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Joe Pantoliano

1951 - Today

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Joseph Peter Pantoliano (born September 12, 1951) is an American character actor who has appeared in over 150 films, television and stage productions.After his early roles in the television series M*A*S*H and the 1983 comedy Risky Business, he gained recognition for his numerous supporting roles in high-profile films and television series; including Hill Street Blues, The Goonies, La Bamba, Empire of the Sun, The Fugitive, NYPD Blue, Memento, and Bad Boys and its sequels. He starred as Caesar in the Wachowskis' directorial debut Bound and played Cypher in their second film The Matrix (1999) and Michael Gorski in their Netflix series, Sense8 (2015–2018). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joe Pantoliano has received more than 5,365,631 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia. Joe Pantoliano is the 1,179th most popular actor (down from 1,108th in 2019), the 2,104th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,049th in 2019) and the 575th most popular American Actor.

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  • 56.88

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  • 39

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  • 3.57

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  • 4.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Joe Pantoliano ranks 1,179 out of 9,996Before him are Ethel Barrymore, Gabriel Macht, Cyd Charisse, Gloria Grahame, Paul Michael Glaser, and Barbara Brylska. After him are Tom Hiddleston, Verónica Forqué, Michael Redgrave, Gong Yoo, Connie Nielsen, and Léa Seydoux.

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Among people born in 1951, Joe Pantoliano ranks 75Before him are Fatmir Sejdiu, Joey Ramone, Ernesto Zedillo, Samuel Doe, Win Myint, and Javier Marías. After him are Fernando Lugo, Ben Feringa, Thomas Boni Yayi, Barzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti, Edward Witten, and Mamoru Oshii.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joe Pantoliano ranks 2,104 out of 18,182Before him are Peter Benchley (1940), Sequoyah (1770), Mary Parker Follett (1868), Gloria Grahame (1923), Paul Michael Glaser (1943), and John Philip Sousa (1854). After him are Jeffrey C. Hall (1945), Sheldon Adelson (1933), Jon Kabat-Zinn (1944), Robert Ballard (1942), Merce Cunningham (1919), and Steve Morse (1954).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Joe Pantoliano ranks 575Before him are Mary McDonnell (1952), Ethel Barrymore (1879), Gabriel Macht (1972), Cyd Charisse (1922), Gloria Grahame (1923), and Paul Michael Glaser (1943). After him are Michael Emerson (1954), David Strathairn (1949), Rob Reiner (1947), Ving Rhames (1959), Vincent Schiavelli (1948), and Michael Jeter (1952).

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