Joseph Frank Pesci
1.63m or 5feet 4inches
Joe Pesci Net Worth
Italian-American actor Joe Pesci was born in Newark, New Jersey, USA (February 9, 1943). His father is a forklift driver, Angelo and mother is a hairdresser, Mary. Before acting career, he worked as a hairdresser and guitarist for some bands. His acting career started with the action-crime film ‘The Death Collector’ as Joe in 1976. His role performance affected Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese, they offered him a role for Raging Bull in 1980. Pesci’s second film with Robert De Niro was in the crime-drama film ‘Once Upon a Time in America’ in 1984. He, De Niro and Scorsese were together again for the film ‘Goodfellas’ in 1990.
The most known movies of Joe Pesci;
- Moonwalker (1988) with Michael Jackson, Sean Lennon
- Lethal Weapon 2 (1989) with Mel Gibson, Danny Glover
- Goodfellas (1990) with Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta
- Home Alone (1990) with Macaulay Culkin, Daniel Stern
- Casino (1995) with Robert De Niro, Sharon Stone
In 1991, he won the Oscar for ‘Best Actor in a Supporting Role’ for “Goodfellas”.
Pesci was married Claudia Martha Haro in 1988, divorced in 1992.