Sebastian Maniscalco Biography
Sebastian Maniscalco a native of Arlington Heights, Illinois, is an American stand-up comedian and actor. Throughout his career, he has released five comedy specials. He has also featured in several films including Green Book in 2018 and The Irishman in 2019.
Sebastian Maniscalco Age
Maniscalco was born on July 8, 1973, in the Chicago suburb of Arlington Heights, Illinois. He is 48 years old as of 2021.
Sebastian Maniscalco Height
The stand-up comedian stands at an approximated height of 5 feet 11 inches. He is of moderate weight. There are no further details about his body measurement. However, these details will be updated as soon as they are available.
Sebastian Maniscalco Family
Maniscalco was born and raised in the Chicago suburb of Arlington Heights, Illinois. His parents are Italian immigrants. His father Salvatore Maniscalco, immigrated to the United States at the age of 15 together with his family.
He is originally from Cefalù, Sicily. Salvatore previously worked as a hairstylist. Sebastian’s mother Rose Maniscalco is originally from Naples, Campania and Sicily. She previously worked as a secretary. Maniscalco is Roman Catholic and was an altar boy at the age of 8.
Sebastian Maniscalco Wife
Sebastian is happily married to his wife Lana Gomez. The two tied the knot in August 2013. There is no much information about his wife Lana and their marriage in general. The couple has two children; a daughter named Serafina after Sebastian’s grandmother, born in May 2017, and a son named Caruso born in June 2019.
Sebastian Maniscalco Education
Sebastian went to Northern Illinois University where he graduated with a degree in communication studies in 1995. While in school, he was the president of the Sigma Pi fraternity chapter.
Sebastian Maniscalco Career
Sebastian began his career in 1998 performing at open mics. He later began performing at The Comedy Store in West Hollywood, California in 2005. He has done five hour-long specials and half-hour for Comedy Central Presents. On June 2, 2009, he released his first special Sebastian Live.
His other three specials were aired on Showtime. What’s Wrong with People? was released on January 5, 2012, Aren’t You Embarrassed? on November 14, 2014, and Why Would You Do That? in 2016. He has featured in Vince Vaughn’s Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights – Hollywood to the Heartland.
Sebastian has also featured on Russell Peters’ Best Night Ever, Comedy Central Presents, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Jay Leno Show, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Conan, and The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
Maniscalco co-hosts The Pete and Sebastian Show alongside comedian Pete Correale. On February 27, 2018, he published his memoir Stay Hungry. a Netflix special of the same name was released on January 15, 2019. Sebastian made his film debut in 2018 in the film Green Book as Jonny Venere.
He played the role of “Crazy” Joe Gallo in Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman alongside Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, and Al Pacino. His new show Well Done With Sebastian Maniscalco premiered on August 12, 2021, on Discovery+. In the show, he gets to explore food culture and etiquette alongside friends and family.
Sebastian Maniscalco Specials
- Stay Hungry-2019
- Why Would You Do That? -2016
- Aren’t You Embarrassed? -2014
- What’s Wrong with People? -2012
- Sebastian Live-2009
Sebastian Maniscalco Movies And TV Shows
- The House
- The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature
- Green Book
- The Irishman
- Well Done With Sebastian Maniscalco
- Untitled Mario film
- Spinning Gold
- Untitled Ray Romano film
Sebastian Maniscalco Net Worth
Maniscalco has an estimated net worth of $16 million. He gets over $230, 000 per show after selling over 4000 tickets at each stop.