Lori Loughlin, born on July 28, 1964, in Queens, New York, USA, is a well-known actress and model. She stepped into the spotlight with her portrayal of Rebecca Donaldson-Katsopolis on the iconic ABC sitcom “Full House,” a role which extended beyond its original six episodes due to her charming character and positive audience response. Lori has featured in numerous Hollywood hits including “Secret Admirer” and “The Night Before.”
Lori Loughlin was passionate about acting from an early age. She kick-started her career as a print model at 11, and by the time she was 15, she was already showcasing her acting skills as Jody Travis, an aspiring dancer, in the ABC soap opera “The Edge of Night,” which she starred in from 1980 to 1983.
Lori Loughlin is known for her contributions to both television and film. She won the “Young Artist Awards” in 1987 and the “PRISM Awards” in 2006. As of 2023, Lori is involved in the sequel to “Full House,” titled “Fuller House.”
Lori was born to Joseph Roy Loughlin and Lorellee Loughlin. She is married to Mossimo Giannulli and together, they have two children, Isabella Rose Giannulli and Olivia Jade Giannulli. She is also a stepmother to Mossimo’s son from a previous relationship, Gianni Giannulli.
In her career, Lori has worked with several notable figures like Bob Saget, John Stamos, and Tony Danza, co-starring in popular television shows such as Full House and Hudson Street. She also gained significant recognition for her appearances in ABC, CBS, Netflix, HP, Fox, WB productions and more.
In 2019, Lori and her husband were indicted in a college admissions bribery scandal, where they were accused of paying $500,000 under the pretext of a donation to secure their daughters’ admission to the University of Southern California. In 2020, she pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud, leading to a two-month prison sentence