Raoul Bova Net Worth

Raoul Bova Net Worth is
$5 Million

Raoul Bova Biography

Bova has gone to appear in a large number of films and Television shows, most in his indigenous nation. He has been wedded to his wife, Chiara Giordano, since 2000, and has three kids. When he was 21 years older, he enlisted in the Italian Army and was area of the sharpshooters corps. After departing the physical education college, he signed up for Rome’s Beatrice Bracco college and discovered from actor Michael Margotta. After his discharge, Bova studied at the Italian Institute of Physical Education before making a decision he’d rather work.Raoul Bova Net Worthy of: Raoul Bova can be an Italian actor who includes a net well worth of $5 million dollars. He produced his debut in 1992’s “Una Storia Italiana” on Television. He acted in miniseries “La Piovra 7”, “Terra bruciata”, “Distretto di polizia”, “The Knights Who Produced the Business”, “Avenging Angelo”, “Karol: A GUY Who Became Pope”, “HOW ABOUT Brian”, and “Immaturi”. Bova in addition has appeared in “Beneath the Tuscan Sunlight” with Diane Lane in 2003, “The Tourist” with Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie this year 2010, and in 2004’s “Alien vs. Predator”. Born in 1971 in Rome, Italy, Raoul Bova was a champion swimmer as an adolescent. He earned acknowledgement as a nominee for the Goodwill Ambassador of the meals and Agriculture Corporation of the US.

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Quick Facts

Full NameRaoul Bova
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 14, 1971
Height1.81 m
ProfessionScreenwriter, Television producer, Film producer, Swimmer, Actor, Model, Television Director
EducationBeatrice Bracco Acting School
SpouseChiara Giordano
ChildrenSophia Bova, Alessandro Leon Bova, Francesco Bova
ParentsRosa Bova, Giuseppe Bova
SiblingsDaniela Bova, Tiziana Bova
PartnerRocío Muñoz
NominationsDavid di Donatello for Best Supporting Actor, Nastro d'Argento for Best Actor
MoviesUnder the Tuscan Sun, Sorry, If I Love You, Alien vs. Predator, All Roads Lead to Rome, The Tourist, Facing Windows, Do you see me?, Avenging Angelo, Baarìa, Piccolo grande amore, Treasure Guards, Unique Brothers, Escort in Love, Our Life, Ti presento un amico, Ever Been to the Moon?, Out of the Blue, I, the Other, Viva l'Italia, The Immature, Sbirri, Palermo-Milan One Way, The Nymph, Torno indietro e cambio vita, The Choice, Coppia omicida, Karol: A Man Who Became Pope, Karol: The Pope, The Man, Una storia italiana, The Knights of the Quest, La lupa, St. Francis, Aspettando il sole, Indovina chi viene a Natale?, Ice on Fire, Ancora un'altra storia, Dare to Love Me, Amore Nero, Chickadee
TV ShowsWhat About Brian, La piovra, Verissimo

Interesting Facts

1 Living with his girlfriend, actress Rocío Muñoz, who he met on the set of Immaturi - Il viaggio (2012). Their first child, a baby girl named Luna to be borne in Rome (2 December 2015). [2014]
2 In Sicily, shooting "Liol
3 Los Angeles, working with Alfonzo Arau and Lindsay Lohan for "Dare to Love me" [October 2007]
4 In Turin, Italy, shooting La fiamma sul ghiaccio (2006) with Angela Finocchiaro, directed by Umberto Marino. [2004]
5 Was included in the "2008 World's Sexiest Men" list according to E! Entertainment, (ranked #13).
6 Militates against the death penalty, and took part to a short movie called "15 seconds", where he plays the last moments of a man on the death row.
7 Shares with his wife a passion for animals.
8 Friends with Italian politician Emma Bonino, who he met through her association "Hands off Cain", against the death penalty through the world.
9 Confesses an interest for Buddhism and Judaism.
10 Raoul, coming from Radulf, derives from the Germanic elements rad meaning "counsel" and wulf meaning "wolf".
11 Loves to collect Bonzai trees.
12 Admits often that if he had not been an actor he would have opened a sports club and be a physical education instructor.
13 Good friend with designer Giorgio Armani, actors George Clooney, Alessandro Gassman and Maria-Grazia Cucinotta.
14 Owns a scooter.
15 The first movie he ever watched was "Some like it hot".
16 Son-in-law of lawyer (and author) Annamaria Bernardini De Pace, one of the most famous divorce lawyers in Italy.
17 Favorite singers are Laura Pausini, Jovanotti and Pino Daniele.
18 Favorite actors are Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Daniel Day-Lewis, Dustin Hoffman, Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Paul Newman and Catherine Zeta-Jones.
19 Had a dog named Marilou when he was a child.
20 Favorite writers are Paulo Coelho and Luis Sepúlveda.
21 Has 2 little nieces: Flaminia and Beatrice.
22 Married his girlfriend three months after the birth of their first son Alessandro, and the child was baptized on the same day of the marriage, near Perugia, in Italy.
23 Mother is Rosa and father is Giuseppe.
24 Has 2 sisters: Tiziana and Daniela.
25 Father, with Chiara, of two boys named Alessandro Leon (born on the 29th January 2000) at 7.18 AM, Francesco (born in 2001) and a girl named Sophia.
26 Nearly drowned in the sea as a child. To get over this trauma, he started to follow swimming lessons and became a champion at 16.
27 Supporter and face of ecologist organization "ForPlanet".
28 Italian citizen.
29 Shares birthday with Romane Bohringer, Emmanuelle Beart, Halle Berry, Wim Wenders, David Hallyday, Steve Martin and Magic Johnson.
30 Performed acting on stage in Rome in 3 plays: "Mexico and clouds", "Macbeth clan" and "Cold blooded animals".
31 Studied acting with Michael Margotta in Rome, Italy.
32 Studied acting at the school "Beatrice Bracco" in Rome.
33 Is good friends with Giorgio Armani.
34 Has been the face of "Giorgio Armani eyewear" and of "Gap".
35 Has two dogs: Jackie and Ofelia.
36 Says his lucky number is 14.
37 Bova is a typical surname from Calabria.
38 Likes cooking with his father.
39 He's a supporter of the charity project "Vento e sole" (wind and sun) with the Nobel award-winner, Rigoberta Menchú. The project's goal is to develop an ecological system of electrification for the third-world countries, especially in Guatemala.
40 Made a nude artistic calendar in 2000 for the Italian magazine Max.
41 Sometimes plays soccer with the "Nazionale Italiana attori" in charity matches.
42 Before becoming an actor, he took an exam to enter in the "Carabinieri", the Italian military police but was refused. Ironically, he portrays a carabiniere in the TV movie Ultimo (1998) .
43 Was named Raoul after his great grandfather.
44 Lost 14 kilos to portray Saint Francis in Francesco (2002) and named his second son, Francesco (b. 2001), after the Saint.
45 Prepares for his role in La fiamma sul ghiaccio (2006) by reading the book "Thecurious incident of the dog in the night-time" by Mark Haddon and studying with the Roman psychologist Arturo Mona.
46 His father is an employee of Alitalia Airlines and his mother is an housewife.
47 He was born in Rome and considers himself a real Roman that couldn't live somewhere else, but his parents are from southern Italy, his father is from Reggio Calabria and his mother from Naples.
48 His wife, Chiara Giordano, is a veterinarian.
49 Ex-boyfriend of actress Romina Mondello.
50 At age 16 he won the Italian swimming championship of the 100 meters backstroke competing for the team S.S. Lazio.
51 He studied at the Italian Institute of Physical Education.
52 He collects ethnic wood-carved sculptures.
53 Performed his military duty in the "Bersaglieri".
54 He was a swimming champion with S.S. Lazio team of Rome, the oldest and most important sport club in Europe.
55 Appeared with Madonna in a 1999 Max Factor commercial, directed by Alek Keshishian, starring make-up artist Sarah Monzani.


1 I've never been one who initiates things, I was always scared not to be liked. I always bet on delicateness and kindness, without thinking that beauty necessarily opens all doors. I always hated those who wanted to impress with cars and clothes.
2 About wife Chiara: "She is my existential lighthouse. Sentimental serenity, for me, is very important: as an actor, I have to move the audience and so I have to feel good about myself and my life. It's thanks to Chiara that I do well my job. (...) What the best about our relationship is syntony we have: Chiara and I understand each other immediately, we talk about everything, we confide with each other about everything. when they offered me to go to the US, I accepted it only because she did agree with my choice. She knew how much it would have been hard for us to leave Italy, but she wanted to give me support. (...) My wife and I are bound by a common view of existence, starting with the concept of family, that's sacred for us and that we defend with all our strength."
3 Anything I can do to make the world a better place, even the smallest thing, is something feeding my soul.
4 The Mafia is something that the Italians are not really proud of.
5 Actually, I had my first fan the other day. I was reading a magazine and she was looking at me. `Can I ask a favor?' And I say yes, what? `Can you sign me an autograph' and I was oh, yes. And really I was dying blushing because I never expect.
6 "Meeting her was a sign of the destiny, and I thank God for that: our union is cemented by the same principles, by the same ideals of life." talking about his wife Chiara Giordano.
7 "He gave me serenity, security. There is him, before anything else." talking about his first child.
8 What's better:man or woman? Well...to love: the women, to born: I am satisfied to have been a man.
9 "He gave me serenity, security. There's him, before anything else." on having a child.
10 "To meet her was a sign of destiny, and I thank God for that: our union is cemented by the same principles, by the same ideals of life." talking about his wife Chiara Giordano.
11 I'll tell you, the love scene is always very, very difficult to shoot because you have all the crew around you and looking at you and when you are kissing someone, they say, `Don't put your hand on my shoulder because you're touching my hair' and something like that. And I say okay, okay. When you push the cheek, they're like, `Don't push the cheek' and I say okay. And you have to be very romantic and you say, okay. How can you enjoy the love scene?
12 I spent the first 14 years of my life swimming, which is very important to me. Wherever I'm filming I always try and find a swimming pool.
13 Sometimes people of success are the loneliests ones, they are in front of the TV with the remote control in their hand and the phone never rings...
14 "Our son (with his wife) was born in the water, in our home's bath tub. Every evening, if I'm in Rome, we take the bath together. The love for water unites us. Now he is older than one year old and like a foreigner to whom I'd like to make known my world." - talking about his first child Alessandro-Leon.
15 It's always important what you're doing, it's not important where.


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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2011 Golden Globe Golden Globes, Italy Best Actor (Migliore Attore) Nessuno mi può giudicare (2011)
2011 Best Actor Primavera del Cinema Italiano Festival Immaturi (2011)
2009 Special Silver Ribbon Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists Sbirri (2009)
2007 Golden Globe Golden Globes, Italy Best Actor (Migliore Attore) Io, l'altro (2006)
2006 European Golden Globe Golden Globes, Italy
2005 Golden Graal Golden Graals Best Italian Performer Working Abroad (Miglior Attore Italiano all'Estero) AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004)
1996 Golden Pegasus Flaiano International Prizes Best Actor Palermo Milano solo andata (1995)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013 Silver Ribbon Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists Best Actor (Migliore Attore Protagonista) Buongiorno pap (2013) Marco Giallini
2012 Kineo Award Kineo Awards, Italy Best Actor (Migliore Attore Protagonista) Immaturi - Il viaggio (2012)
2011 David David di Donatello Awards Best Supporting Actor (Migliore Attore non Protagonista) La nostra vita (2010)
2011 Silver Ribbon Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists Best Actor (Migliore Attore Protagonista) Nessuno mi può giudicare (2011)
2008 Kineo Award Kineo Awards, Italy Best Actor (Migliore Attore Protagonista) Milano Palermo - Il ritorno (2007)
1996 David David di Donatello Awards Best Supporting Actor (Migliore Attore non Protagonista) Palermo Milano solo andata (1995)



The Portrait's Secret 2018 pre-production Doctor Lombardi
Gardel 2017 announced Baron (rumored)
Chickadee pre-production Pietro
Summer Night, Winter Moon pre-production Dante Terranova
Fuoco amico: Tf45 - Eroe per amore 2016 TV Series Enea de santis
All Roads Lead to Rome 2015 Luca
Ancora un'altra storia 2015 Short
Torno indietro e cambio vita 2015 Marco Damiani
La scelta 2015 Giorgio
Sei mai stata sulla luna? 2015 Renzo
Scusate se esisto! 2014 Francesco
Angeli 2014 TV Movie Claudio
Fratelli unici 2014 Pietro
Indovina chi viene a Natale? 2013 Francesco
Family Guy 2013 TV Series
Come un delfino - La serie 2013 TV Mini-Series Alessandro
Buongiorno papà 2013 Andrea
Ultimo 4 - L'occhio del falco 2013 TV Movie Ultimo
Viva l'Italia 2012 Riccardo Spagnolo
Immaturi - Il viaggio 2012 Giorgio
Treasure Guards 2011 TV Movie Angelo
Nessuno mi può giudicare 2011 Giulio
Come un delfino 2011 TV Movie Alessandro Dominici
Immaturi 2011 Giorgio
The Tourist 2010 Conte Filippo Gaggia
Ti presento un amico 2010 Marco Ferretti
La nostra vita 2010 Piero
Scusa ma ti voglio sposare 2010 Alessandro 'Alex' Belli
La bella società 2010 Romolo
Intelligence - Servizi & segreti 2009 TV Series Marco Tancredi
Baarìa 2009 Roman journalist
Sbirri 2009 Matteo Gatti
Ti stramo: Ho voglia di un'ultima notte da manuale prima di tre baci sopra il cielo 2008 Il dottore
Aspettando il sole 2008 Enea Chersi
15 Seconds 2008 Short
Scusa ma ti chiamo amore 2008 Alessandro 'Alex' Belli
Milano Palermo - Il ritorno 2007 Nino Di Venanzio
The Company 2007 TV Mini-Series Roberto Escalona
Nassiryia - Per non dimenticare 2007 TV Movie Stefano Carboni
Io, l'altro 2006 Giuseppe
What About Brian 2006 TV Series Angelo Varzi / Angelo
Attacco allo stato 2006 TV Movie Diego Marra
La fiamma sul ghiaccio 2006 Fabrizio
Karol, un uomo diventato Papa 2005 TV Movie Tomasz Zaleski
Stasera lo faccio 2005 Professor
Giovani talenti italiani 2004 Video
AVP: Alien vs. Predator 2004 Sebastian de Rosa
Ultimo 3 - L'infiltrato 2004 TV Movie Roberto Di Stefano (Ultimo)
Under the Tuscan Sun 2003 Marcello
Facing Windows 2003 Lorenzo
Francesco 2002 TV Movie Francesco
Avenging Angelo 2002 Marcello
Il testimone 2001 TV Movie Marco Basile
Madame De... 2001 TV Movie Vittorio
Francesca e Nunziata 2001 TV Movie Federico Montorsi
I cavalieri che fecero l'impresa 2001 Giacomo di Altogiovanni
Distretto di polizia 2000 TV Series Ferdinando
Ultimo 2 - La sfida 1999 TV Movie Roberto Di Stefano (Ultimo)
Terra bruciata 1999 Francesco Loreano / Tom Grasso
Ultimo 1998 TV Movie Roberto Di Stefano (Ultimo)
Rewind 1998 Paul Mansart
Coppia omicida 1998 Dario
La piovra 9 - Il patto 1998 TV Movie Capt. Carlo Arcuti
Il quarto re 1997 TV Movie Alazhar
La piovra 8 - Lo scandalo 1997 TV Movie Capt. Carlo Arcuti
Il sindaco 1997 Eddy
La lupa 1996 Nanni
La frontiera 1996 Emidio Orlich
The Nymph 1996 Pietro
Palermo-Milan One Way 1995 Nino Di Venanzio
La piovra 7 - Indagine sulla morte del commissario Cattani 1995 TV Mini-Series Vice-commissario Gianni Breda
Piccolo grande amore 1993 Marco
Cominciò tutto per caso 1993 Romolo
Una storia italiana 1993 TV Movie Giuliano Amitrano
Il ventre di Maria 1992 Actor
Quando eravamo repressi 1992 uncredited
Mutande pazze 1992 Rocco (as Raul Bova)


Fuoco amico: Tf45 - Eroe per amore 2016 TV Series producer
Come un delfino - La serie 2013 TV Mini-Series producer - 4 episodes
Come un delfino 2011 TV Movie producer
Sbirri 2009 producer
15 Seconds 2008 Short producer
Milano Palermo - Il ritorno 2007 producer
Io, l'altro 2006 associate producer


Come un delfino - La serie 2013 TV Mini-Series original idea - 4 episodes
Come un delfino 2011 TV Movie story


Come un delfino - La serie 2013 TV Mini-Series 4 episodes


Hercules 1997 Italian dubbing: Hercules


American Dream(s) 2012 TV Series Himself
Jan Pawel II: Szukalem Was... 2011 Documentary Himself
Io canto 2010 TV Series Himself
Grande fratello 2010 TV Series Himself
Verissimo 2009-2010 TV Series Herself
Domenica in 2010 TV Series Herself
Quelli che... il calcio 2006-2009 TV Series Himself
Le iene 2007-2009 TV Series Himself
Le invasioni barbariche 2008 TV Series Herself
I Cesaroni 2008 TV Series Himself
TRL Italy 2007-2008 TV Series Himself
Gran premio internazionale della TV 2008 TV Series Himself - Winner
Saturday Night Live from Milano 2006 TV Series Himself (2006)
101 Sexiest Celebrity Bodies 2005 TV Movie Himself - Place #6
The 2005 World Music Awards 2005 TV Special Himself
HBO First Look 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
Festival di Sanremo 2004 TV Series Himself
AVP: Production 2004 Video documentary Himself
Making 'Avenging Angelo' 2003 Video short documentary Himself
Ciao Darwin 1999 TV Series Himself - Presidente di giuria
Scherzi a parte 1992 TV Series Himself

Archive Footage

Cinemassacre's Monster Madness 2013 TV Series documentary Sebastian de Rosa
Karol - The Pope, the Man 2006 TV Movie Father Thomas

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