Johnny Martino is an actor who was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He is most renowned for his portrayal of foot-soldier Paulie Gatto in the iconic American crime film, The Godfather.\nMartino was born in the United States with parents from Sicily.\nMartino began his acting career in a play titled, Hat Full of Rain. He then when on to act in a single episode of the 1960s CBS television show, The Wild Wild West. Martino is mostly known for portraying Paulie Gatto in The Godfather. Afterwards, he landed minor roles in other films.