When it comes to money, Michael Imperioli net worth has sky rocketed with his role on the “Sopranos.” It was the show that in a way launched his career and he will forever be remembered as Chris Moltisanti. But he used the opportunity quite well and expanded his career becoming an important actor. None of his future shows have reached the fame as “Sopranos” did, but Michael used every role well to increase his value. As of now, Michael Imperioli net worth is estimated at 20 million dollars, which is quite a lot when you see what kind of movies and shows he appears in now.
Michael Imperioli net worth: $20 Million
Michael Imperioli Movie Career
Michael Imperioli started his career way back in 1989 when he made an appearance on “NYPD.” His career would always lead him on a similar path as he has constantly been cast in shows related to crime or with cops. He thus managed to hit a high note when he was cast as Christopher Moltisanti in the famed HBO series “The Sopranos”. For his efforts on the show he was nominated two times for the Golden Globe award and five times for an Emmy Award. He eventually won an Emmy after season 5.
But Michael also has a long and successful movie career. Along the years he has appeared in such movies as “Goodfellas” (1996), “Jungle Fever” (1991), “Bad Boys” (1995), “The Basketball Diaries” (1995), “Clockers” (1992), “I Shot Andy Warhol” (1996) and “High Roller: The Stu Unger Story” (2003).
Imperioli did not only make a name for himself in “The Sopranos.” There are a number of shows where he appeared as well. Some of them include roles in “Law & Order,” “Life on Mars,” “Detroit 1-8-7,” “Californication,” “Mad Dogs,” “Hawaii Five-0,” and most recently appearances on “Blue Bloods” and even on “Lucifer.”
But Michael Imperioli did not stop there as he has also landed his voice to some animated characters. Michael stars in animated movie “Shark Tale” (2004) and like most of celebrities, he has lent his voice in an episode of “The Simpsons.”
Not a lot of people know that Michael is great at cooking. But you have probably guessed as much since he appeared on an episode of “Molto Mario” on the Food Network and later won “Tournament of Stars” on “Chopped.”
Michael Imperioli Personal Life
Michael Imperioli was born on March 26, 1966, making him currently 52 years old. He was born in Mount Vernon, New York. He is of Italian ancestry and he is considered as an Italian-American, which you can guess based on his family name. His ancestors originate from Lazio and both his mother and father are Italian-American as well. He comes from an acting family since Dan and Claire Ipmerioli, his parents, have both been amateur actors. But Michael is actually the one who has reached the heights in his career.
When he was young, he went to Lincoln School in Mount Vernon. But after moving to Brewster, New York in 1977, Michael enrolled into Brewster High School in 1983, where he would later graduate from.
Michael is a married man and a family mane. He got married back in 1995 to his wife Victoria Chlebowski. He has three children with her and they are all living a peaceful life in Santa Barbara, California.