"Ronnie" Ortiz-Magro, Jr. is known as an American reality TV star, media personality, and actor. He is most famous for being one of the eight principle cast members in the popular MTV reality series, Jersey Shore.
Ronald "Ronnie" Ortiz-Magro, Jr. was born on December 4, 1985. Ortiz-Magro was born in The Bronx, New York to a Puerto Rican-American mother, Constance Ortiz, and an Italian-American father, Ronald Magro, Sr. His folks have separated, his mom has remarried and has another son, James, with her present spouse.
Ronnie has acquired a lot of fame in such a brisk time. His sturdy, muscle-bound great looks and carefree identity are a great fit with MTV's unscripted TV series, Jersey Shore. Fans of the show adore his personality because they seem as the enforcer of the house that is always ready to protect his friends and family. What fans like most about him is that he can be a teddy bear or a beast depending on the situation that he is involved in.
He joined the prevalent and popular broadcast series in August 2009 and has turned into a standard cast member of Jersey Shore. Prior to joining the series, Ronnie worked in real estate and development. His business background without a doubt helped him advance his side endeavor in making his own shirt line named "Jersey Laundry", which has been generally welcomed by his fans and fans of the popular reality series.
Ortiz-Magro started dating his on/off sweetheart Sammi "Sweetheart" Giancola, a fellow cast mate on Jersey Shore, toward the beginning of August 2009. They proceeded with their relationship outside the house with many separations and make-ups. As of October 19, 2011, it was reported that Ron and Sammi have been on a break due to being occupied with other projects since they've been home. Ron and Sammi eventually broke up for good and Sammi went to become engaged with another man.
Magro was involved in some controversy after his ex Jen Harley allegedly beat up Ronnie and hauled him with a vehicle in Las Vegas. On the official record, she was not accused of aggressive behavior. She got out from prison on $3,000 bail.
Ronnie appreciates the shoreline scene and plans to eventually make a home there to suit his favored way of life. Despite everything that has happened in his life, he enjoys a comfortable life in New York.
Last Modified: Feb 7, 2020