Val Bisoglio

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Val Biosoglio
Born (1926-05-07) May 7, 1926 (age 88)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Character actor
Years active 1956-2002

Val Bisoglio (born May 7, 1926 in New York City, New York) is an American character actor primarily known for his work on television. He is probably best known for his recurring role as restaurateur Danny Tovo in the popular series Quincy, M.E. (1976-83). Bisoglio performed in numerous TV series in the 1970s including M*A*S*H,, All in the Family, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Roll Out, Kojak, Baretta and The Rockford Files. He also appeared as Murf Lupo in The Sopranos. Bisoglio is also known for his role as Frank Manero Sr., the volatile father of Tony Manero (John Travolta) in the blockbuster 1977 film Saturday Night Fever.