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- Date of Birth:
- 15 July 1978 Walnut Creek, California, USA
- 6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Greg Sestero was born on the 15th of July 1978 in Walnut Creek, California. His heritage is Italian & Irish. Greg's parental influence ensured accentuation of the European culture; As a result, Greg is bilingual (French & English) and spent much of his youth traveling to and from the States and Europe. Not only did this provide a sound foundation of worldly depth from a young age, but it undeniably added to an already insurmountable appeal.As a standout athlete in much of his youth, Greg excelled in such sports as soccer, football, basketball and baseball. Having set numerous records in his local county, Greg stood out from the start. In 1996, a prominent San Francisco talent agency signed Greg on, immediately propelling him into the fashion world. At the mere age of 17, Greg left to Milan and Paris to work for such eminent designers as Giorgio Armani and Gian Franco Ferre. This was only the beginning.Greg returned focused on acting. He began studies at the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco, California, landing his first role at the age of 18, on the CBS hit show 'Nash Bridges'. This followed with a role in the Golden Globe nominated film, 'Patch Adams' starring fellow San Francisco native, Robin Williams. Soon thereafter, Greg was signed by well-known Hollywood agent, Iris Burton, which prompted his move to the hub of the entertainment industry, Los Angeles, California.In less than three weeks, Greg was cast as the lead in the latest installment of the cult classic 'Retro Puppet Master' sending him to shoot in Romania. While continuing to model intermittently for agencies across the world, Greg's fashion and acting resumes continue to build. He followed his role as the 'Puppet Master' with a recurring role on "Days of Our Lives," and more recently a role on Fox's My Network, 'Fashion House,' opposite Bo Derek.Greg resides in Los Angeles, California. His sincere charm and affable persona, not to mention his stunning looks, provide a palate for undeniable success. Anyone that has had the privilege to know him would conquer that he emanates, for lack of a better description, an old soul. There is an alluring mystery about him and yet a palpable honesty, making his presence not only endearing but refreshing and undoubtedly craved.