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Domenic Di Rosa

Domenic Di Rosa is a Canadian actor who earned immense recognition with the television series Big Wolf on Campus (1999) in which he played the role of Tim Eckert.

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Wiki/Biography

Domenic Di Rosa was born on Thursday, February 1, 1979 (age 42 years; as of 2021), in Montreal, Quebec Canada. In 1954, his grandparents arrived in Quebec from Cattolica Eraclea, Sicily in Italy, therefore, since childhood, Domenic was well versed in the Sicilian language. He did his schooling at Hudson High School (now Westwood High School) in Hudson, Canada. The drama program at Hudson High School is where Domenic’s interest in acting got intrigued. Domenic was part of the Hudson Drama Coterie that was run by his drama teacher Kevin Woodhouse, a mentor who encouraged Domenic to pursue a career in acting. In an interview, he said,

Aside from my father, Kevin was my other mentor who told me, ‘You’ve got something kid. You should continue with it”

Physical Appearance

Height : 5′ 10″

Hair Color: Brown

Eye Color: Moss Green

Domenic Di Rosa

Family & Ethnicity

Domenic Di Rosa is the son of an Italian mother and a French-Canadian father. [1]CTVM

Parents & Siblings

Not much is known about his parents.

Relationships, Wife & Children

On Saturday, August 28, 2004, Domenic Di Rosa got married to Kelly Ward. The couple had two children; a daughter Samantha Anne Mathieu, and a son Michael Domenico Mathieu. Later, in June 2009, they got divorced. On Tuesday, March 5, 2013, Domenic Di Rosa got married to Faye Douranos who works at Cirion BioPharma Research. Domenic and Faye had two children, a son, Philippe Richard Mathieu, and a daughter.

Domenic Di Rosa with his wife Faye Douranos and children

Domenic Di Rosa with his wife Faye Douranos and children

Career

Television

In 1999, Domenic Di Rosa made his television debut ‘Are You Afraid of the Dark?’ in which he played a cameo role of Moose. Thereafter, he came into the limelight with the television series Big Wolf on Campus in which he played the role of Tim Eckert.

Domenic Di Rosa in Big Wolf on Campus (1999)

Domenic Di Rosa in Big Wolf on Campus (1999)

After three successful seasons, the series Big Wolf on Campus (1999) got canceled which prompted Domenic to take a break from acting to raise his family. In 2017, he marked his return to the entertainment industry with the recurring role of Jean-Pierre in the Canadian comedy series Letterkenny. In 2020, he starred in the American drama television series Barkskins in which he played the role of Father Gabriel.

Domenic Di Rosa in Barkskins (2020)

Domenic Di Rosa in Barkskins (2020)

Film

In 1994, Domenic Di Rosa made his film debut with ‘Obstruction of Justice’ in which he played the role of a police officer. Thereafter, he appeared in various films like Stardom (2000), End of the Line (2007), Good Sam (2019), etc. In 2019, he shot to fame with the Canadian crime drama film ‘Mafia Inc’ in which he played the role of  Toto ‘The Butcher’ Russo, the right-hand man for a criminal syndicate.

Domenic Di Rosa in the film Mafia Inc (2019)

Domenic Di Rosa in the film Mafia Inc (2019)

In 2020, he appeared as Medical Examiner in the film Pieces of a Woman.

Domenic Di Rosa in the film Pieces of a Woman (2020)

Domenic Di Rosa in the film Pieces of a Woman (2020)

Facts/Trivia

  • While shooting for the film Mafia Inc (2019), Domenic Di Rosa’s expertise in the Sicilian language enabled him to work as a consultant on the set.
  • In an interview, he revealed that while he was on a break from the entertainment industry, Domenic took other jobs such as a security guard and airport baggage handler to support his family. He said,

    You’ve got to do what you have to do to make ends meet”

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1.CTVM

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