(Actor, Singer, Musician)
Dominic Chianese is an American actor, singer, and musician. He is best known for his roles on the HBO series The Sopranos.
Facts of Dominic Chianese
|Full Name:||Dominic Chianese|
|Age:||90 years 0 months|
|Birth Date:||February 24, 1931|
|Birth Place:||Bronx, New York|
|Net Worth:||$15 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 11 inches (1.80m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Singer, Musician|
|Father's Name:||Gaetano Chianese|
|Mother's Name:||Angelina Chianese|
|Education:||Bronx High School of Science|
|Lucky Color:||Sea Green|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Cancer, Scorpio|
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MY FATHER WAS AN AMERICAN WHO COULD CUSS IN ITALIAN AND MAKE AN ARIA OUT OF IT. IT WAS WONDERFUL TO WATCH. BUT THEN AGAIN, HE WAS A GEMINI. I BELIEVE IN THAT STUFF.
Relationship Statistics of Dominic Chianese
|What is Dominic Chianese marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Dominic Chianese get married ? (married date):||June 08, 2003|
|How many children does Dominic Chianese have ? (name):||Six (Alexander John Gwozdz Chianese,Dominic Chianese Jr.,Dominica Roskelly Chianese, Leah Espy Chianese, Rebbeca Scarpatti Chianese,Sarah Chianese)|
|Is Dominic Chianese having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Dominic Chianese gay ?:||No|
|Who is Dominic Chianese wife ? (name):||Jane Pittson|
More about the relationship
Dominic Chianese is a married person. He married Jane Pittson on 8th June 2003. Their ceremony held in a private wedding. As of now, the couple is living a happy and prosperous life together residing in a lavish mansion
Previously he married Vincenza Jean Vacchio in 1958. However, they divorced after living together for a couple of months.
After that, Chianese married Merle Molofsky in 1961. The couple welcomed three children named Dominic Chianese Jr., Leah Espy Chianese, and Alexander John Gwozdz Chianese. However, their marriage couldn’t last long, and got divorced.
Besides, he has three more children named Rebbeca Scarpatti Chianese, Sarah Chianese, and Dominica Roskelly Chianese. One of Dominic’s sons Chianese Jr. is also an actor for his role in three installments of the final season of The Sopranos (1999).
Who is Dominic Chianese?
Dominic Chianese is an American actor, singer, and musician. He is best recognized for his role as Corrado “Junior” Soprano on the HBO series The Sopranos, and Johnny Ola in The Godfather Part II.
Dominic Chianese: Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education
He was born on February 24, 1931, in Bronx, New York to a family of stonemasons. His mother’s name is Angelina Chianese and his father’s name is Gaetano Chianese who was a bricklayer.
His grandparents emigrated from Naples in 1904, a third-largest municipality in Italy where they live in the Bronx, NY.
Dominic holds American citizenship but his ethnicity is Naples. He joined the prestigious Bronx High School of Science and completed his graduation.
Dominic Chianese: Professional Life and Career
In the beginning, he worked in a rehabilitation center for the Drug Commission of New York State as a recreational worker. At the time, he was a passionate humanitarian who also tutored guitar to women. Later he was involved in drug-related crimes.
He released the first full-length album called Ungrateful Heart in 2003 and most of his songs also featured on many episodes of The Sopranos.
He started his career in a TV series East Side/West Side in 1964. Later he appeared in a big-screen debut in the movie called Fuzz as a Panhandler. After two years, he featured as Johnny Ola along with Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, and Diane Keaton in the crime film The Godfather Part II.
In addition, he appeared in the HBO series Broadwalk Empire as a guest actor. In the year 2013, he depicted a role in the movie called The Family. From 2012 to 2015, he has appeared at The Good Wife which is one of the most viewed TV series.
In 2019, Chianese appeared in The Village and Inspector Montalbano. Also, the actor will shine in Umberto D.
He got a nomination for Primetime Emmy Awards in the category Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for ‘The Sopranos’ in 2000 and 2001.
Also, he won Screen Actors Guild Awards in the category Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for ‘Broadwalk Empire’ in 2012.
Dominic Chianese: Salary, Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of around $15 million and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career. In December 2018, Dominic co-authored his autobiography Twelve Angels: The Women Who Taught Me How to Act, Live, and Love.
The price is $7.99 for Kindle and on Amazon respectively $13.68 for Hardcover. The book is about the journey of Chianese from stonemasons business to artistic success.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
Dominic Chianese has a height of 5 ft. 11 inches and weighs average. Also, he has brown eyes and brown hair but information about his shoe size, dress size, etc. is under review.
He has around 1k followers on Instagram, and around 1k followers on Twitter but he does not seem to be active on Facebook or other social media profiles.