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Chazz Palminteri

Bronx-born and raised Chazz Palminteri was a natural choice to continue the Italianate torch in film. In the tradition set forth in the 1970s by such icons as director Martin Scorsese and actors Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, John Cazale and Joe Pesci, Palminteri has brought grit, muscle and an evocative realism to the sidewalks of his New York ... See full bio »

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 2017 The Stone Pony (announced)
Angelo Golotta
 2015/I Legend
Angelo Bruno
 2014 Henry & Me
Babe Ruth (voice)
 2014 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Perry Cannavaro
- Jersey Breakdown (2014) ... Perry Cannavaro
 2010-2014 Modern Family (TV Series)
- Three Dinners (2014) ... Shorty
- Bringing Up Baby (2012) ... Shorty
- Treehouse (2011) ... Shorty
- Fifteen Percent (2010) ... Shorty
 2012-2013 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Angelo Gallo
- Justice Served (2013) ... Angelo Gallo
- Secrets and Lies (2012) ... Angelo Gallo
 2013 Underdogs
Stinky (English version, voice)
 2013 Mob of the Dead (Video Game)
Salvatore 'Sal' DeLuca (voice)
 2013 Final Recourse
 2012 Mighty Fine
Joe Fine
 2011 Hollywood & Wine (Video)
Geno Scarpacci
 2009 Once More with Feeling
Frank Gregorio
 2008 Jolene
Sal Fontaine
 2008 Yonkers Joe
Yonkers Joe
 2007 The Dukes
 2007 Body Armour
Lee Maxwell
 2006 Arthur and the Invisibles
The Travel Agent (English version, voice)
 2006 Littleman
 2006/I Push
 2006 Drift (TV Movie)
Joseph DiCaro
 2005 Hoodwinked!
Woolworth (voice)
 2005 In the Mix
 2005 Animal (Video)
 2004 Dr. Vegas (TV Series)
Duke Walcott
- Lust for Life (2004) ... Duke Walcott
 2004 Noel
 2001 Boss of Bosses (TV Movie)
Paul Castellano
 1999 Dilbert (TV Series)
Leonardo da Vinci
- Art (1999) ... Leonardo da Vinci (voice)
 1998 A Night at the Roxbury
Benny Zadir (uncredited)
 1998 Hurlyburly
 1998 Scar City
Lt. Laine Devon
 1996 Faithful
 1995 Jade
Matt Gavin
 1995 The Last Word
 1995 The Perez Family
Lt. John Pirelli
 1992 There Goes the Neighborhood
Lyle Corrente
 1992 Innocent Blood
 1991 Oscar
 1990 Sydney (TV Series)
- Love Ya, Babe (1990) ... Tony
 1989 Wiseguy (TV Series)
Peter Alatorre / Sal Rosselli
- How Will They Remember Me? (1989) ... Sal Rosselli
 1989 Peter Gunn (TV Movie)
 1989 Valerie (TV Series)
- Viva Las Vegas (1989) ... Leslie
 1989 Dallas (TV Series)
- He-e-ere's Papa! (1989) ... Frank
 1989 1st & Ten: The Championship (TV Series)
- Duty Calls (1989) ... Al
 1987 Glory Years (TV Movie)
 1987 Matlock (TV Series)
MP Sgt. Marcy
- The Court-Martial: Part 2 (1987) ... MP Sgt. Marcy
 1986 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Sonny Cappelito
- Bald Ambition (1986) ... Sonny Cappelito
 1985 The Last Dragon
Hood #2
 1984 Home Free All
Truck Highjacker
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TV commercial: Vanilla Coke with Sven-Ole Thorsen (2002). See more »

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I think the lessons I learned growing up in the streets in the Bronx were never tip your hand too soon. Always keep your cards close to the vest. See more »


Although "A Bronx Tale" was his first play, he had written skits for a comedy troupe for about four or five years prior to that. See more »


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