Joseph Gannascoli


Date Of Birth

February 15, 1961


Brooklyn native Joseph "Joe" Gannascoli was born on February 15, 1961. Before his acting career, Joe became a Communications major at St. John's University. He soon got into culinary arts, opening a restaurant called Soup As Art. His film credits include Goodfellas, Blowfish and Ed Wood, and he also had a guest appearance in Law& Order. He then married Diana Gannascoli, and established his own brand of marinara sauce. In 2005, he became a participant in Celebrity Fit Club.

Birth Name

Joseph Gannascoli

Fun Facts

- He is the author of a crime novel called "A Meal To Die For".

- He has built an alliance with Alec Bradly Cigars.

- In 2010, he was arrested on a DUI charge and was released later that day.



2011: Art Imitating Life - Mickey Muroe
2011: The Projectionist - Frank
2011: The Reunion - David Bass
2010: Circus Maximus - Uncle Vic
2009: Situation (short) - Goat
2009: Bad Ass - Frankie D'Onofrio
2008: College Road Trip - Mr. Arcara
2008: The Egg (short) - Ralph
2006: The Sopranos: Road to Respect (Video Game) - Vito Spatafore (voice)
2006: Beer League - Giusuppe Primavera
1999-2006: The Sopranos (TV series) - Vito Spatafore/Gino - Bakery Customer
2006: Dog's Life (video) - Manager
2005: Meet the Mobsters - Abner Hunnicutt
2005: Celebrity Fit Club (TV series) - Himself
2004: The Kings of Brooklyn - Trader the Hut
2004: Law & Order (TV series) - Artie Baldo
2000: Two Family House - Counter Guy
1999: Mickey Blue Eyes - Jimmy, Gina's Doorman
1999: On the Run - Burly Guy
1998: Blunt - Paramedic
1997: Blowfish - Gino Calabrese
1997: 976-WISH (short) - Frankle
1996: The Funeral - Rocco
1996: Basquiat - Guard at Hospital
1995: Never Talk to Strangers - Carnival Attendant
1995: Submission (short) - Eddie
1994: Ed Wood - Security Guard
1993: Money for Nothing - Charlie DiSalvo


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