Ben Gazzara

Birthday:

08/28/1930

Place of birth:

New York City, New York, USA:

Biography:

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Biagio Anthony Gazzarra (August 28, 1930 – February 3, 2012), known as Ben Gazzara, was an American film, stage, and television actor and director. His best known films include Anatomy of a Murder (1959), Voyage of the Damned (1976), Inchon (1981), Road House (1989), The Big Lebowski (1998), Happiness (1998), The Thomas Crown Affair (1999), Summer of Sam (1999), Dogville (2003) and Paris, je t'aime (2006). He was a recurring collaborator with John Cassavetes, working with him on Husbands (1970), The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (1976) and Opening Night (1977). As the star of the television series Run for Your Life (1965-1968), Gazzarra was nominated for three Golden Globe Awards and two Emmy Awards. He won his first, and only, Emmy Award for his role in the television film Hysterical Blindness (2002). Description above from the Wikipedia article Ben Gazzara, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.    


Film Credits

Giuseppe Tornatore - Ogni film un'opera prima (2014)
as
One Day Since Yesterday: Peter Bogdanovich & the Lost American Film (2014)
as Himself
Ristabbanna (2012)
as
Chez Gino (2011)
as Oncle Giovanni
Christopher Roth (2010)
as Paul Andersen
13 (2010)
as Schlondorff
Holy Money (2009)
as Vatican's Banker
Eve (2008)
as Joe
Meurtres à l'Empire State Building (2008)
as Paulie Genovese
Looking for Palladin (2008)
as Jack Palladin
Beyond Wiseguys: Italian Americans & the Movies (2008)
as
Donne sbagliate (2007)
as Franco Maresco
Kozak (2006)
as Secretov
They All Laughed 25 Years Later: Director to Director - A Conversation with Peter Bogdanovich and Wes Anderson (2006)
as Archive Footage
Paris, je t'aime (2006)
as Ben (Quartier Latin)
The Shore (2005)
as
Bonjour Michel (2005)
as michele Terranova
Dogville Confessions (2004)
as Himself
Dogville (2003)
as Jack McKay
Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There (2003)
as Himself
Home Sweet Hoboken (2001)
as
Brian's Song (2001)
as Coach Halas
Shark in a Bottle (2000)
as The Arranger
Very Mean Men (2000)
as Gino Minetti
Blue Moon (2000)
as Frank Cavallo
A Constant Forge (2000)
as
The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)
as Andrew Wallace
Summer of Sam (1999)
as Luigi
Paradise Cove (1999)
as Duke Mantee
Happiness (1998)
as Lenny Jordan
Il tesoro di Damasco (1998)
as Gregorio Kos
Marilyn in Manhattan (1998)
as Himself
Angelo Nero (1998)
as Padre Guelfi
Illuminata (1998)
as Old Flavio
The Big Lebowski (1998)
as Jackie Treehorn
Too Tired to Die (1998)
as John Sage
Buffalo '66 (1998)
as Jimmy Brown
The Spanish Prisoner (1998)
as Mr. Klein
Valentine's Day (1998)
as Joe Buddha
Stag (1997)
as Frank Grieco
Shadow Conspiracy (1997)
as Vicepresident Saxon
Farmer & Chase (1997)
as Farmer
Vicious Circles (1997)
as March
John Cassavetes: To Risk Everything to Express It All (1996)
as Himself
Ladykiller (1996)
as Lt. Jack 'Jigsaw' Lasky
The Zone (1995)
as Dick Althorp
Convict Cowboy (1995)
as Warden Ferguson
Parallel Lives (1994)
as Charlie Duke
Les hirondelles ne meurent pas à Jerusalem (1994)
as
Nefertiti, figlia del sole (1994)
as Amenophis III
Anything for John (1993)
as
Love, Honor & Obey: The Last Mafia Marriage (1993)
as Joseph Bonanno
Blindsided (1993)
as Ira Gold
Per Sempre (1991)
as Marcelo
Lies Before Kisses (1991)
as Grant Sanders
Quicker Than the Eye (1990)
as Ben Norell
People Like Us (1990)
as Gus Bailey
Oltre l'oceano (1990)
as
Road House (1989)
as Brad Wesley
Arena - John Cassavetes (1989)
as Himself
James Stewart's Wonderful Life (1988)
as (archive footage)
Don Bosco (1988)
as Don Giovanni Bosco
Police Story: The Freeway Killings (1987)
as Capt. Tom Wright
Il giorno prima (1987)
as Mike Zella
Downpayment on Murder (1987)
as Harry Cardell
Il camorrista (1986)
as Il Professore
Champagne amer (1986)
as Paul Rivière
A Letter to Three Wives (1985)
as Porter Holloway
Figlio mio, infinitamente caro... (1985)
as Antonio Morelli
An Early Frost (1985)
as Nick Pierson
La donna delle meraviglie (1985)
as
Uno scandalo perbene (1984)
as The man with no memory
La Ragazza di Trieste (1982)
as Dino Romani
Inchon (1982)
as Maj. Frank Hallsworth
A Question of Honor (1982)
as Detective Joe DeFalco
They All Laughed (1981)
as John Russo
Storie di ordinaria follia (1981)
as Charles Serking
Bloodline (1979)
as Rhys Williams
Saint Jack (1979)
as Jack Flowers
Opening Night (1977)
as Manny Victor
The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald (1977)
as Anson 'Kip' Roberts
The Death of Richie (1977)
as George Werner
Voyage of the Damned (1976)
as Troper
High Velocity (1976)
as
The Killing of a Chinese Bookie (1976)
as Cosmo Vittelli
Capone (1975)
as Al Capone
Maneater (1973)
as Nick Baron
The Neptune Factor (1973)
as Cmdr. Adrian Blake
Afyon oppio (1972)
as Joseph Coppola
Pursuit (1972)
as Steven Graves
The Family Rico (1972)
as Eddie Rico
Fireball Forward (1972)
as
When Michael Calls (1972)
as Doremus Connelly
Husbands (1970)
as Harry
King: A Filmed Record... Montgomery to Memphis (1970)
as Himself
The Bridge at Remagen (1969)
as Sgt. Angelo ("Angel")
If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium (1969)
as
A Rage to Live (1965)
as Roger Bannon
A Carol for Another Christmas (1964)
as Fred
La città prigioniera (1962)
as Captain George Stubbs
Convicts 4 (1962)
as John Resko
The Young Doctors (1961)
as Dr. David Coleman
Risate di gioia (1960)
as Lello
Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
as Lt. Frederick Manion
Three Plays by Tennessee Williams (1958)
as
The Strange One (1957)
as Jocko de Paris

Production Credits

Oltre l'oceano (1990)
Director