|Joe Mantegna Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11½ in|
|Date of Birth||November 13, 1947|
Joe Mantegna is an award-winning American actor, voiceover artist, theatre actor, musician, producer, writer, and director who has given notable performances in films and shows like David Rossi in Criminal Minds, Will Girardi in Joan of Arcadia, Fat Tony in The Simpsons, Bugsy Siegel in Kill Me, Deadly, Joey Zasa in The Godfather Part III, and Jerry Finkelman in Lonely Street.
Joseph Anthony Mantegna
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Joe Mantegna studied at J. Sterling Morton High School East in Cicero, Illinois. Later, he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in acting from Goodman School of Drama at the Art Institute of Chicago (later at DePaul University).
Moreover, on June 13, 2008, he received an honorary degree in Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology.
Actor, Voiceover Artist, Theatre Actor, Musician, Producer, Writer, Director
- Father – Joseph Henry Mantegna (Insurance salesman)
- Mother – Mary Ann (Novelli) (Shipping clerk)
- Sibling – Ronald Mantegna (Brother)
Joe Mantegna is represented by Acquaviva, Inc., Company, Toluca Lake, California, United States.
5 ft 11½ in or 181.5 cm
72 kg or 158.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Joe Mantegna has dated –
- Arlene Vrhel (1975-Present) – On October 3, 1975, he tied the knot with Arlene Vrhel and the duo parents 2 daughters, namely, Mia Mantegna (b. June 5, 1987) and Gina Cristine Mantegna (b. April 17, 1990).
Race / Ethnicity
Joe Mantegna has Italian (including Sicilian) roots.
- Frequently plays cops or mobsters
- Deep and smooth voice
Joe Mantegna has appeared in the TV commercials for Mercedes-Benz SUV, Xerox, Act Today for Military Families, etc.
He grew up in a Catholic household.
Joe Mantegna Favorite Things
- Band – Chicago
Source – IMDb
Joe Mantegna Facts
- His mother died at the age of 101.
- For his performance as Richard Roma in David Mamet’s play Glengarry Glen Ross, Joe Mantegna won a Tony Award for “Best Featured Actor in a Play”.
- He has been childhood friends with woodwind musician Walter Parazaider of the rock band Chicago. He has also been friends with Johnny Mathis, Meshach Taylor, and Ringo Starr.
- Joe Mantegna was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Los Angeles Italian Film Festival on April 26, 2004.
- On April 29, 2011, he received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Live Theatre at 6654 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.
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