Quick Facts of Debbie Thespina Matenopoulos

  • Full NameDebbie Thespina Matenopoulos
  • Net Worth$4 Million
  • Date of Birth13 December, 1974
  • NicknameMatenopoulos
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceRichmond, Virginia, United States
  • Ethnicity Caucasian white
  • Religion Christian
  • ProfessionTelevision host, Journalist, Lifestyle Expert
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1997-present
  • Eye colour Brown
  • Hair colour Blonde
  • BuildMesomorph
  • Spouse Jon Falcone (m. 2013), Jay Faires (m. 2003–2009)
  • Height5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)
  • Body MeasurementSlim
  • Education John Randolph Tucker High School, Virginia Commonwealth University, New York University - Journalism
  • Online PresenceInstagram (40k followers), Twitter (58.1K Followers), Facebook (19,743 followers)
  • ChildrenAlexandra Kalliope Falcone (born in 2014)
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
Debbie Matenopoulos

Debbie Matenopoulos is an American television host, and journalist, best known for her appearance in the animated action-comedy series, Celebrity Deathmatch. She is also notable for her debut as the youngest co-host on Walter’s news talk show, The View. Matenopoulos co-hosts the talk show, Home & Family since 2016.

Debbie is married twice. Currently, she is living a happy married life with her second husband Jon Falcone. So, does she share any children with her ex-spouse? Let’s take a glimpse of Matenopoulos’ personal life.

Parents & Siblings

Debbie was born as Debra Thespina Matenopoulos on 13th December 1974, in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Moreover, Matenopoulos is an American by her nationality and belongs to Caucasian white ethnicity.

Metenopoulos is the youngest child of Efrosini (mother), a hairstylist and Nicholas T. Matenopoulos (father), a furniture maker. She grew up with her elder sister, Maria, and brother, Ike Matenopoulos.

Debbie Matenopoulos with her parents in Virginia Beach, Virginia on 17th June 2019.
Debbie Matenopoulos with her parents in Virginia Beach, Virginia, on 17th June 2019.                                                                                            Source: Instagram

Debbie attended John Randolph Tucker High School before enrolling at Virginia Commonwealth University for one year. Later, she went to study Journalism at New York University. While studying at NYU, Matenopoulos became a member of the women’s fraternity, Alpha Omicron Pi and worked as an intern at MTV network.


Debbie Matenopoulos started her career as an MTV production assistant in 1997. Later, Barbara Walters, a broadcast journalist, saw her talent and invited for an audition on Walters’ news talk show, The View. Similarly, she also appeared on The Daily Show with Dervla Kirwan and Michael Showalter.

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Matenopoulos made her appearance as a host in the American news TV show, Good Day Live in 2001. She then appeared as a co-host on the talk-show, Queer Edge with Jack E. Jett. Likewise, her other television works are The Talk, The Insider, etc.

Salary & Net Worth

Debbie Matenopoulos’ net worth is estimated to be around $4 Million as of 2019. She boasts a lucrative salary from $500 Thousand to $700 Thousand per year. Having a fruitful wealth, Matenopoulos also boasts an extra income from her other works which include advertisement, hosting live shows, etc. Similarly, her current husband Jon Falcone’s net worth is $2.5 Milion.

Debbie Matenopoulos recently shared a beautiful photo of her on her Instagram while in Universal Studios Backlot Home & Family Set on 4th September 2019.
Debbie Matenopoulos recently shared a beautiful photo of her on her Instagram while in Universal Studios Backlot Home & Family Set on 4th September 2019.                                                                                        Source: Instagram

Matenopoulos stars in the American morning talk show, Home and Family with Mark Steines and Cameron Mathison. Steines and Mathison have a net worth of $10 Million and $2 Million respectively. She also appears with many celebrities who have maintained a hefty sum of wealth from their profession.

Currently, Matenopoulos and her spouse are probably living a lavish life relishing the combined earnings. However, the details about her house and other properties are not available.

Husband & Children

Debbie Matenopoulos is currently in a conjugal relationship with her second husband, Jon Falcone, a television personality. The couple had their first encounter on the set of The Gossip Queens in 2010. Shortly the duo became friends and started to share their company. Later, they expressed their love for each other and engaged in 2012.

Debbie Matenopoulos is carrying with her lovely daughter, Alexandra Kalliope.
Debbie Matenopoulos is carrying with her lovely daughter, Alexandra Kalliope.                                                                                                      Source: People

The love birds eloped and tied the knot in 2013, in Athens, Greece. Likewise, Matenopoulos gave birth to their child, a beautiful daughter, Alexandra Kalliope Falcone on 29th October 2014. Currently, Matenopoulos is living happily with her spouse and child.

Previous Marriage & Spouse

Debbie Matenopoulos was married to her first husband, Jay Faires who is the president of Music at Lions Gate Entertainment and founder of Mammoth Records. The couple first met in 2000 while she was hosting the talk show, Good Day Live. After the show, a mutual friend introduced them, and they started dating each other.

Photo of Debbie Matenopoulos' ex-husband, Jay Faires.
Photo of Debbie Matenopoulos’ ex-husband, Jay Faires.                   Source: IMDb

The pair exchanged their wedding vows on 5th July 2003. However, after six years of their marriage, they seperated in March 2008, citing irreconcilable differences. Shortly, her spouse filed for divorce on 12th November 2008 in Los Angeles County Superior Court. Later, the court finalized their divorce in 2009. However, they don’t have children from their marriage.

Other than this, there are no other records of Matenopoulos’ past and present affairs. Besides, she is free of rumors and controversies. Currently, she resides in Los Angeles, California, with her family and friends.