|Born||May 5, 1937 |
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Born in Brooklyn, Martino began his career whilst still a teenager, releasing a hit song and appearing on American Bandstand.
He later became a Member of the Screen Actors Guild after moving to California and becoming an actor. His big break was appearing as Paulie Gatto in The Godfather, a role which he did not reprise in The Godfather: The Game although he did allow his likeness to be used. He continues to act to this day.
John is now licensed through Paramount Pictures to manufacture and sell Godfather license plates, frames, and key chains bearing The Godfather logo.