Anthony Joseph Cantone and Cantone Research Inc. Face FINRA Discipline For Misrepresenting Quad Cities Municipal Revenue Bonds
According to FINRA Public Disclosure, Anthony Joseph Cantone of Eatontown New Jersey and Cantone Research Inc have allegedly come under scrutiny for potentially misrepresenting and concealing material facts concerning Quad Cities Municipal Revenue Bonds.
Fans of Sex and the City spin-off series And Just Like That know him as Hot Fellas bakery owner and Charlotte York-Goldenblatt’s BFF, but who exactly is he in real life?
Early Life and Education
Cantone was raised in Stoneham, Massachusetts where he developed an appreciation for food and small town living. After attending Emerson College in Boston he relocated to New York City in search of an entertainment career.
He made his comedic debut on the G-rated kids show “Steampipe Alley,” from 1988-1993. His dead-on celebrity impressions and raunchy blue humor proved immensely popular with younger viewers; his outlandish gags such as leading children on a search to locate an “ersatz Sammy Davis eye,” or hosting an all-dress cocktail party as Truman Capote for them, regularly crossed into tastelessness or absurdity.
Cantone first found success as an actor with the premier of Sex and the City in 2000. He played Anthony Marentino, an irrepressibly talkative wedding planner. Cantone reprised this role for 2008 and 2010 movie sequels.
Cantone has become one of the most recognizable faces on daytime television, making his mark as an influential comedian and impressionist. Beginning his career at Steampipe Alley for local children before transitioning onto New York stages and Broadway stages.
He’s made over 150 appearances on The View, becoming known for his humorous takedowns of Hollywood award shows and White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci (now gone).
Cantone resides in Eatontown, NJ and serves as CEO of Cantone Research Inc. He recently came under investigation from FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) for possibly falsifying and falsifying information pertaining to Quad Cities Municipal Revenue Bonds; apparently this breached MSRB Rules G-17 and G-19; eventually an agreement was reached regarding this dispute.
Achievement and Honors
Cantone’s quick wit and energetic stage presence have left an indelible mark on audiences across the nation. He has made numerous television appearances and written multiple comedy routines.
His impressive talents have garnered him roles on Broadway productions such as Assassins and Love! Valour! Compassion!. Additionally, he is best-known for playing wedding planner Anthony Marentino on Sex and the City.
Based on his public persona, Cantone demonstrates traits characteristic of Enneagram Type 3, such as ambition for achievement and recognition. His success attests to his hard work and perseverance. Furthermore, Cantone has demonstrated strong commitment towards HIV/AIDS awareness initiatives while lending support for research initiatives; making appearances at charitable events as well as TV shows.
Cantone is an accomplished Broadway actor and has appeared in various off-Broadway Shakespeare productions including Love! Valor! Compassion! and The Tempest. Additionally, he performs stand-up comedy and has made guest appearances on shows like HBO Comedy Showcase and Premium Blend.
Cantone stars as Carrie Bradshaw’s best friend Stanford Blatch in the Sex and the City revival series. Recently, Cantone posted an emotional tribute to Garson who passed away due to cancer while filming this reboot series.
Cantone and Christine were accused of engaging in a fraudulent scheme involving certificates of participation for five promissory notes tied to Esplanade development that were neither registered nor exempt from registration; investors were promised high returns but never materialized. FINRA initiated proceedings against Cantones.
Cantone has amassed significant financial success through his career and talent. He has earned himself an outstanding reputation within the entertainment industry, landing him numerous television, film, and theatre roles.
He is best-known for his iconic performance as Anthony Marentino on Sex and the City, earning critical acclaim and contributing to his wealth through numerous television appearances.
Cantone has also gained widespread acclaim as a stand-up comedian, appearing at Caroline’s, Carnegie and Atlantic City’s Borgata in Atlantic City. His routines feature campy impressions of entertainers like Liza Minnelli and Bette Davis – and his campiness earned him headlining slots at Caroline’s and Carnegie Halls as well. Openly gay himself, Cantone married Jerry Dixon after New York legalized same-sex marriages in 2011.