Teri Polo Poster


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Overview (3)

Born in Dover, Delaware, USA
Birth NameTheresa Elizabeth Polo
Height 5' 7" (1.7 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Teri Polo was born in Dover, Delaware, to Jane (Gentry) and Vincent Polo, a stereo systems designer. Her ancestry includes Italian (from her paternal grandfather), German, and English. She has two brothers, Mike and Steve. Polo studied ballet for twelve years and was a dancer for the Delaware Regional Ballet at age 15. She dropped out of high school at 16 because she won a local modeling contest for a blue jeans advert in Seventeen magazine. Polo tried her hand at modeling, and was signed to Elite petite division.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Charles Hoeft

Spouse (1)

Anthony Moore (20 April 1997 - 19 April 2005) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (21)

Grew up in Dover, Delaware.
Daughter of Jane Polo and Vince Polo.
Straight 'A' student at Holy Cross Elementary School.
Honors student at Dover High School in Dover, DE.
She and Anthony Moore eloped in Las Vegas one day after becoming engaged in a Sears store.
Dropped out of Dover High School (Dover, DE) at age 17 to move to NYC and pursue acting.
Signed by the Petite modeling agency at age 17.
Studied ballet from age 6 - 17.
Gave birth to her first child, a boy named Griffin (born summer 2002).
Her former husband, Anthony Moore, is a photographer.
Posed in the February 2005 issue of Playboy.
Has 3 dogs.
Was featured as #42 in Maxim Magazine's "Hot 100 of 2002" supplement. (2002)
Daughter Bayley, with her former boyfriend Jamie Wollam, born December 20, 2007 in Los Angeles.
Her former boyfriend Jamie Wollam has a son named Carter Wollam.
Teri and her musician ex-boyfriend, Jamie Wollam, became the parents of a girl, Bayley, on December 20. 2007 in Los Angeles. Bailey weighed in at 7 pounds.
Took a substantial loss ($550,000) selling her five-bedroom, 3,077-square-foot, Asian-inspired house in Manhattan Beach, California for $1.95 million. She originally paid $2.5 million for it in 2006. [2009]
Charlotte, NC, USA: Living with her children. [2011]
In April 2014, Polo filed for bankruptcy, declaring less than $50,000 in assets and debts in excess of $800,000.
Her paternal grandfather was of Italian descent. Her other ancestry is German (including an immigrant great-grandmother), English, and small amounts of Scottish, Scots-Irish (Northern Irish), and Welsh.
Had to file chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2014 after owing 3/4 million in back taxes.

Personal Quotes (3)

I moved to New York between my junior and senior years of high school to just see what it was like, to go to a modeling agency and see how to get representation.
In Hollywood, most things are based on looks, so I'd love to do something that has nothing to do with how I look.
I became disillusioned with dance when I was 16 and started focusing on acting.

Salary (1)

The Fosters (2013) $25,000 per episode

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