Dominic Chianese

American actor

Dominic Chianese (/ˌkəˈnɛzɛ/; born February 24, 1931 in The Bronx, New York)[1] is an American actor, singer, musician, activist, and philanthropist. He is best known for his role as Corrado "Junior" Soprano on the HBO TV series The Sopranos. In 2010, Chianese received the Ellis Island Medal of Honor in recognition of his humanitarian efforts.

Dominic Chianese
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Chianese in 2011
Born (1931-02-24) February 24, 1931 (age 89)
Alma materBronx High School of Science
Brooklyn College
OccupationActor, singer, musician, philanthropist, activist
Years active1952–present


Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Dominic Chianese at Wikimedia Commons

  • Dominic Chianese on IMDb
  • Dominic Chianese at the Internet Broadway Database
  • A conversation with Dominic Chianese, The Sopranos' Uncle Junior in Lavery, David; Howard, Douglas L.; Levinson, Paul (eds.). The Essential Sopranos Reader. University Press of Kentucky. pp. 339–362. ISBN 978-0-8131-3012-5.CS1 maint: extra text: authors list (link)
  • Dominic Chianese - Downstage Center interview at American Theatre