Anthony LaPaglia

Anthony LaPaglia

Jan. 31st, 1959
Born in
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
5' 11

Anthony LaPaglia's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Without a Trace TV Show
Without a Trace
Murder One TV Show
Murder One
Nature TV Show
Riviera TV Show
Bad Blood TV Show
Bad Blood

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]


LaPaglia currently lives in Santa Monica, California, USA. He has said that he adopted an American accent to help him get acting work after moving to the US. His current accent is neither distinctly American nor is it Australian, but rather a combination of both. According to an offhand remark by LaPaglia, he has employed an American accent since 1982.
LaPaglia's first marriage was to actress Cherie Michan. He is currently married to actress Gia Carides, whom he met at a party; the two starred in the 1994 (Ben Lewin) Australian movie Paperback Romance (a.k.a. Lucky Break) and married in 1998. Their daughter Bridget was born in January 2003.

  • Listed as one of twelve "Promising New Actors of 1991" in John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 43.
  • Starred with 'Debi Mazar' (qv) in _So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993)_ (qv) as a love interest, then again in _Empire Records (1995)_ (qv) as a love interest yet again.
  • Italian on his father's side and Dutch on his mother's side.
  • Welcomed daughter, with 'Gia Carides' (qv), named Bridget born January 2003.
  • He has his date of birth tattooed on his left forearm in Roman Numerals: I XXXI MCMLIX.
  • Was the original choice to play Tony Soprano in the HBO series _"The Sopranos" (1999)_ (qv) but turned the role down.
  • He is part owner of an Australian Soccer club called Sydney FC (Football Club)
  • Plays in goal for Hollywood United Football Team.

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