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Joe Manganiello

Biography, Age, Net Worth, House, Cars, Wife, Children, Height, Parents, Movies & TV Shows

Joe Manganiello Basic Information

Stage Name: Joe Manganiello
Real Name: Joseph Michael Manganiello
Occupation: Actor and Producer
Date Of Birth/Age: 28 December 1976 (47 Years Old)
Place of Birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Gender: Male
Nationality: American
Marital Status: Divorced
Education:
  • St. Bernard School
  • Mt. Lebanon High School
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Carnegie Mellon University
Height: 6Ft 5In
Net Worth: $45M

Joe Manganiello Biography

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Charles John and Susan Manganiello welcomed Joe into the world in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on December 28, 1976. His heritages include Sicilian, Irish, Croatian, Armenian, German, and African ancestry. His mother is of Croatian, German, and Armenian origin, while his father is of Italian descent. He was raised in Mount Lebanon, Pennsylvania, with his younger brother, Nicholas. He graduated with honours from Mt. Lebanon High School after attending St. Bernard School.
He used to captain the teams in all three sports at his high school because he was a very effective athlete in football, basketball, and volleyball. He made his acting debut in the play “Oklahoma!” produced by his school as Jud Fry. He also became interested in making movies. He had to stop playing sports due to several injuries, so he decided to concentrate on his acting career.
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After high school, he applied but was rejected from the Carnegie Mellon School of Drama. As a result, he attended the University of Pittsburgh while applying to Carnegie Mellon again a year later. This time, he was accepted. Additionally, he produced, wrote, and performed in the student film “Out of Courage 2: Out for Vengeance.” He earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in acting from the university in 2000. He was a roadie for the band Goldfinger once and is close with the lead singer John Feldmann; he travelled the world with the band as a part of their security.

Family

Parents

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His parents are Susan (Brachanow) and Charles John Manganiello. His mother is of Croatian, German, and Armenian ancestry, while his father is of Italian descent.

Siblings

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His exact number of siblings is unknown, but it is well known that he has a brother named Nicholas, who also serves as his co-producer under the 3:49 production company banner.

Children

The well-known American actor isn’t a father yet. At this time, Joe Manganiello is not a parent to any biological or adopted children.

Wife

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After six months of dating, he proposed to actress Sofa Vergara on Christmas Eve, 2014. They tied the knot in Palm Beach, Florida, on November 22, 2015. Manganiello and Vergara, who had been married for seven years, made their separation and impending divorce known to Page Six on July 17, 2023.

Lifestyle

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When Joe Manganiello attended Carnegie Mellon University, he performed in many plays, including “When We Dead Awaken” and “The Merchant of Venice.” In the superhero movie “Spiderman,” directed by Sam Raimi, he made his acting debut in 2002. He portrayed Peter Parker’s rival, who tried to intimidate the latter while they were both in college. The movie was a box office and critical hit. He reappeared in the third instalment of the Spiderman trilogy, “Spiderman 3,” five years later.
He debuted on television 2006, playing supporting roles in shows like “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” and “Las Vegas.” He appeared regularly in the television series “How I Met Your Mother” from 2006 to 2012. He made a significant appearance in the 2007 season of the television show “American Heiress.” He also made an appearance in the medical drama “ER.” He played the lead role of Lt. Sean Macklin in the 2009 movie “Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia.” He appeared in another film that year called “Irene in Time.” He gained notoriety in 2010 when he began playing a significant role in the television series “True Blood.” He portrayed Alcide Herveaux, a werewolf, earning him critical appreciation and multiple awards.
He appeared in a supporting capacity in the comedy-drama movie “Magic Mike” in 2012. Both commercially and critically, the film was a huge success. Steven Soderbergh produced it. He made an appearance in the 2014 action thriller movie “Sabotage.” The movie only made about half of what it cost, which was a commercial failure. Negative comments were made about it as well. His following role was in the drama movie “Knight of Cups” from 2015. He also appeared in the romantic comedy “Tumbledown” that same year.
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The comedy-drama movie “Magic Mike XXL” was his most notable achievement in 2015. Like its 2012 “Magic Mike” prequel, the movie succeeded financially. He appeared in the 2016 film “Pee Wee’s Holiday.” He seemed uncredited in the 2017 superhero movie “Justice League,” based on the well-known DC Comics superhero team of the same name. In the animated film “Smurfs: The Lost Village,” he also provided a character’s voice. For directing the historical documentary, “Pittsburgh is Home: The Story of the Penguins,” he received an Emmy Award in 2017. He appeared in the sci-fi movie “Rampage” the following year. It was helmed by Brad Peyton and starred Dwayne Johnson. The movie enjoyed great commercial success.

A few months later, Manganiello would travel to Park City, Utah, for the Slamdance Film Festival with his documentary film La Bare, which he had co-financed, directed, and produced with his brother Nick under the banner of their new production company, 3:59. After the first showing, he received numerous offers from distributors in the lobby, and within 24 hours, he had sold the domestic and international rights, including sales to Showtime and Netflix. Later that year, the Maui International Film Festival honoured Manganiello with the Triple Threat Award for his work on the movie.

Manganiello has been a Pittsburgh Steelers supporter all of his life. In 2007, he produced and directed the short documentary DieHardz about Steelers supporters who hang out in bars in Los Angeles, California. He hosted the 2017 NHL Awards and the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft, a well-known Pittsburgh Penguins supporter. He studied at David Lynch’s centre in Los Angeles and has been practising Transcendental Meditation for a long time.
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Manganiello has contributed significantly to Dungeons & Dragons over the years as a writer, an official ambassador, and a paid consultant. In October 2022, Hasbro’s eOne revealed that Manganiello, co-director Kyle Newman, and their brother and producing partner Nick had been chosen to work on the first official documentary about the history of Dungeons & Dragons. The film will be released in 2024 to coincide with the game’s 50th anniversary.
Joe Manganiello has over 1.3 million fans on his verified Facebook page, over 50,000 on his verified TikTok account, and over 2.8 million on his verified Instagram account. The well-known actor utilizes these social media channels frequently. Additionally, he has received numerous honours, including Saturn, Scream, and Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards.

Net Worth

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Joe Manganiello has an estimated net worth of about $40 million

Cars

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Joe Manganiello owns a stunning collection of vehicles, some of the best. He owns some incredible cars, including a Lexus, Range Rover, and Cadillac Escalade. His love of cars has always been evident, which explains why he owns so many.

House

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Joe Manganiello is the owner of a sizable wealth, which includes real estate. He is American and has worked in the country for most of his life. He has a stunning home in Pennsylvania. He also owns a magnificent and opulent mansion in Beverly Hills.

Movies & TV Shows

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One of Joe Manganiello’s most significant contributions that made him famous was his part in the horror fantasy series “True Blood.” The series was centred on the development of synthetic blood, which allowed vampires to emerge from their tombs and make themselves known to humans. Critics gave the series favourable reviews. It ran for seven seasons, from 2008 to 2014.
His supporting role in the comedy-drama movie “Magic Mike” is another significant contribution to his work. The Steven Soderbergh-directed movie is loosely based on the experiences of Tatum, an 18-year-old male stripper. Channing Tatum, Cody Horn, and Alex Pettyfer were the other actors who appeared in the movie. The movie was a financial success on a $7 million budget, grossing about $170 million. It received numerous nominations and awards as well. It received praise from reviewers and was listed on several top ten lists.
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The 2018 science fiction monster movie “Rampage” is one of his most recent creations, along with 2021’s Zack Snyder’s Justice League. In addition to Dwayne Johnson, other actors in the “Rampage” movie include Naomie Harris, Malin Akerman, Jake Lacy, and Jeffrey Dean Morgan. The movie is directed and co-produced by Brad Peyton. The same-named video game series served as the inspiration for the movie. The movie had a $120 million budget but generated around $423 million. Critics had varying opinions about it.
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Other films he has featured in include Spiderman (2002 Adventure, Action), Spiderman 3 (2007 Adventure, Action), Magic Mike (2012 Drama, Comedy), Sabotage (2014 Drama, Crime, Thriller, Action), Tumbledown (2015 Comedy, Romance, Music), Pee-wee’s Big Holiday (2016 Adventure, Comedy), Justice League (2017 Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Adventure, Action), Rampage (2018 Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure),   Jay and Silent Bob Reboot (2019 Comedy), Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021 Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi), amongst others.

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