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Bobby Cannavale

  • Birthplace: Union City, NJ
  • Birthday: May 03

Bobby Cannavale currently co-stars as Dr. Mike Cruz on the Showtime comedy series Nurse Jackie. He also recently joined the cast of HBO's Boardwalk Empire, portraying ruthless, prohibition-era gangster Gyp Rosetti in Season 3. The New York-bred actor has a lengthy resume that includes theater, feature films and television.

Bobby Cannavale currently co-stars as Dr. Mike Cruz on the Showtime comedy series Nurse Jackie. He also recently joined the cast of HBO's Boardwalk Empire, portraying ruthless, prohibition-era gangster Gyp Rosetti in Season 3. The New York-bred actor has a lengthy resume that includes theater, feature films and television.

Television highlights include a 2005 Primetime Emmy Award for Guest Actor in a Comedy Series in Will & Grace for the role of Vince D’Angelo, a police officer and long-term boyfriend of Eric McCormack’s Will Truman. He also played Bobby Caffey on the NBC drama Third Watch and had recurring roles in Ally McBeal, Six Feet Under, Cold Case and many others.

Cannavale’s film credits include The Station Agent, Snakes on a Plane, The Other Guys and Win Win. In 2008, he received a Tony Award nomination for his role as Dennis in the Broadway play, Mauritius.

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Bobby Cannavale

Bobby Cannavale

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AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

4 Nominations 2 Emmys

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series - 2013

  • Winner
  • Bobby Cannavale, as Gyp Rosetti
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • HBO
  • Leverage, Closest to the Hole Productions, Sikelia Productions and Cold Front Productions in association with HBO Entertainment

Outstanding Guest Actor In A Comedy Series - 2013

  • Nominee
  • Bobby Cannavale, as Dr. Mike Cruz
  • Nurse Jackie
  • Showtime
  • Showtime Presents, Lionsgate Television, Jackson Group Entertainment, Madison Grain Elevator, Inc. & Delong Lumber, A Caryn Mandabach Production

Outstanding Guest Actor In A Comedy Series - 2012

  • Nominee
  • Bobby Cannavale, as Dr. Mike Cruz
  • Nurse Jackie
  • Showtime
  • Showtime Presents, Lionsgate Television, Jackson Group Entertainment, Madison Grain Elevator, Inc. & Delong Lumber, A Caryn Mandabach Production

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December 01, 2015
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