The Italian actor is the newest internet obsession & girls all around the world are drooling over him. Michele Morrone is an Italian actor, model, and singer, appearing in both Italian & Polish films.
His most recognizable role is the performance of Massimo in the 2020 erotic drama 365 Days. There’s more to love about 365 Days’ Michele Morrone than his abs.
1. Early Life
Morrone was born on October 3, 1990, in Melegnano, Italy. This is one of his childhood photos.
Michele Morrone has three older sisters. His father worked as a construction worker & passed away when Michele was only 12-years-old. Morrone struggled a lot to achieve his career. You may say a golden moment for Michele, holding his father’s hand and seeking the end of the sea.
2. Educational Background
Michele studied theatre at the Teatro Fraschini Di Pavia. At first who cares about the big roles? He got some small roles in theatre plays and his career started in the acting business. After gaining experience in the field, he started playing lead roles in the theater.
He acted in ‘Il tempo di una sigaretta’ & was featured in a drama show named ‘Che Dio ci aiuti’.
3. Before Fame
In 2012, the actor got selected for a lead role in ‘E la vita continua’. Some of his projects include Sirene, El juicio (The Process), Come un Delfino, Renata Fonte, Squad 6, & Medici.
In 2016, he took part in the eleventh edition of the Italian version of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ (Ballando con le Stelle), where he placed second. Before his raunchy outing in the Polish film, he starred in a range of dramas including Medici (2016) & Bar Giuseppe (2019).
4. Recognition as an International Star
There is more Michele Morrone on Netflix. Head to The Trial, an eight-episode Italian series from 2019. Morrone plays a character named Claudio Cavalleri. The murder mystery looks binge-worthy enough to enjoy even if Morrone weren’t in it—but he’s a treat.
In 2020, Michele Morrone became internationally famous after performing the lead role of Massimo in 365 Days & was subsequently made available on Netflix. It quickly gained world recognition, particularly due to the erotic scenes that resembled the themes in the 2015 film Fifty Shades of Grey.
5. Other Talents besides Acting
Michele didn’t just luck out in the acting department, he is also a professional guitarist & a singer too. His album, Dark Room, came out this past Valentine’s Day & is practically a mood board for 365 Days. Unsurprisingly, Morrone’s songs are heard throughout the movie.
The aptly titled “Watch Me Burn” plays during the shower scene. “Dark Room” is a background song, and “Feel It” plays over the end credits. “Hard for Me” the movie’s opening song made the U.S. Top 100 Chart in June.
He’s also really into painting abstract art, which works because if you look like he does, people will buy & support the art no matter how “Abstract” it may be.
6. He went through a Tough Divorce
While it’s not clear if the 29-year-old tattooed actor is single, he is divorced after splitting from his Lebanese fashion designer wife of four years Rouba Saadeh back in 2018.
They share & co-parent their two sons, Marcus born in 2014, and Brando born in 2017. Michele enjoys spending time with his kids. He loves to sing and play with his baby boy.
His ex-wife posted this photo when they were together. Captioned it –
Happy 25th to the most amazing husband and father
Michele Morrone confessed about the divorce in an Instagram post –
A year and a half ago I was about to leave everything, I didn’t want to act anymore. I was in a severe state of depression after divorcing my wife. I found work as a gardener in a remote village of 1000 inhabitants because I had no more money in my pocket.
7. Relationship with Co-Star
Want to know about his relationship with co-star Anna Maria Sieklucka? Then check out our video – The Truth About Michele Morrone & Anna Maria’s Relationship. Michele denied rumors that the sex scenes in ‘365 Days’ are real. Michele responded,
It seems real because we’re good actors. We know how to fake. No, no, no, it wasn’t real. It wasn’t real. I know that many people write to me that ‘Oh my god, it was real! It was so real! It looks real!’ But no… it wasn’t real.
8. Secret Meaning of his Tattoos
The star has got several tattoos on his body. And each one has different meanings.
‘18.04.2003’ tattoo on his right wrist. It indicates the date 18th April 2003 at the time Michele’s father died when he was only 12 years old. In the memory of his late father, he got this tattoo on his right wrist.
‘Phoenix’ tattoo on his left hand. Phoenix is a symbol of rebirth, new beginnings, victory, power, spirituality, & immortality. Morrone has his own style. And he made this tattoo more elegant with a skull pattern.
‘Circle’ tattoo on his back. The circle is a symbol of the universe, positive connection, openness, travel, and spiritual connection. Michele is very positive and focused on his life. And we also know that he likes to travel a lot. So, the circle tattoo definitely suits him.
‘Our Lady of Aparecida’ tattoo on his right arm. Our Lady of Aparecida is the title of the Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus. This image is of great respect. It also indicates that he is a religious type. Or maybe just for a fashion, he marked it on his right arm. What do you think, blinkbuzzzers?
‘Cloud’ tattoo on his left chest. This tattoo ‘Cloud’ is the name of Michele’s pet dog.
9. Favorite things to do
Did you know that he used to have long hair before? If you don’t want to miss that look – check out his Instagram, you’ll find out. He has a horse of his own and named it Iron. He often loves to ride his horse and take care of himself.
Michele is a man of adventure. He loves to spend his time more often around the sea. Batman & Toy Story is some of his favorite movies.
There is no need for any proof that Michele has the most attention from all over the world for which he has already earned Dolce & Gabbana campaign.
Do you watch his other movies or any series before?