SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Garry Pastore , who portrayed the legendary Genovese Crime family boss Matty "The Horse" Ianniello in HBO series The Deuce is working with multiple award winner Nick Vallelonga and many other established talents on Ciro Dapagio’s Silent Partners. Filming takes place in Fort Lauderdale.

Set in 1980’s Silent Partners is based on true events and tells the unbelievable and story of Gambino Captain “Fat Dave" Iacovetti and stars Pastore as Dave Iacovetti and Joseph Donofrio (A Bronx Tale) as Dave Jr., Nick Vallelonga (Green Book), Saul Stein (The Deuce), Ronnie Marmo (General Hospital), James Russo (Django Unchained, Donnie Brasco),  Antoni Corone (We own the Night), Mike Marino (Comedian: make America Italian Again), London Grace,  and Barry Jay Minoff (Looking Glass) and co-creator Dave Iacovetti of Silent Partners round out the ensemble cast. 

"It is great news that Ciro Dapagio was able to add Nick Vallelonga to the cast of Silent Partners," Pastore said.

Garry Pastore also started filming “Pompano Boy” in Fort Lauderdale. The independent film about a conflicted minister who tries to balance his marriage, an old wound, and a new foster child. Meanwhile, the foster child’s mother tries to get her son back; her past coming back to haunt her.