|Born||in London, England, UK|
|Birth Name||Stefano Chiriaco|
|Height||5' 10" (1.78 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Robert Toretto was born in North West London (UK) and is of Italian heritage. He trained in the artistic lineage of Meisner at The Actors Temple in the United Kingdom and in Practical Aesthetics which was founded by David Mamet.
Robert, also known as Stefano (by birth), is also a highly successful personal trainer. He was awarded as the official Personal Trainer of the Year 2009-2010 for Great Britain (International Fitness Showcase). During that period, he had his own TV show on SKY, was sponsored by an international sports brand (USN) and his images appeared internationally in publications such as Men's Health and GQ magazine.
Robert was given his first break on stage by The London Irish Theatre, which was awarded as best Fringe Theatre Company in 2009, working mainly out of The Kings Head. Robert's first television appearance as an actor was on The History Channel in 'Gladiator: The True Story' as Narcissus and his physique and screen presence is clearly defined here.
Robert is described by many as dedicated, good hearted and inspirational, through his truthful and engaging performances, he stands out from the crowd. Being a well known name in independent cinema. Robert also experience's commercial success. After 4 years of hard work and determination, Robert won the leading role of hardened criminal, Shane in Longtails feature film, which attained world wide distribution in late 2013 showcasing his talent internationally in his first commercial lead role performance, working alongside established and commendable British talent.
That same year, Sacrifice Feature Film starring Robert as gangster Enzo Carbone won 'Best Film' at The Portobello Film Festival and The Days Inbetween Feature Film won 'The Audience Award' at The United Film Festival.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Shan Fernando