Paul Sorvino, 'Goodfellas' and 'Law & Order' star to die in 2022, aged 83

Paul Sorvino, 'Goodfellas' and 'Law & Order' star to die in 2022, aged 83

Actor Paul Sorvino, best known for his roles as the tough guy on the street in "Goodfellas" and "Law & Order",

died of natural causes on Monday morning. He was 83 years old. According to Sorvino's publicist, Sorvino's wife

Roger Neal, Emmy-winning actor Dee Di Sorvino, accompanied him. "Our hearts are broken, there will be no other Paul Sorvino, he was

the love of my life, and one of the greatest actors I have ever lived," Dee De Sorvino said in a statement released by Neil.

Sorvino, who was born in Brooklyn, New York, has enjoyed more than five decades of work on film,

television and the Broadway stage, portraying a variety of engaging and dramatic characters.

He is best known for his work in Martin Scorsese's "Goodfellas", in which he played mobster Paul Cicero. He told AP Radio in 2004 that

he was proud of his work in the 1990 film. "But I am only a small part of who I am and it is completely antithetical to my personality,