Leonard Charles Curreri
January 4, 1961
Bronx, NY, United States
Life and workEdit
Curreri played the role of Bruno Martelli, the keyboard maven, in the film Fame and its spinoff TV series, also known as Fame, after auditioning for the film in New York. He appeared on an episode of The New Love American Style.
He played piano with In Vitro, and the Iona College Singers. He is a songwriter and has worked with a number of performers, including Natalie Cole and Phil Perry. In December 2008, he appeared on Channel 4's Bring Back... series when Justin Lee Colins managed to get some of the original series cast together. He released a CD, Aquabox, which has a booklet on the inside containing pictures of one of Curreri's sons, Joey, shortly before his son was born (a pre-birth picture contained in the leaflet).
- Fame (1980) - Bruno
- Crystal Heart (1986) - Christopher Newley
- "Lee Curreri: an eclectic artist in search of his Italian origins". 2015-07-29. Retrieved 2017-04-04.
- "The 'Fame' gang: Lee Curreri". USA Today. September 22, 2009.