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Felix Silla

Felix Silla was born on January 11, 1937 in a small village outside Rome, Italy. Silla trained as a circus performer, came to the United States in 1955, and toured with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Show. His multiple talents -- as a bareback rider, trapeze artist and tumbler -- brought him to Hollywood where he became a stuntman, ... See full bio »
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 1996 The Legend of Galgameth
Little Galgy
 1992 Batman Returns
Emperor Penguin
 1990 Married with Children (TV Series)
- Married... with Aliens (1990) ... Alien
 1987 Spaceballs
 1986 House
Little Critter
 1986 Star Trek (TV Series)
- The Cage (1986) ... Talosian (uncredited)
 1985 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series)
The Visitor
- Strange Visitor to Hazzard (1985) ... The Visitor
 1984 Ragewar
Desert Bandit (segment "Desert Pursuit") (as Felix Cilla)
 1983 The Sting II
Ringside man taking bets (uncredited)
 1981 Under the Rainbow
Hotel Rainbow Guest
 1979-1981 Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (TV Series)
Twiki / Odee-x
- The Dorian Secret (1981) ... Twiki
- Shgoratchx! (1981) ... Twiki
- The Satyr (1981) ... Twiki
 1979 The Brood
 1978-1979 Battlestar Galactica (TV Series)
- War of the Gods: Part 1 (1979) ... Lucifer (uncredited)
- The Living Legend: Part 2 (1978) ... Lucifer (uncredited)
- The Living Legend: Part 1 (1978) ... Lucifer (uncredited)
- The Young Lords (1978) ... Lucifer (uncredited)
- Gun on Ice Planet Zero: Part 2 (1978) ... Lucifer (uncredited)
 1978 The Manitou
 1977 The Kentucky Fried Movie
Crazed Clown (segment "Catholic High School Girls in Trouble")
 1977 Demon Seed
 1977 Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (TV Series)
- Episode #2.125 (1977) ... Chuck (credit only)
- Episode #2.122 (1977) ... Chuck (uncredited)
- Episode #2.121 (1977) ... Chuck (uncredited)
- Episode #2.120 (1977) ... Chuck
- Episode #2.119 (1977) ... Chuck (uncredited)
 1977 Black Samurai
 1976 Mastermind
 1975 The Black Bird
 1974 Lincoln (TV Mini-Series)
General Tom Thumb
- Mrs. Lincoln's Husband (1974) ... General Tom Thumb (uncredited)
 1973 Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (TV Movie)
 1973 The Addams Family Fun House (TV Movie)
Cousin Itt
 1973 Sssssss
Sam Lee, the Seal Boy
 1973 Little Cigars
 1971 Night Gallery (TV Series)
Baby New Year (segment "The Diary")
- The Diary/A Matter of Semantics/Big Surprise/Professor Peabody's Last Lecture (1971) ... Baby New Year (segment "The Diary") (uncredited)
 1967-1971 Bewitched (TV Series)
Troll / Goblin
- Samantha and the Troll (1971) ... Troll
- A Safe and Sane Halloween (1967) ... Goblin
 1971 Lidsville (TV Series)
Colonel Poom
- Turn in Your Turban, You're Through (1971) ... Colonel Poom
- The Old Hat Home (1971) ... Colonel Poom
- The Great Brain Robbery (1971) ... Colonel Poom
- Oh, Brother (1971) ... Colonel Poom
- Mommy Hoodoo (1971) ... Colonel Poom
 1969 Justine
Child Prostitute (uncredited)
 1968 Planet of the Apes
Child Gorilla (uncredited)
 1967 Point Blank
Bellhop (uncredited)
 1967 She Freak
 1967 The Monkees (TV Series)
Willy the Midget
- Monkees at the Circus (1967) ... Willy the Midget
 1966 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Circus performer
- The Romany Lie Affair (1966) ... Circus performer
 1965 Petticoat Junction (TV Series)
Baron Munchin
- There's No Business with Show Business (1965) ... Baron Munchin
 1963 Bonanza (TV Series)
- Hoss and the Leprechauns (1963) ... Sean
 1963 Grindl (TV Series)
- 'Twas the Week Before Christmas (1963) ... Flaged
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When he arrived in the United States at age 16, he spoke not a word of English and had no formal acting experience, but credits joining the Ringling Bros. circus with teaching him both language and performance skills, working first in the sideshow and then becoming skilled as both a clown and a bareback rider. See more »

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