Atlantic Theater Company MICHAEL RISPOLI - Atlantic Theater Company


MICHAEL RISPOLI (Lieutenant Caro). Recent film credits include Rob the Mob opposite Ray Romano and Andy Garcia, Michael Bay’s Pain & GainThe Rum Diary with Johnny Depp, The Taking of Pelham 123, directed by Tony Scott, and Kick-Ass, produced by Brad Pitt’s Plan B and directed by Matthew Vaughn. He received a Best Actor Award at the Verona Film Festival for his work in Raymond DeFellitta’s film Two Family House. Upcoming is the starring role in the independent Friends and Romans with Annabella Sciorra, which he also co-wrote and executive produced. On the small screen, Rispoli is  best known for his role as Jackie Aprile in the groundbreaking HBO series “The Sopranos.” He was recently seen on “Those Who Kill” for A&E and the STARZ hit series “Magic City.” Some other TV credits include “The Bronx is Burning” (as Jimmy Breslin), “E.R.,” “The Black Donnelly’s,” “Third Watch,” “Person of Interest,” “Blue Bloods,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” “Law and Order,” “Law and Order: Criminal Intent,” and “Law and Order: SVU.” Rispoli began his career on stage performing in the Circle Rep/Steppenwolf revival of Balm in Gilead, directed by John Malkovich. He has since performed regionally and in New York including Magic Hands FreddyMacbeth, Tartuffe, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and O’Neill’s Sea Plays. He is a co-founder of the Willow Cabin Theatre Company, which staged a production of Wilder, Wilder, Wilder – Three by Thornton that moved to off-Broadway and then to Broadway, earning a Tony nomination.