5 feet and 7 inches Lillo Brancato Jr is an Amerian actor who is well renowned for his performance as “Calogero Anello” in Robert De Niro’s 1993 directorial debut, A Bronx Tale. He also played Matthew Bevilaqua, a young mobster on The Sopranos.
To know his exact net worth, Real age, Whom he married? his parents, his age and wiki scroll below our pages.
Relationship and Family Life of Lillo Brancato
After being in a huge struggle and many ups and downs in he was always supported and encouraged by his girlfriend, Christina Chen. Lillo though was sentenced to jail in 2009 for first-degree attempted burglary, Christina still supported him. After the instant parole in 2013, his women moved in as his wife at Yonkers in 2015.
Caption: Lillo Brancato Jr. with his long-time girlfriend Christina Chen. (Credit: married biography)
The duo started dating when Lillo was in his golden acting years. As of now, he is currently waiting to get married to his longtime girlfriend and make Christina his wife for eternal life.
Previously he was in an affair with Chanel Capra from 1993 but their relationship couldn’t last for long and they eventually broke up in 1994. His name was also added, Stefanie Armento in 2003.
Arrest, the conviction of Lillo Brancato
Lillo has been arrested several times. Back in 2005, he was arrested by the Yonkers Police Department for carrying expired registration vehicle paper, and four bags of toxic substance (heroine) inside his smoking box.
In the same year, December 10, New York City Police Department arrested him for the murder of police officer Daniel Enchautegui (28-years old). When revealing the story on the death of NYPD officer Lillo said,
“I wish I could just take it back and I could bring police officer Daniel back to life. I mean he was a hero, he was off-duty, lived next door, heard broken glass, came out and put his life on the line. I thought about my past career a lot and it reminds me of a saying someone once told me, It takes a second to get in trouble and a lifetime to get out of it’ and I think about that every day because I did have many great opportunities and I made the horrible choice to use and abuse drugs.”
In 2008 he was again charged for second-degree murder but was found to be non-guilty.
Ethnicity, Age and wiki of Lillo Brancato
The American well-known actor was born as Lillo Brancato, Jr. Later, he got famous as his stage name Lillo Brancato. He celebrates his birthday every year on 30 March. In 1976, He had opened his eyes in Bogota, Colombia. Belonging to the Colombian ethnicity while he holds an American Nationality.
He had grown up by his adopted Italian-American parents Lillo Brancato, Sr.(father) and Domenica Brancato(mother) used to be a builder and Domenica used to be electrolysis. He was also a brother named Vincent Brancato. He had celebrated his total 43 birthday to date.
Educational background of Lillo Brancato
The sizzling American actor had done his schooling from Mount Saint Michael Academy. Besides this, there are no details on his educational background including academic qualifications and his previous school.
Lillo Brancato’s Career
Talking about the career of Lillo Brancato he has started his journey in the entertainment field since 1993 and he is still active in it. In 1993 he worked for the television series ‘A Bronx Tale’. Where he played the main character Calogero ‘C’ Anello, a teenager torn between his father and a mob boss who befriended him as a child. In 1994, He appeared in the movie Renaissance Man, followed by a minor but climactic role as a radio operator in the 1995 film Crimson Tide.
Caption: Lillo Brancato Jr. and his drug addict tales cast exclusively on VLAD TV in 2019.
After his success he got an opportunity to work in the second season of The Sopranos, which HBO broadcast in 2000, Brancato starred as Matthew Bevilaqua, a young mobster associated with Tony Soprano’s crime syndicate. The handsome hunk first worked for “Guy Walks into a Psychiatrist’s Office…”, and appeared in five more episodes, the last one being “Bust Out”, However, his character was murdered in the previous episode, “From Where to Eternity”.
The talented artist had also appeared in mobster in the TV series Falcone, which debuted in 2000. In 2001, Brancato starred in ‘R Xmas, appearing with fellow Sopranos cast member Drea de Matteo.
Net Worth and Salary of Lillo Brancato
After giving numerous movies and series like A Bronx Tale, The Sopranos, and Renaissance Man, Lillo Brancato was a sprouting name in the film industry he had earned a huge name and fame in his lifetime career. The net worth of the versatile actor has been estimated at around $ 1 thousand US dollars.
While his exact annual salary is under review yet. There is rumored that he was sent to prison for 10 years charged with second-degree murder. There is no doubt that his net worth and salary will increase in the following years.