Steve Buscemi

Biography

Steven Vincent "Steve" Buscemi is an American actor, writer and film director. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Dorothy, who worked as a hostess at Howard Johnson's, and John Buscemi, a sanitation worker and Korean War veteran. Buscemi's father was Sicilian American and his mother Irish American. He has three brothers: Jon, Ken, and Michael. Buscemi was raised Roman Catholic.

In April 2001, while shooting the film Domestic Disturbance in Wilmington, North Carolina, Buscemi was stabbed three times while intervening in a bar fight at Firebelly Lounge between his friend Vince Vaughn, screenwriter Scott Rosenberg and a local man, who allegedly instigated the brawl.

Buscemi has one son, Lucian, with his wife Jo Andres.

Steven Vincent "Steve" Buscemi is an American actor, writer and film director. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Dorothy, who worked as a hostess at Howard Johnson's, and John Buscemi, a sanitation worker and Korean War veteran. Buscemi's father was Sicilian American and his mother Irish American. He has three brothers: Jon, Ken, and Michael. Buscemi was raised Roman Catholic.

In April 2001, while shooting the film Domestic Disturbance in Wilmington, North Carolina, Buscemi was stabbed three times while intervening in a bar fight at Firebelly Lounge between his friend Vince Vaughn, screenwriter Scott Rosenberg and a local man, who allegedly instigated the brawl.

Buscemi has one son, Lucian, with his wife Jo Andres.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 135

Birthday 1957-12-13

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 The Death of Stalin
2017 The Boss Baby as Francis E. Francis
2016 Mildred and the Dying Parlor as Rick
2016 Horace and Pete as Pete
2016 Horace and Pete(10 episodes) as Pete
2015 The Ridiculous 6 as Doc Griffin
2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 as Wayne (voice)
2015 My Depression (The Up and Down and Up of It)
2014 The Cobbler as Jimmy
2014 A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY as Himself
2014 Time Out of Mind as Building Manager
2013 James Gandolfini: Tribute To A Friend as Himself
2013 Khumba as Skalk (voice)
2013 Grown Ups 2 as Wiley
2013 Monsters University as Randall Boggs (voice)
2013 The Incredible Burt Wonderstone as Anton Marvelton
2012 Hotel Transylvania as Wayne (voice)
2012 On the Road
2011 Rampart as Bill Blago
2011 Fight for Your Right Revisited as Waiter
2011 Portlandia(1 episode) as Celery Salesman
2011 Portlandia(1 episode) as Various
2010 Boardwalk Empire(12 episodes) as Nucky Thompson
2010 Boardwalk Empire(47 episodes) as Enoch 'Nucky' Thompson
2010 The Chosen One as Neal
2010 Grown Ups as Wiley
2009 The Messenger as Dale Martin
2009 Rage as Frank
2009 Youth in Revolt as George Twisp
2009 G-Force as Bucky the Hamster (voice)
2009 Saint John of Las Vegas as John
2009 Handsome Harry
2009 John Rabe as Dr. Robert Wilson
2009 I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale as Himself
2008 Igor as Scamper (voice)
2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry as Clinton Fitzer
2007 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten as Himself
2007 I Think I Love My Wife as George
2007 Interview as Pierre Peders
2006 Charlotte's Web as Templeton the Rat (voice)
2006 30 Rock(4 episodes)
2006 Delirious as Les Galantine
2006 Monster House as Nebbercracker (voice)
2006 Paris, je t'aime as Touriste (Tuileries)
2006 The Henry Rollins Show(1 episode)
2005 Romance & Cigarettes as Angelo
2005 The Island as James 'Mac' McCord
2005 Champion as Himself
2004 Home on the Range as Wesley
2003 Big Fish as Norther Winslow
2003 Coffee and Cigarettes as Kellner
2003 Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over as Romero
2003 Rockets Redglare! as Himself
2003 Minnesota Nice as Himself
2002 Love in the Time of Money as Martin Kunkle
2002 13 Moons as Bananas The Clown
2002 Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams as Romero
2002 Mr. Deeds as Crazy Eyes
2002 The Laramie Project
2001 Monsters, Inc. as Randall (voice)
2001 Domestic Disturbance as Ray Coleman
2001 Come Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words and Music
2001 The Grey Zone as 'Hesch' Abramowics
2001 Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within as Off. Neil Fleming (voice)
2001 Ghost World as Seymour
2001 Double Whammy as Jerry Cubbins
2000 28 Days as Cornell
1999 Big Daddy as Homeless Guy
1999 The Sopranos(1 episode)
1998 Armageddon as Rockhound
1998 The Impostors as Happy Franks
1998 The Impostors
1998 The Big Lebowski as Theodore Donald "Donny" Kerabatsos
1998 The Wedding Singer as David 'Dave' Veltri
1998 Divine Trash as Himself
1997 The Real Blonde as Nick
1997 Con Air as Garland Greene
1996 Trees Lounge as Tommy
1996 Kansas City as Johnny Flynn
1996 Escape from L.A. as Eddie
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(2 episodes)
1996 Fargo as Carl Showalter
1995 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead as Mister Shhh
1995 The Drew Carey Show(1 episode)
1995 Desperado as Buscemi
1995 Billy Madison
1995 Living in Oblivion as Nick Reve
1994 The Search for One-eye Jimmy as Ed Hoyt
1994 Pulp Fiction as Buddy Holly
1994 Somebody to Love as Mickey
1994 ER(1 episode)
1994 Airheads as Rex
1994 The Hudsucker Proxy as Beatnik Barman
1994 Floundering as Jimmy
1993 The Last Outlaw as Philo
1993 Twenty Bucks as Frank
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(1 episode)
1993 Rising Sun as Willy Wilhelm
1993 Ed and His Dead Mother as Ed Chilton
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(1 episode)
1992 In the Soup as Aldolpho Rollo
1992 Mad About You(1 episode)
1992 Reservoir Dogs as Mr. Pink
1991 Billy Bathgate as Irving
1991 Barton Fink as Chet
1991 Zandalee as OPP Man
1990 Miller's Crossing as Mink
1990 King of New York as Test Tube
1990 Tales from the Darkside: The Movie as Bellingham (segment "Lot 249")
1990 Force of Circumstance as Unknown
1989 The Simpsons(2 episodes)
1989 Bloodhounds of Broadway as Whining Willie
1989 Mystery Train as Charlie the Barber
1989 Tales from the Crypt(1 episode)
1989 Happy Together
1989 Slaves of New York as Wilfredo
1989 Life Lessons
1989 New York Stories as Gregory Stark
1989 Lonesome Dove as Luke
1989 Lonesome Dove(5 episodes) as Luke
1989 Coffee and Cigarettes II as Waiter
1988 Heart of Midnight as Eddy
1988 Monsters(1 episode)
1988 Call Me as Switchblade
1987 Heart as Nicky
1986 L.A. Law(1 episode)
1986 Sleepwalk as Worker
1986 No Picnic as Dead Pimp
1986 Film House Fever
1986 Parting Glances as Nick
1985 The Way It Is as Willy / Raphael
1985 The Equalizer(1 episode)
1984 Miami Vice(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(3 episodes)
1900 Lean on Pete as Del

Directing

2011 Portlandia(1 episode) … Director
2009 Nurse Jackie(6 episodes) … Director
2007 Interview … Director
2006 30 Rock(2 episodes) … Director
2005 Lonesome Jim … Director
2000 Animal Factory … Director
1999 The Sopranos(4 episodes) … Director
1997 Oz(2 episodes) … Director
1996 Trees Lounge … Director
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(1 episode) … Director

Writing

2007 Interview … Screenplay
1996 Trees Lounge … Writer

Production

2000 Animal Factory … Producer

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