List of minor characters in The Godfather series

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This is a list of minor characters in The Godfather series. The Godfather is a 1972 American crime drama directed by Francis Ford Coppola and produced by Albert S. Ruddy, based on Mario Puzo's best-selling novel of the same name. It stars Marlon Brando and Al Pacino as the leaders of a fictional New York crime family. The story, spanning 1945 to 1955, chronicles the family under the patriarch Vito Corleone, focusing on the transformation of Michael Corleone (Pacino) from reluctant family outsider to ruthless Mafia boss.

Minor characters in The Godfather series[edit]

The Five Families[edit]

The Five Families are five major Mafia crime families in the novel and film The Godfather. The families are based on the real life New York City Five Families, five major Italian American crime families.

The Corleones[edit]

The Dons of the Corleone family:

The Tattaglias[edit]

The Dons of the Tattaglia family:

The Barzinis[edit]

The Dons of the Barzini family:

  • Giuseppe Mariposa (1920s–1934)
  • Emilio Barzini (1934–1955)
  • Paulie Fortunato (1955–19??)

The Cuneos[edit]

The Dons of the Cuneo family:

  • Carmine Cuneo/Ottilio Cuneo (1920s–1955)
  • Leo Cuneo (1955–1979)

The Straccis[edit]

The Dons of the Stracci family:

  • Anthony Stracci/Victor Stracci (1920s–1955)
  • Mario Stracci (1955–1972)