Kelly Monaco - Updated May 2024

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Kelly Monaco

Kelly Monaco is an American TV actress, model, and reality television personality. Kelly Monaco is popular as Livvie Locke on the soap opera, “Port Charles”. She started playing Sam McCall on the soap opera General Hospital in the year 2003.

Birth Facts

Kelly Monaco was born on May 23, 1976, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is 47 years old and is under the astrological sign, Gemini. She holds American nationality and her full name is Kelly Marie Monaco.

Her father’s name is Albert “Al” and her mother’s name is Carmina Monaco. She has four siblings and their names are Christine, Marissa, Carmina, and Amber. She is the middle child of her parents. Likewise, she is very close to her parents as well as her siblings.


Regarding Kelly’s educational background and qualifications, her family moved to the Poconos where she attended Pocono Mountain High School taking her first acting classes.

After graduating from high school she was able to work as a lifeguard at a local resort and then attended Northampton Community College for two years.

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Caption: Kelly with her mother (Source: Instagram)

Relationship Status

Kelly Monaco is not married or is in any relationship as of now. But she was in a long-term relationship with Mike Gonzalez. They met each other when they were juniors in high school and started a relationship with him in the year 1991.

They worked together as lifeguards at a local resort and even attended community college together. Likewise, they were together for 18 years and broke up in the year 2009.

Likewise, Monaco was seen in the premiere episode of the reality television series Dirty Soap in 2011 and she was still mourning the loss of this relationship.

Body Measurements

Kelly Monaco has a height of 5 feet 3 inches her weight is 43 Kg and her other body measurements are 33-20-31 inches. Moreover, Monaco has black hair and brown eyes.

Career and Professional Life

Kelly Monaco had been thinking of a career in modeling and sent her photo to Playboy in the year 1996. She then was able to become the Playmate of the Month for April 1997.

And, throughout her tenure with Playboy in the 1990s, she even featured in many Playboy Special Edition publications. Likewise, her first television role was in the drama “Baywatch” from the year 1997 to the year 1998.

She even had small roles in the late 1990s films BASEketball, Idle Hands, and Mumford as well.

Likewise, she had two roles in the ABC soap opera Port Charles: Olivia “Livvie” Locke Morley and Tess Ramsey. When that program ended, she was able to join the cast of the ABC soap opera General Hospital as Samantha McCall in October 2003.

She was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role on Port Charles in the year 2003.

Again after 3 years, she was nominated for a Daytime Emmy, this time for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Sam McCall on General Hospital.

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Caption: Kelly with her friend at the show (Source: Instagram)

More About Career

Moreover, she was able to star in the E! reality television series “Dirty Soap”. She was a cast member and the season winner. She then appeared in a Maxim cover feature in the year 2005.

Later on, she expanded her dancing résumé with Peepshow. Kelly was able to star as Bo Peep who is a precocious character who discovers her sexuality throughout the show.

She participated in the 15th season of Dancing with the Stars for a chance to win a second mirrorball trophy in the year 2012. She was able to finish in third place.

Furthermore, she again returned in November 2017, to the 25th season of Dancing with the Stars in week eight, to participate in a trio rumba with Terrell Owens and his professional partner Cheryl Burke.

Kelly Monaco and several other daytime celebrities traveled to Kenya, Africa, as a part of the Feed the Children program, delivering food and other supplies and visiting schools and orphanages built by Feed the Children in July 2009. She also was a part of the iParticipate campaign.

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Caption: Kelly during her charity work (Source: Instagram)

Kelly Monaco – Social Media

Kelly Monaco is pretty active on all of her social accounts. She owns her Instagram account under the name “kelly_m23” and has garnered 211K followers on it. Likewise, she owns her Twitter account under the name “kellymonaco1” and has mustered 215.3K followers on it.

Kelly Monaco – Net Worth 2024

According to Celebritynetworth, Kelly has a net worth of $4 million and her main income source is her acting and modeling career.