Milo Ventimiglia is an American actor, director, and producer who is best known for his roles in Gilmore Girls and This Is Us. He made his TV debut on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air in 1995, played the lead on Opposite Sex in 2000, and then snagged his breakthrough role as Jess Mariano on Gilmore Girls in 2001.
He’s portrayed Jack Pearson on This Is Us since 2016, having earned three nominations for a Primetime Emmy Award and won two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Other series Ventimiglia has appeared in include: American Dreams, The Bedford Diaries, Heroes, Mob City, Chosen, The Whispers, and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.
Film credits include: Rocky Balboa, Creed II, Pathology, That’s My Boy, Kiss of the Damned, Grace of Monaco, Devil’s Gate, and The Art of Racing in the Rain.
- Full name: Milo Anthony Ventimiglia
- Birthday: July 8, 1977
- Height: 5’9″
- Hometown: Anaheim, Calif.
- Net worth: $12 million
- Relationship status: Single
- Kids: None
- Fun facts: He voiced Wolverine in the English dub of the Marvel Anime: Wolverine anime series; Ventimiglia dated Gilmore Girls co-star Alexis Bledel from December 2002 to June 2006; he is a lacto-vegetarian.