Joe Manganiello is known best for his towering stature and ripped physique, but the actor is way more than just another good-looking face in Hollywood. After some personal struggles, and a lot of hard work he is now one of the most loved actors in the industry with a lot of big name roles on his resume. From a kid in Pennsylvania to a struggling actor to an A-list star, here are 10 things you didn’t know about the ruggedly handsome and talented star:
It shouldn’t be too surprising that Joe Manganiello was typically an all-star when it came to just about anything in his life. Early on he was the captain of his football, basketball, and volleyball teams and not only played varsity in all three sports but was named to the Junior Olympic volleyball team when he was only 16. Despite his skill at football, his career unfortunately came to an early end after he tore his MCL during a high school football game.