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Michael Constantine (born May 22, 1927) is an American actor.
He is probably now best known for his portrayal of Gus Portokalos, the Windex bottle-toting Greek father of Toula Portokalos (Nia Vardalos), in the 2002 surprise hit film My Big Fat Greek Wedding.
Prior to that, he was well-known for his extensive TV work, especially as the long-suffering high school principal Seymour Kaufman on Room 222 for which he won an Emmy Award as Best Supporting Actor in 1970. He played a night court magistrate, Matthew J. Sirota, on the brief 1976 sitcom Sirota's Court.
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|2002||My Big Fat Greek Wedding … Gus Portokalos|
|1996||The Juror … Judge Weitzel|
|1996||Thinner … Tadzu Lempke|
|1993||My Life … Bill Ivanovich|
|1989||Prancer … Mr. Stewart / Santa|
|1979||The North Avenue Irregulars … Marv|
|1978||Teheran Incident …|
|1976||Peeper … Anglich|
|1969||The Reivers … Mr. Binford|
|1969||Justine … Memlik Pasha|
|1969||If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium … Jack Harmon|
|1968||Skidoo … Leech|
|1965||Quick Before It Melts … Mikhail Drozhensky|
|1963||Island of Love … Andy|
|1961||The Hustler … Big John|
|1959||The Last Mile … Ed Werner|