Lorenzo Zurzolo is an Italian actor and model who rose to fame playing Niccolo in the TV series Baby. Likewise, he is also popular for playing Nino Ferrari in the Italian TV series Questo e il Mio Paese.
Born and raised in Rome, Italy, Lorenzo is also starting to take over Hollywood with his charming looks and acting talents. As of September, he has over 1.3 million followers on IG where he shares photos of himself.
So, is Lorenzo dating anyone? Is he single or engaged? Also find out more details about Lorenzo Zurzolo’s age, early life, parent, net worth and more.
Lorenzo Zurzolo Bio, Age and Early Life
The TV actor and model Lorenzo Zurzolo was born on March 21, 2000 in Rome, Lazio, Italy, and is 22 years old as of 2022. He was born to parents Federico Zurzolo and Gabria Cipilli.
In addition, he is Italian by nationality and has Latin ethnic origin. Likewise, he grew up alongside his sister Ludovica Zurzolo. Her name means “famous in war” in Italian. Zurzolo stands 5 ft 10 and a half inches or 180 cm tall and weighs about 70 kg or 154 pounds.
Lorenzo’s high school records
The 22-year-old went on to act at the OMNES ARTES school under the direction of Guido Governale and Veruska Rossi.
He joined the theater company at the age of 14, making his Pinocchio debut at the Ghione Theater in Rome. In addition, details about his university and high schools have not yet been disclosed to the public.
Lorenzo Zurzolo started acting professionally in 2007
The Latin star made his professional acting debut at the age of 7 on the Latin TV show Decameron by Daniele Luttazzi. He then appeared in an episode of Don Matteo as Simone.
Some of his early acting credits are: I Iiceali, Married to an agent, Young Europe, Un passo dal cielo, Una famiglia perfetta, Outing- Fidanzati per sbaglioand others.
Zurzolo only made a big name in 2015 after landing the recurring role as Nino Ferrari in the TV miniseries Questo e il Mio Paese. On the show, Lorenzo appeared alongside Violante Placido, Fausto Maria Sciarappa, Marco Leonardi and several others.
Fast forward to 2018, the actor landed two major roles as Michele in Bulletproof Heart and Niccolo Rossi Govender in Baby. his work in Baby eventually became his breaking point in the acting world.
Lorenzo played Niccolo for a total of 18 episodes from 2018 to 2020. The show is about the invisible lives of Roman high school students growing up and defying the laws of society.
As of 2022, Zurzolo has finished applying for an upcoming television drama series Prism where he will appear as Daniele alongside Mattia Carrano, Caterina Forza, Chiara Bordi and others.
Likewise, he is all set to appear in the upcoming project La Storia, which is currently being filmed. In addition, his other working credits include: Under the Amalfi sun, EO, Morrison, Under the Riccione sun, You can’t kiss the brideand Weekend.
Italian actor Lorenzo is also a model
With his success in the acting world, his modeling achievements also followed right after him. As of now, he has modeled for major brands such as Gucci, Armani, Bulgari, Saint Laurent and more.
He is often seen with Gucci at events and photo shoots for the brand itself. Likewise, he has posed for several magazine covers such as Man About Town, Behind The Blinds, Icon, Lorenzo, Rivista Studio, GQ Wardrobe and several others.
Lorenzo Zurzolo thinks stereotypes about Italian people are wrong
Back in 2021, during an interview with vanity teen, Zurzolo talks about several things, including his love for football. He simply says, ‘I like football when asked about his favorite sport.
In the same interview, the interviewer asked him for his opinion on the stereotypical portrayal of Italian in Hollywood or other media.
He replied forcefully,
“When I think of American movies, the Italian main characters are always connected to food or the mafia. I don’t agree with this of course. Stereotypes are always wrong.”
This was a strong opinion to express as Lorenzo is starting to gain both US and global fans after season one of Baby.
PS Baby is based on real events that happened between a teacher Mary Kay Letourneau and her 12-year-old student Vili Fualaau.
Is Baby Actor Lorenzo Zurzolo Dating Someone?
The 22-year-old actor is reportedly single as of 2022. Although he was rumored to be dating a girl named Caroline in 2018, there have been no recent updates on their relationship status.
The dating rumors started when Lorenzo was still a rising star and posted two photos with Caroline. Likewise, one of the photos was captioned with a red heart, while the other had “Semper,” which translates to “always” in English.
As of 2022, the posts will be removed from his Instagram profile, somewhat leading his fans to believe that the couple went their separate ways. Apart from this, he is not romantically associated with other figures.
Lorenzo Zurzolo has a growing net worth
He started his acting journey in 2007 and has been actively involved in several movies and TV shows till now. According to various sources, Lorenzo’s current net worth is about $2 million.
In addition to his acting and modeling career, his endorsement deals and sponsorships also earn him a decent amount of money.
As of mid-September 2022, he has over 1.3 million followers on his Instagram handle @lorenzo_zurzolo. Apart from this, he is not active on social media like Facebook, Twitter and Tiktok.
- 1 Lorenzo Zurzolo Bio, Age and Early Life
- 2 Lorenzo Zurzolo started acting professionally in 2007
- 3 Italian actor Lorenzo is also a model
- 4 Lorenzo Zurzolo thinks stereotypes about Italian people are wrong
- 5 Is Baby Actor Lorenzo Zurzolo Dating Someone?
- 6 Lorenzo Zurzolo has a growing net worth