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Debra Messing

Debra Messing

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Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Debra Lynn Messing

Birth Date :

August 15, 1968

Birth Place :

Brooklyn, New York, USA

Spouse :

Daniel Zelman (actor-screenwriter, since 3-Sep-00, filed for divorce)

Claim to fame :

As Grace Adler in NBC's "Will & Grace" (1998)

Biography


With her brilliant talent in acting, particularly in comic scenes, and her curly auburn hair, it can be understood if public consider Debra Messing to be the next Lucille Ball of her generation. Capable of provoking every person's laughter, she indeed has become a major comedic star who always able to exhibit an excellent performance either on big or small screen. Woody Allen, a prominent figure in Hollywood film industry, even has given his compliment, describing her as a natural comic talent who is not only beautiful but also very gifted and lights up everything she does. Therefore, it is very proper to conclude that she is presumably one of the most celebrated comedic actresses of the 21st century.

A daughter from a Jewish family, Debra Moessing was born on August 15, 1968 in Brooklyn to Brian and Sandy Messing. Along with her older brother, Brett, she followed her parents to settle in the quiet community of East Greenwich, Rhode Island at the age of three. Spending much of her time to perform in numerous musical productions at either school or camp, it was apparent that the little girl had already developed a great desire for acting. "I was always singing and dancing for my mother when I wasn't glued to the television watching I Love Lucy or The Carol Burnett Show," she recalled. "I remember watching the television show Fame and wanting to dance on top of a taxi."

Latest News


Debra Messing and Will Chase Split After Two Years of Dating

October 28, 2014 06:28:35 GMT

and Will Chase have decided to call it quits after more than two years of dating. A representative for Messing confirmed the split on Monday, October 27. "Debra Messing and Will Chase have ended their two-and-a-half-year relationship, but remain close friends," the rep said.
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Scarlett Johansson, Anna Kendrick and Debra Messing Stun at 2013 Tony Awards

June 10, 2013 02:54:45 GMT

Celebrities walked on the red carpet of 2013 Tony Awards, which was held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City, in stunning attire. , and were some stars who snatched people's attention for their chic style at the Sunday, June 9 event.
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Debra Messing Files for Divorce From Husband Daniel Zelman

June 06, 2012 08:01:40 GMT

filed paperworks to officially end her marriage to her husband Daniel Zelman. The 43-year-old star cited "irreconcilable differences" as the reason of their split and listed February 15, 2010 as the date of the separation.
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Apologetic Axl Rose Writes a Special Letter to His Cleveland Fans

April 18, 2012 03:49:32 GMT

apparently thought the letter he previously wrote was not enough to say how sorry he was for skipping Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland over the weekend. Hence, the rocker penned another open letter to issue an apology specially for his devotees in the city.
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Darren Aronofsky to Helm George Washington Film 'The General' for Paramount

April 18, 2012 03:44:52 GMT

Darren Aronofsky is set to direct a high-profile movie project about George Washington as his next project. It was Variety which broke the news that the "" helmer has been attached to direct in addition to producing the history movie, which is called "".
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'The Voice' Judges Talk Jesse's Shocking Elimination, Two More Singers Sent Home

April 18, 2012 03:38:15 GMT

's controversial decision to send home Jesse Campbell was brought to discussion on the Tuesday, April 17 episode of "". Sharing his opinion, said, "As surprising as I was...it's not my decision. I respect it. I feel like there was definitely a lot of thought put into it on her part."
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Leslie Bibb and Debra Messing Heat Up Allure With Nude Photo

April 18, 2012 03:38:08 GMT

and are steaming up the pages of Allure magazine this May. The two TV beauties stripped naked for the magazine's annual feature, "The Naked Truth", posing in nothing but just a few strands of diamonds for the black-and-white photo taken by celebrity photographer Patrick Demarchelier.
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Debra Messing Been Dating 'Smash' Co-Star for Six Weeks

December 29, 2011 06:31:51 GMT

might have plunged herself back into the dating game. If the rumors are true, the 43-year-old actress is currently in a relationship with her "" co-star Will Chase. One insider told Us Weekly that the rumored couple "have been together for about six weeks."
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Debra Messing Announces Separation From Daniel Zelman

December 21, 2011 01:11:13 GMT

Another long marriage has bitten the dust. On Tuesday, December 20, announced her separation from husband, Daniel Zelman. In a statement regarding the split, her representative told the press that the couple "privately separated earlier this year after a 10 year marriage."
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Serena Williams Poses in Her 'Big Boobs' and 'Massive Butt'

July 06, 2010 02:24:48 GMT

Tennis champion has struck a pose in a sexy swimsuit with her "massive butt" for the August issue of Harper's Bazaar. 28-year-old Serena donned Eres' white swimwear while holding a tennis ball.
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Pictures of Stars Celebrating Independence Day Weekend

July 05, 2010 09:44:36 GMT

Celebrities have spent their Independence Day weekend in different ways. While stars like , , , and celebrated the 4th of July by performing on stages, others chose to use their time with their families.
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Picture Gallery


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