Caroline Rhea

Caroline Gilchrist Rhea is a Canadian actress and standup comedian best known for her portrayal as Hilda Spellman on Sabrina the Teenage Witch on ABC.

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She has appeared in various comedy specials, including three one-hour standup specials for HBO, Showtime, and Bravo. She is well renowned for her role as Linda Flynn-Fletcher on the Disney Channel comedy Phineas and Ferb and her appearances on Hollywood Squares with Whoopi Goldberg. Rhea was named the new hostess of Rosie O'Donnell's syndicated talk show (renamed The Caroline Rhea Show) and presented The Biggest Loser's NBC reality show for the first three seasons. She is repeating her roles as Eugenia Scrimmage in the Bruno & Boots film trilogy and Noleta Nethercott in A Very Sordid Wedding on ABC's Match Game with Alec Baldwin. She then reprised her role as Grandma Judy in the Disney Channel sitcom Sydney to the Max.


Caroline Rhea was born on April 13, 1964, in Westmount, Canada. Caroline's parents are Margery and David Rhea. Her father worked in the medical field as an obstetrician and gynecologist. She has two siblings, Celia and Cynthia. When Caroline was younger, she attended an all-girls private school in Westmount, Quebec. She also attended Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia before heading to the United States to attend the University of Arizona.


In 2009, there was a rumor that she and fellow comedian Marc Maron were having a sexual relationship. She was dating her longtime boyfriend Costaku Economopoulos when this rumor came out. She talked about her threesome experience with Marc on his podcast, WTF. People started to speculate about who the third person in the threesome was. Marc and Caroline quickly shut the rumor down.

In 2011, there was news that Caroline and Brett Wilson, a Dragon's Den panelist, were in a relationship. They were seen kissing each other.

She and a fellow comedian, Costaku Economopoulos, have a daughter together. Costaku was Caroline's longtime boyfriend; they started dating in 2007 but have since broken up. When she announced that she was pregnant with Costaku's child, she said she was happy that she conceived naturally without any medications and needles.

After their relationship ended, Costaku allegedly said they regretted some big arguments that ruined their relationship. Caroline said that she lost almost 5 pounds when she suspected Costaku was cheating on her in an interview. She eventually got over the broken relationship and cared about raising her daughter. As a successful, strong-willed woman, a single mother raising a daughter by herself, she inspires many worldwide.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 13 Apr, 1964
Age: 56 yrs
Citizenship: Canada
United States of America
Birth Place: Westmount
Education: University of Arizona
Gender: Female
Description: Canadian comedian and actress
Twitter Id: Carolinerhea
Net Worth 2020: 4 million
Net Worth 2021: 4 million
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Last Modified: Feb 19 2023
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