February 28, 1957
65 years old
6 ft 0½ in | 184 cm
82 kg | 181 lbs
John Michael Turturro was born in Brooklyn, New York, United States, on February 28, 1957, is an Italian/American actor.
Young John Turturro began his professional acting career in 1980.
He made big screen debut in biographical sports drama film Raging Bull (1980) in uncredited role as Man at table.
He got his television debut in NBC crime drama series Miami Vice (1985) in episode "Rites of Passage", in role as David Traynor.
John's breakthrough performance came as Pino in comedy drama film Do the Right Thing (1989).
He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Life x 3" (2003) in role as Henry, at Circle in the Square Theatre.
He made his feature directorial debut with drama film Mac (1992), also wrote and starred in role as Niccolò Vitelli, for which he won Cannes Film Festival Caméra d'Or.
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John Turturro is 65 years old.
John Turturro net worth is around 14 million dollars.
He played Seymour Simmons in Transformers film series:
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
He was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Heinz Zabantino in crime drama film Five Corners (1987).
He was nominated for the New York Film Critics Circle Award and a National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Bernie 'The Shamata Kid' Bernbaum in neo-noir gangster film Miller's Crossing (1990).
He won the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor for his role as Barton Fink in black comedy psychological thriller film Barton Fink (1991).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Herb Stempel in historical mystery drama film Quiz Show (1994).
He was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male for his role as Al Fountain in comedy drama movie Box of Moonlight (1996).
He directed, wrote and starred in role as Tuccio in romantic comedy film Illuminata (1998), for which was nominated for the Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or.
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie for his role as Howard Cosell in docudrama movie Monday Night Mayhem (2002).
He was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as John Shooter in psychological horror thriller film Secret Window (2004).
He was nominated for the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Actor for his role as Harry in psychological thriller movie Fear X (2003).
He directed, wrote and starred in role as Male Dancer & Singer in musical romantic comedy film Romance and Cigarettes (2005), for which was nominated for the Venice Film Festival Golden Lion.
To Live and Die in L.A. (1985) neo-noir action thriller opposite Willem Dafoe and William Petersen
The Color of Money (1986) sports drama with Paul Newman and Tom Cruise
State of Grace (1990) neo-noir crime opposite Sean Penn and Gary Oldman
Jungle Fever (1991) romantic drama with Wesley Snipes and Annabella Sciorra
Clockers (1995) crime drama opposite Spike Lee and Delroy Lindo
The Big Lebowski (1998) black comedy with Jeff Bridges and John Goodman
Rounders (1998) drama opposite Matt Damon and Edward Norton
O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000) crime comedy drama musical with George Clooney and Tim Blake Nelson
He voiced Francesco Bernoulli in animated spy comedy movie Cars 2 (2011).
Gloria Bell (2018) comedy drama opposite Julianne Moore and Michael Cera
He directed, wrote and starred in role as Jesus Quintana in crime comedy film The Jesus Rolls (2020).
He voiced Master Cherry in stop-motion animated musical fantasy film Pinocchio (2022).
He portrayed Carmine Falcone in superhero film The Batman (2022).
He won the Primetime Emmy Award for Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Ambrose Monk in USA Network comedy drama mystery television series Monk (2004) in episode "Mr. Monk and the Three Pies".
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries for his role as Billy Martin in ESPN mini-series The Bronx Is Burning (2007).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his role as John Stone in HBO crime drama television miniseries The Night Of (2016).
He was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Movie / Miniseries for his role as Rabbi Lionel Bengelsdorf in HBO alternate history drama television miniseries The Plot Against America (2020).
The Fortunate Pilgrim (1988) drama miniseries in role as Larry
He wrote, produced and starred in role as William of Baskerville in historical drama television miniseries The Name of the Rose (2019).
He voiced Goat in Netflix animated comedy adventure television series Green Eggs and Ham (2019).
Severance (2022) Apple TV+ science fiction psychological thriller series in role as Irving
Graduated from State University of New York at New Paltz.
Graduated from Yale School of Drama.
Has two brothers, Nicholas and Ralph.
Has Italian ancestry.
Has dual U.S. and Italian citizenship.
Has his own production company, Humperdink Productions.
He played Director in a play "Relatively Speaking" (2011-2012), at Brooks Atkinson Theatre.
He voiced Francesco Bernoulli in video game Cars 2 (2011).
He married actress Katherine Borowitz in 1985, they have two sons, Amedeo and Diego.