Steve Buscemi

Steve Buscemi

Highest Rated: 96% Monsters, Inc. (2001)

Lowest Rated: 0% The Ridiculous 6 (2015)

Birthday: Dec 13, 1957

Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA

Diehard New Yorker Steve Buscemi was an independent film icon, both as a perennial favorite of respected filmmakers like the Coen Brothers, and as a writer and director in his own right. Throughout the decades of prolific work that followed his rise from the East Village arts boon of the 1980s, Buscemi stayed close to his roots in avant-garde film, but he also made a dent at the multiplex in character roles in big budget comedies and action films. Buscemi's predilection for off-kilter criminal minds, inept underachievers, and sad sack loners was only boosted by his non-traditional looks, lending his characters an air of realism. In addition to career-making roles in "Reservoir Dogs" (1992), "Fargo" (1996), "Con-Air" (1997) and "Ghost World" (2001), Buscemi gained prominence as a director following his feature debut, "Trees Lounge" (1997). From 2000-04, he was highly regarded for his work directing and acting on HBO's megahit series "The Sopranos" and, following his demise on the show, resumed his average of five film appearances a year. In 2010, he toplined the Martin Scorsese-produced HBO series "Boardwalk Empire," receiving critical kudos for his layered performance in the Prohibition-era series. With an ever-growing résumé of memorable parts and no lack of quality filmmakers knocking down his door, the quirky Buscemi became one of the most dependable character actors of his generation.

Highest rated movies

The Death of Stalin Fargo
Ghost World
The Laramie Project
Reservoir Dogs
In the Soup
Lean on Pete
The Messenger

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hotel Transylvania: Transformania Wayne (Voice) - 2021
75% 83% The King of Staten Island Papa (Character) - 2020
54% 38% The Dead Don't Die Farmer Frank Miller (Character) $6.5M 2019
62% 48% Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation Wayne (Voice) $167.5M 2018
27% 34% The Week Of Charles (Character) - 2018
84% 57% Nancy Leo (Character) $80.1K 2018
53% 51% The Boss Baby Francis Francis (Voice) $174.9M 2017
95% 78% The Death of Stalin Nikita Khrushchev (Character) $8M 2017
90% 74% Lean on Pete Del (Character) $1.2M 2017
88% 56% Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer Rabbi Blumenthal (Character) $3.8M 2016
55% 63% Hotel Transylvania 2 Wayne (Voice) - 2015
0% 34% The Ridiculous 6 Doc Griffin (Character) - 2015
80% 42% Time Out of Mind Building Manager (Character) $162.3K 2014
No Score Yet 29% My Depression: The Up and Down and Up of It Unknown (Voice) - 2014
10% 36% The Cobbler Jimmy the Barber (Character) - 2014
38% 33% The Incredible Burt Wonderstone Anton Marvelton (Character) $22.5M 2013
80% 81% Monsters University Randy Boggs (Voice) $268.5M 2013
44% 44% Khumba Skalk (Voice) - 2013
92% 80% Medora Executive Producer - 2013
45% 72% Hotel Transylvania Wayne (Voice) $167.9M 2012
74% 35% Rampart Bill Blago (Character) $969.2K 2011
No Score Yet 22% The Chosen One Unknown (Character) - 2011
82% 58% The Love We Make Unknown (Character) - 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Chosen One Neal (Character) - 2010
No Score Yet 34% Pete Smalls Is Dead Bernie Lake (Character) - 2010
11% 62% Grown Ups Wiley (Character) $162M 2010
74% 74% John Rabe Dr. Robert Wilson (Character) $67.3K 2009
25% 27% Saint John of Las Vegas John (Character),
Executive Producer
$100.7K 2009
80% 85% I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale Unknown (Character) - 2009
38% 40% Rage Frank (Character) - 2009
90% 75% The Messenger Dale Martin (Character) $1.1M 2009
66% 52% Youth in Revolt George Twisp (Character) $15.3M 2009
81% 56% Handsome Harry Thomas Kelley (Character) $22.9K 2009
22% 39% G-Force Bucky (Voice) $119.4M 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet Excavating Taylor Mead Narrator - 2008
39% 38% Igor Scamper (Voice) $19.5M 2008
15% 69% I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Clint Fitzer (Character) $119.7M 2007
89% 87% Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten Unknown (Character) $248.2K 2007
19% 41% I Think I Love My Wife George (Character) $12.5M 2007
58% 55% Interview Pierre Peders (Character),
Director,
Writer
$416.4K 2007
83% 57% Delirious Les Galantine (Character) $86K 2006
75% 63% Monster House Nebbercracker (Voice) $73.7M 2006
78% 62% Charlotte's Web Templeton (Voice) $82.5M 2006
36% 48% Art School Confidential Broadway Bob (Character) $3.3M 2006
86% 84% Paris, je t'aime Le touriste (Character) $4.9M 2006
No Score Yet 43% Nobody Wants Your Film Unknown (Character) - 2005
No Score Yet 75% Champion Self - 2005
No Score Yet No Score Yet Who's the Top? Cymon (Character) - 2005
52% 56% Romance & Cigarettes Angelo (Character) $540.1K 2005
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Island McCord (Character) $35.8M 2005
No Score Yet No Score Yet Symbiopsychotaxiplasm: Take 2 1/2 Unknown (Character) - 2005
60% 57% Lonesome Jim Director,
Producer
$154.1K 2005
53% 29% Home on the Range Wesley (Voice) - 2004
64% 75% Coffee and Cigarettes Waiter (Character) $2M 2003
75% 89% Big Fish Norther Winslow (Character) $66.3M 2003
45% 25% Spy Kids 3: Game Over Romero (Character) $111.8M 2003
18% 26% Love in the Time of Money Martin Kunkle (Character) $6.3K 2002
92% 80% The Laramie Project Doc O'Connor (Character) - 2002
No Score Yet 44% 13 Moons Bananas the Clown (Character) - 2002
75% 39% Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams Romero (Character) $85.6M 2002
22% 59% Mr. Deeds Crazy Eyes (Character) $126.2M 2002
44% 48% Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within Neil (Voice) $32.1M 2001
96% 90% Monsters, Inc. Randall (Voice) $494K 2001
24% 37% Domestic Disturbance Ray Coleman (Character) $45.2M 2001
36% 29% Double Whammy Jerry Cubbins (Character) - 2001
69% 74% The Grey Zone Abramowics (Character) $507.4K 2001
93% 84% Ghost World Seymour (Character) $6.2M 2001
83% 58% Animal Factory A.R. Hosspack (Character),
Producer,
Director
- 2000
33% 50% 28 Days Cornell (Character) $37M 2000
39% 74% Big Daddy Homeless Guy (Character) $163.5M 1999
No Score Yet No Score Yet Louis & Frank Drexel (Character) - 1998
69% 80% The Wedding Singer David Veltri (uncredited) (Character) $80.2M 1998
38% 73% Armageddon Rockhound (Character) $201.6M 1998
83% 93% The Big Lebowski Donny (Character) $17.4M 1998
80% 85% Divine Trash Unknown (Character) $39.8K 1998
63% 73% The Impostors Happy Franks (Character) $2.2M 1998
56% 75% Con Air Garland 'The Marietta Mangler' Greene (Character) $101.1M 1997
53% 39% John Carpenter's Escape From L.A. Map to the Stars Eddie (Character) $25.5M 1996
81% 79% Trees Lounge Tommy (Character),
Director,
Writer
$673.3K 1996
63% 43% Kansas City Johnny Flynn (Character) - 1996
94% 93% Fargo Carl Showalter (Character) $24.5M 1996
No Score Yet 68% The Search for One-Eye Jimmy Ed Hoyt (Character) $19.4K 1996
33% 72% Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Mister Shhh (Character) $232.2K 1995
64% 79% Desperado Buscemi (Character) $24.9M 1995
88% 87% Living in Oblivion Nick Reve (Character) $48K 1995
67% 56% Floundering Ned (Character) - 1994
60% 79% The Hudsucker Proxy Beatnik Barman at Ann's 440 (Character) $2.1M 1994
No Score Yet 12% Somebody to Love Mickey (Character) $10.3K 1994
23% 50% Airheads Rex (Character) $4.9M 1994
75% 63% Twenty Bucks Frank (Character) $30.7K 1993
50% 52% Ed and His Dead Mother Ed Chilton (Character) - 1993
33% 39% Rising Sun Willy "the Weasel" Wilhelm (Character) $62.5M 1993
No Score Yet 51% The Last Outlaw Philo (Character) - 1993
No Score Yet 25% CrissCross Louis (Character) $2.7M 1992
92% 94% Reservoir Dogs Mr. Pink (Character) $2.5M 1992
92% 75% In the Soup Aldolpho Rollo (Character) $13.9K 1992
90% 89% Barton Fink Chet (Character) $5.7M 1991
No Score Yet No Score Yet Claude Unknown (Character) $1.7K 1991
38% 28% Billy Bathgate Irving (Character) $15.5M 1991
33% 29% Zandalee OPP Man (Character) - 1991
43% 44% Tales From the Darkside: The Movie Bellingham (segment "Lot 249") (Character) $15.4M 1990
89% 87% Mystery Train Charlie the Barber (Character) - 1989
22% 69% Slaves of New York Wilfredo (Character) $294.4K 1989
75% 56% New York Stories Gregory Stark (Character) $10.6M 1989
No Score Yet 15% Call Me Switchblade (Character) $58.3K 1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet No Picnic Unknown (Character) - 1987
No Score Yet 5% Kiss Daddy Goodnight Johnny (Character) - 1987
No Score Yet No Score Yet Heart Nicky (Character) - 1987
No Score Yet No Score Yet Arena Brains The Agent (Character) - 1987
86% 75% Parting Glances Nick (Character) - 1986

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Live with Kelly and Ryan Guest 2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? Unknown (Voice) 2020
76% 77% Miracle Workers Edward (Character),
Executive Producer
2019-2020
No Score Yet 56% The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Guest 2020 2015
No Score Yet No Score Yet Conan Guest 2020
No Score Yet 31% The Late Late Show With James Corden Guest 2020
No Score Yet 37% Late Night With Seth Meyers Guest 2019 2014
No Score Yet 44% The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Guest 2018-2019 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet Today Guest 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Elena of Avalor Saloso (Guest Voice) 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Popcorn Guest 2018
72% 75% Electric Dreams Ed Morris (Character) 2017
No Score Yet 75% SpongeBob SquarePants Dorsal Dan (Guest Voice) 2017
94% 82% Portlandia Unknown (Guest Star),
Director
2014-2017 2011
96% 93% Horace and Pete Pete Wittel (Character) 2016
91% 86% Bob's Burgers Unknown (Guest Star) 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Guest 2015 2003
92% 96% Boardwalk Empire Enoch "Nucky" Thompson (Character) 2010-2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet Park Bench With Steve Buscemi Host 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet Live! With Kelly and Michael Guest 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet CBS News Sunday Morning Guest 2014
No Score Yet 75% Late Show With David Letterman Guest 2014
98% 79% Last Week Tonight With John Oliver Guest 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet Katie Guest 2013
No Score Yet No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Guest 2013 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Good Morning America Guest 2013
78% 93% 30 Rock Lenny Wosniak (Guest Star) 2012-2013 2009 2007
83% No Score Yet Rock Center With Brian Williams Guest 2012
No Score Yet No Score Yet Saturday Night Live Host 2011 1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live! Guest 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Vine Talk Guest 2011
81% 86% Nurse Jackie Director 2011 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet Who Do You Think You Are? Unknown (Guest Star) 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Live With Regis and Kelly Guest 2010
No Score Yet No Score Yet Studio Spotlight Unknown (Character) 2008
No Score Yet 82% ER Art Masterson (Guest Star) 2008
85% 76% The Simpsons Dwight (Guest Voice) 2007 2003
92% 98% The Sopranos Tony Blundetto (Character),
Director
2006 2004 2001-2002
92% 98% Oz Director 2001 1999
91% No Score Yet Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown (Guest Star),
Director
1998 1995
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Drew Carey Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1998
82% 98% Tales From the Crypt Unknown (Character) 1993
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mad About You Howie (Guest Star) 1992
No Score Yet No Score Yet Monsters Unknown (Character) 1990
72% No Score Yet Miami Vice Unknown (Guest Star) 1986

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