Al Pacino was named Alfredo James Pacino and he was born on April 25th,
1940 in New York City, Pacino's parents (Salvatore and Rose) divorcedwhen he was young. His mother moved them into his grandparents'
house. Pacino found himself often repeating the plots and voices of characters that he had seen in the movies, one of his
favorite activities. Bored and unmotivated in school, the young Al Pacino found a haven in school plays, and his interest
soon blossomed into a full-time career. Starting on the stage, Pacino went through a lengthy period of depression and poverty,
sometimes having to borrow bus fare to make it to auditions.
In his personal life, Pacino is one
of Hollywood's most enduring and notorious bachelors, having never been married. He has a daughter Julie Marie with acting
teacher Jan Tarrant and a new set of twins with long-time girlfriend Beverly D'Angelo. Al Pacino is one of the greatest actors
in all of film history..