Linda Cardellini, Academy Award nominee Matt Dillon, Golden Globe winner Kyle MacLachlan and Kathrine Narducci join Academy Award nominee Tom Hardy in the Al Capone bio-pic Fonzo, written and directed by Josh Trank (Chronicle).
A ruthless businessman and bootlegger who ruled Chicago with an iron fist, Al “Fonzo” Capone (Hardy) was the most infamous and feared gangster of American lore. At the age of 47, following nearly a decade of imprisonment, dementia rots Capone’s mind and his past becomes present as harrowing memories of his violent and brutal origins melt into his waking life.
Cardellini plays Capone’s long-suffering wife Mae; Dillon plays his closest friend Johnny; MacLachlan plays Karlock, his doctor; Narducci plays Rosie, one of his sisters.
Emmy nominated Cardellini most recently starred in the critically acclaimed hit Netflix series “Bloodline”, John Lee Hancock’s The Founder, Marvel’s Avengers: Age Of Ultron and Daddy’s Home 1 and 2 for Paramount. She next stars in New Line Cinema’s The Children and Participant’s Green Book opposite Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortenson. Dillon was nominated for an Academy Award for his role in Crash, and will next be seen starring in Lars Von Trier’s “The House That Jack Built.” He also starred in the Fox hit sci-fi series “Wayward Pines.”
MacLachlan is best known for his role as Agent Cooper in “Twin Peaks” which garnered him a Golden Globe Award and Emmy nomination in its original run and a Golden Globe nomination for the reprisal which aired last year. Other television credits include “Sex and the City,” and “Desperate Housewives.” Notable film credits include Blue Velvet and Dune. Narducci is well known for “The Sopranos,” and appeared in HBO’S “Wizard Of Lies” and Jersey Boys. She will next be seen in Martin Scorsese’s upcoming The Irishman.