The reality television star Rosa Blasi is a multi-talented American actress best known for her brilliant role as Barb Thunderman in the Nickelodeon series titled The Thundermans. She rose to fame when she starred in the lifetime medical drama titled Strong Medicine from 2000 to 2006.
Rosa Blasi came from a strong theatre background, she started acting since she was eight years old and has starred in several movies. She is an amazing singer (mezzo-soprano), she has gone on music tours with Kenny Rogers and has starred in many musicals.
Let’s take a look at Blasi’s background, biography, her age, career, body measurements, and other interesting facts about the amazing actress below
Rosa Blasi was born in Chicago, Illinois in the United States on December 19, 1972. She was raised by her parents Rocco and Joyce Blasi who are of Italian, Irish, and Hispanic ethnic origins. She has two sisters named Marina and Tasha, and two brothers named Michael and Rocky.
While she was growing, Rosa was trained as a mezzo-soprano singer; she came from a strong theatre background. Having been part of Piven Performance Company and The Second City, the talented actress participated in numerous music tours with Kenny Rogers as well as musicals. Rosa completed her high school and studied arts at the university, however, information regarding her education has not been disclosed by Rosa yet.
Rosa Blasi started acting since she was eight years old, she made her professional debut in 1996 when she starred in the CBS Soap Opera titled The Bold and The Beautiful and later, she also appeared in the movie titled High Tide the same year. Subsequently, she featured in numerous sitcoms including Hitz, Frasier, Grown Ups, Becker, Caroline in the City, V.I.P, and Beverly Hills. She also starred alongside Bob Hoskins in a Showtime film titled Noriega: God’s Favorite.
However, Rosa got her breakthrough when she landed a role in the big-screen lifetime drama series titled Strong Medicine from 2000 to 2006. She played the role of a doctor that runs a free health clinic and the series was later completed in 2006. She got her first major role in the 2004 movie titled The Grudge as well as Making Changes, and Lesser of Three Evils & Memories of Death.
Rosa Blasi featured in an episode of CSI: Miami titled Shootout in 2005 and later starred in Make It or Break It, General Hospital, Inseparable, and Lone Star until 2010. Others include Hot in Cleveland in 2012 and from 2013 to date, she has been playing the role of Barb Thunderman in the Nickelodeon series titled The Thundermans.
Asides from acting, Rosa Blasi was crowned Miss Rockford in 1993 Swimsuit preliminary Competition as well as Miss Chicago in 1994. She was a finalist in the Miss Illinois Pageant for both 1993 and 1994. She has been a regular performer in the breast cancer research concert titled What a Pair. Rosa has featured in several radios and television shows including Late Night Show with Craig Kilborn and she also wrote a comedic memoir titled Jock Itch: Misadventures of a Retired Jersey Chaser which was later published by Harper Collins in 2011.
Rosa Blasi has been in few relationships and has married twice. She was in a relationship with New York Giant’s fullback Jim Finn and after dating for a few years the couple tied the knot on Valentine’s day February 14, 2004. They welcomed their daughter named Kaia Finn on September 20, 2006, and two years later, the couple got separated due to series of unresolved issues. The couple got divorced in 2008 and they both have equal rights to their daughter.
However, after their separation, Blasi started another relationship with a mortgage broker named Todd Williams Harris. The duo met on the social site called match.com and later got married on May 3, 2014. She has a stepdaughter named Ryan Harris from Todd’s previous marriage. The happy couple with their children currently resides in the United States.
Just like a model, the charming actress is very sexy and attractive. Rosa has a slim bodybuild with seductive body measurements of 34-24-35 inches. She stands at 5 feet 2 inches and weighs 54 kg. Her bra size is 34D, dress size 8 and feet/shoe size of 4.
Rosa Blasi’s Net Worth
The Thunderman’s star actress has been outstanding since the inception of her acting career. With her winning performance and incredible sense of humor, Rosa has continued to be on the spotlight featuring in numerous films and reality television series. Rosa Blasi has amassed a lot of wealth from her acting career, she currently has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million.
5 Things To Know About The Actress
- Rosa started acting since she was eight years old
- She rose to fame following her appearance in the lifetime medical drama Strong Medicine
- She has been playing Barb Thunderman on the television series titled The Thundermans since 2013
- Blasi is a talented Mezzo Soprano singer and performs regularly at the breast cancer research concert titled What a Pair
- Rosa married twice, her first marriage was to New York Giant’s fullback Jim Finn in 2004 and they separated in 2008. She later married Todd Harris in 2014.