Alessandro Nivola

Biography

Date of Birth 28 June 1972, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Birth Name Alessandro Antine Nivola Height 5' 9" (1.75 m) Nivola began his acting career while still an undergraduate at Yale, landing the leading role in a Seattle production of Athol Fugard's Master Harold... and the Boys. After college, Nivola debuted on Broadway in 1995 as the young lover of Helen Mirren in A Month in the Country. The next year he appeared in the 1996 NBC miniseries Danielle Steel's The Ring and landed his first film role as Joanna Going's preppy husband in Inventing the Abbotts before being cast as Nicolas Cage's paranoid schizophrenic brother in John Woo's Face/Off (both in 1997). Nivola adopted a British accent to play a mystery man from former girlfriend Rachel Weisz's past in I Want You (1998), directed by Michael Winterbottom. He then appeared in the thriller Best Laid Plans and again as an Englishman in Patricia Rozema's screen version of yet another Jane Austen novel, Mansfield Park, both in 1999. He played a rock singer involved with his manager, played by Frances McDormand, in the film Laurel Canyon. Nivola was one of the faces for the GAP's 2002 Ads campaign "For Every Generation". Nivola is married to actress Emily Mortimer; the couple have a son, born in 2003.

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Birth Name

Alessandro Antine Nivola

Birth Place

États-Unis

Birth Date

6/28/1972
Known For
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Face/Off

Pollux Troy

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Coco avant Chanel

Arthur 'Boy' Capel

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Best Laid Plans

Nick

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The Clearing

Tim Hayes

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$5 a Day

Ritchie Flynn Parker

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Amsterdam

Detective Hiltz

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The Art of Self-Defense

Sensei

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The Girl in the Park

Chris

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Disobedience

Rabbi Dovid Kuperman

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Love's Labour's Lost

The King (Ferdinand)

Starring In
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Boston Strangler

Detective Conley

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Amsterdam

Detective Hiltz

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Spin Me Round

Nick

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The Many Saints of Newark

Dickie Moltisanti

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The Red Sea Diving Resort

Sammy Navon

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The Red Sea Diving Resort

Sammy Navon

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The Art of Self-Defense

Sensei

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Disobedience

Rabbi Dovid Kuperman

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You Were Never Really Here

Governor Williams

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The Wizard of Lies

Mark Madoff

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One Percent More Humid

Gerald

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Weightless

Joel

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The Neon Demon

Fashion Designer (uncredited)

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Selma

John Doar

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A Most Violent Year

Peter Forente

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American Hustle

Anthony Amado

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Devil's Knot

Terry Hobbs

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Ginger & Rosa (Netflix)

Roland

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Howl

Luther Nichols

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Janie Jones

Ethan Brand

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Coco avant Chanel

Arthur 'Boy' Capel

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$5 a Day

Ritchie Flynn Parker

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Goal II: Living the Dream

Gavin Harris

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The Eye

Dr. Paul Faulkner

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The Girl in the Park

Chris

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Grace Is Gone

John Phillips

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Junebug

George

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The Darwin Awards

Ad Exec

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Goal! The Dream Begins

Gavin Harris

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The Sisters

Andrew Prior

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Turning Green

Bill the Bookie

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The Clearing

Tim Hayes

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Carolina

Albert Morris

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Laurel Canyon

Ian McKnight

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Jurassic Park III

Billy Brennan

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Timecode

Joey Z

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Love's Labour's Lost

The King (Ferdinand)

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Best Laid Plans

Nick

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Mansfield Park

Henry Crawford

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The Almost Perfect Bank Robbery

Doug

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Reach the Rock

Robin

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I Want You

Martin

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Face/Off

Pollux Troy

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Inventing the Abbotts

Peter Vanlaningham

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Danielle Steel's the Ring - Parts 1 & 2

Noel

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