Italian descent American actress Aida Turturro dazzled fans across the globe with her exceptional performance in the series 'The Sopranos.' But her contributions on the big screen is also undeniable having worked in 'Junior,' 'Deep Blue Sea,' and few others.
Relationship Status Of Actress Aida Turturro
The "Wright Verdicts" star is neither in wedlock nor in romance and is single right now. It might come as a big surprise to many but it is a fact.
The actress' busy professional life seems to be the main culprit for her single status. Regardless of whatever reasons there might be we hope Aida finds find her soul mate soon!
Although she has never been in a relationship or link-ups with anyone, Turturro openly admitted that she had "a little attraction" with her "The Sopranos" co-star Late James Gandolfini. However, she also stated that they remained good friends until the actor's death in 2013.
Made Family In The Sopranos
During her illustrious career in acting, Aida Turturro played on many big and small screen. However, her time in the drama series "The Sopranos" has been the most memorable one.
The charming lady took on the role of Janice and worked with actors James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falco, Michael Imperioli, and many others. She says that it (during the shoot of The Sopranos) was not a set; it was a family. Recalling that moment,
The actress said:
"We were blessed. Like the way I came out here and fell in love with the people? It was like that. It wasn't just a hit show; we were blessed with an insane quality of writing. But the truth is, you can have that and still have a miserable group."
She further stated:
"we had an amazing, beautiful group, stemming from the love from James. It has to start from the top and James, Edie [Falco], David [Chase, the show's creator], we all were a family, like a family who supports each other."
Along with receiving numerous nominations Turturro also won the Screen Actors Guild Awards for her performance in the crime drama series in 2007.
Wealth And Career Earnings Of The Award-Winning Actress
From over thirty years in the entertainment industry, it is natural to presume that Aida surely has an impressive wealth from her works. And that is exactly true as she boasts a net worth of $5 million, as of 2019.
Aida's cousin John Turturro who is an American actor, writer, and director, has a net worth of $24 million. On average, an actor in the US earns a salary of $39.84 per hour and $50,235 yearly. But surely the actress makes a much higher pay than that.
Other than The Sopranos, she is famous for portraying the recurring character of Heddie Hawkins in the series "The Blacklist." On it, she acted with actors James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff, Ryan Eggold, and many others.
Check out the trailer Aida Turturro's movie Junior (1994)!
Aida has a fair share of big-screen credits as well; she played the role of Louise in the movie "Junior". In the comedy movie, she got to work with stars like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Danny DeVito, Emma Thompson, Frank Langella.
Quick Facts About Aida Turturro
- Aida Turturro is the daughter of artist Domenick Turturro, and Dorothy Turturro, a homemaker.
- Her name Aida was inspired by her father's love for opera music.
- The 56-year-old played the role of Rosebud in the movie "Romance & Cigarettes," which was directed by her cousin John Turturro.
- She loves singing during her free time.
- As someone who suffered from Rheumatoid Arthritis at the age of 12, Turturro now serves as a spokesperson for the Joint Effort Against Rheumatoid Arthritis campaign.
- The celeb was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 2001.
- Turturro is inactive on any social media platform.