Burt Young

Burt Young

Burt Young is a burly, talented character actor who remains consistently busy playing “rough around the edge” types, often on the wrong side of the law. He first garnered notice The Gang That Couldn’t Shoot Straight, Across 110th Street, Chinatown, and The Gambler.  He’s best known as Sylvester Stallone’s future brother-in-law, “Paulie,” in Rocky. Young received an Oscar nomination for the role, which he has gone on to reprise in five Rocky sequels. He has appeared in numerous major film productions, including Once Upon a Time in America and The Pope of Greenwich Village (1/15/17 John Semper Jr.)