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Louis Guss

Louis Guss
Born (1918-01-04)January 4, 1918
New York City, New York, USA
Died September 29, 2008(2008-09-29) (aged 90)
New York City, New York, USA
Occupation American actor
Years active 1954-2006

Louis Guss (born January 4, 1918 – died September 29, 2008) was an American character actor with a long line of screen credits, having appeared in hundreds of TV series, feature films and stage productions, specializing in blue-collar ethnic roles, over a five decade career. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Don Zaluchi in The Godfather, Raymond Capomaggi in Moonstruck and Joseph Magliocco in Crazy Joe (film).

His last role was in Sidney Lumet's Find Me Guilty in 2006.


Guss died at the age of 90 in 2008 from natural causes. He is survived by his wife and son.

External links

  • Internet Movie Database

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