Joe Pesci Dead Or Alive – On Wednesday (August 03) the actor’s reps officially confirmed that Joe Pesci is not dead. “He joins the long list of celebrities who have been victimized by this hoax. He’s still alive and well, stop believing what you see on the Internet,” they said.
Some fans have expressed anger at the fake report saying it was reckless, distressing and hurtful to fans of the much loved actor. Others say this shows his extreme popularity across the globe.
Rumors of the actor’s alleged demise gained traction on Tuesday after a ‘R.I.P. Joe Pesci’ Facebook page attracted nearly one million of ‘likes’. Those who read the ‘About’ page were given a believable account of the American actor’s passing:
“At about 11 a.m. ET on Tuesday (August 02, 2022), our beloved actor Joe Pesci passed away. Joe Pesci was born on February 9, 1943 in Newark. He will be missed but not forgotten. Please show your sympathy and condolences by commenting on and liking this page.”
Joe Pesci is an American retired actor and musician. He is known for portraying tough, volatile characters in a variety of genres and for his collaborations with Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese in the films Raging Bull (1980), Goodfellas (1990), Casino (1995), and The Irishman (2019). He also appeared in Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Moonwalker (1988), JFK (1991), A Bronx Tale (1993), and The Good Shepherd (2006). His comedy roles include such films as the first two installments in the Home Alone franchise (1990–1992), My Cousin Vinny (1992), and the Lethal Weapon franchise (1989–1998).