Carla Ferrigno
Carla Green-Ferrigno


Carla Green


Actress, personal trainer, TV personality, restaurant manger ,psychotherapist

Years active



Lou Ferrigno, 1980-present


3, sons Lou Jr. and Brent, daughter Shanna

Character on King of Queens

as herself in 4 episodes, 2005-07

Carla Ferrigno (born Carla Green) plays herself as the wife of Lou Ferrigno and neighbor of Doug and Carrie Heffernan. She appears in 4 episodes spanning Season 7, 8 and 9.

Episode appearancesEdit

The episodes which Carla appears in are:

  • China Syndrome Parts 1 & 2
  • Present Tense
  • Catching Hell
  • Gym Neighbors (first appearance)

Carla has very few speaking parts but usually plays the moral supporter of Lou Ferigno. Perhaps her most notable line was in the episode "Gym Neighbors" where she tells Doug: "We don't joke about steroids, Doug".

Family and personal lifeEdit

On May 3, 1980, Carla, who is a practicing psychotherapist, married Lou; she then also began serving as his manager, later also becoming a personal trainer. They have three children, Shanna, born 1981; Louis, Jr., born 1984; and Brent, born 1990. Daughter Shanna has a recurring role as Nurse Janice on the NBC-TV soap opera Days of our Lives, and appeared in the NBC series Windfall, as well as the television movie Within, and in 2005, also appeared in the E! reality television series, Filthy Rich: Cattle Drive. Son Louis, Jr. was a linebacker for the University of Southern California Trojans football team.