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Robert Modica (1931–2015)

Robert Xavier Modica graduated from Adelphi College (now University) in 1957, a speech major. A popular student at Adelphi, he was co-president of his class of 1957 and active in sports; remembered as a football, soccer and lacrosse star. He was also a highly regarded performer in the theater and member of Gold Mask at the the Garden City, NY ... See full bio »

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 2014 Ink & Steel
Grandfather (voice)
 2009 Shrinks (TV Series)
Dr. Gray
 2007/I Shrinks (Short)
Dr. Gray
 2000 Fast Food Fast Women
 1998 Witness to the Mob (TV Movie)
Albert Krieger
 1990 Men of Respect
Carmelo Rossi
 1985-1989 The Equalizer (TV Series)
The Sorcerer / Terrance Booth / Dawson
- Lullaby of Darkness (1989) ... The Sorcerer (as Robert X. Modica)
- First Light (1987) ... Terrance Booth (as Robert X. Modica)
- Back Home (1985) ... Dawson (as Robert X. Modica)
 1988 The Fortunate Pilgrim (TV Mini-Series)
DiLucca (as Robert X. Modica)
 1975 Kojak (TV Series)
- Acts of Desperate Men (1975) ... Handleman (as Robert X. Modica)
 1970 Love Story
Dr. Addison
 1969 The Rain People
Vinny Ravenna
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 2014 Atrocitas (Short) (very special thanks)
 2014 Before We Lose (Short) (very special thanks)
 2014 One Second Changes Everything (Short) (very special thanks)
 2014 The Promise of Living (Short) (very special thanks)
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 2010 Lost Bohemia (Documentary)
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Bob Modica served with the US Marines in a rifle company during the Korean war. There, he received the following recognition:

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