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Born: May 3, 1971 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Union City, New Jersey, USA Profession: Cast ...
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After parents divorced, moved with mother to Puerto Rico and lived there for two years
1983:
At age 13, moved to Florida
1988:
After high school, moved back to New Jersey and lived with grandmother
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Joined Circle Repertory Company; in addition to appearing in productions, worked as a play reader
1996:
Feature film debut, "I'm Not Rappaport"
1997:
First collaboration with Sidney Lumet, small role in "Night Falls on Manhattan"
1998:
Appeared in Broadway revival of "A Flea in Her Ear" as understudy who went on for an ill Mark Linn-Baker
1998:
Cast in lead role in Williamstown staging of Paul Rudnick's comedy "The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told"
1998:
Cast in recurring role on short-lived NBC drama "Trinity"
1999:
Landed supporting role in Lumet directed remake of "Gloria," starring Sharon Stone
1999:
Cast in NBC's "Third Watch" as paramedic Bobby Caffrey; character killed off at actor's request to leave the series
2001:
Joined cast of Lumet directed A&E series "100 Centre Street"
2002:
Landed featured role in "The Guru"
2003:
Played Joe Oramas, a hotdog vendor in "The Station Agent"
2003:
Briefly appeared on HBO prison drama "Oz" as a gay drug dealer
2004:
Earned Emmy nomination for recurring role as Will's (Eric McCormack) boyfriend on NBC's "Will & Grace"
2004:
Cast opposite Richard Gere and Jennifer Lopez in "Shall We Dance"
2005:
Co-starred in "Happy Endings," a comedic drama about the ups and downs of relationships
2006:
Cast in adaptation of Armistead Maupin's novel "The Night Listener"
2006:
Co-starred with Samuel L. Jackson in campy thriller "Snakes on a Plane"
2006:
Cast as part of an ensemble in "Fast Food Nation," Richard Linklater's adaptation of Eric Schlosser's non-fiction book
2007:
Appeared in John Turturro's "Romance & Cigarettes," starring James Gandolfini and Kate Winslet
2007:
Served as voice of Corado R. Ciarlo ("Babe") in Ken Burns's PBS film series "The War"
2008:
Co-starred in Broadway production of "Mauritius"; received Tony nomination for Featured Actor in a Play
2008:
Featured in Naked Angels' off-Broadway premiere of Frank Pugliese's "The Talk"
2009:
Appeared opposite Kevin James in "Paul Blart: Mall Cop"
2009:
Co-starred with Sarah Paulson on ABC romantic comedy "Cupid"
2010:
Played supporting role opposite Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell in buddy feature "The Other Guys"
2011:
Co-starred on Broadway with Chris Rock and Annabella Sciorra in Stephen Adly Guirgis┬┐ "The Motherf*cker With the Hat"; earned Tony nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
2011:
Played titular character's (Ron Eldard) high school nemesis in "Roadie"
2012:
Joined cast of Showtime's "Nurse Jackie" during fourth season
2012:
Played ruthless Prohibition-era gangster Gyp Rosetti on HBO's "Boardwalk Empire"
2013:
Cast opposite Jason Statham and Jennifer Lopez in crime thriller "Parker"

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