Who is Ralph Macchio and what is his net worth 2018? Ralph George Macchio, Jr is well known American actor. Ralph Macchio is most recognised for his roles in ‘The Karate Kid series’, ‘Crossroads’, ‘My Cousin Vinny’, and ‘The Outsiders’. Ralph also participated in ‘Dancing with the Stars’ twelfth season. The actor is known for maintaining a low graph in the media; he likes to keep his professional and personal life separate, which can be the reason behind his successful and happy married life.
Ralph was on 4th November 1961, to mother Rosalie and father Ralph Macchio Sr. He was born and brought up in Huntington, a small town in New York. He is a product of half Greek and half Italian ancestry. In one of his screen test in the 1980s, Macchio claimed that his family actually comes from Naples.
Macchio lives a very low key life and isn’t involved in any conspiracies or dating scandals. Macchio started dating Phyllis Fierro when he was only a teenager. He was introduced to his soul mate by his grandmother at the age of 15. He married his girlfriend Phyllis Fierro in 1987. And the couple has two beautiful kids together named Julia Macchio and Daniel Macchio. Fierro is a professional nurse practitioner.
The couple marriage is a real occurrence in Hollywood. The couple is happily married for almost 30 years now, and still, has the same love in each other’s eyes. They are considered as the ‘it’ couple in Hollywood.
Ralph Macchio started off his movie career in 1980 with ‘Up the Academy’. He has done over twenty films in his 37-year career in the American film industry. Some of his popular works include movies like ‘The Outsiders’, ‘The Wishes of Billy Grier’, ‘The Karate Kid: Series’, ‘Dizzyland’, ‘Naked in New York’, ‘Can’t Be Heaven’, ‘Hitchcock’, ‘He’s Way More Famous Than You’, ‘Lost Cat Corona’, ‘Beer League’, ‘A Little Game’, and ‘A Good Night to Die’.
Ralph made his television debut in 1980 with ‘Eight Is Enough’. He has also made guest appearances on popular shows like ‘Psych’, ‘Law & Order: Criminal Intent’, ‘Entourage’, ‘How I Met Your Mother’ and ‘Hitchcock’. This year Ralph Macchio, appeared in 5 episodes of ‘The Deuce’. His 1992 comedy drama named ‘My Cousin Vinny’, become the breakthrough in his career giving him exciting new opportunities.
He has also appeared in 4 music videos, making his music debut with No More Kings in ‘Sweep the Leg’ and four other videos with Danko Jones including ‘I think Bad Thoughts’ and ‘The Ballad of Danko Jones’.
He also participated as a contestant on the twelfth season of ‘Dancing with the Stars’, where he came fourth in the competition.
Ralph Macchio has won four nominations and four Award wins in his career. He has won an American Short Film Award, 2 Long Island International Film Expo Awards and a Stony Brook Film Award. He hasn’t received any significant Awards like Grammy or Golden Globe, but he is still considered to be the best actor in the Industry. His has acted in almost every genre and is commercially and critically acclaimed for most of his roles.
Ralph Macchio Net Worth
Ralph Macchio has built an estimated net worth of over $2.5 Million, which he has made working hard in multiple American television series and movies. He also makes some extra bucks, by giving guest appearances in some popular sitcoms. He is also active with PR and media and commercialises his name to promote several products and movies.
Ralph Macchio is, without a doubt, one of the most prominent actors of 21 century. We hope that he is able to bless us with his amazing works for 2 or more decades because Hollywood definitely hasn’t had enough of his amazing artwork yet. We wish he could to a part of more television series and movies.