Al Pacino Biography
Al Pacino height is 1.73m. He is an American film and stage actor, director and speaker. Alfredo James Pacino was born on April 25, 1940 in New York City. During his childhood Pacino aimed to became a basketball player. He was dropped out of the school because he failed all subjects except English. He left home after an argument with her mother to learn acting. He did small jobs like janitor, bus boy and postal clerk. He started using drugs at the age of 9 but never used hard ones.
Al Pacino Smile
Al Pacino Wedding
Al Pacino seems to be some playboy type man. He never got married in his life but still have 3 children. His first child Julie Marie Tarrant from Jan Tarrant was born on 1989. And his other 2 children are twin born in 2001 from his ex-partner Beverly D’Angelo. He had relationships with several actresses in the past.
Al Pacino with his co-stars friends
Al Pacino with his family
Al Pacino Showbiz Career
Al Pacino is considered to be one of the greatest actors of the Hollywood. He established himself in an era where there was a lot of competition. Al Pacino is most closely associated with the roles of Michael Carlene in The Godfather (1972) trilogy. He made his film debut from the film Me Natalie (1969). His other great hits are Scarecrow, Serpico, Dog Day Afternoon, And Justice for All and Bobby Deerfield. Pacino made his directorial debut with Looking for Richard a documentary on the play Richard III. He was nominated 67 times for different awards which include 8 Oscar nominations. He won 12 awards including 1 Oscar.
Al Pacino in ‘Scent of a Woman’ in 1992
Al Pacino in ‘The Devil’s Advocate’ in 1997
Al Pacino in ‘The Insider’ in 1999
Al Pacino News Stories
Pacino was offered the lead role in the famous DIE HARD series but he turned that offer down. He said that he gave Bruce Wills his career by turning down this offer. Al Pacino sold his house at the bank of Hudson River in 3.3m$ after buying of 4.3m$ because he was tired of fan visiting.
Al Pacino Interview
Al Pacino is also considered to be a philosopher in the industry. When he was asked about his parents he said I don’t really understand them because after the World War II the separated and I left my mother for acting and there was never a chance to talk to them calmly. About his early life he said that he saw many tough times I have to borrow from friends for bus fare in order to go to auditions but I waited, I knew my time will come. The Actor’s Studio where I was working as an intern and was teased due to my outlook there now I am the chairman of that institute. He added more that my mother was against my acting but when she saw me doing that in theatre she said to me that she liked what I did she really did. These words were the boost of my life. About the success of his life he quoted,
‘I know I am missing something in my life, but I don’t know what it is but there is something’
Al Pacino with his award