Stanley Tucci

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Tucci in 2013, photo by prphotos

Place of Birth: Peekskill, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: November 11, 1960

Ethnicity: Italian

Stanley Tucci is an American actor, writer, director, and producer. He received an Academy Award nomination for playing George Harvey in the film The Lovely Bones (2009).

Stanley is the son of Joan and Stanley Tucci. His sister is actress Christine Tucci and his cousin is screenwriter Joseph Tropiano.

Stanley is married to literary agent Felicity Blunt, a sister of actress Emily Blunt. The couple has a son. Stanley also has three children with his late wife, social worker Kathryn Spath-Tucci.

He is of Italian descent on both sides of his family, generally in Calabria.

Stanley’s paternal grandfather was Lorenzo Stanislao “Stanley” Tucci (the son of Francesco Scarpellino Tucci and Rosa Rosario Calabrese). Lorenzo was from Marzi, Province of Cosenza, Calabria, Italy. Francesco was the son of Angelo Gabriele Sarto Tucci and Aloisia Luisa.

Stanley’s paternal grandmother was Anna Teresa/Theresa Nicolosi Pisani (the daughter of Domenico/Dominick Pisani and Appolonia/Apollonia Politi). Anna was Italian. Her parents were from Serra San Bruno, Province of Vibo Valentia, Calabria. Appolonia was the daughter of Domenico Politi and Maria Giuseppa Timpano.

Stanley’s maternal grandfather was named Vincenzo Tropiano. Vincenzo was from Cittanova, Province of Reggio Calabria.

Stanley’s maternal grandmother was Concetta Trimarchi (the daughter of Guiseppi Trimarchi and Angela Albanese). Concetta was from Cittanova.

Sources: Genealogy of Stanley Tucci (focusing on his father’s side) –

Stanley’s paternal grandparents, Lorenzo Stanislao “Stanley” Tucci and Anna Teresa/Theresa Nicolosi Pisani, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

Inside Film Magazine Online article –

Information on Stanley’s background –


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20 Responses

  1. hugomariano says:

    He is obsviosly not white

  2. visokozen says:

    That guy had 3 kids with white woman and after her death he married another white woman and had a kid with her as well. Is it wrong that i find that disgusting?

  3. hesh123 says:

    No, Mark strong’s chubby brother

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