The actor, best known for his role as Anthony Stabile in the 1990 Martin Scorsese film, died Wednesday night in Las Vegas, according to TMZ.
The actor was also in Scorsese’s Raging Bull as Patsy and Casinoas Rocky. He also appeared in several other popular films such as Ace Ventura: Pet Detective and True Romance.
A friend of Adonis’, Phil Castellano, shared his condolences on Facebook in a series of photos remembering his pal.
“It is with a very heavy heart this morning to tell you of the passing [of] Frank Adonis [cheech],” Castellano wrote while tagging Adonis and his wife Denise.
He added, “I will miss him forever. God Rest Your Soul Uncle Frankie.”