(biography, photos, videos) Michael Joseph Manganiello
Joe Manganiello: bio
Joseph Michael Manganiello, whose fans often referred to Joe Manganiello, was born in December 1976 in Pittsburgh, but grew up in its South suburbs «of Mt. Lebanon». The boy went bright and memorable appearance. The reason is a multinational mixture of blood. Parents got Joe Sicilian, Austrian, German and Armenian roots.
In addition to Joseph’s family grew up the youngest son of Nicholas. The boys attended Catholic school, St. Bernard’s. Joe Manganiello studied diligently. In 1995, he graduated from high school.
The passion for acting came to Joseph in the last years of training. The guy appeared in school musicals «Oklahoma!». He liked to act and feel like an artist, he enrolled in the school television Studio. Along with his peers Joe Manganiello was filming home movies at the camera, rented.
Another passion of Joe was a sport. In high school, and then at the University of Pittsburgh, Manganiello was a captain in either football, basketball, volleyball teams. But the main guy’s acting. Enrolling in the University, Joe didn’t leave attempts to break into the scene. The first was a failure. But the second was successful and he was able to go to a prestigious theatrical College Carnegie Mellon. In 2000, Manganiello received a bachelor of fine arts.
After graduation the aspiring actor went to Los Angeles. Here and then in new York, Joe attended the auditions and auditioned for different roles in TV shows and movies. In 2002, he was lucky. Manganiello, invited for the role of Flash Thompson in the film adaptation of the comic «spider-Man». Quick debut was a good springboard for the rest of his career.
Soon, the cinematic biography of Joe Manganiello enriched high-profile projects, «Ambulance», «Hospital», «Two and a half men», «Las Vegas,» «one tree Hill», «Medium», «How I met your mother» and many others. Career of the young artist was developing rapidly.
All these years, Manganiello didn’t leave stage. The actor was entrusted with key roles in productions of classical works of William Shakespeare, Henrik Ibsen and Tennessee Williams.
The real fame came to the artist in 2010, when viewers saw Jo in the TV series «True blood.» He got the role of a werewolf named Alcide Herveaux. Edition of Entertainment Weekly, Manganiello called «the Favorite werewolf of all time».
In 2011, the Fund awards the actor was «discovery of the year», two «Scream Award» and «the Saturn Award». And handsome man from Pennsylvania was included in the list of «sexiest alive» by «People» magazine. The popular «men’s Health» recognized, Manganiello the winner of the «Best beach body». Paid tribute to the beauty of the actor and the magazine «Entertainment Weekly», recognizing Joe «the sexiest supernatural creature.»
From the latest cinematic works Joe Manganiello can be called the continuation of the project «True blood» and film «What to expect when you’re expecting» and «magic Mike.»
Almost 2 years the actor was Dating model Bridget Peters. The pair met in 2012 at a Boxing match. Bridget appeared in the ring and won Joe his forms. In one interview, Manganiello admitted that he, as a person of high stature, prefers women with «emotional bends». Haggard beauty don’t attract him.
But the novel model came to nothing. Personal life Joe Manganiello has changed only after a meeting with Colombian actress, presenter and model Sofia Vergara. They met in 2014, and were married in November of 2015. For Sophia’s second marriage. First she has a son Manolo.
- «How I met your mother»
- «One tree hill»
- «True blood»
- «What to expect when you’re expecting»
- «Magic Mike»
- The «old»
- «Magic Mike XXL»
- «Knight of cups»