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Stanley Tucci

Actor Stanley Tucci was born on November 11, 1960, in Peekskill, New York. He is the son of Joan (Tropiano), a writer, and Stanley Tucci, an art teacher. His family is Italian-American, with origins in Calabria.Tucci took an interest in acting while in high school, and went on to attend the State University of New York's Conservatory of Theater Arts in Purchase. He began his professional career on the stage, making his Broadway debut in 1982, and then made his film debut in Prizzi's Honor (1985).In 2009, Tucci received his first Academy Award nomination for his turn as a child murderer in The Lovely Bones (2009). He also received a BAFTA nomination and a Golden Globe nomination for the same role. Other than The Lovely Bones, Tucci has recently had noteworthy supporting turns in a broad range of movies including Slevin (2006), The Devil Wears Prada (2006) and Captain America: The First Avenger (2011). Tucci reached his widest audience yet when he played Caesar Flickerman in box office sensation The Hunger Games (2012).While maintaining an active career in movies, Tucci received major accolades for some work in television. He won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for his role in TV movie Winchell (1998), an Emmy for a guest turn on Monk (2002), and a Golden Globe for his role in HBO movie Conspiracy (2001).Tucci has also had an extensive career behind the camera. His directorial efforts include Big Night (1996), The Impostors (1998), Joe Gould's Secret (2000) and Blind Date (2007), and he did credited work on all of those screenplays with the exception of Joe Gould's Secret (2000).Tucci has three children with Kate Tucci, who passed away in 2009. Tucci married Felicity Blunt in August 2012.


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Born:
Nov 11, 1960 In Peekskill, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
24
First Appeared:
In the series Miami Vice 1984-09-16
Latest Project:
Series Fortitude 2015-01-29

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 24 wins & 36 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Fortitude
Poster of BoJack Horseman
Poster of 30 Rock
Poster of Frasier
Filmography
Fortitude DCI Morton 2015-01-29
The Italian Americans Narrator / ... 4 episodes, 2015 2014-01-05
BoJack Horseman Herb Kazzaz / ... 2014-08-22
The Queen Latifah Show Unknown 2013
The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
30 Rock Unknown 2006-10-11
3 lbs. Dr. Douglas Hanson 6 episodes, 2006 2006-11-14
American Dad! Unknown 2005-02-06
Robot Chicken Unknown 2005-02-20
Monk Unknown 2002-07-12
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Murder One Richard Cross 23 episodes, 1995-1996 1995-09-19
ER Unknown 1994-09-19
Frasier Unknown 1993-09-16
Equal Justice Unknown 1990-03-27
American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Thirtysomething Unknown 1987-09-29
Wiseguy Unknown 1987-09-16
American Masters Unknown 1986-06-22
Crime Story Unknown 1986-09-18
The Equalizer Unknown 1985-09-18
Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16