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Tony Sirico

Actor

Born - 29 July 1942, New York City, USA
Died - 8 July 2022

Stern-looking, dark-haired American actor with high forehead, born Gerano Sirico Jr, and often cast as Italianate gangsters, notably as 'Walnuts' in the TV crime drama The Sopranos. Jailed on extortion charges in 1971, he turned to an acting career and entered films in his early thirties: Crazy Joe (1974), Hughes and Harlow: Angels in Hell (1977), Fingers (1978), Hoodlums (1980), The Pick-up Artist (1987), Cookie (1989), GoodFellas (1990), 29th Street (1991), Innocent Blood (1992), Romeo is Bleeding (1993), Bullets Over Broadway (1994), Mighty Aphrodite (1995), Cop Land (1997), Mickey Blue Eyes (1999), Smokin' Stogies (2001), Turn of Faith (2003), The Sno Co Stand Inc (2008), Zarra's Law (2014), Cafe Society (2016), Sarah Q (2018) and Respect the Jux (2022), his last. He battled dementia in his later years.