Jon Polito

Actor | * 12/29/1950 († 65, 09/01/2016) | Philadelphia - Pennsylvania - USA
Jon Raymond Polito (December 29, 1950 – September 1, 2016) was an American character actor. In a film and television career spanning 35 years, he amassed over 220 credits. Notable television roles included Detective Steve Crosetti in the first two seasons of Homicide: Life on the Street and as Phil Bartoli on the first season of Crime Story. He also appeared in several films including The Rocketeer, The Crow and Gangster Squad, as well as his work with the Coen brothers. He appeared in five of their films, including Miller's Crossing, Barton Fink and The Big Lebowski. Polito also portrayed legendary "hungry i" nightclub impresario Enrico... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Crime

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Movies with Jon Polito as Actor(78)

as Enrico Banducci2014 Big Eyes
as Don Dillon2014 Locker 13
as Dragna2013 Gangster Squad
as Vinnie2011 From the Head
as Mr. Bordasche2011 Son of Morning
as Commissioner Loeb (voice)2011 Batman: Year One
as Orren Boyle2011 Atlas Shrugged: Part I
as Frank2010 Venus & Vegas
as Police Captain (segment "The Spectre") (voice)2010 DC Showcase Original Shorts Collection
as The Phamacist2010 Burning Palms
as Don Bonfante2010 The Last Godfather
as John "The Prince" Monaco2010 Stiffs
as Police Captain (voice)2010 DC Showcase: The Spectre
as Captain Sludge2009 Super Capers
as The Colonel2008 Rock Monster
as Max Rabbit2008 Animated American
as Bob2008 Bart Got a Room
as Rossi2007 American Gangster
as Borough President2006 Flags of Our Fathers
as Sandy2006 Cutting Room
as Leon Waterman2006 Grilled
as Jimmy the Photographer2006 The Alibi
as Agent Hymes2006 Big Nothing
as Wolf #1 (voice)2006 Happily N'Ever After
as Montesquino2006 Haeckel's Tale
as Kirby2005 The Honeymooners
as Sam Oberhurst2005 Gone but Not Forgotten
as Gold2005 Family Plan
as Wally Kamin2004 The Last Shot
as Roy Roby2003 View from the Top
as Second Hood2003 The Singing Detective
as The Security Guard2002 29 Palms
as Creighton Tolliver2001 The Man Who Wasn't There
as Morrie Deaver2001 Mimic 2
as Ramon Rudd2001 The Tailor of Panama
as Judge Bob2001 The Shrink Is In
as Frank2000 Nowhere Land
as Steve Crosetti2000 Homicide: The Movie
as Naldo (as John Polito)2000 After Sex
as Detective Sherman1999 Stuart Little
as Uncle Vinnie1999 Angel's Dance
as Jelly1999 Road Kill
as Dr Caligari1999 The Apartment Complex
as Da Fino1998 The Big Lebowski
as D.A. Al Orsini1998 The Defenders: Choice of Evils
as Lou Spano1998 Money Play$
as Mr. Deacon1997 The Corporate Ladder
as Nick1996 Just Your Luck
as Boss1995 Fluke
as Agent Palmer1995 Bushwhacked
as Michael "The Suit" Minelli1994 Blankman
as Gideon1994 The Crow
as Detective Al1994 The Shaggy Dog
as Boss Johnson1994 Girls in Prison
as Mr. Bumstead1994 The Hudsucker Proxy
as Fat Jack1992 Leather Jackets
as Larry Rosenbaum1992 Flodder Does Manhattan!
as Lou Breeze1991 Barton Fink
as Bigelow1991 The Rocketeer
as Chuck Greenwald1990 The Freshman
as Johnny Caspar1990 Miller's Crossing
as Moe Fingers1988 Homeboy
as Brad Stakowski1988 Alone in the Neon Jungle
as Kline1987 Critical Condition
as Doctor James1986 Dream Lover
as Boss Duchard1986 Fire with Fire
as Private Detective1986 The Princess and the Call Girl
as Det. Walter Bedsoe1986 Highlander
as 1st Cop1985 Compromising Positions
as Howard1985 Death of a Salesman
as Detective Sporaco1982 The Clairvoyant
as Thomas "Three Fingers Brown" Lucchese1981 Gangster Wars

TV Shows/Series with Jon Polito as Actor(51)

as Earl Chambers2009 Modern Family
as Harold Metzger2009 Castle
as Judge Dominick Ventimiglia2008 Raising the Bar
as Bertram Duesterberg2008 The Mentalist
2007 Chowder
2005 Medium
as Jimmy Fusco2002 Without a Trace
as George Gionopolis2002 Monk
as Donald Stern2001 The Chronicle
as Mr. Summers2001 Scrubs
1999 Popular
1998 Becker
as Detective Kemper1997 Invasion
as Steve Crosetti1993 Homicide: Life on the Street
1987 Ohara
as Phil Bartoli1986 Crime Story

Full Name: Jon Polito
Born: Friday, 12/29 1950 (December) in Philadelphia
Died: Thursday, 09/01 2016 (September) in Duarte (aged: 65)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Educated at: Villanova University
Siblings: Jack Polito
Jon Polito frequently works together with these people:
Joel Coen (13x, Crew)
Ethan Coen (13x, Crew)
Vernee Watson-Johnson (11x, Actress)
Robert Curtis Brown (11x, Actor)
Reed Diamond (10x, Actor)
Gregory Itzin (10x, Actor)
Mark Moses (10x, Actor)
Matt Winston (10x, Actor)
Kathryn Joosten (10x, Actress)
John Kapelos (10x, Actor)
Molly Hagan (10x, Actress)
Taylor Nichols (10x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:61332, Added: 05/21/2018, Last updated: 07/19/2020