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Billy Varga (1919–2013)

Billy Varga was born on January 10, 1919 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as William Joe Varga. He is known for his work on Raging Bull (1980), Oklahoma Crude (1973) and Twenty Plus Two (1961). He was married to Rosabelle. He died on January 11, 2013 in Burbank, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1991 Alligator II: The Mutation
Announcer (as Count Billy Varga)
 1989 Hard Time on Planet Earth (TV Series)
Referee #1
- The Hot Dog Man (1989) ... Referee #1 (as Count Billy Varga)
 1987 Matlock (TV Series)
Referee / Czar Vladmir
- The Annihilator (1987) ... Referee / Czar Vladmir (as Count Billy Varga)
 1986 Stewardess School
Fight Manager
 1986 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
- Tag Team (1986) ... Referee
 1986 Bad Guys
Referee (as Count Billy Varga)
 1985 Grunt! The Wrestling Movie
Coach Rocko (as Count Billy Varga)
 1980 Raging Bull
Ring announcer - Third Robinson Fight (as Count Billy Varga)
 1977 Mad Bull (TV Movie)
Referee (as Count Billy Varga)
 1976 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Security Guard
- The Adventure of the Tyrant of Tin Pan Alley (1976) ... Security Guard
 1975 The Big Rip-Off (TV Movie)
 1973 Oklahoma Crude
 1965 Burke's Law (TV Series)
The Count
- Who Killed the Strangler? (1965) ... The Count (uncredited)
 1964 The Munsters (TV Series)
Strangler Murphy
- Herman the Great (1964) ... Strangler Murphy (as Count Billy Varga)
 1962 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
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- The Story of Jack Referees Wrestling Match (1962) ... Count Billy Varga (as Count Billy Varga)
 1962 Convicts 4
 1961 Twenty Plus Two
 1960 Shotgun Slade (TV Series)
- The Smell of Money (1960) ... Snag
 1955 Abbott and Costello Meet the Keystone Kops
Tough Guy outside Theatre (uncredited)
 1953 Miss Sadie Thompson
Marine (uncredited)
 1953 The Abbott and Costello Show (TV Series)
Big Guy
- Private Eye (1953) ... Big Guy
- The Paperhangers (1953) ... Big Guy
 1949 Bodyhold
Marvelous Milton
 1949 Alias the Champ
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