Theresa Caputo was born on 10 June 1966, in Long Island, Hicksville, New York. Theresa Caputo is proud that she has been raised by her parents in the same place where she was born: Long Island, Hicksville, New York.
Her origins are mostly Italian and she have also some English and Norwegian roots. Theresa Caputo’s parents are Veronica and Nicholas J. Brigandi and she has one brother, Michel. Her father, Nicholas J. Brigandi is 77 years old now and he had the firefighter profession for the Fire Department of New York. Theresa Caputo is still very closer to her family, especially to her parents.
Theresa Caputo is an author and an American TV personality. Theresa Caputo has been known and became famous due to his capacities as a medium, she being able to communicate with the spirits of the dead people.
Theresa started to feel the spirits since she had age of four. At age of twenty, Theresa Caputo learned to communicate with souls in Heaven. Before to accept her extra abilities, Theresa suffered of anxiety and after many years of healing attempts on her own or with therapists she was able to be cured after one meeting with spiritual healer and teacher named Pat Longo. Pat Longo explained her what happened (she was suppressing Spirit’s energy) and he learned her how to channel the Spirit and express it in words.
After this situation, Theresa accepted her “gift” and decided to help people, delivering healing messages that could determine the people to “learn, grow and embrace the live”. She has around ten years of medium practicing. In this time she wrote 3 books, made the country tour with her live show “Theresa Caputo Live The Experience” and since 2011 she is on the TV with TLC reality TV series and Long Island Medium shows.
Theresa Caputo wrote three books : “There’s More to Life than This: Healing Messages, Remarkable Stories, and Insight from the Other Side” (2013), “You Can’t Make This Stuff Up” (2014) and “ “Good Grief” Heal Your Soul, Honor Your Loved Ones, and Learn to Live again “ (2017). “There’s More to Life than This: Healing Messages, Remarkable Stories, and Insight from the Other Side” (2013) had a lot of success and debuted at #2 on the New York best seller list. The other 2 books have been received very well too, so “ “Good Grief” Heal Your Soul, Honor Your Loved Ones, and Learn to Live again “ (2017) debuted at #3 on the New York best seller list and “You Can’t Make This Stuff Up” released in September 2014 debuted at #9 on the same best seller list.
During her country tour, through the live show “Theresa Caputo Live The Experience” , Theresa is sharing personal stories about her own live and she is explaining about her gift and how it works. She is also giving messages to audience member and is trying to convince people that all their loved ones who passed away are still with them, but in different ways. Theresa Caputo declared that “…the experience isn’t about believing in mediums. It’s about witnessing something life-changing.”
Theresa Caputo has received many critics. She is described as a charlatan or as a good performer with a nice charisma. She received critics through television programs as “Inside Edition” or “Wired Magazine” publication. As critics, D. J. Grothe named her a charlatan and Massimo Polidoro, the paranormal investigator, calls Theresa as a “performer”. Susan Gerbic, a skeptical activist, made a summary with the techniques which she sustain that Theresa and other psychics are using in order to achieve their results.
In April 2012, Theresa Caputo received from James Randi Educational Foundation the Pegasus Award, “a tongue-in-cheek award that seeks to expose parapsychological, paranormal or psychic frauds”.
In the personal life, Theresa Caputo has been married for 28 years with Larry Caputo. Their marriage started on 16 September 1989 but in 2017 they separated. The separation announce has been made public on 3 December 2017 and the divorce ended in 2018. In June 2018, after their separation, Larry Caputo moved in Los Angeles. During the divorce, Theresa’s parents supported and helped her.
Theresa Caputo and Larry Caputo have 2 children: a son named Larry Caputo Jr born in 1993 and a daughter, Victoria Caputo, born in 1994. Both children are now adults and are on their own. Larry Caputo Jr. graduated the college and he is working at Madison Square Garden Networks as a Manager of Studio Operations. Larry Caputo Jr.’s sister, Victoria, graduated the high school, followed a beauty school and now she is working as a professional make-up artist for a salon in Syosset, New York.
Theresa Caputo loves the dogs and she has at home one Yorkshire ( Louie ) and two French bulldogs, Bubba and Bentley.
Theresa Caputo is also active on the social media sites, having many followers: more than 3.4 million and followers on Facebook and over 599k followers on her Instagram profile.
Hicksville High School (New York)
- Full Name : Theresa Caputo
- Nickname :
- Occupation: Author, TV personality
- Age: 52 years old
- Date of Birth: 10 June 1966
- Place of Birth: Long Island, Hicksville, New York
- Gender: Female
- Star: Gemini
- Eye color: Blue
- Hair color: Blonde
- Nationality: American
- Height in feet: 5 ft 6 inches
- Height in cm: 171 cm
- Weight in kg: 60 kg
- Weight in pounds: 132 lbs
- Measurements: 37-25-38
- Parents: Veronica and Nicholas J. Brigandi
- Siblings: one brother, Michel
- Children: a son Larry Caputo Jr. and a daughter Victoria Caputo
- Spouse: Divorced. Ex-husband Larry Caputo