Illeana Douglas fptla Talia Shire twin

actresses from mob movies

On the left is Illeana Douglas while on the right is Talia Shire.

Illeana Hesselberg, most commonly known as Illeana Douglas is an actress, writer, and producer. She was born on 25 July 1965, Quincy, Massachusetts, USA Illeana Douglas is the granddaughter of screen legend Melvyn Douglas. Illeana Douglas began studying acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York. In 1987 working for a publicist in New York led to her first movie role. She appeared in several Martin Scorsese films. Her notable works include work in a 2001 episode of Six Feet Under for which she received a Primetime Emmy nomination as Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series and won the Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series award from OFTA, the Online Film & Television Association – and her work in the TV series Action opposite Jay Mohr for which she won a Satellite Award for Best Actress  Television Series Musical or Comedy. She can currently be seen on Turner Classic Movies where she hosts specials focused on unheralded women directors from film history.

Talia Shire was born Talia Rose Shire on April 25, 1946 in Lake Success, New York, United States. Talia Shire is an Italian-American actress most known for her roles as Connie Corleone in The Godfather films and Adrian Balboa in the Rocky series.

Illeana Douglas fptla twin Talia Shire are known for acting in Italian and Mob movies. They are frequently mistaken.