Who is Mirko Trovato?
An actor, entrepreneur, and social media star, Mirko Trovato was born under the zodiac sign of Aquarius on 13 February 1999, in Pomezia, Rome, Italy; he holds Italian nationality, and his ethnicity is Caucasian. He has nearly ten acting credits to his name, and is perhaps known best for his role as Davide in the Italian version of the series “The Red Band Society” (Braccialetti Rossi), also starring Niccolo Senni, Carlotta Natoli and Raffaele Vannoli.
Early life and education
Mirko was raised alongside his older sister Erika, by their parents, about whom he hasn’t shared any information, since they prefer to keep their lives away from the media’s attention.
Mirko had an interest in acting from an early age, so he took acting classes, and appeared in some school plays. He attended a local high school, and upon matriculating in 2017, he didn’t enroll at college but pursued his acting career, and is currently working as an acting coach.
Roles in movies
Mirko made his first movie in 2017, portraying Francesco Lamberti in “Non C’e Campo”, a romantic drama directed by an acclaimed teen-romance director Federico Moccia, followed by his roles as Giacomo Colonna in “Restiamo Amici”, and as Massimo Stefanelli in “My Beloved Enemy” in 2018. This was Mirko’s first lead role in a movie, and he was critically acclaimed by the audience and critics, as a new rising star in the Italian movie industry.
Roles in series
Making his acting debut and his first appearance on television in 2014, in the series “The Red Band Society”, Mirko as Davide rose to prominence as one of the most promising young actors. He received the Social Award at the Giffoni Film Festival for his performance in this drama series, which follows the story of teenagers who spend their lives in hospital, dealing with their illnesses and learning about one another, themselves, choices, love and life.
In the following year, Mirko made an appearance in an episode of the series “Lontana Da Me”, followed by his role as Brando De Santis in “Baby”, also starring Riccardo Mandolini, Benedetta Porcaroli and Alice Pagani.
This is the Italian version of the Netflix series, and follows the story of high school students from Rome, and is loosely inspired by a true story.
After this appearance Mirko’s popularity grew over the night, and he soon became one of the social media influencers.
Love life and relationships
There are various rumors both concerning Mirko’s love life and his sexual orientation, however, he hasn’t reacted to these, saying that he’s realized that it’s a part of his occupation, and that there will be rumors all the time.
It is widely known that from 2018 until 2020 Mirko was in a relationship with beautiful, Italian-American model Jenny Marino.
They posted photos featuring the two of them, and people loved this couple, so when they announced that they’d broken-up, their fans were devastated. Both of them deleted their joint pictures from Instagram, and unfollowed each other.
As of February 2022, Mirko seems to be single, he hasn’t been married or engaged and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
One of Mirko’s favorite hobbies is listening to music, saying that he can’t imagine his day without music; in the morning he likes to listen to some jazz, and during the day on his headphones is funky and dance, while at night he enjoys Rock ‘N’ Roll – his favorite musicians are Nirvana, Aerosmith and Queen.
He is active on his social media accounts, and his Instagram has been followed by over 650,000 people, while his Twitter has gained over 100,000 followers. Mirko’s official Facebook page has amassed nearly 200,000 fans, although his last post was in January 2020.
In one of his interviews, Mirko spoke about his influence on social media platforms, saying: ‘To be honest, I don’t identify with this role, as I feel I am a guy who does the typical things guys of my age do, although I am a bit more famous due to by profession.’
He mostly posts photos featuring places he’s visited, some photos of his family, his dogs, and of himself.
Mirko has an appearance of a ‘bad boy’, and most of his photos feature him smoking a cigar with a rebellious look in his eyes; his fans have commented on how much he’s changed, from a sweet boy to a sex symbol.
Mirko is fluent in both Italian and English. He’s a big fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team, and he has their logo tattooed near his left pelvis, as well as a tattoo of an eagle across his chest.
On his lower abdomen, he has the word ‘Paranoid’ tattooed with a sad face inside the letter O. Paranoid is the name of his merchandise brand which he co-founded with two friends, known only as Nicolas and Andre.
The trio designed T-shirts and hoodies, which can be bought online on the website paranoidkids.com.
Mirko is into traveling, and he has been around the world; his favorite destination is Barcelona, Spain, while he dreams of visiting Los Angeles, California.
He is into sports, and likes playing football and basketball with his friends, and to keep his body in shape, he works out at the gym three to four times per week.
In his spare time he likes to read books, and some of his favorite writers are Dante Alighieri, Umberto Eco and Francesco Petrarca; Mirko also enjoys watching movies, especially starring his favorite actor Robert De Niro, and some of his favorites are “The Goodfather”, “Taxi Driver”, and “Dirty Grandpa”.
His favorite actresses are Sophia Loren and Monica Belluci, and his favorite movies starring those two are “Arabesque” and “Malena”.
Age, height, and net worth
Mirko is 22 years old; he has curly black hair, and hazel eyes, weighs around 160lbs (72kgs) and is 5ft 11ins (1.8m) tall.
As of February 2022, his net worth has been estimated at over $100,000.