The cause of the actor's death was not specified.
Recall that Liotta first appeared on the screens as an actor in the series "Underworld" in 1978. His first notable film role was the work comedy Wild Things. This film brought the artist a Golden Globe.
The 1990 film Goodfellas, where Liotta played a gangster, gave him the greatest fame. Liotta played there along with Robert de Niro. The picture is on the 17th line in the list of 250 best films according to IMDB.
He also played in Cocaine in 2001, Identification in 2003, Revolver in 2005, Trump Aces in 2007 and other films.
The actor has a daughter Karsen.
Recall that last month the French actor Michel Bouquet, who is known to the Russian audience, first of all, from the film "Toy", died. He played in this film the millionaire Rambal-Cochet, who decided to "buy" his son a living "toy" - the journalist Francois Perrin, who is played by Pierre Richard.