Joe Piscopo

Joe Piscopo

Highest Rated: 44% Johnny Dangerously (1984)

Lowest Rated: 0% How Sweet It Is (2013)

Birthday: Jun 17, 1951

Birthplace: Passaic, New Jersey, USA

Joe Piscopo's acting talents were showcased on the big screen many times throughout the course of his Hollywood career. He had a part on the television special "Battle of the Network Stars XII" (ABC, 1981-82). He was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for "Saturday Night Live" in 1984. This recognition propelled him to pursue a role in "Wise Guys" (1986). His film career continued throughout the eighties and the nineties in productions like "Dead Heat" (1988), the action flick "Sidekicks" (1993) with Chuck Norris and "Huck and the King of Hearts" (1994). He also appeared in the Martin Sheen action picture "Captain Nuke and the Bomber Boys" (1995). Recently, he continued to act in the Nicole Eggert comedy "Dead Lenny" (2006), the T.R. Knight dramedy "The Last Request" (2008) and "How Sweet it Is" (2013) with Paul Sorvino. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "The Apprentice" (NBC, 2003-). Piscopo most recently appeared in "Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special" (NBC, 2014-15). Piscopo was married to Kimberly Driscoll and had four children.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
0% 62% How Sweet It Is Jack Cosmo (Character) - 2013
No Score Yet 10% The Last Request Angelo (Character) - 2006
No Score Yet 11% Dead Lenny Louis Long (Character) - 2006
35% 68% Bartleby Rocky (Character) $141.4K 2001
No Score Yet No Score Yet Baby Bedlam Jack (Character) - 2000
No Score Yet 62% Two-Bits & Pepper Zike/Spider (Character) - 1996
No Score Yet 33% Captain Nuke and the Bomberboys Mr. Wareman (Character) - 1995
10% 48% Sidekicks Kelly Stone (Character) $14.5M 1993
No Score Yet No Score Yet Huck and the King of Hearts Max (Character) - 1993
11% 49% Dead Heat Det. Doug Bigelow (Character) $2.9M 1988
31% 40% Wise Guys Moe Dickstein (Character) $7M 1986
44% 63% Johnny Dangerously Danny Vermin (Character) - 1984

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fox Nation UN PC Guest 2019
78% 88% Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Albert Romano (Guest Star) 2018
No Score Yet 25% Late Night With Seth Meyers Guest 2015
No Score Yet No Score Yet Celebrity Wife Swap Guest 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet Gotham Comedy Live Unknown (Character) 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet Law & Order Unknown (Guest Star) 2004 2001 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cybill Unknown (Guest Star) 1995
89% 90% Star Trek: The Next Generation The Comic (Guest Star) 1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet Johnny Carson Guest 1986
No Score Yet No Score Yet Saturday Night Live Unknown (Character) 1980-1984

QUOTES FROM Joe Piscopo CHARACTERS

Doug Bigelow says: That's it. From now on I'm a vegetarian.

Vermin says: You shouldn't hang me on a door. My father hung me on a door, once. ONCE.