Liza Lapira is an American actress of Spanish-Chinese ethnicity with a net worth of over $3 million which she made mostly from acting.
Liza is well known for her role as Kianna in the movie 21 released in 2008. She later gained attention for playing Special Agent Michelle Lee in the CBS police procedural series, NCIS, among many others. Aside from her successful acting career, the actress has had a controversial relationship life which we provide more insight into.
Who is Liza Lapira and What is Her Ethnicity?
Liza Lapira was born on the 3rd of December 1981 in Queens, New York but she is of Filipino, Spanish, and Chinese ethnicity. Her parents were not really named on record but they have been said to be of Filipino origin. They migrated to the US and are now full American citizens. She regularly shares pictures of them on her Instagram page.
Growing up, Lapira went to Forest High School in Forest Hills, New York. There are no known records about whether she has any siblings. The much we know about her family are the pictures of her parents which she posts on social media occasionally.
She Started Her Acting Career From Stage Plays
Liza Lapira is a talented American actress that has acted in several movies in Hollywood. She identified her acting talent at an early stage and decided to make a living out of it. She started out acting on the stage in New York and then proceeded to start featuring in independent movies. Her stage features include “As You Like It,” “The School for Wives,” “The Odyssey” and a bunch of others.
Liza then proceeded to start featuring in movies when she moved to Los Angeles in 2004 for an opportunity in television. She got her first major role in television when she acted in the Showtime TV series “Huff.” Lapira also played the character of neuroscientist Ivy in Whedon’s series Dollhouse alongside Fran Kranz and Dichen Lachman. She later joined the cast of the “Incredible” series that features on Netflix in 2018.
Lapira joined the cast of the CBS series, The Equalizer Reboot that also featured Queen Latifa and Chris Noth. Additionally, she acted in films such as “The Big bad Swim” which premiered in 2006 at the Tribeca Film Festival. She was also featured in the film “Cloverfield” in 2008. Other movies that she appeared in include Table foe Three, 21, Fast and Furious (2009), Repo Men as Alva (2010).
Liza Lapira played the role of Liza, a sharp-tongued friend of Hannah (played by Emma Stone) in the film “Crazy Stupid Love” that premiered in 2011. On TV, she held down a major role as Agent Michelle Lee in NCIS, then appeared as Lisa in Traffic Light before playing Robin in Don’t Trust the B— in Apartment 23, Detective Jarocks in Battle Creek, Leslie Barrett in Cooper Barrette’s Guide to Surviving Life, and finally as Eve in the comedy series produced by CBS known as 9JKL. She became a recurring member of the cast of Netflix’s Unbelievable series in 2018.
What is Liza Lapira’s Net Worth?
Liza Lapira’s net worth is estimated at $3 million. Having featured in over 50 movies and TV shows, it is no surprise to see that the star actress has amassed such a fortune. She has worked tirelessly for over 19 years in the industry and has earned every cent of her fortune.
Breaking down her net worth, the actress is believed to have made the bulk of her money mainly from acting as she has no other publicly known income source. She reportedly earns about $100,000 every year and no less than $8,000 monthly working on various film projects. Looking at how fast she is growing her career in the industry and how talented she is, it is believed that in no distant time, Liza Lapira will be earning more than she earns now.
Liza Lapira was Rumored to be Dating Sam Rockwell
Liza Lapira has been rumored to be romantically involved with Choke icon and star Sam Rockwell even though she has never been found on record confirming it. The actress maintained at the time that she was single and was not interested in any man. Even though Liza Lapira’s relationship was not common knowledge, she has been said to have tried hooking up with a few other men.
From what we know, Sam Rockwell is a 54 years old American actor and Oscar winner with credits in films like Lawn Dogs (1997), Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), Matchstick Men (2003), Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017), Vice (2018), and Jojo Rabbit (2019) and others.
There Are Also No Facts To Support Her Rumored Marriage to Marc Anthony
Liza Lapira has been very open about her relationship status and has answered questions to that effect. However, it came as a shock when the reports of her marriage to Jennifer Lopez‘s ex-husband Marc Anthony started making the headlines. Liza may like keeping a low profile but something as sensitive as a marriage to a music star of Marc Anthony’s caliber can never be hidden.
There have been no confirmations of the news of the marriage from both Liza and Marc and that means that it’s probably not true. However, further investigations are being done to ensure that fans are served the truth about the matter but in the meantime, Liza Lapira is still referred to as a single lady who is an actor.
Summarily, while Liza Lapira’s career as an actress continues to blossom and she makes more money thereof, the actress’ relationship life can be one aspect of her life which we might have to wait for sometime before we get to know who she is dating.