Joseph Siravo is an American actor and graduate of both Stanford and NYU. Among his most notable roles is that of Giovanni Soprano, father of Tony Soprano, on The Sopranos. He is credited as the voice of Carmine in the Disney film The Wild. Joseph also played the role of the vengeful Vincent 'Vinnie' Taglialucci in the 1993 film Carlito's Way, who seeks revenge for the death of his father and brother at the hands of corrupt lawyer David Kleinfeld (Sean Penn), and falsely accuses Carlito Brigante (Al Pacino) of helping in the murder. Siravo co-stared in the film WiseGirls as a hard-headed Italian man. He is a member of the first national tour of "Jersey Boys" as Gyp DeCarlo and others.