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Frank Pellegrino (II) (1944–2017)

Frank Pellegrino was born on May 19, 1944 in East Harlem, New York City, New York, USA as Frank Joseph Pellegrino. He was an actor and producer, known for Goodfellas (1990), Cop Land (1997) and Mickey Blue Eyes (1999). He was married to Josephine Nicita. He died on January 31, 2017 in Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City. See full bio »

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Goodfellas Johnny Dio
Cop Land
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Mickey Blue Eyes
Manhattan Murder Mystery


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 2015 Odd Mom Out (TV Series)
- Wheels Down (2015) ... Ronaldo
 2012 Delivering the Goods
Mr. Quentin
 2008 What About Sal? (TV Short)
 2006 God's Gift (Short)
 2005 Carlito's Way: Rise to Power (Video)
Crooning Wiseguy
 2005 Brooklyn Lobster
Judge Astarita
 2003 Happy End
 2002 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Carl Pettijohn
- Homo Homini Lupis (2002) ... Carl Pettijohn
 2001 Third Watch (TV Series)
- After Time (2001)
 2001 Friends and Family
Mr. Torcelli
 2001 Big Apple (TV Series)
Howard Klein
- Episode #1.7 (2001) ... Howard Klein
- No Good Deed (2001) ... Howard Klein
- Pilot (2001) ... Howard Klein
 1999 18 Shades of Dust
Eddie Baggs
 1999 Mickey Blue Eyes
 1999 Scout's Honor (Short)
 1995-1999 Law & Order (TV Series)
Tony / Mr. Contini
- Tabula Rasa (1999) ... Tony
- Purple Heart (1995) ... Mr. Contini
 1998 Rear Window (TV Movie)
Physical Therapist
 1998 Celebrity
 1997 Silent Predator
Frank Cardelli
 1997 Dellaventura (TV Series)
- Fathers (1997)
 1997 F/X: The Series (TV Series)
Vincent Capriccio
- Unfinished Business (1997) ... Vincent Capriccio
 1997 Cop Land
 1996 Gotti (TV Movie)
Carmine Russo
 1996 Swift Justice (TV Series)
- Stones (1996) ... Carruthers
- Bad Medicine (1996) ... Carruthers
- Horses (1996) ... Carruthers
- Pilot (1996) ... Carruthers
 1996 On Seventh Avenue (TV Movie)
Romeo Vega / Attorney
 1995 The City (TV Series)
Joseph Soleito, Sr.
 1995 Tarantella
 1994 It Could Happen to You
Water's Edge Maitre D'
 1994 Angie
Uncle Marty
 1993 Mr. Wonderful
Man in Elevator
 1993 Manhattan Murder Mystery
 1990 Kojak: None So Blind (TV Movie)
 1989 True Blue (TV Series)
- Pilot: Part 1 (1989)
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Show Show Self (6 credits)

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Editor of "Rao's Cookbook: Over 100 Years of Italian Home Cooking" (1998). See more »

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Co-owner, with Frank Pellegrino Jr., of the popular restaurant, "Rao's", in New York City and at "Caesar's Palace" in Las Vegas. See more »

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