Chazz Palminteri Biography


Modern Family actor Chazz Palminteri is married and a father of two. Chazz Palminteri is an American actor, writer, and producer

More about the relationship

Chazz Palminteri’s relationship status is married. He exchanged vows with Gianna Palminteri on 06 June 1992.

His wife is a producer and was born in 1966. They are the parents of their three kids.

Their daughter Gabriella Palminteri was born on 25 Dec 2001 and they welcomed their son Dante Palminteri on Oct 11, 1995.

Relationship Facts of Chazz Palminteri

  • Chazz Palminteri is married to Gianna Ranaudo.
  • Chazz Palminteri married on June 06, 1992.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 11 days 💑
  • He is father of Two (Dante Lorenzo Palminteri, Gabriella Rose Palminteri).
  • Chazz Palminteri is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Chazz Palminteri?

Chazz Palminteri is an American actor, writer, and producer. Chazz Palminteri is popular for appearing in projects such as Bullets over Broadway, A Bronx Tale, The Usual Suspects, and more.

Chazz also played the role of Shorty in the sitcom Modern Family for 6 episodes. He was the executive producer of Unorganized Crime, Mighty Fine, Yonkers Joe, The Dukes, etc.

Chazz Palminteri- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

His birthdate is 15 May 1952 and he was born in New York City, U.S. as Calogero Lorenzo Palminteri. The name of his mother and his father are Rosa and Lorenzo respectively.

His dad is a bus driver while his mom is a homemaker.

Chazz’s ancestry is Sicilian and as per his academics, he has hidden the data.

Chazz Palminteri- Professional Life, Career

Chazz Palminteri as an actor is very successful and has been featured in several TV shows and movies. His theatre performances are A Bronx Tale in 2007, Human in 2013, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui in 2002, and more.

He is also popular for his TV roles. His notable TV shows are Kojak (2005), Rizzoli & Isles (2010-14), and Wiseguy (1989). He was also featured in an episode of Dallas, Peter Gunn, Kevin Can Wait, Law & Order: Organized Crime, etc.

Some of Chazz’s big-screen acting projects are,

  • The Usual Suspects in 1995
  • Bullets over Broadway in 1994
  • A Bronx Tale in 1993
  • Legend in 2015
  • Vault in 2019

Awards and Nominations

1993Sant Jordi AwardBest Foreign ActorWon
1994Independent Spirit Award Best Supporting MaleWon
1994Academy AwardBest Supporting ActorNominated

1994Chicago Film Critics Association AwardBest Supporting ActorNominated

Chazz Palminteri- Net Worth, Salary

He collected a net worth of around $16 million US as of 2022. His salary from his career is not disclosed.

Rumors, Controversy

This Modern Family famed actor is keeping himself away from rumors and desperate scandals.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Chazz Palminteri’s height is 6 ft 2.5 inches and his body weight is 69 kg. Similarly, he has dark brown eyes plus his hair color is black.

Social Media

Chazz is available on social sites like Facebook and Twitter accounts with over 74k and 23k fans respectively. He also has more than 84k followers on Instagram.


  • He is 69 years old as of 2021.
  • His zodiac sign is Taurus.
  • He joined Twitter in April 2013.
  • He used to be a bouncer at The LimeLight.
  • As a lead singer, he was with a band called “Razzamachazz.”
  • His current address is Westchester County.

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