Gilles MariniCelebrity

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Birth Place: Grasse, France

Birthday: January 26, 1976, Aquarius

Profession: Actor, Model

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Fast Facts

  • Born to a Greek mother and an Italian father.
  • Began working in his father's bakery at age 8.
  • Joined the French army and was stationed in Paris, where he was introduced to modeling by photographer Fred Goudon.
  • After completing his military service, moved to the United States to pursue a modeling career.
  • Best known for playing "the naked guy," Dante, in the Sex and the City movie.
  • Paired with professional dancer Cheryl Burke for the eighth season of ABC's Dancing with the Stars.
  • Became an American citizen in June 2012.

Relationships

  • Carole — Wife
  • Georges — Son
  • Juliana — Daughter

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