Ron Karabatsos


Ronald Christ Karabatsos (April 22, 1933 – April 17, 2012) was an American veteran character actor whose career spanned from the early 1980s to the early 2000s.

Ron Karabatsos
Born
Ronald Christ Karabatsos

(1933-04-22)April 22, 1933
Elizabeth, New Jersey, U.S.
DiedApril 17, 2012(2012-04-17) (aged 78)
OccupationActor
Years active1981-2004
Spouse(s)Janell, ?-2012, his death
Children2, son Ronald, Jr. (deceased)
Dawnne (daughter)
1 grandchild, and 2 great-grandchildren

Karabatsos starred in the 1982 made-for-TV-movie Hear No Evil as Lt. Lew Healy.[1][2][3]

Filmography


Year Title Role Notes
1981Prince of the CityDave DeBennedeto
1983FlashdanceJake Mawby
1984The Cotton ClubMike Best
1987Cold SteelFishman
1987Blood Vows: The Story of a Mafia WifeAldo
1989Wedding BandBruno Kavoles
1990My Blue HeavenRitchie
1990Hollywood HeartbreakL.R. Sharkey
1991Rich GirlRocco
199129th StreetPhilly the Nap
1991Where Sleeping Dogs LieStan Reeb
1993We're Back! A Dinosaur's StoryVoice
1995Get ShortyMomo
1996Baby Face NelsonBig Frankie
2000The CrewFat Pauly
2004Surviving ChristmasDeli Man(final film role)

References


Citations

  1. Terrace 1985, p. 188.
  2. "Hear No Evil". Turner Classic Movies. United States: Turner Broadcasting System. Retrieved March 13, 2018.
  3. Terrace 2011, p. 445.

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