John Magaro - Biography
Last Modified: Aug 18, 2022
|Best Known For:||The Umbrella Academy (TV series)|
|Net Worth:||$1.5 million|
|Born on :||December 16, 1983 (age 39)|
|Birth Name /
|John Robert Magaro|
|Birth Place:||Akron, Ohio, USA|
|Father's Name:||James Magaro|
|Mother's Name:||Wendy Magaro|
Joe Magaro (older brother)
|High School:||Stow-Munroe Falls High School|
|University:||Point Park University|
|Ethnicity:||Multi-ethnic (Italian, Ashkenazi-Jewish)|
|Height:||1.70 meter (5 feet 7 inch)|
|Weight:||75 kg (165.35 lb)|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
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Who is John Magaro?
John Magaro is an actor by profession and American by nationality. He is best known for starring in the TV series Orange Is the New Black, The Umbrella Academy, and in the films, Carol, Not Fade Away.
Yael Stone, John Magaro in Orange Is the New Black (Image: IMDb)
John Magaro – Age, Parents, Siblings
John Magaro’s birth took place as John Robert Magaro in Akron, Ohio, the USA on February 16, 1983. His father James Magaro is of Italian descent while his mother Wendy Magaro is Jewish. Both are teachers by profession. His parents, who later divorced, raised him in the suburb of Munroe Falls and were taught to follow his mother’s religion.
He also has a sibling, a brother named Joe Magaro who is four years older.
For education, John Magaro attended Stow-Munroe Falls High School. Following high school graduation in 2001, he enrolled at Point Park University in Pittsburgh to study theater.
His ethnicity includes Italian and Ashkenazi-Jewish.
John Magaro – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce
The relationship status of John Magaro is believed to be single. Although he has been a famous actor for over a decade, he has managed to keep his romantic relationships under the radar. There are no mentions of his past girlfriends or dating history.
Similarly, he is unmarried, sans wife and children.
John Magaro, Richard Nelson on The Public Theater's Illyria (Image: WNYC)
John Magaro – Career
While still a student at Stow-Munroe Falls High School, he began acting in local theatres such as Cleveland Play House, Kent State Porthouse Theatre, Weathervane Playhouse, etc. As a professorial actor, his debut screen role was in the short film Prisoners of War (2005).
This was followed by minor roles in an episode of the TV series Body of Proof (2011), Person of Interest (2012), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2010-2015), and in the films The Brave One (2007), The Life Before Her Eyes (2007), We Pedal Uphill (2008), The Box (2009), My Soul to Take (2010), Not Fade Away (2012), Unbroken (2014), etc.
Finally, John Magaro’s breakthrough came in the year 2015 as he was cast in three major projects the same year. He landed the role of Dannie McElroy in the film Carol, Charlie Geller in the film The Big Short, and Vince Muccio in the TV series Orange Is the New Black. He appeared in 11 episodes of Orange Is the New Black, from 2015 to 2019.
Since then, John Magaro has starred in the films The Finest Hours (2016), War Machine (2017), Overlord (2018), First Cow (2019), The Birthday Cake (2021), Call Jane (2022), Showing Up (2022), Heart of a Lion (2023), to name a few. He has also portrayed characters in the episode of the TV series The Good Wife (2015-2016), Crisis in Six Scenes (2016), Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan (2018), and The Umbrella Academy (2019).
Moreover, his broadway debut role was in the 2016 revival of The Front Page as Earl Williams.
John Magaro in The Umbrella Academy (Image: IMDb)
On the set of The Umbrella Academy, John Magaro has worked with Yusuf Gatewood, Cameron Brodeur, Ashley Madekwe, Sheila McCarthy, Justin Cornwell.
John Magaro – Net Worth, Salary
The net worth of John Magaro is estimated at around $1.5 million while the figure on his annual income is under review.
John Magaro – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
Magaro is absent from social media handles such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
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