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Jake Cannavale

Jake Cannavale is an actor, known for Romance & Cigarettes (2005), Nurse Jackie (2009) and Send (2014). See full bio »
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 2014 Grapes (Short) (completed)
 2014 Send (Short)
 2005 Romance & Cigarettes
Fryburg Friend (as Jacob Lumet-Cannavale)

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Jacob Lumet-Cannavale

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[re dad Bobby Cannavale] He and my mom [Jenny Lumet] call him my wife. When at my mom's, he calls me two or three times a day. Sometimes he'll say, 'We need to have a talk, we've been distant lately.' And I'm like, 'Dad, it's finals week.'


With his blood ties to Bobby Cannavale, Lena Horne and the Sidney Lumet family, Jake is that rare fourth-generation member of an American show-business clan. And his polyglot ethnicity includes Cuban, white European, Italian, Ashkenazi Jewish, Senegalese and Native American roots. Also from his great-grandmother Lena Horne's side, he is very likely a descendant of Virginia political scion John C.... See more »

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