The Mc Kittrick Hotel’s creaking elevator and stone-faced porter lent a speakeasy air to Dec.1’s “Bonnie & Clyde” premiere party, hosted by A&E, Lifetime, History Channel, and Gotham Magazine.He appeared in the movies like Imaginary Heroes, Lords of Dogtown and was appreciated for his role as Jesse James Hollywood on Alpha Dog.Into the Wild portrayed him as Christopher Mc Candless and he was nominated for best actor in Screen Actors Guild for the role.
Yet despite the Old Hollywood glamour, the affair was strictly modern.
Lifetime EVP Rob Sharenow played de facto master of ceremonies, announcing to the packed crowd that they were part of “the first ever three-network premiere. Because it’s a great film.” The two-part, four hour movie event — don’t call it a miniseries — is the first collaboration between the three cable networks.
“It’s the ultimate romance, of scorning the world for each other, of [being] anti-establishment, there for each other,” gushed Holliday Grainger, who plays Bonnie Parker, the film’s titular femme fatale.
His film debut was on the year 2002 whereby he appeared in The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys and followed it with The Emperor’s Club.
The teen comedy The Girl Next Door raised him into higher fame and he also appeared on The Mudge Boy on 2004.