Bruce James MacVittie
October 14, 1956
Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
|Died||May 7, 2022 (aged 65)|
|Spouse(s)||Carol Ochs (m. 1997; his death 2022)|
Bruce James MacVittie (October 14, 1956 – May 7, 2022) was an American actor. He was known for playing Danny Scalercio in the fourth season of The Sopranos, Mickey Mack in Million Dollar Baby, and Detective Eastman in Lonely Hearts.
MacVittie was born in Providence, Rhode Island, on October 14, 1956.
MacVittie has made guest appearances on television shows, including Miami Vice, The Equalizer, L.A. Law, Homicide: Life on the Street, Sex and the City, Oz, The Unit, Numbers, Blue Bloods and Chicago Med.
In 2002, MacVittie appeared as Danny Scalerio in the HBO drama television series The Sopranos for its fourth season. He appeared as Mickey Mack in the 2004 Academy Award-winning sports drama film Million Dollar Baby, featuring Clint Eastwood, Hilary Swank and Morgan Freeman.
In 1997, MacVittie was married to Carol Ochs until his death 25 years later in 2022.
MacVittie died on May 7, 2022, in New York City. He was 65. In an interview, Al Pacino said, "His performances were always glistening and crackling; a heart and a joy to watch. He was the embodiment of the struggling actor in New York City, and he made it work."
|1984||The Cotton Club||Vince Hood|
|1989||Born on the Fourth of July||Patient #2|
|1991||The Doors||UCLA Student|
|1991||Deceived||Social Security Man|
|1997||The Peacemaker||DOE Helo Tech|
|2000||Where the Money Is||Karl|
|2001||Hannibal||FBI Tech with Lecter's Letter|
|2004||Million Dollar Baby||Mickey Mack|
|2006||Lonely Hearts||Detective Eastman|
|2006||Bernard and Doris||Doctor|
|2006||Just Like the Son||Bill|
|2009||Brooklyn's Finest||Father Scarpitta||Credited as Bruce Macvittie|
|2013||Ass Backwards||Club Owner|
|2019||The Last Full Measure||Senator Martin Clayborne|
|2022||Call Jane||Director Richardson|
|1985||Miami Vice||Officer David Blakeney||Episode: "Whatever Works"|
|1985||The Equalizer||Officer Frank Sergi||Episode: "Lady Cop"|
|1990||Night Visions||Starks||Television film|
|1991–2006||Law & Order||Various||7 episodes|
|1993||L.A. Law||Andrew Varney||Episode: "Bourbon Cowboy"|
|1994||The Stand||Ace-High||Episodes: "The Betrayal" and "The Stand"|
|1997||Homicide: Life on the Street||Larry Biedron||Episode: "The Subway"|
|1998||Sex and the City||Allan Miller||Episode: "The Man, the Myth, the Viagra"|
|1999||Oz||Strauch||Episode: "Unnatural Disasters"|
|2002||The Sopranos||Danny Scalercio||5 episodes|
|2006||The Unit||Mark Harris||Episode: "Unannounced"|
|2007||The Black Donnellys||Lambert||Episodes: "When the Door Opens" and "Wasn't That Enough?"|
|2007||Numbers||Congressman Randal Amato||Episode: "The Art of Reckoning"|
|2011||Body of Proof||Mr. Swanson||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2011||Person of Interest||Defense Attorney||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2018||Blue Bloods||Lee McByrne||Episode: "Second Chances"|
|2018||Chicago Med||Vic Thomas||Episode: "Born This Way"|
|2019||When They See Us||Detective Hartigan||Episode: "Part One"|
|2022||Bull||Ruben Ware||Episode: "Safe Space"|
- Singer, Barry (May 12, 2022). "Bruce MacVittie, Ubiquitous Character Actor, Dies at 65". The New York Times.
- NJ.com, Amy Kuperinsky | NJ Advance Media for (May 14, 2022). "Actor Bruce MacVittie from 'Sopranos,' N.J. police series 'The Street,' dead at 65". nj.
- Evans, Greg (May 12, 2022). "Bruce MacVittie Dies: 'The Sopranos', 'Law & Order', 'American Buffalo' Actor Was 65". Deadline. Retrieved May 15, 2022.
- Lambert, Harper (May 12, 2022). "Bruce MacVittie, 'The Sopranos' and 'Law & Order' Actor, Dies at 65". TheWrap. Retrieved May 15, 2022.