Birthday: 2/28/1957, the
Age: 58 years
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Gifted with an Italian-American actor, screenwriter and director. Favorite cult movies and art-house. In the movie she prefers to wear a mask always nervous and troubled character.
John Michael Turturro was born February 28, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York, USA.
The son of Catherine, a non-professional jazz singer, who worked for the state naval factory during World War II, and Nicholas Turturro, a carpenter and builder, Dzhovinazzo immigrated from Italy in the age of six, and take part in a naval war in the “D Day “the first day of the invasion of Normandy.
John was brought up in the spirit of Catholicism. He moved to the area of ??Rosedale in Queens, New York, with his family when he was six. As the major themes he chose drama at the State University of New York and became a Master of Fine Arts at the Yale School of Drama. His first part in a movie – a small role, the man behind the desk in the vaunted critics biopik Martin Scorsese’s “Raging Bull” (1980).
Turturro played the main character in a production of John Patrick Shanley «Danny and the Deep Blue Sea» Conference playwrights Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in 1983. He reprized his role for the next year, but off-Broadway, and won the Theatre Award «Obie Award». Spike Lee liked Turturro performance in “five corners”, so much so that he wanted to make the actor member of the acting team of his comedy “Do the Right Thing.” This film is the first result of their joint activities, which led to a lasting partnership between the famous director and John Turturro. During the partnership, John starred in such films Spike as “Blues for a better life” (1990), “Jungle Fever” (1991), “The Girl №6» (1996), “His play” (1998), “Summer of Sam “(1999) and” She Hate Me “(2004).
Being a versatile actor, easy to get along under the comedy and drama, Turturro was able to expand their cooperation with the right people. He began to work with the Coen brothers, appearing in their films, such as “Miller’s Crossing” (1990), “Barton Fink” (1991), “The Big Lebowski” (1998) and “About where are you, brother?” ( 2000).
Also, the actor starred in several movies with Adam Sandler, including the comedy “Mr. Deeds” (2002) and “You Do not Mess with Zohanom!” (2008). He played aggressive patient character actor Jack Nicholson comedy by Peter Segal’s “Anger Management” and the enemy character actor Johnny Depp, John Shooter, a detective “Secret Window.” Turturro by chance became a guest star on the series “Defective Detective”, performing the role of Ambrose Monk, eccentric brother Adrian.
Before the actor has earned a name for themselves, a household, Turturro performed a cameo appearance in Woody Allen’s comedy oskoronosnoy “Hannah and Her Sisters.” Also, one of his comedic performances became a cult classic, it, of course, its fresh interpretation of Groucho Marx in the comedy 1992 “idiots.” It is in this movie, which is taken as a basis in 1935 comedy “Night at the Opera,” Turturro skillfully repeats (or replays?) Legendary American comedian Marx.
Turturro won an “Emmy” for his role in the TV series Monk Ambrose “Defective Detective.” Also, the actor was nominated, and the winner of many awards on behalf of many organizations, such as the Screen Actors Guild, the Cannes Film Festival, a Golden Globe and many others. al.
Turturro was made a producer and director, as well as an actor, the movie “Illuminati” (1998), which starred his wife Katherine Borowitz. He also wrote and directed the film “Love and Cigarettes” (2005). Not so long ago the actor played Ray Brocco, the right hand of the founder of the CIA Edward Wilson (played by Matt Damon) in the movie “The Good Shepherd”; and Sector 7 agent, Simmons in the “Transformers” directed by Michael Bay. This is the role of the actor repeated in the continuation of “Transformers” in the movie “Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen.”
Also, as the latter acting, Turturro appears in Tony Scott’s thriller “Capture train Pelem 123” and the Mouse King play fantasy Andrei Konchalovsky’s “Nutcracker.”
Award “Emmy” Best guest performance by an actor in a comedy, “Defective Detective” (2004).
Wine Country Film Festival: Prize Charlie Chaplin (2003).
Videosofta Dealers Association: Prize «Fipresci», «Two thousand and nothing else” (2000).
Cannes Film Festival: The prize “Golden Camera”, featured the first performance, “Mack” (1992).
Sundance Film Festival: The prize “Contributing to the independent interpretation” (1992).
The highest film awards in the Italian cinema, the prize David di Donatello: Best Foreign Actor “Barton Fink” (1992).
Cannes Film Festival: Best Actor, “Barton Fink” (1991).
Prize «Obie», «Danny and the Deep» (1984).
On the work of the actor
“As a carpenter makes a chair that remains after him, and the actor must leave behind something. And then you look at it, could say, “Oh, I’ll never forget it.” John Turturro.
Known for his play in the film “To Live and Die in LA” (1985), “The Color of Money” (1986), “Five Corners” (1987), “Dear People” (1991), “Barton Fink” (1991) “Quiz Show” (1994), «Monday Night Mayhem» (2002), “O where are you, brother?” (2000), “Secret Window” (2004), “The Good Shepherd” (2006), «Bronx is Burning “(2007)” Transformers “(2007) and fruitful collaboration with Spike Lee and Ethan and Joel Coen. He starred in more than 60 movies, affecting his ability to change his demeanor and physique.
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