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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 28 January 1969Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Birth NameMaurice Alberto Rocca
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Mo Rocca was born on January 28, 1969 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Maurice Alberto Rocca. He is an actor and writer, known for My Grandmother's Ravioli (2012), Food(ography) (2010) and The Daily Show (1996).

Trade Mark (3)

Frequently appears wearing a bow-tie
Thick-framed glasses
His Voice

Trivia (12)

Has degree in English Lit from Harvard University (class of 1991).
Member of Hasty Pudding Theatrical group and writer of 1990 Pudding show "Suede Expectations."
Former editor of "Perfect 10" magazine, which exclusively features models without breast implants.
He is half Colombian and half Italian
Has two brothers; Larry and Frank
Appears as a regular panelist on National Public Radio's "Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!"
Attended the 2004 Democratic National Convention in Boston.
Spoke on the campus of the University of North Carolina as the 2005 Senior Class speaker.
Mo knows all the songs from the musical "Cats". He saw the original production when he was 13, and came to love it. After seeing it over 40 times when ushering the show in Washington D.C., though, he came to hate the show.
Set to appear at Emory University's Dooley's Week [March 2008]
Set to appear at Utah Valley State College in Orem, Utah [January 2008]
Rocca was named one of OUT Magazine's 100 most influential gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender people for 2013.

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