Ray Liotta Age, Height Weight, Career, Award and Net Worth 2019
Ray Liotta Weight and Net Worth – Ray Liotta is an American actor, Ray Liotta is best known for his on-the-edge tough-guy characterizations in films like Martin Scorsese’s Goodfellas (1992) and No Escape (1994)
Ray Liotta has a height of 6 feet (1.83 m). Additionally, he weight around 86 kg. Furthermore, his hair color is dark brown (now grey) and eye color is blue. He is 64 years old.
Ray Liotta spent years struggling to find work. He landed a breakthrough role when he was cast as Melanie Griffith’s crazed ex-con husband in Something Wild (1986).
The portrayal won him critical and popular acclaim, though he followed the performance with an entirely different role, as a medical student caring for his mentally challenged brother in the 1988 film Dominick and Eugene.
The following year, Liotta received praise for his turn as baseball player Shoeless Joe Jackson in the Kevin Costner box office hit Field of Dreams.
Ray Liotta tackled what may be his most famous part in 1990’s Goodfellas, which was directed by Martin Scorsese. He played infamous crime figure Henry Hill in the film, appearing opposite the likes of Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci. Liotta took on other tough roles in such movies as Unlawful Entry (1992) and No Escape (1994).
A leading character actor, Liotta also tried his hand at family drama, appearing with Whoopi Goldberg in Corrina, Corrina (1994).
With the Disney movie Operation Dumbo Drop (1995), Liotta delved into comedy. He later returned to more hard-edged roles in such films as Blow (2001) and John Q (2002).
In 2005, Liotta won his first major acting award when he picked up an Emmy for his guest appearance on the medical drama ER.
The following year, he took a starring role on the small screen in the short-lived crime drama Smith. More recently, Liotta has appeared in such films as The Iceman (2012), The Place Beyond the Pines (2012), Better Living Through Chemistry (2014) and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014).
Ray Liotta returned to television in 2015 with the miniseries Texas Rising, which explores the creation of the Texas Rangers. The following year, he starred in the gritty drama Shades of Blue. He plays a corrupt cop on the show, which also features Jennifer Lopez.
For his supporting role as Ray Sinclair in ‘Something Wild’, released in 1986, Liotta received the ‘Boston Society of Film Critics Award’ for the category of ‘Best Supporting Actor’.
In 2002, he received two nominations for ‘Independent Spirit Award’ and ‘Phoenix Film Critics Society Award’, for his supporting role as Henry Oak in ‘Narc’.