Alyssa Milano is a well-known actress
, and a not-so-well-known singer from Brooklyn, New York. She is the daughter of fashion designer Lin Milano and film music editor Thomas Milano. She was born on December 19, 1972, has dark brown hair
, stands 5'2" tall and measures 36C-23-36. She has a pierced navel and several tattoos, including rosary beads on her back, a sacred heart on her butt, and the Hindi symbol for "Om" on her wrist. Alyssa got her start as a professional actress at the age of 8 when she won a role in a traveling cast of the musical Annie
. She did several off-Broadway shows and television commercials before landing her breakout role as Samantha in the classic 80's sitcom Who's The Boss?
at the age of 10. The show ran from 1984-1992, during which time Alyssa also did a bit of stage work and recorded four pop albums for a record company in Japan. It is reported that the artists who worked on Disney's The Little Mermaid
used photos of Alyssa when designing the look of the titular character, Ariel. After Who's The Boss?
she landed a role on the Aaron Spelling drama Melrose Place
, which lasted three seasons until she left to take on the lead role in the WB fantasy drama Charmed
that ran for 8 years, the final three of which Alyssa also worked as a producer. In 1998, she was awarded a $230,000 judgment against a webmaster who posted nude pictures of her. While her nude photos aren't as widely circulated as those of, say Angelina Jolie
or Scarlett Johansson
, they are still out there if you know where to look. She is an active philanthropist with such groups as UNICEF and PETA. She is currently married to her agent, David Bulgari, and they have one child, Milo Thomas Bulgari.