Joe Pesci Biography / Wiki
Born on February 9, 1943, Joe Pesci is an American actor and musician who is best known for portraying tough, volatile characters in a variety of genres and for his collaborations with Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese in the films Raging Bull (1980), Goodfellas (1990), Casino (1995), and The Irishman (2019). He also appeared in Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Moonwalker (1988), JFK (1991), A Bronx Tale (1993), and The Good Shepherd (2006). His comedy roles include such films as Home Alone (1990), My Cousin Vinny (1992), Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992), and the Lethal Weapon franchise (1989–1998). He is also a musician who has recorded three studio albums, Little Joe Sure Can Sing! (1968), Vincent LaGuardia Gambini Sings Just for You (1998) and Pesci… Still Singing (2019).
Pesci won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as the psychopathic gangster Tommy DeVito in Goodfellas.
Joe Pesci Parent / Siblings / Ethnicity
Joseph Frank Pesci was born in Newark, New Jersey to Maria, who worked part-time as a barber, and his father, Angelo Pesci, was a forklift driver for General Motors and a bartender. He graduated from Belleville High School.
Joe Pesci Wife / Married / Spouse / Girlfriend
Pesci has been married and divorced three times. His first marriage was in 1964, from which he has a daughter. His third marriage was from 1988 to 1992, to Claudia Haro, a model, and actress. In 2007, Pesci was engaged to Angie Everhart, but the couple broke up in 2008.
Joe Pesci Age / Net Worth / 2020
As of 2020, he is 77 years old and has net worth of $50 million.
Profile / Wiki
- Full Name: Joseph Frank Pesci
- Nick Names: Joe
- Birthday: February 9, 1943
- Age in 2020: 77
- Birth Place: Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
- School: Belleville High School
- College/University: N/A
- Education: High School
- Profession: American actor and musician
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Italian descent
- Religion: N/A
- Zodiac: Aquarius
- Net Worth: $50 million
- Height: 5 feet 3 inches
- Weight: 65 kg
- Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
- Dress Size: N/A
- Body Measurement: 42-32-38
- Body Type: Unkown
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Blue
- Father: Angelo Pesci
- Mother: Maria (Mesce)
- Siblings: N/A
- Wife\Spouse: Claudia Haro (m. 1988; div. 1992)
- Girlfriend/Dating/Partner: Angie Everhart (2000–2008)
- Children: 1
Trivia / Facts
- He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as the psychopathic gangster Tommy DeVito in Goodfellas.
- At age 10, he was a regular on a television variety show called Startime Kids, which also featured Connie Francis.
- During the course of filming, Pesci broke one of his ribs.
- Pesci also co-starred in the blockbuster Home Alone in 1990, playing Harry Lyme.
- Two years later, Pesci reprised his role in the sequel Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.
- Pesci has been married and divorced three times.