Famous as Simon Lewis in the TV series Shadowhunters (2016-2019), Alberto Rosende is an American actor and singer. He is also recognized for playing Firefighter Candidate Blake Gallo in the NBC drama Chicago Fire.
Alberto Rosende was born Alberto Carlos Rosende on February 14, 1993, in South Florida, the United States.
His mother is Martha Cristina Ferrucho and the name of his father is Alberto Carlos Rosende. The actor grew up in his home town with his younger sibling, brother, Diego Rosende.
Regarding Alberto's education, he attended Fort Lauderdale Children's Theater. Likewise, he enrolled at the St. Thomas Aquinas High School. In 2013, he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.
Professional Career And Net Worth
Alberto Rosende began his acting career in 2012. The next year, in 2013, he made a debut appeared as a Swing Dancer in the short-film The Swing of Things.
After that, 27 years old actor guest-appeared as Carlos Santiago in an episode of an American police procedural drama TV series Blue Bloods in 2015. The same year, he again acted in an episode of the crime drama TV show Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
Finally, Alberto tasted the fame for playing the main role Simon Lewis in the supernatural drama TV series Shadowhunters along with Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood, Matthew Daddario, Emeraude Toubia, Isaiah Mustafa, Harry Shum Jr., and Alisha Wainwright.
In 2019, he featured as Blake Gallo on the television show Chicago P.D. for only an episode. Currently, the actor is portraying one of the main roles in an action-drama TV series Chicago Fire (2019-present) starring Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, Lauren German, David Eigenberg, Teri Reeves, Eamonn Walker, and others.
In the upcoming year, Rosende would be playing James in his post-production movie Story Game.
As of 2020, Alberto Rosende has an estimated net worth of $1 million. Professional since 2012, he earns hundreds of thousands of salary from his acting career without any doubt.
Alberto Rosende's Health: Does He Have Cancer?
5 feet 10 inches tall Alberto was diagnosed with testicular cancer in April 2013. Luckily, the following year, he was declared cancer-free.
Is He Dating Anyone In 2020?
Rosende is dating his Shadowhunters co-star Tessa Mossey in 2020. On February 15, 2020, he uploaded his now girlfriend's picture on his Instagram saying:
My Valentine, looking stunning as always, being cool as hell, as always
Prior to this, Alberto was in a romantic relationship with Amanda Colby Stewart. The couple was dating during the shooting of the TV show Shadowhunters. Unfortunately, they ended their longtime relationship in 2016.
Briefly, the Chicago Fire star had also dated Madison Schreiber. But in 2017, the duo separated.