Gentile in 2014
|Born||Troy Francis Farshi
October 27, 1993
Boca Raton, Florida, U.S.
Troy Gentile (born Troy Francis Farshi; October 27, 1993) is an American actor, best known for his role as Mark in Hotel for Dogs and Barry Goldberg in the ABC comedy series The Goldbergs (2013–present).
Gentile was born in Boca Raton, Florida to mother Debbie Gentile and father Albert Farshi. His mother, Debbie Gentile, once worked at the advertising department of the Boca Raton News. He moved to Los Angeles, California with his family when he was four years old.
Gentile portrayed a young Craig Ferguson on a segment of The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson in 2005. He later appeared in films such as Bad News Bears, Nacho Libre, Good Luck Chuck, Drillbit Taylor, and Hotel for Dogs.
|2005||Bad News Bears||Matthew Hooper|
|2006||Nacho Libre||Young Nacho|
|2006||Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny||Lil' JB|
|2007||9 Lives of Mara||Larry|
|2007||I Could Never Be Your Woman||Fighting Boy|
|2007||Order Up||Boy||Short film|
|2007||Good Luck Chuck||Young Stu|
|2008||Drillbit Taylor||Ryan "T-Dog" Anderson|
|2009||Hotel for Dogs||Mark|
|2011||Pig Lady||Justin||Short film|
|2006||The Suite Life of Zack & Cody||Jeremy||Episode: "Odd Couples"|
|2008||Entourage||Mitchell Levine||Episode: "The All Out Fall Out"|
|2010||Hawthorne||R.J. Paxton||Episode: "The Starting Line"|
|2013–present||The Goldbergs||Barry Goldberg||41 episodes|
Awards and nominations
|2005||Young Artist Award||Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Feature Film||Bad News Bears||Won|
|2006||Young Artist Award||Best Supporting Young Actor in a Feature Film||Nacho Libre||Nominated|
|2008||Young Artist Award||Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Feature Film||Drillbit Taylor||Nominated|
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