Liano (far right) with her fellow Real Housewives of Melbourne co-stars in 2016
Georgina Caroline Italiano|
18 May 1966
|Alma mater||Monash University|
|Occupation||Barrister, author, entrepreneur|
|Known for||The Real Housewives of Melbourne|
Bettina Liano (sister)|
Teresa Liano (sister)
Early and personal life
Georgina Caroline Liano was born in Brighton, Victoria, to Italian parents Anita Bonollo and Nicola Italiano. She is one of four siblings. Her sisters Bettina Liano and Teresa Liano are both fashion designers. After graduating from Star of the Sea College in 1983, she attended Monash University, where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts in 1992 and a Bachelor of Laws in 1996.
In 2003, Liano was diagnosed with cancer. She went into remission after 12 months of chemotherapy and radiation treatment. She has been divorced twice and is a single mother of two boys, and lives in Melbourne.
In 1985, Liano went into business with her sisters running a chain of boutiques. Liano was admitted as a lawyer in 1997, and joined the Victorian Bar in 1999. She currently practices in criminal law, intentional torts, commercial law, family law and employment law.
Her autobiography, Fearless, was published in April 2015. In the same month, Liano joined the cast of Neighbours as Mary Smith. Liano was hired after she impressed casting directors during a screen test. She began filming on 14 April 2015.
In 2018, Liano appeared as a guest celebrity on Hughesy, We Have a Problem.
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