Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortensen in “Green Book” (Photo credit: Universal Pictures)
Despite not having a single drop of Italian blood, Mortensen boldly accepted the role of this Italian American bouncer with a heavy accent from the Bronx.
'Green Book' screenwriter Nick Vallelonga
Miles Morales by Sara Pichelli (Photo Credit: Sony Pictures Animation)
“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” became one of the few non-Disney movies to claim this title in the history of the Academy Awards. Behind this success there are an Italian American director, Bob Persichetti, and an Italian comic artist, Sara Pichelli.