Bobby Cannavale Biography

Bobby Cannavale

Quick Facts Of Bobby Cannavale

Celebrated Name Bobby Cannavale
Age 49 Years
Nick Name Bobby
Birth Name Robert Michael Cannavale
Birth Date 1970-05-03
Gender Male
Profession Actor
Place Of Birth Union City, New Jersey, U.S
Nationality American
Birth Nation United State America
Horoscope Taurus
Ethnicity Mixed
Religion Will Update Soon...
School St. Michael’s Catholic School
High School Coconut Creek High School
Marital Status Married But Divorced
Spouse Jenny Lumet (M. 1994; Div. 2003)
Partner Rose Byrne (201 - Present)
Children Three
Father Sal Cannavale
Mother Isabel Cannavale
Siblings Will Update Soon...
Height 6 feet 2 inches
Weight 83 Kg
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Body Build/Type Slim
Bicep Size 15 inches
Chest Size 40 inches
Waist Size 32 inches
Net Worth $8 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Wealth Entertainment Industry
Sexual Orientation Straight
Links Wikipedia,Instagram,Facebook

Bobby Cannavale is an American actor, best known for his role in the crime-drama series Third Watch. He was involved in extra-curricular activities since his early school years. After some initial struggle, he earned a few small roles in films such as Night Falls on Manhattan and The Bone Collector. 

In 2004, he got a major career breakthrough when he appeared in the series Will & Grace, for which he received major critical appreciation. He has appeared in films such as Ant-Man, Movie 43, I, Tonya, and Snakes on a Plane. However, he has had a more flourishing TV career, with praiseworthy appearances in series such as Mr. Robot, Cupid, and Vinyl. Let's know more about him through this article.

What is Bobby Cannavale famous for?

  • An American actor.
  • His various stage, television, and film roles, including regular or recurring roles in Third Watch, Boardwalk Empire, Vinyl, Will & Grace, Mr. Robot and Master of None.

Where is Bobby Cannavale from?

Recalling his early life, Bobby was born in Union City, New Jersey, U.S. as Robert Cannavale. His father Sal Cannavale is of Italian descent while his mother Isabel Cannavale is a Cuban. Both of his parents are immigrants to America. Hence, He is of mixed descent and holds American citizenship. Further, his birth sign is Taurus.

When he was 13 years old, his parents got divorced and the family was led by his mother moving to Puerto Rico. After two years in Puerto Rico, they settled back in Florida.

Where is Bobby Cannavale go for education?

Concerning her education details, Bobby attended St. Michael’s Catholic School. He was very active in extracurricular activities while at school and was a member of the chorus and an altar boy. He used to act in the school play as well. Later, he enrolled at Coconut Creek High School but barely made it in as he was too concerned about launching his career in acting.

When did Bobby Cannavale pursue his acting career?

  • After auditioning for a lot of roles in the mid-1990s, Bobby got his first acting break in the film I’m Not Rappaport. He then appeared in films such as Gloria, The Bone Collector, and 3 A.M.
  • In 1998, he made his TV debut with a supporting role in the TV film When Trumpets Fade.
  • He got his first breakthrough with the crime-drama series Third Watch. He appeared in the series as a paramedic named Roberto “Bobby” Caffey. The series turned out to be a critical and commercial success.
  • Pumped up with the success of his debut TV series, He continued to star in films such as Washington Heights and The Guru. He appeared in the legal drama 100 Centre Street, which was directed by his then father-in-law, Sidney Lumet, in 2003. 
  • As he gained fame as an actor, he was selected to play a key role in the last two episodes of Oz. He then starred in the film The Station Agent and the series Will & Grace. He won a Primetime Emmy Award for his performance in the latter. 
  • Toward the mid-2000s, he played numerous small and supporting roles in films such as Snakes on a Plane, Shall we Dance?, and Fast Food Nation.
  • Besides, he also guest-starred in the series Sex and the City and Law & Order. In 2007, he played a key role in the film The Take.
  • He then turned to voice acting for a few projects. He lent his voice to the character of Corado R Ciarlo in the acclaimed film series The War. He also lent his voice to the audiobook versions of Richard Price’s novel Lush Life and Ed Falco’s novel The Family Corleone.
  • In 2009, He bagged the main role in the series Cupid, a remake of the 1998 series of the same name. After initial speculations and a rather cold public response to the pilot, the series was eventually canceled.
  • While he kept himself busy with TV and films, he also did theater from time to time. As he gained experience and widespread fame in the world of acting, he received a nomination for the prestigious Tony Award for his role in the Broadway production of Mauritius.
  •  In 2011, his remarkable performance in the Broadway plays The Motherfucker with the Hat earned him another Tony Award nomination.
  • In 2012, he joined the cast of Nurse Jackie for its fourth and fifth seasons. He received an Emmy Award nomination for his performance as Dr. Mike Cruz in this series. 
  • The same year, he appeared as Gyp Rosetti in the popular series Boardwalk Empire, for 11 episodes. This role earned him the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2013.
  • In the next few years, he made supporting/small appearances in films such as Blue Jasmine, Chef, Adult Beginners, and Annie. In 2015, he appeared in the Marvel superhero film Ant-Man, playing the role of Jim Paxton. More recently, he has made appearances in the films I, Tonya, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and The Fundamentals of Caring.
  • In 2016, he appeared as one of the supporting characters in the series Vinyl, for 10 episodes. In 2017, his performance as Irving in the series Mr. Robot earned him a nomination for the Critics’ Choice Television Award for the Best Supporting Actor.
  • In 2018, He is all set to appear in Ant-Man and the Wasp, the sequel to the superhero film Ant-Man, which will have him reprise his role as Jim Paxton. He is also slated to appear in the mega-budget film The Irishman, directed by Martin Scorsese.
  • He will appear with Rose Byrne in the play Medea, written and directed by Simon Stone, in 2020.

Who is Bobby Cannavale married to?

Reflecting on his personal life, Bobby got married to actress, Jenny Lumet in 1994 and welcomed a son named, Jake Cannavale. The father and son duo appeared in the TV Series, Nurse Jackie. However, Bobby and Jenny got divorced in the year 2003.

After almost a decade in 2012, He met actress Rose Byrne and fell in love with each other. The couple has been in a loving relationship since then and shares two beautiful kids named, Rocco Robin and Rafa. However, there is no news about them getting married anytime soon. Further, the talented actor has been linked with several co-actress in his illustrious careers like Jane Adams, and Jenny Lumet.

Who dating Rose Byrne?

How much net worth does Bobby Cannavale own?

Being a part of the entertainment industry, Bobby earns a decent amount of money and fame through her profession as an actor. Based on some online reports, his estimated net worth said to be $8 million at present. However, his salary is yet to be disclosed.

How tall is Bobby Cannavale?

Observing his body statistics, Bobby stands a height of 6 feet 2 inches and weighs around 83 Kg. Similarly, He has a slim body with brown eyes and blonde hair color. Further, his biceps size is 15 inches, chest size is 40 inches and waist size is 32 inches.

Did You Know?

  • He always knew that he wanted to be an actor, and as a child seeking refuge from his bad neighborhood, started performing in a church theater company.
  • In addition to his film career, He is a respected, Tony Award-nominated Broadway actor.

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