For every success story in Hollywood, there are a hundred others who did not succeed. These unlucky ones instead watched their dreams of being a movie star crash and burn. One of those who belong to this category is Nicolette Scorsese; she was in a few movies and TV series before her career fizzled out entirely. Find out more about Scorsese here including her bio and age, husband and family facts, etc.
Nicolette Scorsese was born on the 6th of January 1954. There is a paucity of information with regards to her early childhood and educational background. It is however known that Scorsese obtained her high school diploma. Nicolette Scorsese fell in love with acting and modelling when she was just a child. She aspired to make a career in Hollywood and started out in modeling. Her acting dream only materialized much later, when she was in her early 30s. Her TV debut came in 1985 in the award-winning TV series, The A-Team. The action series followed four Vietnam vets who are framed for a crime they did not commit. They make a run for their lives and end up saving innocent people along the way. Scorsese had a minor role as Cindy in the series.
Nicolette Scorsese’s next role came in 1988 in the movie, Perfect Victims; a horror/thriller about a psycho who blames women for the fact that he contracted AIDS. He thus begins to stalk and kill beautiful women as some sort of revenge. Scorsese played the role of one of these beautiful women named Melissa Cody. The starlet got her supposed big break in the 1989 movie, The National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. The movie follows the antics of the Griswold family who plan to have the perfect holiday. Their perfect plans are however ruined by a cousin who relocates his camper to their property. They also have to deal with their employer’s refusal to pay an agreed Christmas bonus. In the movie, Scorsese plays the role of a sexy departmental store clerk and the protagonist (Clark Griswold) fantasizes about her.
After The National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, Nicolette Scorsese went on to accumulate minor roles in movies such as Aspen Extreme (1993), Fun in Girls Shorts (2004), I’ll Do Anything (1994) and Girls in Prison (1994) and Boxing Helena (1993). Nicolette Scorsese also featured in TV series such as NYPD Blues, ER, Charles in Charge, L.A. Law.
There are no details with regard to Scorsese’s parents or siblings. Some people erroneously assume that she is related to Martin Scorsese, a highly acclaimed movie director. He is one of the most accomplished filmmakers in Hollywood and has churned out blockbusters such as Gangs of New York, The Wolf of Wall Street and The Departed. The Departed fetched him an Oscar for best director. Despite the similarity in names, there is no relationship between Nicolette Scorsese and Martin Scorsese.
Nicolette Scorsese has never been married. However she has been romantically linked to some individuals one of them is Antonio Sabato Jr. He is an Italian-American model, actor and politician whom she reportedly dated at the start of her career as a model. Scorsese is also rumoured to have dated Jelly Bean Benitez and Billy Duffy. Benitez is a Puerto Rican born American DJ and music producer. He has produced songs for legends such as Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson and Madonna. Duffy, on the other hand, is a British rock musician. The exact timelines of these relationships is not known which means that it could be just a rumour. If there is one confirmed relationship that Scorsese was in, it is her relationship with Sean Penn, an Oscar winning actor and filmmaker. The two were known to have been a very hot item back in 1989.
Atr the moment, it is not certain who her love interest is, whether she is single or just keeping details of her love life away from public scrutiny.
Nicolette Scorsese is 5 feet 10 inches tall (1.78m). Her weight is given as 60kg or 132lbs. Other additional measurements are chest – 35 inches, waist – 26 inches and hips – 35 inches. Her hair colour is brown while her eye colour is blue. During her heydays, Scorsese was a knockout beauty. One can only hope that time and age has been kind to her.