Joe Pesci

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Pesci in 2009

Joseph Frank "Joe" Pesci (born February 9, 1943) is an American character actor. He was born in Newark, New Jersey and is of Italian descent. He was raised in Belleville, New Jersey.

Awards
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  • Best Newcomer to Film British Academy Award, New York Film Critics Circle Best Supporting Actor, National Society of Film Critics Best Supporting Actor, National Board of Review Best Supporting Actor, for Raging Bull, 1980
  • Best Supporting Actor Academy Award, Los Angeles Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actor, National Board of Review Best Supporting Actor, for Goodfellas, 1990
  • Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role) American Comedy Award, for My Cousin Vinny, 1992

References[change | change source]

  1. "Joe Pesci". Film Reference. 2012 [last update]. http://www.filmreference.com/Actors-and-Actresses-Oa-Pl/Pesci-Joe.html. Retrieved 1 June 2012.

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