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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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Ronnie from 'Jersey Shore' -- Super Nice to SUPER Excited Fan

Ronnie from 'Jersey Shore'
Super Nice to SUPER Excited Fan

Not too many celebs would pose for pics with a fan who only minutes earlier dove through security to get close to them -- but Ronnie from "Jersey Shore" did just that yesterday ... making one… READ MORE >

'Jersey Shore' Ronnie -- Wanna Know What Snooki REALLY Smells Like???

'Jersey Shore' Ronnie
Wanna Know What Snooki REALLY Smells Like???

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- 1115 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Cast Members -- Escape the Hurricane for VMAs

'Jersey Shore' Cast Members
ESCAPE the Hurricane for VMAs Via Private Jet

MTV couldn't have its biggest stars miss tomorrow night's Video Music Awards due to the hurricane sweeping the East Coast -- so they chartered a private jet to take "Jersey Shore" stars Snooki,… READ MORE >

- 1220 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Guys -- Man Down

'Jersey Shore' Guys -- Man Down

The fellas from "Jersey Shore" -- Pauly D, The Situation, and Ronnie -- were spotted leaving their Seaside Heights house today to do laundry ... with their departed cast mate Vinny nowhere in… READ MORE >

- 1273 days ago
MTV to 'Jersey Shore' Cast: Arrivederci For Good!

MTV to 'Jersey Shore' Cast:
Arrivederci For Good!

Sources connected with "Jersey Shore" confirm with TMZ ... MTV will say goodbye for good to the current cast when they wrap Season 5.Although some big wigs on the show denied it last week, we're… READ MORE >

- 1284 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Cast -- Under QUARANTINE in Seaside

'Jersey Shore' Cast
Under QUARANTINE in Seaside

The "Jersey Shore" cast is on lockdown ... as they wait to start shooting Season 5 in NJ next week -- which means no phones, no Internet, no friends, no family, no nothing.Sources connected with… READ MORE >

- 1284 days ago
'Jersey Shore' -- Arrivederci, Italy!

'Jersey Shore'
Arrivederci, Italy!

Jwoww, Snooki, The Situation and the rest of the "Jersey Shore" cast left Italy yesterday to return home to a life of club hosting and spray tanning.Welcome home? READ MORE >

- 1290 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Cast -- Squeezing MTV For More $$$

'Jersey Shore' Cast
Squeezing MTV For More $$$

The "Jersey Shore" cast has put the screws to MTV for a FIFTH TIME -- negotiating new contracts for an upcoming season back in New Jersey ... and we're told, they locked down their biggest… READ MORE >

- 1291 days ago
'Jersey Shore' Cast -- In the Dark on Season 5 Plans

'Jersey Shore' Cast
In the Dark on Season 5 Plans

Sources close to the "Jersey Shore" cast tell TMZ ... the cast does NOT know they are scheduled to shoot the next season of the show ASAP -- and it could mean HUGE problems for the future of the… READ MORE >

- 1303 days ago
'Jersey Shore' -- Season Four Premiere Date Set

'Jersey Shore'
Season Four Premiere Date Set

Attention all guidos and guidettes -- your leaders are returning to the airwaves on August 4. MTV announced the season four premiere date of "Jersey Shore" on Friday -- and also their plans… READ MORE >

- 1304 days ago

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