Chazz Palminteri

Biography: Chazz was born May 15, 1952 in New York City. His birth name is Calogero Lorenzo Palminteri. He has been married to Gianna Ranaudo since June 6, 1992. He has 2 children a son Dante Lorenzo and a daughter Gabriella Rose.
Chazz wrote a play called A Bronx Tale. It was a one man stage commentary about his childhood growing up in the Bronx. The play caught the attention of Robert Deniro who was looking to make his directorial debut. Chazz insisted on being an actor in the film. DeNiro backed him and in 1993 A Bronx Tale was released and Chazz's career began to skyrocket.
Chazz received an Oscar nomination for his role in Woody Allen's Bullets Over Broadway.
Chazz recently joined the cast of ABC's pilot Drift for the 2006 pilot season. If the show is picked up it wil air during the 2006/2007 television season.

Chazz Palminteri's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 45
Highest Metascore: 80 A Bronx Tale
Lowest Metascore: 26 Little Man
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 18
  2. Negative: 8 out of 18
18 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
80 A Bronx Tale Sep 23, 1993 Play / Screenplay / Sonny LoSpecchio 8.9
77 The Usual Suspects Aug 16, 1995 Dave Kujan, US Customs 8.8
32 Down to Earth Feb 16, 2001 King 8.5
61 Analyze This Mar 5, 1999 Primo Sidone 8.4
36 Poolhall Junkies Feb 28, 2003 Joe 8.4
41 Running Scared Feb 24, 2006 Detective Rydell 8.1
31 Jolene Oct 29, 2010 Sal 8.0
32 The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure Aug 29, 2012 Marvin Milkshake / Marvin Milkshake 7.8
48 Yonkers Joe Jan 9, 2009 Executive Producer / Yonkers Joe 7.4
67 A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints Sep 29, 2006 Monty 7.2
45 Hoodwinked! Dec 16, 2005 Woolworth 6.8
tbd One Last Ride Apr 7, 2006 Tweat 6.7
61 Stuart Little Dec 17, 1999 Smokey, The Chief Alley-Cat 6.6
29 Noel Nov 12, 2004 Director / Arizona 6.2
42 Mighty Fine May 25, 2012 Joe Fine 5.0
26 Little Man Jul 14, 2006 Walken 4.8
46 The Dukes Nov 14, 2008 Co-Producer / George 4.0
31 In the Mix Nov 23, 2005 Frank 2.4
38 Underdogs Aug 14, 2015 Cast tbd
tbd Henry & Me Sep 19, 2014 Babe Ruth tbd
tbd Legend TBA Angelo Bruno tbd