Ray Sharkey

Ray Sharkey

  • Born on
    • November 14th, 1952
  • Died on
    • June 11th, 1993
Raymond Sharkey Jr. was an American stage, film and television actor. His most notable film role was that of Vincent Vacarri in the 1980 film The Idolmaker for which he won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. He is also known for his role as Sonny Steelgrave in the television series Wiseguy.

Starring Ray Sharkey on Plex

  • Stunts
    Paul Salerno


Acting (14 Credits)

1993Cop & ½ as Vinnie Fountain
1992Round Trip to Heaven as Stoneface
1992Zebrahead as Richard
1989Wired as Angel Velasquez
1989Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills as Frank
1986Wise Guys as Marco
1986No Mercy as Angles Ryan
1985Hellhole as Silk
1982Some Kind of Hero as Sgt. Vinnie DiAngelo
1980The Idolmaker as Vincent 'Vinnie' Vacarri
1980Heart Beat as Ira
1978Who'll Stop the Rain as Smitty
1978Paradise Alley as Legs
1977Stunts as Paul Salerno

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