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Anthony Franciosa

Anthony Franciosa (born Anthony George Papaleo; October 25, 1928 – January 19, 2006) was an American actor. Franciosa began his career on stage and made a breakthrough after portraying a brother of the drug addict in the play A Hatful of Rain, which earned him a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play. He reprised his role in its subsequent film adaptation, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor. Description above from the Wikipedia article Anthony Franciosa,  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 25, 1928 In New York City, New York, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Studio One 1948-11-07
Latest Project:
Movie The Ghost of Peter Sellers 2018-09-13
Known For
Poster of Barbra Streisand: The Movie Album
Poster of City Hall
Poster of The Virginian
Poster of What's My Line?
Movie The Ghost of Peter Sellers Himself (Archive) 2018-09-13
Movie Facing the Past Himself 2005-05-10
Movie Rita Self 2003-09-09
Movie Barbra Streisand: The Movie Album Archival Footage 2003-10-14
Movie Anthony Quinn - A Lust for Life Self 1998-07-01
Movie City Hall Paul Zapatti 1996-02-16
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Movie Double Threat Crocker Scott 1993-01-08
Movie Backstreet Dreams Angelo 1990-09-29
Movie Ghost Writer Vincent Carbone 1989-12-07
Movie Fashion Crimes Commissioner Rizzo 1989-01-01
Movie Zombie Death House Vic Moretti 1988-01-01
Movie Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia Wife Lou Di Luca 1987-01-18
Series Jake and the Fatman Unknown 1987-09-26
Movie Stagecoach Henry Gatewood 1986-05-18
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Series The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1985-09-29
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1985-09-27
Series Finder of Lost Loves Unknown 1984-09-22
Series Masquerade Unknown 1983-12-15
Movie Julie Darling Harold Wilding 1983-03-01
Movie Death Wish II Herman Baldwin 1982-02-20
Movie Kiss My Grits Charlie Karkas 1982-06-18
Movie Tenebre Peter Neal 1982-10-28
Series Hotel Unknown 1982-08-21
Movie Aiutami a sognare Unknown 1981-03-26
Movie Side Show Unknown 1981-06-04
Movie The Cricket Annibale Meneghetti, detto Ulisse 1980-04-18
Series Tales of the Unexpected Arnold Bourdon 1979-03-24
Movie The World Is Full of Married Men David Cooper 1979-05-11
Movie Firepower the doctor Charles FĂ©lix 1979-04-27
Series Wheels Smokey Stevenson 1978-05-07
Movie Curse of the Black Widow Mark Higbie 1977-09-16
Movie Matt Helm Matt Helm 1975-05-07
Series Matt Helm Unknown 1975-09-20
Movie The Drowning Pool Broussard 1975-07-01
Movie Ghost in the Noonday Sun Pierre Rodriguez 1974-01-01
Movie The Catcher Joe Cade 1972-06-02
Series Search Nick Bianco 1972-09-13
Movie Across 110th Street Nick D'Salvio 1972-12-19
Movie Web of the Spider Alan Foster 1971-08-26
Movie The Deadly Hunt Ryan 1971-10-01
Movie Earth II Frank Karger 1971-11-28
Movie The Enemy Before Us Jeff Dillon (as Tony Franciosa) 1970-10-16
Movie The Sweet Ride Collie Ransom 1968-06-12
Movie A Man Called Gannon Gannon 1968-03-08
Movie In Enemy Country Charles 1968-07-05
Series The Name of the Game Jeff Dillon 1968-09-20
Movie Fathom Peter Merriwether 1967-08-25
Movie A Man Could Get Killed Steve / Antonio 1966-03-25
Movie Assault on a Queen Vic Rossiter 1966-06-15
Movie The Swinger Ric Colby 1966-11-13
Movie Fame Is the Name of the Game Jeff Dillon 1966-11-26
Series Valentine's Day Unknown 1964-09-18
Movie The Pleasure Seekers Emilio Lacayo 1964-12-25
Movie Rio Conchos Juan Luis Rodriguez 1964-10-28
Series The Greatest Show on Earth Unknown 1963-09-17
Series Arrest and Trial Unknown 1963-09-15
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown 1963-10-04
Movie Careless Unknown 1962-03-08
Series The Virginian Unknown 1962-09-19
Movie Period of Adjustment Ralph Bates 1962-10-31
Movie Go Naked in the World Nick Stratton 1961-03-10
Series The Dick Powell Show Unknown 1961-09-26
Series The DuPont Show of the Week Unknown 1961-09-17
Movie Career Sam Lawson 1959-10-08
Movie The Story on Page One Victor Santini 1959-12-01
Movie The Long, Hot Summer Jody Varner 1958-04-03
Movie The Naked Maja Francisco Jose de Goya 1958-12-20
Series Naked City Unknown 1958-09-30
Movie A Face in the Crowd Joey DePalma 1957-05-29
Movie This Could Be the Night Tony Armotti 1957-05-14
Movie Wild Is the Wind Bene 1957-12-11
Movie A Hatful of Rain Polo Pope 1957-07-17
Series The Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Series What's My Line? Self - Mystery Guest 1950-02-02
Series Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07