Earlier in his career, Torti was honored with a Tony Award nomination for his performance as Greaseball in Starlight Express, which marked his Broadway debut. His work on Broadway also includes the role of Pharaoh in the musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. In addition, he appeared in the London and Los Angeles productions of Smokey Joe's Café.
On screen, Torti played singer Freddy Fredrickson in Tom Hanks' That Thing You Do! He also reprised the role of Pharaoh in the film version of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, and counts among his other film credits Fickman's Who's Your Daddy, Submerged, and the soon-to-be-released The Legend of William Tell.
Torti has also been seen on television in regular and recurring roles on such series as The Drew Carey Show, Vinnie & Bobby, Generations, The Young and the Restless and, most recently, The Suite Life of Zack and Cody. In addition, he has made guest appearances on numerous series.
Robert Torti Facts
|Birthday||October 22, 1961 (55)|
|Birthplace||Van Nuys, California, USA|