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Joseph Pilato


Born in the Italian section of East Boston to a hardworking Italian family (his father was professional trombonist with the Les Brown Orchestra), Pilato admits that his flair for performing was discovered quite by accident, when he became an alter boy. Still, it wasn't until his college years that he took the big step towards honing his love for ... See full bio »

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Known For

Day of the Dead
(1985)
Pulp Fiction
Pulp Fiction Dean Martin
(1994)
Dawn of the Dead
Dawn of the Dead Officer at Police Dock
(1978)
Effects
Effects Dominic
(1980)

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 2017 Shhhh
Red Harling
 2016/I The Chair
Security Guard
 2016/I Parasites
Wilde
 2016 Ihailed
 2015 Night of the Living Dead: Darkest Dawn
Harry Cooper (voice)
 2010 The Black Box
Daniel Carson
 2003 The Ghouls
Lewis (as Joseph Rhodes)
 2000 Digimon: The Movie
MetalGreymon (voice)
 1999 Bloodbath
 1999 Black Angel Vol. 2 (English version, voice)
 1999 The Last Seduction II
Marvin Dishman (as Josef Pilato)
 1998 Music from Another Room
Carlo (as Josef Pilato)
 1998 Visions
NSA Agent #1
 1997 Snake Skin Jacket
Gazzari (as Josef Pilato)
 1997 Wishmaster
Mickey Torelli (as Josef Pilato)
 1996 Neon Signs
Boto
 1995 Fatal Passion
 1995 The Demolitionist
Boxer (as Josef Pilato)
 1994 Pulp Fiction
Dean Martin (as Josef Pilato)
 1993 The Evil Inside Me
Fulvio
 1990 Empire of the Dark
Guy Zupan
 1990 Alienator
Tech #2
 1989 Shooters
Sgt. Plato (as Joe Pilot)
 1986 Gung Ho
Union Member
 1985 Day of the Dead
Rhodes (as Joe Pilato)
 1981 Knightriders
Disgruntled Fair Worker (as Joseph F. Pilato)
 1980 Effects
Dominic (as Joseph F. Pilato)
 1978 Dawn of the Dead
Officer at Police Dock (as Joe Pilato)
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Alternate Names:

Joe Palato | Joe Pilato | Josef Pilato | Joseph F. Pilato | Joe Pilot | Joseph Rhodes

Height:

5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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Trivia:

He got the lead role in Effects (1980) when he had to drive his girlfriend to an audition that he knew nothing about. Disgruntled about the audition, they needed someone to read with her. He read and she ended up not getting a part. They re-wrote the entire lead role for him. See more »

Nickname:

Joe

Star Sign:

Pisces

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