Lucian Buscemi is an American actor, whose father didn’t want acting to leave him when he eventually retires from acting, and this culminated in Steve Buscemi giving some of the acting genes to his son Lucian.
So, what do we know about the young actor who took after his father in acting and also sings to entertain people?
In this article, we will give you a sneak peek into who Lucian Buscemi is.
In the meantime, we give you a little gist about his father Steve Buscemi.
Who is Lucian Buscemi’s father?
Steve Buscemi is Lucian Buscemi’s father. Steve is an American actor and filmmaker for acting in various supporting roles and as a leading character starring in a number of successful movies including Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs in 1992, Robert Rodriguez’s Desperado in 1995, Simon West’s Con Air in 1997, and Armageddon in 1998.
Steve Buscemi also starred in the black comedy Ghost World in 2001, Tim Burton’s drama Big Fish in 2003, The Island in 2005, and Armando Iannucci’s political satire The Death of Stalin in 2017.
Buscemi is also known for his supporting roles in the Coen brothers films Miller’s Crossing in 1990, Barton Fink in 1991, The Hudsucker Proxy in 1994, Fargo in 1996, and The Big Lebowski in 1998.
Steve, born December 13, 1957, is 63 years old now and is a multiple award-winning actor, who has won many awards in his career including a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture nomination for his performance in Ghost World in 2003.
Who is Lucian Buscemi?
Like his father, Steve, Lucian Buscemi is an American actor and singer born on 30th June 1990 in New York, United States of America. Lucian Buscemi is the only son of his parents Steve Buscemi and Jo Andres. Lucian turned 31 years old on 30th June 2021.
Due to the private nature of the family, details about Lucian’s early childhood years aren’t in the public, though Lucian’s father was an esteemed actor and filmmaker.
His mother, Jo Andres was a professional choreographer, artist, and filmmaker.
She first became known for her film and dance performances in the New York scene in the 1980s.
Andres built her career directing music and art videos.
She was also an artist-in-residence at leading universities, museums, and art colonies.
She died on 6th January 2019.
Lucian Buscemi acting career
Lucian Buscemi started acting from age six when he was cast in a movie for a minor role in a movie that his father Steve wrote in 1990. The movie was known as “Trees Lounge.” He went on to have other roles in several movies including the following:
The Sopranos 4:44
Last Day On Earth
In all these roles he played in movies, he harbored some love for music and would be known for being a better musician than he is an actor as his career path has sort of shifted to that side–music.
Lucian Buscemi’s music career
Due to his love for music growing up, Lucian learned how to play a lot of instruments.
He, unsurprisingly, formed his first band at the age of fifteen with his friends.
Jonathan Edelsten was the guitarist/vocalist, and Julian Bennet Holmes was the drummer.
Their first album, God Loves Fiasco, was released on 24th June 2007.
The album was well-received by fans. Due to that, they went on to release four more albums: Native Canadians, Fabulous Bozo FP, and Sinus Rhythm Breakdown.
The band did well for five years.
However, in 2012 they went on an indefinite hiatus.
The reason for this hiatus is unknown, and the band has not gotten back together yet.
Lucian Buscemi’s relationship
People normally poke their noses into the relationship affairs of stars. They often want to know who is keeping them company as they get all of us entertained, it therefore prudent that we bring you all there is about Lucian and who is keeping him company.
It is not known if Lucian Buscemi is keeping his other half away from the public, but as of September 2021, Lucian is yet to reveal to all of us who his wife is, and so it is safe to say, for now, that he is still in the market.
Lucian Buscemi’s Net Worth
Lucian Buscemi is estimated, according to online sources, to have a net worth of about 5 million which he made largely from his music career.