Quick Facts of Maria Teresa Dizzia
- Full NameMaria Teresa Dizzia
- Net Worth$6 million
- Date of Birth1974 /12 /29
- NicknameMaria Dizzia
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceNew Jersey, USA
- Active Year1998-present
- Eye colourDark Brown
- SpouseWill Eno
- Height5 feet 6 inches
- Weight53 KG (117 lbs)
- Body Measurement34-25-34
- EducationCornell University
The Tony Award-winning American actress, Maria Dizzia is featured in many movies and tv shows. In the Next Room, Orange is the New Black, 13 Reasons Why, Blacklist, Captain Phillips, Going in Style are some of her great works. Maria Dizzia’s net worth is around $6 million. Dizzia is active in the industry for more than 2 Decades.
Maria is married to Will Eno, an American writer is known for comic tragedy The Realistic Joneses. Find out more about her husband, child, and career below.
A Background on Maria Dizzia
Maria Dizzia was born on 29 December 1974, in Cranford, New Jersey, USA. Dizzia was born to mother Lorraine Dizzia and father John Paul Dizzia was born under Capricorn sign. She grew up with her sister who is a lawyer in New Jersey.
Maria moved to San Diego, California after completing her education from Kent Place School in 1993. In California, Maria learned acting from Cornell University and attended the University of California to complete her Master of Fine Arts degree. She is currently 45-years-old and stands 5 feet 6 inches tall in height.
Maria Dizzia’s successful Hollywood Career
Dizzia started her career in the industry since 1998. Maria worked in Eurydice as the title character, a play written by Sarah Ruhl. Dizzia worked in stage for a handful of her career and continues to do so. She appeared in another play by Sarah Ruhl, In the next room for which she received Tony Awards for Best Performance.
Apart from that, Maria played in a number of stage productions such as The Wooden Breaks, The Drunken City, Cradle and All, Uncle Vanya, If I Forget. Dizzia is also directing the play Hurricane Party.
Maria Dizzia has worked in many feature films since the start of her career. She worked in Sense (1998), The Other Woman (2009), Keep the Lights on (2012), Captain Phillips (2013) alongside the Academy Award-winning actor Tom Hanks.
Maria appeared as Mary Jane Longo in the 2015 movie True Story. She also featured in the 2017 comedy movie Going in Style alongside Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Alan Arkin.
Maria Dizzia’s Orange is the New Black and 13 Reasons Why Fame
As her acting career started growing with time, Maria featured in many TV Shows as well. Maria Dizzia has appeared in shows such as Law & Order, Fringe, The Newsroom, Orange is the new black, Master of None, Royal Pains, 13 Reasons Why, The Blacklist, Red Oaks, The Good Wife, and Louie.
Among all of these, Fans love her in the series Orange is the New Black, Master of None, and 13 Reasons Why. Dizzia appeared in 16 episodes of the hit series Orange is the New Black as Polly Harper from 2013-2014.
Maria also played the character of Amanda in the show Master of None. In the famous Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, Dizzia appeared in Episode Tape 7, Side A as Mrs. Down in 2017.
Maria Dizzia’s Husband and her Personal Life
Dizzia married Will Eno who is a playwright. He wrote the critically acclaimed plays like Thom Pain, The Realistic Joneses, The Open House. The couple welcomed one child, a daughter, Albertine in August 2014. There are no records of Maria’s past relationships.
Maria is very much involved in her professional career. She is busy with her plays, tv shows, and movies so’ whenever she gets free time, Maria likes to spend her time with her daughter as suggested by her Instagram posts. As of now, Maria is also trying out in play directing with Hurricane Party featuring Amy Schumer.
What is Maria Dizzia’s Net Worth?
As of 2019, the estimated net worth of Maria Dizzia’s net worth is at $6 million. She accumulated the fortune from her career as an actor. On average the cast of the series Orange is The New Black earned $59,207 to $69,633. So her salary should definitely be on the same range as the show.
Maria is also a stage actor and a stage actor earns about $1,145.70 per week to $2,034 per week. Her movie Going in Style earned about $84.9 million at the box office. Similarly, her other movie Captain Phillips earned about $218.8 million at the box office. From these movies, Maria also must have gotten some profit amount. So collectively Maria should earn well over $60 thousand a month.
Added that, her husband is a successful playwright and he earns about $38,000 annually.