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Steve Buscemi

Steve Buscemi
Buscemi at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival
Personal information
Birth nameSteven Vincent Buscemi
Birth dateDecember 13, 1957(age 59)
Place of birthBrooklyn, New York, U.S.
ResidenceNew York City
EducationValley Stream Central High School
Alma materLee Strasberg Institute
OccupationActor, director, writer
Years active1985 present
Home townManhattan
Political partyDemocrat
SpouseJo Andres (1987 present)
ChildrenLucian (b.1991)
ParentsJohn Buscemi,
Dorothy (nee Wilson)

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Steven Vincent "Steve" Buscemi (-enbʉˈʃɛmi ; or in American usage; born December 13, 1957) is an American actor, writer and film director. An associate member of the renowned experimental theater company The Wooster Group, Buscemi has starred in successful Hollywood and indie films including New York Stories, Mystery Train, Reservoir Dogs, Desperado, Con Air, Armageddon, The Grey Zone, Ghost World and Big Fish; and the HBO television series The Sopranos and Boardwalk Empire, the latter of which earned him a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Golden Globe and a nomination for an Emmy Award in 2011. He is also known for his appearances in many films by the Coen brothers: Miller's Crossing, Barton Fink, Fargo and The Big Lebowski.

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