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The oldest of three children, Frank Grillo was born in New York City, to an Italian-American family. He grew up in upstate New York, and got his first taste of acting in high school where he was in many plays. Frank was also a gifted athlete and his dream was to play sports professionally. Frank graduated from New York University with a business ... See full bio »

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 2015 Big Sky
 2015 Demonic
Detective Mark Lewis
 2013/I Homefront
Cyrus Hanks
 2013 Gangster Squad
Russo (uncredited)
 2012 Zero Dark Thirty
Squadron Commanding Officer
 2012 Lay the Favorite
 2011 The Grey
 2010 My Soul to Take
 2010/I Mother's Day
Daniel Sohapi
 2010 Edge of Darkness
Agent One
 2009 Blue Eyes
Bob Estevez
 2008 Pride and Glory
Eddie Carbone
 2008 iMurders
Joe Romano
 2003 April's Shower
 2002 Minority Report
Pre-Crime Cop
 1996 Deadly Charades
Vince Carlucci
 1993 Deadly Rivals
Det. Grogan (as Frank J. Grillo)
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Appeared in exercise video Autonomy: Power Abs (1994)

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Frank J. Grillo


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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[on performing in The Grey (2011) under adverse weather conditions] I'm limited in my talent, honestly, and you get out there the first day and it's 20 degrees below zero and you're like, 'Oh, it's gonna be easy to do this. I don't have to manufacture any emotions or feelings. All I have to do is know my lines.' Basically it's kind of actor-proof.


Son Rio Joseph Grillo was born on January 25, 2008. See more »



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