An American actress Daphne Zuniga is widely known for portraying her roles on Fox prime time soap opera known as Melrose Place as Jo Reynolds, on the CW teen drama One Tree Hill as Victoria Davis and in Mel Brooks movie called Spaceballs as Princess Vespa.
She is the native of San Francisco, California, United States. She came into this world on 28th October of the year 1962 which has now made her reach the age of 53. Although she is known by the name Daphne Zuniga, as a child, she was named as Daphne Eurydice Zuniga. She is the daughter of Joaquin Alberto Mazariegos and Agnes A.
Her father is originally from Guatemala and was an emeritus professor of the philosophy at California State University, East Bay whereas her mother is Unitarian minister of Polish ad Finnish descent.
Zuniga first became interested in acting while she was in her high school, performing a variety of the school plays. During her early teens, Zuniga went to attend the Young Conservatory Program of American Conservative Theater of the San Francisco.
After her parents got divorced, she then moved to Reading Vermont along with her mother and sister. She went to get her education from the Woodstock Union High School located in Woodstock, Vermont and got graduated from there in 1980. After completing her high school, she got enrolled at the University of California, Los Angeles for studying theater arts.
Zuniga is widely known for portraying as Jo Reynolds in 1990s TV series known as Melrose Place, as Victoria Davis in On Tree Hill and as Lynn Kerr in Beautiful people. Her TV career started nearly ten years earlier when she made her appearance in several of the episodes of Family Ties as the girlfriend of Alex P. Keaton.
Her other acting credits include The Fly II, Loss of Faith. Models Inc., Naked in the Cold Sun. Degree of Guilt, and much more. Despite being so popular, she has not got married yet nor has a husband or children. Her net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.
In 2004, Zuniga got suffered from mercury poisoning which she attributed to overconsumption of fish. She stated that she had eaten sushi for the four times a week despite being taken to emergency room and that her symptoms included weak memory, crying spells, headaches, skin rashes and mild depression.
After she got diagnosed, she then stopped consuming fish. Besides that, she has supported several of the environmental campaigns. After that, in 2009, she was appointed by the Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to Board of Directors of Los Angeles River Revitalization Corporation which is a non-profit development corporation charged with the catalyzing sustainable development along Los Angeles River.
A beautiful actress Daphne stands at the height of five feet and eight inches, that is, 1.73 m. her hair is raven dark in color and her eyes are blue. While she is not acting, she loves to ride a Harley Davidson motorcycle in her spare time.
She also has a body piercing through her navel. As she was born in the month of October, her birth sign is Scorpio. Besides that, to get more information related to her bio, and other activities, she can also get connected through her Instagram and twitter account.