Michael Imperioli is a popular American actor who is also into direction and writing. His most popular role till date is the character of ‘Christopher Moltisanti’ in the drama series ‘The Sopranos.’ Apart from that, some of his remarkable roles are as Nick Falco in ‘Law & Order’ TV drama series, as Ray Carling on ‘Life on Mars’ and as Louis Fitch in Detroit 1-8-7. Here is a quick summary of Michael Imperioli’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Michael Imperioli Early Life
Michael was born on 26th March 1966 in Mount Vernon, New York. He is from the Italian-American family, and his father was a professional bus driver while his mother was a local actress. Michael did his schooling from Lincoln School in his hometown before moving on to Brewster from where he graduated in 1983.
Michael is one of those handful actors who has married only once in their lives and still has not filled divorce. He is married to Victoria Chlebowski in 1955, and they currently live in California with their three children.
Michael Imperioli Career
Michael took up acting as his profession after getting inspired by his mother, and even his father encouraged him who used to local plays as an amateur actor. His career started on a strong point in 1989 whereby he landed multiple movie roles and one of the most appreciated one in his initial years was Michael Glanco in Goodfellas. Even though he got continuous roles in multiple movies throughout his career, none of them were lead characters as such.
It is through TV drama series with which Michael made a name for himself. He is the most popular detective character player in his times. In most of the successful TV drama series he was part of like NYPD Blue, Law & Order, New York Undercover, The Sopranos and likewise, he played the role of a detective.
Apart from acting, he has co-written several drama series and wrote some of the episode of The Sopranos himself. He was also the artistic director in the Studio Dante. He also tried out his vocal abilities by being the main vocalist cum guitarist in a rock band ‘La Dolce Vita.’
Awards and Achievements
Michael’s biggest achievement has been his role as Christopher Moltisanti’ in the drama series ‘The Sopranos.’ He was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards and five Emmy Awards out of which he won one Emmy Award in 2004. Michael won the cooking competition named Chopped in 2014 and donated the prize money to the charity Pureland Project.
Net Worth Of Michael Imperioli
The estimated net worth of Michael Imperioli is more than $25 million. The source of income is his continuous movie roles throughout his career. Most importantly, he made his fortune from the TV drama series where he played leading and second-leading roles. Apart from that, he hosted several TV shows and concerts which added more to his wealth.
Even at the age of 52, Michael has no dearth of roles, but he has given up movie roles to be part of various TV series. Michael is contributing more of his time in writing TV series episodes and directing short films. He has set an example of how to be loyal to one wife throughout the lifetime being an actor in Hollywood.