Aiello, Danny
imdb_iconthis person at IMDb
wiki_iconarticle in wikipedia
Today's birthdays

Today's birthdays

Yamamoto, Mataichiro
Yamamoto Mataichiro

山本又一朗
1947-10-25
Kim, Hye-Na
Kim Hye-Na

김혜나
1980-10-25
Han, Yeo-Reum
Han Yeo-Reum

한 여름
1983-10-25
Hong, Sang-Soo
Hong Sang-Soo

홍상수
1960-10-25
Lee, Cheong-a
Lee Cheong-a

이청아 / Lee Chung Ah (Lee Cheong Ah)
1984-10-25
Cho, Tamiyasu
Cho Tamiyasu

趙民和
1979-10-25
Kim, Hye-Ja
Kim Hye-Ja

김혜자
1941-10-25

Danny Aiello

[ Aiello, Danny ]
Profile and general info
Family name: Aiello
Country: USA
Birth date: Tuesday, June 20, [81 years old]
Birth place: New York City, New York, USA
Bio
Danny Aiello (AIELLO Danny) is a American actor, born on Tuesday, June 20, 1933, in New York City, New York, USA.
Trivia
  • Father of Danny Aiello III, Rick Aiello, Jamie Aiello and Stacy Aiello.
  • Uncle of New York Yankees sportscaster (radio/play by play) Michael Kay.
  • He says that the one thing that annoys him more than anything is if a man is rubbing a girls back, or vice versa on a movie set. (Or even of the same sex rubbing each others backs)
  • Italian-American.
  • He was nominated for a 1976 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actor in a Principal Role for his performance in "That Championship Season" at the Arlington Park Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Played Police Chief Vincent Aiello in Once Upon a Time in America (1984).
  • His son, actor/stuntman/stunt coordinator Danny Aiello III died of pancreatic cancer in 2010 at age 53.
  • The 70-year-old Aiello released his first single, "All of Me," in March of 2004, and followed it a month later with an album of standards.
  • Among his various charitable interests include Covenant House (a mobile unit that provides food, shelter health care, counseling, education and job training to homeless teens,) the United Way, the Salvation Army, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, and the Frances Aiello Day Treatment Center in Brooklyn (named after his late mother) that treats young blind and deaf adults and children.
  • A former bouncer at New York's comedy club, The Improvisation, he broke into the business when he started filling in there as an emcee.
  • Once was a bus driver and the President of the Greyhound Bus Union at age 30+ before he pursued acting.
  • Served a three-year stint in the Army, and was at one time stationed in Germany.
  • Sold newspapers and shined shoes at Grand Central Station in his youthful years.
  • A lifelong resident of New York City, Danny and his six siblings were raised almost single-handedly by their mother.
Filmography
As an actor:
  • 2011 4Chosen
  • 2011 Anyone's Son
  • 2011 Flicker Box
  • 2010 Henry and Me
  • 2010 Stiffs
  • 2006 A Broken Sole
  • 2006 The Last Request
  • 2006 Lucky Number Slevin
  • 2005 Brooklyn Lobster
  • 2005 The Fool
  • 2004 Zeyda and the Hitman
  • 2003 Mail Order Bride
  • 2001 Off Key
  • 2001 18 Shades of Dust as Vincent Dianni
  • 2000 Prince of Central Park
  • 2000 Dinner Rush
  • 2000 Mambo Café
  • 1998 Wilbur Falls
  • 1998 The Last Don II
  • 1998 A Brooklyn State of Mind
  • 1998 Dellaventura
  • 1997 Bring Me the Head of Mavis Davis
  • 1997 The Last Don
  • 1996 2 Days in the Valley as Dosmo Pizzo
  • 1996 Mojave Moon
  • 1996 City Hall as Frank Anselmo
  • 1995 Two Much
  • 1995 Power of Attorney
  • 1995 Lieberman in Love
  • 1995 Brothers' Destiny
  • 1994 Prêt-à-Porter as Major Hamilton
  • 1994 Léon as Tony
  • 1994 Save the Rabbits
  • 1993 Me and the Kid
  • 1993 The Pickle
  • 1993 The Cemetery Club
  • 1992 Mistress
  • 1992 Ruby as Jack Ruby
  • 1991 29th Street
  • 1991 Hudson Hawk as Tommy Five-Tone
  • 1991 Once Around
  • 1990 The Closer
  • 1990 Madonna: The Immaculate Collection
  • 1990 Jacob's Ladder as Louis
  • 1990 Shocktroop
  • 1990 He Ain't Heavy
  • 1989 Harlem Nights as Phil Cantone
  • 1989 The Preppie Murder
  • 1989 Do the Right Thing as Salvatore 'Sal' Fragione
  • 1989 The January Man
  • 1989 White Hot
  • 1988 Russicum - I giorni del diavolo
  • 1988 Alone in the Neon Jungle
  • 1987 Moonstruck as Mr. Johnny Cammareri
  • 1987 The Pick-up Artist
  • 1987 Night Heat
  • 1987 Man on Fire
  • 1987 Daddy
  • 1987 The Hustler of Money
  • 1987 Saturday Night Live
  • 1987 Radio Days
  • 1987 Lady Blue
  • 1985 Key Exchange
  • 1985 The Protector
  • 1985 The Stuff
  • 1985 The Lucie Arnaz Show
  • 1985 Lady Blue
  • 1985 The Purple Rose of Cairo
  • 1984 Tales from the Darkside
  • 1984 Old Enough
  • 1984 Once Upon a Time in America as Police Chief Vincent Aiello
  • 1984 Broadway Danny Rose
  • 1984 Death Mask
  • 1983 3-2-1 Contact
  • 1983 Blood Feud
  • 1982 A Question of Honor
  • 1982 Nurse
  • 1982 ABC Afterschool Specials
  • 1982 Gemini
  • 1981 Chu Chu and the Philly Flash
  • 1981 Fort Apache the Bronx
  • 1980 Hide in Plain Sight
  • 1980 Defiance
  • 1978 Lovey: A Circle of Children, Part II
  • 1978 Bloodbrothers
  • 1978 The Last Tenant
  • 1978 On Our Own
  • 1978 Fingers
  • 1977 The Godfather: A Novel for Television
  • 1977 Hooch
  • 1977 The Andros Targets
  • 1976 Kojak
  • 1976 The Front
  • 1974 The Godfather: Part II as Tony Rosato
  • 1973 Bang the Drum Slowly
  • 1973 The Godmothers
  • 2011 Anyone's Son
  • 2004 UnConventional
  • 2003 Shorty
  • 2003 Dellaventura
  • 2008 That's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites
  • 2000 Mambo Café
  • 1987 Night Heat
  • 1994 Save the Rabbits
  • 2011 All Night with Joey Reynolds
  • 2010 Mulberry St.
  • 2010 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
  • 2010 One Man Show Off
  • 2010 Just Laugh!
  • 2009 American Psych Ward
  • 2008 That's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites
  • 2008 A Man Among Giants
  • 2008 Harry: A Communication Breakdown
  • 2006 Moonstruck: At the Heart of an Italian Family
  • 2004 Good Day Live
  • 2004 Dinner for Five
  • 2004 Last Call with Carson Daly
  • 2003 Last Laugh
  • 2001 Cannes: Through the Eyes of the Hunter
  • 2000 Comedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Rob Reiner
  • 2000 The Directors
  • 1999 Comedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Jerry Stiller
  • 1999 The Rat Pack
  • 1997 Cosby
  • 1997 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
  • 1997 The Rosie O'Donnell Show
  • 1997 Late Show with David Letterman
  • 1996 Unforgotten: Twenty-Five Years After Willowbrook
  • 1996 Saturday Night Live
  • 1995 Sinatra: 80 Years My Way
  • 1994 HBO First Look
  • 1993 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
  • 1991 One on One with John Tesh
  • 1991 The 63rd Annual Academy Awards
  • 1991 Late Night with David Letterman
  • 1991 Comic Relief IV
  • 1990 Night of 100 Stars III
  • 1990 The 62nd Annual Academy Awards
  • 1990 The 47th Annual Golden Globe Awards
  • 1990 Building 'Jacob's Ladder'
  • 1990 Richard Lewis: I'm Doomed
  • 1989 Making 'Do the Right Thing'
  • 1989 Later with Bob Costas
  • 1989 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
  • 1985 The 39th Annual Tony Awards
  • 2006 Video on Trial
  • 1992 The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980
As a composer:
  • 2008 That's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites
  • 2000 Mambo Café
  • 1987 Night Heat
  • 1994 Save the Rabbits
  • 2011 All Night with Joey Reynolds
  • 2010 Mulberry St.
  • 2010 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
  • 2010 One Man Show Off
  • 2010 Just Laugh!
  • 2009 American Psych Ward
  • 2008 That's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites
  • 2008 A Man Among Giants
  • 2008 Harry: A Communication Breakdown
  • 2006 Moonstruck: At the Heart of an Italian Family
  • 2004 Good Day Live
  • 2004 Dinner for Five
  • 2004 Last Call with Carson Daly
  • 2003 Last Laugh
  • 2001 Cannes: Through the Eyes of the Hunter
  • 2000 Comedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Rob Reiner
  • 2000 The Directors
  • 1999 Comedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Jerry Stiller
  • 1999 The Rat Pack
  • 1997 Cosby
  • 1997 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
  • 1997 The Rosie O'Donnell Show
  • 1997 Late Show with David Letterman
  • 1996 Unforgotten: Twenty-Five Years After Willowbrook
  • 1996 Saturday Night Live
  • 1995 Sinatra: 80 Years My Way
  • 1994 HBO First Look
  • 1993 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
  • 1991 One on One with John Tesh
  • 1991 The 63rd Annual Academy Awards
  • 1991 Late Night with David Letterman
  • 1991 Comic Relief IV
  • 1990 Night of 100 Stars III
  • 1990 The 62nd Annual Academy Awards
  • 1990 The 47th Annual Golden Globe Awards
  • 1990 Building 'Jacob's Ladder'
  • 1990 Richard Lewis: I'm Doomed
  • 1989 Making 'Do the Right Thing'
  • 1989 Later with Bob Costas
  • 1989 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
  • 1985 The 39th Annual Tony Awards
  • 2006 Video on Trial
  • 1992 The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980
As a producer:
  • 2011 Anyone's Son
  • 2004 UnConventional
  • 2003 Shorty
  • 2003 Dellaventura
  • 2008 That's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites
  • 2000 Mambo Café
  • 1987 Night Heat
  • 1994 Save the Rabbits
  • 2011 All Night with Joey Reynolds
  • 2010 Mulberry St.
  • 2010 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
  • 2010 One Man Show Off
  • 2010 Just Laugh!
  • 2009 American Psych Ward
  • 2008 That's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites
  • 2008 A Man Among Giants
  • 2008 Harry: A Communication Breakdown
  • 2006 Moonstruck: At the Heart of an Italian Family
  • 2004 Good Day Live
  • 2004 Dinner for Five
  • 2004 Last Call with Carson Daly
  • 2003 Last Laugh
  • 2001 Cannes: Through the Eyes of the Hunter
  • 2000 Comedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Rob Reiner
  • 2000 The Directors
  • 1999 Comedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Jerry Stiller
  • 1999 The Rat Pack
  • 1997 Cosby
  • 1997 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
  • 1997 The Rosie O'Donnell Show
  • 1997 Late Show with David Letterman
  • 1996 Unforgotten: Twenty-Five Years After Willowbrook
  • 1996 Saturday Night Live
  • 1995 Sinatra: 80 Years My Way
  • 1994 HBO First Look
  • 1993 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
  • 1991 One on One with John Tesh
  • 1991 The 63rd Annual Academy Awards
  • 1991 Late Night with David Letterman
  • 1991 Comic Relief IV
  • 1990 Night of 100 Stars III
  • 1990 The 62nd Annual Academy Awards
  • 1990 The 47th Annual Golden Globe Awards
  • 1990 Building 'Jacob's Ladder'
  • 1990 Richard Lewis: I'm Doomed
  • 1989 Making 'Do the Right Thing'
  • 1989 Later with Bob Costas
  • 1989 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
  • 1985 The 39th Annual Tony Awards
  • 2006 Video on Trial
  • 1992 The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980
Self:
  • 2011 All Night with Joey Reynolds
  • 2010 Mulberry St.
  • 2010 Who Wants to Be a Millionaire
  • 2010 One Man Show Off
  • 2010 Just Laugh!
  • 2009 American Psych Ward
  • 2008 That's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites
  • 2008 A Man Among Giants
  • 2008 Harry: A Communication Breakdown
  • 2006 Moonstruck: At the Heart of an Italian Family
  • 2004 Good Day Live
  • 2004 Dinner for Five
  • 2004 Last Call with Carson Daly
  • 2003 Last Laugh
  • 2001 Cannes: Through the Eyes of the Hunter
  • 2000 Comedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Rob Reiner
  • 2000 The Directors
  • 1999 Comedy Central Presents: The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Jerry Stiller
  • 1999 The Rat Pack
  • 1997 Cosby
  • 1997 Late Night with Conan O'Brien
  • 1997 The Rosie O'Donnell Show
  • 1997 Late Show with David Letterman
  • 1996 Unforgotten: Twenty-Five Years After Willowbrook
  • 1996 Saturday Night Live
  • 1995 Sinatra: 80 Years My Way
  • 1994 HBO First Look
  • 1993 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
  • 1991 One on One with John Tesh
  • 1991 The 63rd Annual Academy Awards
  • 1991 Late Night with David Letterman
  • 1991 Comic Relief IV
  • 1990 Night of 100 Stars III
  • 1990 The 62nd Annual Academy Awards
  • 1990 The 47th Annual Golden Globe Awards
  • 1990 Building 'Jacob's Ladder'
  • 1990 Richard Lewis: I'm Doomed
  • 1989 Making 'Do the Right Thing'
  • 1989 Later with Bob Costas
  • 1989 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
  • 1985 The 39th Annual Tony Awards
  • 2006 Video on Trial
  • 1992 The Godfather Trilogy: 1901-1980

Videos

External links

Official site
link to: http://dannyaiello.com/

Share your thoughts and opinions

Found links to Aiello Danny profile, fansite, biography, photos or trailers? Your participation is appreciated.

comments powered by Disqus
Movies

Filmography

(partial)
Protector, TheProtector, The

Wei Long Meng Tan

as Danny Garoni

Year: 1985

 




©2010 asiacue.com — Contact usPrivacy policy