Dennis Farina

Actor · Executive Producer · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 73
Dennis Farina was an American film and television actor, TV presenter, narrator and former Chicago police officer. He was a character actor, often typecast as a mobster or police officer. He is known for roles such as mobster Jimmy Serrano in the comedy Midnight Run, Ray "Bones" Barboni in Get Shorty and Cousin Avi in Snatch. read more

Dennis Farina was an American film and television actor, TV presenter, narrator and former Chicago police officer. He was a character actor, often typecast as a mobster or police officer. He is known for roles such as mobster Jimmy Serrano in the comedy Midnight Run, Ray "Bones" Barboni in Get Shorty and Cousin Avi in Snatch. He starred on television as Lieutenant Mike Torello on Crime Story and as NYPD Detective Joe Fontana on Law & Order. From 2008–2010, he hosted and narrated the television program Unsolved Mysteries on Spike TV. His last major television role was in HBO's Luck, which premiered on January 29, 2012.

Born

Tuesday, 29 February 1944

Died

Monday, 22 July 2013

Actor Filmography

Lucky Stiff Luigi 2015
Authors Anonymous John K. Butzin 2014
Doc McStuffins Riggo 2012
Luck Gus Demitriou 2011
The Last Rites Of Joe May Joe May 2011
New Girl Walt Miller 2011
The Looney Tunes Show Frank Russo 2011
Knucklehead Memphis Earl 2010
Bottle Shock Maurice Cantavale 2008
What Happens in Vegas Banger 2008
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Lucky Stiff Luigi 2015
Authors Anonymous John K. Butzin 2014
Doc McStuffins Riggo 2012
Luck Gus Demitriou 2011
The Last Rites Of Joe May Joe May 2011
New Girl Walt Miller 2011
The Looney Tunes Show Frank Russo 2011
Knucklehead Memphis Earl 2010
Bottle Shock Maurice Cantavale 2008
What Happens in Vegas Banger 2008
Bagboy Marty Engstrom 2007
You Kill Me Edward O'Leary 2007
The Grand LBJ 'Deuce' Fairbanks 2007
Purple Violets Glen Gilmore 2007
Empire Falls Walt Comeau 2005
Law & Order: Trial by Jury Joe Fontana 2005
Paparazzi Detective Burton 2004
Justice League Unlimited Wildcat / Ted Grant 2004
This Old Cub Himself 2004
In-Laws Victor Pellet 2002
Stealing Harvard Mr. Warner 2002
Big Trouble Henry Desalvo 2002
Sidewalks Of New York Carpo 2001
Dinner for Five Himself 2001
Making 'Snatch' Himself 2001
Snatch Cousin Avi 2000
Bad Seed Dick Muller 2000
Reindeer Games Jack Bangs 2000
Family Guy Self (voice) 1999
The Mod Squad Greer 1999
The Directors Himself 1999
Buddy Faro Buddy Faro 1998
Saving Private Ryan Lieutenant Colonel Anderson 1998
Out of Sight Marshall Sisco 1998
Bella Mafia Don Roberto Luciano 1997
That Old Feeling Dan De Mora 1997
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Himself 1996
Eddie Coach Bailey 1996
Get Shorty Ray 'Bones' Barboni 1995
Bonanza: Under Attack Charley Siringo 1995
Little Big League George O'Farrell 1994
The Corpse Had a Familiar Face Detective Harry Lindstrom 1994
A Stranger in the Mirror 1993
Striking Distance Capt. Nick Detillo 1993
Romeo Is Bleeding Nick Gazzara 1993
Another Stakeout Brian O'Hara 1993
Mac Mr. Stunder 1992
Street Crimes Brian 1992
Cruel Doubt Tom Brereton 1992
We're Talkin' Serious Money Sal 1992
Drug Wars: The Cocaine Cartel Mike Cerone 1992
Law & Order Detective Joe Fontana 1990
People Like Us Elias Renthall 1990
Blind Faith Prosecutor Kelly 1990
Men Of Respect Bankie Como 1990
Tales from the Crypt Antoine 1989
The Case of the Hillside Stranglers Angelo Buono 1989
Midnight Run Jimmy Serrano 1988
China Beach Lt. Colonel Edward Edward Vincent 1988
Six Against the Rock Robert Stroud 1987
Unsolved Mysteries Himself 1987
Crime Story Lt. Mike Torello 1986
Jack and Mike 1986
Nightlife Himself 1986
Manhunter Jack Crawford 1986
The Birthday Boy Diner Owner 1986
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling Freddy 1986
Triplecross Veteran Cop, Ernie 1986
Final Jeopardy Policeman #2 1985
Code Of Silence Det. Dorato 1985
Lady Blue Joe Kaufman 1985
Hunter Vic Terranova 1984
Miami Vice Albert Lombard 1984
Hard Knox 1984
Through Naked Eyes Patrolman 1983
Hardcastle and McCormick Ed Coley 1983
Remington Steele Uniform #2 1982
American Playhouse Supervisor 1981
Thief Carl 1981
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself 1962

Producer Filmography

Buddy Faro 1998
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