Picture of author.

Stanley Tucci

Author of Taste: My Life Through Food

15+ Works 1,367 Members 49 Reviews

About the Author

Includes the name: Stanley Tucci

Image credit: Credit Nick Step wikimedia.org

Works by Stanley Tucci

Associated Works

The Postman Always Rings Twice (1934) — Narrator, some editions — 3,509 copies, 132 reviews
LMNO Peas (2010) — Reader, some editions — 1,727 copies, 99 reviews
The Hunger Games [2012 film] (2012) — Actor. — 1,125 copies, 4 reviews
Captain America: The First Avenger [2011 film] (2011) — Actor — 930 copies, 13 reviews
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire [2013 film] (2013) 907 copies, 4 reviews
The Devil Wears Prada [2006 film] (2006) 687 copies, 5 reviews
1-2-3 Peas (2012) — Reader, some editions — 651 copies, 29 reviews
Robots [2005 film] (2005) — Voice — 534 copies, 4 reviews
Julie & Julia [2009 film] (2009) — Actor — 432 copies, 9 reviews
Road to Perdition [2002 film] (2002) 396 copies, 3 reviews
A Midsummer Night's Dream [1999 film] (1999) — Actor — 365 copies, 4 reviews
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters [2013 film] (2013) 356 copies, 1 review
Little Green Peas: A Big Book of Colors (2014) — Reader, some editions — 339 copies, 13 reviews
Easy A [2010 film] (2010) — Actor — 298 copies, 2 reviews
The Tale of Despereaux [2008 animated film] (2008) — Actor — 261 copies, 6 reviews
The Pelican Brief [1993 film] (1993) 260 copies, 2 reviews
Transformers: Age of Extinction [2014 film] (2014) — Actor — 248 copies, 1 review
Maid in Manhattan [2002 film] (2002) — Actor — 238 copies, 4 reviews
Burlesque [2010 Film] (2010) — Actor — 219 copies, 1 review
The Wind Rises [2013 film] (2013) — Actor, some editions — 198 copies, 2 reviews
Shall We Dance? [2004 film] (2004) — Actor — 197 copies
The Core [2003 film] (2003) — Actor — 184 copies
Muppets Most Wanted [2014 film] (2014) — Actor — 176 copies, 2 reviews
Matchstick Men (2002) — Narrator, some editions — 174 copies, 11 reviews
Transformers: The Last Knight [2017 film] (2017) — Actor — 171 copies
Jack the Giant Slayer [2013 film] (2013) — Actor — 165 copies
Life's Little Annoyances (2005) — Narrator, some editions — 162 copies, 4 reviews
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl [2008 film] (2008) — Actor — 137 copies, 3 reviews
The Man on the Mountaintop: An Audible Original Drama (2017) — Narrator, some editions — 122 copies, 6 reviews
The Hunger Games: Complete 4 Film Collection (2012) — Actor — 119 copies
The One and Only Shrek! (2007) — Narrator, some editions — 113 copies, 5 reviews
The Lovely Bones [2009 film] (2010) — Actor — 97 copies
Beethoven [1992 film] (1992) 91 copies, 1 review
Road to Purgatory (2004) — Narrator, some editions — 78 copies, 2 reviews
The King's Man [2021 film] (2021) — Actor — 65 copies, 1 review
Conspiracy [2001 film] (2001) 57 copies, 4 reviews
Space Chimps [2008 film] (2008) — Actor — 56 copies, 4 reviews
Margin Call [2011 film] (2011) — Actor — 56 copies
Big Trouble [2002 film] (2001) — Actor — 55 copies
A Little Chaos [2014 film] (2015) — Actor — 43 copies
Undercover Blues [1993 film] (1993) — Actor — 41 copies
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers [2004 film] (2004) — Actor — 38 copies
Gambit [2012 film] (2012) — Actor — 34 copies, 1 review
Prelude To A Kiss [1992 Film] (1992) — Actor — 27 copies
The Company You Keep [2012 film] (2014) 27 copies, 1 review
The Hoax [2006 film] (2007) — Actor — 19 copies
Kiss of Death [1995 film] (1995) — Actor — 16 copies
Supernova [2020 film] (2020) — Actor — 16 copies, 1 review
The Children Act [2017 film] (2018) — Actor — 16 copies
Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle [1994 film] (1994) — Actor — 15 copies
Billy Bathgate [1991 film] (1991) — Actor — 12 copies
Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer [2002 TV episode] (2002) — Narrator — 12 copies
The Daytrippers [1997 film] (2000) 11 copies, 1 review
Fortitude: The Complete First Season (2015) — Actor — 11 copies
Jury Duty [1995 Film] (1995) 7 copies
Jolt [2021 Film] — Actor — 5 copies
The Mudge Boy [2003 film] — Producer — 5 copies
Four Last Songs (video) — Actor — 4 copies
Some Velvet Morning [2013 film] (2013) — Actor — 3 copies, 1 review
Spin [2003 film] (2005) — Actor — 3 copies
The Italian Americans [2014 TV series] (2015) — Narrator — 2 copies
Submission — Actor — 1 copy
Winchell [1998 TV movie] (1998) — Actor — 1 copy

Tagged

20th century (60) ABC (142) action (151) adventure (86) alphabet (231) alphabet book (50) American (56) American literature (77) Blu-ray (195) colors (77) comedy (195) cooking (73) counting (97) crime (234) crime fiction (83) drama (172) DVD (873) fantasy (94) fiction (506) film (123) food (140) hardboiled (57) humor (60) memoir (81) movie (307) movies (125) murder (77) mystery (204) noir (195) non-fiction (109) novel (82) numbers (55) peas (73) picture book (129) read (59) romance (99) science fiction (178) Stanley Tucci (65) thriller (107) to-read (345)

Common Knowledge

Birthdate
1960-11-11
Gender
male
Nationality
USA
Birthplace
Peekskill, New York, USA
Places of residence
Katonah, New York, USA
Education
SUNY Purchase
Occupations
actor

Members

Reviews

Just not for Me!

Sorry, Stanley...stick to acting. The book was not well written and was mainly 295 pages of Stanley name dropping and bragging about where he has traveled and eaten. The audio book was narrated by the author and only somewhat more tolerable.
 
Flagged
Chrissylou62 | 43 other reviews | Apr 11, 2024 |
Breezy memoir by this actor whom I admire, and full of recipes! Don't expect much in the way of Hollywood or Broadway tales: Tucci is firmly focused on food and family. You will get hungry reading his prose!
 
Flagged
AnaraGuard | 43 other reviews | Mar 13, 2024 |
This memoir is driven by actor Stanley Tucci’s gastronomical gusto, which is a polite way of saying it has limitations because it is all about his eating life from his days as an Italian-American boy who went to school with a gourmet-laden lunchbox to his travels as an actor who assessed the locations at which he was shooting based on the quality of food available. The memoir is interspersed with family recipes and a rather interesting and harrowing development: in 2017 Tucci had been diagnosed with tongue cancer, the treatment for which killed his appetite for a while (the most interesting part of the book, in my opinion). Fortunately for him, his taste returned.… (more)
 
Flagged
bschweiger | 43 other reviews | Feb 4, 2024 |
My review of this book can be found on my YouTube Vlog at:

https://youtu.be/qfSoptClOio

Enjoy!
 
Flagged
booklover3258 | 43 other reviews | Dec 24, 2023 |

Lists

Awards

You May Also Like

Associated Authors

Statistics

Works
15
Also by
72
Members
1,367
Popularity
#18,809
Rating
3.8
Reviews
49
ISBNs
38
Languages
5

Charts & Graphs