Tony Giorgio in the Godfather?????

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Postby Guest » 07/19/07 11:37 AM

Was watching The Godfather today and I noticed in the credits a man by the name of Tony Giorgio. I am wondering if that is the same Tony Giorgio of Magicana fame?

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Postby Guest » 07/19/07 11:52 AM

Sure it is.
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Postby Richard Kaufman » 07/19/07 12:09 PM

Yes, and we did a cover story on Giorgio that showed stills from many of the movies he was in. He's quite a famous character actor.
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Postby Guest » 07/19/07 12:52 PM

Now that is way cool.
I looked him up on the IMDB and saw a huge list of acting credits, but only one mention of any magic so I wasn't sure.
Thanks for the info.

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Postby Guest » 07/19/07 09:35 PM

Around The Magic Castle, it used to be a joke, that no one wanted to be near a bar with him, seeing how Luca Brasi, ended sleeping with the fishes.

He was credited doing some dice switching, in an episode of "Mission Impossible".
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Postby Guest » 07/19/07 09:55 PM

he was in The Magic Apple a few weeks ago...what an amazing guy! THe stories he told and the peple he knows/knew...amazing!
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Postby Guest » 07/25/07 11:27 PM

Can anyone confirm that Mr. Giorgio is currently in a commercial for Sour Skittles candy? He plays a dairy farmer who is hooked up to a milking machine while eating skittles. A guy comes in the barn to complain that the skittles are making the milk taste sour. Funny/weird, yet Tony is still looking good, even with a milker strapped to his chest. :D I was surprised to see him, but I'd be more surprised to find out it wasn't him.
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