Alyssa Milano is an American actress who gained international fame only after her first TV series, Who’s the Boss?. Her role as Samantha Micelli became a household name, and she was named a future superstar of Hollywood. Following this, she appeared in several movies and TV shows, and some of her notable works include Family Guy, Castle, Mistresses, Insatiable, Hugo Pool, New Year's Eve, Little Italy.
From almost four decades of her career, she accumulated $10 million net worth and is living a lavish lifestyle. She is also a social worker who has been involved in several charitable works.
Three-time Blimp Award winner, Alyssa Milano has been contributing to the Hollywood industry since 1982 and has more than 80 acting credits under her name.
After two years of struggle, her career got attention with the role of Tony Danza’s daughter in the series, Who’s the Boss?. For her role in the series, she received two Young Artist Awards in the category of Best Young Supporting Actress in a Television Series(1985) and Best Young Female Superstar in Television(1987).
Additionally, she also received Kids' Choice Awards in the category of Awards Favorite TV Actress in 1988, 1989, and 1990.
Following this, she appeared in several TV movies and series, including Crash Course, The Making of The Little Mermaid, Confessions of a Sorority Girl, Mr. Show with Bob and David, The Diamond Hunters, Castle, Breaking In.
Her TV career got huge limelight in 2013 after she portrayed the main role, Savannah "Savi" Davis in the series, Mistresses, where she can be seen alongside Jes Macallan, Rochelle Aytes, Yunjin Kim among others.
As of now, she is part of the series, Insatiable as the main cast, Coralee Armstrong. The series which has been running since 2018 has other A-listers like Debby Ryan, Dallas Roberts, Michael Provost, among others. Some of her other recent appearances include Tempting Fate and Grey's Anatomy.
Alyssa made her big-screen debut from Old Enough. Following this, she appeared in numerous movies such as Speed Zone, Little Sister, Embrace of the Vampire, Public Enemies, Below Utopia. Her big-screen career got huge limelight after she portrayed the character, Hugo Dugay, in the movie, Hugo Pool.
Some of his other notable movie works include Buying the Cow, Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star, Pathology, My Girlfriend's Boyfriend, New Year's Eve, Little Italy.
In 2017, Alyssa filed a lawsuit against one of her former business managers, who left her millions of dollars in debt. Similarly, she also sued her accountant for allowing home renovations costs to soar to $5 million. The house, after renovations, was only worth $3 million. Milano and her husband were, hence, in debt.
Alyssa's accountant also couldn't submit payments to the IRS, which also led to penalties and unpaid taxes worth millions. She also alleged that her accountant used her name to invest in things like a parking lot.
Due to her financial problems, the lady had to put her $2 million West Hollywood house for sale.
Later on, in mid-2019, Alyssa and her husband settled with their former accountant for $10 million.
Apart from her career in the industry, she is also involved in charity work as she once raised $50,000 for South African women and children with AIDS.
In 2007, she was involved in support of PETA advocating vegetarianism.
Th 47 years old, Alyssa Milano has married twice. Currently, she is married to Dave Bugliari. The couple shared the wedding vows on August 15, 2009.
Together the couple is parents of two kids: Milo Thomas Bugliari and Elizabella Dylan Bugliari.
Previously, she was married to singer Cinjun Tate in 1999.
In 1986, she dated Corey Feldman (actor and singer) for a year. Following this, she was in a relationship with Wayne McBean, Jonathan Silverman, and Eric Nies for a brief period.
In 2002, she romantically linked with actor Justin Timberlake but broke up after a few months. She was also seen with baseball player Brad Penny and Barry Zito.
The actress was also rumored to date Greg Vaughan, Fred Durst, and David Arquette. But none of their relationships were confirmed.
Once, she was dragged in the controversy after she made a comment on the sexual harassment of Matt Damon.
On her Twitter post, she said,
We are not outraged because someone grabbed our asses in a picture. We are outraged because we were made to feel this was normal. We are outraged because we have been gaslighted and we are outraged because we were silenced for so long.
Alyssa Jayne Milano, aka Alyssa Milano, was born on December 19, 1972, in New York City, New York, U.S to Lin Milano (fashion designer) and Thomas M. Milano(film-music editor).
She is of American nationality while she belongs to Italian ethnicity. Regarding education, she completed her schooling from Buckley School.