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Abe Vigoda's Daughter Upset About Oscars Snub

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl performed a cover of The Beatles' Blackbird to pay tribute to late industry figures like Alan Rickman, Christopher Lee, Omar Sharif, James Horner, and David Bowie, as their images...

Abe Vigoda Mourned At The Godfather-themed Funeral

The 94 year old, who played veteran gangster Salvatore Tessio in Francis Ford Coppola's 1972 classic, passed away in New Jersey last Tuesday (26Jan16), and his loved ones gathered in New York City...

'The Godfather' And 'Barney Miller' Actor Abe Vigoda Dies Aged 94

Abe Vigoda, the actor who played gangster Sal Tessio in the Godfather movies, has died at the age of 94. His daughter, Carol Vigoda Fuchs, confirmed her father’s death to the Associated Press on Tuesday...

Character Actor Abe Vigoda Dead

The character actor passed away in his sleep at his home in New Jersey on Tuesday morning (26Jan16), his daughter Carol Vigoda Fuchs tells The Associated Press. The Brooklyn, New York native...

Abe Vigoda And Meredith Vieira Dance To 'Don't Stop Believin'

Abe Vigoda, the American actor best known for playing 'Sal Tessio' in 'The Godfather', made an appearance at Meredith Vieira's final 'Today' show on Wednesday (8th May 2011). Abe Vigoda joined a 'flash-mob' of people...

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Ron Howard To Step In To Direct Han Solo Movie

Ron Howard To Step In To Direct Han Solo Movie

After the spin-off Han Solo movie was hit by the loss of its directors earlier this week, LucasFilm and Disney have acted quickly to fill the gap...

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