Armand Assante Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Sep, 2021
Facts of Armand Assante
Date of Birth: 1949 , October-4
Age: 72 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
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Armand Assante is an American actor who is widely recognized for his notable role as mobster John Gotti in the 1996 HBO miniseries named Gotti. He won an Emmy Award for his role in that series. Besides this, he has appeared in numerous movies and television series like Diamond Cartel, Kids vs Monsters, Rage of Angels,  Kidnapped, and many others.

Early Life And Education Of Armand Assante

Assante was born in New York City, New York United States, on October 4, 1949. He is an American by nationality belonging to the mixed ethnicity. 

Assante was born to Armand Anthony Assante Sr. (his father) and Katherine Assante (his mother). His father was a professional artist and painter, whereas his mother is a poet and music teacher.

His father was Italian-American, and his mother was an Irish-American. He grew up in Cornwall, New York. He was highly influenced and brought up by a Roman Catholic Family. 

Assante was very popular as the tough-guy hero. He graduated his study from Cornwall Centre High School. He also has his training for the dramatic roles in the movies in the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Armand Assante's Career

Assante played the role of a wedding guest for the very first time in the film The Lords of Flatbush that was a minor cult film in the year 1974. He also appeared as a guest appearance within various types of soaps operas. He played a role as Sylvester Stallone who was a wealthy Frenchman in the movie Paradise Alley.

Assante has a talent for acting made him collect a large number of his fans. He made a strong performance in many of the films that lead him to attract many directors and producers. He never remained passive as speed up his career on-screen with several appearances.

Assante was very impressive when he was on screen. He also portrayed a large number of characters from many ethnic backgrounds. This was conducted both within the screen and the theatre. He was also declared a handsome American actor by his fans.

Assante has appeared in numerous television series and movies like The Deuce, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, ER, NCIS, Jack the Ripper, How to Survive a Marriage, Shark Swarm, Passion and Paradise, and many others.

Armand Assante's Net Worth And Salary 

Armand Assante's net worth is reported to be around $10 million. With his appearance as the Cuban bandleader, the actor got higher appreciation. With the jaw-dropping net worth of the actor, it is also stated that he is the most promising star. 

Armand Assante's Personal Life

Assante married Karen McArn in the middle of the year 1982 to 1994. This couple has two children named Alesandra and Anya. Assante is also dictated by a family-oriented person who always made a serious division within the upbringing of his daughters.

The couple divorced, as there were many problems raised within their relationship. Still, according to the wiki, he doesn’t have a perfect personal life comparing to his career and himself.

With the proper support of his wife and family, he got succeed within his career hence, was awarded several awards and nominations. He has his a great friendship with Jennifer Blanc from the year 2005 when they played the film The Third Wish together.

Assante stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches. Besides his height, there is nothing disclosed regarding his weight and body measurements. This actor isn’t found to be more active on social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. There are few accounts made by his fans where his pictures and videos are uploaded.