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Joe Grifasi Biography

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Jun 14, 1944
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001

Stage actor Joe Grifasi was 33 when he made his inaugural movie appearance during the lengthy opening wedding sequence in 1978's [[Feature~V13060~The Deer Hunter~thedeerhunter]] as the bandleader. The actor has since been seen in such films as [[Feature~V46914~Still of the Night~stillofthenight]] (1982) and [[Feature~V39085~Presumed Innocent~presumedinnocent]] (1990), appearing in the latter as Tommy Molto. In 1990, Joe Grifasi was cast in the regular role of TV-station public relations man Tony Pro on the brief TV series WIOU. A graduate of the Yale School of Drama, Grifasi first gained professional experience on the New York stage. In addition to his acting credits, Grifasi frequently appears in television commercials. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi