Milo Ventimiglia is known within the movie-viewing community for portraying on-screen characters in television series and films. Some of his characters can be seen in projects such as This Is Us, Opposite Sex, American Dreams, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Creed II, Cursed, Winter Break, and many others. However, the TV projects that brought him to mainstream success are Gilmore Girls and Heroes, wherein he played Jess Mariano and Peter Petrelli respectively. While his stint in the former lasted for four years (2002 – 2006), Ventimiglia won international recognition for playing Peter in the latter from 2006 to 2010. His resume has covers production and directorial stints, which in all fairness, have been outstanding as well.
Milo Ventimiglia’s Bio and Age
You probably know him as Milo Ventimiglia but he was actually born Milo Anthony Ventimiglia. His parents – Carol and Peter Ventimiglia welcomed him into the world on the 8th day of July 1977, in the United States of America, precisely in Anaheim, California. Milo was born into a family with a multi-racial background. His dad, a Vietnam war veteran, is Italian-Sicilian ancestry while his mom has Scottish and English heritage. The two are also parents to the actor’s elder sisters named Laurel and Leslie.
The Hollywood elite is a graduate of El Modena High School in Orange, California, and the University of California, Los Angeles. While in El Modena, Milo actively took part in many activities in his school. He participated in drama productions, wrestled, and also led the student government body as its president. After the actor graduated in 1995, he enrolled at the American Conservatory Theater at the age of eighteen for their summer program. It was after the programme that he was admitted to the university as a theatre student.
Although The Fresh Prince of Bel Air is credited as Ventimiglia’s first on-screen role, he is said to have played a gay teenager role in the short film, Must Be the Music, which he performed at the age of eighteen. So far, his career has been on the upward side, having grown from a talented actor to a top-notch director, screenwriter, and film producer.
Milo Ventimiglia is credited for co-writing the 2010 television series, Ultradome and for voicing the character, Great Alexander in the video game, X-Men: Destiny in 2011. Between 2007 and 2011, the multi-talented personality directed the following Hollywood projects, It’s a Mall World (2007), Suite 7 (2011), Dave Knoll Finds His Soul (2009), and Ultradome (2010). As a producer, he has no fewer than eight productions under his belt and he still aspires to attain greater heights in the nearest future. For his roles in the industry, Ventimiglia has been nominated for awards eleven times out of which he ended up winning five – two for himself, two for This Is Us and one for Heroes.
Milo was elected as the sexiest vegetarian by PETA in the year 2009. He was raised as a lacto-vegetarian by his parents. Interestingly, he doesn’t drink alcohol or smoke cigarettes.
From his successful diverse career, the California-born multi-hyphenate has made a lot of fortune and fame as well, having come a long way in the industry. The profound actor has a net worth estimated to be $12 million, though some sites claim Milo Ventimiglia worths above the figure.
Married or Dating, Who’s His Wife or Girlfriend?
Milo Ventimiglia may have played heartthrob/husband roles on the screen but in real life, he has never been married. Regardless, he has had high-profile relationships with Hollywood co-stars, Alexis Bledel, and Hayden Panettiere. He dated Bledel, his Gilmore Girls co-star, from December 2002 to June 2006 and Panettiere, his Heroes co-star, from December 2007 to February 2009. Following these failed relationships, the screen star tight-lipped about his love life.
However, the last time we heard, Ventimiglia is said to be quietly dating a young woman named Kelly Egarian, a marketing coordinator whom he’s been linked with since the year 2016.
Height – How Tall is He?
The American actor cannot be categorized as a short man, as he belongs to the pack of Hollywood stars who stand above 5 feet. He is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs in 78 kilograms as body mass. Milo Ventimiglia’s body specifications are detailed to be Waist – 34 inches or 86 cm, Chest – 45 inches or 114 cm, and Arms/Biceps – 15.5 inches or 39.4 cm. Milo flaunts an athletic body, which is further complemented by a pair of brown eyes and dark brown hair.