Joe Manganiello | Biography
Though his initial interest was towards sports, Joe Manganiello later got fascinated towards the limelight of Hollywood. He finally popped over the world as a professional actor in the year 2000, later branching out to be a profound producer, director as well as author. Among his varieties of movies’ portrayals, Joe is most noticed for playing Flash Thompson in “Spider-Man” franchise by Sam Raimi. Today, he holds the total of 16 million USD as his projected net worth.
Charles John Manganiello & his wife, Susan (nee Brachanow) welcomed Joe Manganiello as their first child on 28th of December, 1976. His actual birth name is Joseph Michael Manganiello & was brought up in his home town of Pittsburgh, a gorgeous & the 2nd largest city located in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, United States. His dad’s family belongs to Italian inheritance, from Messina & Avellino, whereas his mom is of Australian, Croatian & Armenian descent. He also has a smaller brother named Nicholas Manganiello. Joe initially earned his education attending a Mt. Lebanon based Roman Catholic school, St. Bernard School, & then went to the Mt. Lebanon High School, earning a graduation with honours at the age of 19 & too was awarded the Great Alumni by the school in 2011. He is a BFA degree holder with a major in acting, completing graduation from the Carnegie Mellon University in 2000.
Growing up, Joe Manganiello captained his football, volleyball & basketball teams & also played at the varsity-level in each of the 3 sports. During his senior year at the school, he played Jud Fry in the stage act of “Oklahoma!”, & soon got involved in the school’s television studio. This drove his concern more towards acting & hence became engrossed in acting so as to pursue a career in film making. Behind his series of injuring during sports matches, the young guy performed audition for the recognized Carnegie Mellon School of Drama. Though he wasn’t accepted, he joined the University of Pittsburgh & started working at theatre. Joe also traveled the City of Los Angeles & New York via his university (Carnegie Mellon) in order to part take in group auditions; this actually provided him links in the show business.
Distinct for his striking stature & masculine physique, Joe Manganiello holds a large fan followings over his social networking sites. However, most of them are his female fans, the actor has now revealed to be romantically linked up with Sofia Vergara, a Colombian American actress, since the June of 2014. Though the couple has yet to reveal about their plans for marriage & children, they have been officially engaged since the 25th of December, 2014. Earlier to this, Joe was hooked up few of the showbiz beauties, including Audra Marie (2009- 201), “Tenley Dene” (2012), & Bridget Peters” (2013- 2014).
Professionally active in acting since the year 2002, Joe Manganiello is best known for portraying Flash Thompson, one of the noteworthy characters in Sam Raimi’s “Spider- Man” movies. He also had numbers of recurring parts in TV on series like, “One Tree Hill”, “How I Met Your Mother” & “ER”, prior to emerging with his breakthrough portrayal as Alcide Herveaux, a werewolf in the HBO TV sitcom “True Blood”. The flourishing actor has made his appearances in movies including “Magic Mike” (2012), “Sabotage” (2014) & the movie edition of 2012’s “What to Expect When You’re Expecting”. Reportedly, he would be reprising the role of Big Dick Richie in the forthcoming comedy drama movie “Magic Mike XXL”, the sequel of 2012 released Gregory Jacob’s “Magic Mike”. At present, the actor is as well scheduled with the filming of John Lee’s comedy film “Tee-wee’s Big Holiday”, also starring Tara Buck & Paul Reubens. In the late of 2013, Joe Manganiello emerged a published author with “Evolution” as his very first book, released by Gallery Books. Earlier to this, in 2011, Entertainment Weekly’s readers titled Joe as “Favorite Pop- Culture Werewolf of All Time”, & were even voted one of the “100 Fittest Men of All Time” by Men’s Health. Joe is actively involved with different charities, counting Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, & as well serves as the committee member of The Art of Elysium. For detailed biography, log on to wiki or visit either of his official websites available on the internet.