Armand Assante

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Armand Assante is a coarsely handsome American actor who has successfully portrayed a wide range of intriguing characters from numerous ethnic backgrounds, both on screen and in the theater. Armand Anthony Assante, Jr. was born on October 4, 1949 in New York City, to Katherine (Healey), a music teacher and poet, and Armand Anthony Assante, Sr., an ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Golden Globes. Another 5 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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  The Elephant Ride (announced)
John Goldman
  The Fix (pre-production)
  Salvage Marines (filming)
Kelkis Morturi
  The Match (post-production)
 2020 Infamous Six (post-production)
Dr. Albert Cioran
 2019 General
 2019 The Brave
Frank Pedulla
 2018-2019 The Family Business (TV Series)
Sal Dash
- The Heat Is On (2019) ... Sal Dash
- Answered Questions (2018) ... Sal Dash
- Show Down (2018) ... Sal Dash
- The Games Have Just Begun (2018) ... Sal Dash
- We Are at War (2018) ... Sal Dash
 2018 The P.I.M.P.
 2018 The Deuce (TV Series)
Mr. Martino
- Nobody Has to Get Hurt (2018) ... Mr. Martino
 2018 Darc
 2018 Con Man
Jack Saxon
 2017 Power of Silence
 2017/I The Neighborhood
 2017 Joe's War
Doctor Galante
 2017 You Can't Have It
The Man
 2017 First Law
Don Nowet
 2016 Blowtorch
 2016 The Red Maple Leaf
FBI Agent Joseph Cortez
 2016 Leaves of the Tree
Joe Buffa
 2016 Stressed to Kill
Paul Jordan
 2016/II Beyond the Game
 2015 Blind Pass
Richard James
 2015 Kids vs Monsters
 2015 Sicilian Vampire
 2015 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Nicolas Amaro
- Padre Sandunguero (2015) ... Nicolas Amaro
 2014 In Between Engagements
 2014 Charlie Mantle
Inspector Bennett
 2014 A Fine Step
Alejandro Bolivar
 2014 Montevideo, Bog te video! (TV Series)
- Vidimo se (2014) ... Hotchkins
- Kad imas nekog svog (2014) ... Hotchkins
- Opijeni slavom (2014) ... Hotchkins
- Ljudi i brojevi (2014) ... Hotchkins
- Prvo pa musko (2014) ... Hotchkins
 2014 Hunting the Phantom
Charles Ingrim
 2014 See You in Montevideo
 2013 Assumed Killer
Aaron Banfield
 2013/I Once Upon a Time in Brooklyn
Joseph Baldano Sr.
 2013 The Fix (Short)
 2013 Dead Man Down
Lon Gordon
 2012 The Night Never Sleeps
Inspector Romanelli
 2011 Guido
Lorenzo De Costa
 2011/I Jesse
 2011 The Return of Joe Rich
Uncle Dom
 2010 Killer by Nature
Eugene Branch
 2010 Chuck (TV Series)
Premier Alejandro Goya / Premier Alejandro Fulgencio Goya
- Chuck Versus the Coup d'Etat (2010) ... Premier Alejandro Goya
- Chuck Versus the Angel de la Muerte (2010) ... Premier Alejandro Fulgencio Goya
 2010 Magic Man
 2010 Human Target (TV Series)
- Christopher Chance (2010) ... Joubert
 2010 Shadows in Paradise
Cpt. John 'Ghost' Santos
 2009 Breaking Point
Marty Berlin
 2009 The Bleeding
Det. Jake Plummer
 2009 Death Valley Screamers: Bonnie & Clyde (Short)
Casino Owner
 2009 Chicago Overcoat
Stefano D'Agnostino
 2009/II Smile
 2009 The Line
Padre Antonio
 2009 The Steam Experiment
Detective Mancini
 2009 The Lost (TV Movie)
 2008 Shark Swarm (TV Movie)
Hamilton Lux
 2008 October Road (TV Series)
Gabriel Diaz
- We Lived Like Giants (2008) ... Gabriel Diaz
- Dancing Days Are Here Again (2008) ... Gabriel Diaz
 2008 The Man Who Came Back
 2007 American Gangster
Dominic Cattano
 2007 NCIS (TV Series)
René 'La Grenouille' Benoit
- Bury Your Dead (2007) ... René 'La Grenouille' Benoit
- Angel of Death (2007) ... René 'La Grenouille' Benoit
- Trojan Horse (2007) ... René 'La Grenouille' Benoit
- Brothers in Arms (2007) ... René 'La Grenouille' Benoit (uncredited)
- Blowback (2007) ... René 'La Grenouille' Benoit
 2007 Children of Wax
 2007 When Nietzsche Wept
 2007 California Dreamin'
Captain Doug Jones - The American Military Officer in Command
 2007 Mexican Sunrise
 2007 Casanova's Last Stand
Sebastian Marr
 2006 Dead Lenny (Video)
Tony Thick
 2006 ER (TV Series)
Richard Elliot
- Graduation Day (2006) ... Richard Elliot
- Strange Bedfellows (2006) ... Richard Elliot
- Lost in America (2006) ... Richard Elliot
- Out on a Limb (2006) ... Richard Elliot
 2006 Soul's Midnight
 2006 Surveillance
 2006 Funny Money
 2005 The Commuters (TV Movie)
 2005 Two for the Money
 2005 The Third Wish
 2005 Dot.Kill
Det. Charlie Daines
 2003 Consequence
Sam Tyler / Max Tyler / Sam Burns
 2003 Citizen Verdict
Sam Patterson
 2003 Tough Luck
 2002 Partners in Action
Jack Cunningham
 2002 Push, Nevada (TV Series)
- The Amount (2002)
 2002 Federal Protection (TV Movie)
Frank Carbone / Howard Akers
 2001 One Eyed King
 2001 After the Storm (TV Movie)
 2001 Last Run
Frank Banner
 2000 Looking for an Echo
Vince 'Vinnie' Pirelli
 2000 On the Beach (TV Movie)
Cmdr. Dwight Towers
 2000 The Road to El Dorado
Tzekel-Kan (voice)
 1999 Rashi: A Light After the Dark Ages
The Inkman (voice)
 1999 The Hunley (TV Movie)
Lt. George Dixon
 1997 The Odyssey (TV Mini-Series)
- Part II (1997) ... Odysseus
- Part I (1997) ... Odysseus
 1996 Gotti (TV Movie)
John Gotti
 1996 Striptease
Lt. Al Garcia
 1995 Kidnapped (TV Movie)
Alan Breck Stewart
 1995 Judge Dredd
 1994 Trial by Jury
Rusty Pirone
 1994 Blind Justice (TV Movie)
 1993 Fatal Instinct
Ned Ravine
 1992 Hoffa
Carol D'Allesandro
 1992 The Mambo Kings
Cesar Castillo
 1991 Fever (TV Movie)
 1991 The Marrying Man
Bugsy Siegel
 1990/II Eternity
Romi / Sean
 1990 Q & A
Bobby Texador
 1989 Animal Behavior
Mark Mathias
 1989 Passion and Paradise (TV Movie)
Alfred De Marigny
 1988 Jack the Ripper (TV Mini-Series)
Richard Mansfield
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Richard Mansfield
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Richard Mansfield
 1988 The Penitent
Juan Mateo
 1987 Napoleon and Josephine: A Love Story (TV Mini-Series)
Napoleon Bonaparte
- Part III (1987) ... Napoleon Bonaparte
- Part II (1987) ... Napoleon Bonaparte
- Part I (1987) ... Napoleon Bonaparte
 1987 Hands of a Stranger (TV Movie)
Joe Hearn
 1987 Stranger in My Bed (TV Movie)
Hal Slater
 1986 Belizaire the Cajun
Belizaire Breaux
 1986 A Deadly Business (TV Movie)
Charles Macaluso
 1985 Evergreen (TV Mini-Series)
Joseph Friedman
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... Joseph Friedman
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Joseph Friedman
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... Joseph Friedman
 1984 Why Me? (TV Movie)
Dr. James Stallings
 1984 Unfaithfully Yours
Maxmillian Stein
 1983 Rage of Angels (TV Movie)
Michael Moretti
 1982 I, the Jury
Mike Hammer
 1981 Love & Money
Lorenzo Prado
 1980 Sophia Loren: Her Own Story (TV Movie)
Riccardo Scicolone
 1980 Private Benjamin
Henrí Trémont
 1980 Little Darlings
 1979 Mrs. Columbo (TV Series)
Freddie Faust
- A Chilling Surprise (1979) ... Freddie Faust
 1979 Prophecy
John Hawks
 1978 The Pirate (TV Movie)
 1978 Lady of the House (TV Movie)
Ernest de Paulo
 1978 Human Feelings (TV Movie)
Johnny Turner
 1978 Paradise Alley
Lenny Carboni
 1977 Kojak (TV Series)
Tom Ryan
- Caper on a Quiet Street (1977) ... Tom Ryan
 1975-1976 The Doctors (TV Series)
Dr. Michael Powers
- Episode #1.3605 (1976) ... Dr. Michael Powers (uncredited)
- Episode #1.3603 (1976) ... Dr. Michael Powers (uncredited)
- Episode #1.3602 (1976) ... Dr. Michael Powers (uncredited)
- Episode #1.3600 (1976) ... Dr. Michael Powers (credit only)
- Episode #1.3599 (1976) ... Dr. Michael Powers (uncredited)
 1975 First Ladies Diaries: Rachel Jackson (TV Movie)
 1975 How to Survive a Marriage (TV Series)
Johnny McGhee
- Episode #1.325 (1975) ... Johnny McGhee
 1974 The Lords of Flatbush
Wedding Guest (as Armand Assanti)
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Stage: Appeared (as "Emperor Napoleon") in "Kingdoms". Also in cast: Maria Tucci, Roy Dotrice. Kennedy Center, Washington, DC. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Armand Assanti | The Phantom


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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[at the Transilvania Film Festival] I like being here. We have a film that is premiering, The Wanderers: The Quest of The Demon Hunter (2017). I like your country for very many reasons, especially for the generosity of its people. I have known Romania since the years 2000, when I was invited here to a beauty pageant. Ever since, I have been trying to convince people to come to Romania and invest ... See more »


Attended and graduated from Cornwall Central High School in upstate New York. See more »


often plays Italian American gangsters

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