Chazz Palminteri
Chazz Palminteri
Real Name/Full Name Calogero Lorenzo Palminteri
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Chazz Palminteri
Birth Place: Bronx, New York, U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 15 May 1952
Age/How Old: 72 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 191 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 3″
Weight: In Kilograms – 69 Kg
In Pounds – 152.12 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Lorenzo Palminteri
Mother – Rose
Siblings: N/A
School: Theodore Roosevelt High School
College: N/A
Religion: Roman Catholic
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Gianna Ranaudo (m. 1992)
Kids/Children Name: Dante and Gabriela
Profession: Actor, Director, Screen writer
Net Worth: $20 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Calogero Lorenzo Palminteri, popularly known as Chaz Palminteri, is an American actor, screenwriter, and producer. During his exceptional career, he has appeared in numerous movies, TV shows, and plays. He is best known for acting in Bullets on Broadway, for which he has won an Academy Award under the category of Best Supporting Actor. Besides being an active member of the film industry, Palminteri also owns a restaurant in New York City.

Well, how well do you know about Chazz Palminteri? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Chazz Palminteri’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Chazz Palminteri to date.

Biography and Early Life

Chazz Palminteri was born on 15th May 1952 in New York City. His father was a bus driver named Lorenzo Palminteri, and his mother was a homemaker named Rose. According to Chazz himself, he was raised through severe hardships and he took nothing for granted.

Right from early childhood, Chazz had a keen interest in acting. In his initial days, he split his time between acting in Off-Broadway plays and being in a security crew. His big break came in 1988 when he starred in his autobiographical one-person show, “A Bronx Tale.” Chazz had the script written all by himself and had put many efforts into this solo performance.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Chazz Palminteri in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Chazz Palminteri’s age is 72 years old as of today’s date 25th June 2024 having been born on 15 May 1952. Though, he is 6′ 3″ in feet and inches and 191 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 152.12 lbs in Pound and 69 kg in Kilograms.


Chazz Palminteri completed his high school graduation from Theodore Roosevelt High School. After graduating from high school, he decided to pursue acting as a career and hence joined Actor’s Studio in 1973. He has revealed no information about his college life or about his University’s name.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Chazz Palminteri With Wife Gianna Ranaudo
Chazz Palminteri With Wife Gianna Ranaudo

Now coming on to the personal life of Chazz Palminteri, Chazz was married to Gianna Ranaudo in 1992, and the couple was blessed with two children named Dante and Gabriela. Currently, Chazz resides in New York along with his whole family. Like his career, he had a very successful marriage life and has been doing great as a family man.

Is Chazz Palminteri Gay?

No, Chazz Palminteri is not gay and is currently married to Gianna Ranaudo. The couple is happily married and resides in New York. This proves that Chazz is straight and has no intention of being involved with any man.

Professional Career

As a professional actor, Chazz Palminteri has had a very significant career and has also worked under many great directors such as Martin Scorsese and many others. Being a part of the film industry for so long, Chazz also had the opportunity to work with some of the industry’s big stars such as Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, and many others. He has even appeared in many thrilling movies such as The Usual Suspects, Analyze This, A Bronx Tale, and many others. As an actor, Chazz had a very successful career and has achieved something which takes years to be perfect in.

Chazz made his debut as a director by directing Oz’s episode and has even directed a feature film, Noel. Chazz has also starred in TV shows such as “Rizzoli and Isles” “Modern Family.” The level of effort Chazz puts in his work is indeed admirable.


Chazz Palminteri was awarded Indie Hero Awards in 2004 for his artistic achievements in movies and plays. For being a terrific actor, Chazz was awarded Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Role in 1995 for acting in Bullets over Broadway. He has also won Sundance Film Festival Special Jury Prize in 2006.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Chazz Palminteri in 2024

Chazz Palminteri Net Worth
Chazz Palminteri Net Worth

The net worth of Chazz Palminteri was last estimated as of 2024 and was found to be a massive total of $20 Million. A significant part of Chazz’s income comes from his brilliant career in acting. Also, his restaurant income adds up to his net worth is so high.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Chazz Palminteri has appeared as a guest on the famous American sitcom “The Modern Family.”

Chazz Palminteri proves that no matter how hard life can be, we should never lose hope and always believe in our hard work and passion. Being such an exceptional actor and having such an exceptional career as an actor, Chazz has shown us that anything is possible if we keep working hard and put our efforts into our work.


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