TV commercial for Biancosarti drink.
1 Portrayal |
2 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
Telly Aristoteles Savalas | Telli Savales | Telly Savales
5' 11" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
[When reflected the times he had with his father]: Our happiest times were at the bottom of the ladder. One day he dragged us out of private schools, and the next day we started peddling cakes out of the back of a truck.
Was originally slated to play Luke in Cool Hand Luke
(1967), but the producers were unable to wait for him to complete his boat trip from Europe to the U.S. (Telly had a severe fear of flying). Therefore, Paul Newman
played the role instead.
Several of his characters have a Greek personality.