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Sharkskin (2015)

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Italian tailor Mike Esposito makes suits for mafia Don Piano and falls into a moral dilemma.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Mike Esposito
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Uncle Charlie
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Mayor La Guardia
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Joey 'Snot'
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Rose
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Franki
John Capodice ...
Don Piano
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Sammy Esposito
Guia Zapponi ...
Theresa
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Lilly Esposito
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Tony 'Dots'
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Jakie Hooks
Al Bernstein ...
Schmool Snek
Maria Ciampa ...
Skinnie Minnie
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Man on street
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Set in post-World War II Manhattan, Sharkskin tells the story of custom tailor Mike Esposito's encounters with local mobsters who run the neighborhood. Mike is drawn into the mob when Mafia Don Piano orders Mike to make a suit for a special occasion. Mike becomes enamored with and later repelled by the mob's operations and whereby he confronts his morality and principles that he lives by and puts his family in jeopardy. Written by Dan Perri

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Joe Viterelli was to play the role of Uncle Charlie, prevented by his death. See more »

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