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Steve Buscemi

1957-12-13 New York City, New York, USA

Image of Steve Buscemi


An American actor, writer and director. He was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Dorothy, who worked as a hostess at Howard Johnson's, and John Buscemi, a sanitation worker and Korean War veteran. Buscemi's father was Sicilian American and his mother Irish American. He has three brothers: Jon, Ken, and Michael. Buscemi was raised Roman Catholic. Buscemi has starred and supported in successful Hollywood and indie films, including Parting Glances (1986), New York Stories (1989), Mystery Train (1989), Reservoir Dogs (1992), Pulp Fiction (1994), Desperado (1995), Con Air (1997), Armageddon (1998), The Grey Zone (2001), Ghost World (2001), Big Fish (2003), Lean on Pete (2017), and The Death of Stalin (2017). He is also known for his appearances in many films by Coen brothers: Miller's Crossing (1990), Barton Fink (1991), The Hudsucker Proxy (1994), Fargo (1996), and The Big Lebowski (1998). Buscemi provides the voice of Randall Boggs in the Monsters, Inc. franchise. From 2010 to 2014, he portrayed Enoch "Nucky" Thompson in the critically acclaimed series Boardwalk Empire, which earned him two Screen Actors Guild Awards, a Golden Globe, and two nominations for an Emmy Award. He made his directorial debut in 1996, with Trees Lounge, in which he also starred. Other works include Animal Factory (2000), Lonesome Jim (2005), and Interview (2007). Buscemi has one son, Lucian, with his wife Jo Andres.


Hotel Transylvania: Transformania Wayne (voice) 2022-01-14
Hubie Halloween Walter Lambert 2020-10-07
The King of Staten Island Papa 2020-07-22
Beastie Boys Story Himself 2020-04-24
QT8: The First Eight Self (archive footage) 2019-10-21
The Dead Don't Die Farmer Frank Miller 2019-05-15
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation Wayne (voice) 2018-06-28
The Week Of Charles 2018-04-27
Lean on Pete Del Montgomery 2018-04-06
Nancy Leo 2018-06-08
Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs Himself 2017-11-18
The Boss Baby Francis E. Francis (voice) 2017-03-23
Transformers: The Last Knight Daytrader (voice) 2017-06-16
Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer Rabbi Blumenthal 2017-04-14
The Death of Stalin Nikita Khrushchev 2017-10-20
Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 Himself 2016-12-20
Mildred and the Dying Parlor Rick 2016-04-15
Hotel Transylvania 2 Wayne (voice) 2015-09-21
The Ridiculous 6 Doc Griffin 2015-12-11
My Depression (The Up and Down and Up of It) Suicidal Thoughts (voice) 2014-04-17
Time Out of Mind Building Manager 2014-09-07
A Good Job: Stories of the FDNY Himself 2014-09-08
The Cobbler Jimmy 2014-09-11
Grown Ups 2 Wiley 2013-07-11
Monsters University Randall Boggs (voice) 2013-06-19
AMEX Unstaged Presents: Vampire Weekend Himself 2013-04-28
The Incredible Burt Wonderstone Anton Marvelton 2013-03-14
James Gandolfini: Tribute to a Friend Himself 2013-12-22
Khumba Skalk (voice) 2013-07-18
On the Road Tall thin salesman 2012-05-22
Hotel Transylvania Wayne (voice) 2012-09-20
Rampart Bill Blago 2011-11-23
Blank City Himself 2011-04-06
Fight for Your Right Revisited Waiter 2011-04-22
The Chosen One Neal 2010-09-03
Saint John of Las Vegas John 2010-01-29
Grown Ups Wiley 2010-06-24
Pete Smalls Is Dead Bernie Lake 2010-09-17
John Rabe Dr. Robert Wilson 2009-04-02
I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Himself 2009-01-16
The Messenger Dale Martin 2009-11-13
Rage Frank 2009-09-24
Youth in Revolt George Twisp 2009-09-11
Handsome Harry Thomas Kelley 2009-04-25
G-Force Bucky the Hamster (voice) 2009-07-21
Igor Scamper (voice) 2008-09-19
I'm Dirty! Backhoe Loader 2008-04-22
I Think I Love My Wife George 2007-03-16
Interview Pierre Peders 2007-07-13
Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten Himself 2007-05-18
Tuileries Touriste 2007-06-15
I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry Clinton Fitzer 2007-07-12
Voom Portraits 2007-10-01
Delirious Les Galantine 2006-09-26
Charlotte's Web Templeton the Rat (voice) 2006-12-07
Monster House Nebbercracker (voice) 2006-06-30
Art School Confidential Broadway Bob D'Annunzio 2006-05-05
Paris, je t'aime Touriste (Tuileries) 2006-06-21
The Island James 'Mac' McCord 2005-07-21
Who's the Top? Cymon 2005-02-01
Romance & Cigarettes Angelo 2005-09-13
Excavating Taylor Mead Narrator 2005-10-08
Champion Himself 2005-03-12
Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take 2 ½ Himself 2005-01-01
Nobody Wants Your Film 2005-05-06
Home on the Range Wesley (voice) 2004-04-02
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over Romero 2003-07-25
Coffee and Cigarettes Kellner 2003-09-05
Rockets Redglare! Himself 2003-05-02
Minnesota Nice Himself 2003-04-01
Big Fish Norther Winslow 2003-12-25
9/11 Self in TV Broadcst 2002-03-10
13 Moons Bananas The Clown 2002-08-30
Love in the Time of Money Martin Kunkle 2002-11-01
The Laramie Project Doc O'Connor 2002-01-10
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams Romero 2002-08-07
Paul McCartney: Back in the U.S. Self 2002-11-26
Mr. Deeds Crazy Eyes 2002-06-28
Ghost World Seymour 2001-07-20
Playboy Mansion Parties Uncensored Himself 2001-05-31
Double Whammy Jerry Cubbins 2001-10-17
The Concert for New York City Self 2001-10-20
Domestic Disturbance Ray Coleman 2001-10-28
The Grey Zone 'Hesch' Abramowics 2001-09-13
Come Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words and Music 2001-10-02
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within Off. Neil Fleming (voice) 2001-07-02
Monsters, Inc. Randall Boggs (voice) 2001-11-01
In Bad Taste Himself 2000-01-01
28 Days Cornell 2000-04-06
Animal Factory A.R. Hosspack 2000-08-01
Big Daddy Homeless Guy 1999-06-25
Divine Trash Himself 1998-01-18
The Big Lebowski Theodore Donald 'Donny' Kerabatsos 1998-03-06
The Wedding Singer David 'Dave' Veltri (uncredited) 1998-02-13
The Real Blonde Nick 1998-02-27
Armageddon Rockhound 1998-07-01
The Impostors Happy Franks 1998-05-18
Con Air Garland Greene 1997-06-05
Escape from L.A. Eddie 1996-08-09
Black Kites 1996-07-18
Trees Lounge Tommy 1996-05-11
Kansas City Johnny Flynn 1996-08-16
Fargo Carl Showalter 1996-03-08
Desperado Buscemi 1995-08-25
Billy Madison Danny McGrath (uncredited) 1995-02-10
Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Mister Shhh 1995-12-01
Dead Man Bartender 1995-12-23
Living in Oblivion Nick Reve 1995-07-21
The Search for One-eye Jimmy Ed Hoyt 1994-11-14
The Hudsucker Proxy Beatnik Barman 1994-03-11
Floundering Jimmy 1994-11-04
Airheads Rex 1994-08-05
Somebody to Love Mickey 1994-09-27
Pulp Fiction Buddy Holly 1994-09-10
Ed and His Dead Mother Ed Chilton 1993-06-04
The Last Outlaw Philo 1993-10-30
Rising Sun Willy Wilhelm 1993-07-30
Twenty Bucks Frank 1993-01-01
What Happened to Pete Pete 1992-03-02
In the Soup Aldolpho Rollo 1992-10-23
Reservoir Dogs Mr. Pink 1992-09-02
CrissCross Louis 1992-05-08
Claude Danny 1992-01-11
Billy Bathgate Irving 1991-11-01
Zandalee OPP Man 1991-05-09
Reservoir Dogs Mr. Pink 1991-06-01
Barton Fink Chet 1991-08-01
The Grifters Kaggs (uncredited) 1990-08-08
Force of Circumstance Virgil 1990-06-01
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie Bellingham (segment "Lot 249") 1990-05-03
King of New York Test Tube 1990-07-18
Miller's Crossing Mink Larouie 1990-09-21
New York Stories Gregory Stark 1989-03-10
Mystery Train Charlie 1989-09-06
Bloodhounds of Broadway Whining Willie 1989-11-03
Borders Ted 1989-05-05
Coffee and Cigarettes II Waiter 1989-01-01
Life Lessons Gregory Stark 1989-03-10
Slaves of New York Wilfredo 1989-03-18
Heart of Midnight Eddy 1988-11-10
Call Me Switchblade 1988-05-20
Vibes Fred 1988-08-05
Heart Nicky 1987-11-01
Arena Brains Wired Kid #1 1987-10-01
Kiss Daddy Goodnight Johnny 1987-10-29
Sleepwalk Worker 1986-09-09
The Way It Is Willy / Raphael 1986-04-04
Film House Fever 1986-01-02
Parting Glances Nick 1986-01-01
No Picnic Dead Pimp 1986-01-17
Days Are Numbered 1986-02-04
Tommy's 1985-06-01
Attack of Jeffree Star Jeffree Star’s Biological father
Bonnie Self