Joe Manganiello Biography
Joe Manganiello is a renowned American film actor, producer, director, author, and narrator who has been able to win the Emmy Awards. His first cast professionally is when he played a role as Flash Thompson in Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man. His breakout role then came in the form of werewolf Alcide Herveaux on five seasons of the HBO series True Blood.
This is turn made him be voted “Favorite Pop-Culture Werewolf of All Time” and also one of Men’s Health’s “100 Fittest Men of All Time”. Moreover, Manganiello has more than 40 credits as an actor for his casts in numerous movies and television series.
Manganiello appeared in a number of productions in Pittsburgh’s theatre scene while a student at Carnegie Mellon University, including Ulfheim in Henrik Ibsen’s When We Dead Awaken, Lorenzo in Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice for Quantum Theatre, and Joe in the Pittsburgh premiere of The Last Night of Ballyhoo.
After graduating from Carnegie Mellon, he relocated to Los Angeles, California. He soon signed with a talent agent and auditioned for the role of Peter Parker in the Sam Raimi-directed Spider-Man picture three days later (2002). As his first acting job out of college, he earned the role of Eugene “Flash” Thompson, Peter Parker’s arch-enemy. He returned to the character a few years later in Spider-Man 3, making a brief cameo at the close of the film (2007).
In 2006, Manganiello landed a role as Tori Spelling’s boyfriend on VH1’s So Notorious, and then appeared in guest roles on Las Vegas, Jake in Progress, and Close to Home. In the CBS television pilot Edison, he also played John Leguizamo’s Alcoholics Anonymous sponsor. He made appearances in the Scrubs episode “My No Good Reason” as well as the MyNetwork TV evening soap opera American Heiress in 2007. For a four-episode arc on NBC’s ER, he also played Officer Litchman, Linda Cardellini’s love interest.
In May 2007, he returned to the stage as The Chick Magnet in the New York City premiere of Gloria Calderon Kellett’s monologue show Skirts & Flirts, for which he was a finalist in HBO’s Aspen Comedy Festival. Later in 2008, he returned to the West Virginia Public Theatre to play Stanley Kowalski in A Streetcar Named Desire, directed by his former Carnegie Mellon professor Geoffrey Hitch.
In June 2009, he played Leo Belraggio, a New York jazz musician, in Terrence McNally’s Unusual Acts of Devotion, which had its west coast premiere. The drama was performed at the University of California, San Diego’s La Jolla Playhouse. Manganiello created the role during the Ojai Playwrights Conference with McNally and director Leonard Foglia the summer before.
On the CBS comedy How I Met Your Mother, he played Brad for numerous seasons. In 2008, he was cast in the fifth season of The CW drama One Tree Hill, portraying bartender Owen Morello. He shot the sixth and seventh seasons of the show in Wilmington, North Carolina.
Manganiello appeared in two episodes of the Fox sitcom ‘Til Death and acted in the short film Wounded, which he wrote and directed and won Best Short Film at the 2011 Big Island Film Festival. In 2009, he played Lt. Sean Macklin, a Navy SEAL squad leader, in the direct-to-video action thriller Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia.
He trained for several months with a former Navy SEAL, whom he paid to come to the location and stay in the cast’s hotel, in order to give realism to the production. The movie was filmed in Puerto Rico. He guest-starred in all three series of CBS’s CSI television program and appeared in an episode of Medium in 2009. (CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CSI: Miami, and CSI: NY). Irene in Time, an independent film, featured him.
Joe Manganiello Age
Manganiello is 45 years old as of 2021. He was born on December 28, 1976, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the United States of America. In addition, Joe celebrates his birthday on December 28th every year.
Joe Manganiello Wife
Joe is married to Sofía Margarita Vergara since November 2015. Sofia Vergara is a Colombian-American actress and one of the best-paid actresses in the world. She was ranked as the top-earning actress on American television, as of 2019.
Joe Manganiello Height | Weight
- Height: 6 ft 5 in or 196 cm
- Weight: 107 kg or 236 pounds
- Chest – 47 inches
- Arms / Biceps – 18 inches
- Waist – 34 inches
Joe Manganiello Spiderman|Magic Mike|Deathstroke
Eugene “Flash” Thompson is a supporting character in Marvel Comic’s Spider-Man series. The cast was created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko in 1962. He was portrayed by actor Joe Manganiello in Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man film series. His personification as Venom with the powers of the symbiote was not shown. He last appeared in Spiderman 3.
Manganiello was role-played as Big Dick Richie in Steven Soderbergh’s Magic Mike. This is a story of a young stripper in Tampa, Florida, played by actor Channing Tatum. Magic Mike would proceed to become a cultural and box office phenomenon spawning its 2015 sequel Magic Mike XXL.
Deathstroke actor Joseph Michael Manganiello completely Wrecks Guy Hating On ‘Dungeons and Dragons’. The star defended his love for Dungeons and Dragons when someone attempted to roast the role-playing game.
Jo.e Manganiello Movies
- Magic Mike XXL
- Magic Mike
- Spider-Man 3
- What to Expect When You Are Expecting
- Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday
- Behind Enemy Lines
- La Bare
- Jay and Silent Bob Reboot
- Drunk Parents
Joe Manganiello Net Worth
Manganiello has an estimated net worth of $20 million. His income is mainly from his successful career as an actor.