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December 3, 2015

ORION’S The Wannabe Lets You Marry Yourself to the Mob

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Written by: Jason Stewart
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Are you a true-blue mob enthusiast? Do you know why you never forget the cannolis?  Do you know all four correct uses for “Fugettaboutit”?  Then ORION’s THE WANNABE will be the marinara to your bigoli.

Based on true events and Executive Produced by Martin Scorsese and Dean Devlin, comes THE WANNABE, a story about Thomas, a man obsessed with Mafia culture during the 1990s in New York City. When Thomas’s failed attempts to fix the trial of infamous mobster John Gotti gets him rejected by the people he idolizes most, he sets off on a drug infused crime spree with his girlfriend and long time mob groupie, Rose, by brazenly robbing the local Mafia hangouts.

The film stars Academy-Award winning Actress Patricia Arquette (Boyhood) and Boardwalk Empire star Vincent Piazza as real-life couple Rose and Thomas Uva, the Bonnie and Clyde-esque duo of the 90’s. The Wannabe centers around true events that occurred during John Gotti’s trial in 1992, where Thomas and Rose were obsessed with all things mob culture and best known for robbing local Mafia hangouts.

The fantastic supporting cast includes Michael Imperioli (The Sopranos), Domenick Lombardozzi (The Wire) & David Zayas (Dexter).

The Mob Museum, located in Las Vegas, presents a bold and authentic view of organized crime’s impact on Las Vegas history, as well as its unique imprint on America and the world. The real stories and actual events of Mob history via interactive and engaging exhibits that reveal all sides of the story about the role of organized crime in the U.S.

The Wannabe Opens in Theaters & on VOD this Friday December 4, 2015.

Click on the link below to take the quiz and see what your mob nickname is, then share with your followers on social media!

About the Author

Jason Stewart
Jason Malcolm Stewart is a Northern California-based author, journalist and public relations/marketing professional. He holds degrees in Political Science and Comparative Religion, but can have a conversation without starting a small war. When he's not writing or reading, J. Malcolm spends his weekends talking about how to avoid being in a real-life horror movie. add blog



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