Known for movies

Short Info

Net Worth$30 million
Date Of BirthMarch 23, 1978
FactDaughter Mia Alma Hilton born May 9, 2015 via surrogate.

Perez Hilton is the pseudonym of Mario Armando Lavandeira Jr., an American blogger, columnist, and media personality. His blog,, is known for posts covering gossip items about celebrities. He is also known for his use of profanity and graphic images, which has led to criticism from some.

Lavandeira was born in Miami, Florida, to Cuban parents. He has two sisters, one older and one younger. His mother worked as a schoolteacher and his father was a businessman. Lavandeira was raised Catholic and attended private schools in Miami. He later attended the University of Miami.

Lavandeira began his career working in the music industry as a club promoter and DJ. He later worked as a columnist for In Touch Weekly and as a television personality on The Fabulous Life Of… (2003-2006). He also appeared as a judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race (2009-2010).

Lavandeira launched in 2004. The site features daily posts about celebrities, often with gossipy or negative commentary. Hilton’s use of profanity and graphic images has led to criticism from some.

In 2007, Hilton was sued by Black Eyed Peas frontman for posting a video on his site that showed the musician being punched by a fan. The case was settled out of court.

In 2008, Hilton was sued by actress Nicole Richie for posting a photo on his site that showed her in a compromising position. The case was also settled out of court.

Hilton has been criticized for his coverage of celebrities’ personal lives. In 2009, he was accused of outing actor John Travolta as gay after posting a photo of the actor with another man on his site. Hilton denied the allegations.

In 2012, Hilton was sued by model Lindsay Lohan for posting a photo on his site that showed her in a compromising position. The case was settled out of court.

Hilton has also been criticized for his coverage of the deaths of celebrities such as Whitney Houston and Michael Jackson.

Hilton has appeared as a guest on several television shows, including The View (2007), Good Morning America (2008), and The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2008).

Hilton has written two books: Red Carpet Suicide: A Survival Guide for the Young, Sexy, and Famous (2006) and Your Right to Party!: How to Throw the Ultimate Bash While Avoiding the Landmines of Bad Publicity (2009).

Hilton has an estimated net worth of $30 million. He earns an annual salary of $2 million.

General Info

Full NamePerez Hilton
Net Worth$30 million
Date Of BirthMarch 23, 1978
Height1.8 m
ProfessionTV Personality, Writer, Actor
EducationBelen Jesuit Preparatory School, New York University


ChildrenMario Armando Lavandeira III, Mia Alma Lavandeira
ParentsTeresita Lavandeira, Mario Lavandeira
SiblingsBarbara Lavandeira


MoviesAbsolutely Fabulous: The Movie, Meet the Blacks, Most Likely to Die, Going Down in La-La Land, Campfire Stories, Twitter Celebrates its 5th Anniversary, Help Wanted, Libertad
TV ShowsPerez Hilton Superfan, Total Request Live, I Love the New Millennium, Celebrity Rap Superstar, Celebrity Big Brother, Extra, What Perez Sez, The Great Debate

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1Daughter Mia Alma Hilton born May 9, 2015 via surrogate.
2Brother of Barbara Lavandeira.
3His first child, Mario Armando Lavandeira III, was born on February 16, 2013. He was conceived with a donor egg and carried by a surrogate mother.
4Gossip Columnist/ Blogger of the wildly popular




Adi Shankar's Gods and Secrets2017post-production
Viral Beauty2016completedPerez Hilton
Raymond & Lane2016TV SeriesMr. Karma
Where the Bears Are2016TV SeriesJax
The Bold and the Beautiful2016TV SeriesReverend Murphy
Another Period2016TV SeriesBrussels Sheraton
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie2016Perez Hilton
The Jim Gaffigan Show2016TV SeriesPerez Hilton
Inside Amy Schumer2016TV SeriesPerez Hilton
Meet the Blacks2016Denis Strahan (as Mario Lavandeira)
Most Likely to Die2015Freddie
The Game2015TV SeriesPerez Hilton
Los Feliz, 900272014TV SeriesGeoffrey
Hot in Cleveland2014TV SeriesTeddy
Sharknado 2: The Second One2014TV MovieImpatient Passenger
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2013TV SeriesPerez Hilton
Glee2012TV SeriesParty-goer
Oishi High School Battle2012TV SeriesGay Perez Hilton Demon
Popland!2011TV SeriesCameo
Going Down in LA-LA Land2011Ricky
Twitter Celebrates its 5th Anniversary2011Short
The Battery's Down2008TV SeriesPerez Hilton
Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild!2008Perez Hilton
Pepper Dennis2006TV SeriesGay Club Goer
Campfire Stories2001Kenny (as Mario Lavandeira)
The Sopranos2001TV SeriesMale Student
Help Wanted2001ShortAndrew (as Mario Lavandeira)


Perez Hilton Superfan2011TV Series executive producer
Little Armenia: In Search of Kim Kardashian2009Short executive producer


Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild!2008performer: "The Clap"


Paris Hilton's My New BFF2008TV Series special thanks - 2 episodes
SuperNews!2006TV Series special thanks - 1 episode


We Love You, Sally Carmichael!2017post-productionHimself
Straight Outta Oz2016Himself
Home & Family2016TV SeriesHimself
Larry King Now2016TV SeriesHimself - guest
Cupcake Wars2016TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
Access Hollywood Live2016TV SeriesHimself
The Talk2011-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The Wendy Williams Show2010-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest / Himself -Guest
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Miss Universe 20152015TV SpecialHimself - Judge
Canada's Smartest Person2015TV SeriesHimself - Judge, Twitterverse
Girl Meets World2015TV SeriesHimself
Jeremy Scott: The People's Designer2015DocumentaryHimself
East Los High2015TV SeriesHimself
Reality Television Awards2015TV MoviePresenter
Big Brother's Bit on the Side2015TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Big Brother2015TV SeriesHimself
Loose Women2015TV SeriesHimself
Lorraine2015TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Big Brother
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
David Tutera's Celebrations2015TV SeriesHimself
Zoe Saldana Presents My Hero2014TV SeriesHimself
The Real2014TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Celebrity Blogger
The Insider2014TV SeriesHimself
2014 Logo Trailblazers2014TV MovieHimself
Howard Stern Birthday Bash2014VideoHimself - Audience Member
The Face2014TV SeriesHimself
Losing It with John Stamos2013TV Mini-SeriesHimself
America's Next Top Model2010-2013TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Blogger
The Show with Vinny2013TV SeriesHimself
America's Cutest2013TV SeriesHimself - Expert
2013 New Now Next Awards2013TV SpecialHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
Fashion News Live2008-2013TV SeriesHimself
Chasing the Saturdays2013TV SeriesHimself
Watch What Happens: Live2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Bettie Page Reveals All2012DocumentaryHimself - Celebrity Blogger
1 Girl 5 Gays2012TV SeriesHimself
Sunday Brunch2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Glee2012TV SeriesHimself
2012 New Now Next Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
WWE Raw2012TV SeriesHimself
2012 MuchMusic Video Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
Perez Hilton Superfan2011TV SeriesHimself - Host
902102011TV SeriesHimself
Howard Stern on Demand2011TV SeriesHimself
SXSW Flashback 20112011TV MovieHimself
Platinum Hit2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest Judge
2011 New Now Next Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
All About Aubrey2011TV SeriesHimself
Holly's World2011TV SeriesHimself - Entertainment Blogger
Kourtney & Kim Take New York2011TV SeriesHimself
Who Is Cenk Uygur?2010TV Short documentaryHimself
Fearne and...2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Tosh.02010TV SeriesHimself
Victorious2010TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2010TV SeriesHimself
Suck My Pop2010TV SeriesHimself
Double Exposure2010TV SeriesHimself
Warren the Ape2010TV SeriesHimself
MMVAs After Party2010TV MovieHimself
You're Cut Off2010TV SeriesGuest Judge
2010 MuchMusic Video Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
2010 New Now Next Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
American Idol2010TV SeriesHimself
When I Was 172010TV Series documentaryHimself
Cubed2010TV SeriesHimself
The Red Carpet Issue2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Teenage Paparazzo2010DocumentaryHimself
Bad Girls Club Reunion2009TV MovieHimself
Chelsea Lately2007-2009TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The View2007-2009TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Dogs 1012009TV SeriesHimself
2009 American Music Awards2009TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Little Armenia: In Search of Kim Kardashian2009ShortHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 20092009TV SpecialHimself
The Tyra Banks Show2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Degrassi Goes Hollywood2009TV MovieHimself
Hollywood Lives2009TV Series documentaryHimself
2009 MuchMusic Video Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Katie & Peter: The Next Chapter Stateside2009TV SeriesHimself
The Hills2009TV SeriesHimself
Miss USA 20092009TV SpecialHimself
Queens of British Pop2009TV SeriesHimself
Keeping Up with the Kardashians2009TV SeriesHimself
The Apprentice2009TV SeriesHimself - Entertainment Blogger
Bad Girls Club2009TV SeriesHimself
The Chris Isaak Hour2009TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Blogger
Talkshow with Spike Feresten2009TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2009TV SeriesHimself
Old Skool with Terry and Gita2008TV SeriesHimself
Privileged2008TV SeriesHimself
Rick & Steve the Happiest Gay Couple in All the World2008TV SeriesHimself
MTV Europe Music Awards 20082008TV SpecialHimself - Digital Host
Paris Hilton's My New BFF2008TV SeriesHimself
Family Guy2008TV SeriesHimself
I Love the New Millennium2008TV Mini-SeriesHimself
2008 Much Music Video Music Awards2008TV SpecialHimself
The 6th Annual TV Land Awards2008TV SpecialHimself
Viva Hollywood!2008TV Series
What Perez Sez2007-2008TV SeriesHimself
Free Radio2008TV SeriesHimself
Brit Awards 20082008TV SpecialHimself
1 vs. 1002008TV SeriesCelebrity blogger mob #33
Tila Tequila's New Year's Eve Masquerade 20082008TV MovieHimself
Danny Bonaduce Life Coach2007TV SeriesHimself
Paris Hilton Inc.: The Selling of Celebrity2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
MADtv2007TV SeriesHimself - Host
Last Call with Carson Daly2007TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2007TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Rap Superstar2007TV SeriesHimself
Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List2007TV SeriesHimself
Victoria Beckham: Coming to America2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Video on Trial2007TV SeriesHimself
MTV Australia Video Music Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself
Identity2007TV SeriesHimself - Stranger
Dirt2007TV SeriesHimself
The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency2007TV Series documentaryHimself
MTV Goes Gold: New Year's Eve 20072007TV MovieHimself
The Most Shocking Celebrity Moments of 20062007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Overrated in '062006TV MovieHimself
VH1 Big in 06 Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
Fuse Celebrity Playlist2006TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Perez Hilton: Gossip Queen2006Documentary short
CMT: The Greatest - Sexiest Southern Men2006TV SpecialHimself
CMT: The Greatest - Sexiest Southern Women2006TV SpecialHimself
The Young Turks2005TV SeriesHimself (2009)
Simple Plan: Still Not Getting Any...2004Video shortHimself

Archive Footage

Video on Trial2008TV SeriesHimself
The Wright Stuff2015TV SeriesHimself
Ke$ha: My Crazy Beautiful Life2013TV Series documentaryHimself
Me at the Zoo2012DocumentaryHimself


Nominated Awards

2009Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice TV Fab-u-lous
2009Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice Web Star

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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