Virginia Cassavetes is an American actress and writer who is well-known for The Other Woman (2014), Love and Skin (2013) and American Runaway. Additionally, she has followed the footsteps of her family in order to get established as an actress. She was born with a silver spoon in mouth and received an opportunity to work in her career.
Virginia Cassavetes opened her eyes on in Los Angeles, California, USA. Her birth name is Virginia Sara Cassavetes. As of 2019, her age is 33 years old and her birth sign is Aries. She is the daughter of Nick Cassavetes (father) and Isabelle Rafalovich (mother).
Virginia holds an American nationality and belongs to a white ethnical background. She grew along with her sibling sister Sasha Cassavetes. Similarly, her grandparents’ name is Gena Rowlands (grandmother) and John Cassavetes (grandfather). Her cousins’ name is John Ross, and Veronica Ross respectively.
Virginia stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches i.e 1.68 m. She has a dark brown hair color with dark brown eyes color.
Divorce of Virginia Cassavetes Parents’
As we already mentioned, Virginia is the daughter of her father, Nick, and mother, Isabelle. Before a year Virginia born her parents were married in 1985. The couple also welcomed another daughter named Sasha after three of marriage.
Nick divorced with Isabelle following the birth of two children. Her father Nick tied the wedding knot with the American film and TV actress, Heather Wahlquist after his divorce. The had together worked in varieties of films including The Notebook before their marriage. Her father and step-mother Heather divorce after living a few years together. Currently, her father is single as well as her mother.
Virginia Cassavetes’s Career
For Virginia Cassavetes to enter in the American film industry was easy. She was born in a celebrity family with a silver spoon in mouth and received an opportunity to work in her career.
Virginia is active in the American film industry as an actress and writer as well. Moreover, she came into limelight for her works in The Other Woman in 2014, Love and Skin in 2013, and American Runaway as well. No more information on her professional career.
Who is Her Father?
Nick Cassavetes is an American actor, director, and writer currently age 60 years old. He was born on May 21, 1959, in New York, the United States. His full name is Nicholas David Rowland Cassavetes. Similarly, her father some of his credits films include The Astronaut’s Wife in 1999, Blow in 2001, and The Hangover Part II in 2011.
Her GrandParents’ Career
Virginia grandmother Gena Rowlands still active in the American movie industry and her age is 89 currently. Her grandmother Gena widely recognized as an American actress and the winner of four Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards.
We can also see some of her TV credits which include Crazy in Love in 1992, Silent Cries in 1993, She’s So Lovely in 1997, Hope Floats in 1998 and many more. Also, Gena won the Silver Bear for Best Actress for Opening Night in 1977. In the year 2015, she received an Honorary Academy Award in recognition of her unique screen performances.
Now talking about her late grandfather career, John American actor, film director, and screenwriter of Greek descent. He was born on December 9, 1929, and died on February 3, 1989. Her grandfather was a pioneer of American independent film, writing and directing over a dozen movies. He partially self-financed, and pioneered the use of improvisation and a cinema verite style.
Similarly, he had acted in many Hollywood films, notably Rosemary’s Baby in 1968 and The Dirty Dozen in 1967. In the same year, he was nominated for three separate Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor for The Dirty Dozen. After that, he also won Best Original Screenplay for Faces in 1968 and Best Director for A Woman Under the Influence in 1974 alongside Gena’s Best Actress nomination.
He has also worked frequently collaborated with various actors, including his wife Gena Rowlands, Peter Falk, Ben Gazzara, and Seymour Cassell.
Net Worth of Virginia Cassavetes
The American actress, Virginia Cassavetes has an estimated net worth around $100 thousand as of 2019. He surely accumulated an impressive earning from her long career in the film industry.
On the other hand her late grandmother, Gena has an estimated net worth of $10 Million. Likewise, her father, Nick has accumulated a capital of $40 Million as of 2019. She is spending a lavish life with her sister and family in a beautiful house resides.
Her Relationship Status
Virginia Cassavetes, current relationship status is single neither married. Similarly, no news regarding her relationship is out in the media as well.