Not only Julia Macchio followed her father’s footsteps into acting she also excelled as a dancer. An American actress as well as star kid, Macchio is the daughter of Karate Kid actor Ralph Macchio. Ever since her TV debut in 2012, she has made occasion on-screen appearances; most recently in the 2018 film Stella’s Last Weekend.
While not working on TV projects, the New York-born works as a dance teacher at Long Island Academy of Dance since 2014. She even worked as a choreographer for the short film The Rest of My Life (2019).
Who Are Julia Macchio Parents? Age and Height?
Macchio was born on May 20, 1992, in New York, the United States. As of 2021, the Girl Most Likely actress is 29 years old. Her birth name is Julia R. Macchio. She is the eldest of 2 children to American actor Ralph Macchio and his wife Phyllis Fierro is a nurse practitioner. Her younger brother Daniel Macchio (b. 1996) is an actor and composer.
An American by nationality, Julia has Italian and Greek roots; her grandfather Ralph George Macchio is half Italian and half Greek, while her grandmother is of Italian descent.
In 2010, the American actress cum dance choreographer graduated from St. Anthony High School. Then, she enrolled at Hofstra University and obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Dance in 2014.
Career As An Actress and Dancer
The acting proficiency is in Julia’s blood, she made her acting debut in the 2012 film Girl Most Likely portraying Lucy. It featured acclaimed TV figures such as Kristen Wiig, Annette Bening, and Matt Dillon. Then in 2013, the occasional actress worked in Across Grace Alley (2013, short-film), before on-screen hiatus for 5 years.
In 2018, Macchio appeared as Tanner in Wholly Broken, and as Caitlin in the movie Stella’s Last Weekend.
She didn’t limit her exposure to acting only. Formerly a lead singer for NYC Cabaret, Julia was a singer/dancer in Florence Dance Festival in 2012 and American College Dance Festival (2011-14). Moreover, she worked as a hostess in a restaurant, The Fifth Season.
How Much Is Net Worth Of Julia Macchio? [2021 Update]
As of 2021, Julia Macchio has an estimated net worth of $300,000. Most of her earnings came through stints as a dance teacher and actress. If she is to inherit her father’s fortune, the Wholly Broken actress could be a millionaire in an instant.
Her actor father Ralph Macchio has $4 million net worth according to Celebrity Net Worth. Most notably, the 59-year-old portrayed Daniel LaRusso in three Karate Kid films, and its sequel TV series adaptation, Cobra Kai (2018- Now).
Since she appeared in the 2018 films: Wholly Broken and Stella’s Last Weekend, the American actress is yet to make an on-screen appearance. As per her LinkedIn profile, Julia Macchio works as a dance teacher at Long Island Academy of Dance since 2014.
In the USA, a dance teacher can earn a salary of $42,133 per year on average. As for an actor, the payroll falls in the range of $48,006 to $71,128 annually.
Is She Dating Anyone In 2021?
Ever since her birth, Julia Macchio is in the highlights- from her career choice to queries on her dating life. As of 2021, the Across Grace Alley actress is not in an official relationship or has any rumored boyfriend. Back in 2006, she was reportedly dating Canadian actor Samuel Patrick Chu. But they broke up after 2 years in 2008.
An avid Instagram user, the actress as well as a dance teacher has more than 53.2K followers on her IG account (@julia_macchio). Most of her posts are about her moment spent with her family; she often shares pictures with her parents and brother.
Macchio’s father, the Deuce actor has more than 1.3 million followers on his Instagram (@ralph_macchio), while her brother Daniel has 15.1K followers (@daniel_macchio).
A fashion enthusiast, she is fond of modeling too.