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Buddy Movie

Filmmaker Michael Corrente has lined up quite the star to play jailed Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci.


(Photo / Nicholas Mele) Photo / Nicholas Mele
By Doug Most
September 24, 2006

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Russell Crowe as Buddy Cianci? That's hard to envision. Russell Crowe played John Nash [in A Beautiful Mind ], he played the cigarette guy [Jeffrey Wigand in The Insider ]; fascinating characters. None of them have the characters Buddy had - an amazingly flawed human being. You get to play funny, tough, sad, sweet, sexy. (Full article: 437 words)

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