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Pia Zadora

Pia Zadora was born on May 4, 1954 in Hoboken, New Jersey, USA as Pia Alfreda Schipani. She is an actress, known for Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (1994), Hairspray (1988) and The Lonely Lady (1983). She has been married to Michael Jeffries since 2005. She was previously married to Jonathan Kaufer and Meshulam Riklis. See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 6 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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The Lonely Lady
The Lonely Lady Jerilee Randall
Butterfly Kady Tyler


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 1999 Frasier (TV Series)
- Dr. Nora (1999) ... Jill (voice)
 1995 Favorite Deadly Sins (TV Movie)
Pia Zadora
 1989 Troop Beverly Hills
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 1989 Heartbeat of Love (Video short)
 1986 When the Rain Begins to Fall (Video short)
 1985 Feel the Motion
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 1983 Pajama Tops (TV Movie)
Babette Latouche
 1982 Fake-Out
Bobbie Warren
 1982 Butterfly
Kady Tyler
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Other Works:

1985: Album "Pia & Phil" with the London Philharmonic Orchestra 12 songs. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 3 Interviews | 2 Articles | 13 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


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They [Hollywood industry] may resent somebody infringing on their territory which is a natural thing. You don't come out of nowhere and win a Golden Globe! If I were a struggling little actress who won, they'd say, 'Oh come on, sweetheart. You won! Great!' and I'd be part of their clique. But no. They don't have that power over me; I'm not at their mercy. That may be what they resent. - on her ... See more »


Children: Jordan Maxwell (13 April 1997) with Jonathan Kaufer; Kady Zadora (1 January 1985) and Kristopher Barzie (1987) with Meshulam Riklis. See more »

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