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Nia Vardalos

Actress | * 09/24/1962 (56) | Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Antonia Eugenia "Nia" Vardalos (born September 24, 1962; Greek: Νία Βαρντάλος) is a Canadian-American actress, screenwriter, and producer of Greek descent. Her most notable work is the 2002 film My Big Fat Greek Wedding, which was based on a one-woman stage play she dramatized and in which she starred. ()

Antonia Eugenia "Nia" Vardalos (born September 24, 1962) is a Canadian-American actress, screenwriter, director, and producer. Her most notable work is the 2002 Academy Award nominated film My Big Fat Greek Wedding.

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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Romance / Love

Known for these Movies & Shows

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2

PG-13

2016 | 2.9/5 | 1h 34min
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I Hate Valentine's Day

PG-13

2009 | 2.6/5 | 1h 38min
available on:

My Big Fat Greek Wedding

PG

2002 | 3.2/5 | 1h 35min
available on:

My Big Fat Greek Life

Certification unknown

2003 | 3.0/5 | 30min per episode

Awards & Nominations for Nia Vardalos

Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay

Movies with Nia Vardalos as Actress(16)

as Nemeny Neverwish (voice)2018 Charming
as Sharon2017 Car Dogs
as Fotoula "Toula" Portokalos2016 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
as Maggie2015 Helicopter Mom
as Rachel Rodman2012 For a Good Time, Call...
as Map Genie2011 Larry Crowne
as Georgia Ianakopolis2009 My Life in Ruins
as Genevieve Gernier2009 I Hate Valentine's Day
as Connie2004 Connie and Carla
as Jennifer2002 Meet Prince Charming
as Fotoula "Toula" Portokalos2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding
as Iris1997 Men Seeking Women

TV Shows/Series with Nia Vardalos as Actress(15)

as Selene (voice)2017 DuckTales
as Annie Spiro2016 Graves
as Herself - Host2015 The Great American Baking Show
as Barbara2014 Jane the Virgin
as Pam2014 Marry Me
as Lisa Shane2009 Drop Dead Diva
as Nia Miller-Portokalos2003 My Big Fat Greek Life
as Attorney Minonna Efron1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
as Grace Almada1995 The Drew Carey Show

Movies with Nia Vardalos as Crew(8)

Writing/Writer2016 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
Production/Executive Producer2016 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
Writing/Writer2011 Larry Crowne
Writing/Screenplay2011 Larry Crowne
Directing/Director2009 I Hate Valentine's Day
Writing/Screenplay2009 I Hate Valentine's Day
Writing/Writer2004 Connie and Carla
Writing/Screenplay2002 My Big Fat Greek Wedding

TV Shows/Series with Nia Vardalos as Crew(1)

Production/Producer2003 My Big Fat Greek Life

Additional Information

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Citizenship: Canada
Born: 09/24/1962 in Winnipeg (current age: 56)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Educated at: Ryerson University, Shaftesbury High School
Spouses (current/former): Ian Gomez
Other names for Nia Vardalos (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Antonia Eugenia Vardalos"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:7264, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 01/06/2019