Dominic Chianese

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Dominic Chianese

Dominic Chianese

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Who is Dominic Chianese?

Dominic Chianese is a well-known face in the world of acting, best known for his roles in ‘The Godfather Part II’ as ‘Johnny Ola’ and ‘The Sopranos’ as Corrado John Soprano Jr. In addition, he is a musician and singer.

Body Measurement

Dominic Chianese stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs a healthy weight.

Childhood and Family

Dominic Chianese was born on February 24, 1931, in the Bronx, New York, to a family of stonemasons. As of 2019, he is 88 years old and born under the sign of Pisces. He was born to Angelina Chianese (mother) and Gaetano Chianese (father), both bricklayers. His grandfather came from Naples, Italy’s third-largest municipality, to the Bronx, New York, in 1904.

Dominic has an American nationality and is of mixed ancestry because he is Italian-American. In terms of schooling, he attended the elite Bronx High School of Science, where he graduated. Dominic also obtained an Actor’s Equity card in the late 1950s. He then spent a few years working at his family’s bricklaying business. At the age of 30, he enrolled in Brooklyn College and began singing in Greenwich Village. He also participated in the folk music boom, where he played an acoustic guitar. Similarly, his playing career was at its pinnacle, with important roles in plays such as Oliver! and many more. The actor is active on social media platforms such as Twitter and Instagram.


  • Initially, the actor worked as a recreational worker for the Drug Commission of New York State in a recovery center.
  • He was a dedicated humanitarian who also taught ladies to play the guitar at the time.
  • He was later embroiled in drug-related offenses.
  • Similarly, Dominic was awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor for his humanitarian actions.
  • Ungrateful Heart, his first full-length album, was published in 2003.
  • In addition, many of his songs have been featured on episodes of The Sopranos.

Net Worth

As of 2021, the actor has a net worth of $15 million. Similarly, the following are some of his cinematic earnings: Dominic co-wrote his autobiography, Twelve Angels: The Women Who Taught Me How to Act, Live, and Love, in December 2018. The Kindle edition costs $7.99, while the Hardcover edition costs $13.68 on Amazon. The book is about a Chinese man’s path from stonemason’s business to creative achievement.

Dominic Chianese estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Dominic Chianese in 2020 -2021? 

Dominic Chianese Net Worth:
$15 million

Estimated Net Worth in 2021 $15 million
Previous Year’s Net Worth (2020) $13 million
Annual Salary Under Review. 
Income Source Actor, Singer
Net Worth Verification Status Not Verified

Married Life

Dominic Chianese has been married three times. Since 1958, he has been married to Vincenza Jean Vacchio. However, after only a few months of marriage, they divorced. Later that year, in 1961, Chianese married Merle Molofsky for the second time. In 1961, the former couple married. They had three children after their marriage: Dominic Chianese Jr., Leah Espy Chianese, and Alexander John Gwozdz Chianese. Their marriage, however, did not last and they divorced.

He also has three other children, Rebbeca Scarpatti Chianese, Sarah Chianese, and Dominica Roskelly Chianese. Chianese Jr., one of Dominic’s sons, is also an actor, having appeared in three episodes of The Sopranos’ final season (1999). Dominic married Jane Pittson for the third time on June 8, 2003, following his second divorce. Their wedding takes place in a private wedding.

Movies and TV Shows

Chianese began his career in the TV series East Side/West Side in 1964. Later, he made his big-screen debut as a panhandler in the film Fuzz. After two years, he appeared in The Godfather Part II as Johnny Ola alongside Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, and Diane Keaton. This gained him a lot of notoriety and paved the door for him to have more notable parts in Hollywood.

Dominic has acted in dozens of blockbuster movies and television shows since 1999 when he got his big break. He has also appeared as Corrado “Junior” Soprano in the highly regarded HBO TV series The Sopranos, alongside James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, and Edie Falco, among others.

Crime of Fashion, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Went to Coney Island on a Mission from God… Be Back by Five, and many more are among his other works. In addition, he rose to prominence as a guest star in the HBO series Broadwalk Empire. In the year 2013, the actor appeared in the film The Family. He appeared on The Good Wife, one of the most popular TV shows, from 2012 until 2015. Chianese appears in The Village and Inspector Montalbano in 2019. In Umberto D., the actor will also shine.