will be Bobby Cannavale as Richie Finestra, a record executive who has regained his faith in music and is putting it all on the line, with a little left over to go up his nose, to stand for these upcoming punks as they go through their baptism.Cannavale is the perfect actor to bridge the punk and the godfather.
He started acting on stage without any formal training and burst into the entertainment consciousness as Vince D'Angelo, a gay cop from a crazy family who wound up marrying Will Truman, played by Eric Mc Cormack, on the NBC comedy series , Cannavale’s breakout role, he was the emotional center in the firehouse in the 55th Precinct.
David Spade is handbag designer, Kate Spade’s brother-in-law.
Adam Mc Kay (the writer/director behind most of Will Ferrell’s projects, as well as Funny or Die) is Jeremy Piven’s brother-in-law.
premieres on Valentine’s Day this year and it promises to be a love letter for classic music lovers everywhere.
The series is set in New York in the '70s, a time when the punks met the godfathers, not only of soul, disco, glam, prog, and rock, but the godfathers who ran the clubs and stocked the jukeboxes, like "Crazy" Joe Gallo and Ace Vending.
Michael Madsen is the former brother-in-law of Danny Huston (via his marriage to Virginia Madsen). What I’m saying is, the Mastersons, the Baldwins, and the Phillips are all connected, and probably also run the Illuminati. Patrick Fischler, a name you probably don’t know, but whose face you’ll surely recognize, is the brother-in-law of Julia Louis Dreyfus. I suppose that also means that Alec Baldwin is related by marriage to all these people, as well. ), which also makes sense if you knew that Kingston used to be married to Ralph Fiennes (again, I did not). Rene Russo used to be the sister-in-law of Bernie Taupin, who co-writes Elton John’s music. Sally Field is the mother-in-law of Yellow Lightspeed Power Ranger, Sasha Craig. Anna-Louise Plowman is another name that may not be familiar to you, though her face is recognizable from a variety of TV and movie roles. But, Clark Gregg is the son in law of Joel Grey, who is originated the role of the Master of Ceremonies in the Broadway production of Caberet. I guess if I’d thought about this, I’d have put it together, but Diane Lane is Barbra Streisand’s daughter-in-law, although I guess not for much longer (Josh Brolin and Lane have filed for divorce). Dianne Ladd is musician Ben Harper’s mother-in-law (although, again, not for long, as Ben Harper and Ladd’s daughter, Laura Dern, have filed for divorce). I’m including this last one, not because of the in-law relationship, but because I didn’t know about the marital relationship (I admit, I may be the last person on Earth not to know). Bobby Cannavale’s father-in-law is direct Sidney Lumet (12 Angry Men, Dog Day Afternoon). Michael Schur (the guy behind “Parks and Recreation” and “The Office”) is Regis Philbin’s son-in-law. Stacey Keach used to be Jane Seymour’s brother-in-law. What I didn’t realize, however, is that Gregg is married to Joel’s daughter, Jennifer Grey, of Ferris Bueller fame.