Person Details

Birthday: 1957-02-28 07:16:21

Aliases: John Michael Turturro , 约翰·特托罗

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Movie Involvements: 88

TV Involvements: 14


Most Famous Work

Biography

John Michael Turturro (born February 28, 1957) is an American-Italian actor, writer and filmmaker, known for his association with the independent film movement. He has appeared in over sixty feature films and has worked frequently with the Coen brothers, Adam Sandler and Spike Lee. He began his acting career on-screen in the early 1980s, and received early critical recognition with the independent film Five Corners (1987). Turturro's mainstream breakthrough came with Lee's Do the Right Thing (1989) and the Coens' Miller's Crossing (1990) and Barton Fink (1991), for which he won the Best Actor Award at the Cannes Film Festival. His subsequent roles included Herb Stempel in Quiz Show (1994), Jesus Quintana in The Big Lebowski (1998) and The Jesus Rolls (2020), Pete Hogwallop in O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), Seymour Simmons in the Transformers film series and is set to play Carmine Falcone in The Batman. In 2016, in a lead role, he portrayed a lawyer in the HBO miniseries The Night Of and had a recurring role in the miniseries The Plot Against America in 2020. An Emmy Award winner, Turturro has also been nominated for four Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and four Independent Spirit Awards. He directed Mac (1992), which won the Golden Camera Award at the Cannes Film Festival, Illuminata (1998), and Romance and Cigarettes (2005). Description above from the Wikipedia article John Turturro, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

The Batman
Average
8

The Batman

(2022) Carmine Falcone
Transformers: The Last Knight
Average
6

Transformers: The Last Knight

(2017) Seymour Simmons
Exodus: Gods and Kings
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6

Exodus: Gods and Kings

(2014) Sethos I
Severance
Average
8

Severance

(2022) Irving Bailiff
Miami Vice
Average
8

Miami Vice

(1984) David Traynor
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
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6
Secret Window
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7

Secret Window

(2004) John Shooter
Transformers: Dark of the Moon
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6

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2023 Paulo Santana
2022 Milo
Carmine Falcone
Irving
Irving Bailiff
2020 Creon
Self
Rabbi Lionel Bengelsdorf
2019 Mr. Silk
Goat (voice)
Jesus Quintana
Arnold
William of Baskerville
2017 Self
Alan Jacobs
Seymour Simmons
Himself
2016 Frankie Carbo
John Stone
2015 Abner Doubleday
N/A
Himself
Barry Huggins
Ingegnere Lombelli
Self
2014 Sethos I
Homem (segment "Quando não há Mais Amor")
Arthur 'Bird' Capezio
2013 Hades
Fioravante
Himself
2012 Self
2011 Narrator
Leroy
Simmons
Francesco Bernoulli (voice)
2010 The Rat King
Narrator
2009 N/A
N/A
Simmons
Lt. Camonetti
2008 Dick Bell
Detective Antonio Ri
The Phantom
N/A
2007 Jim
Billy Martin
Agent Simmons
Credits Cop
Self
Himself
Harvey Brickman
2006 Raymond Brocco
N/A
William Pound
Vanzetti (Voice)
2005 Male Dancer & Singer
Son
2004 Don Angelo Bonasera
Himself
Sal / Roberto
John Shooter
Paolo Zane
2003 John
Chuck
Harry
2002 Self
Ambrose Monk
Emilio Lopez
Sean Amstrong
Howard Cosell
2001 Walker
Monkeybone (voice)
2000 Pete Hogwallop
Dante Dominio
Aleksandr Ivanovich 'Sascha' Luzhin
Crocker Johnson
Benjamin Kasparian
1999 Aldo Silvano
Harvey (voice)
Allen Ginsberg
1998 Joey Knish
Tuccio
Billy Sunday
Johnny Candellano
Jesus Quintana
Tuxedo Man
1997 Leon
Primo Levi
1996 Joel Millner
Al Fountain
Self - Guest
Murray - the Agent
1995 Sam Giancana
Det. Larry Mazilli
Sid Lidz
Himself
Ron
1994 Disco Bean
Various (voice)
Herbie Stempel
Lucinnius
1993 Dr. Bill Perlman
Grant (voice)
1992 Niccolo "Mac" Vitelli
Roland T. Flakfizer
1991 Barton Fink
Pauline Carbone
1990 Bernie Bernbaum
Nick
Moe Flatbush
Mike Battaglia
Pinella
1989 Self
Pino Fragione
1988 Larry
1987 Pisciotta
Heinz Sabatino
1986 Julian
Neil Pepper
Willie
TV Writer
1985 Carl Cody
Ray
1984 Ted from Pinky's
David Traynor
Guy #1
1980 Man at Webster Hall Table (uncredited)
1975 Self - Host / Various
1953 Self
himself
Narrator
(voice)
Year Character Movie/Tv

Writing

Directing

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2019 Executive Producer
2005 Producer
1998 Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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