February 28, 1957
Brooklyn, New York, USA
John Turturro
6' 1
Famous for
His role as Carl Cody in 'To Live and Die in L.A.' (1985)
actor, director
Yale Drama School
State University of New York, New Paltz
studied acting with Robert X. Modica
Katherine Borowitz (actress; married in 1985)
Nicholas Turturro (carpenter, construction worker; died of lung cancer in 1988; fought in D-Day)
Katherine Turturro (amateur jazz singer; worked in a Navy yard during World War II)
Nicholas Turturro (actor; born on January 29, 1962), Ralph Turturro (older)
Amadeo Turturro (born on August 1990 during shooting of Barton Fink; named after artist Amedeo Modigliani)
MORE ABOUT John Turturro
SP_COP - May 19, 2014 -
John Turturro is much less tortured than I was expecting. One doesn't like to get performers too mixed up with their roles, but I can't get the image of him as Barton Fink, the tortured playwright cau...
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Fading Gigolo: John Turturro gives us the Woody Allen we want to see
SP_COP - May 19, 2014 -
We know him best as nerdy schlemiel Herb Stempel from Quiz Show, as weenie-wagger and bowling kingpin Jesus from The Big Lebowski, and as any number of rats and weirdos and yutzes these 30 years past....
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John Turturro to replace Robert De Niro on Criminal Justice
SP_COP - April 22, 2014 -
John Turturro has signed on to replace Robert De Niro in the upcoming Criminal Justice miniseries.Based on the BBC series of the same name, the HBO show was originally set to star James Gandolfini unt...
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SP_COP - June 13, 2013 -
Christina Hendricks is in final negotiations to star in Measure Of A Man, a coming-of-age drama to be directed by Terry Loane and written by A Single Man scribe David Scearce. Christian Taylor is prod...