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Abe Vigoda

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Abraham Charles "Abe" Vigoda (born February 24, 1921) is an American movie and television actor. Vigoda is well known for his portrayal of Sal Tessio in The Godfather, and for his portrayal of Detective Sgt. Phil Fish on the sitcom television series Barney Miller from 1975–1977 and on its spinoff show Fish that aired from February 1977 to June 1978 on ABC. Vigoda was still also appearing on Barney Miller at the same time as he was on Fish during the 1976–1977 TV season; at the start of the 1977–1978 season, his character retired from the police force and left Barney Miller to focus full time on the spinoff. He made regular appearances as himself (usually in skits relating to his "advanced age") on the television show Late Night with Conan O'Brien, including a cameo on that show's final episode. Description above from the Wikipedia article Abe Vigoda, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Feb 24, 1921 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
57
First Appeared:
In the series Westinghouse Studio One 1948-11-07
Latest Project:
Series The Norm Show 1999-03-24
Known For
Poster of Padre de familia
Poster of Weird Science
Poster of Plain Clothes
Poster of B. J. and the Bear
Filmography
Series The Norm Show Unknown 1999-03-24
Series Padre de familia Unknown 1999-01-31
Movie Como caído del cielo Arty 1999-02-26
Movie A Brooklyn State of Mind Uncle Guy 1998-01-01
Movie Witness To The Mob Paul Castellano 1998-05-10
Movie Good Burger Otis 1997-07-25
Movie El amor es lo único que existe Rudy 1996-05-10
Movie Underworld Will Cassady 1996-06-01
Movie ¿Y dónde está el jurado? Judge Powell 1995-04-12
Movie Sugar Hill Gus Molino 1994-02-25
Series Weird Science Unknown 1994-03-05
Movie Un muchacho llamado Norte Alaskan Grandpa 1994-07-22
Series Tocados por un ángel Unknown 1994-09-21
Movie Fist of Honor Victor Malucci 1993-05-19
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Batman: La máscara del fantasma Salvatore 'Sal the Wheezer' Valestra 1993-12-25
Series Diagnosis: Murder Unknown 1993-10-29
Series Lucky Luke Unknown 1992-03-20
Series Mad About You Unknown 1992-09-23
Movie Joe contra el volcan Chief of the Waponis 1990-03-09
Movie El retorno de Keaton Louis Keaton 1990-03-09
Series Wings Unknown 1990-04-19
Series The Black Stallion Unknown 1990-09-15
Series La ley y el orden Unknown 1990-10-30
Series B.L. Stryker Unknown 1989-02-13
Movie Prancer Orel Benton 1989-11-17
Movie Mira quien habla Grandpa 1989-10-13
Movie Plain Clothes Mr. Wiseman 1988-01-01
Series Monsters Unknown 1988-10-01
Series Superboy Unknown 1988-10-08
Movie Los locos de Cannonball 2 Caesar 1984-06-29
Series Se ha escrito un crimen Unknown 1984-09-30
Series B. J. and the Bear Unknown 1979-02-10
Series The Littlest Hobo Unknown 1979-10-11
Movie Death Car on the Freeway Mr. Frisch 1979-09-24
Series Vega$ Unknown 1978-04-25
Movie El detective barato Sergeant Rizzuto 1978-06-23
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
Series Fish 1977-02-05
Series Eight Is Enough Unknown 1977-03-15
Series The Bionic Woman Unknown 1976-01-14
Series The Captain and Tennille Unknown 1976-09-20
Series Barney Miller Unknown 1975-01-23
Movie El Padrino. Parte II Tessio 1974-12-20
Movie Newman's Law John Dellanzia 1974-08-21
Movie The Devil's Daughter Alikhine 1973-01-09
Movie El Don ha muerto Don Talusso 1973-11-14
Series Kojak Unknown 1973-10-24
Movie El Padrino Salvatore "Sally" Tessio 1972-03-14
Series The Rookies Unknown 1972-09-11
Series Cannon Unknown 1971-09-14
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Series Mannix Unknown 1967-09-16
Series Dark Shadows Unknown 1966-06-27
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Suspense Unknown 1949-01-06
Series Westinghouse Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07