Famous ballet dancer, most recognized for his association with the American Ballet Theatre and The Royal Ballet in London.
He studied at a local school before gaining acceptance to the La Scala theatre ballet school when he was 11.
He has been an ambassador with UNICEF for several years, and is passionate about humanitarian causes.
He was born in Casale Monferrato, Italy.
He once appeared in a Vogue spread in 2009 with superstar model, Coco Rocha.