Person Details

Birthday: 1951-09-12 20:46:45

Aliases: Joseph Peter "Joe" Pantoliano

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Hoboken, New Jersey, USA

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 48

TV Involvements: 7


Most Famous Work

Biography

An American film and television actor. He played the character of Ralph Cifaretto on The Sopranos, Bob Keane in La Bamba, Cypher in The Matrix, Teddy in Memento, Francis Fratelli in The Goonies, Guido "the Killer Pimp" in Risky Business, and Jennifer Tilly's violent mobster boyfriend, Caesar, in Bound. He also played US Marshall Renfro in both The Fugitive and U.S. Marshals. He is often referred to as "Joey Pants", due to the difficulty some have pronouncing his Italian surname. Description above from the Wikipedia article Joe Pantoliano, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Bad Boys for Life
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7

Bad Boys for Life

(2020) Captain Howard
The Matrix
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8

The Matrix

(1999) Cypher
The Sopranos
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8

The Sopranos

(1999) Ralph Cifaretto
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
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6
Memento
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8

Memento

(2000) John Edward "Teddy" Gammell
Sense8
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8

Sense8

(2015) Michael Gorski
The Fugitive
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7

The Fugitive

(1993) Deputy Marashal Cosmo Renfro
U.S. Marshals
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6

U.S. Marshals

(1998) Marshal Cosmo Renfro

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Captain Howard
2019 Uncle Frankie
Eddie Penisi Sr.
Chuckster (voice)
2018 Henderson
Aldo
Al Braverman
2017 Joey
Vincent Gambazzo
2016 Marty
2015 Michael Gorski
2014 Avi Hirshberg
2012 Oswald
Carl
2010 Peek (voice)
David Kaplow
Gabe Ugliano
2009 George
Perriman
Himself
2008 N/A
2006 John Marino
Bound Man
Smitty
2005 N/A
Some Idiot
Goose (voice)
2004 N/A
N/A
Terrible Timothy Takit (voice)
Louis Carbonelli
N/A
2003 Joe Renato
Captain C. Howard
Ben Urich
2002 Mogan
2001 N/A
Peek (voice)
2000 John Edward "Teddy" Gammell
Titus Sinclair
N/A
1999 Martini (voice)
Hellman
N/A
Himself
Al Benjamin
Jake Maclean
Bill King
Cypher
N/A
Ralph Cifaretto
1998 Charlie Flynn
Marshal Cosmo Renfro
Vince Castor
1997 Himself
N/A
Stuart
N/A
1996 Jimmy Murtha
Caesar
N/A
Det. Meyer Meyer
Attorney Brezner
1995 Pete
Eddie Agopian
Doc
Eddie Ventro (uncredited)
Captain C. Howard
N/A
1994 Norby
Bruno
The Father
Barclay
1993 Roy
N/A
Harvey Darpinian
Deputy Marashal Cosmo Renfro
Mickey
1992 Doctor Wilder
Jerry
1991 Gerri
1990 Paul Antangeli
Dominic Fanelli
Kid Durango
Scalese
Wayne Gross
White
1989 N/A
Ulric
Sgt. Jack Russell
1988 Eddie Moscone
Ronnie
Perry Parker
1987 Frank Demarest
N/A
Sy Swerdlow
Manny Ricci
Bob Keane
Norman
1986 N/A
Snake
1985 N/A
Francis Fratelli
Andy Porter
Roy Cohn
1983 N/A
Doc Robbins
N/A
Guido
Eggar
1982 Pvt. Joe Musso
1981 N/A
N/A
1980 Gino Pilato
Ray Neal
1979 N/A
Private Angelo Maggio
1978 N/A
1972 N/A
Marco Gentile
Year Character Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2009 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2009 Writer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2004 Producer
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