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Oops Celebrity Pictures-Gilles Marini

Updated on June 16, 2016

Oops Celebrity Pictures Talks About Gilles Marini

Oops Celebrity Pictures heard about Gilles Marini and his humble beginnings. Gillis comes from a hard working family. Since he was eight-years-old, he helped in the kitchen baking for the family owned and operated bakery-beside his father.

Gilles, is, "Hot . . . hot . . . hot." So, it seems natural that he was a fireman for the Brigade des Sapeurs Pompiers de Paris, after high school when he joined the French army and was stationed in Paris.

In His early twenties, Gilles started modeling. But, it wasn't until his late twenties that he began an acting career. Gilles G. Marini was born on January 26, 1976, in Cannes, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France.

He is devoted to his wife (Carole) and their two children (his son is Georges and his daughter is Juliana) whom he often speaks of in glowing terms during press conferences and interviews. Gilles admits with a smile that it is Juliana who keeps the family "in line," and that he, "feels sorry for her future boyfriend. . . "

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Working his way through the ranks, Gilles began acting with a horror film debut and has appeared on several Advertisements, Television series and soap opera parts. Sex and the City: The Movie, seems to be his more notable series. He did a full frontal shot for one scene.

Throughout season 2 and 3 on Dancing With The Stars, Gilles earned near perfect scores more than once for his dancing talent. - an accomplishment that had one of the judges blushing in her enthusiastic analysis of his dancing talent to label Gilles as, " . . .the quintessential Latin Lover." Gilles is the child of an Italian father and Greek mother.

Gilles came to the United States (Miami) with $400.00 cash in his pocket after he finished his service in the military. He was interested in going to the United States so that he could learn English and to continue his career as a model and actor. Gilles moved to Los Angeles in 2002.

Juliana is the Queen of the castle in the Marini home, according to Gillis.
Juliana is the Queen of the castle in the Marini home, according to Gillis.

Gilles participates on Twitter. His Twittering began with a comparison of his dog to a, "bat," and if you click on the picture (he gives you a link), you will see that he is not kidding.

He twitters about his family and what he is doing on set and his tweets are endearing for a busy family man, especially his most recent tweets about finger paints with his daughter in the garage, and how messy it is.

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Gilles tells all that he . . "is deeply in love with America, . . ."  and when asked about his start in acting and modeling he has this to say, "From each girlfriend back in the day, people looked at me like, 'You are insane!' "  He goes on to described his desire to act, "Only my mom told me that I was not insane.  I went onto modeling and commercials and TV.  As soon as I found out that the camera really likes me and I was able to feel when the camera was rolling on me and respond to what feels very natural, I realized, this is it!"

Gilles co-star, Rachel Griffiths (Sarah), on the set, Brothers and Sisters, who plays his love interest, says this about Gilles Marini (Luc), "Just between you and me, he (Gilles Marini) is perfect.  What a great yummy mummy present they gave me.  He   is the best-natured person I ever met.  He is one of those truly thankful, grateful people bestowed with too many gifts and has the good grace to know that. He is a really good actor."

His shirtless appearance in the Jimmy Kimmel spoof on "The Handsome Men's Club," had fans prophesying about the next, '007' role . . . "Gilles Marini...Is definitely the most handsome man in the Handsome Man's Club....Hands up!!  He is a very intense actor & is currently starring in the hit T.V. program Brother's & Sister's on A.B.C....The ratings have soared since he began working there in October!!!  I sincerely believe that he will be chosen to become the next James Bond.....007,when the time comes.  Thank You . . . " Other fans repeated this recommendation wholeheartedly!

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As a philanthropist, Gilles is donating the proceeds of his 2010 calendar to the Maximum hope Foundation to help terminally ill kids. He also was involved in the Ride 4 Haiti event. The ride benefited the nonprofit Hollywood Unites for Haiti, which Jean-Louis founded in 2008 out of a need to help the children of his impoverished homeland.

Even though Gilles was nominated for People's 10 Sexiest Men in 2009, speaks humbly of that experience, saying that he was always "shy" with nudity, but when pressed about the full frontal shot, the calendar and some really hot pool scenes, he goes on to explain that as an actor he has had to step outside of his personal comfort zone. O K by me!

All I really have left to say about Gillis Marini is, "Thank you," to his mother for encouraging him and believing in him!

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      mwatkins 7 years ago from Portland, Oregon & Vancouver BC

      Welcome abonded4life - Thank you! . . . I think! The funniest part is that I had my life planned out and it was about 180 degrees different than the plan I made 25 years ago, so, I have had to run as fast as I could to catch up!

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      abonded4life 7 years ago from Kitchener ontario

      Just reading about what you do make me tired and envious that I am not able to do what you do.

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      mwatkins 7 years ago from Portland, Oregon & Vancouver BC

      HI GmaGoldie! I couldn't have said it better!

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      Kelly Kline Burnett 7 years ago from Madison, Wisconsin


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      mwatkins 7 years ago from Portland, Oregon & Vancouver BC

      haha baggz - then I guess that makes you and compu-smart twins! Two of you in one place - mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm!

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      franky joe hanson the third 7 years ago from bakk woods of sksk

      that's meeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

      hahah naaaaaaaa i'm better lookin snkkrs I heard that

      ...but yeah guys not being my thing i'm onto the next hub....these are fab hubs tho on the celebrities. Very different then most...keep em rollin ; )

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      mwatkins 7 years ago from Portland, Oregon & Vancouver BC

      Compu-smart - LOL Aren't you funny! I guess that makes me a dead ringer for Sharon Stone, Halle Berry, and Marilyn Monroe!

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      Compu-Smart 7 years ago from London UK

      Its my twin brother!!!

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      mwatkins 8 years ago from Portland, Oregon & Vancouver BC

      No kidding - they are BOTH HOT! I guess I would have to say the same thing as his co-star had to say . . . "yummy!" I have always admired a man (or woman) who holds his family up in front of him with pride and sincerity and honors them. Thanks lovemychris!

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      Cape Wind Girl 8 years ago from Cape Cod, USA

      Oh yeah...he's hot!@ His wife is hot too...go figure. Gotta love that eye candy!

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      mwatkins 8 years ago from Portland, Oregon & Vancouver BC

      He is an athlete, a talented actor, family man, hard working guy who gave up his life in another country to be in America. Gillis caught my attention when I was researching something entirely unrelated . . . go figure! ;-)

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      kowality 8 years ago from Everywhere

      Whoa..who's this guy? He is definitely a very cool Man. Generous too. Great Hub MWatkins