Joe Pantoliano



Place of birth:

Hoboken, New Jersey, USA:


An American film and television actor. He played the character of Ralph Cifaretto on The Sopranos, Bob Keane in La Bamba, Cypher in The Matrix, Teddy in Memento, Francis Fratelli in The Goonies, Guido "the Killer Pimp" in Risky Business, and Jennifer Tilly's violent mobster boyfriend, Caesar, in Bound. He also played US Marshall Renfro in both The Fugitive and U.S. Marshals. He is often referred to as "Joey Pants", due to the difficulty some have pronouncing his Italian surname. Description above from the Wikipedia article Joe Pantoliano, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

Bad Boys for Life (2020)
as Captain Howard
Feast of the Seven Fishes (2019)
as Uncle Frankie
The Brawler (2019)
as Al Braverman
The Legend of Secret Pass (2019)
as Chuckster (voice)
Lake Placid: Legacy (2018)
as Henderson
Happy Anniversary (2018)
as Aldo
Just Getting Started (2017)
as Joey
Random Tropical Paradise (2017)
as Vincent Gambazzo
The Perfect Match (2016)
as Marty
The Identical (2014)
as Avi Hirshberg
Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life (2012)
as Oswald
Loosies (2012)
as Carl
Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)
as Peek (voice)
Deadly Impact (2010)
as David Kaplow
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
as Gabe Ugliano
Falling Up (2009)
as George
The Job (2009)
as Perriman
No Kidding, Me Too! (2009)
as Himself
The Dream is Always the Same: The Story of Risky Business (2008)
Canvas (2006)
as John Marino
Unknown (2006)
as Bound Man
Wedding Daze (2006)
as Smitty
The Amateurs (2005)
as Some Idiot
Racing Stripes (2005)
as Goose (voice)
The Easter Egg Adventure (2004)
as Terrible Timothy Takit (voice)
Perfect Opposites (2004)
as Louis Carbonelli
Second Best (2004)
Bad Boys II (2003)
as Captain C. Howard
Daredevil (2003)
as Ben Urich
The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)
as Mogan
Cats & Dogs (2001)
as Peek (voice)
Memento (2000)
as John Edward "Teddy" Gammell
Ready to Rumble (2000)
as Titus Sinclair
A Better Way to Die (2000)
Olive, the Other Reindeer (1999)
as Martini (voice)
New Blood (1999)
as Hellman
Taxman (1999)
as Al Benjamin
The Life Before This (1999)
as Jake Maclean
Black and White (1999)
as Bill King
The Matrix (1999)
as Cypher
Hoods (1998)
as Charlie Flynn
U.S. Marshals (1998)
as Marshal Cosmo Renfro
Top of the World (1998)
as Vince Castor
Pitch (1997)
as Himself
Natural Enemy (1997)
as Stuart
Tinseltown (1997)
Bound (1996)
as Caesar
Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Ice (1996)
as Det. Meyer Meyer
The Flight of the Dove (1996)
as Attorney Brezner
The Immortals (1995)
as Pete
Steal Big Steal Little (1995)
as Eddie Agopian
The Last Word (1995)
as Doc
Congo (1995)
as Eddie Ventro (uncredited)
Bad Boys (1995)
as Captain C. Howard
Baby's Day Out (1994)
as Norby
Teresa's Tattoo (1994)
as Bruno
Robot in the Family (1994)
as The Father
Dangerous Heart (1994)
as Barclay
Me and the Kid (1993)
as Roy
Calendar Girl (1993)
as Harvey Darpinian
The Fugitive (1993)
as Deputy Marashal Cosmo Renfro
Three of Hearts (1993)
as Mickey
Through the Eyes of a Killer (1992)
as Jerry
Zandalee (1991)
as Gerri
Backstreet Dreams (1990)
as Paul Antangeli
El Diablo (1990)
as Kid Durango
Short Time (1990)
as Scalese
The Last of the Finest (1990)
as Wayne Gross
Downtown (1990)
as White
Nightbreaker (1989)
as Sgt. Jack Russell
Midnight Run (1988)
as Eddie Moscone
Rock 'N Roll Mum (1988)
as Ronnie
The In Crowd (1988)
as Perry Parker
Empire of the Sun (1987)
as Frank Demarest
Amazon Women on the Moon (1987)
as Sy Swerdlow
Scenes From the Goldmine (1987)
as Manny Ricci
La Bamba (1987)
as Bob Keane
The Squeeze (1987)
as Norman
Running Scared (1986)
as Snake
The Goonies (1985)
as Francis Fratelli
The Mean Season (1985)
as Andy Porter
Eddie and the Cruisers (1983)
as Doc Robbins
Risky Business (1983)
as Guido
The Final Terror (1983)
as Eggar
Monsignor (1982)
as Pvt. Joe Musso
The Idolmaker (1980)
as Gino Pilato
Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story (1980)
as Ray Neal
From The Vine ()
as Marco Gentile

Production Credits

No Kidding, Me Too! (2009)
No Kidding, Me Too! (2009)
Second Best (2004)