Francesco Quinn

Italian-born American Actor
Born Mar 22, 1963

Francesco Daniele Quinn was an Italian-born actor. The third son of Oscar winner Anthony Quinn and Jolanda Addolori (Anthony Quinn's second wife), Francesco is perhaps best known for his breakout role as Rhah in Oliver Stone’s Academy Award-winning Platoon (1986). His final role was the voice of the Autobot, Mirage in Transformers: Dark of the Moon.… Read More

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1963 Birth Born on March 22, 1963.


1990 27 Years Old Quinn appeared in many feature films including the New York Independent Film Festival winner Placebo Effect. He acted with his father in several films, including A Star For Two with Lauren Bacall. The two Quinns also had the opportunity to share the role of Santiago in the 1990 mini-series The Old Man and the Sea, son and father playing the character as a young and old man.


2003 40 Years Old Quinn sometimes played moody, dangerous characters, such as vampire Vlad Tepes in the 2003 direct to video alt-historical thriller Vlad, and wandering warrior Thane Le Mal in the short film The Gnostic. … Read More
2007 44 Years Old 1 More Event
More recent examples of Quinn's work included Park, which won the audience award at 2007 CineVegas, and the short film Muertas, starring Golden Globe-winner America Ferrera.
2008 45 Years Old In 2008, Quinn joined Luke Perry and C. … Read More
2010 47 Years Old In 2010–2011, he took part in the second season of the Italian TV series Il commissario Manara. … Read More
2011 48 Years Old Quinn died on August 5, 2011, in Malibu after experiencing what was believed to be a heart attack while running up a street with his son, Max. … Read More
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