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Armand Assante

Armand Assante is a coarsely handsome American actor who has successfully portrayed a wide range of intriguing characters from numerous ethnic backgrounds, both on screen and in the theater. Armand Anthony Assante, Jr. was born on October 4, 1949 in New York City, to Katherine (Healey), a music teacher and poet, and Armand Anthony Assante, Sr., an ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Golden Globes. Another 2 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 Monumental (announced)
Gustav de Weldon
 2016 Acre Beyond the Rye (filming)
 2016 Carpet Boy (pre-production)
Ron Adam
 2016 The Elephant Ride (announced)
John Goldman
 2016 Darc (filming)
 2016 Stressed to Kill (completed)
Paul Jordan
  Landlocked (pre-production)
Raffi Brown
 2016 Oldfellas
 2016 Four Kings (TV Series)
Jack Wolf
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Jack Wolf
- Episode #1.2 ... Jack Wolf
 2015 Blind Pass
Richard James
 2015 Kids vs Monsters
 2015 Minkow
Jerry Saxon
 2015 Joe's War
Doctor Galante
 2015 Sicilian Vampire
 2015 Blowtorch
 2015 Leaves of the Tree
Joe Buffa
 2015 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Nicolas Amaro
- Padre Sandunguero (2015) ... Nicolas Amaro
 2014 Charlie Mantle
Inspector Bennett
 2014 A Fine Step
Alejandro Bolivar
 2014 Hunting the Phantom
Charles Ingrim
 2014 In Between Engagements
 2013 Assumed Killer
Aaron Banfield
 2013/I Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn
Joseph Baldano Sr.
 2013 The Fix (Short)
 2013 Dead Man Down
Lon Gordon
 2012 The Night Never Sleeps
Inspector Romanelli
 2011 Guido
 2011 The Return of Joe Rich
Uncle Dom
 2011/I Jesse
 2010 Magic Man
 2010 Human Target (TV Series)
 2009/II Smile
 2009 The Lost (TV Movie)
 2008 Shark Swarm (TV Movie)
Hamilton Lux
 2007 NCIS (TV Series)
La Grenouille
- Brothers in Arms (2007) ... La Grenouille (uncredited)
- Blowback (2007) ... La Grenouille
 2007 California Dreamin'
Captain Doug Jones - the American military officer in command
 2007 Mexican Sunrise
 2007 Casanova's Last Stand
Sebastian Marr
 2006 Dead Lenny
Tony Thick
 2006 Soul's Midnight
 2006 Surveillance
 2006 Funny Money
 2005 The Commuters (TV Movie)
 2005 The Third Wish
 2005 Dot.Kill
Det. Charlie Daines
 2003 Citizen Verdict
Sam Patterson
 2003 Tough Luck
 2002 Partners in Action
Jack Cunningham
 2002 Push, Nevada (TV Series)
- The Amount (2002)
 2002 Federal Protection (TV Movie)
Frank Carbone / Howard Akers
 2001 After the Storm (TV Movie)
 2000 Looking for an Echo
Vince 'Vinnie' Pirelli
 2000 On the Beach (TV Movie)
Cmdr. Dwight Towers
 1999 Rashi: A Light After the Dark Ages
The Inkman (voice)
 1999 The Hunley (TV Movie)
Lt. George Dixon
 1997 The Odyssey (TV Series)
 1996 Gotti (TV Movie)
John Gotti
 1995 Kidnapped (TV Movie)
Alan Breck Stewart
 1995 Judge Dredd
 1994 Trial by Jury
Rusty Pirone
 1994 Blind Justice (TV Movie)
 1992 Hoffa
Carol D'Allesandro
 1991 Fever (TV Movie)
 1990/II Eternity
Romi / Sean
 1990 Q & A
Roberto 'Bobby Tex' Texador
 1989 Animal Behavior
Mark Mathias
 1988 The Penitent
Juan Mateo
 1987 Hands of a Stranger (TV Movie)
Joe Hearn
 1987 Stranger in My Bed (TV Movie)
Hal Slater
 1986 Belizaire the Cajun
Belizaire Breaux
 1986 A Deadly Business (TV Movie)
Charles Macaluso
 1985 Evergreen (TV Mini-Series)
Joseph Friedman
 1984 Why Me? (TV Movie)
Dr. James Stallings
 1983 Rage of Angels (TV Movie)
Michael Moretti
 1982 Love & Money
Lorenzo Prado
 1980 Sophia Loren: Her Own Story (TV Movie)
Riccardo Scicolone
 1980 Little Darlings
 1979 Mrs. Columbo (TV Series)
Freddie Faust
- A Chilling Surprise (1979) ... Freddie Faust
 1979 Prophecy
John Hawks
 1978 The Pirate (TV Movie)
 1978 Lady of the House (TV Movie)
Ernest de Paulo
 1978 Human Feelings (TV Movie)
Johnny Turner
 1977 Kojak (TV Series)
Tom Ryan
- Caper on a Quiet Street (1977) ... Tom Ryan
 1975 First Ladies Diaries: Rachel Jackson (TV Movie)
 1974 The Lords of Flatbush
Wedding Guest (as Armand Assanti)
 1974 How to Survive a Marriage (TV Series)
Johnny McGee (1974-1975)
 1963 The Doctors (TV Series)
Dr. Mike Powers #6 (1975-1977)
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Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "Rubbers" and "Yankees 3, Detroit 9" on Broadway (two one-act plays). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 4 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Armand Assanti | The Phantom


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Personal Quote:

It's a blessing and a curse. But it's not always the best situation to be in. As a profession, I don't recommend acting at all. See more »


Has appeared with Sylvester Stallone in three films: The Lords of Flatbush (1974), Paradise Alley (1978) and Judge Dredd (1995). See more »

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Armand vs. Dyan (now it's personal) mtabor
I think he's sexy ljcteehee
The Phantom? crummett
Great photo on mag Cigar Eficionado mryanlo-1
He lives near me. Red_Sparrow
I like this guy's acting - possibly one of America's greatest actors! lahagensen
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