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Joe Pantoliano

An American film and television actor. He played the character of Ralph Cifaretto on The Sopranos, Bob Keane in La Bamba, Cypher in The Matrix, Teddy in Memento, Francis Fratelli in The Goonies, Guido "the Killer Pimp" in Risky Business, and Jennifer Tilly's violent mobster boyfriend, Caesar, in Bound. He also played US Marshall Renfro in both The Fugitive and U.S. Marshals. He is often referred to as "Joey Pants", due to the difficulty some have pronouncing his Italian surname. Description above from the Wikipedia article Joe Pantoliano, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 12, 1951 In Hoboken, New Jersey, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series M*A*S*H 1972-09-17
Latest Project:
Movie Hide and Seek 2021-11-19
Known For
Poster of Memento
Poster of The Matrix
Poster of Bad Boys
Poster of The Fanelli Boys
Movie Hide and Seek Collin Carmichael 2021-11-19
Movie Eggs Terrible Timothy Takit 2021-04-20
Movie Bad Boys for Life Captain Howard 2020-01-15
Series Tacoma FD Eddie Penisi Sr. 2019-03-28
Movie From the Vine Marco Gentile 2019-12-27
Movie Feast of the Seven Fishes Uncle Frankie 2019-11-15
Movie The Brawler Al Braverman 2018-01-19
Movie Happy Anniversary Aldo 2018-03-30
Movie Lake Placid: Legacy Henderson 2018-05-28
Movie Random Tropical Paradise Vincent Gambazzo 2017-06-09
Movie Just Getting Started Joey 2017-12-01
Movie The Perfect Match Marty 2016-03-11
Series MacGyver Eric Andrews 2016-09-23
Series Sense8 Michael Gorski 2015-06-05
Movie The Identical Avi Hirshberg 2014-09-05
Movie Loosies Carl 2012-02-01
Movie Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life Oswald 2012-03-06
Movie Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Gabe Ugliano 2010-02-01
Movie Deadly Impact David Kaplow 2010-04-20
Movie Making of a Cult Classic: The Unauthorized Story of 'The Goonies' Himself 2010-07-13
Movie The Legend of Secret Pass Chuckster (voice) 2010-10-14
Movie Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore Peek (voice) 2010-07-28
Movie The Job Perriman 2009-09-26
Movie No Kidding, Me Too! Himself 2009-01-01
Movie Falling Up George 2009-09-29
Movie The Dream is Always the Same: The Story of Risky Business 2008-09-16
Movie The Amateurs Some Idiot 2006-04-28
Movie Wedding Daze Smitty 2006-09-09
Movie Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector Mayor M.T. Gunn 2006-03-24
Movie Deceit Anthony 2006-10-22
Movie Canvas John Marino 2006-11-12
Movie Unknown Bound Man 2006-11-03
Movie Racing Stripes Goose (voice) 2005-01-06
Series But Can They Sing? 2005-10-30
Movie Second Best 2004-01-01
Series Dr. Vegas 2004-09-24
Movie Perfect Opposites Louis Carbonelli 2004-02-06
Movie The Easter Egg Adventure Terrible Timothy Takit (voice) 2004-09-01
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie Daredevil Ben Urich 2003-02-14
Series The Handler Joe Renato 2003-09-26
Movie Bad Boys II Captain C. Howard 2003-07-18
Movie The Adventures of Pluto Nash Mogan 2002-08-15
Series Good Day Live Unknown 2001-09-17
Movie Cats & Dogs Peek (voice) 2001-07-04
Movie Ready to Rumble Titus Sinclair 2000-04-07
Movie A Better Way to Die Flash 2000-01-01
Movie Memento John Edward "Teddy" Gammell 2000-10-11
Movie Black and White Bill King 1999-09-04
Movie The Matrix Cypher 1999-03-30
Movie The Life Before This Jake Maclean 1999-09-15
Series The Sopranos Ralph Cifaretto 1999-01-10
Movie New Blood Hellman 1999-11-15
Movie Olive, the Other Reindeer Martini (voice) 1999-12-17
Movie Taxman Al Benjamin 1999-09-16
Series Roswell Kal Langley 1999-10-06
Movie Making 'The Matrix' Himself 1999-09-21
Movie U.S. Marshals Cosmo Renfro 1998-03-06
Movie Hoods Charlie Flynn 1998-08-05
Series Godzilla: The Series Victor 'Animal' Palotti 1998-09-12
Movie Top of the World Vince Castor 1998-09-29
Movie Tinseltown Arnie 1997-01-01
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Pitch Himself 1997-09-04
Movie Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Ice Det. Meyer Meyer 1996-02-18
Series Arliss Unknown 1996-08-10
Movie Natural Enemy Stuart 1996-12-31
Movie Bound Caesar 1996-09-13
Series EZ Streets Jimmy Murtha 1996-10-27
Movie Bad Boys Captain Howard 1995-04-07
Movie Congo Eddie Ventro (uncredited) 1995-06-09
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1995-03-26
Movie The Last Word Doc 1995-08-27
Movie The Immortals Pete 1995-10-05
Movie Steal Big Steal Little Eddie Agopian 1995-09-29
Movie Robot in the Family The Father 1994-03-02
Movie Dangerous Heart Barclay 1994-02-02
Movie Teresa's Tattoo Bruno 1994-03-15
Movie The Flight of the Dove Attorney Brezner 1994-06-10
Movie Baby's Day Out Norby 1994-07-01
Series Beethoven Sparky (voice) 1994-09-10
Movie Three of Hearts Mickey 1993-04-30
Movie The Fugitive Cosmo Renfro 1993-08-06
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Me and the Kid Roy 1993-10-22
Movie Calendar Girl Harvey Darpinian 1993-09-03
Movie Through the Eyes of a Killer Jerry 1992-09-30
Series Highlander: The Series Doctor Wilder 1992-10-03
Movie Zandalee Gerri 1991-05-09
Movie The Last of the Finest Wayne Gross 1990-03-09
Movie Downtown White 1990-01-12
Movie Short Time Scalese 1990-05-04
Movie El Diablo Kid Durango 1990-07-22
Series The Fanelli Boys Dominic Fanelli 1990-09-08
Movie Backstreet Dreams Paul Antangeli 1990-09-29
Movie Nightbreaker Sgt. Jack Russell 1989-03-08
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series Tales from the Crypt Ulric 1989-06-10
Movie The In Crowd Perry Parker 1988-02-01
Movie Midnight Run Eddie Moscone 1988-07-20
Movie Rock 'N Roll Mum Ronnie 1988-02-07
Movie La Bamba Bob Keane 1987-07-24
Movie The Squeeze Norman 1987-07-10
Movie Amazon Women on the Moon Sy Swerdlow 1987-09-18
Movie Scenes From the Goldmine Manny Ricci 1987-08-08
Movie The China Odyssey: Empire of the Sun Himself 1987-12-30
Movie Empire of the Sun Frank Demarest 1987-12-09
Series Beverly Hills Buntz Unknown 1987-11-05
Movie Running Scared Snake 1986-06-27
Series L.A. Law Unknown 1986-09-15
Movie L.A. Law: Pilot Ralph Cavanaugh 1986-09-15
Movie The Mean Season Andy Porter 1985-02-15
Series Robert Kennedy & His Times Roy Cohn 1985-01-27
Movie The Goonies Francis Fratelli 1985-06-07
Series Amazing Stories Unknown 1985-09-29
Movie The Final Terror Eggar 1983-05-01
Movie Risky Business Guido 1983-08-05
Series Hardcastle and McCormick Unknown 1983-09-18
Series The Hitchhiker Unknown 1983-11-01
Movie Eddie and the Cruisers Doc Robbins 1983-09-23
Movie Monsignor Pvt. Joe Musso 1982-10-22
Series Hill Street Blues Unknown 1981-01-15
Series Simon & Simon Unknown 1981-11-24
Movie Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story Ray Neal 1980-11-05
Movie The Idolmaker Gino Pilato 1980-11-14
Series From Here to Eternity Private Angelo Maggio 1979-02-14
Series Hart to Hart Unknown 1979-09-22
Series Free Country 1978-06-24
Movie More Than Friends Ralph 1978-10-20
Series M*A*S*H Unknown 1972-09-17