Ralph Macchio, the half Italian and half Greek actor, shot into the limelight after the cinema lovers loved his role of Johnny Cade in The Outsiders (1983) and Daniel LaRusso in The Karate Kid film series.
The popular celebrity enjoyed worldwide fame after he reprised his role of Daniel in the martial arts comedy-drama TV show, Cobra Kai, which is based on The Karate Kid film series.
Season 3 of Cobra Kai, which premiered on Netflix on January 1, 2021, is entirely told from the perspective of Johnny Lawrence (played by William Zabka). The show, which is set 34 years after the event of the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, revolves around Johnny who seeks to redeem his defeat in the 1984 tournament and reopens the Cobra Kai dojo. This action of Johnny reopens his rivalry with Daniel (Ralph).
With the positive reception of Ralph’s role in Cobra Kai, some of the attention is also transferred to his wife, Phyllis Fierro.
Learn everything about Phyllis — from her general wikis, net worth, and personal life — in the article below.
Biography — Age, Birthday, Zodiac
Phyllis Fierro was born on July 23, 1960, which made her age 60 as of January 2021. She celebrated her 60th birthday on July 23, 2020, with her caring husband and adorable kids. Her zodiac sign, according to her birthdate, is Leo.
Phyllis Fierro Wiki — Parents, Siblings, Young
Phyllis Fierro, very probably, grew up in the heart of New York. A lovable daughter of her parents, Nicholas Fierro (father), who died on April 22, 2020, at Calverton, New York, and Loretta Fierro (mother), Phyllis never missed out on an opportunity to make them feel proud of her.
Phyllis always had two siblings in her vicinity while growing up. Their names are Anthony (brother) and Lucretia (sister).
Phyllis’s pictures as a young girl are not much different from what she looks like now. With the usual black hair and dark black eyes, she impressed everyone wherever she went.
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Phyllis Fierro Height, Weight, Distinct Features
Until the end of 2020, Phyllis Fierro stood at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches. Furthermore, she weighed 58 kilograms. Any distinct features about her were not available on the Internet.
Social Media Reach: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
Unlike her husband who is very active on his socials, Phyllis Fierro does not use any social media platforms. Furthermore, she rarely features in her husband’s Instagram handle.
Phyllis Fierro Net Worth, Job, Education
Since Ralph’s wife maintains a low profile, not much is known about her education. However, we do know that after high school, Phyllis went to medical school while her now-husband went for a TV and film career.
Later on, Phyllis practiced nursing at an emergency clinic. Given that her job has a high demand in the US, she received great paychecks too. Her net worth is estimated to be around $2 million whereas her husband’s net worth amount to a whopping $4 million.
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Phyllis Fierro & Ralph Macchio: Dating, Wedding, Daughter
Phyllis Fierro met Ralph in 1976 after the Ugly Betty actor’s grandmother introduced him to Phyllis. Ralph Macchio’s now-wife was 16 at the time whereas he was only 15. The two clicked on their first meeting and quickly became a close friend of each other.
While not much is known about their dating life, the powerful duo married in 1987 in an ordinary wedding ceremony, exactly 11 years after their first meeting.
Despite her marriage to a popular actor, the medical attendant managed to keep herself away from the limelight.
Reportedly, the adorable couple renewed their wedding vows on their 25th wedding anniversary in 2012.
The pair did it to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary lavishly and also to let people know that it is actually possible to make a Hollywood marriage work. Plus, The Deuce actor also thought that his wife Phyllis deserved a grand celebration for sticking with him through his thick and thin.
In more than 3 decades of marital bliss, the pair also had two children, Julia Macchio (born in 1982), a daughter, and Daniel Macchio (born in 1996).
Both of her children seemed to follow in the footsteps of her husband. Her daughter, Julia has become quite a successful actress now. She has had acting credits in movies like Girl Most Likely, Across Grace Alley, and Stella’s Last Weekend. Not only is she an actor, but like her father, she is a trained dancer too.
Phyllis’s son, Daniel, is an actor and composer. He is popular for working in movies like The Haley Project, That Was Then, and The Wrecks.