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Sal Mineo

Salvatore Mineo Jr. (January 10, 1939 – February 12, 1976) was an American actor, singer, and director. He is best known for his role as John "Plato" Crawford in the drama film Rebel Without a Cause (1955), which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Mineo also starred in films such as Crime in the Streets, Giant (both 1956), Exodus (1960), for which he won a Golden Globe and received second Academy Award nomination, The Longest Day (1962), and Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971). Description above from the Wikipedia article Sal Mineo, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jan 10, 1939 In The Bronx, New York, United States
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Ed Sullivan Show 1948-06-20
Latest Project:
Movie The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender 1997-11-01
Known For
Poster of Escape from the Planet of the Apes
Poster of The Longest Day
Poster of Rebel Without a Cause
Poster of Rock 'n' Roll Revue
Movie The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender Himself (archive footage) 1997-11-01
Movie Death Scenes 2 Self (archive footage) (uncredited) 1992-01-01
Movie Kenneth Anger's Hollywood Babylon (archive footage) 1991-01-01
Series Ellery Queen Unknown 1975-09-11
Movie James Dean: The First American Teenager Himself 1975-09-30
Movie James Dean Remembered Self 1974-01-01
Movie Sonic Boom Subject 1974-01-01
Series Harry O Unknown 1974-09-12
Series Police Story Unknown 1973-03-20
Series Griff President Gamal Zaki 1973-09-29
Movie Such Dust as Dreams Are Made On Walter Scheerer 1973-11-03
Movie Big John Morrison Stippy 1973-10-23
Series Tenafly Jerry Farmer 1973-10-10
Movie The Family Rico Nick Rico 1972-09-13
Movie In Search of America Nick 1971-03-23
Movie Escape from the Planet of the Apes Dr. Milo 1971-05-20
Series Columbo Rahmin Habib 1971-09-15
Movie The Challengers Angel de Angelo 1970-02-20
Series The Immortal Unknown 1970-09-24
Movie 80 Steps to Jonah Jerry Taggart 1969-12-01
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Movie Krakatoa, East of Java Leoncavallo Borghese 1968-12-26
Movie Stranger on the Run George Blaylock 1967-10-31
Movie LSD: Insight or Insanity? Narrator (voice) 1967-12-31
Movie The Dangerous Days Of Kiowa Jones Bobby Jack Wilkes 1966-12-25
Series Mission: Impossible Unknown 1966-09-17
Movie The Greatest Story Ever Told Uriah 1965-02-15
Movie Who Killed Teddy Bear? Lawrence Sherman 1965-09-01
Series Run for Your Life Unknown 1965-09-13
Series Shindig! Unknown 1964-09-16
Movie Cheyenne Autumn Red Shirt 1964-10-03
Series The Greatest Show on Earth Unknown 1963-09-17
Series The Patty Duke Show Unknown 1963-09-18
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1963-09-20
Series Kraft Suspense Theatre Unknown 1963-10-10
Movie Escape from Zahrain Ahmed 1962-05-23
Movie The Longest Day Pvt. Martini 1962-09-25
Series Combat! Unknown 1962-10-02
Series The Merv Griffin Show Self 1962-10-01
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Movie Exodus Dov Landau 1960-03-27
Series My Three Sons Unknown 1960-09-29
Movie The Gene Krupa Story Gene Krupa 1959-01-01
Movie A Private's Affair Luigi J. Maresi 1959-08-14
Series The Dick Clark Show Unknown 1958-02-15
Movie Cole Porter's Aladdin Aladdin 1958-02-21
Series Pursuit Richie Rogart 1958-10-22
Movie Tonka White Bull 1958-12-25
Movie Dino Dino Minetta 1957-07-21
Movie The Young Don't Cry Leslie Henderson 1957-07-26
Series American Bandstand Self 1957-08-05
Series DuPont Show of the Month Aladdin 1957-09-29
Series The Steve Allen Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Movie Crime in the Streets Angelo 'Baby' Gioia 1956-06-10
Movie Somebody Up There Likes Me Romolo 1956-07-04
Movie Rock, Pretty Baby Angelo Barrato 1956-12-01
Movie Giant Angel Obregón II 1956-11-24
Movie The Private War of Major Benson Cadet Col. Sylvester Dusik 1955-08-02
Movie Six Bridges to Cross Jerry as a boy 1955-01-19
Series Screen Director's Playhouse Charles Monet 1955-10-05
Movie James Dean Screen Tests (1954-55) Himself 1955-01-01
Movie Rock 'n' Roll Revue Sal Mineo 1955-10-07
Movie Rebel Without a Cause John 'Plato' Crawford 1955-10-29
Series The Alcoa Hour Tommy Angelo 1955-10-16
Series Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Series The Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Omnibus Unknown 1952-11-09
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Charles 1951-12-24
Series What's My Line? Self - Mystery Guest 1950-02-02
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20
Series Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07
Series The Philco Television Playhouse Unknown 1948-10-03