|Real Name/Full Name||Gregory Sestero|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Greg Sestero|
|Birth Place:||Walnut Creek, California, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||15 July 1978|
|Age/How Old:||44 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 188 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 71 Kg
In Pounds – 156 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – N/A
|School:||Monte Vista High School|
|Profession:||Actor and author|
|Net Worth:||$700 thousand|
|Last Updated:||May 2023|
Over the years, we have witnessed endless individuals make fame and fortune for themselves throughout their careers. But to make it to the top at a young age is a privilege only a few get to live with. Gregory Sestero is one of Hollywood’s most popular young talents.
Greg transitioned into fame for his role as the character Mark in the infamous 2003 cult film titled The Room and also for his memoir The Disaster Artist, where he speaks about his experiences while making The Room. This later got adapted in a film in itself in the year 2017.
Well, how well do you know about Greg Sestero? If not much, here is what we know about Greg Sestero to date.
Biography and Early Life
Greg Sestero was born on July 15, 1978, in Walnut Creek, located in California. Greg’s mother was of French and Italian descent. Greg witnessed his upbringing in Danville, California. Greg had written the sequel to the then-recent release of Home Alone in the year 1990. Greg was just 12 at that time. The sequel was titled Home Alone 2: Lost in Disney World. The script included a leading role for Greg as well, alongside Culkin’s lead role as Kevin McCallister.
Greg then submitted the script along with the provisional posters for promotions, soundtrack suggestions alongside a deal for cross-promotions with 20th Century Fox and Walt Disney Pictures to the then asset holders Hughes Entertainment. Disney later went on to become the asset holder for this film. For his outstanding work, Greg received a letter from John Hughes, which he later stated was the inspiration for him to follow a career path in acting and film making.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Greg Sestero in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Greg Sestero’s age is 44 years old as of today’s date 27th May 2023 having been born on 15 July 1978. Though, he is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 188 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 156 lbs in Pound and 71kg in Kilograms.
Greg Sestero attended the Monte Vista High School, which is located in his hometown of Danville, California. While Greg was in his junior year of high school, he began exploring his options in modeling. In no time, Greg was at the peak of his career when he worked in Milan and Paris with infamous designers such as Giorgio Armani ad Gianfranco Ferre.
Later, Greg returned to the United States to focus more on his acting career. He later enrolled in the American Conservatory Theatre located in San Francisco. After he signed up with the popular Hollywood agent Iris Burton, he decided to move to Los Angeles instead.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Currently, Greg Sestro resides in Southern California. Although Greg is one of the most popular young talents in Hollywood, he has managed to keep the details of his personal life in the limelight. Having such a down-to-earth nature after witnessing such fame and glamour sets Greg apart from his peers.
Is Greg Sestero Gay?
After the release of The Room and its following memoir, The Disaster Artists, the internet was torn apart with the debate if Greg Sestero is bisexual or gay. We are yet to receive any confirmation from Greg regarding those rumors. Irrespective of that, Greg has been highly supportive of those around him regardless of their sexual orientation. He has reached out to help his community on several occasions. His caring nature is one of the reasons his fans across the globe love him.
Greg Sestero’s career took off with minor roles in popular television shows such as Nash Bridges and films like Gattaca, released in 1997, and Patch Adams, released in 1998. Greg was also in the lead role for the horror film titled Retro Puppet Master, released in 1999. He followed this with a one-episode role for the television soap opera titled Days of Our Lives.
Greg is famous for his role as Mark, the best friend to Tommy Wiseau’s character, Johnny, in the infamous cult film The Room, released in 2003. Greg and Tommy met each other in an acting class in 1998. Tommy had promised Greg that if the case had managed to raise enough funds for the film, he would cast Greg as his co-star.
Greg has won the Special Jury Prize for Executive Director Award for Most Buzzworthy Film in 2018 and was nominated for the USC Scripter Award in 2018 as well for his work in the film The Disaster Artist.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Greg Sestero in 2023
Currently, Greg is worth $700 thousand as of last estimated in the year 2023. A significant source of his income is his acting career, although he owns various other revenue streams.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Later in the Disaster Artist, Greg spoke about the time when they sent a copy of the film to Paramount Studios for broad distributions and got rejected in a mere span of 24 hours when the usual wait period is two weeks.
- His favorite movie as a child was Home Alone.
- Before starting his acting career in Hollywood, he used to do photoshoots in Paris and Milan.
- Apart from English, he is very fluent in French.
Greg rose to fame swiftly simply because of his love for filmmaking. From a young age, he dedicated his time and effort to make sure his works stood out. In the end, those efforts added up to make all the difference. Apart from being an actor, Greg is also an author. Recently, Greg made a small appearance on the big screen in the role of the Fiance in the infamous miniseries Haunting of the Bly Manor, which was released in 2020.