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  • Frank Costello
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  • Frank Costello is an Irish-American mobster and the main antagonist of the 2006 live-action crime drama film The Departed. He is based on Whitey Bulger and even shares a resemblance to Bulger and Hon Sam He was portrayed by Jack Nicholson, who also played Jack Torrance, The Joker and Colonel Nathan R. Jessup.
  • Frank "the Prime Minister" Costello (born Francesco Castiglia; January 26, 1891 – February 18, 1973) was an Italian-American gangster and crime boss. Costello rose to the top of the United States underworld, controlled a vast gambling empire across the United States, and enjoyed political influence. For 30 years, Frank Costello was one of the most powerful and richest people in America. In 1936, Costello developed an astronomical net worth of around $500-$600 Million (which is equivalent to roughly $12-$17 Billion as of 2017), Costello had his staggering net worth from 1936 to 1973. For 40 years, Costello was one of the most richest and successful mobsters in America, but during his long-time regime of the Luciano crime family, (Genovese crime family) he was the most richest and most power
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  • 1973-02-18
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  • Known for
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  • Francesco Castiglheqorn
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  • Died
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  • 1891-01-26
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  • Mafia boss, bootlegger, businessman, mobster, racketeer
type of villain
  • Big Bad
  • Mobster
  • Criminal Mastermind
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  • Birthname
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  • Manhattan, New York, U.S.
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  • Occupation
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  • Deathplace
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  • Cassano allo Ionio, Calabria, Italy
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  • Birthplace
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  • Boss of the Genovese crime family
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Box Title
  • Evil-Doer
  • Frank Costello
Goals
  • To get information from FBI by setting a mole inside it, build his criminal empire
Origin
  • The Departed
Skills
  • High intelligence, business skills, skilled gunman and leader, firearm skills
Caption
  • Frank Costello in the 1950's
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Alias
  • Frank
Hobby
  • Earning money, building his own criminal empire
Occupation
  • Crime boss and mobster
Fullname
  • Francis Costello
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  • Frank "the Prime Minister" Costello (born Francesco Castiglia; January 26, 1891 – February 18, 1973) was an Italian-American gangster and crime boss. Costello rose to the top of the United States underworld, controlled a vast gambling empire across the United States, and enjoyed political influence. For 30 years, Frank Costello was one of the most powerful and richest people in America. In 1936, Costello developed an astronomical net worth of around $500-$600 Million (which is equivalent to roughly $12-$17 Billion as of 2017), Costello had his staggering net worth from 1936 to 1973. For 40 years, Costello was one of the most richest and successful mobsters in America, but during his long-time regime of the Luciano crime family, (Genovese crime family) he was the most richest and most powerful mafia boss in America. Frank Costello is considered to be one of the most powerful and successful crime bosses in history. According to the FBI, Frank Costello rivaled Al Capone in power and influences. Nicknamed "The Prime Minister of the Underworld," he became one of the most powerful, influential, and richest mob bosses in American history, eventually leading the Luciano crime family (later called the Genovese crime family), one of the Five Families that operates in New York.
  • Frank Costello is an Irish-American mobster and the main antagonist of the 2006 live-action crime drama film The Departed. He is based on Whitey Bulger and even shares a resemblance to Bulger and Hon Sam He was portrayed by Jack Nicholson, who also played Jack Torrance, The Joker and Colonel Nathan R. Jessup.