THE UNCLE GERRY SHOW

06:30 pm • May 06, 2017

(Lyndhurst, NJ, January 2017, 27 min.)
Venue:
Let Live Theater

Type:
TV Pilot

Director:
Clarke Mayer

Producer:
Peter Ferriero, Clarke Mayer, Paul Borghese, Alison Balletta

Writer:
Peter Ferriero, Clarke Mayer

Editor:
Peter Ferriero, Clarke Mayer

Cinematographer:
Dominick Sivilli

Composer:
Licensed Soundtrack

Sound Editor:
Peter Ferriero, Clarke Mayer

Set in 1978, ‘The Uncle Gerry Show’ chronicles the chaos of the most successful regional late night entertainer. Gerry Rocco is adored by all. His manager, Donnie, books the hottest acts of the 1960’s and 1970’s. Gerry struggles dealing with the temptations of fame, the time period, and a business run with his family, as a budding Italian film director named Frederico captures the reality of Uncle Gerry’s life. Starring Vincent Pastore (The Sopranos), Tony Darrow (Goodfellas), Paul Borghese, and Peter Ferriero.  

World Premiere
Cast

Vincent Pastore as "Donnie Zizzo," Tony Darrow as "Bobby Rocco," Paul Borghese as "Frederico Ricciardi," Peter Ferriero as "Gerry Rocco," Joseph D’Onofrio as “Raymond Paladino,” Samantha Ivers as "Franny Rocco," Maria May as "Strawberry Rose Rocco," Christopher Rockwell as “Richie Paladino,” Alex Saphoznik as "Joey Schaeffer”