Paige Turco, Age, Career, Personal Life And More Information

Jean Paige Turco was born on 17th May 1965 in Boston, Massachusetts. She is an American Actress. When she was one year old her father passed away and her mother shifted their children to Springfield Massachusetts. She did her study to become a ballerina. She is best known for her role as April O’Neil in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: The Secret of the Ooze and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3. 

In addition, many other notable roles on the ABC series American Gothic, Party of Five, and person of interest. She also performed in drama series as Abigail Griffin in the post-apocalyptic.  

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Paige Turco Early Life

Turco was born to Joyce Jean and David Vincent Turco, in Springfield, Massachusetts, where she was raised. She is of Italian ancestry. She had ballet lessons as a little girl and intended to be a ballerina. She went to the Walnut Hill School in Natick, Massachusetts, and acted as a single performer at the New England Dance Conservatory, the Amherst Ballet Theatre Company, and the Western Massachusetts Ballet Company. 

Unfortunately, an ankle injury ended her professional ballet prospect. After that, she quoted “I couldn’t even go to the ballet anymore. It was too painful”. She completed her graduation from Bay Path College in Longmeadow, Massachusetts in 1987, and majored in drama at the University of Connecticut.

Paige Turco Career

Paige Turco is an American actress who has been associated with the entertainment industry from 1987 to date. She is best known for playing in the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ as of April O’Neil. Initially, from her childhood days, she was always interested in ballet and took ballet dance classes. Later, she decided to become a ballerina and pursue her career in it.

Unfortunately, during her ballerina career, she got hurt and suffered an ankle injury. She then stopped dancing and decided to learn acting. She made her debut in professional acting in 1987 in eighteen episodes of television soap opera named ‘Guiding Light’ as a supporting role Dinah Chamberlain. Eventually, she entered the entertainment field and has played in several good films and series.

Paige started her featured Television appearance in soap opera named “Guiding Light” as Dinah Chamberlain between 1987 to 1989. Then she appeared in another soap opera, ‘All My Children’ as Melanie Laine Corland Rampal from 1989 to 1991. From 1994 to 2000, she acted in ‘Winnetka Road,’ ‘American Gothic,’ ‘NYPD Blue,’ ‘Party of Five,’ and ‘The Fugitive.’ after that, she also worked in an episode of the 2001 series ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

In the same year, she was selected for the role of Teri in The Agency where she performed in 44 episodes. In another project Rescue Me which was done in 2006. She worked on four episodes. She also starred in Big shots in 2007, ‘Taking Chance’ in 2009, and The Good Life in 2010.

Paige Turco
Paige Turco

Paige Turco Bio

As we know that Jean Paige was born on May 17, 1965, in Boston, Massachusetts. She was born to parents Joyce Jean and David Vincent Turco. Her father died when she was petite, and her mother moves to Springfield, Massachusetts, with the family. She is currently 55 years old with a Taurus sun sign.

Paige Turco Education

After completing her schooling at Walnut Hill School she started to take ballet classes because she was fond of dancing. She also performed in many theatres as a ballerina. This prompted him to show interest in acting and later he decided to make a career in it.

Paige Turco Nationality 

Paige has an American Citizenship. Basically, She is of Italian, French, and English descent. According to her denomination, she follows Roman Catholicism.

Paige Turco Physical Stats

She stands at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches and her weight is around 49 kg. Her body measurements are 36-26-35 inches, respectively. She has a pair of brown-colored eyes with light brown hair color factitive her slim body figure.

Paige Turco Personal Life

Paige has a Roman Catholic denomination, she got married to Irish actor Jason O’Mara in 2003, and she has one child, who was born in February 2004. Later in 2017, the couple declared that they had separated, then Turco filed for divorce. She also solicits joint custody of their son.

Paige Turco’s Net Worth

She has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Paige Turco is a marvelous actress and has derived a vast name and popularity. She is also living a luxurious lifestyle. Her net worth as of 2021 is estimated to be $5 million. Most of her earnings and net worth come from her professional acting career and various endorsement deals.

 

Paige Turco’s Television Show

Year Title Role
1987–1989 Guiding Light Dinah Chamberlain
1989–1991 All My Children Melanie ‘Lanie’ Cortlandt Rampal
1994 Winnetka Road Terry Mears
1995–1996 American Gothic Gail Emory
1996–1997 NYPD Blue Officer Abby Sullivan
1997–1998 Party of Five Annie Mott
2000 Runaway Virus Jenny Blanchard
2000 The Fugitive Laura Chateaux
2001 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Pam Adler
2001–2003 The Agency Terri Lowell
2006 Women in Law Carolyn Fordham
2006 Rescue Me Nell Turbo
2007–2008 Big Shots Lisbeth Hill
2009 Taking Chance Stacey Strobl
2009 Life on Mars Colleen McManus
2009 Damages Christine Purcell
2010 Secrets of the Mountain Dana James
2010 The Good Wife Caroline Wilder
2011 Blue Bloods Detective Ryan
2011 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Kathleen Raines
2011–2016 Person of Interest Zoe Morgan
2014–present The 100 Dr. Abigail Griffin
2014 NCIS Linda Pride
2014 NCIS: New Orleans Linda Pride
2018 Separated at Birth Elizabeth Marshall

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