Ray Liotta recalls his mom dying 'in my arms' while filming 'Goodfellas'

Ray Liotta recalls his mom dying 'in my arms' while filming 'Goodfellas'

9/26/2021 5:14:00 PM

Ray Liotta recalls his mom dying 'in my arms' while filming 'Goodfellas'

Liotta is bringing back his mobster persona in the new film 'The Many Saints of Newark,' a prequel to 'The Sopranos.'

Ray Liotta has had storied acting career since getting his start on a soap opera and starring in the classics"Something Wild,""Field of Dreams" and"Goodfellas."The last of the three is the movie the made him famous, but filming it wasn't the easiest experience, the 66-year-old revealed in

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with Sunday TODAY's Willie Geist.Asked if he knew he was on to something special while making theiconic mob flick, Liotta, who was adopted as an infant and raised in Union, New Jersey, said no."My mom was sick with cancer during the filming of 'Goodfellas,' and she passed away in the middle of it. ... It put things in perspective in a really deep way," he told Willie, adding that he still had to carry on with his role.

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Ray Liotta returns to the mob life in ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ roleIn this week’s Sunday Sitdown, actor Ray Liotta talks to Willie Geist about his role in the upcoming “Sopranos” prequal, “The Many Saints of Newark.” He also recalls filming “Goodfellas” and his mother dying “in (his) arms” while shooting the movie. “It put things in perspective in a really deep way,” he says. newarkmovie WillieGeist He was good in the movie

Ray Liotta talks about finding out he has half siblingsIn this week’s SundaySitdown, RayLiotta talks about meeting his birth mother for the first time and finding out he has half siblings. Check out our web extra here: I thought the interview was very abbreviated. Why would I have to go elsewhere to hear more of it? Like: Here's a teaser for a podcast?