Facts of Tony Sirico
|Full Name||Tony Sirico|
|Birth Name||Gennaro Anthony Sirico Jr.|
|Birth City||New York City|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Mother Name||Marie Sirico|
|No Of Children||2|
|Sibilings||Robert Sirico and Rev. Robert Sirico|
|Filmography||The Sopranos,Goodfellas,Mighty Aphrodite,Café Society|
|Date of Birth||July 29,1942|
What Is The Net Worth Of Actor Tony Sirico?
Popular for the portrayal of Paulie 'Walnuts' Gualtieri on the crime drama television series The Sopranos (1999-2007), Tony Sirico is an American actor. Similarly, he is also known for his various role: Tony Stacks on Goodfellas, Boxing Trainer in Mighty Aphrodite, and Vito in Café Society.
As of 2020, Tony Sirico has an estimated net worth of $10 million. In 2006, the actor earned a salary of $85,000 from the TV show The Sopranos.
Acting Journey So Far
Tony Sirico began his acting career playing the role of Richard Castellano in 1974 film Crazy Joe. The same year, he earned gangsters roles in numerous movies Goodfellas, Mob Queen, Love and Money, Fingers, The One Man Jury, and others.
Additionally, Tony also appeared in other films like Innocent Blood, Bullets over Broadway, The Pick-up Artist, Gotti, The Search for One-eye Jimmy, Cop Land, Mickey Blue Eyes, and Hello Again. Similarly, he also earned the limelight for playing the portraying policemen in movies Deconstructing Harry and Dead Presidents.
Later in 2023, Sirico replaced Brian Griffin after his death (in the show) and gave his voice to the character Vinny Griffin in an animated sitcom Family Guy.
Furthermore, 77 years old actor became a notable part of movies and TV series such as Cosby, The Fairly Odd Parents, Chuck, Gangster’s Actors Guild, Café Society, Police Squad, Miami Vice, The Sopranos, and many more.
Similarly, his recent acting credits include Taxi Brooklyn, The Grinder, American Dad!, Wonder Wheel, Sarah Q, Street Justice, and others. Tony’s 2020 onwards post-production projects include films, Super Athlete, and Respect the Jux.
Any Charity Work?
Café Society star Sirico is an ambassador of the Wounded Warrior Project. Similarly, he donates for the charity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Tony Sirico was born Gennaro Anthony Sirico Jr. on July 29, 1942, in New York City, the United States. Almost his entire life was spent with his mother, Marie Sirico; however, the identity of his father is yet not revealed.
5 feet 8 inches tall star has two siblings. One of his brothers, Robert Sirico, is co-founder of the free-market Acton Institute and Catholic priest while the other is Rev. Robert Sirico.
Is Tony Sirico Married?
Talking about Tony’s relationship status, he is happily married. The actor prefers keeping his wife low key as her identity is yet unavailable to the media.
The couple lives a blissful and lavish life in Brooklyn with their children. The duo shares two children, a son named Richard Sirico and the daughter, Joeanna Sirico.
Gangster’s Actors Guild actor Tony has a criminal past. He stole nickles from the newspaper stand and arrested when he was only 7 years old. In 1967, he was found guilty after he robbed Brooklyn’s after-hour club.
In 1967, Sirico was sentenced to jail for 13 months. While he was in prison serving 20 months, in 1971, the performance group of ex-cons, Theatre of the Forgotten, came for the criminals' entertainment. The program gave him new hope and dream in his life, and he finally started doing what he was born to do--acting.