- For the Roman politician, please see Mark Antony.
Marc Anthony at the World Economic Forum in 2010.
|Birth name||Marco Antonio Muñiz|
|Born||September 16, 1968|
New York City, New York, U.S.
Marco Antonio Muñiz (born September 16, 1968), is an American singer-songwriter, actor, and producer. He is best known by his stage name Marc Anthony. Anthony is the top selling tropical salsa artist of all time. He has won two Grammy Awards and three Latin Grammy awards. He has also sold over 12 million copies worldwide. He is best known for his Latin salsa songs and ballads.
Anthony has won a lot awards. He won the 2009 Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) Chair's Award. In 2009, he won the 2009 CHCI Chair's Lifetime Achievement Award. Marc Anthony holds the record for having the most number one singles on the Billboard Tropical Songs chart. Marc Anthony is also the owner of the Miami Dolphins NFL team.
Anthony worked with ex-wife Lopez and director-choeographer Jamie King in late 2011 on a Latin talent series created by Simon Fuller, called Q'Viva! The Chosen. It follows Lopez and Anthony as they travel across 21 countries to find new talent.
Personal life[change | change source]
In 1994, Anthony's ex-girlfriend Debbie, a NYC police officer, gave birth to their daughter Ariana.
Anthony married Puerto Rican actress and singer Jennifer Lopez on June 5, 2004. This was less than a week after his divorce. They had twins in 2008. Anthony filed for divorce on April 9, 2012.
Discography[change | change source]
- 1991: When the Night is Over
- 1993: Otra Nota
- 1995: Todo a Su Tiempo
- 1997: Hasta Que Te Conoci
- 1997: Contra la Corriente
- 1999: Marc Anthony
- 2001: Libre
- 2002: Mended
- 2004: Amar Sin Mentiras
- 2004: Valió la Pena
- 2006: Sigo siendo yo
- 2007: El Cantante
- 2010: Iconos
Filmography[change | change source]
|1988||East Side Story||Flaco||Singer|
|1993||Carlito's Way||Cameo Appearance||Sings "Parece Mentira"|
|1994||Natural Causes||Marine Guard|
|1996||The Substitute||Juan Lucas|
|1999||Bringing Out The Dead||Noel|
|2001||In the Time of the Butterflies||Lio|
|2004||Man on Fire||Samuel Ramos|
|2007||El Cantante||Héctor Lavoe|
|2010–2011||HawthoRNe (TV series)||Officer Nick Renata||Guest: "A Mother Knows", "Picture Perfect"|
Main Season 3
|2011||Lopez Tonight (Talk Show)||Himself||Guest|
|2011||The Tonight Show (Talk Show)||Himself||Guest|
References[change | change source]
- Music Icon Marc Anthony to Receive 2009 CHCI Chair's Lifetime Achievement Award – Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Archived 2015-10-18 at the Wayback Machine. Chci.org (September 16, 2009). Retrieved 2011-10-01.
- Associated Press (22 July 2009). "Anthony joins star-studded ownership". ESPN. Retrieved 7 August 2012.
- "Marc Anthony & Jennifer Lopez Come Together for ¡Q'Viva! The Chosen". Time Inc. Retrieved March 21, 2012.
- "Introducing Max David and Emme Maribel Muñiz!". Celebritybabies.com. Retrieved 2008-03-21.
- EXCLUSIVE: Jennifer Lopez & Marc Anthony Welcome Twins!– Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony. People.com (February 22, 2008). Retrieved 2011-10-01.
- "Marc Anthony Files for Divorce from Jennifer Lopez". People. April 11, 2012. Retrieved 2012-04-11.
- George Rush, Joanna Molloy, Celeste Katz (June 6, 2004). "J.Lo weds hubby No. 3 Marries Marc Anthony at her swank L.A. digs". Daily News. Retrieved 2010-09-13.
Both are of Puerto Rican descent and share the Catholic faith.
- Tran, Vivyan (September 7, 2012). "Celebrities spotted at the Democratic National Convention". Politico.
- "Hawthorne" A Mother Knows (TV episode 2010) – IMDb
Other websites[change | change source]
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