Heather Matarazzo Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Husband, and Career

Heather Matarazzo is an Actress, Director, and a Producer. Her birth name is Heather Christina Marie Matarazzo and she is also known by the name Heather Amy Matarazzo. She is known for her roles in The Princess Diaries (the year 2001, as Lilly Moscovitz), The Devil’s Advocate (the year 1997, as Barbara), Hostel: Part II (the year 2007, as Lorna), and Welcome to the Dollhouse (the year 1995, as Dawn Wiener).

The upcoming projects of Heather Matarazzo are The Zombie Wedding (as Sue Wee) and You’re Not Supposed to Be Here (year 2023, as Carla).

Heather Matarazzo Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Husband, and Career

Personal  details

Full Name Heather Christina Marie Matarazzo
Nick Name Heather
Date Of Birth November 10, 1982
Age 40 Years as of November 2023
Birth Place Long Island, Oyster Bay, New York, United States
Current Address Los Angeles, California, United States
Ethnicity White
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Religion Christian
Nationality  American
Occupations Actress, Director and Producer
  • Long Island High School for the Arts
  • Oyster Bay High School
Education Qualification Graduate
Net Worth (Approx) USD $10 Million as of 2023
Marital Status Married
  •  TV- The Adventures of Pete and Pete (1993)
  • Film- Welcome to the Dollhouse (1995)

Physical Appearances

Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Body Measurement 34-24-34
Height 5 Feet 4 Inches/ 1.63 m/ 163 cm
Weight 55 kg/ 121 lbs
Dress Size 4 (US)

Personal Life ( Family, Friends, Girlfriends, Wife, Children)

Father Ray Matarazzo
Mother Camille Matarazzo
Sibling Mark Matarazzo
Partner Caroline Murphy (2004–2012)
Boyfriend/Husband Heather Turman (married in 2018-present)

Early Life:

Heather Matarazzo was born on November 10, 1982, and her place of birth is Long Island, Oyster Bay, New York, USA. The current age of Heather is 40 years and her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

The name of her mother is Camille Matarazzo and the name of her father is Ray Matarazzo. The name of her sibling is Mark Matarazzo. Her mother is a homemaker and her father used to be a data processor.

Heather was adopted by Ray and Camille Matarazzo (American/Italian couple). In reality, this actress is an Irish descendant and her biological father is from County Mayo, Ireland.


Heather studied at Long Island High School for the Arts and Oyster Bay High School. She has attended BOCES Cultural Arts Center for Musical Theatre.

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Boyfriend, Husband, Marriage:

Heather Matarazzo married Heather Turman (comedian) in the year 2018. She doesn’t have any children.

Careers and success:

Heather Matarazzo started her acting career in a TV series “The Adventures of Pete and Pete” (year 1993, 2 episodes, as Natasha). Her debut movie is “Welcome to the Dollhouse” (year 1995, as Dawn Wiener) and when this movie was shot, she was just 11 years old.

Heather Matarazzo is popular for her roles in Townies (year 1996, as Bethany), Hurricane Streets (year 1997, as Ashley), ER (year 1997, as Alyssa Gunther), Roseanne (year 1997, as Heather), The Princess Diaries (year 2001, as Lilly Moscovitz), and Scream 3 (year 2000, as Martha Meeks).

Heather appeared on the cover page of Cineaste Magazine in the year 1996. She has also appeared in Sheryl Crow’s and Nada Surf’s music videos

Apart from being an actress, Heather Matarazzo is a producer and a director. She is the director of a short film named “The Avant-Gardener” (year 2017). She is the producer of Magnus (year 2011) and Are You Afraid of the ‘90s (year 2016, short film).

Heather Matarazzo has won several awards. Some of them are like the Best Debut Performance Award for Welcome to the Dollhouse (year 1997), Best Experimental Short Award for The Avant-Gardener (year 2017), Best Supporting Actress Award for Smothered by Mothers (year 2017), and Best Producer Award for The Avant-Gardener (year 2019). Apart from these, Heather has won several other awards. In total she has 8 wins and 12 nominations to her credit.

Heather Matarazzo has been a part of popular TV shows like Strangers with Candy, The L Word, Greys Anatomy, Law and Order, and Roseanne. She began acting when she was just 6 years old and this was the time she met her first talent manager.

Heather Matarazzo Movies and Television Shows List:


Year TV Shows Worked As
November 04, 2023 You’re Not Supposed to Be Here (Lifetime Movie) Cast- Chrishell Stause, Curtis Hamilton, Alejandro Rosario
2022 Queer for Fear: The History of Queer Horror Herself
2020 Equal Phyllis Lyon
2015 Raymond & Lane Reverend Mother
2015 Grey’s Anatomy Joan Paulson
2014 Stalker Emily
2008 Life on Mars June
2008 Law & Order Janice Dunlap
2007 The L Word Stacey Merkin
2006–2009 Exes and Ohs Crutch
2002 St. Sass (TV Movie) Margo
2000 Strangers with Candy Renee
1999–2000 Now and Again Heather Wiseman
1999 Our Guys Leslie Faber
1998 Law & Order Stephanie Sutter
1997 Roseanne Heather
1997 ER Alyssa Gunther
1996 Townies Bethany
1993 The Adventures of Pete and Pete Natasha
  • Heather Matarazzo works in the Lifetime Movie You’re Not Supposed to Be Here: Story of the movie is – When Zoe (played by Chrishell Stause) and Kennedy (played by Diora Baird ), a pregnant couple who are both women, find life really stressful because of their jobs and family, Kennedy’s boss offers them a vacation in a cabin in the woods. They go to the cabin, but the people who live in the nearby town don’t seem very friendly. Zoe thinks it might be because they’re both women and in a relationship, and she feels uncomfortable with all the attention they’re getting. Kennedy thinks it’s just Zoe’s pregnancy making her worry too much. But when they start to relax, something really scary happens. They realize they’re not ready for what’s happening, and the townspeople want something from them.


Year Title Worked As
2022 Scream Martha Meeks
2021 Generation Wrecks Alison Holtzman
2019 Billboard Jezebel
2019 Smothered by Mothers Annie Davis
2019 The Fiddling Horse Rosalina Truman
2018 Stuck Darby Dixon
2018 Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot Shannon
2016 Are You Afraid of the ’90s? Jessica
2016 Culling Hens Mistress
2016 The Great WTYT 960 Billboard Sitting Contest! Jezebel
2016 Girl Flu. Lilli
2016 Her Composition Gallery Owner
2015 Sisters Denny
2015 Sidewalk Traffic Freda Rabinowitz
2010 Mangus! Jessica Simpson
2007 Hostel: Part II Lorna Weisenfreund
2005 Believe in Me Cindy Butts
2004 The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement Lilly Moscovitz
2004 Freshman Orientation Jessica
2004 Saved! Tia
2003 The Pink House Charlotte
2002 Sorority Boys Katie
2001 The Princess Diaries Lilly Moscovitz
2000 Scream 3 Martha Meeks
2000 Company Man Nora
1999 Getting to Know You Judith
1998 The Hairy Bird Theresa “Tweety” Goldberg
1998 54 Grace O’Shea
1997 A Change Would Do You Good The girl in the band
1997 The Devil’s Advocate Barbara
1997 The Deli Sabrina
1997 Hurricane Streets Ashley
1995 Welcome to the Dollhouse Dawn Wiener

Interesting Facts:

  • Heather Matarazzo’s height is 5’4″, she has blue eyes and dark brown hair. Some people have a misconception in mind that Heather is the mother of Gaten Matarazzo. However, the reality is not so.
  • Heather and Anne Hathaway are really good friends. This actress has been a keynote speaker for some of the very important foundations in the US.
  • In the past, media reports revealed that Heather Matarazzo is a lesbian. This actress was once engaged to Caroline Murphy, but later on, they decided to split amicably.
  • Heather Matarazzo’s luck favored her a lot. On 11th September 2001, she was about to attend a meeting on the 15th floor of the World Trade Center, but didn’t attend this meeting because she overslept.
  • Heather Matarazzo is active on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has a dedicated website as well (https://heather-matarazzo.com).
  • This actress often comes forward for philanthropic causes.

Heather Matarazzo Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Husband, and Career


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