Quick Facts of Virginia Sara Cassavetes

  • Full NameVirginia Sara Cassavetes
  • Net Worth$100 Thousand (Reported)
  • Date of Birth27 March, 1986
  • NicknameVirginia Cassavetes
  • BirthplaceLos Angeles County, California, USA
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionActress, Writer
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Brown
  • Hair colour Light Brown
  • BuildSlim
  • Height5' 6" (1.68 m)
  • Horoscope Aries

You might have read about a lot of personalities who claim fame after being born in a celebrity family. Today’s topic is also about the same family member, Virginia Cassavetes who also followed the footsteps of her family in order to get established as an actress. Her grandmother is Gena Rowlands and her father is Nick Cassavetes.

Born with a silver spoon in mouth, Cassavetes had it all to fulfill her basic needs. So, she received an opportunity to work in her career. Many of her well-wishers are curious to know about her lifestyle as well as her personal life. If you are one of them, stay tuned with us and find in detail.

Family of Virginia Cassavetes

Virginia Cassavetes was born to her father, Nick Cassavetes, and mother, Isabelle Rafalovich. Her father, Nick is a famous American actor, director, and writer who is currently 60 years old. Some of his films include The Astronaut’s Wife (1999), Blow (2001), and The Hangover Part II (2011). There is no information about her mother.

The image of Virginia Cassavetes
The image of Virginia Cassavetes
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Born in a celebrity family, it was easy for Virginia to enter in the American film industry. She is active in the American film industry as an actress and writer. She is recognized for her works in The Other Woman (2014), Love and Skin (2013), ad American Runaway.

Divorce of Parents

As we prior mentioned, Virginia was born to her father, Nick, and mother, Isabelle. Her parents were married in 1985, before a year of Virginia’s birth. After three years of marriage, the couple welcomed a new member to the family named Sasha. Following the birth of two children, Nick divorced with Isabelle.

Nick Cassavetes with his ex-wife, Heather Wahlquist
Nick Cassavetes with his ex-wife, Heather Wahlquist
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After his divorce, Nick tied the wedding knot with the American film and TV actress, Heather Wahlquist. Before their marriage, they had together worked in varieties of films including The Notebook. Again, Nick parted his ways with Heather through a divorce. However, their marriage and divorce date are not available on the media as of 2019.

Grandmother, Gena Rowlands

Virginia Cassavetes’ grandmother is Gena Rowlands who is currently at the age of 89 and still active in the American movie industry. Gena is widely recognized as an American actress and the winner of four Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards. Some of her TV credits include Crazy in Love (1992), Silent Cries (1993), She’s So Lovely (1997), Hope Floats (1998) and so on.

Her grandmother, Gena married twice in her life. She first married John Cassavetes in 1954. Virginia’s late-grandfather, John was an American actor and died at the age of 59. The reason for his death was cirrhosis of the liver which was caused by many years of alcoholism.

Gena Rowlands with her husband, Robert Forrest
Gena Rowlands with her husband, Robert Forrest
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After the death of her first spouse, Gena decided to marry a retired businessman Robert Forrest in order to take care of her three children; Nick, Alexandra, and Zoe from her late husband. She married Robert in 2012 and spending a happy married life with him as of 2019.

Net Worth – Under Review

The American actress, Virginia Cassavetes has surely accumulated an impressive earning from her long career in the film industry. Though she has not disclosed her net worth, some media sources claim it to be around $100 Thousand. Her grandmother, Gena has an estimated net worth of $10 Million as of 2019.

On the other hand, her father, Nick has accumulated a capital of $40 Million as per the Celebrity Net Worth. Therefore, she is spending a lavish life with her sister and family in a beautiful house resides in the United States.