Martin Scorsese

Martin Scorsese

Hangout with legendary film director, Martin Scorsese's wax figure in the Making Movies Room!

Did You Know?

  • His mother, Catherine, appeared in many of Scorsese's films, either in uncreditted roles or small parts.
  • Raised Roman Catholic, Scorsese planned to become a priest as a teen but his interest turned to film after entering Washington Square College (now known as New York University) in the early 1960's.
  • He was nominated for 12 Academy Awards (won once) and 11 Primetime Emmy awards (won three times).

"My whole life has been movies and religion. That's it. Nothing else."

- Martin Scorsese