December 18, 1954
May 26, 2022
Salt and Pepper
5 ft 11½ in | 182 cm
80 kg | 176.5 lbs
44 in | 107 cm
11 US | 44 EU
34 in | 89 cm
Raymond Allen Liotta was born in Newark, New Jersey, United States, on December 18, 1954, was an American actor.
Young Ray Liotta first started acting during his years of college in school musicals productions.
He got his television debut in NBC soap opera Another World (1980–1981), in role as Joey Perrini.
He made his big screen debut in melodrama movie The Lonely Lady (1983) in role as Joe Heron.
Ray's breakthrough performance came as Ray Sinclair in action comedy film Something Wild (1986).
He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Match" (2004), in role as Mike.
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He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role as Ray Sinclair in action comedy film Something Wild (1986).
He was nominated for the MTV Movie Award for Best Villain for his role as Officer Pete Davis in psychological thriller movie Unlawful Entry (1992).
He was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male for his role as Detective Lieutenant Henry Oak in crime thriller film Narc (2002).
He was nominated for the Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor for his role as Henry Hill in drama crime movie Goodfellas (1990).
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries for his role as Frank Sinatra in drama movie The Rat Pack (1998).
He won the Film Independent Spirit Robert Altman Award for his role as Jay in comedy drama film Marriage Story (2019).
He was nominated for the Detroit Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Aldo "Hollywood Dick" Moltisanti / Salvatore "Sally" Moltisanti in crime drama film The Many Saints of Newark (2021).
Article 99 (1992) comedy drama as Dr. Richard Sturgess
No Escape (1994) thriller as John Robbins
Cop Land (1997) crime drama as Detective Gary "Figgsy" Figgis
Field of Dreams (1989) fantasy drama sports as Shoeless Joe Jackson
Wild Hogs (2007) biker comedy road as Jack Blade
Killing Them Softly (2012) neo-noir crime as Markie Trattman
Revolver (2005) crime thriller as Dorothy Macha
Blow (2001) biographical crime as Fred Jung
The Son of No One (2011) crime thriller as Capt. Mathers
The Iceman (2012) biographical crime thriller as Roy DeMeo
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) drama crime as Joey
Hannibal (2001) psychological horror thriller as Paul Krendler
Identity (2003) psychological thriller as Officer Rhodes
Observe and Report (2009) black comedy as Detective Harrison
Smokin' Aces (2007) action thriller as FBI Agent Donald Carruthers
Hubie Halloween (2020) comedy as Mr. Landolfa
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Charlie Metcalf in NBC medical drama television series ER (2004) in episode "Time of Death".
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries for his role as Lorca in History Channel miniseries Texas Rising (2015).
He was nominated for the Critics Choice Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie Made for Television for his role as James "Big Jim" Keene in Apple TV+ crime drama miniseries Black Bird (2022).
Casablanca (1983) NBC drama series as Sacha
Our Family Honor (1985) ABC drama series as Officer Ed Santini
Smith (2006-2007) CBS drama series as Bobby Stevens
He played Lieutenant Matt Wozniak in NBC crime drama television series Shades of Blue (2016–2018).
He hosted Saturday Night Live (2003), in episode "Ray Liotta/The Donnas".
He voiced Gordon Evans in Amazon Prime Video action drama series Hanna (2021).
Graduated from Union High School, in New Jersey (1973).
Graduated from the University of Miami (1978), with a degree in fine arts.
Studied acting with Robert "Buckets" Lowery.
He was adopted at the age of six months.
Had Scottish and Italian ancestry.
Had one biological sister and one biological half-brother also five biological half-sisters.
He was fan of football team Tottenham Hotspur.
He was a bartender at the Shubert theaters.
He was inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame (2016).
He was left-handed.
He won the Spike Video Game Award for Best Performance by a Human and the NAVGTR Award for Voice Performance for his voice role as Tommy Vercetti in video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002).
Featured in music videos for:
Listen by David Guetta "Lovers on the Sun" (2014)
Ed Sheeran and Rudimental "Bloodstream" (2015)
Ray died on May 26, 2022, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, at the age of 67.
He was married to actress Michelle Grace (1997-2004), they had one daughter, Karsen Liotta.
He was engaged to Jacy Nittolo (2020-2022).
He dated Catherine Hickland (2007-2011), Jill Marie Jones (2006), Donna Puzio (2003-2004), Sherrie Rose (1991-1992), Michelle Johnson (1991), Heidi Von Beltz (1981-1982) and Susan Keith (1980).