Biography

Vincent Andrew Schiavelli was an American character actor and food writer noted for his work on stage, screen, and television, often described as "the man with the sad eyes." He was notable for his numerous supporting roles. Schiavelli was also well known for his height, standing 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m). He often attributed his unique facial appearance and great height to Marfan syndrome.

Vincent Andrew Schiavelli was an American character actor and food writer noted for his work on stage, screen, and television, often described as "the man with the sad eyes." He was notable for his numerous supporting roles. Schiavelli was also well known for his height, standing 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m). He often attributed his unique facial appearance and great height to Marfan syndrome.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 95

Birthday 1948-11-11

Day of Death 2005-12-26

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Vince Schiavelli

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2009 Oliviero Rising as Albino
2006 Golden Door as Don Luigi
2005 Once Upon a Time in Polizzi as Himself
2005 Miracolo a Palermo! as Federico II
2003 The Undesirables as Frank Frigenti
2003 Baggage as Thomas Horelick (Blind Man)
2003 Ferrari (2 episodes) as Mr. Wilbur Paradise as Mr. Paradise
2002 The Making of 'Amadeus' as Himself - Salieri's Valet
2002 Solino as Regisseur Baldi
2002 Hey Arnold! The Movie as Mr. Bailey
2002 Death to Smoochy as Buggy Ding Dong
2001 Snow White: The Fairest of Them All as Wednesday
2000 The Pooch and the Pauper as Willy Wishbow
2000 American Virgin as Cab Driver
1999 Man on the Moon as Maynard Smith
1999 The Prince and the Surfer as Baumgarten
1999 Inferno as Mr. Singh
1999 Heat Vision and Jack
1998 Milo as Dr. Matthew Jeeder M.D.
1998 Rusty: A Dog's Tale as Carney Boss
1998 Casper Meets Wendy as Vincent
1998 Kurt & Courtney as Himself
1997 Completely Cuckoo as Himself
1997 Tomorrow Never Dies as Dr. Kaufman
1997 Dharma & Greg (1 episode)
1997 Perversions of Science (1 episode)
1997 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1 episode)
1996 The People vs. Larry Flynt as Chester
1996 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1 episode) as The Pastor
1996 Back to Back as Leonardo
1995 Two Much as Sommelier
1995 Lord of Illusions as Vinovich
1995 A Little Princess as Mr. Barrow
1995 Escape to Witch Mountain as Waldo Fudd
1995 3 Ninjas Knuckle Up as The Mayor
1994 The Whipping Boy as Cutwater
1994 Lurking Fear as Knaggs
1993 The X-Files (1 episode)
1992 Highlander: The Series (1 episode) as Leo Atkins
1992 Miracle Beach as Mystic
1992 Melrose Place (1 episode)
1992 Batman Returns as Organ Grinder
1990 Shades of L.A. (1 episode)
1990 Ghost as Subway Ghost
1989 Valmont as Jean
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode)
1989 Cold Feet as Vet
1988 Dorf and the First Games of Mount Olympus as Leonard
1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation (1 episode) as The Peddler
1987 Bride of Boogedy as Lazarus
1987 Dorf On Golf as Leonard
1987 The Bronx Zoo (1 episode)
1986 Fast Times (7 episodes) as Mr. Hector Vargas
1986 Matlock (1 episode)
1985 Better Off Dead... as Mr. Kerber
1985 MacGyver (1 episode)
1985 Moonlighting (1 episode)
1985 Otherworld (1 episode) as Pango
1984 Johnny Dangerously
1984 The Ratings Game as Skip
1984 Miami Vice (1 episode)
1984 Amadeus as Salieri's Valet
1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension as John O'Connor
1984 Pinocchio as The Priest
1984 Night Court (1 episode)
1982 Remington Steele (1 episode)
1982 Faerie Tale Theatre (1 episode) as Priest
1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High as Mr. Vargas
1982 Night Shift as Carl
1982 Cagney & Lacey (2 episodes)
1981 The Fall Guy (1 episode)
1981 Chu Chu and the Philly Flash as B.J.
1981 Comedy of Horrors as Gregory
1981 American Pop as Theatre Owner (voice)
1981 Foul Play (1 episode)
1980 Seed of Innocence as Leo
1980 The Gong Show Movie as Mario Romani
1980 The Return as Prospector
1980 White Mama as Medic
1979 Knots Landing (1 episode)
1979 Hart to Hart (1 episode)
1979 The Frisco Kid as Brother Bruno
1978 WKRP in Cincinnati (1 episode) as Don Pesola #1
1978 An Unmarried Woman as Man at Party
1977 Another Man, Another Chance as Train Traveler
1976 Charlie's Angels (1 episode)
1976 The Selling of Vince D'Angelo as Vince's Right Hand Man
1976 Angels as Tex
1976 Next Stop, Greenwich Village as Rent Party Guest (uncredited)
1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as Fredrickson
1975 Starsky & Hutch (1 episode)
1975 The Happy Hooker as Music Guru
1972 The Corner Bar (16 episodes)
1971 Taking Off as Schiavelli

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