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Paul Sorvino Biography

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Paul Sorvino's facts

Date of Birth April 13, 1939
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Divorced
Children 3
Education at Lafayette High School, and American Musical and Dramatic Academy.
Salary N/a
Net Worth(s) N/A
Name on Birth Paul Anthony Sorvino
Divorce yes
Address Pocono Mountains.
Religion Christainity
Nick Name Mr. Authority
Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

A phenomenally talented actor, Paul Anthony Sorvino is known to the world as  Paulie Cicero, a true-to-life portrayal from the blockbuster hit of 1990, Goodfellas. Prior to this role getting him the applause and appreciations of the audience as well as the critics, Sorvino was an active stage and theatre actor. He has played supportive roles on the major hits like Law & Order and A Touch of Class to his name. From there Paul was able to land the leading role and the worldwide fame to his name, that being the courtesy of adaptations to film of the Bloodbrothers where he showcased how far he can get real in acting.

Born on the 13th of April, 1939 in the heart of Brookelyn, New York, Sorvino’s father had the job of one foreman in a robe factory and his mother used to work as a part-time piano teacher and a homemaker. Having to share the family with his inspirational parents, all supportive of him, he could not have been more gifted and asked for anything more than their care and support. He was at the Lafayette High School till his early age and the rest of his schooling did happen in American Musical and Dramatic Academy. A local theatre company saw him evolve as an amateur theatre artist and OffBroadway performer.

A peek into his career, Paul had a very early start to his film career when being cast in the 1970 release, Where’s Poppa?, which had many offers coming to him after his heart-catching performance in the movie. But this was just an early kick-start and was a mere glimpse for the industry which had to see what was in store for it. He has said that his’ was the most dramatically yet successful career in acting. During his time as a model, he did appear in some relatively famous movie campaigns of the 2007 airing. But that was not all, the feature in the 1971 love-based movie Made For Each Other had him entitled as ‘One successful Star’ which saw his collections of varied emotions that he had in store to release. It was not long that his acting career did take an amazing turn as he started to come in the TV-series as well. King Lear saw him gather more prominence and also the much aspired international fame. With the lead role in the “Glamber” a majestic film along with one of the famous award winning directors, saw him as the ‘Law Man’ which became the top grossing film with the ‘Political’ title of all time. A part in the film with that success is sure to have him appear him in the latter series. It was time for his aspirations to take him to aspect the roles of Authority Figures in the latter of his working series when the star wanted to step into the Law-based roles. He has now got the name of the “Authority Star”. And has had the thing that he aspired to hail, ‘The Emmys’’. Then it was all flying colors for Paul as he got the lead in Still Standing from Fox and did get the worldwide recognition that he always wished and aspired for.

A professional life was one with seldom of the struggles for Sorvino but was the personal the same is still a question. The sets of work were said to come of joy to the star as he was said to have been romantically linked with Lorraine Davis, a British equestrian star. But the relationship did not last long as per the couple had been going through hurdles and had to terminate their marriage. And again Paul went onto marry Vanessa Arico, an aspiring actress and model, but the status of the relationship remained the same with her and the couple got divorced in 1996 and now are said to have been getting up for another try.

Paul Sorvino has come a long way to achieve success. This down-to-earth guy has had the awards and nominations on many different occasions and stages of his career and even in the Golden Globe. He wants the world to either love what they do or do what they love as he takes his acting career as the first and the most wanted love of his life. He can be searched for his bio in wiki and other sites. Also he can be followed on twitter, facebook, and instragram where he is seen active.