Polito appeared on Broadway in American Buffalo (1977), Curse of the Aching Heart (1982), Total Abandon (1983) and the 1984 revival of Death of a Salesman (which was broadcast on CBS in 1985) and also starred in the original Hartford Stage Company production of Other People's Money opposite Mercedes Ruehl.
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(2011, on Marlon Brando's behavior during The Freshman shoot) Brando was on that set for that whole shoot. I'd never seen anything like it. People used to say he would fly in for a week, fly out for other movies. That movie, he was there. He stayed. He was there and he was working a lot and he was having a really great time. And then we shot in New York. He was terrific then. But we were back in ...
Attended Villanova University on a drama scholarship, graduating on the Dean's list. From there, he began a successful lengthy run on the New York stage both off and on Broadway.