Caption: Still of Martin Scorsese and Steve James in Life Itself (2014)
Producer, Director, Actor
Born: November 17, 1942
Star sign: Scorpio
Height: 5' 4" (1.63 m)
Known for: The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), Shutter Island (2010), Goodfellas (1990), The Departed (2006)
Martin Charles Scorsese was born on November 17, 1942, in New York City, to Italian-American parents Catherine (Cappa) and Charles Scorsese. He was raised in the neighborhood of Little Italy, which later provided the inspiration for several of his films. Scorsese earned a B.S. degree in film communications in 1964, followed by an M.A. in the same ...