The Addictionary Podcast

#35: Lillo Brancato Jr

May 24, 2018

Lillo Brancato Jr.: Acclaimed actor best known for his roles as Calogero Anello starring alongside Robert De Niro in A Bronx Tale, Matthew Bevilaqua in The Sopranos, and Pvt Donnie Benitez in Renaissance Man just to name a few. Lillo tells us how gnarly his addiction got and how someone lost their life because of his substance use that lead to his incarceration. Lillo now works for a dual-diagnosis treatment program, Amatus Health, and stars in a film titled @deadonarrival available on Google Play, Amazon, iTunes and on DVD at Best Buy, Walmart, and Target. He also stars in a documentary called @wastedtalent directed by @stevestanulis that won an award at the NYC International Film Festival, which will be available in 2019 so stay tuned!! Follow Lillo on Instagram @lillo_brancato or on Facebook @thereallillobrancato. Also, we chat about dad’s recent trip to Atlanta!

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