Max Casella

Actor, Box office clerk, Janitor
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Born: 06/06/1967 in Washington, Washington D.C., USA

Filmography

Actor (36)

Vinyl 2015 - 2017 (TV Show)

Actor

Jackie 2016 (Movie)

Jack Valenti (Actor)

The Night Of 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

A Midsummer Night's Dream 2015 (Movie)

Nick Bottom (Actor)

Christmas Eve 2015 (Movie)

Randy (Actor)

Wild Card 2015 (Movie)

Osgood (Actor)

Applesauce 2014 (Movie)

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Fading Gigolo 2014 (Movie)

Guy At Counter (Actor)

Scaring the Fish 2014 (Movie)

Dennis (Actor)

The Last of Robin Hood 2014 (Movie)

Stanley Kubrick (Actor)

Blue Jasmine 2013 (Movie)

Eddie (Actor)

Inside Llewyn Davis 2013 (Movie)

Pappi Corsicato (Actor)

Oldboy 2013 (Movie)

James Prestley (Actor)

Killing Them Softly 2012 (Movie)

Barry Caprio (Actor)

Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son 2011 (Movie)

Canetti (Actor)

Boardwalk Empire 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Hawaii Five-O 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Leatherheads 2008 (Movie)

Mack Steiner (Actor)

Revolutionary Road 2008 (Movie)

Ed Small (Actor)

The Bronx Is Burning 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

The Sopranos 2001 - 2004, 2006 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Notorious Bettie Page 2006 (Movie)

Howie (Actor)

Dinosaur 2000 (Movie)

of Zini (Voice)

Freak Talks About Sex 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Analyze This 1999 (Movie)

Nicky Shivers (Actor)

The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea 1999 (Movie)

of Tip (Voice)

Trial and Error 1997 (Movie)

Dr Brown (Actor)

Sgt. Bilko 1996 (Movie)

Dino Paparelli (Actor)

The Adventures of Hyperman 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Voice

Cro 1993 - 1995 (TV Show)

Voice

Ed Wood 1994 (Movie)

Paul Marco (Actor)

Doogie Howser, M.D. 1989 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

Newsies 1992 (Movie)

Racetrack (Actor)

Newsies! Newsies! See All About It! 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Maverick Square 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

Windrunner (TV Show)

Actor

Relationships

Doris Casella

Mother
originally from New York City separated from Casella's father c. 1977 divorced c. 1980 Casella took his mother's surname after his parents' divorce

David Deitch

Father
once worked for The Boston Globe separated from Casella's mother c. 1977 divorced c. 1980

Lorenzo Deitch

Brother
born c. 1963 was already living on his own at the time of parents' divorce

EDUCATION

Cambridge Rindge and Latin School

Cambridge , Massachusetts 1985

American Academy of Dramatic Arts

New York , New York

Milestones

2016

Joined the cast of the HBO series "Vinyl."

2013

Appeared in the Woody Allen film "Blue Jasmine."

2013

Appeared in the Coen Brothers movie "Inside Llewyn Davis"

2010

Joined the cast of "Boardwalk Empire" as Leo D'Alessio.

2008

Played Ed Small in the period drama "Revolutionary Road."

2001

Joined the cast of the HBO drama "The Sopranos," playing Benny Fazio

2000

Voiced the lemur sidekick Zini in Disney's "Dinosaur"

2000

Cast as Marcellus in the Broadway revival of "The Music Man"

1999

Had featured role in "Analyze This"

1999

Co-starred as Steve Zahn's buddy in the comedy "Freak Talks About Sex"

1997

Broadway debut, co-starring as Timon in the Broadway musical version of "The Lion King"

1996

Co-starred in the screen comedy "Sgt. Bilko"

1994

Portrayed Paul Marco in the biopic "Ed Wood"

1992

Film debut, played Racetrack in the feature musical "Newsies"

1989

Essayed the role of Vinnie Delpino on ABC comedy-drama, "Doogie Howser, M.D."

1985

Moved to New York with his mother after graduating high school; began taking acting lessons

1981

First professional role in a Boston production of "Cyrano de Bergerac"

1979

Began acting in amateur theatricals in the Boston area after success in sixth grade production of "Pippin" (date approximate)

Raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Apprenticed at Theater 22, an off-off-Broadway theater

Played small roles on such TV series as "Kate and Allie" and "The Equalizer"

Bonus Trivia

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Was encouraged by his school drama teacher to begin acting professionally in plays around the Boston and Cambridge area while he was still in high school.

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Worked day jobs as a telemarketer and at the New York Public Library to support himself before his acting career took off.

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Played real life actor Paul Marco in the movie "Ed Wood," who eventually came onto the set to perform a cameo in the film. When the real Marco saw his name on the door to Casella's dressing room, he threw the actor's belongings out and claimed the room as his own.

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