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Stage Whispers: On The Road To Romance

It’s easy to be cynical about the central premise of “Davi Sings Sinatra” – history is filled with musically limited actors who have used their fame in another medium to get what amount to embarrassing vanity projects off the ground (Bruce Willis’ “The Return Of Bruno” or William Shatner’s “The Transformed Man” anybody?). Also, Frank… Read more

Adelaide Cabaret Festival: Hollywood tough guy Robert Davi sings Sinatra and shows off his softer side

Some performers play their greatest hits. Robert Davi starts this show by playing his greatest hitmen: clips of the various tough guys he has portrayed on screen, from Bond villains to Mafia mob bosses. Heck, the Hollywood actor even says “shoot’’ when he wants his musical director to start the next song. He saves the… Read more

GNN REVIEW: DAVI SINGS SINATRA

He is probably best known for his tough guy roles in films such as Die Hardand License to Kill, but performer Robert Davi’s first love is music and this month he puts that talent to good use in a tribute to one of the world’s best loved singers, Frank Sinatra. It seems particularly fitting that Davi should take… Read more

INTERVIEW: The Clothesline Chats with Robert Davi

The name Robert Davi is synonymous with his bigscreen tough guy roles from License To Kill, Predator 2 and Die Hard, and he has also appeared on television shows including Criminal Minds, Profiler and Stargate: Atlantis. But, unbeknown to many, Davi has a talent for crooning jazz; a love of music which began at a… Read more

REVIEW: Sinatra Clone or Bona Fide Vocalist

Robert Davi hit little ol’ Adelaide last night with his show Davi Sings Sinatra: On the Road to Romance. The Singer Davi’s licence to sing the Chairman’s songs is twofold: 1) like Sinatra, he is an Italian; 2) he was a personal friend of Frank’s. When at high school Davi showed great potential with his voice…. Read more

RADIO INTERVIEW: Robert Davi sings Frank Sinatra… and does Arnie!

Robert Davi has a lot in common with Frank Sinatra. Both come from Italian American backgrounds, both played tough guys on screen and both are great singers. They met in 1977 on the set of Robert Davi’s first film “Contract on Cherry Street”. But it wasn’t until years after Frank Sinatra’s death that Robert Davi… Read more

INTERVIEW: A Most Unusual Suspect for the Adelaide Cabaret Festival

The theme of this year’s Adelaide Cabaret Festival is “Not Your Usual Suspects” and when I questioned Robert Davi on what is uniquely different about Davi Sings Sinatra: On the Road to Romance he told me when you consider his background he’ll have no trouble fitting the festival’s theme. Then he explained what he meant, by listing… Read more

VIDEO: Robert Davi featured on Today Tonight

With his steely eyes and distinctive looks he’s made his reputation playing a Hollywood hard man… but these days Robert Davi likes to show his softer side. Original video - http://www.todaytonightadelaide.com.au/stories/robert-davi