Julia DeMato - Updated Jun 2024

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Julia DeMato

Julia DeMato is a professional cosmetologist and singer from the United States. Julia DeMato is widely known for achieving her highest ranking of tenth on the second season of the television program American Idol.

Early Life and Childhood

Julia DeMato was born in Danbury, Connecticut on the 7th of March 1979. Her birth name is Julia Megan DeMato. She is 44 years old under the zodiac sign Pisces. DeMato holds an American nationality and follows the Christian religion.

Regarding her family background, she is the daughter of Peter DeMato (Father) and Joan DeMato (Mother). Her father owns Chase Equipment in New Milford, while her mother works as a real estate agent for RE/MAX in her hometown. She was raised along with her five brothers.

Julia DeMato – Education

Speaking of her educational background, In 1197, she completed her secondary education at Brookfield High School. Following that, DeMato attended a renowned University somewhere in America.

Career and Professional Life

Talking about her career, Julia’s career began when she chose to try out for the second season of American Idol in 2003. She attracted a lot of attention in the beginning. At the semifinals, she performed Dusty Springfield’s “Son of a Preacher Man”.

She also performed “Where Did Our Love Go” and “Flashdance… What a Feeling” in the competition’s finale. Before being disqualified from the talent competition on March 26, 2003, she also performed the song “Breathe” by Faith Hill.

Yet her time on American Idol wasn’t over. She sang Christina Aguilera’s “Beautiful” for the show’s concert tour and recorded a cover of “At Last” for the show’s Love Songs CD.

Moreover, She appeared as a judge on the Oxygen Network’s Meow TV television program in 2003. She collaborated with Somme Music on the song Let It Rain. She was unable to obtain a recording contract with a major label, so it ended up being her last album.

Julia DeMato

Caption: Julia DeMato in American Idol 2 Concert Tour, 2003 source: Wikipedia.

Julia and previous American Idol competitors RJ Helton, Frenchie Davis, Trenyce, and Rickey Smith gave performances at the Razz Room in San Francisco from July 22 to August 2, 2008. From August 5 to 16, Constantine Maroulis, Vonzell Solomon, and David Hernandez also made appearances in the Razz Room.

At Rowley’s Tavern, a neighborhood Irish pub in Norwalk, Connecticut, Julia DeMato started a 12-week “Summer Idol” Karaoke event on June 18, 2009. After opening the show with a song, Julia provides commentary and introduces upcoming performers.

The National Anthem was sung at a NASCAR event at the Thompson International Speedway, among other appearances in Connecticut.

Net Worth 2024

Julia has earned a huge amount of money through her hard work and brilliance. Her estimated net worth is around $1 million to $5 million by 2023. However, DeMato is yet to be a part of brand endorsements.

Personal Life

Regarding her love life, Julia DeMato is currently in a relationship with Jim Polches. The couple welcomed a child on July 6, 2005, which made them parents. However, they have yet to disclose their child’s identity.

Rumor and Controversy

DeMato was detained for drug possession and impaired driving in December 2005. The singer was taken into custody in the parking lot of Pancho & Gringos in Brookfield.

More than an hour after the restaurant closed, the police officers observed her driving her SUV into the restaurant’s parking lot.

When they observed this, the police pursued her at 2 in the morning, found that she had consumed alcohol, and arrested her after she failed sobriety tests.

Also, two marijuana pipes, some marijuana, and a tiny quantity of cocaine were discovered in her automobile by the police. After posting a $10,000 bond, the singer was freed.

Body Measurements

Julia DeMato is very beautiful undoubtedly. She has a perfect height of 5 feet 6 inches (168 cm/1.68 m)and weighs around 60 kg (132 lbs). In addition, DeMato has a pair of lovely eyes and brown hair.

Julia DeMato

Caption: Julia DeMato posing for a photo source: Depositphotos.

Julia DeMato – Social Media

She is active on her Instagram account @juliademato with 1,108 followers. Besides that, DeMato is not active on any other social media sites including Facebook and Twitter.