Alyssa Milano is an American actress, activist, producer, and singer. Alyssa Milano is famous for her role in the television series, ‘Charmed’ and ‘Romantically Challenged. Similarly, she has starred in her roles as Samantha Micelli in Who’s the Boss?, Jennifer Mancini in Melrose Place, Phoebe Halliwell in Charmed, and many more.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Alyssa Jayne Milano was born on 19th December 1972 and is 50 years old. Her zodiac sign is Saggitauras. Likewise, she was born in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York. She is American by nationality, belongs to the white ethnic group, and follows Roman Catholic.
She has Italian ancestry. Similarly, she is the daughter of film-music editor Thomas M. Milano and fashion designer and talent manager, Lin Milano. Likewise, she also has a brother named Cory who is younger than her.
Ever since childhood, she was fond of playing the piano and flute. Similarly, her favorite sport is baseball, and has been a fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Furthermore, Reflecting upon her educational background, she studied at Buckley School in Sherman Oaks, California.
Reflecting upon her relationship status, Alyssa is married to actor David Bugliari. The couple has two adorable children.
Their eldest son is Milo Thomas Bugliari who was born on 31st August 2011, and their youngest daughter Elizabeth Dylan Bugliari was born on 4th September 2014.
The two started dating in 2007 and married on 15th August 2009. However, she had been in numerous relationships in the past.
She has a height of 5 feet 2 inches (62 inches) and weighs 61 kg. Likewise, Alyssa has a fair complexion with dark brown hair color and dark brown eyes color. Similarly, her body measurement is 37-24-33 wears a dress size of 8 (US) or 40 (EU) and shoe size 6 (US) or 36.5 (EU).
Alyssa started her career in acting at the age of seven. Her debut movie was ‘Annie’. Moreover, she started performing in off-Broadway Theatre and Television commercials at a very young age. Likewise, she also played in the movie ‘Old Enough’.
Similarly, at the age of 10, she worked in a television comedy, ‘Who’s the Boss?’ she shared the screen with Katherine Helmond, Judith Light, and Tony Danza. Additionally, after the success, she moved to Hollywood to pursue her career in acting.
Likewise, during the early days of their career, she worked in many theatre productions like ‘Tender Offer’, ‘All Night Long, ‘Jane Eyre’ and ‘Butterflies are Free. These all polished her skills in acting.
Furthermore, in 1985 she did another movie named ‘Commando’ with her co-actor Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Moreover, this movie was an R-rated action movie. And as she was quite young at that time she felt very scared of the acting performances and the weapons used in the movie.
However, she has faced many critics during her acting career too. In the year 1986 when she was 14 years old, she played in a children’s film called ‘The Canterville Ghost. In the movie, she starred opposite John Gielgud.
Her performance was not appreciated much and also received some dishonoring reviews from ‘Vanity’ magazine.
Carrer after 1986
Fortunately, her many roles are well appreciated and also her acting is liked by the audience very much. She played in an independent movie ‘Where the Day Takes You in the year 1992.
In this movie, she played the role of a homeless prostitute and was very much liked by the audience with good viewers rating. Likewise, she has worked with her co-actor Brian Bloom in many movies together.
They have played in movies like ‘Crash Courses’ and ‘Dance ’til Dawn’ beside ‘Who’s the Boss?’. Likewise, she has also played in romantic series and movies like, ‘Romantically Challenged’ and ‘My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend’.
Besides this she has played in a very controversial movie, ‘Casualties of Love: The Long Island Lolita Story. This movie was about a stereotypical teenager who becomes an actor after growing up.
Moreover, her career took a milestone when she played in the movie ‘Hugo Pool’. She achieved mass admiration from her fans.
However, after this she could not find much work in movies then she returned to television. She played in many television series like, ‘Jennifer Macini’, ‘Melrose Place, ‘Spin City’ and ‘Phoebe Halliwell’.
Additionally, she played in a TV movie named ‘Pathology’ too. Besides limiting TV serials and movies, she also did many TV commercials.
Throughout their career, she has starred opposite many famous actors and actresses. She has played in a comedy movie, ‘Hall Pass’ along with Jenna Fischer, Christina Applegate, and Owen Wilson.
Furthermore, she has also played in the famous Netflix comedy series, ‘Wet Hot American Summer: Years Later’ and ‘Insatiable’. In 2020, she will be appearing in a recurring role on the Quibi comedy The Now.
In the year 1980, Alyssa met a schoolboy who is also her fan named Ryan White. He was diagnosed with AIDS. However, she attended a big party for him and also sat hours with him making a bracelet.
Additionally, she appeared on ‘The Phil Donahue Show’ along with Ryan and kissed him in other to show that casual contact will not transmit any disease.
Furthermore, she attended UNICEF’s, ‘Trick or Treat campaign as the national spokesperson and raised approximately $50,000 for the children and women affected by AIDS in South Africa.
Moreover, she became a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for the United States of America and worked for HIV-positive women and war-affected women in various parts of America.
Likewise, she also supports PETA and advertises advocating vegetarianism. Moreover, she has also been actively supporting social and political issues.
Alyssa Milano – Social media
Reflecting upon her social media presence, she is quite active on Instagram and Twitter. Her Instagram account is @milano_alyssa and has 2.8 million followers. Similarly, she joined Twitter in March 2009 with @Alyssa_Milano 3.6 million followers.
Alyssa Milano – Net worth
She has accumulated quite a wealth throughout her career. Her net worth is $12 million, likewise, her net worth is influenced by being an actress, producer, and singer. However, there is no information regarding her asset value.