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Al Pacino

Alfredo James "Al" Pacino (born April 25, 1940) is an American film and stage actor and director. He is famous for playing mobsters, including Michael Corleone in The Godfather trilogy, Tony Montana in Scarface, Alphonse "Big Boy" Caprice in Dick Tracy and Carlito Brigante in Carlito's Way, though he has also appeared several times on the other side of the law — as a police officer, detective and a lawyer. His role as Frank Slade in Scent of a Woman won him the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1992 after receiving seven previous Oscar nominations. He made his feature film debut in the 1969 film Me, Natalie in a minor supporting role, before playing the leading role in the 1971 drama The Panic in Needle Park. Pacino made his major breakthrough when he was given the role of Michael Corleone in The Godfather in 1972, which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. Other Oscar nominations for Best Supporting Actor were for Dick Tracy and Glengarry Glen Ross. Oscar nominations for Best Actor include The Godfather Part II, Serpico, Dog Day Afternoon, the court room drama ...And Justice for All and Scent of a Woman. In addition to a career in film, he has also enjoyed a successful career on stage, picking up Tony Awards for Does a Tiger Wear a Necktie? and The Basic Training of Pavlo Hummel. His love of Shakespeare led him to direct his first film with Looking for Richard, a part documentary on the play Richard III. Pacino has received numerous lifetime achievement awards, including one from the American Film Institute. He is a method actor, taught mainly by Lee Strasberg and Charlie Laughton at the Actors Studio in New York. Although he has never married, Pacino has had several relationships with actresses and has three children. Description above from the Wikipedia article Al Pacino, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Apr 25, 1940 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Trap
Latest Project:
Pelicula Once Upon a Time in Hollywood 2019-07-26
Known For
Poster of The Irishman
Poster of Policías de Queens
Poster of Éxito a cualquier precio
Poster of El Padrino. Parte III
Pelicula The Trap 2019
Pelicula The Irishman Jimmy Hoffa 2019-01-01
Pelicula Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Marvin Shwarz 2019-07-26
Pelicula Paterno Joe Paterno 2018-04-07
Pelicula Los Piratas De Somalia Seymour Tolbin 2017-12-08
Pelicula El juego del ahorcado Detective Archer 2017-12-22
Pelicula Corrupción y poder Charles Abrams 2016-02-05
Pelicula Señor Manglehorn A.J. Manglehorn 2015-06-03
Pelicula Nunca es tarde Danny Collins 2015-03-19
Pelicula Cruising Electric (1980) archive 2014-01-17
Pelicula La sombra del actor Simon Axler 2014-03-26
Pelicula Wilde Salomé Himself / King Herod 2013-12-20
Pelicula Tipos legales Valentine "Val" 2013-01-31
Pelicula Phil Spector Phil Spector 2013-03-24
Pelicula Salomé King Herod 2013-08-10
Pelicula Casting By 2012-09-09
Pelicula The Godfather Legacy Himself 2012-07-12
Pelicula Policías de Queens Detective Stanford 2011-11-04
Pelicula Jack y su gemela Al Pacino 2011-11-11
Pelicula No conoces a Jack Dr. Jack Kevorkian 2010-04-14
Pelicula Descubriendo a John Cazale Himself 2009-01-16
Pelicula Asesinato justo Rooster 2008-09-11
Pelicula 88 minutos Jack Gramm 2007-02-14
Pelicula Brando Himself 2007-05-01
Pelicula Ocean's Thirteen Willy Bank 2007-06-06
Pelicula The Godfather and the Mob (archive footage) 2006-04-25
Pelicula Apostando al limite Walter Abrams 2005-10-07
Pelicula El mercader de Venecia Shylock 2004-09-03
Pelicula La prueba Walter Burke 2003-01-31
Pelicula Una relación peligrosa Starkman 2003-08-01
Series Celebrities Uncensored Unknown 2003-06-04
Series Angeles en America Roy Cohn 2003-12-07
Pelicula Ultimate Fights from the Movies Tony Montana (Scarface) (archive footage) 2002-04-16
Pelicula Insomnio Will Dormer 2002-05-24
Pelicula Simone Viktor Taransky 2002-08-23
Pelicula Relaciones confidenciales Eli Wurman 2002-11-21
Pelicula Chinese Coffee Harry Levine 2000-09-02
Pelicula Un domingo cualquiera Tony D'Amato 1999-12-16
Pelicula El dilema (The Insider) Lowell Bergman 1999-10-28
Pelicula The Making of 'Scarface' Himself 1998-03-31
Pelicula Donnie Brasco Benjamin 'Lefty' Ruggiero 1997-02-27
Pelicula Pitch Himself 1997-09-04
Pelicula Pactar con el diablo John Milton 1997-10-17
Pelicula Looking for Richard Himself/Richard III 1996-10-11
Pelicula City Hall (La sombra de la corrupción) Mayor John Pappas 1996-02-16
Pelicula Two Bits Gitano Sabatoni 1995-10-22
Pelicula Heat Lt. Vincent Hanna 1995-12-15
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Pelicula Atrapado por su pasado Carlito Brigante 1993-11-10
Pelicula Éxito a cualquier precio Ricky Roma 1992-09-15
Pelicula Esencia de mujer Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade 1992-12-23
Pelicula En la cama con Madonna Himself 1991-05-10
Pelicula Frankie y Johnny Johnny 1991-10-18
Pelicula Dick Tracy Big Boy Caprice 1990-04-05
Pelicula The Local Stigmatic Graham 1990-01-01
Pelicula El Padrino. Parte III Don Michael Corleone 1990-12-24
Pelicula The Godfather Family: A Look Inside Himself 1990-07-12
Pelicula Melodía de seducción Frank Keller 1989-09-15
Pelicula Revolución Tom Dobb 1985-12-25
Pelicula El precio del poder Tony Montana 1983-12-08
Pelicula Author! Author! Ivan Travalian 1982-06-18
Pelicula A la caza Steve Burns 1980-05-06
Pelicula Justicia para todos Arthur Kirkland 1979-10-19
Series Mario Puzo's The Godfather: The complete Novel for Television Don Michael Corleone 1977-11-12
Pelicula Un instante, una vida Bobby 1977-09-27
Pelicula Tarde de perros Sonny Wortzik 1975-08-11
Pelicula El Padrino. Parte II Don Michael Corleone 1974-12-20
Pelicula Serpico Officer Frank Serpico 1973-12-05
Pelicula El espantapájaros Francis Lionel 'Lion' Delbuchi 1973-04-11
Pelicula El Padrino Michael Corleone 1972-03-14
Pelicula Pánico en Needle Park Bobby 1971-07-13
Pelicula Me, Natalie Tony 1969-07-13
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Unknown 1953-03-18
Series The Emmy Awards Unknown 1949-01-25