Michael Trevino was born on January 25, 1985 in Montebello, California and raised in Valencia, California. He was born to Mexican parents who were raised in East Los Angeles. His mother was born in Zacatecas, Mexico, and his father was born near Fresno, California. Once Michael Trevino discovered his passion for acting, he enrolled at Playhouse West for theater studies. One of his first jobs was an Old Navy Commercial. His first lead role was on Cow Belles. He is an avid surfer, snowboarder, and deep sea fisherman. He also dated Glee star Jenna Ushkowitz. Although he was absent for most of the last half of Season 4, he returned as a regular in Season 5, as he was still under contract.
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- He shares the same birth date as Mia Kirshner, who played Isobel on The Vampire Dairies.
- He dated Glee star Jenna Ushkowitz.
- Michael is an avid surfer, snowboarder and deep sea fisherman.
- He suffered depression and anxiety as a teenager.
- Michael Trevino is the first cast member from The Vampire Diaries to appear in The Originals.
- He has never been in every episode of any season of The Vampire Diaries.