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 The Rocketeer) I loved that movie. That was a lot of fun. That was a good experience because I loved those kinds of characters. That's the kind of stuff from the old Warners films or an old C.B. DeMille circus film. That was a big, bombastic guy. Plus, it was directed by Joe Johnston, who I was a fan of. I was a fan of his special-effects work. And I knew the leading man because he was ...
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.