Oct. 2nd, 1954
Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Lorraine Bracco's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2001 - Riding in Cars with Boys
1995 - Hackers
1995 - The Basketball Diaries
1993 - Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
1992 - Medicine Man
1992 - Radio Flyer
1991 - Switch
1990 - Goodfellas
1989 - The Dream Team
1989 - Sea of Love
1987 - Someone to Watch Over Me
1987 - The Pick-Up Artist
Guest TV Roles
Halfway House Matron
Herself - Guest Judge
Herself - Judge
Herself - Guest
Lorraine was voted the "ugliest girl in the 6th grade" at her Long Island grade school. She moved to France in 1974 where she became a fashion superstar for Jean-Paul Gaultier. Her sister is Elizabeth Bracco. Has two daughters, Stella Keitel by ex-husband Harvey Keitel and Margaux Guerard by ex-husband Daniel Guerard.
- Older sister of 'Elizabeth Bracco' (qv).
- Is fluent in Italian, Spanish and French.
- Her oldest daughter is named Margaux, and was born in 1979.
- Favorite team is the Mets.
- Played 'Paul Guilfoyle (II)' (qv)'s hostage in the _"Crime Story" (1986)_ (qv) episode "Hide and Go Thief." Her sister, 'Elizabeth Bracco' (qv), played a hostage in the series' pilot.
- Those glasses her character Dr. Melfi wears are really hers; she needs either them or her contacts to be able to see clearly.
- Was the first choice for the role of "Mona Lisa Vito" in _My Cousin Vinny (1992)_ (qv), but she turned down the role.
- (January 2002) Announced she is finally divorcing estranged husband, 'Edward James Olmos' (qv).