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Manuel Padilla Jr. (1955–2008)


Manuel Padilla Jr. was born on July 13, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Manuel A. Padilla Jr. He was an actor, known for American Graffiti (1973), Scarface (1983) and Tarzan (1966). He died on January 29, 2008 in Pomona, California. See full bio »

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Known For

American Graffiti
(1973)
Scarface
Scarface Kid #2
(1983)
Tarzan
Tarzan Jai
(1966-1968)

Filmography

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 1983 Scarface
Kid #2
 1981 Alice (TV Series)
Man #2
- Guinness on Tap (1981) ... Man #2
 1979 More American Graffiti
Carlos (as Manuel Padilla)
 1979 The White Shadow (TV Series)
Aztec
- That Old Gang of Mine (1979) ... Aztec (as Manuel Padillo Jr.)
 1978 Cotton Candy (TV Movie)
Julio Sanchez
 1976-1977 Police Story (TV Series)
Armando / Fuentes
- The Malflores (1977) ... Armando
- Spanish Class (1976) ... Fuentes (as Manuel Padilla)
 1974 Happy Days (TV Series)
Squirt
- Knock Around the Block (1974) ... Squirt
 1973 American Graffiti
Carlos
 1968-1971 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Manuel / Sancho / Indian Boy / ...
- Trafton (1971) ... Manuel
- The Pack Rat (1970) ... Sancho
- The Innocent (1969) ... Indian Boy
- Zavala (1968) ... Paco Avila
 1971 Bonanza (TV Series)
Pedro
- The Prisoners (1971) ... Pedro
 1971 The Boy and the Turtle (TV Movie)
Luis
 1970 The Immortal (TV Series)
Luis
- The Legacy (1970) ... Luis (as Manuel Padilla)
 1970 The Great White Hope
Paco
 1970 A Man Called Horse
Leaping Buck
 1969-1970 Lancer (TV Series)
Running Fox / Indian Boy #2
- Lamp in the Wilderness (1970) ... Running Fox (as Manuel Padilla)
- The Man Without a Gun (1969) ... Indian Boy #2
 1970 Cutter's Trail (TV Movie)
Paco Avila
 1969 Then Came Bronson (TV Series)
Mike Wade
- Against a Blank Cold Wall (1969) ... Mike Wade
 1969 The Flying Nun (TV Series)
Marcello / Michael
- A Ticket for Bertrille (1969) ... Marcello (as Manuel Padilla)
- Marcello's Idol (1969) ... Marcello (as Manuel Padilla)
- The Big Game (1969) ... Marcello (as Manuel Padilla)
- Sister Socko in San Tanco (1969) ... Michael (as Manuel Padilla)
 1968 The Outcasts (TV Series)
Mexican Boy
- The Understanding (1968) ... Mexican Boy (as Manuel Padilla)
 1966-1968 Tarzan (TV Series)
Jai
- Alex the Great (1968) ... Jai
- Trina (1968) ... Jai
- Rendezvous for Revenge (1968) ... Jai
 1965 Slattery's People (TV Series)
Dwight Ignacio
- How Impregnable Is a Magic Tower? (1965) ... Dwight Ignacio
 1965 Black Spurs
Manuel Reese (as Manuel Padilla)
 1965 Rawhide (TV Series)
Pepe
- El Hombre Bravo (1965) ... Pepe (as Manuel Padilla)
 1965 Sylvia
Pancho (uncredited)
 1964 Robin and the 7 Hoods
Orphan Boy (uncredited)
 1964 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Juan Ortega
- Tomorrow Is a Fickle Girl (1964) ... Juan Ortega (as Manuel Padilla)
 1963 4 for Texas
Boy with Pea Shooter (uncredited)
 1963 The Littlest Hobo (TV Series)
Chico
- Chico (1963) ... Chico (as Manuel Padilla)
 1963 Dime with a Halo
Rafael
 1963 Sam Benedict (TV Series)
Joey Cairo
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Manuel Padilla | Manuel Padillo Jr.

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Before his death, he had one grandson who has survived him. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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