Michael Trucco Age, Height, Relationship, Family, Biography & Movies

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Date of Birth: June 22, 1970

Age: As of September 1, 2023, he would be 53 years old.

Height: Approximately 6 feet 3 inches (190 cm), though height can sometimes be approximated in public listings.

Relationship: Michael Trucco married actress Sandra Hess in 2009. Sandra Hess is a Swiss actress known for roles in movies like “Mortal Kombat: Annihilation” and the TV show “Pensacola: Wings of Gold” (which is also where she met Trucco).

Family: While specific details about Michael Trucco’s immediate family aren’t widely publicized, he did share scenes with his real-life father in “Pensacola: Wings of Gold,” where his father had a guest role.

Biography: Michael Trucco was born in San Mateo, California. He attended Santa Clara University, where he pursued a degree in Theatre Arts. After college, he started his acting career, gaining recognition for various roles over the years.

Trucco is perhaps best known for his portrayal of Samuel Anders in the TV series “Battlestar Galactica.” Over the years, he’s had roles in numerous TV shows, including “One Tree Hill,” “Fairly Legal,” and “How I Met Your Mother.” His versatility has seen him in both main roles and guest appearances in many series, as well as roles in movies.

While Michael Trucco has managed to keep his personal life relatively private, his on-screen work continues to be appreciated by fans and critics alike.

Michael Trucco is an American actor known for various roles in both movies and TV shows


  1. Pensacola: Wings of Gold (1997-2000) – as Lt. Tucker ‘Spoon’ Henry.
  2. Next (2007) – as Kendall.
  3. The Bye Bye Man (2017) – as Virgil.
  4. Searchers (2016) – as Raff.
  5. Hunter’s Moon (2020) – as Thomas.
  6. A Killer Among Us (2012) – as Alex Carleton.

TV Shows:

  1. Battlestar Galactica (2005-2009) – as Samuel Anders. This is perhaps his most recognized role.
  2. Fairly Legal (2011-2012) – as Justin Patrick.
  3. How I Met Your Mother (2008-2009) – as Nick Podarutti.
  4. One Tree Hill (2005-2006) – as Cooper Lee.
  5. Revenge (2012-2013) – as Nate Ryan.
  6. Castle (2015) – as Det. Tom Demming.
  7. The Big Bang Theory (2018) – as Joshua.
  8. Grand Hotel (2019) – as Jason Parker.