Tony Sirico is an American actor most famous for his work on The Sopranos who has a net worth of $16 million dollars. Tony Sirico was born in Brooklyn New York on July 29, 1942. Prior to becoming an actor, Sirico was a real life gangster. He was arrested nearly 30 times in the 1960s and 70s as a low-level member of the Colombo crime syndicate. He used his criminal experience to land roles in many mafia related movies including Goodfellas, Gotti, Cop Land and Mickey Blue Eyes. The role that truly launched Tony into stardom was when he landed the part of Paulie Gaultieri on The Sopranos.