Tao Ruspoli is popular for his works in the World from 2009 & Just Say Know from 2002. Likewise, he is an Italian-American filmmaker, photographer, and musician.

Picture of Tao Ruspoli
Caption: Picture of Tao Ruspoli (Photo: gstatic)

Where was Tao Ruspoli Born?

In Bangkok, Thailand, Tao Ruspoli was born on November 7, 1975. His parents both were involved in the entertainment industry. Tao is the son of Alessandro Ruspoli (father), aristocrat Prince Alessandro Ruspoli, 9th Prince of Cerveteri, and mother Debra Berger, an Austrian-American actress. His elder sibling brother Bartolomeo Ruspoli. Also, he has several other half-siblings from his father’s other relationships. 

His half-siblings Francesco Ruspoli, Melusine Ruspoli, Theodore and Alexandre Ruspoli. Tao grew up spending time between Italy and America due to his parents’ jobs. His dad Alessandro spent a lot of time in Italy whereas his mom Debra spent a lot of time in Los Angeles, California, USA, due to her work as an actress. Having American nationality, Ruspoli is of Caucasian ethnicity. After completing his high school education, he enrolled at the University of California, Berkeley. From the University, he graduated with a degree in philosophy in the year 1998.


He chose to follow in his parents' footsteps, while his other siblings had different interests. After graduating from college, he began making films. Tao acted as the director, editor, and cinematographer in his first project short documentary, Just Say Know in 2002. He created the short film El Cable, followed shortly by another video; This Film Needs No Title: A Portrait of Raymond Smullyman in the year 2004. Ruspoli created another documentary, Flamenco: A Personal Journey in 2005. Also, he acted as the executive producer behind the 2006 documentary, Camjackers. In the year 2008, his break came with his debut film Fix. 

Tao Ruspoli posing for the picture
Caption: Tao Ruspoli posing for the picture (Photo: amazon)

During the Heineken Red Star Awards, he won several awards, including the Most Innovative and Progressive Filmmaker awards. Also, Tao won due to the film including the 2008 Brooklyn Film Festival Awards and the 2008 Twin Rivers Media Festival Awards. His other popular projects include Being in the World (documentary), Monogaish (documentary), and Nothing Like This (short film). He is a founding member of the Los Angeles Filmmakers Cooperative (LAFC) aside from making films and documentaries. 

What's Tao Ruspoli Net Worth?

Tao Ruspoli has an estimated net worth of $9 Million as per reports. Also, he has a business venture, the LAFCO, and earns money. As per reports, he earns around $79,574 annually working as a director. His prime source of earns came from working as a director, producer, and aristocrat.

Tao Ruspoli sitting inside the van
Caption: Tao Ruspoli sitting inside the van (Photo: getty images)

Back in Itlay, his family's own estate. Likewise, Tao owns several real estates, including mass lands in Venice and Los Angeles. Well, he is living a lavish life with his family. 

 Is Tao Ruspoli Still Married? 

Tao Ruspoli isn't still married and his present relationship status is unknown. Previously, he was married to his wife Olivia Wilde. His former wife Wilde is a well-known American actress and filmmaker. On June 7th, 2003, Tao got married to Olivia in a lavish wedding ceremony held in Washington, Virginia, United States. Before their marriage, they met through a family friend. At the time of their first meeting, he was 27 years old where as she was just 18 years old.

Tao Ruspoli with his ex-wife Olivia Wilde
Caption: Tao Ruspoli with his ex-wife Olivia Wilde (Photo: Instagram)

After meeting, they fell in love and dated for six months before getting married. The duo eloped and got married at first with just two witnesses present. Their marriage took place inside Ruspoli’s bus in Washington, Virginia. Later, they celebrate two more ceremonies one at Wilde's family home in Virginia and the other at Ruspoli's family castle in Cerveteri. Ruspoli and Wilde didn't share any kids out of their married life. They were happily married for more than 8 years. Unfortunately, the duo ended their married life with a divorce in 2011. The prime reason for separation was due to irreconcilable differences. 

What is the Height of Tao Ruspoli?

Tao Ruspoli has a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.76 m tall. While his body weighs around 143 pounds or 65 kg. Likewise, Tao has a charming look with short dark brown hair and hazel eyes.