Charles Scorsese

Place of birth:
New York, New York City, USA:
Luciano Charles Scorsese (May 5, 1913–August 23, 1993) was an American actor and father of filmmaker Martin Scorsese. Scorsese was born in New York City, the son of Teresa and Francesco Scorsese, Sicilian immigrants from Polizzi Generosa, a small town near Palermo. He married Catherine Cappa in 1933. He was the father of Academy Award-winning film director Martin Scorsese. In 1976 he made his first film appearance in Taxi Driver, albeit in a still newspaper photograph with his wife, as Iris’ father. He later appeared in his son’s 1980 film, Raging Bull, where he played "Charlie.” He featured in the gangster film Goodfellas in 1990, portraying "Vinnie" who was based on the real-life gangster Thomas Agro. Description above from the Wikipedia article Charles Scorsese, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Cape Fear (1991)
as Fruitstand Customer
The Hard Way (1991)
as Senior Citizen
GoodFellas (1990)
as Vinnie
Martin Scorsese Directs (1990)
as Self
The Scorsese Machine (1990)
as Himself
China Girl (1987)
as Old man at the bar
The Color of Money (1986)
as High Roller #1
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
The King of Comedy (1982)
as First Man at Bar
Raging Bull (1980)
as Charlie - Man with Como
Taxi Driver (1976)
as Iris' Father (newspaper article) (uncredited)
Italianamerican (1974)
as Himself © 2021

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