American Actor Mario Lopez Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Career, Affairs & Net Worth

Mario Lopez Overview

  • Full Name: Mario Lopez Jr.
  • Profession: Actor
  • Age: 45
  • Birth Date: October 10, 1973
  • Birth Place: San Diego, California, US
  • Nationality: American
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Ethnicity: Mixed (Hispanic, Latino and Mexican)
  • Father: Mario Sr. Lopez
  • Mother: Elvia Lopez
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Height: 5 ft 10 in
  • Weight: 65 Kg
  • Chest: 45 inches
  • Biceps: 16 inches
  • Waist: 34 inches
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Net Worth: $16 Million


Mario Lopez was born on October 10, 1973 in San Diego, California, US. Mario is an American television host and actor. Similarly, he is popularly known for his role of A.C. Slater on ‘Saved by the Bell’. His father’s name is Mario Sr. Lopez whereas his mother’s name is Elvia Lopez. Likewise, his mother was a telephone company clerk and his father worked for the municipality of National City. He has mixed ethnicity of Hispanic, Latino and Mexican.

Body Measurements

Regarding his body measurements, he stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 65 Kg. Similarly, he has 45 inches of chest, 16 inches of biceps and 34 inches of waist.

He has dark brown eyes and black hairs.


He completed his graduation from Chula Vista High School in 1991.


Lopez started his acting career since 1984 in the ABC comedy series a.k.a. Pablo. Since then, he started appearing in many films such as The Golden Girls, Colors, etc.

Similarly, Lopez is more popular as A.C. Slater in the television Saturday-morning series sitcom Saved by the Bell. The role of Lopez lasted for 5 years from 1989 to 1993. He consequently gained popularity in several films one after the other. Then in November, 2010, Lopez and Courtney Mazza started a reality show on VH1 called Mario Lopez: Saved by the Baby.

Mario Lopez
Mario Lopez

In between his career, he along with his professional partner and then-girlfriend Karina Smirnoff participated on the third season of Dancing with the Stars. However, they became second in the show.

Regarding his hosting career, Lopez began hosting the Hot AC edition of the iHeartRadio Countdown in since August 2014. Moreover, he is also a book writer.


Mario Lopez is married twice in his life. He firstly married actress Ali Landry after 6 years of relationship on April, 2004. They tied the knot in a Catholic ceremony at the Las Alamandas resort outside Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. However, the marital relationship couldn’t last more than two weeks.

He then shortly dated dancer, Karina Smirnoff, from 2006 to June 2008. Similarly, he started his relationship with actress and producer Courtney Mazza. They also tied the knot in Punta Mita, Mexico on December 1, 2012. Furthermore, they have a son and a daughter.

Net Worth

He has an estimated Net Worth of $16 million.

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