The longtime actor Frank Vincent (1939 – 2017) is dead. He died on Wednesday at the age of 78 in a hospital in New Jersey, reported the American Celebrity Portal “TMZ”. In the past week he had suffered a heart attack. Then Vincent had to undergo a surgery on the open heart. Apparently, it came to complications during the SURGERY that the actor had died.
Vincent and the Mafia-movies
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Actually, Vincent wanted to be a musician, but then he was discovered by Martin Scorsese, the occupied the in the small town of North Adams, Massachusetts – born Vincent over the years in “raging bull”, “Goodfellas-Three decades in the Mafia” and “Casino”. The actor of Italian descent, was until recently mainly known for tough roles in Mafia films. Also in the cult series “The Sopranos”, he played with. Even in video games it took him to organized crime: In “Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas” and “Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories” set to music, he is a Mafia godfather.