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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:
Première apparrition :
In the movie The Trap
Dernier projet:
Film The Irishman 2019-01-01
Connu pour
Poster of The Godfather and the Mob
Poster of Angels in America
Poster of Mario Puzo's The Godfather: The complete Novel for Television
Film The Trap 2019
Film The Irishman Jimmy Hoffa 2019-01-01
Film Paterno Joe Paterno 2018-04-07
Film Hangman Detective Archer 2017-12-22
Film The Pirates of Somalia Seymour Tolbin 2017-12-08
Film Manipulations Charles Abrams 2016-02-05
Film Manglehorn A.J. Manglehorn 2015-06-03
Film Imagine Danny Collins 2015-03-19
Film Cruising Electric / '80 archive 2014-01-17
Film En toute humilité - The Humbling Simon Axler 2014-03-26
Film Les Derniers Affranchis Valentine "Val" 2013-01-31
Film Wilde Salomé Himself / King Herod 2013-12-20
Film Salomé King Herod 2013-08-10
Film Phil Spector Phil Spector 2013-03-24
Film Casting By 2012-09-09
Film The Godfather Legacy Himself 2012-07-12
Film Jack et Julie Al Pacino 2011-11-11
Film Un flic pour cible Detective Stanford 2011-11-04
Film La vérité sur Jack Dr. Jack Kevorkian 2010-09-03
Film I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Himself 2009-01-16
Film La Loi et l'Ordre Rooster 2008-09-11
Film Ocean's 13 Willie Banks 2007-06-07
Film Brando Himself 2007-05-01
Film 88 minutes Jack Gramm 2007-02-14
Film The Godfather and the Mob (archive footage) 2006-04-25
Film Two for the Money Walter Abrams 2005-10-07
Film Le marchand de Venise Shylock 2004-09-03
Film La Recrue Walter Burke 2003-01-31
Series Celebrities Uncensored Unknown 2003-06-04
Film Amours Troubles Starkman 2003-08-01
Series Angels in America Roy Cohn 2003-12-07
Film Ultimate Fights from the Movies Tony Montana (Scarface) (archive footage) 2002-04-16
Film Insomnia Will Dormer 2002-05-24
Film Simone Viktor Taransky 2002-08-23
Film Influences Eli Wurman 2002-11-21
Film Chinese Coffee Harry Levine 2000-09-02
Film Révélations Lowell Bergman 2000-03-15
Film L'enfer du Dimanche Tony D'Amato 1999-12-16
Film The Making of 'Scarface' Himself 1998-03-31
Film L'Associé du Diable John Milton 1997-10-17
Film Donnie Brasco Benjamin 'Lefty' Ruggiero 1997-02-27
Film Pitch Himself 1997-09-04
Film City Hall Mayor John Pappas 1996-02-16
Film Heat Lt. Vincent Hanna 1996-02-21
Film Looking for Richard Himself/Richard III 1996-10-11
Film Instant de bonheur Gitano Sabatoni 1995-10-22
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Film L'Impasse Carlito Brigante 1993-11-10
Film Le Temps d'un week-end Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade 1992-12-23
Film Glengarry Glen Ross Ricky Roma 1992-09-15
Film Le Parrain, 3ème partie Don Michael Corleone 1991-03-27
Film In bed with Madonna Himself 1991-05-10
Film Frankie et Johnny Johnny 1991-10-18
Film The Local Stigmatic Graham 1990-01-01
Film Dick Tracy Big Boy Caprice 1990-06-15
Film The Godfather Family: A Look Inside Himself 1990-07-12
Film Mélodie pour un meurtre Frank Keller 1989-09-15
Film Revolution Tom Dobb 1985-12-25
Film Scarface Tony Montana 1983-12-08
Film Avec les compliments de l'auteur Ivan Travalian 1982-06-18
Film Cruising : La Chasse Steve Burns 1980-09-23
Film Justice pour tous Arthur Kirkland 1979-10-19
Film Bobby Deerfield Bobby 1977-09-27
Series Mario Puzo's The Godfather: The complete Novel for Television Don Michael Corleone 1977-11-12
Film Un après-midi de chien Sonny 1975-08-11
Film Le Parrain, 2ème partie Don Michael Corleone 1974-12-20
Film Serpico Officer Frank Serpico 1973-12-05
Film L'épouvantail Francis Lionel 'Lion' Delbuchi 1973-04-11
Film Le Parrain Michael Corleone 1972-03-15
Film Panique à Needle Park Bobby 1971-07-13
Film Me, Natalie Tony 1969-07-13
Series Cérémonie des Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18
Series The Emmy Awards Unknown 1949-01-25