Mar. 26th, 1966
Mount Vernon, New York
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Michael Imperioli is an American actor, writer and director known for Law and Order, The Sopranos, Life on Mars, Detroit 1-8-7, Californication, Mad Dogs and Alex, Inc.
- Although he often portrays violent Mafia characters, and has appeared in other violent movies and TV shows, he claims to despise on-screen violence.
- Studied acting at New York City's Stella Adler Conservatory.
- Has two children, David (b. 1997), and Vadim (b. 2001) with wife Victoria, and a stepdaughter, Isabella.
- Was engaged to 'Lili Taylor (I)' (qv).
- Played 'Spider' who gets shot in the foot in _Goodfellas (1990)_ (qv) and he plays a mobster named Christopher in _"The Sopranos" (1999)_ (qv) who shoots someone in the foot as an inside tribute to his earlier role.
- Has a brother, John, who attended Mount Vernon High School.
- Grew up in Mount Vernon, New York.