Telly Savalas

Telly Savalas

  • Born on
    • January 21st, 1922
  • Died on
    • January 22nd, 1994
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Aristotelis "Telly" Savalas (Greek: Αριστοτέλης "Τέλι" Σαββάλας; January 21, 1922 – January 22, 1994) was an American film and television actor and singer, whose career spanned four decades. Best known for playing the title role in the 1970s crime drama Kojak, Savalas was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Birdman of Alcatraz (1962). His other movie credits include The Young Savages (1961), The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965), Battle of the Bulge (1965), The Dirty Dozen (1967), The Scalphunters (1968), supervillain Ernst Stavro Blofeld in the James Bond film On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), Kelly's Heroes (1970), Pretty Maids All in a Row (1971), Inside Out (1975) and Escape to Athena (1979). Description above from the Wikipedia article Telly Savalas, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (37 Credits)

1988The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission as Maj. Wright
1987The Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission as Maj. Wright
1987Faceless as Terry Hallen
1984Cannonball Run II as Hymie Kaplan
1979Escape to Athena as ZenoWatch Free
1979Beyond the Poseidon Adventure as Captain Stefan Svevo
1979The Muppet Movie as El Sleazo Tough
1977Capricorn One as Albain
1976Killer Force as Webb
1975The House of Exorcism as Leandro
1973Lisa and the Devil as Leandro
1973Kojak as Theo Kojak
1972Pancho Villa as Pancho Villa
1972A Reason to Live, a Reason to Die as Major Ward
1972Horror Express as Captain Kazan
1971A Town Called Hell as Don Carlos
1971Pretty Maids All in a Row as Captain Sam Surcher
1970Kelly's Heroes as Master Sergeant "Big Joe"
1970Violent City as Al Weber
1969On Her Majesty's Secret Service as Ernst Stavro Blofeld
1969The Assassination Bureau as Lord Bostwick
1969Mackenna's Gold as Sergeant Tibbs
1968The Scalphunters as Jim Howie
1968Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell as Walter Braddock
1967The Karate Killers as Count De Fanzini
1967The Dirty Dozen as Archer Maggott
1966Beau Geste as Sgt. Maj. Dagineau
1965The Slender Thread as Dr. Joe Coburn
1965Genghis Khan as Shan
1965Battle of the Bulge as Sgt. Guffy
1965The Greatest Story Ever Told as Pontius Pilate
1965John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! as Macmuid
1963Love Is a Ball as Dr. Christian Gump (Millie's uncle)
1963Johnny Cool as Vincenzo 'Vince' Santangelo
1962Birdman of Alcatraz as Feto Gomez
1962Cape Fear as Private Detective Charles Sievers
1961The Young Savages as Detective Lt. GundersonWatch Free

Himself (1 Credits)

2011Paul Williams Still Alive as Himself (archive footage)


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