Tony Sirico is a well known American actor, who got fame from the character of Pauie “Walnuts” Gualtieri, in The Sopranos. Tony also appeared in many films of Woody Allen. But he died on July 8,2022.
In this post, we are going to describe Tony’s early life, career, net worth, bio, and other details.
Tony Sirico: Early Life
Tony Sirico was born on 29 July, 1942, in New York. His real name is Gennaro Anthony Sirico Jr. His brother Robert Sirico, is co-founder of free-market Action Institute. From his childhood he was arrested many times for acts like robbery, assault, and misbehaving.
In 190 he was caught from a hotel with a .32 calibre gun and for another criminal action he was imprisoned for four years. Once he was arrested with so many drugs. After 1989 he appeared in the documentary film “The Big Bang” Tony spoke everything about himself.
Tony Sirico: Career
He started his acting debut in 1974 with Crazy Joe, and his first acting coach was Michael Gazzo. Goodfellas, Mob Queen, Mighty Aphrodite, Love and Money, Fingers, The One Man Jury, Defiance, The Last Fight, Innocent Blood, Bullets over Broadway, The Pick-up Artist, Gotti, The Search for One-eye Jimmy, Cop Land, Turn of Faith, Hello Again, Mickey Blue Eyes, and Wonder Wheel are Tony’s best known films.
In Dead President and Deconstructing Harry, he plays the policeman character. His most appreciated movie is The Sopranos, for which he won Emmy awards. Actually Tony auditioned for Uncle Junior but Dominic was already selected for that role. Then Director Davis Chase offered his Paulie Gualtieri role and he played.
In 2013, Family Guy’s Vinny character, also voiced by Tony, is a dog. “Stewie, Chris, & Brian’s Excellent Adventure”, show Sirico appeared for one episode. Again Tony played Vinny in season 15 premiere, “The Boys in The Band”. In 2018, Tony casted again with the team of The Sopranos for Sarah .
Tony Sirico: Personal Life
When it comes to personal life Tony remains quiet. So most of his personal life was never disclosed on social media. But we come to know that Tony has two children Joanne and Richard. As we know anything else we will update you soon.
Tony Sirico: Achievements
Tony was nominated many times and won Screen Actor Guild awards for his The Sperons and once he won Emmy Awards. Tony’s television appearance was also appreciable. He worked in many series and shows.
Tony Sirico: Net worth
Tony appeared in 89 episodes of The Sopranos and he earned a good salary. Aside from this he also cast movies and shows. Tony’s net worth is estimated at $ 8 million.
Tony Sirico: Reason Behind Death
Sirico, a charming actor, died on 8 July 2022. This is unbelievable but he died in his House at Florida at an age of 79, just before 12 dates of his 80th birthday. From a long time Toy was suffering from Dementia, no other reason was suggested for his death.
R.I.P. Tony Sirico, a fucking legend. A real-life gangster who cleaned up his life, took several small parts in New York gangster movies (including Tony Stacks in Goodfellas), and then got the role of a lifetime as Paulie Walnuts. This week sucks. pic.twitter.com/kc8OLJDKT5
— William Friedkin Truths (@LazlosGhost) July 8, 2022
Tony Sirico: Biography
|Real Name||Gennaro Anthony Sirico Jr.|
|Date of Birth||29 July 1942|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Death||8 July 2022|
|Net Worth||$ 8 Million|
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