Cannavale in 2009
May 3, 1970
Union City, New Jersey, U.S.
(m. 1994; div. 2003)
|Partner(s)||Rose Byrne (2012–present)|
|Children||3, including Jake Cannavale|
Robert Cannavale (//; Italian: [kannaˈvaːle]; born May 3, 1970) is an American actor known for his leading role as Bobby Caffey in the first two seasons of the crime drama series Third Watch. Cannavale also had a recurring role on the NBC comedy series Will & Grace as Will Truman's long-term boyfriend Officer Vincent "Vince" D'Angelo. He played Gyp Rosetti during the third season of the HBO drama series Boardwalk Empire.
He also starred in Snakes on a Plane (2006), The Other Guys (2010), Woody Allen's Blue Jasmine (2013), Chef (2014), Spy (2015), Ant-Man (2015), Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) and I, Tonya (2017).
From 1994 to 2003, Cannavale was married to actress/screenwriter Jenny Lumet — director Sidney Lumet's daughter and performer Lena Horne's granddaughter — with whom he has a son, actor Jake Cannavale. Cannavale and Jake were cast as father and son in season four of Nurse Jackie.
Since 2012, Cannavale has been dating actress Rose Byrne. Cannavale and Byrne's first child, Rocco Robin Cannavale, was born on February 1, 2016. He and Byrne had their second child together, a son called Rafa, in November 2017.
References[change | change source]
- "Bobby and Jacob Cannavale Support Theater". People. October 23, 2008. Retrieved February 7, 2016.
- King, Susan (November 7, 2008). "Ditching acting, director's daughter finds role as writer". Knoxville News Sentinel. Archived from the original on October 10, 2012.
- Nahas, Aili (June 4, 2015). "Rose Byrne Reveals the Best Thing About Dating Bobby Cannavale". People. Retrieved December 11, 2017.
- Cannavale in Bobby Cannavale Interview. Live! With Kelly and Michael. February 11, 2016. Event occurs at 01:27. Retrieved February 12, 2016.
"We had little Rocco last Monday, 10 days [ago] ... Rocco Robin. So, Rose's dad's name is Robin, and Rocco, I just always liked the name….
- "Oops! Bobby Cannavale Might Have Revealed the Sex of His Baby with Rose Byrne". People. February 6, 2016. Retrieved February 6, 2016.
- Cannavale in Stanton, Elizabeth (December 10, 2017). "Bobby Cannavale Reveals His Newborn Son's Name & the Sweet Family Inspiration Behind It (Exclusive)". Retrieved December 11, 2017.
Rafa [is the new child's name] ... and now I have a 22-month-old and I have a 4-week-old...