Stanley Tucci

Writer, Director, and Actor
Writer, Director, and Actor

Academy Award nominee Stanley Tucci has appeared in over 90 films and countless television shows. He has performed in more than a dozen plays, on and off Broadway, and has been behind the camera working as a writer, director and producer.

 

Lauded for his work in all mediums, Tucci was nominated for an Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, BAFTA Award, SAG Award and received a Broadcast Film Critics nomination for his performance in Peter Jackson’s The Lovely Bones. He also won an Emmy and a Golden Globe for his starring role as fast-talking tabloid tattler Walter Winchell in the Paul Mazurksy-directed TV movie Winchell. He received another Golden Globe for his brilliant portrayal of Lt. Colonel Adolf Eichmann in HBO’s Conspiracy. Tucci received Emmy nominations for his work in Murder One and ER, and an Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for Monk.

 

Tucci is also a writer, director and producer. Big Night, Tucci’s first effort as co-director, co-screenwriter and actor on the same film, earned him numerous accolades, including the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award at the 1996 Sundance Film Festival. He is the writer and director of Final Portrait (2018), starring Geoffrey Rush and Armie Hammer.

 

Tucci’s additional film credits in front of the camera include Spotlight, A Little Chaos, Transformers: Age of Extinction, Wild Card, Muppets Most Wanted, Mr. Peabody & Sherman, Captain America: The First Avenger, Easy A, Julie & Julia, The Devil Wears Prada, Ss\hall We Dance, The Terminal, Deconstructing Harry, The Pelican Brief, and The Hunger Games franchise.

 

Tucci is also the author of two cookbooks–The Tucci Cookbook, which appeared on the New York Times Best Sellers List, and The Tucci Table: Cooking with Family and Friends.

 

 Although Tucci currently resides in London, he continues to serve on the Board of Directors of The Food Bank for New York City.