An American director and restaurateur George Santo Pietro is mostly known as the ex-husband of Television personality Vanna White. Also, he is well known after he has been part of several television series and movies in the camera and electrical department.
He has been married thrice. At first, he was married to TV personality Vanna White and before he married to White he was married to Linda Evans. As of 2018, she is happily married to TV producer Melisa Mascari.
George Santo Pietro’s Early Life and Career
He was born in the United State of America on December 12, 1946. His birth sign is Sagittarius which defines his personality as curious and energetic who is pen mind and philosophical view motivates them.
In 1990, he worked as a dolly grip in the TV series Beverly Hills. He was the dolly grip in 17 episodes for the TV series They Came from Outer Space. Since then, he has been part of numerous other movies and television series. All over he has more than 70 credits in the Camera and Electrical Department.
Some other movies and television series in which Pietro has worked as a dolly grip are The Big Bang Theory, Ray Donovan, The Good Place, Think Like a Man, Scorpion, Muppets Most Wanted, The Bridge, The Fosters, Interstellar, The Purge: Anarchy, Two and a Half Men, The Bridge, True Blood, Grey’s Anatomy, Perception, and The Nine Lives of Chloe King among others.
Additionally, Pietro is also a real estate developer. Furthermore, he has 2 credits as a producer and 1 credit as a director.
He is the owner of a popular Italian restaurant in Bel-Air, California, connected with the Hollywood celebrities of the 80s. He opened another restaurant in the Sushi-Ko complex. A sushi restaurant, which became famous and was patronized by a roster of exclusive clientele.
George Santo Pietro’s Net Worth
George is living a luxurious life. His net worth is reported to be $14 million. As he is the owner of the Italian restaurant, he earns more than thousands of dollars per month. He has a lavish house which was built in 2007, which is located at 77 Beverly Park Lane, Beverly Hills.
The area of a house is 30,000 square feet and the house contains 9 bedrooms, 15 bathrooms, attractive swimming pool, and garage. But he sold the house in 2010, which marked price was $50 million originally and was sold for $23.5 million.
George Santo Pietro’s Personal Life
He has been married thrice. In the mid-80s, he was in a relationship with American actress Linda Evans and after few years the duo got separated due to the personal reasons.
After his separation, he married American television personality and film actress Vanna White. The pair got married in 1989 in Aspen, Colo, on a New Years Eve. Soon White became pregnant in 1992 but she suffered a miscarriage.
The couple is blessed with two children Niko Santo Pietro and Gigi Santo Pietro. Although the couple seemed to be in so much love with each other, after 13 years of married life, both of them separated in 2002.
He became shocked after Vanna White announced her engagement with Michael Kaye in her popular show Wheel of Fortune.
After the divorce, he also decided to move on into his new life and he dated TV producer Melissa Mascari on 8 October 2005. The couple is blessed with a baby girl, Chiara Santo Pietro in 2007.
He is the father of altogether three children, two with Vanna White and one from Melissa Mascari. Pietro is not active on social media. He does not have his official Instagram and Twitter account. Similarly, he is not active on Facebook as well.