“Love me or hate me, I always speak the truth!”
“Life is short, I have no time for drama!”
“Life is about change, sometimes you just have to roll with the punches.”
“If you’re gonna mess with my family, you’re messing with me.”
Birthday: August 23rd, 1961
Caroline Manzo (née Laurita) (born August 23, 1961) has been married for over 27 years to Albert Manzo, co-owner of The Brownstone, an event and catering facility in Paterson, New Jersey. Albert Manzo’s brother, Tommy Manzo, is the second husband of Manzo’s sister and former cast mate, Dina Manzo, making the two sisters by both marriage and blood.
The couple have three children: Albert “Albie” Manzo IV (born May 27, 1986), Lauren Manzo (born in 1988), and Christopher Manzo (born May 23, 1989). Manzo is the owner of two businesses: Opus Properties, a real estate firm, and a children’s accessories line. In addition, she serves on the board of her sister Dina’s charity foundation, Project Ladybug. In season 4, she is also portrayed partnering with daughter Lauren in a boutique store. It was rumored that Manzo was not going to return for season 5, but these rumors were confirmed false by fellow cast member Melissa Gorga.