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Paul Porcasi (1879–1946)

Paul Porcasi was born on January 1, 1879 in Palermo, Sicily, Italy. He was an actor, known for Morocco (1930), Broadway (1929) and Red-Haired Alibi (1932). He died on August 8, 1946 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Morocco Lo Tinto
Broadway Nick Verdis


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 1945 I'll Remember April
 1944 Nothing But Trouble
Italian Restaurateur (uncredited)
 1944 An American Romance
Professor Giovanni Cantaloni (uncredited)
 1944 Swing Hostess
 1944 Hail the Conquering Hero
Cafe Owner (uncredited)
 1944 Hot Rhythm
Mr. Peroni
 1943 The Unknown Guest
Town Barber (uncredited)
 1943 Melody Parade
 1943 Hi Diddle Diddle
 1943 Background to Danger
Customs Official with Joe (uncredited)
 1942 Quiet Please: Murder
Rebescu (uncredited)
 1942 Star Spangled Rhythm
Benito Mussolini - 'Sweater, Sarong & Peekaboo Bang' Number (uncredited)
 1942 Casablanca
Native Introducing Ferrari (uncredited)
 1941 Road to Happiness
Pietro Pacelli
 1941 It Started with Eve
Armand - the Chef (uncredited)
 1941 Doctors Don't Tell
 1941 Rags to Riches
Professor Del Rio
 1941 Two in a Taxi
 1941 Road to Zanzibar
Turk at Slave Market (uncredited)
 1941 The Trial of Mary Dugan
Ship's Captain (uncredited)
 1940 Moon Over Burma
 1940 The Border Legion
 1940 Argentine Nights
Papa Viejos
 1940 Brother Orchid
Warehouse Manager (uncredited)
 1940 Torrid Zone
 1940 I Was an Adventuress
 1940 Dr. Kildare's Strange Case
Antonio 'Tony', the Hospital Chef
 1939 Everything Happens at Night
 1939 Lady of the Tropics
 1939 Juarez
Councilman in Meeting with Maximilian (uncredited)
 1938 Topper Takes a Trip
Casino Owner (uncredited)
 1938 Vacation from Love
French Judge
 1938 Bulldog Drummond in Africa
Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1938 I'll Give a Million
Cafe Proprietor (uncredited)
 1938 Crime School
Nick Papadopolos
 1937 Big Town Girl
Nightclub Manager (uncredited)
 1937 The Bride Wore Red
 1937 Madame X
Hotel Gran Via Proprietor (uncredited)
 1937 The Emperor's Candlesticks
 1937 That I May Live
Mr. Scaffa (uncredited)
 1937 Café Metropole
Police Official
 1937 Maytime
 1937 Seventh Heaven
 1936 Two in a Crowd
Polito, the Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1936 Crash Donovan
Cafe Owner
 1936 Down to the Sea
 1936 Trouble for Two
Cafe Proprietor (uncredited)
 1936 Mr. Deeds Goes to Town
Italian Opera Board Member (uncredited)
 1936 The Leathernecks Have Landed
Enrico 'Rico' Venetzi
 1936 The Lady Consents
Joe - Restaurant Proprietor (uncredited)
 1936 Muss 'em Up
Luigi Turseniani - Head of the Mob
 1936 Rose-Marie
Emil - the Chef (uncredited)
 1935 I Dream Too Much
Uncle Tito
 1935 Coronado
Waiter (uncredited)
 1935 Stars Over Broadway
Luigi (uncredited)
 1935 The Payoff
 1935 Hi, Gaucho!
General Ortegas
 1935 Waterfront Lady
Tony Spadaloni
 1935 Broadway Gondolier
Señor Fuzzi (uncredited)
 1935 Charlie Chan in Egypt
Insp. Fouad Soueida
 1935 Under the Pampas Moon
 1935 Go Into Your Dance
Show MC (uncredited)
 1935 Baby Face Harrington
Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1935 The Florentine Dagger
 1935 A Night at the Ritz
 1935 Rumba
 1935 Enter Madame!
 1934 Million Dollar Baby
Marvelo No. 1
 1934 Imitation of Life
Jackson's Restaurant Manager (uncredited)
 1934 The Gay Divorcee
French Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1934 Wake Up and Dream
 1934 British Agent
Count Romano
 1934 Chained
Mr. Piazza, Hotel Manager (uncredited)
 1934 La Cucaracha (Short)
Señor Martinez
 1934 His Greatest Gamble
Innkeeper (uncredited)
 1934 The Great Flirtation
Herr Direktor
 1934 Tarzan and His Mate
Monsieur Feronde (uncredited)
 1934 Riptide
House Detective (uncredited)
 1934 Looking for Trouble
Cabaret Manager
 1934 Coming Out Party
 1934 The Cat and the Fiddle
Cafe Proprietor (uncredited)
 1933 Flying Down to Rio
The Mayor
 1933 By Candlelight
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1933 Roman Scandals
Chef (uncredited)
 1933 Havana Widows
Fernando--Headwaiter (uncredited)
 1933 Big Time or Bust
 1933 Saturday's Millions
 1933 Footlight Parade
 1933 I Loved a Woman
Apopoulis - Hotel Proprietor in Greece (uncredited)
 1933 The Devil's Mate
 1933 He Couldn't Take It
 1933 No Marriage Ties
Angelo, Saloon Proprietor (uncredited)
 1933 The Devil's in Love
Bartender (uncredited)
 1933 When Strangers Marry
 1933 Reunion in Vienna
Chef (uncredited)
 1933 Hell Below
Italian Admiral (uncredited)
 1933 Terror Aboard
Luigi - the Chef
 1933 Caliente Love (Short)
Mexican Señorita's Husband
 1933 King Kong
Apple Vendor (uncredited)
 1933 Grand Slam
Nick (uncredited)
 1933 The Secret of Madame Blanche
French Doctor (uncredited)
 1932 Cynara
Joseph, Maitre D'
 1932 A Farewell to Arms
Harry - Innkeeper (uncredited)
 1932 The Death Kiss
Ellsmith (uncredited)
 1932 Under-Cover Man
Sam Dorse
 1932 Men Are Such Fools
Klepak (as Paul Porcassi)
 1932 The Kid from Spain
Gonzales (as Paul Porcassi)
 1932 Red-Haired Alibi
 1932 A Parisian Romance
 1932 The Painted Woman
Nick Machado
 1932 Devil and the Deep
 1932 New Morals for Old
Concierge (uncredited)
 1932 While Paris Sleeps
 1932 Stowaway
 1932 The Man Who Played God
French Concert Manager (uncredited)
 1932 A Woman Commands
Cafe Proprietor (uncredited)
 1932 The Passionate Plumber
Paul Le Maire
 1932 The Woman from Monte Carlo
Undetermined Supporting Role (scenes deleted)
 1931 Under Eighteen
 1931 Jenny Lind
 1931 Bought!
 1931 El pasado acusa
Tony Pagano
 1931 Children of Dreams (uncredited)
 1931 Smart Money
Alexander Amenoppopolus
 1931 Party Husband
Henri Renard
 1931 Svengali
 1931 The Good Bad Girl
Tony Pagano
 1931 Doctors' Wives
Dr. Calucci
 1931 Gentleman's Fate
Papa Mario Giovanni
 1931 Luigi La Volpe
John Ruskin (as Paolo Porcasi)
 1930 The Criminal Code
Tony Spelvin (as Paul Porcassi)
 1930 Derelict
 1930 Morocco
Lo Tinto
 1930 A Lady's Morals
 1930 Born Reckless
Pa Beretti
 1930 The Three Sisters
 1930 Such Men Are Dangerous
Monsieur Durand (uncredited)
 1930 Murder on the Roof
Joe Carozzo
 1929 Broadway
Nick Verdis
 1926 Say It Again
Count Tanza
 1925 Cobra
Cafe Proprietor (uncredited)
 1923 Daniel Boone (Short)
De Quindre
 1920 Way Down East
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1918 I'll Fix It (Short) (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1917 The Fall of the Romanoffs (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Blind Youth. Musical comedy. Written by Willard Mack and Lou Tellegen. Directed by Lou Tellegen. Theatre Republic (moved to The 39th Street Theatre from 24 Dec 1918- close): 3 Dec 1917- Feb 1918 (closing date unknown/96 performances). Cast: Grace Carlyle, Marie Chambers, William Courtleigh, Merceita Esmonde, Jennie Eustace, ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Paolo Porcasi | Paul Porcassi


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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