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 getting cast in Miller's Crossing) Now, Miller's Crossing, of course, the story's out there and people know that the Coens had seen me in Death Of A Salesman years before and I was 150 pounds playing Howard. And this was four years later, 'cause I did that at 35 and now I was 39, and I received the script for Miller's Crossing and read the script cover-to-cover. It was one of those ...
directed Jon in a commercial for the Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. His first Broadway job was when he was 26 years old and was hired as standby for 45 year old Kenneth McMillan
in the original production of David Mamet's "American Buffalo".