Melissa Gorga

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Melissa Lourdes Ann Gorga (née Marco; born March 21, 1979) is an American reality television personality and singer. She is known for being a member of The Real Housewives of New Jersey. She joined the show with her husband's cousin Kathy Wakile in its third season. The show also features her sister-in-law Teresa Giudice with whom she has had several public and on screen fights.

Personal life

Melissa Gorga was born in 1979. She is of Italian descent. Melissa is married to Giuseppe "Joe" Gorga, Teresa Giudice's younger brother. Melissa and Joe have three children together: Antonia, Gino, and Joey. She and Teresa Giudice had a falling out throughout season three. Teresa's husband, Joe Giudice, has also had falling outs with the Gorgas, mainly with Teresa's brother who is Melissa's husband.


Melissa joined her sister-in-law, Teresa Giudice, an original cast member of the Real Housewives of New Jersey during the third season. She has since returned for its fourth. Melissa has also successfully parlayed her fame from Real Housewives into a music career. Her single, "On Display", was released on iTunes dance chart selections on August 13, 2011 to mixed critical reviews. Gorga has stated that she continues to work on her music and has released several new singles, which have been previewed on several season four episodes, as well as a four-track EP. As of July 5, 2012, she has released two additional singles on iTunes: "How Many Times", released April 29, 2012, and "Rockstar", released June 10, 2012. Her fourth single "I Just Wanna" was released September 2012. Written by, and featuring hip hop singer Santino Noir, "I Just Wanna" has been Melissa's most successful release to date, as well as her first foray in to music videos. Melissa is a celebrity spokesperson, along with music superstars Pitbull and Fergie, for Voli Light Vodka, which bills itself as "the world's first low-calorie vodka"



Year Title Role Notes
2011"present The Real Housewives of New Jersey Herself 54 Episodes



  • On Display - 2011
  • How Many Times - 2012
  • Rockstar - 2012
  • I Just Wanna (feat. Santino Noir) - 2012
  • Never Let Me Go - 2013


  • Love Italian Style: The Secrets of My Hot and Happy Marriage, St. Martin's Press, 2013 ISBN 978-1250041487

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