Sep. 25th, 1962
New York City, New York, USA
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Aida Turturro was born in Brooklyn, New York, daughter of a Sicilian mother Dorothy, a homemaker, and an Italian-American father Domenick Turturro, an artist Actors John Turturro, Nicholas Turturro, and Natalie Turturro are her cousins.
Turturro has worked to raise public awareness of rheumatoid arthritis.
Turturro appeared in her first film in 1989.
She has also acted in films such as What About Bob?, Jersey Girl, Illuminata. Turturro also had a small part in the 1996 Drama Film Sleepers and in Deep Blue Sea.
She appears also in the 2005 movie Romance & Cigarettes, directed by her cousin John.
Turturro appeared in the eighth season episode "Car Periscope," of Curb Your Enthusiasm.
She appeared in Nurse Jackie for an episode. She was the titular character's lawyer. She reunited with her co-star from the Sopranos Edie Falco, who plays the titular character.
- Majored in theatre at State University of New York, New Paltz, and graduated in 1984
- Appeared on Broadway in A Streetcar Named Desire in 1992
- Cousin of 'Nicholas Turturro' (qv), 'John Turturro' (qv), 'Ralph Turturro' (qv), 'Amedeo Turturro' (qv) and 'Diego Turturro' (qv).
- Played 'James Gandolfini' (qv)'s daughter in _Romance & Cigarettes (2005)_ (qv) and his sister in _"The Sopranos" (1999)_ (qv).
- Played Mayor Dawgmeat in the SUNY New Paltz production of Li'l Abner her senior year (1984).
- She has been a long-time friend of her _"The Sopranos" (1999)_ (qv) co-star 'James Gandolfini' (qv). In addition to their work on this hit show, they have appeared in three feature films together: _Angie (1994)_ (qv), _Fallen (1998)_ (qv) and _Romance & Cigarettes (2005)_ (qv), and have co-starred in a 1992 Broadway revival of "A Streetcar Named Desire", which also starred 'Jessica Lange' (qv) and 'Alec Baldwin' (qv).