Jun. 30th, 1959
Brooklyn, New York
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Vincent Philip D'Onofrio is an American actor, producer and singer. He is known for
Mystic Pizza, JFK , The Player, Ed Wood, The Cell, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Daredevil, Emerald City and Ghost Wars.
- Uncle of 'Hakan D'Onofrio' (qv).
- Was considered for the role of Knuckles in _Suburban Commando (1991)_ (qv).
- 'Renée Zellweger' (qv) thanked him in her Oscar acceptance speech when she won 'Best Actress in a Supporting Role' for _Cold Mountain (2003)_ (qv).
- "I want you to be big -- 'Lon Chaney' (qv) big," 'Stanley Kubrick' (qv) informed D'Onofrio during the filming of _Full Metal Jacket (1987)_ (qv).
- Gained a world record 70 pounds for his role in _Full Metal Jacket (1987)_ (qv).
- Son: Luca D'Onofrio, born February 14, 2008. His mother is Carin van der Donk.
- Played the character of "Bill Newman" in both _JFK (1991)_ (qv) and _Malcolm X (1992)_ (qv).
- Is left-handed.