American Actor Abe Vigoda is No More [ Current Affairs ]


American actor Abe Vigoda is passed away in New Jersey, US at the age of 94 years. He was become well known in 1970s for roles in The Godfather and Barney Miller, a sitcom. The most popular role of him was the grumpy and deadpan Detective Sergeant Phil Fish in the Barney Miller police comedy series.

He was famously known ad Abe.

About Abe Vigoda:

  • He was born on 24th February 1921 as Abraham Charles Vigoda in Brooklyn, New York.
  • He had completed his education from the Theater School of Dramatic Arts at Carnegie Hall, New York.
  • He had worked in television episodes of Suspense and Studio One 1949.
  • He has debuted in cinema from inn Three Rooms in Manhattan in 1965.
  • He was become well-known after he has played as mobster Tessio in the Oscar-winning film The Godfather in 1972.
  • He was also popular for his role as cop Phil Fish in TV series Barney Miller after he was casted in 1974.

His notes films was:

  • Look Who’s Talking
  • Cannonball Run II
  • Joe Versus the Volcano
  • North

- Published on: January 27, 2016