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.
- Has played 'Orson Welles' (qv) in two different, unrelated productions: _Ed Wood (1994)_ (qv) and _Five Minutes, Mr. Welles (2005)_ (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).
- Divorced wife Carin van der Donk in 2003. The couple reconciled in 2007 and had a son, Luca, in 2008. They have not remarried.
- Gained a world record 70 pounds for his role in _Full Metal Jacket (1987)_ (qv).
- Ironically, he played Moriarty in a TV movie titled "Sherlock" while he starred as Robert Goren in Law & Order: Criminal Intent, whose character is based on Sherlock Holmes.
- Is left-handed.
- Was considered for the role of Knuckles in _Suburban Commando (1991)_ (qv).
- Son: Elias Gene D'Onofrio, born in January 2000. His mother is Carin van der Donk.