Facts of Joe Pesci
|Full Name||Joe Pesci|
|Birth Name||Joseph Frank Pesci|
|Birth City||Newark, New Jersey|
|Father Name||Angelo Pesci|
|Mother Name||Mary Pesci|
|No Of Children||1|
|Filmography||Once Upon a Time in America,Raging Bull|
|Education||Belleville High School|
|Date of Birth||February 9,1943|
Roots Of Joe Pesci
Joe Pesci aka Joseph Frank Pesci was born on 9 February 1943 in Newark, New Jersey the United States. He was born in an American family to parents Angelo and Mary Pesci.
Pesci was born in a middle-class family. His father was a bartender and mother was a barber. As of 2019, Joe Pesci is 76 years old. He graduated from Belleville High School.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Joe Pesci?
Joe Pesci is estimated to have a net worth of $50 million as of 2019. He mainly earns from his professional career as an American actor and musician.
Salary From His Acting Career
Joe Pesci is noted for his roles in movies and TV series like Goodfellas, Raging Bull, My Cousin Vinny, Casino, Home Alone, The Super, Once Upon a Time in America, Half Nelson, The Lucy Show, and many others.
A reliable source reported that Pesci was reported to take the salary of $3 million to $3.5 million per movie.
Income From Movie Budget And Box Office Collection
|Movies||Box Office Collection||Budget|
|Lethal Weapon 2||$227.9 million||$50 million|
|Man on Fire||$130.3 million||$70 million|
|Moonwalker||Over $67 million||$60 million|
|Lethal Weapon 4||$285.4 million||$140 million|
|The Good Shepherd||$99.4 million||$110 million|
A site cited, Pesci was paid the paycheck of $3 million for performing in Lethal Weapon 4 and $3.5 million payrolls for appearing in movie Jimmy Hollywood.
In 1999, the Lethal Weapon franchise star announced his retirement from the acting industry so that he can focus on his rising musical career. He is set to be appearing in the crime film The Irishman alongside Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, and Ray Romano.
For his performances and skills, he won some notable awards like Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor, and BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles.
After he took on his musical career, he has released popular songs like Wise Guy, Yo Cousin Vinny, Take Your Love and Shove It, Old Man Time and many others from noted albums including Vincent LaGuardia Gambini Sings Just for You, Little Joe Sure Can Sing! and Can You Fix the Way I Talk for Christmas?
A source reported that he has been supporting charitable foundations like H.O.M.E., Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation, Melanoma Research Foundation, and Screen Actors Guild Foundation.
Lavish And Luxurious Life Of Joe Pesci
Joe bought a home for his mother who is lives in West Point Island. The West Point Island is surrounded by a waterfront view.
The house is 2,392 square feet long and has four bedrooms, two bathrooms and a garage for two cars. It stands out in the humble neighborhood, with nearly one-third of an acre lot size of the home and a big backyard pool.
He is reportedly selling his house for more than $6 million.
Pesci owns a Chevrolet worth at the price of between $38 thousand to $60 thousand.
What Is Joe Pesci's Relationship Status?
As of now, Joe Pesci is allegedly single. Previously, he was married to Claudia Haro. He was in a marital relationship with Haro for around 5 years. They exchanged the vows on 7 September 1988 and called off their marriage in 1992.
The ex-couple was blessed with a child; Tiffany Pesci. Prior to his ex-wife Haro, Pesci was engaged to Angie Everhart in 2007 but separated a year later in 2006.
Regarding his other relationships, the Aquarius-born actor turned musician was in romantic affairs with Allison Giannini and Leighanne Littrell.
Is Joe Pesci Italian?
Joe Pesci holds an American Nationality and belongs to a mixed ethnic group from Italian Descent.
He stands 5 feet 3 inches (160 cm) in height and weighs 76 kg (167 pounds). Back in 2011, Pesci filed a lawsuit against Fiore Films for $3 million after he was not given his fair salary. In the lawsuit he stated that he gained around 30 kg (14 pounds) for the movie, Gotti.