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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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 2010 Hot Ice, No-one Is Safe
Frankie the Hat
 2003 The Undertaker's Dozen
Lou Costanza
 1992 Ghostwriter (TV Series)
 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)
- We the People (1986) ... Gus
 1984 Cyndi Lauper: Time After Time (Video short)
 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)
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Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in Cyndi Lauper video "Time After Time" See more »

Alternate Names:

'Captain' Lou Albano | Capt. Lou Albano | Captain Lou Albano


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Personal Quote:

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


Brother of Big Daddy Spatts who sold his pizza restaurant to producer/performer Anthony Begonia's grandparents. See more »


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