"Alfredo James" ""Al"" "Pacino" is an American actor and filmmaker. He is well known for playing mobsters, especially Michael Corleone in The Godfather (film series)/The Godfather films and Tony Montana in Scarface (1983 film)/Scarface, and often appeared on the other side of the lawas a police officer, a detective and a lawyer.
Pacino won the Academy Award for Best Actor at the 65th Academy Awards for his performance as Frank Slade in Scent of a Woman (1992 film)/Scent of a Woman. Prior to his win he had received seven Oscar nominations, including one that same year.
He made his feature film debut in 1969 in the film Me, Natalie in a minor supporting role, before playing the lead role in the 1971 drama The Panic in Needle Park. Pacino’s major breakthrough came in 1972 with the role of Michael Corleone in The Godfather, which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor/Best Supporting Actor. His other Oscar nominations for Best Supporting Actor were for Dick Tracy (1990 film)/Dick Tracy and Glengarry Glen Ross (film)/Glengarry Glen Ross. Oscar nominations for Best Actor include The Godfather Part II, Serpico, Dog Day Afternoon and ...And Justice for All (film)/...And Justice for All.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actors! More Al Pacino on Wikipedia.