Frank Adonis — greatest identified for his roles in a few of Martin Scorsese‘s most well-known movies — died after an extended battle with varied well being points … TMZ has discovered.
According to his spouse, Denise … the veteran actor died Wednesday night time in Las Vegas. She tells us he’d been sick for a pair years, principally kidney issues. We’re instructed he’d been on dialysis and was on a ventilator for the previous 9 days, however they waited till after Christmas to take him off it.
She provides … “He will be missed. He was a great father and an amazing husband. He helped all his friends he could. Great writer, director and actor. He was my best friend.”
Adonis had an extended profession in Hollywood with 40 credit to his identify, together with the position of Anthony Stabile within the traditional 1990 mafia movie, “Goodfellas.”
Frank’s additionally identified for his roles in Scorsese’s different legendary films — “Raging Bull” and “Casino.” In addition, he appeared in a bunch of different common flicks, together with “Wall Street,” “True Romance” and “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective.”
He is survived by his spouse and their 2 kids, and one other daughter from a earlier marriage
Frank was 83.