|Alberto Rosende Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||February 14, 1993|
Alberto Rosende is an American actor and singer known for portraying important roles in popular TV shows and films like Shadowhunters. He has also released songs like Nightshade, Fragile World, and Royal Blue. Alberto has done endorsement work for brands like Movember. He has a huge social media fan base with more than 1 million followers on Instagram and more than 400k followers on Twitter.
Alberto Carlos Rosende
South Florida, Florida, United States
New York City, New York, United States
Alberto attended St. Thomas Aquinas High School at Fort Lauderdale where he was actively involved in school plays.
He studied Fine Arts from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2015.
- Father – Alberto Carlos Rosende
- Mother – Martha Cristina Ferrucho
- Siblings – Diego Rosende (Younger Brother)
Alberto is represented by California-based Innovative Artists (Talent Agency).
Alberto has lent his voice to the soundtrack of Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments which is produced by Hollywood Records, Inc.
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
67 kg or 148 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Alberto has dated –
- Amanda Colby Stewart (2013-2016) – Alberto and actress Amanda Colby Stewart started dating in 2013. They dated for more than 3 years before splitting up in 2016. Amanda also studied at the NYU’s Tisch School of Arts and the two lovebirds often posted their pictures on the social media. However, going through their Instagram feed, their split became obvious when they stopped posting pictures together in the mid-2016.
- Madison Schreiber (2016-2017) – Alberto started dating actress Madison Schreiber in 2016. Their affection was evident on social media with both not shying away from declaring their love for each other. A year later in 2017, they stopped being so visible online which made fans wonder. But when Madison celebrated October 3, also known as “National Boyfriend Day” with a new man on her arms, her split with Alberto was duly confirmed.
- Tessa Mossey – Tessa Mossey is an actress who has a recurring role on Shadowhunters as Heidi McKenzie. The two co-stars are rumored to be dating according to their social media posts and seem to be enjoying each other’s company on and off screen.
Race / Ethnicity
He has Colombian and Cuban ancestry.
Alberto has done endorsement work for the following brands –
- Chevy and Bleu
- Four Seasons Resort Marrakech
He was raised in a Catholic family.
However, his current religious views are unknown.
Best Known For
- Playing the role of Simon Lewis in Freeform’s fantasy drama, Shadowhunters.
- His social media popularity with more than 1 million followers on Instagram.
As a Singer
Alberto has lent his voice to songs like Nightshade, Fragile World, Michelangelo, and Royal Blue.
He is yet to make his theatrical film debut.
First TV Show
Alberto made his first appearance on a TV show in 2015 as Carlos Santiago in the Sins of the Father episode of the drama series Blue Bloods.
Alberto trains with his trainer Jordan Morello. He works out in the gym frequently by starting with a warm-up exercise that includes 10 minutes of cycling. He then follows it up with pull-ups (5×5), Lat Pulldown (12×5), Bent Over Barbell Row (12×5), Bent-Over Dumbbell Row (12×5) (on each arm), Skull Crushers Superset with Hammer Curls. He ends his workout with a couple of abs exercises of his choice.
Alberto Rosende Favorite Things
- Vampire – Vladislav the Poker
- TV Shows – Smallville
- Subject In School – Literature
- Season – Winter
- Music Genre – Doo-wop of the 50’s and 60’s
- Midnight Snack – Entenmann’s Chocolate Donuts
- Song – Runaround Sue by Dion and the Belmonts
- Game Of Thrones Character – John Snow
- Band – Ambidextrous Biscotti
- Holiday – Valentine’s Day
- Fruit – Mango
- Rune In Shadowhunters – Parabatai
- Place In Argentina – Purmamarca
- Superhero – Captain America
- Movies – Moonstruck (1987), Submarine (2010), The Godfather I and II
- Color – Navy Blue
- Scent – Campfire and roasted marshmallows
- Book From The Mortal Instruments Series – City of Fallen Angels
- Character From The TMI Series – Simon
- Hobby – Reading
- Star Wars Film – The Original Trilogy, Empire Strikes Back
- Actor – Marlon Brando
- Capri Sun Flavor – Strawberry Kiwi, Grape
- Book – Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis, Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
- Exercise – Pull-ups
Alberto Rosende Facts
- He has 2 cats named Stella Cruz and George. Additionally, he also has a German Shepherd named Bella Rosende.
- When he was young, Alberto was enrolled in Fort Lauderdale Children’s Theater where he was actively involved in theater productions like Hairspray in which he played the role of Link Larkin.
- Alberto was diagnosed with Testicular cancer at the age of 20 in 2013. Early detection helped him overcome his battle with cancer and he became cancer-free in 2014. Since then, he has been vocal on the social media about bringing attention to men’s health issues and is dedicated to raising awareness for the same.
- He enjoys photography and captures his many travel escapades on his Instagram account.
- In August 2017, he started an online book club on Instagram titled Alberto Rosende’s Book Club.
- Follow him on Twitter and Instagram.
Featured Image by Alberto Rosende / Instagram