Tony Ganios Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 25 Jul, 2019
Facts of Tony Ganios
Date of Birth: 1959 , October-21
Age: 60 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Name Tony Ganios
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Brooklyn, New York, USA
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Net Worth $1 million
Famous for The Wanderers and Die Hard 2
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Tony Ganios is an American actor who rose to fame after his debut movie role in The Wanderers. His performance in 1990 commercially successful movie Die Hard 2 brought him huge acclaim. He is also known for his work in Ponky's, Body Rock, and more. 

Early Life, Bio, And Family

Tony Ganios was born on October 21, 1959, in Brooklyn, New York, United States of America. He is an American as per his nationality, and regarding his ethnicity, Tony is of Greek and Italian descent.

He has an estranged older half brother named Louis who died on 11/1/14. During the early 1970s, Tony attended the Trinity Elementary School and then Isaac E. Young Junior High School in New Rochelle, New York. 

Tony was literally forced into the film industry by his more powerful uncle Pete at the age of 18. His uncle also forced him to start powerlifting workout at the Sheridan Square Gym in Manhattan for the role in a movie directed by Philip Kaufman.

Career And Bio 

As a result, Tony Ganios made his acting debut playing the role of heroic tough-guy Perry in a 1979 American comedy-drama film The Wanderers. In 1981, Ganios was a cast in the movies Back Roads, Continental Divide, and more.

The following year, the actor appeared in the massive hit sex comedy Porky's sharing the screen along with Kim Cattrall, Scott Colomby, and more. 

Tony made his TV debut with a role in a 1987 TV series Scarecrow and Mrs. King. A year after, he featured in another TV project Wiseguy alongside Steven Bauer, Jonathan Banks, and Jim Byrnes.

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The actor landed his major role in a huge hit movie Die Gard 2 in 1990. His role in another hit film Rising Sun also earned him popularity. 

After a series of a box office hit movies, Tony semi-retired from acting in 1993. But along with veteran actress Leslie Easterbrook, Ganios supplied voices for the low budget YouTube animated series. 

Besides, Fanios once also worked as an insurance agent in New York City. 

Net Worth And Income Sources 

Tony Ganios has collected a good amount of money from his career. His net worth from his various works is estimated to be around $1 million, in 2019. The actor has worked in dozens of movies and TV series. 

In 1990, sharing credits along with Bonnie Bedelia and William Atherton he played the primary role in the movie Die Hard 2 which grossed a hefty box office collection of $240 million against $70 million.  

Married, Wife, And Relationship

Tony Ganios is quite secretive about his personal life. He has not revealed anything about his love life, wife, and married. He is also inactive on social media; therefore, it becomes much hard to trace out further about his personal stuff. 

Tony might be married or dating someone, but refers to keep everything away from the media. He has not disclosed his height, weight, and body measurements.

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