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Vito Scotti appeared in four
episodes of The Rifleman ―
1 & 2 as Alphonso,
he was the leader of the bandits ―
The Sixteenth Cousin as
Soto the honorable servant of Hikaru Yamanaka.....Imperial
Lord.....fifth warrior of the Samurai.....sixteenth cousin in
the family of his Imperial Highness..... Emperor Japan) ―
Which Way'd They Go? as Marcello Chabini the owner of the
bank in Paradise.
Didn't he do just great in Waste? He sure
convinced me he would have enjoyed killing any of them. Except for
Mark. These Mexican bandits sure liked Mark, remember Vaqueros?
Along with Lon Chaney he was know as a man with a thousand faces.
He was seen playing everything from a Mexican bandit, to a
Russian doctor, to a Japanese sailor.
Vito started out with a solo nightclub act, and was known as both a
suave magician and a fine mime. He was the most frequent visitor to
Gilligan's Island. He appeared in four episodes as the WWII Japanese
sailor and as Dr. Balinkoff. He was to be scheduled to portray a
pirate in the 4th season (before the show was canceled).
In addition to
his accomplishments as an actor, he was highly regarded as a
chef. Vito loved cooking, especially the recipes of his
beloved mother and grandmother. Two generations of
Hollywood's top names always left his dinner parties raving
about the food and wine.
He was the voice of Peppo the Italian cat in
I know you have seen Vito over and over again! You name - he's done
Vito Scotti was born in San Francisco, California on January 26, 1918
Birth Name: Vito Giusto Scotti
He died June 5, 1996 in Woodland Hills, California of lung cancer.
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