In this musical drama directed by Clint Eastwood Piazza plays Tommy. He narrates their story and introduces himself to the audience. After the group attempt a robbery, he goes to prison for six months and reunites the group after he is released. About meeting Tommy De Vinto:
No At the time, when I was just getting into the work, I had so much to juggle between the script and understanding the character, I felt like I might freak myself out asking to meet the real guy.