Michele Morrone is an Italian actor, model, singer, and fashion designer whose 365 film series is his most well-known work. In addition to this film, he has appeared in several Italian and Polish films, including Netflix’s Medici and The Trial.
Morrone has appeared in both Italian and Polish films, and after portraying Massimo Torricelli in the 2020 sensual romantic thriller 365 Days, he rose to international prominence.
Morrone is a singer and guitarist who has released an album and several singles, with “Feel It” is the most successful. Morrone has dabbled in a variety of fashion businesses, including the AurumRoma beachwear and apparel line.
Early Life of Michele Morrone
Michele Morrone was born in Reggio Calabria, Italy, on October 3, 1990. His parents, Natale, a construction worker, and Angela, a seamstress, were both born in Bitonto but moved to Melegnano when their children were young to find better jobs.
He is the youngest of four children. His three sisters came before him. When Morrone’s father died in 2003, he was 12 years old. Morrone wanted to be an actor after seeing a Harry Potter movie when he was 11 years old.
He started acting in an after-school programme at his middle school. Because of his bad behavior, he had to repeat his freshman year of high school. Morrone then went to Pavia, Italy, to study acting at the Teatro Fraschini di Pavia.
Personal Life of Michele Morrone
Morrone was married to the Lebanese designer Rouba Saadeh from 2014 to 2018. When Morrone was in Lebanon in 2011, that’s where they first met.
They got married in Italy, and in Lebanon, only 20 people came to a small ceremony. Morrone, though, had kept his marriage a secret until 2016. The couple got divorced in 2018, and they have two sons together, Marcudo and Brando.
Net Worth of Michele Morrone
Michele Morrone’s estimated net worth in 2022 is $3 million. Morrone is regarded as one of the highest-paid and most influential musicians in Italy. The majority of his income comes from brand endorsements and his over 1 million-subscriber YouTube channel.
Morrone’s wealth has grown substantially over the years, and it skyrocketed after the success of his film 365 Days. He has released an album, owns a clothing line, and endorse numerous brands, all of which significantly contribute to his wealth.
Morrone’s fee for making a public appearance is $60,000. However, his monthly salary is $900, and his annual income from various ventures is approximately $300,000.
Michele Morrone in Acting Career
In 2011, Morrone made his acting debut as Riccardo in Second Chance, a three-episode online show made by Piergiorgio Seidita that only ran for one season before it was canceled.
As he got better at his job, he started taking on lead roles in short films like Il Tempo di una Sigaretta and E la Vita Continua.
Later, he was in the drama series Che Dio ci Aiuti and several Italian TV shows, like Come un Delfino (2011), Squadra Antimafia (2015), Provaci Ancora (2015), Sirene (2016), Renata Fonte (2017), Medici (2018), and Il Processo (The Trial) (2018).
In 2016, the 11th season of Dancing with the Stars Italia, he came in second (Ballando con le Stelle). In 2019, Morrone played the lead role of Luigi in the play Bar Giuseppe. His big break came in 2020.
He became well-known after playing the lead role of a mafia crime boss in the movie 365 Days. He then signed a three-year contract with the production company and acted in two more sequels, 365 Days: This Day and The Next 365 Days.
Michele Morrone in Music Industry
Morrone is also a professional guitarist and singer. He learned to play the guitar by watching YouTube videos when he was 25 years old.
He put out the album Dark Room in 2020. It has many songs from the official 365 days soundtrack, including “Feel It,” one of his most popular songs. He put out the singles “Watch Me Burn” and “Beautiful” in 2020 and 2021, respectively.
Morrone was in a music video by the Italian girl band Makay and a Hindi song by Tony Kakkar and Neha Kakkar 2022 called “Mud Mud Ke.”
Michele Morrone’s AurumRoma
In 2020, Morrone started a line of beachwear and other clothes called AurumRoma. He is also an actor and a musician. Morrone has also come out with his own fragrance, Feel It, which hit stores the same year.
Morrone makes his own designs with the help of Chiara Pollano, a fashion designer who owns and runs the company Spazio Arcó.
Social Media Profile of Michele Morrone
Morrone is a well-known social media personality. His @iammichelemorroneofficial Instagram account has over 9.8 million followers. Following the Netflix release of 365 Days, Morrone’s Instagram followers increased overnight to 2 million.
His personal website is michele-morrone.com. His self-titled YouTube channel, which debuted in 2020, has more than one million subscribers and more than 107 million views.
The music video for the song Hard for Me by Michele Morrone was uploaded to his channel in 2020, and it has since received over 11 million views and 793 thousand likes. In addition, his Facebook page has over 395 thousand likes and 469 thousand followers.
Awards and Nominations of Michele Morrone
- In 2020, Morrone won the Distinctive International Arab Festivals Award.
- In 2022, Morrone was nominated for the Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actor for 365 Days.
Michele Morrone is an Italian actor, singer, model, musician, and fashion designer. He rose to fame after playing Massimo Torricelli in the sensual romantic thriller 365 Days. Morrone was married to Lebanese designer Rouba Saadeh from 2014 to 2018. In 2011, Morrone made his acting debut as Riccardo in Second Chance. He was in the drama series Che Dio ci Aiuti and several Italian TV shows.