Joe Bastianich Biography
Joseph Bastianich (best known as Joe Bastianich) is an Italian-American author, restaurateur, winemaker, television personality, and musician. He is known for being a judge on MasterChef. After spending a year on Wall Street as a bond trader, Joe gave up his newly launched career and ventured into the food industry.
Bastianich was a judge on the MasterChef series until he was replaced by Christina Tosi in the spring of 2015 after he exited the franchise in November 2014. Joe returned to temporarily judge Season 6 of MasterChef Junior. The Chef was also a judge on the Italian version of the program MasterChef Italia.
He announced his departure from MasterChef Italia in order to dedicate himself to his passion for music. In September of the same year, he released his first album, titled “Aka Joe”.
Bastianich has also guest-starred as a guest judge on MasterChef Canada on Season 1, Episode 14. He owns vineyards and opened wineries in Italy and Argentina. He is also a restaurateur and co-owns restaurants in New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Singapore, and Hong Kong.
Bastianich attended Fordham Preparatory School before attending Boston College, where he studied theology and philosophy. He has his own website bastianich.com where he sells his wine.
Joe Bastianich Age
How old is Bastianich? Joe is 53 years old as of 2021. She was born on September 17, 1968, in Queens, New York, the United States of America. In addition, Joe celebrates his birthday on September 17th every year and his birth sign is Virgo.
Joe Bastianich Wife
Bastianich is happily married to his wife Deanna Bastianich since 1995. He has two sons Ethan and Miles and also has a daughter named Olivia.
Joe Bastianich Family
Bastianich was born to his parents Felice and Lidia Bastianich. When The star was thirteen years old, his parents opened a restaurant called Felidia on Manhattan’s East Side.
Joe Bastianich Height | Weight
Bastianich stands at an approximate height of 1.85 m and has a weight of 70 kg.
Joe Bastianich Net Worth
Bastianich has an estimated net worth of $15 million. His income is mainly from his successful career as a chef.