Made a name for himself appearing on the Witty TV reality series Uomini e donne.
When he joined the cast of Uomini e donne, he was working summers driving an ice cream truck and the rest of the year at a pizzeria.
Since his reality debut, he has become a social media superstar, earning more than 430,000 posting family and friend photos to Instagram.
He has three older sisters. He married his Uomini e donne costar Alessia Cammarota in 2014 and they have a son named Nicholas.
He appeared on Uomini e donne, a show created by Maria De Filippi.