October Gonzalez is an American television personality who is popular for her appearance in Fox's game show Beat Shazam. She is also well-known as the wife of former American football player Tony Gonzalez. Besides this, Gonzales is also famous for her work in Modern Family and Play it Forward.
October Gonzalez's Early Life and Education
October Calinda Vegas-Rusell was born on 10th October 1980 in Los Angeles, California, the United States to Pat Vegas who was one of the members of 70s band Redbone. However, her mother's details are not revealed yet.
The LA-based star belongs to Latin ethnicity and holds American nationality. Similarly, she follows Christianity. She grew up alongside her siblings and learned music at a young age from their parents.
October enrolled in West Brook Senior High School and later attended The University of Texas located in Austin. She received her cosmetology and bartending licenses in 2012.
October Gonzalez's Career and Networth
At the beginning of her career, Gonzalez worked as a waitress at a bar in Newport Beach, California. After working for a while as a bartender, she went to pursue a career in the entertainment industry.
In 2014, October appeared in the talk show Racheal Ray as well as The View as their co-host. The same year, she made an appearance in Entertainment Tonight. Similarly, she appeared in the series FabLife as herself in 2016.
Her major breakthrough role came from the popular game show Beat Shazam. With her outstanding performance in the show, she grabbed both the public and media attention. Following it came other roles in notable TV series like Daily Pop, Home & Family.
Moreover, Gonzalez also made an appearance in the documentary film Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World.
Net Worth & Earnings
Talking about her fortune, she has not disclosed her exact earnings. However, she surely has a net worth in six or seven digits. Likewise, her husband Tony Gonzalez who is a former American Football player has an impressive net worth of $20 million with an annual salary of $4.5 million.
Charity and Philanthropic Works
Besides her career, she is also involved in several types of philanthropic works which serve different causes. She is a supporter of the Shadow Buddies Foundation which helps to improve the lives of sick children.
Similarly, in 2009, October along with her husband stripped down as a part of an advertisement campaign for PETA, an animal rights organization. She also hosted a show called Pink Party in order to honor teenagers battling cancer at the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
October Gonzalez's Personal Life- Who is Her Husband?
October is a married woman and mother of three children. She first met her now-husband Tony Gonzalez in 2002 while she was working as a waitress. They became good friends and started dating after October's breakup.
The couple dated for four years before tying the knot on 20th July 2007. Their wedding took place in California and was witnessed by their folks and friends. Together, they share two children Malia and River. Tony has a child Nikko from his previous relationship.
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She spends most of her free time with her children and expresses her love for them via her social media accounts.
Social Media Profile, Height, and Body Measurements
She is 39 years old, as of 2019. Her height is 163 cm or 5 feet 4 inches. October has expressive Hazel eyes and beautiful dark brown hair.
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