Brian Tarantina Biography

Brian Tarantina

Quick Facts Of Brian Tarantina

Celebrated Name Brian Tarantina
Age 61 Years
Nick Name Brian Tarantina
Birth Name Brian Tarantina
Birth Date 1959-03-27
Gender Male
Profession Actor
Nationality American
Place Of Birth New York, New York, United States
Father Frank William
Famous For roles in TV shows as One Life to Live(1984), The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel(2017-2019), and Gilmore Girls(2001–2002, 2016)
Sisters Claire
Brothers Mark
Education Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art
Death Date November 2, 2019
Net Worth millions
Height 5feet and 7inches
Eye Color brown
Hair Color brown

Brian Tarantina was an American stage, screen, and television character actor born in New York City.  He was known for his roles on such shows as One Life to Live, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, and Gilmore Girls. He got widespread attention after he was found dead mysteriously in his apartment in Hell’s Kitchen, New York on November 2, 2019.

What is Brian Tarantina famous for?

Brian Tarantina was best famous for his roles in TV shows as One Life to Live(1984), The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel(2017-2019), and Gilmore Girls(2001–2002, 2016). He got wide attention after he passed away suddenly on November 2, at the age of 60, reportedly found dead in his apartment in Hell’s Kitchen, New York. 

When was Brian Tarantina born?

Brian Tarantina was born in New York City on March 27, 1959, to father Frank William Tarantina and an unknown mother. He was one of three children born to Frank William Tarantina. He had a sister, Claire and a brother, Mark. There is no further information on his childhood life, family background, and siblings. He attended what is now the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and  Performing Arts, where he then began to pursue an acting career. He was an American by nationality and belonged to mixed ethnicity, Italian and Irish descent. His religion is not known. His zodiac is Aries.

How did Brian Tarantina die?

Tarantina died on November 2, 2019, at his home in New York due to (according to his publicist), "complications from a severe health crisis he experienced a few months prior." A New York City Chief Medical Examiner report, however, released in December 2019, stated that Tarantina died from an accidental "acute intoxication" (an overdose) of fentanyl, heroin, cocaine, and Diazepam, otherwise known as Valium.

How was Brian Tarantina profession?

He made his film debut from The Cotton Club as Vince Hood in 1984. He then went to star in the other 40 movies. some of these notable featured films include The January Man (1989), Uncle Buck (1989), The Jerky Boys: The Movie (1995), Summer of Sam (1999), The Kitchen (2019) and several other more. He made his Television debut in 1990 from the American Soap Opera drama series, One Life to Live. He earned wide recognition from his other stared shows like Gilmore Girls (2001–2002, 2016) as Bootsy, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2008) as Bill Jensen and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017–2019) as Jackie. Likewise, he had made some stage appearances. His first Broadway appearance was from Angels Fall (January 22, 1983 – March 13, 1983) and off-Broadway from innocent Thoughts, Harmless Intentions (March 6, 1980 – March 30, 1980). He had also played for video games like Ripper (1996), Grand Theft Auto IV (2008) and Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned (2009) – Angus Martin

What was Brian Tarantina net worth?

The famous The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel actor, Brian Tarantina's exact net worth and the average salary is not yet known and is currently under review. However, his net worth is assumed to be at millions as he had been in the entertainment history for over 4 decades long. He was also very popular consistently from his 1980s to 2020s movies and TVs. So he must have accumulated a huge sum by now. Further information on his cars, businesses, and house details and worths are still under review.

Who is Brian Tarantina wife?

To his last moment as Brian passed away, he never disclosed his personal life and relationships that openly. So there is very little information on the wife or love affairs of his time when he was alive. All that is known has he had a son, Sean who is a college graduate now. Further details on if he was single or married are still not confirmed.

How old was Brian Tarantina when he died?

The widely favored actor from series, Gilmore Girls was 60 years old when he passed away on November 2, 2019, at his home in New York. He had a height of 5feet and 7inches. He had a balanced body with brown eyes and brown hair color. Not much is known about his body dimensions.  His weight, body stats, dress size, and shoe size are not known. He has a straight sexual orientation.