Alyssa Milano

Alyssa Milano

TV Actress

Alyssa Jayne Milano is an American actress. She has played Samantha Micelli in Who's the Boss?, Jennifer Mancini in Melrose Place, Phoebe Halliwell in Charmed, Billie Cunningham in My Name Is Earl, ...

Full Name
Alyssa Jayne Milano
Dec 19, 1972
5′ 2″
Net Worth


Alyssa Jayne Milano was born on December 19, 1972, in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York City. She is the daughter of Italian-American parents Thomas and Lin Milano. Alyssa has two siblings: Cory and Brett. Her father was a film music editor and her mother worked as a fashion designer.

Alyssa started acting at the age of eight when she landed the role of Samantha in the Broadway production of “Annie”. She went on to appear in various television shows such as “Who's The Boss?” (1984-1992), “Charmed” (1998-2006) and “Melrose Place” (1997-1998). She also starred in films such as “Embrace Of The Vampire” (1995), “Fear” (1996) and “Hall Pass” (2011). In addition to her acting career, Milano has ventured into various business endeavors including forming her own entertainment company called "Touchstone King", releasing five studio albums between 1989 and 1993, launching her clothing line called "TILY" and appearing as a judge on NBC's talent show "America's Got Talent".

Milano has been involved in numerous charitable causes over the years. She has served as an ambassador for UNICEF since 2003 and has worked with organizations such as Save The Music Foundation, PETA, World Hunger Relief Fund and Global Green USA. In addition to this, she is an advocate for gun control and LGBT rights.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1972</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Alyssa Milano is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On December 19, 1972, Alyssa Milano was born in New York City, New York.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1984</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Movie Role</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Alyssa Milano appeared in her first movie role in the film Old Enough.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1984</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starring Role on Who's The Boss? </h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Milano starred as Samantha Micelli on the hit TV show Who's The Boss? which ran until 1992.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1998</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starring Role on Charmed</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Milano starred as Phoebe Halliwell on the TV show Charmed which ran until 2006.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2009</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Married to David Bugliari</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Milano married talent agent David Bugliari in a private ceremony in New Jersey.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Launches #MeToo Movement</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Milano amplifies the #MeToo movement and helps to bring it to a global level.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Launches Podcast Series</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Milano launches the podcast series "Alyssa Milano: Hope, Through History" which explores and celebrates the women's movement.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's a Great Actress</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Alyssa Milano is a great actress and has been in some of the most beloved television shows and movies. Her acting is believable and she puts her heart into every role that she takes on.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's an Advocate for Social Causes</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Alyssa Milano is a passionate advocate for social causes. She is extremely vocal about issues such as gender equality, animal welfare, and environmental protection. She uses her platform to make a difference in the world.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's an Inspiration</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Alyssa Milano is an inspiration to many people. She has shown time and time again that it is possible to be successful both in Hollywood and in personal life. Her commitment to her work and family are an example for many to follow.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Television Role at 7 Years Old</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Alyssa Milano's first television role was in the sitcom Who's the Boss? when she was just seven years old.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Worked as a Voice Actress in Animated TV Shows</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Alyssa Milano has done voice acting in some of the most popular animated TV shows, including My Little Pony and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Part of the Cast of Charmed for 8 Seasons</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Alyssa Milano was part of the main cast of Charmed for all 8 seasons, portraying the character of Phoebe Halliwell.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Established Her Own Comics Publishing Company</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2012, Alyssa Milano co-founded a comic book publishing company called Ape Entertainment with her business partner and husband, David Bugliari.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Appeared in Music Videos</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Alyssa Milano has appeared in music videos for artists like Bon Jovi, Aerosmith and Jay Z.</p></div>


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