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Tony Azito (1948–1995)

Tony Azito was born on July 18, 1948 in New York City, New York, USA as Antonio Zito. He was an actor, known for Moonstruck (1987), The Pirates of Penzance (1983) and The Addams Family (1991). He died on May 26, 1995 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »
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Known For

Moonstruck
Moonstruck Conti
(1987)
The Pirates of Penzance
(1983)
The Addams Family
The Addams Family Digit Addams
(1991)
Apple Pie
Apple Pie Jacques (the Ace) Blinbaum
(1976)

Filmography

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 1993 Necronomicon: Book of Dead
Librarian (wraparound)
 1991 The Addams Family
Digit Addams
 1989 Bloodhounds of Broadway
Waiter
 1988 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Miguel Manolo
- Mirror Image (1988) ... Miguel Manolo
 1988 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Jameson
- Last Call (1988) ... Jameson
 1987 Moonstruck
Conti
 1985 Private Resort
Reeves
 1984 Chattanooga Choo Choo
Lucky Pierre
 1983 The Pirates of Penzance
Sergeant
 1980 The Pirates of Penzance (TV Movie)
The Sergeant
 1980 Stardust Memories
Fan in Lobby
 1980 Night of the Juggler
Peep Show Cashier
 1980 Union City
Alphonse Florescu
 1976 Apple Pie
Jacques (the Ace) Blinbaum
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 1976 Apple Pie (performer: "Nobody But Yourself To Blame", "How You Gonna Keep 'Em Down On The Farm")
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 1981 The 35th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Nominee
 1977 The 31st Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Performer

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Tall, skinny, and rubber-limbed, he had a rare gift for physical comedy and appeared frequently in the New York theatre, often in cutting edge Off- and Off-Off-Broadway productions. Joseph Papp, head of the New York Shakespeare Festival was an admirer of his talents and cast him in several productions -- most notably, the hit ... See more »

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Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Personal Quote:

When I started out, I thought I was going to be a Shakespearean actor...Then I decided I was too weird-looking, too tall and thin - I'm 6 foot 3. But that's helped me as a dancer. I've known a lot of dancers who were ten times better than me, but who were short. Turns out the market wants 'em tall and thin, so I got jobs and they didn't.

Trivia:

In his memoir, "Final Dress" (1983), John Houseman ruefully remembers the time he discovered that Azito had had his Juilliard student I.D. photo taken while in full drag... See more »

Trademark:

Double-jointed, marionette-style movement

Star Sign:

Cancer

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