8 wins & 10 nominations.
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Lt. Theo Kojak
Jon / Colonel Kapsalis
Steve Keller / Victor Leonetti / Dan Polichek
Charles Augustus Hackett
Balakirov aka Richard Goldtooth / Charlie Prince / Fakir George O'Shea
Gen. Hector Jesus Diaz
Private Detective Charles Sievers
Armstrong Circle Theatre
Dieter Wislieny / Dieter Wisliceny / Father Dominique Georges Henn Pire / ...
PSA TV spot for Boys & Girls Club
1 Portrayal |
2 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
Telly Aristoteles Savalas | Telli Savales | Telly Savales
5' 10¾" (1.8 m)
Did You Know?
[on being offered the role of Kojak
(1973)]: I'll do The Marcus-Nelson Murders
(1973), but I don't want to do a series. How can I do the one role? I mean, I have to verify my life. My life is a variety, I can't be stuck with one character. It won't sell.
Resided at the Sheraton-Universal Sheraton Hotel in Universal City, California, from 1973 until his death in 1994, becoming such a fixture at the hotel bar that it was renamed Telly's.
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