• Joe  Pesci

    Joe Pesci

    Born on February 9th, 1943

    From Newark, New Jersey

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Goodfellas Poster

Goodfellas

A young man grows up in the mob and works very hard to advance himself through the ranks. He enjoys his life of money and luxury, but is oblivious to the horror that he causes. A drug addiction and a few mistakes ultimately unravel his climb to the top. Based on the book "Wiseguy" by Nicholas Pileggi.

Golden Globe (1991)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Won
Actor in a Supporting Role
Raging Bull Poster

Raging Bull

The story of a middleweight boxer as he rises through ranks to earn his first shot at the middleweight crown. He falls in love with a gorgeous girl from the Bronx. The inability to express his feelings enters into the ring and eventually takes over his life. He eventually is sent into a downward spiral that costs him everything.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1981)
Won
Most Outstanding Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Golden Globe (1981)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role