February 12, 1972 |
New York City
Andrew Martin Cassese (born February 12, 1972) is an American stage and film actor and musician. Born in New York, Cassese is perhaps best known for starring in the 1984 comedy film Revenge of the Nerds as Harold Wormser. In 2007, he starred as Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen in the Philadelphia Theatre Company premiere of Nerds://A Musical Software Satire.
Life and career
Cassese is an Italian American native of Brooklyn, New York. He attended Patchogue-Medford High School on Long Island, graduating in 1990. Cassese graduated from the NYU Film School and had 3 years production experience with FOX News in New York. An actor by trade, his credits also include starring roles on Broadway in the productions of Smile and Nine, Tommy Tune's award winning musical starring Raul Julia. Cassese was also one of the stars of the CBS series, TV 101. Cassese is an accomplished guitarist and singer and is a member of SAG, AFTRA, and Actor's Equity.
- "TV 101" (1988) TV Series
- Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (1987)
- The Kingdom Chums: Little David's Adventure (1986) (TV)
- Revenge of the Nerds (1984)