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Telly Savalas

​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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Born:
Jan 21, 1922 In Garden City, Long Island, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
64
First Appeared:
In the movie Mad Dog Coll 1961-05-12
Latest Project:
Movie Backfire! 1995-01-20
Known For

Telly Savalas Movies Filmography

Movie
Backfire!
Most Evil Man 1995-01-20
Movie
Mind Twister
Richard Howland 1994-03-16
Movie
Kojak: Ariana
1989-11-02
Movie
The Hollywood Detective
Harry Bell 1989-10-25
Movie
The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission
Maj. Wright 1988-02-14
Movie
The Equalizer - The Movie: Blood & Wine
Brother Joseph Heiden 1987-09-23
Movie
Faceless
Terry Hallen 1987-09-01
Movie
The Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission
Maj. Wright 1987-03-01
Movie
Kojak: The Price of Justice
Inspector Theo Kojak 1987-02-21
Movie
The Flintstones' 25th Anniversary Celebration
1986-05-20
Movie
Kojak: The Belarus File
Lieutenant Theo Kojak 1985-02-16
Movie
The Cartier Affair
Phil Drexler 1984-11-03
Movie
Cannonball Run II
Hymie Kaplan 1984-06-29
Movie
Silent Rebellion
Pete 1982-05-04
Movie
Hellinger's Law
Nick Hellinger 1981-03-10
Movie
The Border
Frank Cooper 1980-08-06
Movie
Escape to Athena
Zeno 1979-06-06
Movie
The Muppet Movie
El Sleazo Tough 1979-05-31
Movie
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure
Captain Stefan Svevo 1979-05-18
Movie
Capricorn One
Albain 1977-12-10
Movie
Joys
1976-03-05
Movie
Killer Force
Webb 1976-01-14
Movie
Inside Out
Harry Morgan 1975-10-19
Movie
The House of Exorcism
Leandro 1975-04-02
Series
Kojak
Theo Kojak 1973-10-24
Movie
She Cried Murder
Inspector Joe Brody 1973-09-25
Movie
Lisa and the Devil
Leandro 1973-05-08
Movie
The Marcus-Nelson Murders
Lt. Theo Kojak 1973-03-08
Movie
Redneck
Memphis 1973-02-02
Movie
Crime Boss
Don Vincenzo 1972-08-08
Movie
Sonny and Jed
Sheriff Franciscus 1972-08-11
Movie
Horror Express
Captain Kazan 1972-09-30
Movie
The Killer Is on the Phone
Ranko Drasovic 1972-10-06
Movie
A Reason to Live, a Reason to Die
Major Ward 1972-12-27
Movie
A Town Called Hell
Don Carlos 1971-10-27
Movie
Clay Pigeon
Redford 1971-08-01
Movie
Pretty Maids All in a Row
Captain Sam Surcher 1971-04-28
Movie
Vendetta
Pancho Villa 1971-01-01
Movie
Violent City
Al Weber 1970-09-17
Movie
Kelly's Heroes
Master Sergeant "Big Joe" 1970-06-22
Movie
On Her Majesty's Secret Service
Ernst Stavro Blofeld 1969-12-12
Movie
Land Raiders
Vince Carden 1969-07-27
Movie
Mackenna's Gold
Sergeant Tibbs 1969-03-18
Movie
The Assassination Bureau
Lord Bostwick 1969-03-09
Movie
Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell
Walter Braddock 1968-12-16
Movie
The Scalphunters
Jim Howie 1968-02-29
Movie
Sol Madrid
Emil Dietrich 1968-02-07
Movie
The Dirty Dozen
Archer Maggott 1967-06-15
Movie
The Karate Killers
Count De Fanzini 1967-04-07
Movie
Beau Geste
Sgt. Maj. Dagineau 1966-09-07
Movie
Battle of the Bulge
Sgt. Guffy 1965-12-16
Movie
The Slender Thread
Dr. Joe Coburn 1965-12-15
Movie
Genghis Khan
Shan 1965-04-15
Movie
John Goldfarb, Please Come Home!
Macmuid 1965-03-24
Movie
The Greatest Story Ever Told
Pontius Pilate 1965-02-15
Movie
The New Interns
Dr. Dominic Riccio 1964-06-01
Movie
Johnny Cool
Vincenzo 'Vince' Santangelo 1963-10-02
Movie
Love Is a Ball
Dr. Christian Gump (Millie's uncle) 1963-04-24
Movie
The Man from the Diners' Club
Mr. Martindale 1963-04-17
Movie
The Interns
Dr. Dominic Riccio 1962-08-08
Movie
Birdman of Alcatraz
Feto Gomez 1962-07-04
Movie
Cape Fear
Private Detective Charles Sievers 1962-04-12
Movie
The Young Savages
Detective Lt. Gunderson 1961-05-24
Movie
Mad Dog Coll
Lt. Dawson 1961-05-12