Bobby started working on television when he met John Wells and took a recurring role on his NBC series TRINITY. After that Wells asked Bobby to star in THIRD WATCH, and since then he has also had a memorable role on HBO's SEX IN THE CITY, was added to the cast of ALLY MCBEAL in its final season and was seen in a recurring role on HBO's OZ.
On the big screen, Bobby has appeared in Spike Lee's 3AM, Kevin Costner's THE POSTMAN, NIGHT FALLS ON MANHATTAN and GLORIA for Sidney Lumet, alongside Angelina Jolie in THE BONE COLLECTOR as well as in THE DEVIL AND DANIEL WEBSTER for director Alec Baldwin. His recent work includes THE GURU with Heather Graham and Marisa Tomei and WASHINGTON HEIGHTS. He will next be seen in HAVEN with Bill Paxton and Orlando Bloom, the comedy HAPPY ENDINGS and John Turturro's ROMANCE AND CIGARETTES.
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Bobby Cannavale Facts
|Birth Name||Roberto Cannavale|
|Birthday||May 3, 1971 (52)|
|Birthplace||Union City, New Jersey, USA|
|Height||6' 2½" (1m89) How tall is Bobby Cannavale compared to you?|
|The Bone Collector|
|Paul Blart: Mall Cop|
|The Merry Gentleman|