Chazz Palminteri


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Biography:
Birth Name: Chazz Palminteri
Born: 05/15/1952
Birth Place: Bronx, New York, USA

Born Calogero Lorenzo Palminteri on May 15, 1952, Palminteri was raised in the Belmont area of the Bronx, New York - an Italian-American working class neighborhood. He dreamed of being an actor from the time he saw the classic film "On the Waterfront" (1954) at age 10, and came to be known as the joke and storytelling entertainer of the neighborhood. His parents encouraged his apparent talent, and Palminteri enjoyed a happy, albeit no-frills childhood that included the witness of a murder in front of his home when he was nine years old. In his future career, he would derive inspiration from that incident, as well as from the hard-working, loving families and swaggering tough guys that surrou... Continue Bio >>

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