Who is comedian Sebastian Maniscalco?
Sebastian Joseph Maniscalco was born under the zodiac sign of Cancer on 8 July 1973, in Arlington Heights, Illinois USA, and is best known as a stand-up comedian, in which field he has worked on projects such as “Sebastian Says” and “The House”.
Wife Lana Gomez, Wedding and Baby
Speaking about Sebastian’s relationship status, Maniscalco married Lana Gomez, who is 10 years younger than him, in 2013, and the couple seems to be enjoying life. They have a daughter named Serafina Simone Maniscalco, born on 12 May 2017. The comedian often mentions his family in his shows.
Sicily Serafina style. pic.twitter.com/ok9Rp9i2vQ
— Sebastian Maniscalco (@SebastianComedy) July 20, 2018
Net WorthSo just how rich is Sebastian Maniscalco as of mid-2018? According to authoritative sources, this stand-up comedian has net worth of over $3 million, accumulated from his career in the previously mentioned field. He hasn’t disclosed any information regarding assets such as houses and cars, but working at a steady pace has allowed him to make a good income and be financially stable.
For those of you who were asking me last night for a photo of me in the bitch seat here it is
Early Life and Parents
When it comes to Maniscalco’s ethnicity, he is Caucasian and he has brown hair and eyes. He was born into a family of Italian ancestry, to Salvatore and Rose Maniscalco. In 1998 he moved to Los Angeles to pursue his career, and began performing at open mics in bars and bowling alleys, concurrently to working as a waiter at the Four Seasons Hotel, located in Beverly Hills. He continued working at the mentioned place until 2005, when he began became a full-time performer at The Comedy Store in Hollywood. Beginning the new era of his career, Sebastian soon gained recognition among the audience.
CareerManiscalco made his debut in “Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights – Hollywood to the Heartland” in 2006, and followed by appearing in three episodes of “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” in the same year. As of 2007, he worked on “Sebastian Maniscalco: Sebastian Live”, his own TV special, which received a generally positive response from critics and the audience. In the upcoming period, the comedian worked on several smaller projects, such as “Lopez Tonight”, “Just for Laughs” and “Talking”. In 2012 he landed another important project entitled “Sebastian Maniscalco: What’s Wrong with People?”, which was as big a commercial success as his previous TV special. Maniscalco then worked on “Sebastian Maniscalco: Aren’t You Embarrassed?”, and when it comes to his latest projects in the field of comedy, he has appeared in “CBS News Sunday Morning”, “The View”, “Harry” and “Jimmy Kimmel Live”. To conclude, he has had 30 gigs in the mentioned field, and there are certainly more to come for him.
Maniscalco made his acting debut with the role of Dance Club Manager in “Complete Savages” in 2004, and followed by working on “The Very Funny Show” and “Pro-Semitism: Law”. In “The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature”, Sebastian provided voice recordings for Johnny and in 2018 he landed the role of Johnny Venere, one of the main characters of “Green Book”. In the same year, Maniscalco worked on “Cruise”, which is still in post-production.
Being in the entertainment field, Maniscalco is naturally active on social media, such as Twitter and Instagram and is followed by almost 140,000 people on the former, and 250,000 on the latter. He uses his social media accounts to communicate with his fans and promote his work at the same time, and some of his latest posts include videos from his comedy show.