Name: Milo Anthony Ventimiglia (M-eye-lo Ven-tim-il-ee-ah)
Birthday: July 8, 1977
Birthplace: Anaheim, California, USA
Raised in: Orange, California, USA
His ancestors came from all over the world; he is Italian, English, Irish, Scottish, French, Indian, and Cherokee.
His mother loved Gilmore Girls even before he won the role of Jess.
He loves working on renovations of his forty-year-old house.
He has a ’67 Chevelle Super Sport named “Evelyn.”
He also has a great interest in directing.
Shy?: “Shy. I am definitely tough on the outside and soft on the inside. It takes me a long time to open up to new people.”
Milo likes to cook: “I’m the oddball who you can find at Ralphs at 2 in the morning in the produce department. I’m a home-body. I’d rather be in the kitchen cooking then hanging out in a bar.”
His Motto in life: Enjoy the moment.
Has been a vegetarian since childhood.
Has signed on for at least 6 episodes of a currently untitled spin-off of Gilmore Girls. The series will focus on the relationship between Jess, his character from Gilmore Girls, and his estranged father.
The Gilmore Girls spin-off (which was to be titled Windward Circle) has been cancelled due to the high cost of filming on location in Venice, California.
Was dating co-star Gilmore Girls series star Alexis Bledel (they broke up in 2007).
Milo attended El Modena High School in California.
He was Associated Student Body president at El Modena.
He was in the drama club.
He wrestled at 119 pounds in high school.
His mouth is crooked because he was born with dead nerve endings in his lower left lip.
When Milo was younger, his 2 sisters used to dress him up like Madonna.
Hobbies: Snowboarding, skateboarding and muscle cars.
Movies: The Matrix, The Godfather 1-2, Blow, Goodfellas
Actors: Sean Penn, Ed Norton, Philiph Seymour Hoffman
Bands: The Strokes, Deftones, A Tribe called Quest, The Hives
CDs: The Clash, Sex Pistols, No Doubt
Book: The Long Walk (Richard Bachman)