Frank Pellegrino is an American actor and restaurateur. He has often acted in law and gangster-themed film and television productions. Notable roles of his include Johnny Dio in “GoodFellas”, assorted appearances on “Law & Order”, and FBI Chief Frank Cubitoso on “The Sopranos”.
Pellegrino is a co-owner of the restaurant Rao’s in New York City. Books written by Pellegrino include “Rao’s Cookbook” and “Rao’s Recipes from the Neighborhood”. He also produced the CD “An Evening at Rao’s”, featuring music from Rao’s jukebox.
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