Person Details

Birthday: 1943-02-09 23:15:49

Aliases: Joseph Frank Pesci , Џо Пеши , Τζο Πέσι , Joey Dee

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Newark, New Jersey, USA

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 20

TV Involvements: 2


Most Famous Work

Biography

Joseph Frank “Joe” Pesci (born February 9, 1943) is an American actor, comedian, singer and musician. He is known for his roles as violent mobsters, funnymen, comic foils and quirky sidekicks. Pesci has starred in a number of high profile films such as Goodfellas, Casino, Raging Bull, Once Upon a Time in America, My Cousin Vinny, Easy Money, JFK, Moonwalker, Home Alone, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, and the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Lethal Weapon films. In 1990, Pesci won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as the psychopathic mobster Tommy DeVito in Goodfellas, ten years after receiving a nomination in the same category for Raging Bull.

Most Famous Work

JFK
Average
8

JFK

(1991) David Ferrie
The Irishman
Average
8

The Irishman

(2019) Russell Bufalino
GoodFellas
Average
8

GoodFellas

(1990) Tommy DeVito
Once Upon a Time in America
Average
8

Once Upon a Time in America

(1984) Frankie Minaldi
Casino
Average
8

Casino

(1995) Nicky Santoro
The Good Shepherd
Average
6

The Good Shepherd

(2006) Joseph Palmi
Raging Bull
Average
8

Raging Bull

(1980) Joey LaMotta
Moonwalker
Average
6

Moonwalker

(1988) Mr. Big

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Scribble
Joe Pesci
2019 Himself
Himself
Russell Bufalino
2018 Harry
2012 N/A
2010 Charlie Bontempo
2006 Joseph Palmi
2005 N/A
1999 N/A
1998 Leo Getz
1997 Joe Waters
Tommy
1995 Nicky Santoro
1994 Simon Wilder
Jimmy Alto
1993 Carmine
Dogfather
1992 Harry Lime
N/A
Leo Getz
Vincent 'Vinny' Gambini
Leon Bernstein
1991 David Ferrie
Louie Kritski
1990 Harry
Tommy DeVito
Oscar Henner
Himself
Leo Carelli
Leo Carelli (uncredited)
1989 Leo Getz
N/A
1988 Mr. Big
John Dos Passos
1987 David
1985 Rocky Nelson
Rocky Nelson
1984 Corrado Parisi
Frankie Minaldi
1983 Nicky Cerone
Mayakofsky
1982 Ruby Dennis
Roger
1980 Joey LaMotta
1977 N/A
1976 Joe
1975 Himself - Host
1964 N/A
1953 Himself (archive footage)
N/A
- Himself
Year Character Movie/Tv

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