|Michael Weatherly Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 1.5 in|
|Date of Birth||July 8, 1968|
Michael Weatherly is a talented American actor, producer, director, and singer who is known for his roles in Bull, Dark Angel, NCIS, NCIS: New Orleans, NCIS: Los Angeles, Significant Others, and Her Minor Thing. He has performed NCIS soundtracks like Bitter and Blue and Under the Sun. Michael also has a huge social media fan base with more than 500k followers on Twitter.
Michael Manning Weatherly, Jr.
New York City, New York, United States
- Los Angeles, California, United States
- Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Michael Weatherly studied at the Fairfield Country Day School in Fairfield, Connecticut and Brooks School in North Andover, Massachusetts, graduating in 1986. Later, he joined Boston University, Menlo College, and American University. However, he left his studies at the universities to pursue his dream of becoming an actor.
Actor, Producer, Director, Singer
- Father – Michael Weatherly Sr. (American Importer of Swiss Army Knife)
- Mother – Patricia O’Hara (Hospital Administrator)
- Siblings – Will Weatherly (Brother)
- Others – Alexandra Breckenridge (Niece) (Actress), Allison Janney (Step Cousin) (Actress)
Michael Weatherly is represented by –
- Robert Stein, Manager, Robert Stein Management, Beverly Hills, California, United States
- Christina Papadopoulos, Publicist, BWR, New York City, New York, United States
- Joel McKuin, Attorney, Colden, McKuin, & Frankel, Beverly Hills, California, United States
- Anonymous Content, Talent Management Company, Culver City, California, United States
- William Morris Endeavor Entertainment, Talent and Literary Agency, Beverly Hills, California, United States
Vocals, Guitar, Piano
6 ft 1½ in or 186.5 cm
82 kg or 181 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Michael Weatherly has dated –
- Amelia Heinle (1994-1997) – In 1994, Michael started dating actress Amelia Heinle. They had starred together in the TV series Loving and The City. In February 1995, they got married. They have a son together named August Manning (b. January 10, 1996). However, their marriage did not last long, and they divorced on November 28, 1997.
- Rachel Hunter (1999-2000) – From 1999 to 2000, Michael dated New Zealand model Rachel Hunter.
- Jessica Alba (2000-2003) – In 2000, Michael started a relationship with actress Jessica Alba during the shooting of Dark Angel. The couple got engaged in April 2001. However, they separated in August 2003.
- Vanessa Marra – In 2001, Michael started dating model Vanessa Marra.
- Bojana Janković (2007-Present) – In 2007, Michael began a relationship with Serbian writer Bojana Jankovic. They soon got engaged after dating briefly. However, it was only after 2 years that they tied the knot on September 30, 2009. They are blessed with 2 children – a daughter named Olivia Weatherly (b. 2012) and a son named Liam Weatherly (b. 2013).
Race / Ethnicity
He has English and Irish ancestry.
Salt and Pepper
- Short sharp hairstyle
- Straight Nose
Michael Weatherly has done endorsement work for brands like Snickers.
Best Known For
His versatile roles in TV series and films including Bull as Jason Bull, NCIS (2003–2016) as Special Agent Anthony “Tony” DiNozzo, Dark Angel (2000–2002) as Logan Cale, Significant Others (1998) as Ben Chasen, Jesse (1998) as Roy, Meet Wally Sparks (1997) as Dean Sparks, and Her Minor Thing (2005) as Tom Lindeman
As a Singer
He has recorded many soundtracks for NCIS (2006-2012) including The Wheels on the Bus, Chad Gadya, Luck be a Lady, The Boondocks, and The Undercover Song.
In 1997, he made his theatrical film debut in the comedy film Meet Wally Sparks as Dean Sparks.
First TV Show
In 1991, he made his first TV show appearance on the family romantic comedy series The Cosby Show as Theo’s Roommate. However, he was uncredited for his role.
In 1992, he made his credited TV show debut in the romantic drama series Loving as Cooper Alden.
Michael Weatherly trained with personal trainer Juliet Kaska. She encouraged him to take up cross-training that included lots of sports activity like boxing and swimming beside working out in the gym.
As for his diet, he followed an almost no-carb diet and stayed away from pasta, rice, bread, and potatoes. He also consumed a limited amount of alcohol.
Michael Weatherly Favorite Things
- Favorite Authors – Martin Amis, Saul Bellow, Philip Roth
- Episode In NCIS – “Truth Or Consequences” (2009)
Michael Weatherly Facts
- To support his acting career, he played in a band in New York City.
- He has also done numerous odd jobs like selling shoes, delivering pizzas, songwriting, and working in the videotape library of ABC.
- In 2008, during an interview with Elle magazine, Jessica Alba declared that Michael was her “first love” hinting that she lost her v*rginity to him.
- Michael and Alexandra Breckenridge’s mother shares the same mother.
- His family has 2 German Shepherds namely Oriana and Quantum.
- For his comedic influences, he credits actors like Steve Martin, Robin Williams, David Letterman, and Bill Murray.
- He likes to read biographies.
- His father disowned him from family fortune for choosing acting as a profession.
- He regards David McCallum as his acting mentor.
- Growing up, he wanted to be a baseball player and then a stuntman.
- He has been a member of the James Bond fan club since 1979.
- He played guitar in the subway as an unemployed actor in New York City.
- If he could be anyone for a day, he’d be Sting and call his Police band-mates for a quick jam.
- He admits that he does a lot of silly things, but does not gamble.
- He considers directing NCIS TV series as one of his most significant achievements.
- Michael sleeps with 3 pillows.
- His blood type is O-positive.
- In 2011 and 2013, he directed an episode each for NCIS.
- Follow him on Twitter.
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