Jake Cannavale '09 starred in Disney+'s series Star Wars: The Mandalorian (the same series that featured the popular Baby Yoda). Jake plays Toro Calican, a fledgling bounty hunter looking to join the bounty hunter's guild by capturing Fennec Shand. He hires the Mandalorian for help.
Jake has had a variety of roles over recent years, including a recurring role as Charlie Cruz on Nurse Jackie and Diego Melendez in Larry David's 2015 Broadway show, Fish in the Dark. He is building on what has become a Hollywood dynasty. He is the son of actor Bobby Cannavale and screenwriter Jenny Lumet, the grandson of legendary director Sidney Lumet, and the great-grandson of groundbreaking actress and civil rights activist Lena Horne.