Debra Messing

Debra Messing
Debra Messing  American Actress

Debra Messing dating history

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Debra Messing is currently single.


Debra Messing was previously married to Daniel Zelman (2000 - 2016).

Debra Messing has been in a relationship with Will Chase (2011 - 2014).


Debra Messing is a 53 year old American Actress. Born Debra Lynn Messing on 15th August, 1968 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA, she is famous for Grace Adler on Will and Grace. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Debra Messing has been in 15 on-screen matchups, including Ben Stiller in Along Came Polly (2004), Bruce Greenwood in Dirty Dancing (2017), Brian d'Arcy James in Smash (2012), Corey Parker in Will & Grace (1998) and Edward Burns in Will & Grace (1998).

Debra Messing is a member of the following lists: Emmy Award winners, American film actors and American television actors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 26 years, 2 months - -
Dating1 2 years, 11 months - -
Total2 26 years, 2 months 14 years, 6 months 2 years, 11 months


First Name Debra
Middle Name Lynn
Last Name Messing
Full Name at Birth Debra Lynn Messing
Alternative Name Debra Messy, The First Lady of Broadway
Age 53 years
Birthday 15th August, 1968
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Weight 128lbs (58 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Red
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School East Greenwich High School
University BA Theater Arts, Brandeis University (1990, summa cum laude), MA Drama, New York University (1993)
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Grace Adler on Will and Grace
Year(s) Active 1994–present
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size A
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 34
Clothes Size 6 (US)
Shoe Size 9.5 (US), 42 (EU), 8 (UK), 265 (J)

Debra Lynn Messing (born August 15, 1968) is an American actress. After graduating from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, Messing received short-lived roles on television series such as Ned and Stacey on Fox (1995–1997) and Prey on ABC (1998). She achieved her breakthrough role as Grace Adler, an interior designer, on the NBC sitcom Will & Grace (1998–2006, 2017-2020), for which she was critically acclaimed, receiving six Golden Globe Award nominations and five Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, winning once in 2003.

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Debra Messing53 LeoActress
Will Chase51 VirgoActor
Daniel Zelman55 GeminiActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
RomanMale7th April, 200418 years oldDaniel Zelman


The Dark Divide2020Thea PyleMovie
The Bible Collection: Jesus2020Movie
Stucco2019CounselorShort Film
Searching2018Detective VickMovie
Dirty Dancing2017Marjorie HousemanTV Movie
Will & Grace: Musical2017Grace AdlerShort Film
Who Is?2017TV Show
Albion: The Enchanted Stallion2016The QueenMovie
Nightcap2016Debra MessingTV Show
Like Sunday, Like Rain2014BarbaraMovie
The Mysteries of Laura2014Laura DiamondTV Show
It Could Be Worse2013AnnTV Show
Mother's Day2013EllaTV Movie
Smash2012Julia HoustonTV Show
Wright vs. Wrong2010Evelyn WrightTV Movie
Nothing Like the Holidays2008Sarah RodriguezMovie
The Women2008Edie CohenMovie
The Starter Wife2008Molly KaganTV Show
Lucky You2007Suzanne OfferMovie
Purple Violets2007Kate ScottMovie
The Starter Wife2007Molly KaganTV Show
Open Season2006Beth (voice)Movie
The Wedding Date2005Kat EllisMovie
Along Came Polly2004Lisa KramerMovie
Garfield2004Arlene (voice)Movie
Hollywood Ending2002LoriMovie
The Mothman Prophecies2002Mary KleinMovie
Jesus1999Mary MagdaleneTV Show
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Alicia HardingTV Show
Celebrity1998TV Reporter at Lupus OfficeMovie
Prey1998Dr. Sloan ParkerTV Show
Will & Grace1998Grace AdlerTV Show
McHale's Navy1997Lt. Penelope CarpenterMovie
King of the Hill1997Mrs. Hilgren-BronsonTV Show
A Walk in the Clouds1995Betty SuttonMovie
Ned and Stacey1995Stacey ColbertTV Show
Partners1995StaceyTV Show
NYPD Blue1993Dana AbandandoTV Show
Seinfeld1989Beth LuknerTV Show
Another World1964DaisyTV Show
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cboothe977cboothe977Feb 4, 2021

6201 Hollywood Boulevard

eagle39Jul 6, 2019

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sandra3636Dec 27, 2011

Debra and husband just broke up; coincidentally her co-star in Smash, Will Chase just broke up with his wife. Rumour: Debra & Will plan to marry.

tiffanyAug 3, 2010

debra you look great for your age,and i loved you movie with dermont mulroney the wedding date.

GlamDoll08GlamDoll08Mar 30, 2009

Debra Messing is so funny, she cracks me up :)

taylorJan 4, 2009

u and demont are a perfect cupple u should go out with him

remyOct 20, 2008

OMG!What idiot put this up here? She never dated Harry Connick or Megan Mullaly,Just because they were on Will and Grace together dont mean they went out.This site is a JOKE!!!

CynthiaJun 7, 2008

She didnt date Harry C.
He is married for crying out loud.
They were just "dating" on Will and Grace

annieFeb 23, 2008

She`s not a lesbian !

beep16Feb 23, 2008

Debra Messing dated Megan Mullaly -- I wonder about that.

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