Born Sept. 24, 1962
Nia Vardalos is a Greek-Canadian actress who rose to fame in 2002's "My Big Fat Greek Wedding." The film was based on Nia's one-woman play, which she both wrote and starred in, and spawned a short-lived TV spin-off and a film sequel. Nia is currently working off-camera as a writer for the upcoming comedy series "Suburbs Famous." In 2018, she filed for divorce from her husband, Ian Gomez. They share one daughter.