Jun. 30th, 1959
Brooklyn, New York, USA
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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.
- Unhappy with his impression of 'Orson Welles' (qv), director 'Tim Burton (I)' (qv) had D'Onofrio's voice dubbed, in the film _Ed Wood (1994)_ (qv). The near perfect 'Orson Welles' (qv) impression was supplied by voice-over artist 'Maurice LaMarche' (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.
- Played the character of "Bill Newman" in both _JFK (1991)_ (qv) and _Malcolm X (1992)_ (qv).
- Son: Luca D'Onofrio, born February 14, 2008. His mother is Carin van der Donk.
- Has played 'Orson Welles' (qv) in two different, unrelated productions: _Ed Wood (1994)_ (qv) and _Five Minutes, Mr. Welles (2005)_ (qv).
- He bleached his hair blonde for his part in _Adventures in Babysitting (1987)_ (qv).
- One of the founders of the River Run Film Festival (Winston-Salem, North Carolina), along with his sister, 'Elizabeth D'Onofrio' (qv), and their father, 'Gene D'Onofrio' (qv).
- Son: Elias Gene D'Onofrio, born in January 2000. His mother is Carin van der Donk.