Perez Hilton

Perez Hilton
Perez Hilton in 2009
Mario Armando Lavandeira, Jr.

(1978-03-23) March 23, 1978 (age 42)
Years active2005–present
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Mario Armando Lavandeira, Jr. (born March 23, 1978), known as Perez Hilton, is an American blogger and television presenter. He writes and gossips about musicians, actors and celebrities. His name is a play on the name "Paris Hilton".[1]

Hilton was born in Miami to Cuban parents.

He was a housemate in the January 2015 series of Celebrity Big Brother (UK).

Personal life

Hilton is openly gay.[2]

Hilton is a Democrat and attended the 2012 Democratic National Convention in support of President Obama's re-election.[3]


  1. Perez Hilton - The Hollywood Gossip
  2. Perez Hilton pledges to stop bullying celebrities
  3. Tran, Vivyan (September 7, 2012). "Celebrities spotted at the Democratic National Convention". Politico.

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