Actor and director who won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Frank Slade in Scent of a Woman in 1992.
He developed a love for acting at an early age and participated in the majority of his school's productions.
He played mobster Michael Corleone in The Godfather trilogy, which is considered one of the greatest performances of all time. He also starred in You Don't Know Jack, Dog Day Afternoon, and Scarface.
He had an on-and-off relationship with co-star Diane Keaton while filming the Godfather trilogy.
Philip Seymour Hoffman played a role alongside him in Scent of a Woman.