Paul Sorvino Biography
Paul Sorvino was an American actor, opera singer, businessman, writer, and sculptor. He often portrayed authority figures on both sides of the law and was known for his roles as Paulie Cicero (based on Paul Vario) in the 1990 gangster film Goodfellas, and NYPD Sergeant Phil Cerreta on the TV series Law & Order.
Throughout his film career, Sorvino portrayed real-life characters in a variety of dramatic situations. He played Italian-American communist Louis Fraina in Warren Beatty’s film “Reds”.
He was nominated for a SAG Award for his performance as Henry Kissinger in Oliver Stone’s Nixon. He also starred in such important films as Romeo + Juliet, The Panic in Needle Park, Dick Tracy, The Rocketeer, and The Firm with Tom Cruise, as well as in numerous television shows, such as The Simpsons, The Golden Girls, and The Simpsons: The Movie.
Paul Sorvino Net Worth
According to Celebrity Net Worth, he was worth $10 million. Sorvino began his acting career on Broadway.
Paul Sorvino Height
Paul Sorvino’s height is 6ft 3 or 190.5 cm tall.
Paul Sorvino Goodfellas
His performance as the gangster Paul Cicero in Martin Scorsese’s “Goodfellas” is likely what brought him the most notoriety in the acting world. He expressed his satisfaction with his performance in the movie that was released in 1990 to AP Radio in 2004.
Paul Sorvino Parents
Ford Sorvino and Marietta Sorvino are Paul Sorvino’s parents. When he was a child, Ford Sorvino, his father, an Italian immigrant, worked as a foreman in a robe factory.
Although he was born in Connecticut, Angela Maria Mattea (née Renzi), his mother, was of Italian descent. While born in the United States, she chose to keep her Italian surname. In addition to being a housewife, she also worked as a piano teacher.
Paul Sorvino Wives
Before his untimely passing, the late actor Paul Sorvino was romantically linked with three distinct women. These women are Dee Dee Benkie, Vanessa Arico, and Lorraine Davis.
Paul Sorvino Children
Mira Sorvino, Amanda Sorvino, and Michael Sorvino are the surviving children of the late Paul Sorvino, who is survived by his three children. After his first marriage, which was to Lorraine Davis, he was blessed with three children.
Paul Sorvino Age
Paul Sorvino died at the age of 83.