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Actor Palermo Dies In Car Crash

11 June 2009 1:00 AM, PDT | WENN | See recent WENN news »

Actor Johnny Palermo and his girlfriend have died after they were involved in a car accident.

Palermo, 27, and his partner Alessandra Giangrande, who was driving the vehicle, were pronounced dead at the scene following an early morning collision in North Hollywood on Monday.

Giangrande's brother survived the crash but was seriously injured.

It is unknown how the fatal crash occurred.

Palermo began his acting career in 2004, appearing on more than 30 TV shows, including Everybody Hates Chris, How I Met Your Mother, CSI: Miami and CSI: NY.

His last project, an indie film called Pizza With Bullets, is scheduled for release later this year. »

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Actor Johnny Palermo dies in car accident

10 June 2009 1:00 PM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News news »

Actor Johnny Palermo, who appeared in more than 30 television shows in his brief career, died June 8 in an early morning car accident in North Hollywood. He was 27.

His girlfriend, Alessandra Giangrande, who was driving at the time, was also killed, and her brother suffered serious injuries. Palermo and Giangrande were pronounced dead at the scene.

Palermo was a regular on the Nickelodeon series "Just for Kicks" and appeared in three episodes of the CW's "Everybody Hates Chris" as Frank Dipaolo, Chris' recurring, overgrown classmate.

Palermo also appeared in "Cold Case," "General Hospital," "CSI: Miami," "Rules of Engagement," "How I Met Your Mother" and "CSI: NY." This fall, the native of Rochester, N.Y., can be seen in the indie film "Pizza With Bullets." »

- By Mike Barnes

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