Joe Mantegna Biography

Updated On Feb 05, 2019 Published On Dec 29, 2016
Facts of Joe Mantegna
Date of Birth: 1947 , November-13
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Joe Mantegna
Birth Name Joseph Anthony Mantegna
Nick Name Joe
Father Joseph Henry Mantegna
Mother Mary Ann Mantegna
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Illinois, United States
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $18 million
Famous for Simpsons, Criminal Minds
Married Yes
Married to Arlene Vrhel
Children 2
Movies The Godfather III, Homicide, Things Change
TV Show Simpsons, Criminal Minds
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Joe Mantegna is a 71 years old American actor who is best known for voicing the character of Fat Tony in the TV show Simpsons. Joe is also highly credited for playing the role of David Rossi in the movie Criminal Minds.

Joe Mantegna's early years

Joe Mantegna was born as Joseph Anthony Mantegna on the 13th of November, 1947 in Illinois, United States. His parents are Mary Ann Mantegna and Joseph Henry Mantegna. He belongs to American nationality and is of Italian ethnicity.

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Joe attended J. Sterling Morton High School East and studied acting at Goodman School of Drama. Joe Biden has also attended DePaul University.

Joe Mantegna's career: film and TV work

Joe Mantegna started his career as a stage actor acting in the musical Hair. He has acted in films like The Godfather III, starring Al Pacino, Homicide and Things Change to name a  few.

Joe Biden has also acted in TV shows like the Simpsons, where he voiced Fat Tony alongside Hank Azaria, and as David Rossi in Criminal Minds, starring Matthew Gray Gubler and Kirsten Vangsness.

Joe Mantegna's personal life

Talking about his personal life, he is a married man and his wife’s name is  Arlene Vrhel. They were dating for two years after getting together in 1973 and were married on 3rd Dec 1975.

They have two daughters named Mia and Gia. He has already earned great respect and name in this field and he has not faced any controversy in his life neither any girlfriend in his life except his spouse.

He is also active on social sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Joe Mantegna's net worth

As of 2019, Joe Mantegna has a net worth of $18 million, which the American actor has earned from all the efforts in his acting profession.

Joe Mantegna has disclosed the salary he received from his works in movies and TV shows. 

Joe Mantegna's body measurements

Joe Mantegna stands tall with an impressive height of 5’11 inches (180 cms) and his body weighs around 85 kgs (187 lbs).

Joe Mantegna facts on timeline

Born in Chicago, Illinois United States

November 13 , 1947

Joe Mantegna was born as Joseph Anthony "Joe" Mantegna, Jr. on November 13, 1947, to Mary Anne and Joseph Anthony Mantegna, Sr in Chicago, Illinois. There is no any update available regarding his siblings.  Mantegna was raised by his parents in Catholic 

With Arlene Vrhel.

December 3 , 1975

Joe Mantegna is a married man and his wife’s name is  Arlene Vrhel. They were dating for two years after getting together in 1973 and were married on 3rd Dec 1975. They have two daughters named   Mia and Gia.

Debuted stage production Hair

1969

Joe Mantegna made his acting debut in a production of "Hair" in the year of 1969.  It is a rock musical with a book and lyrics by James Rado and Gerome Ragni and music by Galt MacDermot. A product of the hippie counterculture and sexual revolution of the late 1960s, several of its songs became anthems of the anti-Vietnam War peace movement.

 

Made his Broadway debut Working

1978

Joe Mantegna debuted on Broadway in "Working" which he co-wrote Bleacher Bums, an award-winning play which was first performed at Chicago's Organic Theater Company, and was a member of its original cast.

 

debuted in the film Medusa Challenger

1977

Joe Mantegna made his feature film debut in the film named,"Medusa Challenger" playing the main role as a Joe in the year of  1977.  It is the story of two flower sellers, Uncle Jack (Jack Wallace) and his nephew Joey (Joe Mantegna), who sell flowers on the busy Lake Shore Drive bridge in downtown Chicago.

 

won award for Tony Award as Best Acto

1984

Joe Mantegna was awarded for Tony Award as Best Actor (Featured Role - Play) for playing Richard ("Ricky") Roma in David Mamet's "Glengarry Glen Ross" in the year of 1984 and same year he was also  awarded the  Joseph Jefferson Award for Actor in a Supporting Role in a Play for "Glengarry Glen Ross", at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.

Nominated for his performance The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit

1977

Joe Mantegna was nominated for a  Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Actor in a Principal Role for his performance in "The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit", in the year of 1974 at the Organic Theater Company in Chicago, Illinois.

Nominated for his performance Volpone

1977

Joe Mantegna was nominated for a  Joseph Jefferson Award for Actor in a Supporting Role for his performance in "Volpone" in the year of 1977 at the Organic Theater Company with Victory Gardens in Chicago, Illinois.

received a Lifetime Achievement Award for Fil The Riverside International Film Festival

2015

Joe Mantegna has received a Lifetime Achievement Award for Film and Television from The Riverside International Film Festival in 2015 and the same year  he also  received the Saint Pio Award from the Saint Pio Foundation, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to being an extraordinary individual in “providing relief from suffering to those in need.”