Nick Apollo Forte

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Nick Apollo Forte (born 14 June 1938) is an American musician and actor best known for his role as Lou Canova in Woody Allen's 1984 film Broadway Danny Rose.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Apollo Forte was born in Waterbury, Connecticut. He married Rosalie Trapasso in 1958 and has seven children and 22 grandchildren. He spends most of his time with his family and fishing. He sings his famous songs and still plays music, and is known to sing sea shanties as well while dancing the jig. He is well known for his radio commercials for Goodyear Tires.


  1. ^ Jarvis, Jeff (27 February 1984). "No Longer Just a Tickler of Ivories, Nick Apollo Forte Is Woody Allen's Latest Discovery". People. Retrieved 30 July 2014. 

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