Played John in "Why Is A Crooked Letter" by Fred Vassi, Off Broadway at Alec Rubin's Theater Of Encounter, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. NOTE: Pacino was nominated for Obie Award for Best Actor.
6 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
23 Interviews |
33 Articles |
9 Pictorials |
27 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[on becoming famous] The reaction wasn't positive. I was catapulted out of a cannon. People are more accepting of fame today because of all the media outlets. Young people even aspire to it. I became more aware of myself, constantly reminded that I had this name because strangers kept calling me by it. Being an outsider is part of being an artist. You try to conform. But some of us just can't. I ...
Stated in an interview that the movie he most wanted to be in but couldn't get the role was Slap Shot
(1977). Director George Roy Hill
opted not to go with Pacino because he could not ice skate.
Diminutive frame, off-set by his formidable bearing