Mike Sorrentino Bioghraphy, Age, Wife, Jail, Plastic Surgery, Net Worth
Mike Sorrentino Biography
Mike Sorrentino (Michael Sorrentino) is an American television personality who is also known as The Situation. Michael appeared on all six seasons of the MTV reality show Jersey Shore, from 2009 through 2012.
Mike attended Brookdale Community College where he obtained an associate’s degree and then attended Kean University and Monmouth University. He worked as an assistant manager of a fitness center in Staten Island. He lost this job when he was 25 and began underwear modeling.
How Old Is Mike Sorrentino?
Sorrentino was born on July 4, 1982, in Staten Island, New York, U.S. He is 36 years old as of 2018.
Mike Sorrentino Brother
Michael was born the son of Frank Sorrentino and Linda Sorrentino in a family of four children. He has a younger sister named Melissa and two older brothers.
Mike Sorrentino Wife
He married his college sweetheart, Lauren Pesce on November 1, 2018. The couple had dated from 2004 to 2007. They later then reconciled and Michael announced their engagement on April 26, 2018.
Mike Sorrentino Career
Mike Sorrentino Jersey Shore
Michael was a cast member of Jersey Shore, which debuted in 2009 and finished in 2012. Since his appearance on that show, he has been a guest on TV series including The Howard Stern Show, The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien, The Jay Leno Show, Lopez Tonight, SportsNation, Chelsea Lately, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, and also Conan.
He was a contestant on Season 11 of Dancing with the Stars and was eliminated on the 4th week. His partner is Karina Smirnoff.
He appeared with Bristol Palin in a public service announcement for The Candie’s Foundation in 2010, as part of its Pause Before You Play campaign to hence prevent teen pregnancy.
Sorrentino signed on to star as a judge in the YOBI.tv talent-show web series Random Talent in January 2011. The name of the series was then changed to New Stage after the theme song title of the same name, which was written and performed by another New Stage costar Mykell.
Michael made more than $5 million in 2010, the second-highest of any other reality star after Kim Kardashian. He got this money through endorsements with Devotion Vodka, Reebok Zigtech shoes, and a ghost-written autobiography, a rap song, a workout DVD, a vitamin line for GNC, a clothing line, and then appearances on Jersey Shore and Dancing with the Stars.
He appeared on the Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump in March 2011. Michael’s performance became a point of mocking that the other roasters, like Jeff Ross, capitalized on. In August of that particular year, he was offered a “substantial” sum of money by fashion retailer Abercrombie & Fitch not to wear the company’s clothes. A spokesman for the company then explained that “Mr. Sorrentino’s association with our brand could cause significant damage to our image.” Michael filed a lawsuit against A&F after they made shirts that read “The Fitchuation” and “GTL…You Know The Deal.” in November 2011.
He appeared in a small cameo role on ABC’s Suburgatory on February 22, 2012. Michael participated in Fox’s dating game show The Choice in June 2012. Michael became a housemate on the tenth series of Celebrity Big Brother on Channel 5 on August 15, 2012, and he came in fourth on the series final on September 7, 2012.
Sorrentino appeared in a PETA ad campaign promoting the spaying and neutering of pets in October 2012. In 2014, he appeared on a reality show with his family, which aired on the TVGN network 2014. He was also a participant on the fifth season of Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars with his partner, Lauren Pesce in 2015. He was also a participant in the 9th season of Worst Cooks in America in 2016.
Michael appeared on We TV’s Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars Family Edition in April 2017 with his brothers Marc and Frank Sorrentino.
It was confirmed that a reboot of Jersey Shore, called Jersey Shore: Family Vacation would air on MTV in 2018, with Michael returning as a cast member.
Mike Sorrentino Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $300 thousand
How Tall Is Mike Sorrentino?
The television personality stands at a height of 1.8 m.
Mike Sorrentino Rehab
Mike confirmed on March 21, 2012 that he had checked himself into rehab “to get control of a prescription medication problem” he had with oxycodone. He later checked out of the Cirque Lodge treatment center in Utah on April 4, 2012.
Mike Sorrentino Plastic Surgery
According to Eonline, all of the Jersey Shore stars made some transformations. According to Dr. John Tutela “The Situation” came into the office for Botox injections. “Everyone enjoyed a touch-up before filming the new show, and I think it’s really helpful when being on camera,” the doctor explained.
According to Dr. John Tutela, “The key is not to use too much so your results remain natural and don’t look overdone.”
Mike Sorrentino Jail
Mike was arrested for assault after a fight at a tanning salon in Middletown Township, New Jersey on June 17, 2014.
He was then charged with tax fraud in September 2014, allegedly avoiding paying taxes on $8.9 million. According to the United States Attorney, Michael and his brother, Marc, established S corporations that paid for personal expenses and also failed to report income. Further charges were levied against him and his brother in April 2017, alleging tax evasion and also the structuring of bank deposits to avoid reporting thresholds.
Mike pleaded guilty to one count of tax evasion, as part of a plea bargain with prosecutors on January 19, 2018. The sentencing occurred on October 5 at the United States District Court of New Jersey in Newark.
Mike was sentenced on October 5, 2018, to 8 months in prison, 2 years of supervised probation, and 500 hours of community service.
An order was issued by United States District Judge Susan Wigenton on October 22, 2018, extending the date for him to surrender to the Bureau of Prisons no earlier than January 15, 2019, or as soon thereafter as the Bureau of Prisons shall designate. The Bureau of Prisons will later designate the location.