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".