Natasha Lyonne an American actress received her first Primetime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Guest Actress in comedy series in 2014 for her role in Orange is the New Black. Besides that, Lyonne has appeared in movies like American Pie series, Slums of Beverly, Blade:Trinity and so on.
Early life and Education
Natasha Lyonne was born on April 1979 in New York City. She is the daughter of Ivette Buchinger and Aaron Braunstein. Lyonne was raised as an Orthodox Jew. Later she moved to Israel and lived there for a year and a half.
She attended Ramaz school, a private Jewish school. Natasha graduated from Miami country day school. She also had an interest in theater and attended New York University.
At the age of six Lyonne was cast as Opal on Pee-wee’s Playhouse, followed by film appearances in A man called Sarge, Heartburn, and Dennis the Menace.
When she was young, Natasha was signed by the Ford Modeling Agency. At 16 she was cast in Everyone says I love You’’ by Woody Allen. She has also made the television appearance on shows such as NBC’S Will and Grace. Natasha also worked in the New York theater as a film artist and television presenter.
Lyonne made her New York stage debut in the award-winning New Group production of Mike Leigh. For her performance in Kim Rosenstock’s comedy, she received positive reviews.
Lyonne has made guest appearances on the series Weeds, Will and Grace, New Girl, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
Natasha Lyonne has been in a relationship with Saturday Night Live alum Fred Armisen since 2014.
Before dating Fred, she was in a romantic relationship with Adam Goldberg. They started dating in 2001 and ended thing in 2004. She also had a brief romance with Edward Furlong from 1998-1999.
Natasha has been involved in many controversies. She was arrested for driving under the influence during early 2000. For the second time, she was arrested for conflicts with the neighbors.
Lyonne, in 2005, got evicted by her landlord, Michael Rapaport, an actor following the complaint regarding her behavior with the tenants. The same year she suffered from hepatitis C, a collapsed lung, and a heart infection for which she was admitted under a pseudonym at the Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan.
In 2006 an arrest warrant was issued for Natasha for missing a court hearing for her previous case. The same year she was admitted to the Caron Foundation, alcohol, and drug treatment center.
Natasha also underwent open heart surgery to treat the damage caused by her heart infection. Later she opened up about her health problems on The Rosie Show after her recovery.
Lyonne's net worth is estimated to be 3 million dollars.
Natasha Lyonne Affairs
First Affair with Edward Furlong
Edward Furlong is an American actor and musician. He is a Saturn and MTV Movie Award winner for his role in Terminator 2: Judgement Day. Edward dated Natasha during 1998. However, their romance only lasted for a year.
Affair with Adam Goldberg
Adam Goldberg is an actor, director, producer, and musician known for films such as Dazed and Confused, Saving Private Ryan, A Beautiful Mind and so on. Adam and Lyonne had an affair in the year 2001. Their relationship lasted for three years.
Third Affair with Fred Armisen
Fred Armisen is an American actor, comedian, voice artist, screenwriter, producer, singer, and musician. Fred started dating Natasha in the year 2004. The pair is still going strong as a couple.