Edoardo Ballerini has played small roles in several films of the 1990s. He got his start off-Broadway at age 11 in a two-character play. After studying English at Wesleyan University, Ballerini went to Italy to study Latin and joined the Comedia dell'Arte Troupe. He then returned to New York to study acting further. In addition to film appearances, Ballerini also frequently works on-stage.