Masiela Lusha is famous for many things, apart from her career as an accomplished actress, she has made a name as a talented writer, versatile producer as well as a graceful model. The Albanian-American entertainer made her movie debut on the set of the 2000 film A Father’s Love where she came in as the lead character Lisa. Her debut on television also came the same year in Lizzie McGuire – a Disney Channel series where she made a guest appearance in the episode Last Year’s Model, portraying the character of Olivier. Her big break was attained on the world-acclaimed ABC sitcom popularly known as George Lopez where she portrayed the character of Carmen Lopez.
The famed actress has since made several appearances in productions like Blood: The Last Vampire, Sharknado: The 4th Awakens, Summoning, Puppy Days, Law & Order: Criminal Intent and so many others too numerous to mention. Notably, she has bagged the Young Artist Award for Leading Young Actress in a Comedy or Drama two times in a row (2003 and 2004).
Additionally, Masiela Lusha has penned five poetry books – The Living Air, Inner Thoughts, The Call, Amore Celeste and Drinking the Moon, some of which she successfully translated into Albania, English, and German. Her translation prowess led her to translate prayers, as well as poems written by Mother Teresa. Masiela is widely recognized as the youngest writer to publish a book in two languages. She has a couple of children’s books to her credit, as well as a novel titled the Besa.
Masiela Lusha – Bio & Age
Masiela Lusha was born on the 23rd of October 1985 in Tirana, Albania, as the only offspring of her parents. Her mum Daniela Lusha earned a living as a magazine publisher and though her dad’s profession is not known, he has been accurately identified as Max Lusha. Masiela and her parents left her home country as refugees. Before getting to the United States, her family made a lot of stops in several places like Budapest, Hungary, as well as Vienna. They also spent some time in Austria before they finally settled down in the US when she was seven years old.
She attended Burbank High School where she accomplished her graduation a couple of years earlier than the normal age. She proceeded to Glendale College, in Southern California where she bagged an AA degree. The young genius later joined UCLA at the age of 18, majoring in Creative Writing.
Masiela Lusha has always exhibited a healthy interest in dance and modeling, she commenced jazz and ballet training at age 7 and by the time she was 12, the young talent was already part of the modeling profession and was also active in theater productions. She moved to LA when she was signed by an agent. Before then, she had already dropped her debut poetry collection which was a bilingual work titled Inner Thoughts. Her publication earned her pride of place as one among the Top Ten Talented Poets of North American origin. she spent her early years in LA on the runway as a model while she continued with her publication of children’s books as well as poetry.
The media has not really succeeded in getting valid information on the annual earnings of the famed entertainer but we have it from a trusted source that Masiela Lusha earned $450,000 for the role she played on the set of Georges Lopez in 2002. According to celebritynetworth.com, Masiela has accumulated a healthy net worth of $2 million which has come mainly from her acting career. Her other professions as a writer and model have also been given credit for a good portion of her wealth.
The love life of the actress cum model is not a complicated one, the only love of her life is her lifelong partner Ramzi Habibi who earns a living as a financier. The couple commenced dating in 2012, and barely a year later, their relationship culminated in a wedding ceremony which took place at Wanaka Peak in Queenstown, New Zealand, just after Christmas – on the 28th of December 2013. Their union has lasted for five years and they received a bundle of joy on the 13th of February 2018 when their son named Landon joined the family.
Where Is She Now?
The question of what the star of George Lopez is doing now has a simple answer – it would appear that Masiela Lusha has finally found her happy ending as she and her spouse welcomed their first baby in February 2018. Prior to that, she was on the set of the most recent Sharknado film which was released in 2017. Apart from that, she seems to be enjoying her new role as a mother as she devotes quality time to her family.