Enrico Colantoni Biography
Born on February 14, 1963, ‘Enrico Colantoni’ is an exceptionally talented Canadian actor. Colantoni is best known for his brilliant performance as Elliot DiMauro in the American television sitcom ‘Just Shoot Me!’. In addition to this, he also became popular with the role Keith Mars on the TV series ‘Veronica Mars’ and as Sergeant Greg Parker on ‘Flashpoint’. Enrico opened his eyes first time in Toronto, Ontario. He was born on a poor family with father, Quintino Colantoni working as a labourer and truck driver and mother, Gina working in a garment factory. His parents came to live in Toronto from Italy. Colanton initially joined University of Toronto to study psychology and sociology. But later he started to take interest in acting. As a result, he joined American Academy of Dramatic Arts to learn about the drama and acting. He completed his graduation from Yale School of Drama. Colantoni was awarded with the Carol Dye Award from the school of Drama.
Let’s talk about his evolution as an actor, he first started his acting journey by acting on the newsmagazine ‘A Current Affair’. However, he got first break and recognition as an actor from the 1997 TV series ‘Just Shoot Me!’. His performance in the series was highly appreciated and loved by all the audiences. After that role, he starred in the 1999 sereis ‘Galaxy Quest’. Later in 2004, his most noticeable came in the television series ‘Veronica Mars’. He played a role of Keith Mars on the popular series. Then in the year 2008, he was selected to appear as a Sergeant Greg Parker on Canadian police drama series ‘Flashpoint’. It wouldn’t be wrong to say that his performance in the series gave him more popularity and recognition among other television series. After proving his acting potentiality by appearing in the various television series, he appeared as a supporting roles in the movies like ‘The Wrong Guy’, ‘A.I. Artificial Intelligence’, ‘Galaxy Quest’ and ‘Contagion’. Besides this, he also appeared as a guest on several television series like ‘Monk’, ‘Stargate SG-1’, ‘Numb3rs’ and ‘Bones’. Currently, he is busy playing the role of Dr. Allen Conner on the popular Canadian medical drama series ‘Remedy’.
Significance to his personal life, this talented 51 years old actor is a married man. He got married twice in his life. First he got married to Nancy Snyder in the year 1997. After spending 7 years with each other, the couple decided to end their relationship in 2004. From his marital relation with Nancy, he is blessed with two children ‘Quintin’ and ‘Madelyn’. After his first unsuccessful marriage, he met his present wife Rosanna Francioni. Colantoni got married to Rosanna on November 11, 2011. Recently, he is living luxurious life with his wife and children in Toronto, Canada. He seems enjoying life with Rosanna such that there is no news published between the couple.
Enrico, undoubtedly is an incredible actor of the Canadian movie and television industry. He has a dashing personality with the height of 5 feet 10 inches. This talented actor had faced a lot of struggle in his starting days. Despite of that, he kept on moving to achieve his dream of becoming a renowned actor. Even at the age of 51, he is giving his best shot with his heartbreaking performance. His fans really loved his acting on the television and movies. In fact, Enrico is one of the best actors of the Canadian cinema world. From his magical acting performance, he has earned total net worth amount of $3 million dollars. More information about Colantoni can be extracted from the wiki and other internet sites. His fans can follow him on his twitter account @ricocolantoni.