(biography, photos, videos) Steven Vincent «Steve» Buscemi
Steve Buscemi biography
Steven Vincent Buscemi, better known to us as Steve Buscemi, born in December 1957 in Brooklyn, new York. The family of Dorothy and John Buscemi he was the fourth son. Steve’s parents – poor immigrants from Ireland and Italy. My mother worked as a waitress, dad, a veteran of the Korean war, worked as a plumber. However, children are never ashamed of their parents themselves and help them from an early age.
In school Steve Buscemi «on fire» the profession of an actor. After graduating high school in 1975, he was even able to enroll in the College of liberal arts. But the amount of money the guy only lasted for the first semester. Buscemi dropped out at the insistence of the Pope passed the examination for the profession of fire. By applying for this job, Steve didn’t wait until his call to service. As life has shown, he was right. 3 long years, Bush did not call to work. Who worked guy the years. At first he worked as a loader. After some time took the place of the waiter. Then there was the paperboy, and even ice cream. All this time, the dream of becoming an artist never left Steve Buscemi. And when he was finally called to a seat of fire, 4 years he worked, saving money on tuition.
Having accumulated a decent amount, Buscemi moved to Manhattan and began studying at the Theatre Institute Lee Strasberg. During these years, Steve Buscemi finally realized that it is in place. Passion for the theatre and cinema is only growing. The future actor not only enjoyed playing on the stage, but took to writing scripts and even self-directing plays in small new York theaters.
For the debut of Steve Buscemi getting the picture «Tommy». After the actor starred in several cameo or small roles. But the cinematic biography of Steve Buscemi really started from the tape «Parting glances» by bill Sherwood. So says the artist himself. Steve here got the role of the dying from AIDS of a rock musician. The film was released in 1985 and was the first Hollywood project, which frankly told about HIV and AIDS.
Striking and memorable work of Steve Buscemi appeared in the early 1990s. It was then that the actor starred in the films of the Coen brothers, «Barton Fink» and «Miller’s crossing». Later successful collaboration with the Coen continued. Buscemi appeared in their high-profile projects, «Fargo» and «the Big Lebowski».
Then he worked with Director Quentin Tarantino. He was just looking for the actor for the role of the character Pink for his project reservoir dogs. Buscemi was perfect. Tarantino praised the skill of Steve and invited him into his next project called «pulp fiction.» This film soon became a cult.
Definitely talented critics called the game of the actor in the tape of Rodriguez’s «Desperado». Here, Buscemi is small, but very significant and vibrant role.
Steve Buscemi is known for the fact that he very carefully prepares for each of his roles, even if they are episodic. One day, acting Adam Sandler, the actor had to play a person who works in the morgue. Steve has long visited the mortuary, spoke to his people. As a result, his character seemed very natural and convincing. And the morgue staff found in the character Buscemi his colleague.
His dramatic talent Steve Buscemi was able to show in two seasons of «boardwalk Empire» by Tim van Patten. Here he appeared in two images – businessman, who engaged in the clandestine business, and the Treasurer nucky Thompson. For the last role the actor was awarded the Golden globe and best actor in a drama series. And the way the Treasurer has brought Buscemi prestigious screen actors Guild award nomination the United States of America.
Since the early 2000s Steve Buscemi is becoming extremely popular in the movie. A year out of 7-8 projects with his participation. Among the most striking and famous – «the Sopranos» and «Coffee and cigarettes». Very talented critics called the game of the actor in Tim Burton’s «Big fish».
At the end of the 1990s, admirers of talent of Steve Buscemi saw the beloved actor as a Director. His debut tape «stay among the trees» was very successful. Then, the screens out the picture «animal factory» and «Lonesome Jim». The last film won the Grand Prix of the film festival Sundance. In his project «Interview,» Buscemi starred himself and invited to a role of the actress Sienna Miller.
In the late 1980s, Buscemi met the actress and Director Joe Anders. Soon Steven and Joe were married and in 1991 they had their first-born Lucian. Son made his debut with his father in the movie «Under the shadow of the crown» and the TV series «the Sopranos.»
During the tragedy of September 11, 2001 actor as a firefighter participated in the rescue of the victims in the twin towers. Buscemi worked together with former colleagues, but did not give any comment or interviews, not wanting to PR on the tragedy.
Personal life Steve Buscemi and his wife Jo Anders and son of Strike, managed to star in several films.
In 1997, the magazine «Empire» recognized Buscemi movie star of all time and included the artist in «Top 100» most famous actors. Steve took 52nd place.
- «Reservoir dogs»
- «Miller’s Crossing»
- Con air
- «The Big Lebowski»
- «Ghost world»
- «The Sopranos»
- «Boardwalk Empire»
- «Coffee and cigarettes»
- «Big fish»