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Eddie Mekka Poster

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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 14 June 1952Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Birth NameEdward Rudolph Mekjian
Height 5' 3" (1.6 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Eddie was active in the Worcester County Light Opera in the early '70s. He led the youth program in 1971. He was an enthusiastic dancer and a good teacher.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Laurie D. T. Mann <lmann@telerama.lm.com>

Spouse (2)

Yvonne Marie Grace (8 February 1994 - present) (1 child)
DeLee Lively (28 May 1983 - 1992) (divorced)

Trivia (7)

Starred as Vince Fontaine in a production of the musical Grease
The first time he appeared on Laverne & Shirley (1976), he danced across the screen.
Armenian-American
Still performs a song and dance nightclub act in Las Vegas.
Was nominated for Broadway's 1975 Tony Award as Best Actor (Musical) for "The Lieutenant."
He is currently starring in a new production of the Broadway comedy "It Had To Be You" with his Laverne & Shirley (1976) co-star, Cindy Williams. [October 2008]
Has been appearing in a Long Island production of "A Fiddler on the Roof" to great success. [July 2010]

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