Carmen Argenziano

Carmen ArgenzianoCarmen Argenziano was born on October 27, 1943 in Sharon, Pennsylvania, USA as Carmen Antimo Argenziano. He is an actor and producer, known for The Godfather: Part II (1974), Identity (2003) and Swordfish (2001). He is married to Lisa A Angelocci. They have two children.

Born:
Carmen Antimo Argenziano
October 27, 1943 in Sharon, Pennsylvania, USA

Argenziano was born in Sharon, Pennsylvania, the son of Elizabeth Stella (née Falvo) and Joseph Guy Argenziano, who was a restaurateur. He has three children: two boys, Tony and Joseph Argenziano, and one step daughter.

carmenOne of Argenziano's best-known roles is as the recurring character Jacob Carter in the television series Stargate SG-1. He is also a lifetime member of the Actors Studio and was awarded the Los Angeles Drama Critics' Circle Award for his performance as Jack Delasante in Thomas Babe's A Prayer for My Daughter. Argenziano is often cast as overbearing authority figures. He was cast in 2007 as one of the potential fellowship candidates in House M.D.—albeit as a fake doctor—but was eliminated. He guest-starred in 2009 in Criminal Minds, in the season 4 episode "Demonology" where he portrayed Father Paul Silvano, an insane priest carrying out illegal exorcisms which he believed were happening as a result of God's will.

Known For

Carmen Argenziano

Famous Works

  • CREDITS

  • Stage Appearances
  • (Stage debut) Coffee house poet, The Hairy Falsetto, Fourth StreetTheatre, New York City, 1965
  • A View from the Bridge, Strasberg Institute, Los Angeles, 1981
  • John Fletcher, El Salvador, GNU Theatre, Los Angeles, 1988
  • Also appeared in Last Lucid Moment, Los Angeles; A Prayer for My Daughter, Los Angeles; Sweet Bird of Youth; Made in America.
  • Film Appearances
  • Student, Cover Me Babe (also known as Run Shadow Run), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1970
  • Gang member, The Jesus Trip (also known as Under Hot Leather), Emco, 1971
  • Jay Kaufman, Punishment Park, Francoise, 1971
  • Flavio, The Hot Box, New World, 1972
  • Sam, Grave of the Vampire (also known as Seed of Terror), 1972
  • (As Carmine Argenziano) Second Hawk, The Outside Man (also known as Un homme est mort and Funerale a Los Angeles), United Artists, 1973
  • The Slams, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1973
  • Michael's bodyguard, The Godfather, Part II (also known as Mario Puzo's The Godfather: Part II), Paramount, 1974
  • Undercover wrestler, Caged Heat (also known as Renegade Girls and Caged Females), New World, 1974
  • Supermarket manager, Crazy Mama, New World, 1975
  • Jack McGurn, Capone, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1975
  • Lieutenant, Shark's Treasure, United Artists, 1975
  • Brian, Vigilante Force, United Artists, 1976
  • Jennings (SWAT team), Two-Minute Warning, Universal, 1976
  • Death Force (also known as Fierce and Fighting Mad),Capricorn Three, 1978
  • Dr. Mandrakis, When a Stranger Calls, Columbia, 1979
  • Tony Annese, Mystique (also known as Circle of Power, Brainwash, and The Naked Weekend), Telecine International/Qui, 1981
  • Inspector Halliday, Graduation Day, 1981
  • Attorney D'Ambrosia, Sudden Impact (also known as Le retour del'inspecteur Harry), Warner Bros., 1983
  • Ron Bolt, Heartbreakers, Orion, 1984
  • Stan, Into the Night, Universal, 1985
  • Voice of Dagg, Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (animated), Atlantic, 1985
  • Matty, Dangerously Close (also known as Choice Kill), Cannon, 1986
  • Detective Russo, Naked Vengeance (also known as Satan Vengeance), Concorde, 1986
  • Lieutenant Leonard, Under Cover, Cannon, 1987
  • Board member #2, Big Business, Buena Vista, 1988
  • District Attorney Paul Rudolph, The Accused, Paramount, 1988
  • Mr. Molina, principal of Garfield High, Stand and Deliver, WarnerBros., 1988
  • Zayas, Red Scorpion, Shapiro/Glickenhaus Entertainment, 1989
  • Lieutenant Grimes, The First Power (also known as Pentagramand Transit), Orion, 1990
  • Jerome Lurie, Unlawful Entry, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1992
  • Ron Ball, Rompeccorazons (also known as Heartbreakers), 1992
  • Lieutenant Stein, Dead Connection (also known as Final Combination), Gramercy, 1994
  • Abe Weinstein, Rave Review, 1994
  • Don Alfonzo, Don Juan DeMarco, New Line Cinema, 1995
  • Phil Hawkes, The Tie That Binds, Buena Vista, 1995
  • Brigadier General Boone, Broken Arrow, 1996
  • Larry, Life Happens, 1996
  • Captain Penelli, Blue Streak, Sony Pictures Entertainment, 1999
  • Vince Morehouse, Warm Blooded Killers, Key East Entertainment, 1999
  • Detective Mayhew, Gone in Sixty Seconds, Buena Vista, 2000
  • Captain, Hellraiser: Inferno, Dimension Films, 2000
  • Pappy, Gamblin', 2000
  • The Cactus Kid, 2000
  • Agent, Swordfish, Warner Bros., 2001
  • Defense lawyer, Identity, 2003

 

Television Appearances

  • Series
  • Dr. Nathan Solt, HeartBeat, ABC, 1988-1989
  • Charles "Chick" Sterling, Booker (also known as Booker, P.I.), Fox, 1989-1990
  • Dr. Stanley Levin, a recurring role, Melrose Place, 1992-1994
  • Lieutenant Anthony Bartoli, Crime & Punishment, NBC, 1993
  • General Jacob Carter/Selmak, a recurring role, Stargate SG-1, Showtime and syndicated, 1998-2002 then Sci-Fi Channel and syndicated, 2002-2003
  • Miniseries
  • Adam Brand, Once an Eagle, NBC, 1977
  • From Here to Eternity, NBC, 1979
  • Colonel Pruett, Fatal Vision, NBC, 1984
  • Hopkins, Andersonville, 1996
  • Castellano, Bella Mafia, 1997
  • Pilots
  • Twin Detectives, ABC, 1976
  • Santeen, The 3,000 Mile Chase, NBC, 1977
  • Kingston, The Phoenix (also known as War of the Wizards), ABC, 1981
  • Varela, Waco and Rhinehart (also known as U.S. Marshals: Waco and Rhinehart), ABC, 1987
  • Tony, Remo Williams, ABC, 1988

 

Movies

  • Wheeler, Search for the Gods, ABC, 1975
  • Lieutenant, Kill Me If You Can (also known as The Caryl Chessman Story), NBC, 1977
  • Cameraman, Hot Rod (also known as Rebel of the Road), ABC,1979
  • Between Two Brothers, 1982
  • Ed Ainsworth, Quarterback Princess, CBS, 1983
  • Rooney, The Last Ninja, ABC, 1983
  • Lieutenant Clifford, Best Kept Secrets, ABC, 1984
  • Robert Walker, Between Two Women, ABC, 1986
  • The Man Who Fell to Earth, ABC, 1987
  • Judge, Too Good to Be True (also known as Leave Her to Heaven), NBC, 1988
  • Roy Simmons, Baja Oklahoma, HBO, 1988
  • Sam Liberace, Liberace, ABC, 1988
  • Dan Morelli, A Mom for Christmas, NBC, 1990
  • First Officer Bill Records, A Thousand Heroes (also known as Crash Landing: The Rescue of Flight 232), ABC, 1992
  • Assistant District Attorney Harvey Mellors, Perry Mason: The Case of the Skin-Deep Scandal (also known as Perry Mason: The Case of the Unhappy Birthday), NBC, 1993
  • Ed Lopez, Triumph over Disaster: The Hurricane Andrew Story, NBC,1993
  • Alfredo Sezero, The Burning Season (also known as The Life andDeath of Chico Mendes), HBO, 1994
  • Dr. Cantore, Moment of Truth: To Walk Again (also known as Moment of Truth: Fighting Back), NBC, 1994
  • Jack Guthrie, Moment of Truth: Cradle of Conspiracy (also known asMoment of Truth: To Sell a Child), NBC, 1994
  • Mancusi, Against the Wall (also known as Attica: Line of Fire and Attica! Attica!), HBO, 1994
  • Buddy Fortune, In the Line of Duty: Kidnapped (also known as Inthe Line of Duty: Taxman), NBC, 1995
  • Chief Heman, Have You Seen My Son?, 1996
  • Hector Gustavo, The Rockford Files: If the Frame Fits … , 1996
  • Henry Binder, Co-ed Call Girl, 1996
  • Detective Carter, My Son Is Innocent, 1996
  • Tom Paine, Apollo 11 (also known as Apollo 11: The Movie),1996
  • Judge Bonning, A Murder of Crows, Cinemax, 1999
  • Carlos, A Better Way to Die, 2000
  • Dancing at the Harvest Moon, CBS, 2002