Matt Lattanzi is an American dancer and actor who has appeared in the movie Grease 2 and Catch Me If You Can. But he is mostly known as the first husband of singer and actress, Olivia Newton-John.
Other than this, the actor is also known for his remarkable work in the movies like My Tutor and the soap opera, Paradise Beach. The handsome actor has many fans who want to know more about him. So, what is he up to now? And who is he married to? Let’s find out, shall we?
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Matt Lattanzi: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Matthew Vincent Lattanzi|
|Birth Date:||February 1, 1959|
|Birth Place:||Portland, Oregon, USA|
Early Life and Education
The talented actor was born on February 1, 1959, in the city of Portland, Oregon, the United States of America. He is the son of Jeanette and Charles Paul Lattanzi and was named Matthew Vincent Lattanzi. Also, he is American by nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity, i.e. Italian from his father’s side and Polish from his mother’s side.
Similarly, the actor graduated from the Benson Polytechnic High School in 1977. Apart from this, there is no additional information about him, including his early childhood.
Age and Height
Born in the year 1959, the American born actor is now 60 years old. He celebrates his birthday every year on the 1st of February. Also, his zodiac sign is Aquarius which means he is unique, logical, and of a free soul.
Aside from this, there is no additional information when it comes to his physical attributes. However, he does have attractive brown eyes and silky black hair. Other than this, his height and weight are unknown.
Professional Career: Movies
Talking about his acting career, he debuted as an actor from the 1980 feature film, Xanadu. There he portrayed the role of young Danny McGuire, who was a dancer. The following year, he made an appearance as Jim in the movie, Rich and Famous.
Likewise, Matt mostly portrayed minor roles in numerous movies. But he did have a starring role in the 1983 American comedy film, My Tutor. George Bowers directed the movie which showed High School graduate having an affair with their French tutor. Also, young Matt played the role of Bobby Chrystal in the film.
Not to mention, his remarkable acting can be seen in other movies such as Olivia Newton-John: Let’s Get Physical(1982), Grease 2(1982), That’s Life(1986), Olivia: Soul Kiss(1986), Roxanne(1987), Blueberry Hill(1988), Catch Me If You Can(1989), and Diving In(1990).
Aside from the silver screen, the young actor also appeared in the Australian soap opera Paradise Beach in 1993. Furthermore, Lattanzi also appeared in four of Newton-John’s music videos: Landslide, Soul Kiss, Toughen Up and Can’t We Talk It Over In Bed.
In 2008, Matt appeared briefly in the MTV reality series Rock the Cradle, supporting his daughter Chloe. Since then he has been aloof from the public and media.
Net Worth and Income
Talking about his net worth, Matt’s is still under review. As of now, the actor has not disclosed any information when it comes to his income and salary.
Not to mention, his assets and other income sources are also kept secret and away from the prying eyes of media.
Matt Lattanzi: Wife, Divorce, and Children
When Matt started in the industry, he was young and handsome. He was married to Olivia Newton-John, an English-born actress Australian singer, songwriter, actress, and dancer. The young couple first met on the set of Xanadu.
They had an immediate attraction and soon started dating. After being in a relationship for four whole years, the lovely pair tied the knot on December 1984. The beautiful couple welcomed their child, a daughter, Chloe Rose Lattanzi on January 17, 1986.
However, there was trouble in paradise as the couple parted ways in the year 1995. The reason being the differences in their spiritual interest turned out to be the main reason. Soon after, two years to be exact, Matt married Cindy Jessup in 1997.
But this marriage also did not turn out well as the couple divorced in 2007. They went separate ways after staying together for a decade. As of now, the actor is seen living off-grid near Malibu, California.
Social Media Presence
As of now, the American actor is not active in any social media as he is living off-grid.