Joe Mazzello is an American actor who has climbed a career as a big-screen star from a young age. Starting from acting by taking a small role in a film that came out in the 90s entitled Presumed Innocent, now the name Joe Mazzello shines even more by starring in various film titles such as The Social Network, Undrafted to the biographical film Bohemian Rhapsody. Not only has his charming visuals and acting talent that deserves thumbs up, this man who was born in 1983 also has the talent to be a comedian.
Joseph Mazzello was born on September 21, 1983, in Rhinebeck, New York (United States) as a son of Virginia Strong and Joseph Mazzello, Jr. He has an older sister, Mary, and a younger brother, John, both of whom have also appeared in movies.
The actor and director are of Jewish, Irish, Polish, and English ancestry. He attended Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School and later was a student at the University of Southern California, entering USC Film School in 2001 following a letter of recommendation from director Steven Spielberg. Mazzello paid for his studies with a small appearance in The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997). He graduated from the class of 2005.
He made his debut before the cameras in 1990 with a small job in the telefilm Unspeakable Acts, which was followed by roles in the films Presumed Innocent, starring Harrison Ford and Brian Dennehy, The Force of Illusion, with Elijah Wood and Tom Hanks, Jersey Girl, with Dylan McDermott, and the television tape Desperate Choices: To Save My Child.
Gossip and Rumors of Joseph Mazzello
- As of a recent rumor regarding the actor, Facebook was filled with the news that the actor has passed away. However, the news proved to be completely hoax this February, the actor is healthy and alive.
- There has been a rumor going around that the actor is on the list of Times Magazine’s person of the year. But the news seems to be completely fake.
- There has been a strong rumor that Joseph is soon going to be a dad as his live n partner is seen with the baby bump. No one has confirmed the news officially.
Joseph Mazzello Famous For
- for his role as Tim Murphy in Jurassic Park.
- Bohemian Rhapsody, a successful film that tells the story of Freddie Mercury and the popular British band, Queen.
The size of Joseph Mazzello is 1m75 or 5 ft and 9 inches in height and weighs around 68 kg. He is slim built with dark shading hair and dark black eyes. His shoe size is 10 and his chest size is 40 inches.
Mazzello started working at the age of five in the film industry. He acted in such films as Presumed Innocent (1990), Radio Flyer (1992), and Jersey Girl (1992). But he became a star when he starred in the blockbuster Jurassic Park (1993). Following the good results, he made participation in The Lost World: Jurassic Park ( 1997 ). This was the first sequel to others (in which he did not act) like Jurassic Park III (2001), Jurassic World (2015), and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018).
The actor continued to reap an important career and participated in various films: Simon Birch (1998), The Sensation of Sight (2006), Matters of Life and Death (2007), The Social Network (2010), and GI Joe: Retaliation (2013), among other. He was also in the series: Providence (2002), The Pacific (2010), Coma (2012), Justified (2013), and Person of Interest (2014). he also starred in the role of John Deacon in Queen Biopic Bohemian Rhapsody in 2018.
On television, Joseph was a guest on the series “Stories from My Childhood, Providence, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Without a Trace, and since 2010 he can be seen in the role of Eugene B. Sledge in The Pacific.
Having worked with great film directors such as Richard Donner, Steven Spielberg, Richard Attenborough, and David Fincher, Mazello felt that he was ready for a new challenge in his career and was encouraged to direct Undrafted (2016), a film in which he also starred.
Joseph Mazzello leads a very secretive lifestyle. It is still unknown whether the actor is married, whether he has a soul mate. Fans suggest that some time ago the man’s heart was broken by an unknown girl who cheated on the actor with his friend. This is what he hinted at several times in his posts posted on social networks. However, he has moved on from the bitter experience of the past and has been living with his current girlfriend Madeleine Eddy Barenholtz, lawyer, in New York.
It has also been rumored that he has dated Hungarian pornstar Alison and actress Arabella Ajar in the past.
Joseph Mazzello has a net worth of approximately $ 1.5 million as of 2021. He is best known for playing the role of John Deacon in Queen’s biopic Bohemian Rhapsody of 2018. His work on the film was critically acclaimed and has made it a world-famous name. He worked with Rami Malek who played Freddie Mercury in the film which would go on to earn over $ 900 million at the box office. He has amassed this net worth from over years of his career as an actor, director, and screenwriter.