Mimmo Palmara (1928–2016)

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Mimmo Palmara was born on July 25, 1928 in Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy as Domenico Palmara. He is known for his work on The Ten Gladiators (1963), Hercules (1958) and Tharus, Son of Attila (1962). He died on June 10, 2016 in Rome, Italy. See full bio »


(age 87) in Rome, Italy

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Known For

The Ten Gladiators Tigelinus
Hercules Iphitus, Son of Pelias


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 1999 Jesus
 1991 28° minuto (Video)
Police commissioner
 1987 Sicilian Connection
Dr. De Majo
 1980 L'eredità della Priora (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.7 (1980) ... Tortorella
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... Tortorella
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... Tortorella
 1978 Convoy Busters
 1976 Holiday Hookers
 1975 That Malicious Age
 1975 Violent Rome
De Julis
 1974 Dr. med. Mark Wedmann - Detektiv inbegriffen (TV Series)
- Therapie für Prominente (1974) ... Sanchez
 1974 Catene
 1974 The Arena
Rufinius (as Dick Palmer)
 1973 La porta sul buio (TV Series)
The Neighbor
- Il vicino di casa (1973) ... The Neighbor
 1972 Panhandle 38
Sheriff Jones
 1971 He Was Called the Holy Ghost
Indian Sheriff (as Dick Palmer)
 1971 Gunman of One Hundred Crosses
Luis / Louis / Frank Damon (as Dick Palmer)
 1970 Le tigri di Mompracem
Man Saved from Crocodiles (as Dick Palmer)
 1970 The Devil's Backbone
Apache Chief Mangus Durango
 1970 The Crook
 1970 The Rangers
Captain Cabot
 1969 Franco, Ciccio e il pirata Barbanera
Il Pirata Flint
 1969 Isabella, Duchess of the Devils
Baron Eric von Nutter
 1969 Indovina chi viene a merenda?
Comandante Tiger
 1968 Time and Place for Killing
Manuel Trianas (as Dick Palmer)
 1968 Black Jack
Indian Joe
 1968 Il figlio di Aquila Nera
Alexej Andrejevich (as Dick Palmer)
 1968 Trusting Is Good... Shooting Is Better
Frank Richards (as Dick Palmer)
 1968 Execution
Clips (as Dick Palmer)
 1968 Odissea (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1968) ... Achille
- Episode #1.3 (1968) ... Achille (uncredited)
 1968 Mister Zehn Prozent - Miezen und Moneten
Maurice (as Dick Palmer)
 1968 I Live for Your Death
Sheriff Max Freeman (as Dick Palmer)
 1968 Una forca per un bastardo
Sheriff Allan Phillip (as Dick Palmer)
 1968 Vengeance Is My Forgiveness
Jack Owen
 1967 The Stranger
 1967 Poker with Pistols
Master (as Dick Palmer)
 1967 Argoman the Fantastic Superman
Kurt, Main Henchman of Jenabel (as Dick Palmer)
 1966 Two Sons of Ringo
 1966 For One Thousand Dollars Per Day
Steve Benson (as Dick Palmer)
 1965 Left Handed Johnny West
Jonny West (as Dick Palmer)
 1965 Serenade für zwei Spione
Cormoran (as Dick Palmer)
 1965 Kindar the Invulnerable
 1964 Three Swords for Rome
 1964 The Three Avengers
False Ursus
 1964 I pirati della Malesia
 1964 Bullets Don't Argue
Santero (as Dick Palmer)
 1964 The Two Gladiators
 1964 Hercules Against Rome
Lucio Traiano
 1964 Temple of the White Elephant
Parvati Sandok
 1963 The Ten Gladiators
Tigelinus (as Dick Palmer)
 1963 Goliath and the Rebel Slave
 1963 Le verdi bandiere di Allah
Hibrahim / Jaspar
 1962 Sodom and Gomorrah
 1962 Appuntamento in Riviera
De Marchi
 1962 Tharus, Son of Attila
 1961 The Trojan Horse
 1961 Hercules and the Captive Women
Astor - il Gran Visir
 1961 Goliath Against the Giants (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1960 Gastone
 1959 The Last Days of Pompeii
Gallinus, a Praetorian Guard
 1959 Sign of the Gladiator
 1959 Hercules Unchained
 1958 Hercules
Iphitus, Son of Pelias
 1957 Marisa
Sailor (uncredited)
 1957 Serenata a Maria
Beppe Franchini, the truckdriver
 1957 Le Notti Bianche
L'uomo che gioca a carte con la prostituta (uncredited)
 1956 Roland the Mighty
 1956 War and Peace
French Officer (uncredited)
 1956 L'alfiere (TV Mini Series)
Il capoposto
- Episode #1.2 (1956) ... Il capoposto
 1955 Forbidden
 1954 Attila
 1954 Senso
Un soldato (uncredited)
 1953 Empty Eyes
Marcella's Fiancé (uncredited)
 1953 Spartacus the Gladiator
Gladiator (uncredited)
 1952 The Queen of Sheba
Ally of Sheba
 1952 Inganno
Un uomo in canottiera
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Alternate Names:

Dick Palmer


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During the 1960s, many Italian, and other European actors, would select an Anglicized pseudonym for use in the credits of their films, especially in the sword and sandal and the spaghetti western genres. During this period, Domenico "Mimmo" Palmera would be listed in the credits as "Dick Palmer.". See more »

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