Joe Pesci



Actor Date of Birth: February 9, 1943


Joseph Frank "Joe" Pesci (born February 9, 1943) is an American actor, comedian, singer and musician. He is known for his roles as violent mobsters, funnymen, comic foils and quirky sidekicks. Pesci has starred in a number of high profile films such as Goodfellas, Casino, Raging Bull, Once Upon a Time in America, My Cousin Vinny, Easy Money, JFK, Moonwalker, Home Alone, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, and the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Lethal Weapon films. In 1990, Pesci won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as the psychopathic mobster Tommy DeVito in Goodfellas, ten years after receiving a nomination in the same category for Raging Bull.



Place of Birth: Newark, New Jersey, USA




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27 Years Later, This Tiny Detail About Joe Pesci's Home Alone Character Is Still a Mystery
27 Years Later, This Tiny Detail About Joe Pesci's Home Alone Character Is Still a Mystery

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Released the year I was born, the endlessly quotable Home Alone has been one of my favorite movies since I was a little kid, even younger than Kevin McCallister. However, nearly 30 years after the film's release and on approximately my 700th personal...

Joe Pesci's greatest roles – CineVue
Joe Pesci's greatest roles – CineVue

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Home Alone star Joe Pesci is one of the most distinctive screen presences in the industry. Over the course of a long career he has become the go-to guy when a hyperactive Italian-American character is required. In an acting career stretching all the...

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Robert De Niro Rocks Platform Shoes to Appear Taller Than Al Pacino on Set: Pic

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