(12/89-1/90) Stage: Played Dr. Chaim Weizmann
in "The Return", a play by Frederic Glover (12/89-1/90, Jewish Repertory Theatre, New York City, New York, USA).
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5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
[on his role as Corrado 'Uncle Junior' Soprano] About a week after my audition, one of the executive producers came in, kept me in a room for an hour and a half with different kinds of glasses. That helped me tremendously - subconsciously at first and then consciously. After the first couple of seasons I couldn't act without them. They were part of my makeup. Those glasses were my mask. We were ...
He has the distinction of being the only actor to appear in the greatest mobster movie series (as Johnny Ola in The Godfather: Part II
(1974)) and the greatest mobster TV series as a series regular (as Uncle Junior on The Sopranos
(1999)). Richard Bright
and Vittorio Duse
also appeared in both the Godfather series and "The Sopranos", although they aren't regular cast members of "The Sopranos".