He was a professional soccer player, but his career was derailed by injury. He then moved to New York City to pursue art.
His first major success selling art came when Gilda Moratti, daughter for former Milan Mayor Letizia Moratti, bought one of his works.
He and Zoe had a pair of twins, Cy and Bowie, in November of 2014. Their third child Zen was born in February 2017. His father, Ezio, worked as a waiter during Marco's youth.
He helped produce the movie Me + Her, which starred Keiko Agena.