Sebastian Maniscalco Biography
Sebastian Joseph Maniscalco is an American stand-up comedian and actor known for his role in The House, Tag, and The Irishman. He is also known for his comedy specials; Stay Hungry and Why Would You Do That.
Sebastian Maniscalco Age | Birthday
Born on July 8, 1973, Maniscalo is 48 years old as of 2021. The comedian celebrates his birthday on the 8th of July every year. 2021. Maniscalco was born in Arlington Heights, Illinois, US.
Sebastian Maniscalco Parents and Nationality
Maniscalco is born to Italian parents. His father is Salvatore Maniscalco while his mother is Rose Maniscalco. His father, Salvatore Maniscalco immigrated from Italy to the USA together with his family at the young age of 15. Maniscalco’s father worked as a hairstylist while his mother worked as a secretary.
Sebastian Maniscalco Height
Maniscalco stands tall at 5 feet and 10 inches.
Sebastian Maniscalco Wife
Maniscalco is a married man, to his beautiful wife Lana Gomez. The duo got married on August 24, 2013. His wife, Lana is a gifted painter.
Sebastian Maniscalco Children
Maniscalco and his wife Lana Gomez, together are blessed with two lovely children; a daughter named Serafina Simone Maniscalco and a son named Caruso Jack Maniscalco. His daughter was born in May 2017 while his son was born in June 2019.
Sebastian Maniscalco Education
Sebastian attended Rolling Meadows High School in Illinois. Upon high school graduation, he joined Northern Illinois University where he graduated in 1995 with a degree in Communication Studies. Besides, he was the president of the Sigma Pi fraternity chapter in the university.
Well Done With Sebastian Maniscalco
Sebastian premiered a new show Well Done With Sebastian Maniscalco, on August 12, 2021, on Discovery+.
The show sees the comedian combine his love for food and comedy as he is joined by family and friends to explore the culinary world and etiquette. New episodes of the show premiere on November 16, 2021.
Sebastian Maniscalco’s Career
After moving to Los Angeles, Maniscalco worked as a performer in open mics in bars and bowling alleys while working as a waiter at Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, California (1998-2005). Later, the comedian went on tour with Vince Vaughn as part of the Wild West Comedy Show:30 Days and 30 Nights-Hollywood to the Heartland where he ended up getting gigs as an opener.
Sebastian Maniscalco Specials
The comedian worked hard to build an audience and make himself known from the grassroots. He slowly started getting recognition from his fans. Moreover, he released his first special titled Sebastian Live in 2009. His other specials are:
- What’s Wrong with People (2012)
- Aren’t You Embarrassed (2014)
- Why Would You Do That (2016)
- Stay Hungry (2019)
Stay Hungry is a Netflix special.
Sebastian Maniscalco Tour Dates and Tickets
The comedian’s show tickets can be bought at https://www.sebastianmaniscalco2022.com/
Sebastian Maniscalco TV Shows and Movies
The comedian has featured in numerous comedy shows including The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, The Jay Leno Show, just to name but a few. He has also had movies roles that include films like The House, Tag, Cruise, The Irishman, and The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature. Moreover, on August 26, 2019, Maniscalco hosted the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards.
Maniscalco Podcast and Book
Alongside fellow comedian Pete Correale, he co-hosts a podcast called The Pete and Sebastian Show. On February 27, 2018, Sebastian published his memoir Stay Hungry.
In 2018, he debuted as Johnny Venere in the Academy-Award-winning film Green Book.
Sebastian Maniscalco Networth
Maniscalco has an estimated net worth of over $15million as of 2021. In February 2018, Forbes ranked him among the highest-paid comedians of 2018.
Maniscalco has an active and verified Instagram account under the username @sebastiancomedy. He has over 2k posts and 1.1m followers as of August 5, 2021.