Edoardo Ballerini is an Italian-American actor, audiobook narrator, writer, director and film producer. He is known for his work on screen as junkie Corky Caporale in The Sopranos (2006–2007), Ignatius D'Alessio in Boardwalk Empire, a hotheaded chef in the indie hit Dinner Rush (2001), and an NFL businessman in the blockbuster Romeo Must Die (2000). He has appeared in numerous films and television series, from I Shot Andy Warhol (1996) to the Omphalos (2013). His directorial debut, Good Night Valentino, premiered at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival. Ballerini starred in the film as silent film idol Rudolph Valentino. Eva Guggenheim was one of the producers for the short film. He is a prolific and award-winning audiobook narrator including Beautiful Ruins, War and Peace, and the 6-volume My Struggle.