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UPI Almanac for Monday, Nov. 4, 2013.
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Ralph Macchio attends daughter's film premiere

Ralph Macchio attends daughter's film premiere

NEW YORK, July 16 (UPI) -- Ralph Macchio attended the New York premiere of his 21-year-old daughter Julia's new movie, "Girl Most Likely."

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Macchio eliminated from 'Dancing'

Macchio eliminated from 'Dancing'

LOS ANGELES, May 17 (UPI) -- Ralph Macchio became the latest celebrity eliminated from "Dancing with the Stars" Tuesday night.
Macchio suffers ruptured cyst on knee

Macchio suffers ruptured cyst on knee

LOS ANGELES, May 9 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Ralph Macchio said via Twitter he hopes a ruptured cyst on the back of his knee doesn't keep him from performing on "Dancing with the Stars."
Leonard booted from 'Dancing'

Leonard booted from 'Dancing'

LOS ANGELES, April 12 (UPI) -- Boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard and professional dancer Anna Trebunskaya were eliminated from "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles Tuesday night.
Smirnoff poses nude for Playboy

Smirnoff poses nude for Playboy

LOS ANGELES, April 8 (UPI) -- Dancer and TV personality Karina Smirnoff will appear nude in the May issue of Playboy, the U.S. magazine's publisher Hugh Hefner announced via Twitter.

Catherwood booted off of 'Dancing'

LOS ANGELES, March 29 (UPI) -- Mike Catherwood and his professional partner Lacey Schwimmer were the first couple eliminated this season on "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles Tuesday.
Macchio, Alley to compete on 'Dancing'

Macchio, Alley to compete on 'Dancing'

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Ralph Macchio, Kirstie Alley and Wendy Williams are among those to compete in the next edition of "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles, ABC announced.
Macchio has mixed feelings about new 'Kid'

Macchio has mixed feelings about new 'Kid'

LOS ANGELES, June 9 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Ralph Macchio admits he has mixed feelings about the new remake of his iconic 1984 movie "The Karate Kid."
Stars line up for 'Criminal Intent' spots

Stars line up for 'Criminal Intent' spots

NEW YORK, March 15 (UPI) -- Tracy Pollan, Dan Lauria, Ralph Macchio and William Mapother are to be guest stars on the new season of "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," USA Network said Monday.
Cameron, Macchio to guest host on 'Today'

Cameron, Macchio to guest host on 'Today'

NEW YORK, March 12 (UPI) -- Former teen idols Jason Priestly, Kirk Cameron and Ralph Macchio are to serve as guest co-hosts of the U.S. morning television program "Today," NBC said.
Smith's son to star in new 'Karate Kid'

Smith's son to star in new 'Karate Kid'

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- Jaden Smith, the 10-year-old son of Hollywood actor Will Smith, is set to star in a new addition to "The Karate Kid" franchise, Variety.com said.
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Ralph Macchio arrives for the Gen Art Film Festival premiere of "Loverboy" at the Ziegfeld Theater in New York on April 6, 2005. (UPI Photo/Laura Cavanaugh)
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Ralph George Macchio (pronounced /ˈmɑːtʃi.oʊ/) (born November 4, 1961) is an American actor, best known for his roles as Daniel LaRusso in the Karate Kid series, Billy Gambini in My Cousin Vinny, and Johnny Cade in The Outsiders. He is also known to American television audiences for his Season five recurring role as Jeremy Andretti on the comedy-drama Eight is Enough. He is competing on the twelfth season of Dancing With The Stars.

Macchio, an Italian American, was born on November 4, 1961, in Huntington, New York.

Macchio first appeared on American television commercials for products such as Bubble Yum and Dr Pepper. His on-screen debut was in the 1980 film Up the Academy, and his first major role was playing Jeremy Andretti in the television series Eight Is Enough. In 1983, he appeared as Johnny Cade (Cake) in The Outsiders alongside many young actors who had yet to become major stars, such as C. Thomas Howell, Tom Cruise, Emilio Estevez, Patrick Swayze, Rob Lowe, and Matt Dillon.

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