Paul Sorvino

American actor, opera singer, businessman, writer, and sculptor

Paul Sorvino (born April 13, 1939) is an American actor.[1] He often plays authority figures on both sides of the law. He played Paulie Cicero in the 1990 gangster movie Goodfellas. He also played NYPD Sergeant Phil Cerreta in Law & Order.[2] He is the father of actress Mira Sorvino.

Paul Sorvino
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Sorvino at the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival
Paul Anthony Sorvino

(1939-04-13) April 13, 1939 (age 82)
Years active1958–present
Spouse(s)Lorraine Davis (1966 - 1988) (divorced)
Vanessa Arico (1991 - 1996) (divorced)
Dee Dee Benkie (2014-present)

Sorvino was born in Brooklyn, New York.[3]


  1. "Paul Sorvino". Bio. Archived from the original on January 29, 2016. Retrieved Jan 19, 2016.
  2. "Paul Sorvino". Retrieved Jan 19, 2016.
  3. "Paul Sorvino". The Film Reference. Retrieved Jan 19, 2016.