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Lou Albano (1933–2009)

Lou Albano was born on July 29, 1933 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Louis Vincent Albano. He was an actor, known for Wise Guys (1986), Stay Tuned (1992) and Body Slam (1986). He was married to Geraldine Albano. He died on October 14, 2009 in Westchester County, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Wise Guys
Wise Guys Frank 'The Fixer' Acavano
(1986)
Stay Tuned
Stay Tuned Ring Announcer
(1992)
Body Slam
Body Slam Capt. Lou Murano
(1986)
WWF Championship Wrestling
WWF Championship Wrestling Captain Lou Albano / Himself
(1976-1986)

Filmography

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 2010 Hot Ice, No-one Is Safe
Frankie the Hat
 2003 The Undertaker's Dozen
Lou Costanza
 1999 Heroes of Wrestling (TV Movie)
'Captain' Lou Albano
 1992 Ghostwriter (TV Series)
Cabbie
 1992 Stay Tuned
Ring Announcer
 1992 Complex World
Boris Lee (as Captain Lou Albano)
 1987 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Henchman #1
- By Hooker by Crook (1987) ... Henchman #1 (as Capt. Lou Albano)
 1986 Wise Guys
Frank 'The Fixer' Acavano (as Captain Lou Albano)
 1986 227 (TV Series)
Gus
- We the People (1986) ... Gus
 1986 Best of the WWF Volume 6 (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1986 Best of the WWF Volume 7 (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1986 Best of the WWF Volume 8 (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1986 Tag Team Champions (Video)
Lou Albano
 1986 The British Bulldogs (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1986 The Life and Times of Captain Lou Albano (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1986 The WWF's Grand Slams (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1986 Villains of the Squared Circle (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1986 WWF's Explosive TNT Show (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1986 WWF Grudge Matches (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1985 The War to Settle the Score (TV Movie)
Capt. Lou Albano
 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 1 (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 2 (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 3 (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 4 (Video)
Capt. Lou Albano
 1985 Biggest, Smallest, Strangest, Strongest! (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1985 The WWF's Amazing Managers (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1985 The WWF's Most Unusual Matches (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1985 Wrestling's Bloopers, Bleeps and Bodyslams! (Video)
Captain Lou Albano
 1984 Cyndi Lauper: Time After Time (Video short)
Cook
 1984 Prime Cuts (Video short)
 1980 Below the Belt
Wrestler (uncredited)
 1963 Jackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series)
Sandpaper Sam Staccato
- Episode #1.16 (1963) ... Sandpaper Sam Staccato (uncredited)
 1952 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
The Indian Marauder - Wrestler (Reggie Sketch)
- The Turkey (1952) ... The Indian Marauder - Wrestler (Reggie Sketch) (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (31 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (16 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in Cyndi Lauper video "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" See more »

Alternate Names:

Capt. Lou Albano | Captain Lou Albano

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

It's not how big you are, it's how you perform in the ring. See more »

Trivia:

Managed Ivan Koloff to the WWWF title in 1971. See more »

Trademark:

Goatee See more »

Nickname:

Captain Lou See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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