Madonna has worked with some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry in her career spanning four decades. The Grammy-winning singer, songwriter, and actor has helped launch the careers of many other celebrities in the entertainment world, including one of her former hairstylists.
Madonna met Jose Extravaganza through her hairstylist.
Madonna has always been known as a pioneer who has shed light on lesser-known parts of popular culture. At the turn of the 1990s, she showcased New York City’s ballroom scene and its talented Vogue dancers in a way never seen before.
She met veteran vogue Jose Extravaganza on the dance floor at a New York City nightclub in the late 1980s. He was introduced to him by one of his associates at that time, Debi Mazar. Xtravaganza reflects on the moment they met in 2016 Interview.
“[Working with Madonna] It was something I hadn’t set out to do,” he said earnestly. “I was training professionally as a professional ballet dancer and I was in my studies.
“I was going out to clubs a lot, though, on weekends and stuff. And that’s how I came to him. He had heard of me,” she continued. “I would go to this club and vogue and I knew her hairstylist at the time, now an actress, Debi Mazar. And me and she were friends in the club scene.”
Debi Mazar became a well-known actress
Mazar met Madonna while working at the popular New York City nightclub Danceteria in the 1980s. Madge hired her to do her makeup for their “Everybody” music video. She appeared in five of Madonna’s music videos over the next two decades: “Papa Don’t Preach,” “True Blue,” “Justify My Love,” “Deeper and Deeper,” and “Music.”
In the 1990s, Mazar acted in several films. he had minor roles in goodfellas, doorMILF Spike Lee Malcolm X, Bullets on Broadway, And batman forever. She also appeared in an episode of friend.
Debi Mazar’s life after Madonna
Mazar continued to work in the entertainment industry into the 2000s and 2010s. From 2004 to 2011, he had a supporting role circle. He also had a recurring role on the sitcom Fran. rest with, playing the role of Meryl, the cousin of Fran Drescher’s character. He also had a guest stint ugly Betty.
Mazar was a contestant in 2009 dancing with the Stars. In 2011, she, her husband Gabrielle Corcos and their two daughters starred in the Cooking Channel show extra virgin. The show was a mix of a cooking show and a reality show. In 2015, she and her husband started another series on the Cooking Channel titled extra virgin americana Where they go to America with their children in search of good food.
From 2015 to 2021, Mazar starred in young With Sutton Foster and Hilary Duff as Maggie Amato. The show remains the longest-running original series in TV Land’s history.
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