Drita D’Avanzo Net Worth | The News God

Drita D’Avanzo is a prominent Albanian-American reality television star and freelance make-up artist known for starring on the VH1 reality series “Mob Wives” from 2011 to 2016. She also appeared on the short-lived 2012 spinoff “Big Ang.”

But D’Avanzo is more than just her fierce sense of style; the stunning model Drita has dominated the fashion industry and accumulated a sizeable fortune in the entertainment sector. Whether you’re a fan or just curious about what makes D’Avanzo tick, our article will provide an insider’s look into her life, including her age, career, net worth, wiki, bio, early life, personal life, and more.

Drita D'Avanzo nationality

Drita D’Avanzo Net Worth: How much is she worth?

The Albanian reality television star and freelance make-up artist has a net worth of $1 million. Her primary source of income comes from her career as a reality television star and freelance make-up artist. She began her career as a model in the fashion industry before rising to fame as a cast member of the famous reality TV show “Mob Wives.” Her career progressed due to her small-screen success, which opened doors for her to enter new markets.

Net Worth $1 million
Salary Under Review
Profession Reality Television Star and Ffreelance make-up artist

Early Life and Biography

Drita D’Avanzo was born Drita Selmani Nezir to Selmani and Kadima Selmani on February 6, 1976, in New York City, United States. According to her birthday, she was born under the Aquarius astrological sign. She holds American nationality, has white ancestry, and was raised in Christianity. Drita was raised on Staten Island after her family came to the United States from Albania. Not much is known about her early life and academic background.

Quick Wiki/Bio

Full Name Drita Selmani Nezir
Nickname Drita D’Avanzo
Gender Female
Age 48 years old
Date of Birth February 6, 1976
Place of Birth New York City, United States
Nationality Albanian
Astrological sign Aquarius
Ethnicity White


Drita D’Avanzo appeared in “Mob Wives” from 2011 until 2016. She co-starred with Carla Facciolo, Karen Gravano, and Renee Graziano in the show’s first season and remained until the end. “Mob Wives” tracked “the lives of several women living in the New York City borough of Staten Island, whose family members and husbands have been detained and imprisoned for crimes that are linked to the Italian-American Mafia.” It aired 96 episodes throughout six seasons.

Additionally, Drita has been on several television shows, including “The Wendy Williams Show” (2011), “Rachael Ray” (2012), “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen” (2013), “Big Morning Buzz Live” (2011–2013), “Bethenny” (2014), “Celebrity Ghost Stories” (2014), “The Real” (2015), “The Tomorrow Show” (2016), and “Hip Hop Squares” in 2017.

Drita appeared on the 2017 horror reality show “Scared Famous,” placing eighth overall and raising money for The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. In addition to starting the Lady Boss by Drita cosmetics line, D’Avanzo has experience working as a freelance make-up artist for numerous cosmetic companies.

Drita D'Avanzo and her husband, Lee D'Avanzo
Drita D’Avanzo and her husband, Lee D’Avanzo

Personal Life

Drita D’Avanzo is a married woman wedded to the soulmate of her life. She has been married for over two decades but has only spent two years with him. Drita exchanged her marriage vows in 2000 with her husband, Lee D’Avanzo, a well-known New Springville Boys gang member. They have two daughters named Gizelle D’Avanzo and Aleeya D’Avanzo.

Marital Status Married
Husband Lee D’Avanzo
Boyfriend None
Children Gizelle D’Avanzo and Aleeya D’Avanzo
Drita D'Avanzo and her husband, Lee D'Avanzo during their court trail
Drita D’Avanzo and her husband, Lee D’Avanzo during their court trail

Drita and Her Husband’s Arrest

On December 19, 2019, Drita and her spouse, Lee D’Avanzo—whom federal prosecutors claim is the head of the Bonanno and Cooper crime family farm team—were taken into custody. After the execution of a search warrant at their residence, they were accused of possessing several firearms and illegal drugs. The 9 mm and the 38 caliber revolvers were chambered in hollow-point ammunition.

Lee entered a not-guilty plea to charges of gun possession on February 21, 2020, while the charges against her were dropped. Lee admitted guilt to the charge on March 20, 2020. D’Avanzo was given a prison sentence of 64 months on August 7, 2020, for the offenses. The judge cited his lengthy criminal history, which includes six convictions, in sentencing him.Lee is detained at the medium-security Federal prison, FCI McKean, in Lewis Run, Pennsylvania. Drita’s husband is scheduled to be released on July 14, 2024.

Some Unknown Facts about Drita D’Avanzo

  • Drita’s family migrated from Albania and resided on Staten Island.
  •  She is 46 years old as of the time of this writing.
  •  Her husband, Lee D’Avanzo, is still in prison.
  •  She has only spent two years with her husband since they got married.
  •  She has a cosmetic line named Lady Boss by Drita.
  •  Drita is a freelance make-up artist.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is Drita D’Avanzo?

Drita D’Avanzo is an Albanian-American reality TV star and freelance make-up artist.

How old is Drita D’Avanzo?

As of this writing, Drita is 46 years old.

Who are the parents of Drita D’Avanzo?

She was born to Selmani and Kadima Selmani.

Is Drita D’Avanzo married?

Drita is married to Lee D’Avanzo.

What is the real name of Drita D’Avanzo?

Her birthname is Drita Selmani Nezir.

Is Drita D’Avanzo with her husband now?

No, Drita is not with her husband since he is in prison.

Are Drita D’Avanzo and Carla friends?

Drita says that she and Carla are not enemies, but they are not as close as they used to be.

Does Drita D’Avanzo have kids?

Drita D’Avanzo is a mother of two daughters, Gizelle D’Avanzo and Aleeya D’Avanzo.

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