‘Goodfellas’ star Ray Liotta dies at 67

‘Goodfellas’ star Ray Liotta dies at 67

Actor Ray Liotta, the actor best known for his roles in “Goodfellas” and “Field of Dreams,” has died.

The actor died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic, Deadline reported. He was there filming a new movie, according to Deadline.

Nexstar spoke with Liotta’s booking agent Thursday who declined to offer comment.

Liotta is perhaps best known for his role in 1990’s “Goodfellas,” portraying real-life mob associate Henry Hill

The actor’s other notable film roles include “Field of Dreams,” “Something Wild,” “Cop Land” and “Marriage Story.

The actor also made several guest appearances in popular TV shows.

He earned him an Independent Spirit Award alongside the ensemble cast.

He earned him an Independent Spirit Award alongside the ensemble cast.

Among his earliest screen roles was recurring as Joey Perrini in about three dozen episodes of the NBC soap Another World from 1978-81.

He won a Primetime Emmy Award for his acting in an episode of “ER.” Liotta also hosted “Saturday Night Live” in 2003.