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 81)
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. Retrieved Jan 19, 2016.
  2. "Paul Sorvino". Retrieved Jan 19, 2016.
  3. "Paul Sorvino". The Film Reference. Retrieved Jan 19, 2016.