Martin Scorsese
Martin Marcantonio Luciano Scorsese
New York City, New York, US
Birth date
November 17, 1942 (1942-11-17) (age 79)
Film director, producer, screenwriter, actor
Active Years
Notable Films
Taxi Driver (1976)
Raging Bull (1980)
Goodfellas (1990)
Casino (1995)

Martin Marcantonio Luciano Scorsese (born November 17, 1942) is an Academy Award, Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Directors Guild of America award winning American film director, writer and producer and founder of the World Cinema Foundation.

Personal life

Scorsese has been married to Helen Morris since 1999; she is his fifth wife. They have a daughter, Francesca, who appeared in The Departed and The Aviator.

He has a daughter, Catherine, from his first marriage to Laraine Brennan, and a daughter, Domenica Cameron-Scorsese, who is an actress, from his second marriage to Julia Cameron. Scorsese was also married to actress Isabella Rossellini from 1979 to their divorce in 1982. He married producer Barbara De Fina in 1985 - their marriage ended in divorce as well.

He is primarily based in New York City.

Filmography (as director)

Selected filmography (as actor)

  • 1973: Mean Streets (cameo)
  • 1976: Taxi Driver (cameo)
  • 1983: The King Of Comedy (cameo)
  • 1986: Round Midnight
  • 1990: Dreams
  • 1994: Quiz Show
  • 1999: The Muse (as himself)
  • 1999: Bringing Out the Dead (dispatcher)
  • 2004: Shark Tale