Who is Stanley Tucci?

Stanley Tucci is one of the most successful and talented veteran actors in the film industry. He has also worked as a writer, producer, film director, and even a model. He made his film debut in the movie Prizzi’s Honor and made first directed Big Night, which he wrote himself. He has worked on many blockbusters and has won many awards. The American has won three Emmy Awards and was nominated in different prestigious awards, such as Grammy Award. Tucci has contributed a lot to the film industry throughout his career. 

Quick Info
Full NameStanley Tucci
Date of BirthNovember 11, 1960
Birth PlacePeekskill, New York, U.S.
Parent(s)Stanley Tucci Senior and Joan
OccupationActor, writer, producer, director
Spouse(s)Kathryn Spath-Tucci
​​(m. 1995; died 2009)​
Felicity Blunt ​(m. 2012)
Net worthUS $30 million


Biography and Early Life

He was born as the eldest child and only son of Father Stanley Tucci Senior and Joan (nee Tropiano); Stanley Tucci was born on November 11, 1960. Stanley was born in Peekskill, New York. Stanley spent his childhood and grew up in Bedford, Westchester Country, New York. He has two younger sisters Christine Tucci and Gina Tucci. Christine is an actress, and Gina is an artist. Stanley’s father was a teacher in Horace Greeley High School located in Chappaqua, New York, and his mother was a secretary and a writer. 

Because of both of Stanley’s parents’ Italian ancestry, the Tucci family spent a year in Florence, Italy, during the 1970s. Tucci completed his high school at John Jay High School in Cross River and received his degree in acting from the State University of New York in 1982.

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Stanley Tucci and His Career

Early Career

1982 was the year Tucci earned an actor’s equity card, a member of AEA (actors equity association) after his first stage performance. Stanley was a soldier in the play with his friend actor Campbell Scott, the mother of the co-actor of the play. During that time, he was also working as a learner model.



His notable work was in a Levis’ Jeans TV commercial. ‘Prizzi’s Honor’ in 1985 was the first movie played by him. And after that, he played as supporting cast in films like ‘Monkeyshines,’ ‘Slaves of New York,’ ‘Billy Bathgate’ etc. He starred in the comedy movie ‘Beethoven’ and ‘Prelude to a Kiss’ in 1992 and was cast in the ‘Beethoven’ series afterward.

In 1996, Stanley Co-wrote, Co-directed, and starred in a comedy movie ‘Big Night.’ He received his first award for ‘Best first screenplay,’ The movie was nominated for the grand jury prize in the ‘Sundance Film Festival.’ Stanley Tucci directed, wrote, produced, and starred in another movie ‘The Imposters’ alongside Stanley Tucci in 1998. He starred in a TV miniseries ‘Winchell.’ Primetime awarded his performance in the film as an outstanding lead actor and by Golden Globe award for best actor in a miniseries.

In 2000, he starred in the movie ‘Joe Gould’s secret’ and the HBO war film ‘Conspiracy.’ In 2002, he returned starring in a blockbuster movie ‘Sam Mendes’ Road Perdition’ alongside Tom Hanks. The movie ‘The Devil wears Prada’ was the highest-grossing movie he played until that date, broken by the 2011 film ‘Captain America: The First Avenger.’

Tucci also played the hit movie ‘Spotlight’ in 2015 as Mitchell Garabedian. In 2017, Stanley Tucci played short roles in movies ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’, ‘Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,’ and ‘Children’s Play.’ He wrote and directed the film ‘Final Portrait ’.

Stanley starred in the miniseries ‘Feud’ and movies‘ A private war,’ ‘Night hunter,’ alongside Gary Oldman and Heather Graham ‘Patient Zero,’ and ‘The Silence.’ Tucci has also voiced over in films like ‘Robots,’ ‘Space Chimp series,’ ‘BoJack Horsemen,’ ‘Show Dogs,’ ‘Central Park,’ etc., and in many podcasts.


Television Shows

In 1995, Stanley played Richard Cross in the TV series Murder one’. For that role, he was, for the first time, nominated by ‘Primetime Emmy Awards for ‘Outstanding supporting role in Drama.’ The series was about to get rebuilt, so he was dismissed from the role.

In the ‘The Hunger Games’ series from 2012 to 2015, he sketched Caesar Flickerman. He also played in the 2014 movie ‘Transformers: Age of extinction.’ 


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Born in the year 1960, Stanley Tucci is 59 years old (at the time of writing). Born in America, he is an American, but his parents were of Italian descent and had roots in Calabria.

His Zodiac sign is Scorpio. He follows Christianity.


Physical Features

Tucci is blad and has dark brown hair color.


Tucci’s height is 5 ft 6 inches that is 1.72 meters and 172 centimeters.



Stanley Tucci’s weighs about 75kg (165 lbs.). 


Personal Life

Wife and Children

Tucci’s first wife, Kathryn “Kate” Spath-Tucci, died from breast cancer on April 27, 2009. Stanley had three children with her, Nicolo Robert and Isabel Concetta, twins, and Camilia, who is the youngest of the three. A few years after his first wife’s death, the American actor married Felicity Blunt in a civil ceremony in the summer of the year 2012 and later married in a traditional way in London on 29th September.

Felicity Blunt is the sister of Emily Blunt. Emily was the one to introduce her Elder sister to Tucci. Felicity gave birth to Matteo Oliver in 2015, and now they live in Barnes, London, UK. The 59-year-old actor is also involved in social programs. Tucci joined many artists to raise awareness of the global refugee crisis in a UNHR video.


Social Media: Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

 He is also very popular on social media and has thousands of followers on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

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Stanley Tucci and His Net Worth

Stanley Tucci is a well-known and celebrated veteran in Hollywood; he has worked in different blockbusters. Having worked on so many films, he has made a fortune with his acting skills. His movies’ salary is not yet disclosed, but his net worth is estimated to be around 30 million US dollars.