Connie Sellecca is an American actress, producer, and former underwear model. She gained popularity through her various roles in the films and television series in which she appeared, and especially through the role of Christine Francis in the 1983 television series “Hotel”, which was voted the most-watched television series.
She also appeared in The Greatest American Hero in 1981 and Flying High in 1978. Connie was later nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – TV Series Drama (1987).
Connie Sellecca’s Age
The actress Connie Sellecca, born as Concetta Sellechia, was born on May 25, 1955, in the Bronx, New York, USA, as the daughter of Italian parents, Primo Sellechia and Ann Sellechia.
At the age of twelve, Connie moved to Pomona, New York, where she attended Pomona Junior High School. While attending Ramapo High School in Spring Valley, she became interested in the performing arts, so although she enrolled at Boston College, she soon retired to pursue a career as an actress.
Connie Sellecca’s Husband
Connie was married to Gil Gerard in 1979 and was with him until 1987 when they divorced, the two had a son together, Gib Gerard. Gil remarried with Bobi Leonard in the same year of his divorce, which lasted two years and he has been single ever since.
Gilbert C. Gerard was born on January 23, 1943, in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA, and is an actor who has made a name for himself mainly through his role in the television series “Buck Rogers in the 25th Century”. At the beginning of 2017, sources estimated his net worth at $1 million, which he earned mainly through his career as an actor, who has been in the industry since the 1970s in commercials, films, and various television shows, all of which have secured the position of his fortune.
In 1991 Connie met John Tesh, who was best known as the host of “Entertainment Tonight”. John was once with Oprah Winfrey in the 1970s and was married to actress Julie Wright, from whom he was separated in 1991, the same year he met Connie. They met for two years and had a traditional courtship that did not include sex, or they lived together until their wedding night and were married on April 4, 1992. Both Sellecca and Tesh are born-again Christians. They had a daughter, Prima Tesh, in 1994, named after her grandfather, Primo Sellechia.
John Tesh is an American musician, radio and television presenter who has had a flourishing musical career as the host of his own national radio show. He has written several books and continues to tour extensively. Tesh has sold over eight million records, and his live concerts have raised more than $20 million. John’s successful career has helped him accumulate an estimated net worth of $30 million.
In 2007, Tesh won Radio and Records magazine’s Syndicated Personality/Show of the Year award for his radio show, and in 2003 he was nominated for a Grammy for “Best Pop Instrumental Album” for Power of Love. John has also won three gold albums, six Emmys for his sports themes, and a Keyboard Magazine Award.
Connie Sellecca’s Children
Connie’s son from her first marriage to Gib Gerard was born on September 2, 1981, in Los Angeles, California, USA, as Gilbert Vincent Gerard. He graduated from Westmount College with a B.S. in mathematics in 2004 but is best known as an actor and producer through God’s Country (2012), The Wild Stallion (2009), and All About Christmas Eve (2012). He has a net worth of $1.5 million.
Her daughter with John Tesh, Prima Tesh, was born on June 2, 1994. She has a passion for dance and is also studying at school.
Connie Sellecca’s Net Worth
Connie has an estimated net worth of $500,000. Her most recent venture is The Sellecca Solution, her personalized line of skincare products. The line is also a collaboration with renowned dermatologists such as Dr. Patricia Wexler, and her main market is women from the Mediterranean region. The products can only be purchased by direct order.
Is Connie Sellecca Dead?
Recently there have been rumors about the death of the famous actress, but they have been proven wrong and only a death prank. The actress is still alive and well.