Robert John Davi (born June 26, 1953) is an American actor, singer, writer, and director. Over the course of his acting career, Davi has performed in more than 130 films. Among his most recognized roles are opera-singing heavy Jake Fratelli in The Goonies (1985), Vietnam veteran and FBI Special Agent Big Johnson in Die Hard (1988), Bond villain Franz Sanchez in Licence to Kill (1989), police captain Phil Heinemann in Predator 2 (1990), strip club manager Al Torres in Showgirls (1995) and Albanian mob boss Goran Vata in The Expendables 3 (2014). On television, he portrayed FBI Special Agent Bailey Malone in the NBC television series Profiler (1996-2000).
Classically trained as a singer, Davi launched his professional singing career in 2011. His first album, Davi Sings Sinatra -- On The Road To Romance, hit #6 on the Billboard jazz charts. Praised for his voice and vocal interpretations, Davi debuted as a headliner at The Venetian, Las Vegas, Nevada, six months after the record was released.
In 2016, Davi replaced the late Jerry Doyle as radio host for a nationally syndicated radio program on Talk Radio Network.
Awards: 7 wins & 1 nomination
Known For: Die Hard (1988) | Licence to Kill (1989) | The Goonies (1985) | Profiler (1996-2000)