Vincent Laresca, nickname Vinny the Kid, is an American actor who was born January 21, 1974, in New York City, New York. When Laresca was seventeen years old, he made his acting debut in the 1992 film Juice, playing the character Ramedus, opposite gangster rapper Tupac Shakur. He then went on to guest-star in several TV series including Persons of Interest, Suits, Blue Bloods, New York Undercover, The Cosby Mysteries, The Real Blonde, NCIS: Los Angeles, CSI: New York and The Good Wife. Laresca has had supporting roles on the TV series 413 Hope St., 24, CSI: Miami, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Weeds. Other films that Laresca has appeared in include The Aviator, Coach Carter, Run for the Money, Before Night Falls, Drillbit Taylor, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Music from Another Room, I'm Not Rappaport, Lakeview Terrace, Romeo + Juliet, Lords of Dogtown, K-PAX, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift and The Devil's Advocate.