Frank Vincent might be one of the most distinguished character actors of all time.

From his roles in Martin Scorsese’s greatest films to his turn on HBO’s The Sopranos, everyone has seen at least one example of his work.

Vincent passed away during heart surgery today (September 13) at the age of 78, but he leaves behind one hell of a resume. In honor of his life and career, here’s a look back at four of his most unforgettable roles.

 

Salvy – Raging Bull (1980)

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