awards & nominations

American Gangster (2007)

Armand Assante as "Dominic Cattano"

Frank Lucas (Denzel Washington) earns his living as a chauffeur to one of Harlem's leading mobsters. After his boss dies, Frank uses his own ingenuity and strict business code to become one of the inner city's most powerful crime bosses. Meanwhile, veteran cop Richie Roberts (Russell Crowe) senses a change in the mob's power structure and looks for ways to bring his opponent to justice.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2007)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

The Odyssey (1997)

Odysseus endures years of hardship trying to return home to Greece after his victory in the Trojan War.

Golden Globe (1998)NominatedBest Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

Q & A (1990)

Armand Assante as "Roberto 'Bobby Tex' Texador"

When veteran cop Captain Michael Brennan (Nick Nolte) shoots a Puerto Rican hood, the crime is made to practically disappear. Witnesses are threatened, and Brennan's brutal reputation ensures silence. Young district attorney Aloysius "Al" Francis Reilly (Timothy Hutton) takes on the case, and must risk everything to prosecute Brennan. The investigation hinges on the testimony of a Puerto Rican drug boss (Armand Assante), who is dating Reilly's ex-girlfriend.

Golden Globe (1990)NominatedBest Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture