Dolores Catania Biography
Dolores Catania is a popular American reality television personality best known for being a main cast member of The Real Housewives of New Jersey. She is also a philanthropist and entrepreneur.
Catania grew up in Paterson, New Jersey. She began her career as a Corrections Officer and later trained to be a Surgical technician. Ever since she has become a licensed realtor for more than 15 years at Premier Realty, also recently she opened two Powerhouse Fitness Centers.
Catania came to the limelight in 2016, as the main cast in the seventh season of the Bravo television reality show, The Real Housewives of New Jersey. Immediately, she became a household name, with the viewers having a glance into her personal life involving her two children, ex-husband, and current boyfriend, Doctor David Principe.
In addition, her relationship with doctor David is a topic of discussion after she over and over denied moving in with him on the show. Fans immediately pointed out that Dolores shared a home with her ex-husband. Nevertheless, Dolores and Principe confirmed they are still a couple as of February 2020.
Moreover, Dolores and her ex-husband Frankie, own multiple fitness enterprises. One of her gyms is called the Powerhouse Gym of Oldbridge, New Jersey.
Similarly, Dolores is an active philanthropist for various charities across the country. One of the organizations she mentioned on her social media platforms is Roots and Wings, which gives resources to young adults who come out of foster care. Catania regularly shares organizations she donates to and what they are doing for communities.
Additionally, Catania adopted two rescue dogs, Lola and Loli. Her career as a philanthropist ranges from supporting the Onyx & Breezy Foundation, the animal welfare non-profit, as well as advocating for Saint Joseph’s Children’s Hospital.
Regarding her education, Catania joined Seton Hall University to pursue her Juris Doctor specializing in Gambling Law.
Dolores Catania Age
How old is Dolores Catania? Catania is 51 years old as of 2021. She was born on December 28, 1970, in Paterson, New Jersey, the United States of America. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on the 28th of December every year and her zodiac sign is Capricorn.
Catania’s nationality is American and she belongs of Italian and Irish descent.
Dolores Catania Family
Catania was born to her father who is a chief of police and her mother in Peterson, New Jersey. Moreover, she has a brother, Louis Spagnola, and a sister whose name is not known.
Dolores Catania Ex-Husband
Is Dolores married? Previously, Catania was married to Frank Catania, a businessman from 1999 to 2017. They have two children together, a son Gabrielle Catania (born September 25, 1995), and Frankie Catania (born on October 8, 1998). However, they divorced due to irreconcilable differences. Despite their separation, they remained business partners.
Currently, Catania is in a relationship with David Principe, a doctor of perinatologists. She started dating David after the reality series season 7 reunion.
Dolores Catania Height
Catania stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall (168 cm)tall and weighs around 62 kg. (137 lbs) In addition, she has brown hair and brown eyes color. Catania’s body measurements are 35-24-35 inches.
Dolores Catania Net Worth
How much is Dolores worth? Catania has an estimated net worth of $4 Million. She acquired her fortune from her career as a reality television personality, a philanthropist, and an entrepreneur.
The Real Housewives of New Jersey
Catania is among the cast members of Season 11 of The Real Housewives of New Jersey, an American reality television series that premiered on February 17, 2021, on Bravo. The show basically focuses on the personal and professional lives of several women living in the United States. State of New Jersey.
This season comprises six cast members. Previously featured cast members include original cast members Jacqueline Laurita, Danielle Staub, and Dina Manzo. Later additions include Kathy Wakile, Amber Marchese, Teresa Aprea, Nicole Napolitano, and Siggy Flicker.
Filming of the eleventh season was postponed by Bravo in March 2020 because of the Covid-19 pandemic. The season premiered on February 17, 2021.
During this season, Catania is on the edge of turning 50. After a tummy tuck, she is feeling and looking her best and also the extra time she is spending with her children. However, keeping secrets from her boyfriend, David, seems to be tricky, and pressure mounts when the other women question if she’s settling for less while their commitment plans will loom.
Other cast members include: