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Val Bisoglio, ‘The Sopranos’ and ‘Saturday Night Fever’ Actor, Dies at 95

“He was my darling man,” said his widow. “He was very special.”. Bisoglio got his start on the stage, starring in productions like “A View From the Bridge” and “Wait Until Dark.” He got his big break in the 1977 hit film Saturday Night Fever, where he played Tony Manero’s (John Travolta) abusive father Frank.
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Popular character actor Val Bisoglio passed away October 18, 2021, at the age of 95 at his beloved mountain home near Los Olivos, CA. Born Italo Valentino Bisoglio on May 7, 1926, in New York City, he was proud of his Piemontese roots. His parents, Mario Bisoglio and Virginia Gallina Bisoglio, immigrated to the United States in 1920-21 from towns near Monferrato, Alessandria, Italy.
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Val Bisoglio, 'Sopranos' and 'Saturday Night Fever' actor, dies at 95

Val Bisoglio, the actor best known for his character roles in television and film for more than five decades, died last week, his wife said. He was 95. Bisoglio died at his home near Los Olivos, California, Bonnie Bisoglio said in a statement Monday. A cause of death was not immediately clear.
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Val Bisoglio, 'The Sopranos' and 'Saturday Night Fever' Actor, Dead at 95

Val Bisoglio, a prolific character actor from the 1960s to the 1980s, died on Oct. 18. He was 95. Bisoglio began his career in 1956 and continued acting regularly until the mid-1980s. His final on-screen appearances came in three episodes of The Sopranos Season 4 as Murf in 2002. Bisoglio...
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Val Bisoglio

Popular character actor Val Bisoglio passed away October 18, 2021, at the age of 95 at his beloved mountain home near Los Olivos, CA. Born Italo Valentino Bisoglio on May 7, 1926, in New York City, he was proud of his Piemontese roots. His parents, Mario Bisoglio and Virginia Gallina Bisoglio, immigrated to the United States in 1920-21 from towns near Monferrato, Alessandria, Italy.

Val Bisoglio, Actor in ‘Saturday Night Fever’ and ‘M*A*S*H’, Dies at 95

Val Bisoglio, a character actor whose credits across film, television and theater date back more than 50 years, died on Oct. 18. He was 95. Bisoglio died in his mountain home near Los Olivos, Calif. His death was confirmed to Variety by his wife Bonnie Bisoglio. Born Italo Valentino Bisoglio on May 7, 1926 in New York City, Bisoglio was raised by parents who had immigrated from towns near Monferrato, Alessandria, Italy. He began acting under the tutelage of Jeff Corey and appeared on the New York stage in productions such as “Kiss Mama,” “A View from the Bridge” and “Wait Until Dark,”...

Val Bisoglio death: Saturday Night Fever and Sopranos actor dies, aged 95

Saturday Night Fever actor Val Bisoglio has died, aged 95.The news was announced by his wife of 25 years, Bonnie, via Variety. He died on 15 October at his home near Los Olivos, California.Bisoglio played the role of John Travolta’s father in the hit 1977 film following a man who spends his weekends drinking and dancing in a discothèque.His extensive list of credits also included the TV shows MASH, in which he played Sgt Sal Pernelli and Quincy ME.He also appeared in HBO series The Sopranos, playing the role of Murphy “Murf” Lupo, an elderly soldier and former capo...