It’s impressive enough when an actor leaves a memorable mark on movies and TV shows, but to do so in both is a tremendous accomplishment. Paul Sorvino and Paul Sorvino have both appeared in major movies such as GoodfellasHe has also appeared on TV shows like Law & Order. Sadly, it’s been revealed that Sorvino has died at the age of 83.
The unfortunate news was shared by Paul Sorvino’s wife, Dee Dee Sorvino, on her Instagram page. Mira Davis was his first wife. Amanda and Michael were his children. The former two joined their father in the acting world. Dee Dee Sorvino didn’t share any specific details about his death, but you can read what she had to say about her late husband in the caption below:
Paul Sorvino was born April 13, 1939. He studied at The American Musical and Dramatic Academy to prepare for a career in professional acting. Sorvino was on Broadway by 1964. BajourIn the years that followed, he starred in many plays on Broadway and off Broadway. As far as his film and TV work goes, Sorvino made his big screen debut in 1970’s Where’s Poppa?Carl Reiner directed the show, and his first TV appearances were included. Streets of San Francisco, We’ll Get By Bert D’Angelo/SuperstarThe fact that the former two were short-lived proves that he was leading.
Jumping ahead past projects such Reds, The Stuff The oldest rookieThe 1990s were a significant period for Paul Sorvino. He was the star of Paulie Zicero’s 1990 film. Goodfellas(which Netflix subscribers can now watch) “Lips”Manlis in Dick TracyIn the immediate years, he was a star in several films. The RocketeerThis can be viewed by Disney+ subscribers The Firm, Nixon Romeo + JulietAmong other movies, In TV, Sorvino starred in the role of Sergeant Phil Cerreta. Law & OrderHe was unable to return to the NBC series, which he had starred in Seasons 2 & 3. It was evident that Sorvino was a master at playing cops and gangsters.
Looking to Paul Sorvino’s later years, some of this notable film appearances include Once Upon a Time in Queens, Take care of what you want, Rules Don’t Apply, Undercover Grandpa and 2021’s Birthday CakeThis was his final movie. Sorvino also made guest appearances on TV shows such as Elementary The GoldbergsHe was also seen as Frank Costello in two episodes of Epix. Godfather of Harlem. Sorvino’s death follows two months after his GoodfellasRay Liotta, Ray Liotta’s co-star, died at the age of 67. The news came several hours after it was first announced that. Titanic TronDavid Warner, actor, died at 80.
We here at CinemaBlend express our condolences to Paul Sorvino’s family and friends during this difficult time. He will be greatly missed.