Victoria Granucci: The Star Who Had A Struggling Life — The Next Hint

Ombir Sharma
3 min readApr 20, 2022


Victoria Granucci: After his first marriage to Priscilla Esterline ended in divorce, John Mellencamp met actress Victoria Granucci in 1979 after seeing her portrait at a friend’s house (via Tuko). However, according to Very Celeb, he was still married to Esterline at the time.

According to Vecamspot, Victoria Granucci met Mellencamp in college while simultaneously acting as an extra in music videos and other productions. Subsequently, she would feature in the famous treatment for Mellencamp’s first hit track, “Jack & Diane,” in Mellencamp’s music video canon (via YouTube).

By 1981, Mellencamp and Granucci were married; the same year that he and his first wife filed for divorce. Teddi Jo, Granucci, and Mellencamp’s first child was born in July of that year; followed by her younger sister Justice in 1985.

Victoria Granucci Spends Her Time On Instagram Being A Devoted Grandma.

Following suspicions of infidelity while on tour, John Mellencamp and Victoria Granucci decided to call it quits. They split up owing to “irreconcilable issues,” according to Vecamspot. Granucci married American model Elaine Irwin in 1991; but it doesn’t appear that he’s been involved with anybody else since — at least not in public.

Divorce Of Victoria Granucci

Following their marriage, the pair settled in Indiana. Victoria Granucci eventually left her flourishing career to become a full-time homemaker. Still, she subsequently admitted that working alongside her ex-husband was a pleasant experience. While her husband was on tour, Vicky had no choice but to stay at home and raise their two children. In 1989, the pair startled their followers by announcing their split. The grounds for their divorce were unknown; but in 1994, John admitted to cheating on his wife while on tour and committing a professional blunder.

Victoria Granucci’s Professional Life

Vicky had a successful career in the entertainment world before her marriage to John Mellencamp; having worked as an extra in music videos and on the set of movies. Grease, Happy Days, Charlie’s Angels, Fantasy Island, Love Boat, Chips, and many others are among the films and television series she has appeared as an extra. Nothing more is known about her professional life.

Victoria Granucci Net Worth Is Not Unknown

Victoria has amassed a sizable fortune due to her professional acting and modeling careers. However, she has not made any information about her earnings or income public. Despite this, Victoria Granucci net worth 2022 is around $2 million, according to some reports. John Mellencamp, her ex-husband, has a net worth of roughly $25 million. Teddi Mellencamp, a television personality with around $12 million, is her daughter.

Victoria Granucci’s Daughter

Victoria Granucci has had a significant influence on her daughter’s life. Vicky is also a celebrity parent. Her first daughter Teddi is an actress and reality television personality; who joined the cast of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills in 2017. Victoria enjoys being a grandma to Teddi Mellencamp’s children and is ostensibly adoring her life to avoid the spotlight.

Is Victoria Granucci Still Available For A Relationship?

While her famous spouse immediately remarried and moved on after their divorce, Victoria Granucci became a homebody and never remarried. She relocated to Hilton Head, South Carolina, and it is unclear what she did after that. According to her social media, she works at Reilley’s North End Pub, although it’s unclear what services she does there.

Originally published at on April 20, 2022.



Ombir Sharma

Ombir is a SEO Executive at The Next Hint Inc. He is a SEO and writer has 2 years of experience in these respective fields.