Val Bisoglio

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Val Bisoglio
Born (1926-05-07) May 7, 1926 (age 89)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Occupation Character actor
Years active 1956-2002

Val Bisoglio (born May 7, 1926) is an American character actor primarily known for his work on television.

Bisoglio was born in New York City, New York. 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 McCloud, M*A*S*H, All in the Family, Barney Miller, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Roll Out, Kojak, Baretta and The Rockford Files. He also appeared as Murf Lupo in The Sopranos. His best known film role is that of Frank Manero, Sr., the volatile father of Tony Manero (John Travolta) in the 1977 film Saturday Night Fever. His other film credits include roles in No Way to Treat a Lady (1968), The Brotherhood (1968), The Don Is Dead (1973), Linda Lovelace for President (1975), The Hindenburg (1975), St. Ives (1976) and The Frisco Kid (1979).

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