John Turturro (born February 28, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York) was directed by Spike Lee in Do the Right Thing (1989), Mo’ Better Blues (1990), Jungle Fever (1991), by the Coen Bros in Miller’s Crossing (1990), Barton Fink (1991), The Big Lebowski (1998), O Brother Were Art Thou (2000), by Robert Redford in Quiz Show (1994). He acted with Jack Nicholson in Anger Management (2003), with Johnny Depp in Secret Window (2004), with Matt Damon in The Good Shepherd (2006) by Robert De Niro, with Nicole Kidman in Margot at the Wedding (2007) by Noah Baumbach. Turturro directed his wife Katherine Borowitz in Illuminata (1999), the musical Romance and Cigarettes (2005), Fading Gigolo (2013), where he acted with Woody Allen. He acted in the Italian movie by Nanni Moretti, Mia Madre (2015). On television Turturro acted in The Night Of (2016) with Riz Ahmed, The Plot Against America (2020) from the 2004 novel by Philip Roth, Severance (2022).
Golden Globe Awards
1995 NomineeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture
2017 NomineeBest Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series, Anthology Series, or a Motion Picture Made for Television
2023 NomineeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical-Comedy or Drama Television Series