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    Al Pacino - Top 10 Fun Facts

    Geo Beats

    by Geo Beats

    Al Pacino - Top 10 Fun Facts - as part of the celebrities series by GeoBeats.

    10 - He was fired from his job as an usher after being caught staring at his profile in the mirror.
    9 - He became a father at age 61 to twins named Anton and Olivia.
    8 - He dropped out of high school at 17 years of age.
    7 - He accepted $5 million for "The Godfather: Part III”, after angering the director when he asked for $7 million.
    6 - He is a major fan of the opera.
    5 - Entertainment Weekly named Al the 41st Greatest Movie Star of all time.
    4 - Ironically, his grandparents originated from Corleone, Sicily, and Al played the part of Michael Corleone.
    3 - He is a dedicated fan of Shakespeare.
    2 - He starred in the movie "Insomnia", but also suffers from the condition in real life.
    1 - Paramount executives were against Al playing the lead in the Godfather and called him "The Midget Pacino".