Drea de Matteo

American actress

Andrea Donna "Drea" de Matteo (born January 19, 1972) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles on television such as Adriana La Cerva in the HBO drama series The Sopranos, Angie Bolen in the ABC drama series Desperate Housewives, Joey Tribbiani's sister Gina in the NBC sitcom Joey and Wendy Case in the FX drama series Sons of Anarchy. She won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role on The Sopranos in 2004. She has starred as Detective Tess Nazario in the NBC crime-drama Shades of Blue since 2016.

Drea de Matteo
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De Matteo in January 2005
Andrea Donna de Matteo

(1972-01-19) January 19, 1972 (age 51)
Years active1996–present
Partner(s)Shooter Jennings (2001–2013)
Michael Devin (?–present)

De Matteo was born in Queens, New York. She is of Italian ancestry. She dated country musician Shooter Jennings from 2001 to 2013. They have two children. She became engaged to Michael Devin in 2015.[1]


  1. Webber, Stephanie (July 30, 2015). "Sopranos' Drea De Matteo Engaged to Michael Devin". Us Weekly. Retrieved December 24, 2017.

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