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Martin Charles Scorsese was born on November 17, 1942 in Queens, New York City, to Catherine Scorsese (née Cappa) and Charles Scorsese, who both worked in Manhattan's garment district, and whose families both came from Palermo, Sicily. He was raised in the neighborhood of Little Italy, which later provided the inspiration for several of his films.... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 138 wins & 210 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Taxi Driver
Taxi Driver Director
(1976)
Goodfellas
Goodfellas Director
(1990)
Silence
Silence Producer
(2016)
Mean Streets
Mean Streets Director
(1973)

Filmography

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 2018 The Irishman (producer) (filming)
 2018 Tomorrow (executive producer) (post-production)
 2018 The Souvenir: Part I (executive producer) (post-production)
  Bastard (executive producer) (pre-production)
  Roosevelt (producer) (announced)
  The Souvenir: Part II (executive producer) (pre-production)
  Uncut Gems (executive producer) (pre-production)
 2017 The Snowman (executive producer)
 2017 Abundant Acreage Available (executive producer)
 2017 A Ciambra (executive producer)
 2017 Long Strange Trip (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016/I Silence (producer)
 2016 Before the Flood (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 Free Fire (executive producer)
 2016 Bleed for This (executive producer)
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Alibi (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Rock and Roll Queen (2016) ... (executive producer)
- E.A.B. (2016) ... (executive producer)
- The King and I (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Cyclone (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2015 The Wannabe (executive producer)
 2010-2014 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (executive producer - 56 episodes)
- Eldorado (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Friendless Child (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Devil You Know (2014) ... (executive producer)
- King of Norway (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Cuanto (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2014 Revenge of the Green Dragons (executive producer)
 2014 The 50 Year Argument (Documentary) (producer)
 2014 La tercera orilla (executive producer)
 2014 Life Itself (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2013 The Wolf of Wall Street (producer)
 2013 Peter Gabriel: Live in Athens 1987 (executive producer)
 2013/I The Family (executive producer)
 2013 Glickman (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 Hugo (producer)
 2011 Surviving Progress (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 George Harrison: Living in the Material World (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Public Speaking (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 A Letter to Elia (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Shutter Island (producer)
 2009 The Young Victoria (producer)
 2008 Lymelife (executive producer)
 2008 Picasso and Braque Go to the Movies (Documentary) (producer)
 2007 Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2005 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (producer - 1 episode)
- No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005) ... (producer)
 2004 Something to Believe In (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 The Aviator (executive producer - uncredited)
 2004 Frankenstein (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2004 Nyfes (executive producer)
 2004 Lightning in a Bottle (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 Lady by the Sea: The Statue of Liberty (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Feel Like Going Home (2003) ... (executive producer)
 2003 The Soul of a Man (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2002 Deuces Wild (executive producer - uncredited)
 2001/I Rain (executive producer)
 2000 You Can Count on Me (executive producer)
 1998 The Hi-Lo Country (producer)
 1997 Kicked in the Head (executive producer)
 1996 Grace of My Heart (executive producer)
 1995 Clockers (producer)
 1995 A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies (TV Movie documentary) (producer - uncredited)
 1995 Search and Destroy (executive producer)
 1994 Con gli occhi chiusi (executive producer)
 1993 Naked in New York (executive producer)
 1993 Mad Dog and Glory (producer)
 1990 PoV (Video documentary) (executive producer)
 1990 The Grifters (producer)
 1971 Medicine Ball Caravan (Documentary) (associate producer)
 1970 Item 72-D: The Adventures of Spa and Fon (Short) (consulting producer)
 1967 The Big Shave (Short) (producer)
 1959 Vesuvius VI (Short) (producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial (Spain): Directed / appeared in commercial for La Clava Reserva wine See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Biographical Movies | 16 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 33 Interviews | 44 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Alternate Names:

Martin Scorcese | Marty Scorsese

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on John Ford] To me and to so many directors, John Ford is a towering figure and continues to be a profound inspiration. His films deftly convey his unique and acute sense of humanity, his deep understanding of people. When I first started watching his films, Ford's force behind the camera was palpable. He was a visionary in the truest form and his films are enriched with artistic energy. I see ... See more »

Trivia:

Scorsese and Taxi Driver (1976) are, among others, named as inspiration for the Massive Attack debut "Blue Lines". See more »

Trademark:

Many of his films feature double-focus shots, which splice together two shots of characters in different depths in order to keep both in focus. See more »

Nickname:

Marty

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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