YONKERS, N.Y. -- Happy Birthday to Yonkers’ Cathy DeBuono!
DeBuono, who was born in Yonkers, turns 44 on Thursday.
Cathy DeBuono, an athlete, actress, and radio personality, was born March 20, 1970. As an athlete, she started a career as a successful volleyball player and received several awards and medals, such as two gold medals at the United States Olympic Festival in 1991 and 1992. Between 1988 and 1991 she attended the University of Kentucky.
DeBuono has also appeared in a few films, including the short project "Gay Propaganda" (2002) and the award-winning "Out at the Wedding" (2007), the romantic comedy "And Then Came Lola" (2008), and the short drama "Tremble & Spark" (2008). For the 2007 short film, "The Touch," by Jane Clark, she worked as associate producer and still photographer.
She now hosts her own radio program giving advice on LA Talk radio.