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Ray Liotta

Actor
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Born Dec 18, 1954

Raymond Allen "Ray" Liotta is an American actor, best known for his portrayal of Henry Hill in the crime-drama Goodfellas (1990) and for his role as Shoeless Joe Jackson in Field of Dreams (1989). He has won an Emmy Award and been nominated for Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild awards. Liotta is also known for starring as the protagonist, Tommy Vercetti in the video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002).… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1954 Birth Born on December 18, 1954.

TEENAGE

1973 18 Years Old He graduated from Union High School in 1973 in Union, New Jersey where he grew up.

TWENTIES

1978 23 Years Old 1 More Event
Liotta graduated from the University of Miami, where he received a degree in Fine Arts in 1978 and studied acting with Robert "Buckets" Lowery. … Read More
1983 28 Years Old He made his film debut in a sexual assault scene with Pia Zadora and a garden hose in the 1983 cult classic The Lonely Lady. … Read More

THIRTIES

1989 34 Years Old In 1989, he costarred alongside Kevin Costner in the fantasy/drama film Field of Dreams— Liotta portrayed Shoeless Joe Jackson, the ghost of the famed baseball player. … Read More
1990 35 Years Old In 1990, Liotta portrayed real-life mobster Henry Hill in Martin Scorsese's film Goodfellas.
1992 37 Years Old In 1992, he costarred as a psychopathic cop alongside Kurt Russell and Madeleine Stowe in the thriller Unlawful Entry. … Read More

FORTIES

1997 42 Years Old Liotta married actress Michelle Grace in February 1997 after they met at her former husband (Mark Grace)'s professional baseball game. The couple co-starred in The Rat Pack, in which Liotta played Frank Sinatra and Grace played Judith Campbell Exner. They have a daughter. The couple divorced in 2004. … Read More
1998 43 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1998, he received critical praise for his performance in Phoenix playing a compulsive gambler.
2001 46 Years Old Liotta played the father of drug dealer George Jung in the 2001 Johnny Depp film Blow and, in the following year, appeared as Detective Lieutenant Henry Oak in the Joe Carnahan-directed film Narc, a role that led to an Independent Spirit Award nomination and a Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards nomination for Best Supporting Male.
2003 48 Years Old He then reunited with director James Mangold in 2003, alongside John Cusack and Alfred Molina, in the dark horror-thriller Identity.
2004 49 Years Old In 2004, Liotta made his Broadway debut opposite Frank Langella in the Stephen Belber play, Match. … Read More

FIFTIES

2005 - 2009 2 More Events
2011 56 Years Old In 2011, he starred in The Son of No One, opposite Channing Tatum and, for the first time in his career, Al Pacino.
2012 57 Years Old He starred alongside Brad Pitt and James Gandolfini in the 2012 Andrew Dominik film Killing Them Softly and the 2013 Ariel Vromen film The Iceman features Liotta as the character of Roy DeMeo. … Read More
2014 59 Years Old In 2014, Liotta played a preacher in the faith-based film The Identical. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2015 60 Years Old Liotta starred in the Western miniseries Texas Rising for The History Channel in 2015. … Read More
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