Channeling a line from “Donnie Brasco,” actor Al Pacino told the
owner of another luxury rental to “Forget about it.”
Representatives for the movie star reportedly scoped out a
duplex at 64 Bank Street, a prewar brownstone in the West Village, according to
The 3,000-square-foot unit has four bedrooms, two bathrooms and
three fireplaces. It’s listed at $29,000-a-month furnished or $28,500-a-month
unfurnished, according to StreetEasy.
Pacino, who is starring in David Mamet’s “China Doll” on
Broadway this fall, already passed on a penthouse at 640 Broadway in Noho, a building that has a private entrance at 172
The duplex at 64 Bank recently underwent a two-year renovation
by the owner, who never lived in the unit. There are also two apartments on the
first floor and one apartment each on the fourth and fifth floors. One of the
smaller units, a 1,200-square-foot three-bedroom, rented for $5,650 a month
last year, according to StreetEasy.
Town Residential’s Mark David Fromm and Claudia Saez-Fromm have
the listing at 64 Bank; neither was available for comment.