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Ronnie Ortiz-Magro

Ronald "Ronnie" Ortiz-Magro, Jr. (born December 4, 1985) is an American television personality and actor. He first came to prominence as one of the eight main cast members in the MTV reality series Jersey Shore. Ortiz-Magro was born and raised in The Bronx, New York to an Italian-American father, Ronald Magro, and a Puerto Rican mother, Constance Ortiz . His parents have divorced, his mother has remarried and has another child, James, with her current husband. Ortiz worked in real estate for his father before becoming part of MTV's hit reality show Jersey Shore in August 2009. The show premiered on December 4, 2009 and they have currently shot 5 seasons for the show in New Jersey, Miami, and Italy. The show is a hit and has made ratings history for MTV. All eight cast mates are getting paid $100,000 per episode as of season 4. He also has a T-Shirt line called "Jersey Laundry". He has since appeared with his cast mates on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Wendy Williams Show and Live with Regis and Kelly. Ortiz-Magro can also be found in the popular image series titled "Stop it Ron", which usually features an image of his on/off girlfriend, Sammi

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'Jersey Shore' Ronnie -- Jwoww's Labor Induced

'Jersey Shore' Ronnie
Jwoww's Labor Induced

It's only a matter of time now before Jwoww pushes a miniature guidette out of her lady parts ... at least according to "Jersey Shore" star Ronnie Magro.Ronnie was leaving Boa with a friend… READ MORE >

Ronnie from 'Jersey Shore' -- My Kidneys Were Ticking Time Bombs

'Jersey Shore' Ronnie
My Kidneys Were Ticking Time Bombs

Ronnie from "Jersey Shore" just survived something more painful than a summer with Snooki -- 10 agonizing days in the hospital with kidney stones ... TMZ has learned.Sources in Ronnie Magro's camp… READ MORE >

- 502 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Guidos -- Who'd You Rather?

'Jersey Shore' Shirtless Guidos
Who'd You Rather?

After long hours of GTL, "Jersey Shore" dudes Ronnie, Pauly D, Vinny and The Situation showed off their bronzed, buff bods at the beach in Seaside Heights on Wednesday.Question is ... READ MORE >

- 824 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Fight -- Alleged Victim Files Criminal Complaint

'Jersey Shore' Fight
Alleged Victim Files Criminal Complaint

One of the guys who allegedly got his face bashed in by Ronnie from "Jersey Shore" last week has filed a criminal complaint with police -- and TMZ has learned, it spells big trouble for the… READ MORE >

- 829 days ago
Deena's Parents -- Get Your Ass Outta Jail!!!!

Deena's Parents
Get Your Ass Outta Jail

Deena Nicole Cortese is a free woman ... the "Jersey Shore" starlet was seen leaving a NJ jail with her mommy and daddy by her side yesterday after she was busted for disorderly conduct. TMZ broke… READ MORE >

- 834 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Fight -- Fellas Claim It Was Self-Defense!

'Jersey Shore' Fight
Fellas Claim It Was Self-Defense!

The guys from "Jersey Shore" who got into a bar fight last night are claiming it was all self-defense and they were NOT the ones who swung first ... sources close to the show tell TMZ.As TMZ first… READ MORE >

- 835 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Fight -- Alleged Victims Already Talking Lawsuit

'Jersey Shore' Fight
Alleged Victims Already Talking Lawsuit

The lawyer for the two guys who claim they were attacked last night by members of "Jersey Shore" tells TMZ ... his clients are planning on suing the guys involved, the bar where the fight went… READ MORE >

- 835 days ago
'Jersey Shore'-- Going Down Fast!

'Jersey Shore' Cast
Going Down Fast!

The male goombas of the "Jersey Shore" cast continued their integration back into the wilds of Seaside Heights by riding a roller coaster on the boardwalk this weekend ... perhaps… READ MORE >

- 841 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Cast -- It's GTL Time Again!

'Jersey Shore' Cast
It's GTL Time Again!

The "Jersey Shore" gang's all here -- well almost all ... as Snooki, the Situation, Deena and a once again lip-locked Ronnie & Sammi made their way back down the shore to start taping season 6… READ MORE >

- 844 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Ronnie Drops NEW SONG -- Great Message ... Still Douchey

'Jersey Shore' Ronnie
Drops NEW SONG Great Message, Still Douchey

Ronnie from "Jersey Shore" has officially crossed into the music world -- releasing his very own song today ... and the track teaches two valuable lessons ... 1) auto-tune can't fix everything ...… READ MORE >

- 846 days ago

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