Trivia:Pint-sized comedy actor, the son of an Italian father and an Irish mother. Trained for acting at the Central School for Speech and Drama. Because of his looks was often typecast as Italians. Came to prominence on television as the inept, leather-coated Gestapo officer Engelbert von Smallhausen in 'Allo 'Allo!.
Died:(age 83) in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, England, UK