Quick Facts of Joseph Frank Pesci
- Full NameJoseph Frank Pesci
- Net Worth$50 million
- Date of Birth1943 /02 /09
- NicknameJoe Pesci
- Marital StatusMarried
- Birthplace Newark, New Jersey
- Active Year1961-1999, 2006-present
- Eye colourBlack
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseClaudia Haro (m, 1988-1992 d)
- Height5 ft 3 inch
- Weight127 lbs
- EducationBelle Ville high school
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter
If you are a movie buff then once in a lifetime you must have watched American comedy film Home Alone. In the 1990’s released movie, two characters played the role of burglars who go after a teenage boy. Out of the two burglars, one of them was Joe Pesci.
Joe is an American actor known for his electric acting in movies such as Once upon a time in America, Good Fellas, Raging Bull, Casino, The Good Shepherd to name a few. He was once married to actress Claudio Haro. So what is Joe up to now? Who is his current partner? How much is his net worth?. To find out continue reading the article below:
New Jersey native
Joe Pesci was born as Joseph Frank Pesci born on February 9, 1943, in Newark, New Jersey. He was born to mother Maria Pesci and father Angelo Pesci. His mother worked as a part-time barber whereas his father served as a powered industrial truck driver for American multinational company General Motors and later as a bartender. Pesci’s great grandparents belong to Italian descents with origins from Turin. Currently 76 years old grew up in Belle Ville, new jersey and graduated from Belleville High school.
By the time he reached 10 years of age Pesci starred in television show start time kids alongside pop singer Connie Francis. During teenage days Pesci became friends with talented people like Antonia Valli’s father Frankie Valli and Tommy DeVito who were seniors to him.
Later in the ’70s, The Home alone actor formed a partnership with fellow actor Frank Vincent and started performing comedy in local pubs around New Jersey as Vincent as Pesci. Ultimately his talent was noticed by the Ralph De Vito who cast Pesci in the low-budget crime film The Death Collector. It was the same movie that later made Martin Scorsese cast him in his first blockbuster, Goodfellas. Despite getting his first film Pesci movie to the Bronx and worked at the restaurant as an employee.
Failed Conjugal Life
Although Joe Pesci had a successful professional life, his personal life is a mess. He married three times in his life and failed each time. At first, he was married in 1964 at the age of 21 and his wife was 18 or 19 at the time of marriage. He was married to an unknown girl whose name is still a mystery to his fans. As per Las Vegas Sun, he shared a daughter with his ex-partner who is still a subject of curiosity. Likewise, sources claim that he married the second time but due to complications they separated soon after the marriage.
Additionally, Joe tied the knot with American actress Claudia Haro in 1988 in an intimate ceremony. The ex-couple featured together in movies such as Jimmy Hollywood, With Honors, Casino and Gone Fishin. During that time everyone assumed Joe had finally found the love of her life. However, things started to fall after four years of marriage after Claudia charged with attempted murder for hire against her ex-husband and stunt man Garrett Warren.
Moreover, Joe didn’t stop searching love of his life and found a new lover, Angie Everhart. Joe proposed Angie in 2000 and remained together happily before getting engaged in the midst of 2000. The couple remained together for over seven years before he realized it was not going to work with the Model Angie.
After being engaged together for eight years they ended their relationship in 2008 and remained friends until now. Later rumored started to flow that Joey was dating an owner of West Hollywood flower shop, Joey House. As of now, Pesci is most probably single with no rumor of dating anyone at the age of 76.
Joe Pesci is the father of two daughters. He shares a daughter with his first wife but since Joe never spoke openly about his first family it is still a mystery about their identity. As of now, his eldest daughter’s identity is still a subject of the question until now.
However, Joe’s second daughter is model Tiffany Pesci. He shares Tiffany from his third marriage to actress Claudia Haro. The couple welcomed the daughter in 1965. Tiffany shares a close relationship with his father Joe and can be seen together during awards ceremony and events.
Net Worth-$50 million
Joe Pesci has a total net worth of $50 million. He collected this fortune for showcasing his acting skills in movies such as Good Fellas, Casino, Raging Bull, Once upon a time in America and many more. In his prime, Joe earned around $1.5 million to $2 million from a movie. He appeared in some of the highest-grossing movies such as:
|S.N||Movies||Budget||Box office collection||Cast|
|1||Goodfellas||$25 million||$48 million||Robert DeNiro, Ray Liotta, Paul Sorvino, Lorraine Bracco|
|2||Casino||$40 million||$116 million||Sharon Stone, Don Rickles, Kevin Pollak|
|3||The Good Shepherd||$80 million||$110 million||Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, William Hurt|
|4||Home Alone||$18 million||$476 million||Macaulay Culkin, Daniel Stern|
Furthermore, Joe has been been awarded number of prestigious awards including BAFTA awards, an Academy or Oscar for supporting role in Good fellas, Golden Globe award for the best supporting role. As of now, Pesci is involved in his music career and lives in New Jersey home worth $6.5 million which is currently listed for sale.