He rose to popularity while taking part in Damian Grimaldi in the cleaning soap opera, While the World Converts from 1994 to 2010, and starred in the 1997 film L.A. Confidential. In 1996 he produced his film debut in Everyone Says I REALLY LIKE You, that was aimed by Woody Allen. He started appearing in the tv screen series, Largo Winch, in 2001. He wedded Carlotta Chang in 2001, and experienced five children called Filippo, Maddalena, Lucia, Stella, and Marcello Seganti. He made an appearance in the 1999 film, Tea with Mussolini.