Constance Marie Net Worth

Net Worth $ 5,000,000
Real name Constance Marie Lopez
Source of Wealth Acting, Dancing
Profession Actress, Dancer
Spouse/Partner Kent Katich (Separated 2015)
Date of Birth Sep 9, 1965
Zodiac Virgo
Age 57
Gender Female
Height 164 cm / 5 ft 4 inch
Nationality American

Biography

Constance Marie is an American actress and dancer, whose career skyrocketed after becoming a dancer for David Bowie.

Her career peaked during the ‘90s and ‘00s, and as of 2022, her net worth is estimated at $5 million.

Early life

Constance grew up in L.A. Not much is known about where she went to school, and if she ever got to finish college.

When she turned 19, she got a role as a dancer in the musical “Cosmopolis,” composed by Ryuichi Sakamoto in Japan. After returning to the States, she was noticed at a local club by a choreographer for David Bowie, which is how she got hired to be his dancer for his tour in 1987.

No information is available about her upbringing, her parents, or if she has any siblings.

Career

Movie roles

Marie started her career very early. After becoming a dancer for Bowie, she got cast in the movie “Salsa,” in 1988. The same year, she got cast as a dancer in the movie “Glass Spider.”

In 1995, she landed a role in “My Family”, and was cast as Toni, followed by the movie “Selena” in 1997, for the role of Marcela Quintanilla. In 1999, Constance got the part of Rosa in “The Last Marshall.”

In 2000, Constance Marie got a role in the HBO television film “Dancing in September,” where she portrayed the role of Teresa Lopez. The following year she worked on two projects: “See Spot Run”, for the role of the neighbor, and “Tortilla Soup” for the role of Yolanda.

Constance Marie didn’t get movie roles for several years, until she appeared in “Puff, Puff, Pass” in 2006, for the role of Montana. In 2011, she voiced the character of Imelda in “Puss in Boots,” alongside Salma Hayek and Antonio Banderas. Her last movie role was as the character Sandra, in “Sweet Surrender” in 2014.

TV show roles

Constance Marie appeared in TV shows more often, when compared to her movie roles history.

From 1988 to 1989, Marie starred as Penny Rivera for 11 episodes of the TV show “Dirty Dancing”. For the next two years, she worked on “Santa Barbara” as Nikki Alvarez.

In 1991, she appeared in three different projects; as Jenny in “The Man in the Family”, as Bianca Alamán in “Jake and the Fatman”, and also appeared in a single episode of “Sibs”.

In 1992, Marie worked on two different shows: “Reasonable Doubts” as Officer Petra Delgado, and “The Hat Squad”.

In the following three years, Constance Marie wasn’t as busy as she usually is and only appeared in a single show per year. In 1993, she appeared as Joan Zevo in “12:01”, in 1994 as Connie Sealle in “Island City”, and in 1995 she appeared as Liz Shelby in “Fast Company”.

In 1995, Marie appeared as Beverley Sanchez in a single episode of “The Sentinel”. In 1997, she worked briefly on “The Underworld” and “Spin City”, where she portrayed the role of Gabby Sanchez.

From ‘97 to ‘98, she worked on “Union Square” in the role of Gabriella Diaz, and she starred in 13 episodes.

From 1998 to 2000, she appeared in 6 episodes of “Early Edition” as Toni Brigatti, and at the same time appeared in two episodes of “Two Guys and a Girl” as Venita.

In 2001, she appeared in “Ally McBeal” as Inez Cortez for one episode, and in “That ‘70s Show” as a little drummer boy; both shows were extremely popular at the time.

She starred in 13 episodes of “American Family” as Nina Gonzalez.

In 2002, Constance Marie landed her first main role in the TV show - “George Lopez,” where she played the character of Angie Lopez for 120 episodes until 2007.

In 2008, she appeared as Detective Carolina Flores in “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.”

In 2009, she appeared as Virginia Molina in “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” and as Victoria in “According to Jim.” In 2010, she played the role of Victoria Corrales in “Class.”.

From 2011 to 2017, Constance Marie played her second main role in the TV show “Switched at Birth” in the role of Regina Vasquez, where she appeared for 103 episodes.

In 2016, she took a role in “Angel from Hell” for 5 episodes, as the character of Linda. She had a recurring voice role for “Elena of Avalor” from 2016 to 2020, for the role of Doña Paloma.

In 2017, she starred as herself in the TV show “Lopez” in a single episode. Later the same year, she appeared in the anthology series “Law & Order True Crime” for 8 episodes in the role of Marta Cano.

She then got her third main role in the show “Undone” from 2019-2022, in the role of Camila Diaz for 16 episodes. At the same time, from 2019-2020, she portrayed the role of Dr. Corts in a recurring role for “Alexa & Katie.”

In 2020, she played Marie in the show “Connecting…” for a single episode, followed by her newest main role in the TV show “With Love” in her role as Beatriz Diaz.

In her career, she has received 11 nominations from prominent American award shows. She won in two categories: Imagen Awards: Best Actress in Television Comedy, “George Lopez” (2004), and ALMA Awards: Favorite TV Actress - Supporting Role, “Switched at Birth” (2012).[1]

Personal life

Constance Marie was engaged to Kent Katich, a yoga instructor, for 15 years. The couple got together in 2000 but split up in 2015.[2]They have one child together, Luna Marie. Constance has spoken up publicly about having had issues conceiving a child. As she stated for the “Daily Mail,” she was 38 and a half years old when they first started trying to have a baby, and it took them three and a half years before she finally got pregnant, which is why she calls her child a “miracle baby.”

The couple avoided any public altercations, so not much is known about the reason they split up.

Conclusion

Constance Marie is an American actress and dancer, who has been on the US movie scene for several decades now.

Her career started as her being David Bowie’s tour dancer before she started making a name for herself in the movie and TV shows industry.

Her net worth as of 2022 is estimated at $5 million.

References

  1. Constance Marie (2022) Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation. Available at: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Constance_Marie#:~:text=Constance%20Marie%20Lopez%20(born%20September,1965)%20is%20an%20American%20actress. (Accessed: December 2, 2022).

  2. Dailymail.com, J.P.F. (2015) Constance Marie separates from her fiancé of 15 years Kent Katich, Daily Mail Online. Associated Newspapers. Available at: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-3219890/Constance-Marie-separates-fianc-15-years-Kent-Katich.html (Accessed: December 2, 2022).