Anthony Laciura Celebrity Watchlist
- Began his opera career at age 12, singing the role of the newsboy in Charpentier's Louise.
- Known for being an operatic tenor who often played comprimario (second-banana) roles.
- Debuted at New York City's Metropolitan Opera in 1982, where he went on to appear in more than 800 performances; and support such stars as Luciano Pavarotti, Kiri Te Kanawa and Jessye Norman.
- Retired from performing opera in 2007.
- Teaches opera at the New Jersey City University.
- Selected for Boardwalk Empire, his first non-opera acting gig, by executive producer Martin Scorsese, whom he first met after a production of Janacek's The Makropulos Case.
- 2010, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Winner
- 2011, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Winner
- 2012, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee
- Jerry Laciura — Brother
- Christopher Laciura — Son
- Anthony Laciura Sr. — Father
- Rosemary Laciura — Mother
- Pam Laciura — Sister
- Shirley Laciura — Sister
- Joel Laciura — Wife
- Loyola University, New Orleans, LA (B.A. in Music Education, 1974); Tulane University (MFA)
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