Bobby Cannavale, the man who turned in one hell of a performance in 2003’s The Station Agent has seen his career skyrocket since the film and he now finds himself cast alongside Robin Williams, Toni Collette, Sandra Oh, Rory Culkin and Joe Morton in The Night Listener, a film based on Armistead Maupin’s novel.
The story follows a popular radio show host who, while trying to cope with a splintering romance, strikes up a telephone relationship with his biggest fan. When disturbing questions arise regarding the boy’s identity, his life spins out of control.
The film is being directed by Patrick Stettner.
As for Cannavale, he can be seen in the upcoming films Romance and Cigarettes and Happy Endings, and if you are keen on renting DVDs you can check him out learning a few dance steps with Richard Gere in Shall We Dance?