Alyssa Milano is a multi-talented actress, singer, and writer. She is well known for her many appearances on television, such as Who’s the Boss? She has also been nominated several times for Golden Globe Awards. Alyssa Milano has also appeared in some movies and has created her own television series, titledasia. Additionally, she has released several cookbooks and self-help books that have been critical success and sold millions of copies.
Alyssa Milano was born in Brooklyn, New York City and was raised in an Italian-American family. She has said that she was the “poster child” for the Italian-American community in America because her mother was Italian and made Alyssa part of the family. As an adult, Alyssa has developed a unique style of speaking, which critics say is reminiscent of her Sicilian parents. She has also said that her greatest dream in life was to be an actress and that she is very happy that she succeeded at that goal at the age of 18.
In 1999, Alyssa Milano was cast as the foul-tempered, yet sweet lead character in the movie, Everybody Loves Raymond. The movie turned out to be an instant hit and went on to become one of the highest grossing comedies of all time. The movie also featured Edie Falco, John Bon Jovi, and Dabney Coleman as various other characters. In 2000, Alyssa Milano decided to take a break from acting and focus on her music. She was also shopping for a role in a different kind of show when she was approached by producers of the Broadway hit show, The Lion King.
After completing her Broadway experience, Alyssa Milano was then cast as the lead role in the very successful TV sitcom, Friends. The series ran for four seasons and was one of the most popular sitcoms of all time. Friends was a spin-off of the very successful Seinfeld television series. Alyssa Milano’s character, Monica Prentis, is a friend of the main characters, including Rachel Green, Jennifer Aniston, and Danny Devito. Alyssa Milano had a lot of success as a guest star in Friends, playing the role of Rachel, the friend of the show’s protagonist, as well as appearing in other episodes as well. She later played the same role in the film, The Social Network.
In 2011, Alyssa Milano decided to take her career even further, hosting her own talk show on the satellite channel MTV. The network was looking for a variety guest host to replace retiring longtime host Patti LaBelle. Alyssa Milano was chosen as the new host and Alyssa Milano had several very successful years as the newbie. In the last year however, Alyssa Milano seemed to lose her footing in the spotlight, due to her relationship with Remy Zero, an autistic young girl from New Jersey who was featured on the show.
Recently however, Alyssa Milano has been making the rounds promoting her latest memoir, entitled No Limits. The book chronicles her relationship with Remy, the young woman who featured on her TV show, as well as her personal life growing up. In the book, Alyssa Milano reveals that she is still committed to her original role as a sitcom actress, but wants to take the chance to be a voice-over artist as well. The memoir is full of amusing stories about her various romances as well as her love of animals and her unending desire to be a part of the animal world.