"I get to the theater two hours early and run the play in my head, because it’s a lot of words and it takes me there." - Bobby Cannavale
The actors talk about career mistakes, the lines that they won’t cross and the parts they’d love to land
"I feel like maybe 20 years ago I wouldn’t have been ready to do this part" - Bobby Cannavale on his role in 'Vinyl'
Cannavale talks about how his role on Boardwalk Empire led to Vinyl, what it's like to work with Scorsese, and how he manages to survive snorting so much fake cocaine.
Al Pacino stars as aging 1970s rocker Danny Collins, who can't give up his hard-living ways. But when his manager (Christopher Plummer) uncovers a 40 year-old undelivered letter written to him by John Lennon, he decides to change course and embarks on a heartfelt journey to rediscover his family, find true love and begin a second act.
Nick Kroll plays Jake, a self-absorbed entrepreneur who, on the night that his company is about to launch, finds he’s made a huge mistake in getting his product manufactured. Overnight, his company is gone and so is his life. His girlfriend dumps him; his friends and investors hate him, demanding their money back. Some even want him dead. Good times, right? So, with his life in shambles, he retreats to his boyhood home in New Rochelle where his pregnant sister (Rose Byrne), brother-in-law (Bobby Cannavale) and 3-year-old nephew now live. Asking to stay a couple months, the couple make him ... Read more
Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) is an unassuming, desk-bound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. But when her partner falls off the grid and another top agent is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global disaster.
Danny Collins: Inspired by a true story, Al Pacino stars as aging 1970s rocker Danny Collins, who can’t give up his hard-living ways. But when his manager (Christopher Plummer) uncovers a 40 year-old undelivered letter written to him by John Lennon, he decides to change course and embarks on a heartfelt journey to rediscover his family, find true love and begin a second act. Cast: Al Pacino, Annette Bening, Jennifer Garner, Bobby Cannavale, Christopher Plummer Director / Writer: Dan Fogelman In Theaters: March 20th
Chef Carl Casper (Jon Favreau) suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner (Dustin Hoffman), he is left to figure out what’s next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with his ex-wife (Sofia Vergara), his friend (John Leguizamo) and his son to launch a food truck. Taking to the road, Chef Carl goes back to his roots to reignite his passion for the kitchen — and zest for life and love. CAST: Jon Favreau, Sofia Vergara, John Leguizamo, Bobby Cannavale, Dustin Hoffman, Oliver Platt, Emjay Anthony, ... Read more
As much as I like most of the big-budget films that Jon Favreau has directed, if he just stuck to smaller, personal films like Chef, you would never hear a complaint from me. Chef, written, directed and starring Favreau, is a little gem of a movie. Though, to be honest, if he cut out 15 minutes, it would make the film that much better. Favreau stars as Chef Carl Casper, one of the top Chef’s in Los Angeles. When the biggest food critic in town decides to re-review the restaurant he works at, the owner (Dustin Hoffman) wants to play ... Read more
Written and Directed by: Woody Allen
Though Bobby Cannavale has been an actor for many years, he’s recently caught the attention of bigger audiences after his Emmy win for his third season role in Boardwalk Empire and a major role in Blue Jasmine. He spoke to Rolling Stone about getting cast in the film and working with Woody Allen, and explains why he decided to take a role in the remake of Annie. Cannavale says that getting cast in Blue Jasmine was a matter of lucky timing. He explains, “To this day, I don’t know how Woody Allen knows me. My agent just called one day ... Read more
Bobby Cannavale and Reg Rogers in a clip from the Roundabout's revival of Clifford Odet's, The Big Knife.
Thirty Bronx Theatre High School students had the opportunity to pick the brain of one of New York's top stage actors, Bobby Cannavale, when he visited with them on behalf of the Roundabout Theatre Company’s education program to chat about acting.
There are few actors who can show emotion on stage as well as Bobby Cannavale. Despite a deep passion for the Broadway stage, Cannavale's intensity makes him in demand for a variety of film and television roles, including a season-long stint on HBO's Boardwalk Empire.
There are a handful of actors who scare the crap at me, and at the top of the list is Bobby Cannavale. It's not just because he's a tough looking guy, but he happens to be a phenomenal Broadway actor in addition to his television credits.
Roundabout Theatre Company has announced the actors for the new Broadway production of Clifford Odets, The Big Knife.
It's been almost three decades since John C. McGinley last appeared on a Broadway stage, and he certainly didn't choose to return under the radar. McGinley is starring in David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross as Dave Moss alongside Al Pacino and Bobby Cannavale.
Usually it pays for Broadway producers to cast big-name actors to draw huge houses. But how much exactly do those big names make? For Al Pacino, who stars in Glengarry Glen Ross as Shelly Levene, it's money that most Broadway regulars could only dream about.
In Theaters: January 25th