The American film, TV and stage Actor Vincent Piazza was born on 25th May, 1976. He was born in Middle Village, New York, USA. His father was an Italian who had migrated to United States in the year 1960, and his mother was a German. He got fame from the famous TV Series Broadwalk Empire. His film Rocket Science in 2007 was also a big hit. Initially he was an amateur hockey player. It was after he hit his shoulder when he started to persue his career in acting. Up till now he has worked in many movies and TV Shows.
The Italian ethnic and American national Vincent Piazza belongs from a very humble background. He says that he was inspired from his father who struggled hard to support his family. He attended the Xavier High School in Chelsea, Manhattan. During his school he played hockey and football. He also received an academic scholarship. He received scholarship for National Honors Society. He attended Villanova University where he chose Media Management and Sports as major subjects. He used to play ice hockey for his university in ACHA Division I. He had to quit the hockey as he repeatedly received injuries in shoulder.
After leaving the hockey, he started focusing on acting. For this purpose he joined the Theatre Row and Lion Theatre.
Professional Career and Achievements:
In the very start of his acting career Vincent worked for the Off Broadway productions. The major plays of Vincent with Off Broadway included the Much Ado about Nothing, Baby Steps and A Match Made in Manhattan.
Stephanie Daley was his debut film which was released in 2006. Law and Order: The criminal Intent was one of the prior performances of Vincent on TV. At the age of only 40 years, Vincent has so many movies and TV shows on his credit. His TV series include the Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Rescue Me, The Sopranos and Boardwalk Empire, Stephanie Daley, Rocket Science, The Dawn, Apology, Tie a Yellow Ribbon, Assassination of a High School President, The Wannabe and the Intervention. Among all these movies, the Jersey Boys was a big hit. He played the
His TV Series Boardwalk Empire received many Guild Awards and Nominations for the best performances
In his personal life Vincent Piazza is said to be very interactive person. His mother is from German Origin. Vincent says that travelling to Germany for visiting the relatives was something that led him to live an ambitious life. He attributes most of his motivation to the overseas travelling. He lives with his girlfriend Ashlee Simpson in New York City. The couple is said to be in relationship since 2011. There is no news whether the couple intends to marry soon or not. Ashlee Simpson is also related to media industry. She is an emerging pop singer. The relationship of the couple is only five years old. There is no news if they have any kids together.
Vincent has a considerable fan following on social media platforms like twitter. His fans can interact with him @Piazza_Vincent or @VincentPiazza.
|Birth Date:||25 May, 1976|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Birth Place:||New York City|
|Net Worth 2021:||1 million|