Mike Vitar is a retired actor born in America, presently working as a firefighter. He is widely known for his exceptional performance in the 1993 American movie ‘The Sandlot’. Scroll down to know more about his personal life, acting career, and current ventures.
Mike Vitar, a fine gentleman of Hollywood, is married to Kym Allen. A complete family man, he has three beautiful children, completing his dream family.
A native of Los Angeles, California, Vitar belongs to Cuban lineage and possesses an American nationality. Youngest of three children, he has elder brother Pablo Vitar who died in 2008 due to colon cancer and a sister named Elizabeth Vitar.
Considering his education, he graduated from St. Francis High School in La Cañada, California in 1997. Engaging in acting at the tender age of 12, he could barely give his time on further studies.
In 2006, Mike Vitar married Kym Vitar (Allen), years after abandoning acting career. They walk down the aisle right after a year of their engagement. The wedding held in private venue with some of their close friends and family members.
Mike and Kym Vitar have three adorable children; two sons and a daughter. Currently, the family is residing in own house in Los Angeles with no complications in their relationship.
Mike Vitar owns a decent look along with attractive physique and debonair personality. Just some projects are done, yet he is still ruling in the heart and mind of people forming a huge fan following.
Peaceful expressions, elegant appearance and enchanting smile all these gestures portrays Mike Vitar. With the alluring height of 6 feet 5 inches, he attains hotness loaded body gained through enormous physical workouts and nutritious diet routine.
The heartthrob of 90s, Vitar has a clean shaved face with striking brown eyes that can easily manipulate females. He is one of the minority actors who doesn’t only acquire massive followers instead also whose work is admired by the prominent personalities.
Keeping low-profile, Vitar even hasn’t registered in any social media, seems he is extensively celebrating his isolation with media. Along with all his riches, his family a vacations picture often gets leaked with remarkable headlines in media contends. However, there are still numerous fans of him who are desperately waiting for his arrival in social media to observe his lifestyle closely.
Mike Vitar parted his way from an acting career to pursue a normal fame-free life. Although, he has left trademark in Hollywood giving some striking projects such as “D3: The Mighty Ducks”, “The Sandlot”, “Sunset Grill”, and “Diplomatic Immunity”.
Vitar is well-received for the role as Benjamin Franklin “Benny the Jet” Rodriguez in the coming-of-age baseball movie “The Sandlot”. The movie was directed, narrated and co-written by David Mickey Evans that also stars Karen Allen, Tom Guiry, James Earl Jones and Denis Leary.
Vitar was offered a ride in Hollywood when he was spotted by a casting manager while waiting a turn for a ride during the school festival. He made debut in a feature film with the 1991 movie “Diplomatic Immunity” directed by Peter Maris. In the same year, he appeared in an episode of CBS show “Brooklyn Bridge” that depicts the life of Jewish American family.
In 1994, Vitar played Luis Mendoza in the sports comedy-drama movie “D2: The Mighty Ducks” and its sequel “D3: The Mighty Ducks”. His other television roles credit “NYPD Blue” as a teenager, and “Chicago Hope” as Carlos Lunes.
Vitar recruited in the Los Angeles Police Department, he made is a permanent departure from acting a year after in 1997. Recently, he is serving as a fireman at Los Angeles Fire Department where he earlier served for Gerber Ambulance in Torrance.
In late 2015, he and his friends were caught in a physical clash with their fellow fireman Samuel Chang. Fortunately, he was released on bail of $30K but was announced to complete 4 years sentence later. In early 2017, he was settled free by pleading no contest to a misdemeanor charge and punished with one-week anger management session with $2000 penalty.
Mike Vitar net worth is $300 thousand USD, Celebrity net worth estimates. An award-winning ex-actor of Hollywood has certainly garnered notable fortune. Rapidly active till 1997, he switched off his acting career and began serving as a police officer in Los Angeles.
Mike Vitar is the recipient of the Young Artist Award in 1994 for his phenomenon performance in “The Sandlot”. Growing into fame at a high pace, he abandoned career during the hype year yet he is believed to possess colossal net worth that is yet unrevealed.