Sebastian Maniscalco (born 8 July 1973) is an American professional comic and entertainer.
He has delivered five parody specials to basic praise.
Real Facts About Sebastian
- Birth Name: Sebastian Maniscalco
- Born: 8 July 1973
- Age: 49 years old
- Birth Place: Arlington heights
- State Of Origin: Illinois State
- Nationality: American
- Spouse: Lana Gomez
- Occupation: Actor • Comedian
- Net Worth: N/A
Early Life & Education
Sebastian was born in Arlington Heights, Illinois State on the 8th of July, 1973. His parents are Italian immigrants.
His father was Salvatore Maniscalco, a hairstylist. While his mother, Rose Maniscalco worked as a secretary.
He was raised as a Roman Catholic and served as an altar boy from the early age of eight.
He attended Northern Illinois State University for his higher education. He graduated in 1995 with a degree in Communication Studies.
While at the university, he was the president of the Sigma Pi fraternity chapter.
After graduation, Sebastian moved to Los Angeles in 1998 and started performing in bars and bowling alleys. While doing this, he held a job as a waiter at Four Seasons Hotel. He worked there for seven years (1998-2005).
His career began fully in 2005 as he started performing regularly at The Comedy Store in California.
In the past decade and a half, Sebastian has had a half-hour for Comedy Central Presents and five hour-long specials.
In June 2009, he released his first special titled, Sebastian Live.
Since then, he has appeared in several comedy shows such as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Jay Leno Show, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
In 2016, he appeared on the 7th season of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. While in 2018, he debuted in the film, Green Book.
In 2019, he played the role of Joe Gallo in the movie, The Irishman. His memoir was released in February 2018. It is titled, Stay Hungry.
In 2019, he had the honor of hosting the MTV Video Music Awards.