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Joe Pesci

Actor
Male
Born Feb 11, 1943
Age 73
Hometown City of Ambridge
Religion Roman Catholic
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Nationality American
High School Belleville High S...
Other Names Joseph Frank Pesci

Joseph Frank "Joe" Pesci is an American actor, comedian and musician, known for his collaborations with Robert De Niro. He is known for playing a variety of different roles, from violent mobsters to comedic leads to quirky sidekicks. Pesci has starred in a number of high profile films including Goodfellas, Casino, Raging Bull, Once Upon a Time in America, My Cousin Vinny, JFK, Home Alone, and the Lethal Weapon series.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1943 Birth Born on February 9, 1943.

THIRTIES

1975 32 Years Old The first film he starred in was the 1975 low budget crime film The Death Collector with Frank Vincent.
1980 37 Years Old After the film Pesci returned to run his restaurant in The Bronx, Pesci then got a phone call from Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro who were impressed with his performance in the film and asked him to co-star in a 1980 film with Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese's Raging Bull.
1981 38 Years Old Pesci won the BAFTA Award for Most Outstanding Newcomer to Leading Film Roles in 1981 and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. … Read More

FORTIES

1988 45 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1988, Pesci co-starred with pop singer Michael Jackson in the musical-fantasy film Moonwalker as the film's antagonist, Frankie "Mr. Big" LiDeo (an anagram for one of the film's producers and longtime Jackson manager Frank DiLeo). … Read More
1989 46 Years Old He appeared as Leo Getz in the Lethal Weapon sequels, released in 1989, 1992 and 1998 respectively. … Read More

FIFTIES

1998 55 Years Old In 1998, he released his second LP (his first album in 30 years) called Vincent LaGuardia Gambini Sings Just for You, which spawned the single "Wise Guy", a rap tune that played on the gangsta theme by referencing Mafia gangsterism. "Wise Guy" interpolated the 1980 Hip-Hop hit "Rapture" by Blondie and was co-written and produced by Poke & Tone—the Hip-Hop production team better known as Trackmasters, who first musically introduced the world to 50 Cent. … Read More
1999 56 Years Old In 1999, Pesci announced his retirement from acting to pursue a musical career and to enjoy life away from the camera.

LATE ADULTHOOD

2006 63 Years Old He returned to acting when he did a cameo in De Niro's 2006 film The Good Shepherd.
2007 64 Years Old In July 2007, Pesci, then 64, became engaged to actress/model Angie Everhart, who was 37 at the time.
2010 67 Years Old He is the star in the 2010 brothel drama Love Ranch, alongside Helen Mirren.
2011 68 Years Old Pesci appeared with Don Rickles in a 2011 Snickers advertisement in which he attended a party and becomes agitated by two women.
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