Ronnie Ortiz-Magro

Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, born December 4, 1985, is a famous television personality, who rose to prominence as one of the eight main cast members of the M.T.V. reality series “Jersey Shore.” Before the fame, he worked for his father in the real estate industry. He joined the reality show “Jersey Shore” in 2009, the same year it premiered. It went on for six seasons before coming to an end in 2012. In 2011, he also got featured on T.N.A. Wrestling’s Impact Wrestling in Macon, Georgia. Together with his other co-stars, he made an appearance in “The Three Stooges” in 2012.

Fast Facts

Full Name:

Ronald J. Ortiz-Magro Jr.

Birth date:

December 4, 1985



Zodiac Sign:



5' 6"

Relationship Status:


Net Worth:

$3 million

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Ronald J. Ortiz-Magro Jr., famously known as Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, is a television personality and entertainer. He was born on December 4, 1985, in the Bronx, New York City. His parents were Ronald Magro Sr. and Constance Ortiz. When his parents divorced, his mother remarried and had another child known as James.

Before getting involved in showbiz, Ortiz-Magro worked for his father in the real estate industry. In 2009, he joined the reality show “Jersey Shore,” which ran for six seasons until 2012. He has also worked with mega-brands such as Xenadrine on commercials.

In 2017, he was featured on the second season of E! reality series “Famously Single,” and the following year he starred in “Jersey Shore: Family Vacation,” the M.T.V. reality series as part of the main cast. In 2021 however, Ortiz-Magro took a step back from the reality show and decided to focus on his mental health. Before his retraction, still in 2018, he featured on “Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry” as well as “Celebrity Fear Factor.” He has dealt with mental health issues in the past and had to commit himself to a rehabilitation program to get better. He continues to prove that no matter what you go through in life, there is always light ahead on the other side of the tunnel.

Career timeline

The Debut on “Jersey Shore”

Ortiz-Magro features on “Jersey Show,” an M.T.V. reality series.

The Appearance on T.N.A. Wrestling

Ortiz-Magro participates in T.N.A. Wrestling’s Impact Wrestling in Macon, Georgia.

The Appearance on “The Three Stooges”

Together with his “Jersey Shore” co-stars, Ortiz-Magro makes an appearance in “The Three Stooges” film.

The Role in “Famously Single”

Ortiz-Magro features in the second season of the reality show “Famously Single.”

The Reality Show

Ortiz-Magro takes part in the adventure reality show “Celebrity Fear Factor.”

Why We Love Ronnie Ortiz-Magro

  1. He is pro-mental health

    Ortiz-Magro takes mental health extremely seriously. He had to step back from work when he was shooting “Jersey Shore: Family Vacation” just to focus and prioritize his mental health. He also checked himself into a month-long rehabilitation program to work on his depression and alcohol addiction. He values his mental wellness and that is something to be admired.

  2. He is a good father

    Ortiz-Magro has a daughter named Ariana Sky Magro. He adores her and proudly shares pictures of her. He loves to spend time with her often and takes care of her needs.

  3. He is athletic

    Ortiz-Magro is very athletic due to his strict workout routine. He has managed to develop a fine physique, which has helped him in his modeling career. He is also a professional wrestler.

5 Surprising Facts

  1. He dated his co-star

    Ortiz-Magro dated his “Jersey Shore” co-star Sammi Giancola from 2009 to 2016.

  2. He is a father

    Ortiz-Magro has a beautiful daughter named Ariana Sky Magro.

  3. He is Puerto Rican

    Ortiz-Magro has Puerto Rican and Italian ancestry.

  4. He was hospitalized

    Ortiz-Magro was rumored to be in hospital, seeking treatment for kidney stones.

  5. He weighs about 100 kgs

    Ortiz-Magro is known for his heavy body frame and weighs around 100 kilograms.

Ronnie Ortiz-Magro FAQs

How many followers does Ronnie Ortiz-Magro have on Instagram?

Ortiz-Magro has two million followers on Instagram.

Which of Ronnie Ortiz-Magro’s parents is a Puerto Rican?

Ortiz-Magro’s mother was a Puerto Rican-American, while his father was an Italian-American.

Is Ronnie Ortiz-Magro still engaged to Saffire?

Ortiz-Magro and Saffire are not together anymore.

Ronnie Ortiz-Magro’s birthday dates

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