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Al Mancini
Born Alfred Benito Mancini
(1932-11-13)November 13, 1932
Steubenville, Ohio, U.S.
Died November 12, 2007(2007-11-12) (aged 74)
London, Ohio, U.S.
Occupation American film/stage/television actor, writer
Years active 1959–2005
Spouse(s) Carlyn Clayton (1973-19??; divorced)
Denny Dayviss (1965-19??; divorced)

Alfred Benito "Al" Mancini (November 13, 1932 – November 12, 2007) was an American stage, television and film actor, born in Steubenville, Ohio. He was a 1950 graduate of London High School in London, Ohio.

In 1960, he appeared in Ted Flicker's improvisational group The Premise Off-Broadway, and transferred with the show to the Comedy Theatre in London's West End. From there, he graduated to writing and performing for the British satire show That Was the Week That Was (popularly known as TW3) on BBC television, for producer Ned Sherrin and David Frost. Staying in London for several years, his foremost film role was as Tassos Bravos in Robert Aldrich's The Dirty Dozen (1967), and he later reunited with one of his co-stars Ben Carruthers in the 1968 film To Grab the Ring. Also in 1967 he appeared as the Announcer in The Prisoner episode 'The General'. In 1970, he appeared as Lieutenant Andy Conroy in the UFO episodes "The Cat with Ten Lives" and "Mindbender". In 1974, on British television, he played Captain Harry Nugent in the second series of BBC's Colditz.[citation needed]

He returned to the United States in the mid-1970s, appearing in several films including Miller's Crossing (1990), Loose Cannons (1990), The Public Eye (1992) and Falling Down (1993). His last role, in 2005, was on an episode of Joan of Arcadia. He taught acting for over 30 years at the Beverly Hills Playhouse, and wrote for television.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Mancini was married and divorced twice, and he died of Alzheimer's disease on the day before his 75th birthday in London, Ohio.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hayward, Anthony (December 22, 2007). "Al Mancini: Actor in 'The Dirty Dozen'". The Independent. Retrieved March 25, 2008. 

External links[edit]



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Arriva l'Amiternina al Mancini. Giallorossi in salute dopo la vittoria nello scontro diretto col Giulianova che ha permesso agli scoppitani di salire in zona play out. Match d'alta classifica quello di Campobasso dove i lupi molisani ospiteranno il San ...

New York Times (blog)

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Tue, 26 Jun 2012 08:53:38 -0700

Al Mancini is a conspicuous character in a city full of them — Las Vegas, where he is a restaurant critic and journalist. From graduating from Brooklyn Law School, to tending bar at CBGB's Pizza in the East Village, to writing reviews of strip clubs ...

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CBS Local

CBS Local
Fri, 11 Sep 2015 10:10:02 -0700

Chef Kerry Simon and food critic Al Mancini during Kerry Simon's Inaugural culinary memorabilia case dedication at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on July 17, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Denise Truscello/WireImage). 2. (Las Vegas, NV) – Chef Kerry ...
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