Sorvino grew up in show business as the daughter of veteran character actor Paul Sorvino. She started her career in the television series Swans Crossing in 1992, but made her first major impact in a supporting role as a ditzy hooker who befriends the main character in Woody Allen's Mighty Aphrodite in 1995. The appearance won her an Academy Award and a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress and launched a career of primarily leading roles in movies and television. She has had featured roles in Beautiful Girls, Norma Jean & Marilyn, Romy and Michele's High School Reunion, Mimic, The Replacement Killers, Too Tired to Die, At First Sight, Summer of Sam, The Great Gatsby, The Final Cut, Human Trafficking and Reservation Road.
Her popularity has not waned. Watch for her in the upcoming releases Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life, The Trouble with Cali, Theo, The Class Project and Trade of Innocents.
- Appeared with Kristoffer Polaha on Stalker
- Appeared with Tory Kittles on Intruders
- Appeared with Kurt Fuller on Psych
- Appeared with Mike Starr in Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life
- Appeared with Thomas Dekker in Abandoned
- Appeared with Elle Fanning in Reservation Road