Lorraine Bracco

Born Oct 2, 1954

Lorraine Bracco is an American actress. She is best known for her TV role as Dr. Jennifer Melfi on HBO series The Sopranos. She is also known for her role as Karen Hill in the movie Goodfellas.

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1954 Birth Born on October 2, 1954.


1972 17 Years Old Bracco was born in the Brooklyn, New York City neighborhood of Bay Ridge and grew up in Westbury, on Barry Drive on Long Island. She graduated from Hicksville High School in 1972. … Read More
1974 19 Years Old In 1974 Bracco moved to France, where she became a fashion model for Jean-Paul Gaultier. … Read More


1994 39 Years Old …  Following a subsequent breakup with Keitel, she then married Edward James Olmos in 1994. Their marriage ended in 2002. … Read More


1999 44 Years Old 1 More Event
…  It netted her three consecutive nominations for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series at the Emmy Awards in 1999, 2000 and 2001 and at the Golden Globe awards for Best TV Actress in a Drama in 2000, 2001 and 2002.


2006 51 Years Old She is the owner of Bracco Wines, with association of Straight-Up Brands LLC. Her line of wines was featured on the Season 1 finale of Bravo's show Top Chef in 2006. … Read More
2007 52 Years Old 1 More Event
She's a master of her profession, and I've been blessed not only with her, but also with so many masters," recounted Bracco to Daniel Simone during an interview, which was published in the December 14, 2007 issue of Dan's Papers.
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