King Richard III (1979). Historical drama (revival). Written by William Shakespeare
. Incidental music by Charles Gross. Directed by David Wheeler. Cort Theatre: 10 Jun 1979- 15 Jul 1979 (33 performances + 25 previews that began on 10 May 1979). Cast: Al Pacino
(as "Richard, Duke of Gloucester, afterwards Richard III, brother to...
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[on his role as Corrado 'Uncle Junior' Soprano] About a week after my audition, one of the executive producers came in, kept me in a room for an hour and a half with different kinds of glasses. That helped me tremendously - subconsciously at first and then consciously. After the first couple of seasons I couldn't act without them. They were part of my makeup. Those glasses were my mask. We were ...
As of 2012, Chianese still regularly performs music in New York City area venues, one of a declining group of nationally recognizable celebrities to do so. Woody Allen
is the most notable of these celebrity performers, which, until recently also included Conrad Janis
and Les Paul
(d.2009). Chianese's typical sets have included mostly Italian favorites, complementary to his great tenor voice, ...