- 21 January 1922
- Garden City, Long Island, New York, USA
Son of Greek immigrants. Soldier during World War II. Studied psychology. Worked as journalist for ABC News. The bald-headed actor played character roles, often as sadistic or psychotic types. He became a TV favorite in the 1970s when his role as Det. Theo Kojak in the TV movie Kojak: The Marcus-Nelson Murders (1973) was expanded into the gritty Kojak (1973) TV series, lasting from 1973-78.
|Movie Name||Release Date|
|Τζέιμς Μποντ, πράκτωρ 007: Στην υπηρεσία της αυτής μεγαλειότητος – On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)||December 19, 1969|