Paul Sorvino died alongside his wife, Dee Dee Benkie, in Jacksonville, Florida. The couple had been married for the last eight years.
Furthermore, Paul Sorvino leaves behind his three wonderful children. His daughter, Mira Sorvino, is an Academy-Award-winning actress. She won the Oscars for the Best Supporting Role in Mighty Aphrodite.
Likewise, his son, Michael Sorvino, is also an actor and producer. He is known for Mafia, Summer of Sam, The Trouble With Cali, and more. The son and the father have appeared in Once Upon A Time In Queens.
Following her father’s tragic demise, Mira tweeted, “My father, the great Paul Sorvino, has passed. My heart is rent asunder- a life of love and joy and wisdom with him is over. He was the most wonderful father. I love him so much. I’m sending you to love in the stars, Dad, as you ascend.”
We forward our deepest condolences to the Sorvino family.