- 5' 7"
- Staten Island
Vinny Guadagnino (born Vincent Joseph Guadagnino was born in Staten Island, New York on November 11, 1987) is an American reality TV personality who was a cast member on the MTV hit reality show, Jersey Shore. Since the show’s end in 2012, Vinny has focused all of his attention on acting. He has made appearances in 90210, The Hard Times of RJ Berger and Jersey Shore Shark Attack. In 2013, he started an MTV talk show, The Show With Vinny, before moving onto Vinny and Ma Eat America on the Cooking Channel four years later. He has also co-written a book, Control The Crazy: My Plan To Stop Stressing, Avoid Drama, and Maintain Inner Cool with Samantha Rose in 2012. Most recently, he reunited with his former Jersey Shore cast members for the Jersey Shore Family Vacation series.
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Vinny Guadagnino is best-known for starring in the popular reality show Jersey Shore.
Vinny was in a long-distance relationship with Instagram model Elicea Shyann up until Jersey Shore Family Vacation aired. They broke up after he was caught flirting with bottle service girls during an episode of the show. Before Elicea, Vinny’s last serious relationship was with model Melanie Iglesias. They broke up amidst cheating rumors.
Vinny released a clothing brand in 2011 called IHAV for I Have a Vision, and proceeds were donated to anti-bullying organizations. The Jersey Shore star also participated in the NOH8 Campaign and has presented at the GLAAD awards.