Dominick Brascia – Biography, Wiki, Net Worth, Is He Dead Or Alive?

Actor and director Dominick Brascia was a significant figure in the world of entertainment during his active days. He was known for a lot of notable movies and was widely recognized by reputable stakeholders in the industry. He has also worked as a radio host for various radio stations.

Apart from the business of making movies, Dominick Brascia was pushed to the public eye over sexual assault allegations that revolved around himself, actor Charlie Sheen, and a minor. However, this was not the only reason for his popularity as you’re about to find out. Here is everything you need to know about the actor and director.

Dominick Brascia – Biography (Wiki)

Dominick Brascia was born on May 29, 1956, in Coney Island, New York City to his parents, Ann Brascia his mother, and Dom Brascia his father. Little information about the actor’s childhood says that he attended New Dorp High School. Dominick who was always inclined to the field of entertainment made his acting debut in the early 80s with the movie, They’re Playing with Fire where he starred as Glenn. After a few more minor roles, he starred in the 1985 film, Friday the 13th: A New Beginning.

His remarkable role as Joey was greatly touted and brought the actor to popularity. He then started to get more major roles in other movies. He starred in many other movies and further grew in the industry. The 90s came with even more engagements and Brascia did well to grab the opportunities. He starred in the 1994 movie, National Lampoon’s Last Resort and was also commended for his performance.

Also in the 90s, Dominick Brascia made his directorial debut with the horror film Evil Laugh (1988). More works which Brascia directed followed afterward and they were indeed were a reflection of his talent. Some of them include Hard Rock Nightmare, My Life as a Troll in 2001, and many others. He also appeared in many TV series like Knight Rider, Night Court, Otherworld, etc to mention a few. He appeared in other films like Rush Week, Busted, and many others.

Dominick Brascia
Dominick Brascia – Friday the 13th: A New Beginning – image source

Brascia dabbled into radio broadcasting in the 90s. He worked at AM station 840 KXNT in Las Vegas. After being replaced with another broadcaster, he left the outfit and joined KNRC radio station in Denver, Colorado. At Colorado where he later moved to, he hosted Dominick and Bill Live talk show for the radio station where he started working almost immediately. Brascia’s life as an actor as well as a director was a remarkable one. Moreso his works as a radio host cannot be forgotten in a hurry.

His Net Worth

Dominick Brascia was not a name to disregard during his active days. He made a lot of money from his acting and directing stints. A part of his earnings also came from his job as a radio host for different outlets. Due to the fact that he is no longer seen on and off-screen, it cannot be said with certainty, what his exact financial status is. Nevertheless, available estimates have his net worth reported to be about $300, 000.

See Also: Leslie Marshall – Bio, Husband, Career Achievements Of The Journalist

What Happened To Him? Is He Dead Or Alive?

There have been conflicting reports regarding the whereabouts of the actor and director. To state the fact, Dominick Brascian died in November 2018 of natural causes. Brascian was a host of a talk show at Bozeman, Montana-based KMMS (1450 AM) before his death.

Before he met his demise, the actor, director, and radio host was caught up in criminal investigations that emanated from sexual assault allegations against him. He was alleged to have sexually molested former actor Corey Haim when he was a minor. Corey Haim died in 2010 after suffering from chronic pneumonia. Brascia had denied the claim as well as all reported links that backed up the claims.

Dominick Brascia had accused actor Charlie Sheen of raping Haim when he (Haim) was a teenager. A back up to his claims was Brascia’s statement that the Corey who was his friend, confided in him and had told him all about the experience with Sheen. Investigations into the case have continued even after Dominick’s death.

Recent

A Timeline of Elvis Presley’s Career Beginnings, Artistry and Legacies

Among the facets of American art, music is one of the most significant subgroups. In this subgroup, there are very few names that carry...

Timeline of Mark Zuckerberg’s Career Achievements, Personal Life and Philanthropy

Harvard University has produced many notable alumni over the years. The Ivy League institution also holds the record for producing some of the most...

A Timeline of Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Body Building, Acting and Political Career

Arnold Schwarzenegger is a former professional bodybuilder who later became a household name across the world as a result of his career as an...

Sam Raimi Net Worth: Here Is How Much The Filmmaker Has Made

Samuel M. Raimi is a multi-talented filmmaker well known for creating the Evil Dead series that generated a cult following, he is also known...

Why Did CocoSori Disband and What are the Former Members Doing Now?

For a few years, the not so popular k-pop; J-pop duo CocoSori, created by MOL Entertainment, thrilled their fans with heartfelt music and stirred...

Recommended

Hailie Mathers: Everything To Know About Eminem’s Daughter

There is not an Eminem fan out there that does not know a thing or two about her, since the day she was born...

Kristy McNichol – Bio, Age, Brother, Family, Gay, Where is She Now?

Kristy McNichol is an award-winning American actress cum singer who garnered fame through the ‘80s and late nineties. Her noteworthy performance could be seen...

Michael Bloomberg – Bio, Net Worth, Wife, Children, Age and Height

Michael Bloomberg is an American billionaire, a businessman, author, politician and philanthropist who grew from a middle-class family, worked his way up from a...

Edie Falco Biography, Husband, Kids and Net Worth: All You Need To Know 

If you have followed either The Sopranos or Nurse Jackie, the characters you must definitely have loved are Carmela Soprano and Jackie Peyton both...

How Old is Bernie Sanders and How Many Kids Does He Have?

Bernie Sanders is a name anyone who is an American political enthusiast would be familiar with. As a result of his fame, many have...

Get the Latest Gist, Profiles and Trends Straight To Your in your inbox

Related Stories