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Rosa Blasi Poster

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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 19 December 1972Chicago, Illinois, USA
Height 5' 2" (1.57 m)

Mini Bio (1)

A native of Chicago, Rosa comes from a strong theater background, having performed in more than 40 professional productions beginning at age eight; ranging from comedy at the esteemed Piven Performance Company, as well as Second City, to starring in numerous musicals and touring with Kenny Rogers. Blasi's television debut was a recurring role on the CBS soap opera, "The Bold and the Beautiful." Soon to follow was a starring role on the MTV/UPN sitcom "Hitz." Rosa's rare combination of sex appeal and comedic timing landed her guest roles on hit shows such as "Frasier," "Becker," "Caroline in the City," "Drew Carey," "Grown Up," "Holding the Baby" and "Beverly Hills, 90210." She later starred in the dramatic Showtime film, "Noriega: God's Favorite," which was shot in the Philippines. The film was directed by Roger Spottiswoode, and co-starred Bob Hoskins. Both the film and Blasi's performance were critically acclaimed. Blasi recently starred in the Vagina Monologues at the Apollo Theater and has recorded numerous radio and television voice-overs. Her sharp tongue and quick wit have earned her a reputation as a favorite and often repeat guest on talk shows.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: cool folks from Lifetime

Spouse (2)

Todd William Harris (3 May 2014 - present)
Jim Finn (14 February 2004 - 2008) (divorced) (1 child)

Trivia (12)

Speaks fluent Italian and is a classically trained mezzo soprano.
Her ethnic background is Puerto Rican, Italian, and Irish.
Has the same birth date as Alyssa Milano.
Close friends with actor Sean Hayes, who attended her wedding on February 14, 2004, and Lisa Vidal.
Married NY Giants fullback Jim Finn on February 14, 2004 in Maui.
She was Miss Rockford 1993 (Swimsuit Preliminary) and Miss Chicago 1994, and a finalist in the Miss Illinois pageants of both years. Her talent for the Miss Chicago 1994 pageant was singing "I'd give my life for you" from Miss Saigon. A clip can be found at her website.
Rosa has had piano classes for 5 years, dancing classes for 5 years, and voice training for 13 years.
Rosa has written several articles for the Huffington Post.
Rosa wrote a comedic memoir published by Harper Collins on 3/29/11 titled Jock Itch: Misadventures of A Retired Jersey Chaser. The book details the 10 years she spent in serious relationships with professional athletes and the hilarious events that caused her to seek "athlete sobriety".
Gave birth to her 1st child at age 33, a daughter Kaia Finn on September 20, 2006. Kaia was born 2 weeks premature. Child's father is her now ex-1st husband, Jim Finn.
(May 3, 2014) Married for the 2nd time her boyfriend of 16 months Todd William Harris.
Has a step-daughter named Ryan Harris (b.2007).

Personal Quotes (2)

I question those guys who get their daily dose of SportsCenter. I think that's weirder than guys watching Lifetime. We have hot girls on Lifetime. If men like women, they're going to like Lifetime. - Stuff Magazine
"When I'm not listening to rap I like Broadway. Does that make me bipolar?" - "my personal style" (magazine unknown)

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