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Joe Pantoliano

Joseph Peter "Joe" Pantoliano (born September 12, 1951) is an American film and television actor. He played the character of Ralph Cifaretto on The Sopranos, Bob Keane in La Bamba, Cypher in The Matrix, Teddy in Memento, Francis Fratelli in The Goonies, Guido "the Killer Pimp" in Risky Business, and Jennifer Tilly's violent mobster boyfriend, Caesar, in Bound. He also played US Marshall Renfro in both The Fugitive and U.S. Marshals. He is often referred to as "Joey Pants", due to the difficulty some have pronouncing his Italian surname. Description above from the Wikipedia article Joe Pantoliano, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 12, 1951 In Hoboken - New Jersey - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie From Here to Eternity 1979-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Sense8: A Christmas Special 2016-12-23
Known For
Poster of The Sopranos
Movie Sense8: A Christmas Special Michael Gorski 2016-12-23
Movie The Perfect Match Marty 2016-03-11
tv Sense8 Michael Gorski 2015-06-05
Movie The Identical Avi Hirshberg 2014-09-05
Movie Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life Oswald 2012-03-06
Movie The Legend of Secret Pass Chucksta 2010-12-05
Movie Cats & Dogs 2 : The Revenge of Kitty Galore Peek (voice) 2010-07-30
Movie Deadly Impact David Kaplow 2010-04-20
Movie Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Gabe Ugliano 2010-02-01
Movie Falling Up George 2009-09-29
Movie The Job Perriman 2009-09-26
Movie Wedding Daze Smitty 2006-09-09
Movie Unknown Bound Man 2006-11-03
Movie Canvas John Marino 2006-11-12
Movie The Moguls Some Idiot 2005-02-06
Movie Racing Stripes Goose (voice) 2005-01-06
tv Dr. Vegas 2004-09-24
Movie The Easter Egg Adventure Terrible Timothy Takit (voice) 2004-09-01
Movie Perfect Opposites Louis Carbonelli 2004-02-06
Movie Second Best 2004-01-01
tv The Handler Joe Renato 2003-09-26
Movie Bad Boys II Captain C. Howard 2003-07-18
Movie Daredevil Ben Urich 2003-02-14
Movie The Adventures of Pluto Nash Mogan 2002-08-15
Movie Ready to Rumble Titus Sinclair 2000-04-07
Movie Memento Teddy Gammell 2000-10-11
Movie New Blood 2000-06-20
tv Roswell Unknown 1999-10-06
Movie Taxman Al Benjamin 1999-09-16
Movie The Life Before This Jake Maclean 1999-09-15
Movie Black and White Bill King 1999-09-04
Movie The Matrix Cypher 1999-03-30
tv The Sopranos Ralph Cifaretto 1999-01-10
Movie Olive, the Other Reindeer Martini (voice) 1999-12-17
Movie Pitch Himself 1997-09-04
tv EZ Streets Jimmy Murtha 1996-10-27
Movie La Bamba Bob Keane 1987-07-24
Movie The Squeeze Norman 1987-07-10
Movie Amazon Women on the Moon Sy Swerdlow 1987-09-18
Movie Scenes From the Goldmine Manny Ricci 1987-08-08
Movie Empire of the Sun Frank Demarest 1987-12-09
Movie Running Scared Snake 1986-06-27
Movie The Goonies Francis Fratelli 1985-06-06
Movie The Mean Season Andy Porter 1985-02-15
Movie Robert Kennedy and His Times Roy Cohn 1985-01-27
Movie The Final Terror Eggar 1983-05-01
Movie Monsignor Pvt. Joe Musso 1982-10-22
Movie Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story Ray Neal 1980-11-05
Movie From Here to Eternity Pvt. Angelo Maggio 1979-01-01