Joe Pesci Early Life, Married and Divorced, Children & Net Worth
Quick Facts of Joseph Frank Pesci
- Full NameJoseph Frank Pesci
- Net Worth$50 million
- Date of Birth09 February, 1943
- NicknameJoe Pesci
- Marital Status Divorced
- Birthplace Newark, New Jersey
- Ethnicity Italian-American
- Religion Christian
- Nationality American
- Active Year1961-1999, 2006-present
- Eye colour Black
- Hair colour Black
- SpouseClaudia Haro (m, 1988-1992 d)
- Height5 ft 3 inch
- Weight127 lbs
- EducationBelle Ville high school
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter
- Horoscope Aquarius
If you are a movie buff, then once in a lifetime, you must have watched the American comedy film Home Alone. In the 1990s 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, and 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 Joseph Frank Pesci, born on February 9, 1943, in Newark, New Jersey. He was taken to his 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 the American multinational company General Motors and later as a bartender. Pesci’s great-grandparents belong of Italian descent with origins in Turin. Currently 79 years old, grew up in Belle Ville, new jersey, and graduated from Belleville High school.
By the time he reached ten years of age, Pesci had starred in the television show start time kids alongside pop singer Connie Francis. During their 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, Ralph De Vito noticed his talent, casting Pesci in the low-budget crime film The Death Collector. The same movie later made Martin Scorsese cast him in his first blockbuster, Goodfellas. Despite getting his first film, Pesci’s movie to the Bronx, and working as a team member at the restaurant.
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. First, he was married in 1964 at the age of 21, and his wife was 18 or 19. 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 they separated soon after the marriage due to complications.
In an intimate ceremony, Joe tied the knot with American actress Claudia Haro in 1988. 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 was charged with attempted murder for hire against her ex-husband and stuntman Garrett Warren.
Moreover, Joe didn’t stop searching love of his life and found a new lover, Angie Everhart. Joe proposed to Angie in 2000, and they remained happily together before getting engaged in 2000. The couple stayed together for over seven years before he realized it would not work with Model Angie.
After being engaged for eight years, they ended their relationship in 2008 and have remained friends until now. Later, rumors started to flow that Joey was dating an owner of a West Hollywood flower shop, Joey House. As of now, Pesci is probably single, with no rumor of dating anyone at the age of 79.
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, their identity is still a mystery. 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 with actress Claudia Haro. The couple welcomed a daughter in 1965. Tiffany shares a close relationship with his father, Joe, and they can be seen together during awards ceremonies 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 films, 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 awarded several prestigious awards, including BAFTA awards, an Academy or Oscar for a supporting role in Good fellas, and a Golden Globe award for the best supporting role. Pesci is involved in his music career and lives in a New Jersey home worth $6.5 million, currently listed for sale.
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