Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Happy 40th Birthday Antonio Sabato, Jr.

The son and namesake of Italian actor Antonio Sabato, Sr., Sabato was born in Rome, Italy on February 29, 1972, but was raised in the U.S. He is best known for his work as a Calvin Klein underwear model and on various soap operas, including General Hospital, Melrose Place and The Bold and the Beautiful. In 2009, he began starring in his own dating reality show for VH1 called My Antonio. In recent years, Sabato has appeared in several television movies, including 2008's “Ghost Voyage” and on the cable soap spinoff, General Hospital: Night Shift. He also showed off his physical prowess on NBC's reality competition Celebrity Circus, beating out model Rachel Hunter and actress Stacey Dash for the top prize. At present, he is reportedly working on a new reality show for the VH1 cable network. Sabato lives in Los Angeles. His son, actor Jack [1994- ], is from his relationship with actress Virginia Madsen [1961- ], and his daughter, Mina, is from his relationship with Kristin Rosetti. Sabato’s third child Antonio Sabato III [2011- ] was with girlfriend, Cheryl Moana Marie Nunes. Antonio appeared in one Euro-western “Arizona Road” (1990). Today we celebrate Antonio Sabato, Jrs’ 40th birthday.

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  1. Sadly, Antonio Sabato Jr.'s father, Antonio Sr., died of COVID-19 complications in 2021. He was 77. He appeared in such Spaghetti Westerns as "Hate For Hate", "Twice A Judas", and "One Dollar Too Many".