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Stella (Dog)

Michael Trucco has a dog named Stella.

Gizmo (Cat)

Michael Trucco has a cat named Gizmo.

Sammi (Dog)

Michael Trucco had a dog named Sammi that passed away in January 2023. Sammi made it to the healthy age of 16 and the family said their heartful goodbyes with no regrets.

Michael Trucco

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June 22, 1970 (54)

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Michael Trucco is an American actor, primarily recognized for his role as Samuel Anders on the reimagined TV series “Battlestar Galactica.”

Trucco’s filmography is a rich tapestry of roles that span different genres and platforms. He gained significant attention for his character Samuel Anders in “Battlestar Galactica,” a role that earned him a permanent spot in the sci-fi hall of fame. Aside from this, he has appeared in a plethora of television series like “One Tree Hill,” where he portrayed Cooper Lee, and “How I Met Your Mother,” playing the recurring character of Robin’s ex-boyfriend, Nick Podarutti. He has also graced the big screen with appearances in films such as “Next” and “A Killer Walks Amongst Us.”

Trucco has shared the screen with a wide array of artists. Edward James Olmos and Mary McDonnell were his co-stars in “Battlestar Galactica.” He acted alongside Sophia Bush and Bethany Joy Lenz in “One Tree Hill.” On “How I Met Your Mother,” he worked with Josh Radnor, Cobie Smulders, Jason Segel, Alyson Hannigan, and Neil Patrick Harris. In the world of movies, he shared scenes with Nicolas Cage in “Next” and worked with Brian Krause in “A Killer Walks Amongst Us.”

Trucco’s portrayal of Samuel Anders in “Battlestar Galactica” made him a nominee for the Scream Awards for “Breakout Performance.”