John Turturro

John Turturro

  • Born on
    • February 28th, 1957
John Michael Turturro (born February 28, 1957) is an American-Italian actor, writer and filmmaker, known for his association with the independent film movement. He has appeared in over sixty feature films and has worked frequently with the Coen brothers, Adam Sandler and Spike Lee. He began his acting career on-screen in the early 1980s, and received early critical recognition with the independent film Five Corners (1987). Turturro's mainstream breakthrough came with Lee's Do the Right Thing (1989) and the Coens' Miller's Crossing (1990) and Barton Fink (1991), for which he won the Best Actor Award at the Cannes Film Festival. His subsequent roles included Herb Stempel in Quiz Show (1994), Jesus Quintana in The Big Lebowski (1998) and The Jesus Rolls (2020), Pete Hogwallop in O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000), Seymour Simmons in the Transformers film series and is set to play Carmine Falcone in The Batman. In 2016, in a lead role, he portrayed a lawyer in the HBO miniseries The Night Of and had a recurring role in the miniseries The Plot Against America in 2020. An Emmy Award winner, Turturro has also been nominated for four Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and four Independent Spirit Awards. He directed Mac (1992), which won the Golden Camera Award at the Cannes Film Festival, Illuminata (1998), and Romance and Cigarettes (2005). Description above from the Wikipedia article John Turturro, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (87 Credits)

2022The Batman as Carmine Falcone
2020The Plot Against America as Rabbi Lionel Bengelsdorf
2019The Jesus Rolls as Jesus Quintana
2019The Jesus Rolls as Jesus Quintana
2019The Name of the Rose as William of Baskerville
2018Gloria Bell as Arnold
2017Landline as Alan Jacobs
2017Transformers: The Last Knight as Seymour Simmons
2016Hands of Stone as Frankie Carbo
2016The Night Of as Jack Stone
2015Partly Cloudy with Sunny Spells as Ingegnere LombelliWatch Free
2015Mia madre as Barry Huggins
2015The Ridiculous 6 as Abner Doubleday
2014Exodus: Gods and Kings as Sethos I
2014God's Pocket as Arthur 'Bird' Capezio
2014Rio, I Love You as Homem (segment "Quando não há Mais Amor")Watch Free
2013Fading Gigolo as Fioravante
2011Transformers: Dark of the Moon as Simmons
2011Cars 2 as Francesco Bernoulli (voice)
2010The Nutcracker: The Untold Story as The Rat King
2009The Taking of Pelham 123 as Lt. Camonetti
2009Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen as Simmons
2008You Don't Mess with the Zohan as The Phantom
2008What Just Happened as Dick BellWatch Free
2008Miracle at St. Anna as Detective Antonio Ri
2007Margot at the Wedding as Jim
2007Slipstream as Harvey Brickman
2007Transformers as Agent Simmons
2007The Bronx is Burning
2006A Few Days in September as William Pound
2006The Good Shepherd as Raymond Brocco
2005The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation as Son
2005Romance & Cigarettes as Male Dancer & Singer
2004Secret Window as John Shooter
2004She Hate Me as Don Angelo Bonasera
2003Fear X as Harry
2003Anger Management as Chuck
2002Monday Night Mayhem as Howard Cosell
2002Mr. Deeds as Emilio Lopez
2002Collateral Damage as Sean Amstrong
2001Thirteen Conversations About One Thing as Walker
2001Monkeybone as Monkeybone (voice)
2000The Luzhin Defence as Aleksandr Ivanovich 'Sascha' Luzhin
2000O Brother, Where Art Thou? as Pete Hogwallop
2000Company Man as Crocker Johnson
2000The Man Who Cried as Dante Dominio
1999The Souce as Allen Ginsberg
1999Cradle Will Rock as Aldo Silvano
1999Summer of Sam as Harvey (voice)
1998Illuminata as Tuccio
1998Rounders as Joey Knish
1998The Big Lebowski as Jesus Quintana
1998He Got Game as Billy Sunday
1997The Truce as Primo Levi
1996Box of Moonlight as Al Fountain
1996Grace of My Heart as Joel Millner
1996Girl 6 as Murray - the Agent
1995Search and Destroy as Ron
1995Sugartime as Sam Giancana
1995Clockers as Det. Larry Mazilli
1995Unstrung Heroes as Sid Lidz
1994Quiz Show as Herbie Stempel
1994The Search for One-eye Jimmy as Disco Bean
1994Being Human as Lucinnius
1994Baseball as Voice
1993Fearless as Dr. Bill Perlman
1992Mac as Niccolo "Mac" Vitelli
1992Brain Donors as Roland T. Flakfizer
1991Barton Fink as Barton Fink
1991Jungle Fever as Pauline Carbone
1990Men of Respect as Mike Battaglia
1990State of Grace as Nick
1990Catchfire as PinellaWatch Free
1990Mo' Better Blues as Moe Flatbush
1990Miller's Crossing as Bernie Bernbaum
1989Do the Right Thing as Pino Fragione
1987The Sicilian as Pisciotta
1987Five Corners as Heinz SabatinoWatch Free
1986The Color of Money as Julian
1986Off Beat as Neil Pepper
1986Gung Ho as Willie
1986Hannah and Her Sisters as TV Writer
1985To Live and Die in L.A. as Carl Cody
1985Desperately Seeking Susan as Ray
1984Exterminator 2 as Guy #1
1984The Flamingo Kid as Ted from Pinky's
1980Raging Bull as Man at Webster Hall Table (uncredited)


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