Image of John Turturro

John Turturro

1957-02-28 Brooklyn, New York, USA

Image of John Turturro


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.


The Batman Carmine Falcone 2022-03-02
The Oedipus Project Creon 2020-06-24
Time Warp: The Greatest Cult Films of All Time - Vol. 1: Midnight Madness Self 2020-04-21
Gloria Bell Arnold 2019-03-07
The True Adventures of Wolfboy Mr. Silk 2019-12-08
The Jesus Rolls Jesus Quintana 2019-10-17
Hair Himself 2017-04-21
Frank Serpico Himself 2017-11-01
Transformers: The Last Knight Seymour Simmons 2017-06-16
Landline Alan Jacobs 2017-07-21
Hands of Stone Frankie Carbo 2016-08-26
Tempo instabile con probabili schiarite Ingegnere Lombelli 2015-04-02
Mia madre Barry Huggins 2015-04-16
Keepers of the Covenant: Making 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' Self 2015-03-17
The Ridiculous 6 Abner Doubleday 2015-12-11
Rio, Eu Te Amo Homem (segment "Quando não há Mais Amor") 2014-09-12
God's Pocket Arthur 'Bird' Capezio 2014-05-09
Exodus: Gods and Kings Sethos I 2014-12-03
Gods Behaving Badly Hades 2013-11-13
Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me Himself 2013-04-09
Fading Gigolo Fioravante 2013-09-07
Transformers: Dark of the Moon Simmons 2011-06-28
Cars 2 Francesco Bernoulli (voice) 2011-06-11
1-900-TONIGHT (Somewhere Tonight) Leroy 2011-07-08
In the Shadow of No Towers Narrator 2011-09-06
The Nutcracker in 3D The Rat King 2010-11-24
Passione Narrator 2010-09-04
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Lt. Camonetti 2009-06-10
Do the Right Thing: 20 Years Later 2009-06-30
Prove per una tragedia siciliana 2009-09-05
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Simmons 2009-06-19
Beyond Wiseguys: Italian Americans & the Movies 2008-01-20
Miracle at St. Anna Detective Antonio Ri 2008-09-15
What Just Happened Dick Bell 2008-10-17
You Don't Mess with the Zohan The Phantom 2008-06-05
Transformers Agent Simmons 2007-06-27
Slipstream Harvey Brickman 2007-02-10
Margot at the Wedding Jim 2007-09-11
Brando Himself 2007-05-01
Quelques jours en septembre William Pound 2006-09-06
Sacco and Vanzetti Vanzetti (Voice) 2006-04-06
The Good Shepherd Raymond Brocco 2006-12-11
Romance & Cigarettes Male Dancer & Singer 2005-09-13
The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation Son 2005-01-01
2BPerfectlyHonest Sal / Roberto 2004-05-02
Il cineasta e il labirinto Himself 2004-06-17
She Hate Me Don Angelo Bonasera 2004-07-30
Secret Window John Shooter 2004-03-12
Secret Passage Paolo Zane 2004-01-01
Fear X Harry 2003-01-13
Anger Management Chuck 2003-04-11
Opopomoz John 2003-12-05
Rosy-Fingered Dawn: A Film on Terrence Malick Himself 2002-09-01
Monday Night Mayhem Howard Cosell 2002-01-14
Mr. Deeds Emilio Lopez 2002-06-28
Collateral Damage Sean Amstrong 2002-02-06
Thirteen Conversations About One Thing Walker 2001-09-02
Monkeybone Monkeybone (voice) 2001-02-23
O Brother, Where Art Thou? Pete Hogwallop 2000-08-30
The Man Who Cried Dante Dominio 2000-08-29
Company Man Crocker Johnson 2000-03-09
Two Thousand and None Benjamin Kasparian 2000-01-31
The Luzhin Defence Aleksandr Ivanovich 'Sascha' Luzhin 2000-08-21
Summer of Sam Harvey (voice) 1999-07-02
The Source Allen Ginsberg 1999-01-01
Cradle Will Rock Aldo Silvano 1999-12-10
Animals with the Tollkeeper Tuxedo Man 1998-01-06
Illuminata Tuccio 1998-05-21
OK Garage Johnny Candellano 1998-04-19
Rounders Joey Knish 1998-09-11
He Got Game Billy Sunday 1998-05-01
The Big Lebowski Jesus Quintana 1998-03-06
Lesser Prophets Leon 1997-11-28
La tregua Primo Levi 1997-02-10
Girl 6 Murray - the Agent 1996-03-22
Box of Moonlight Al Fountain 1996-08-29
Grace of My Heart Joel Millner 1996-09-13
At Sundance Himself 1995-01-01
Unstrung Heroes Sid Lidz 1995-09-15
Sugartime Sam Giancana 1995-11-25
Search and Destroy Ron 1995-01-01
Clockers Det. Larry Mazilli 1995-09-15
The Search for One-eye Jimmy Disco Bean 1994-11-14
Being Human Lucinnius 1994-05-06
Quiz Show Herbie Stempel 1994-08-25
Fearless Dr. Bill Perlman 1993-10-15
Brain Donors Roland T. Flakfizer 1992-04-17
Mac Niccolo "Mac" Vitelli 1992-09-17
Barton Fink Barton Fink 1991-08-01
Jungle Fever Pauline Carbone 1991-06-07
Mo' Better Blues Moe Flatbush 1990-08-03
Miller's Crossing Bernie Bernbaum 1990-09-21
Catchfire Pinella 1990-04-03
State of Grace Nick 1990-09-14
Men of Respect Mike Battaglia 1990-05-04
Making 'Do the Right Thing' Himself 1989-11-03
Do the Right Thing Pino Fragione 1989-06-14
The Sicilian Pisciotta 1987-10-07
Five Corners Heinz Sabatino 1987-09-11
Gung Ho Willie 1986-03-14
Hannah and Her Sisters TV Writer 1986-02-07
The Color of Money Julian 1986-10-07
Off Beat Neil Pepper 1986-04-10
Desperately Seeking Susan Ray 1985-03-29
To Live and Die in L.A. Carl Cody 1985-11-01
The Flamingo Kid Ted from Pinky's 1984-12-21
Exterminator 2 Guy #1 1984-09-14
Raging Bull Man at Webster Hall Table (uncredited) 1980-11-14
Heaven Touches Brooklyn in July Narrator
Diario di viaggio con fantasmi himself
Pinocchio (voice)