Mrs. Piatti / Mrs. Piatte
Lucia / Momma
Madame Palmer, The Fortune Teller
Mama Rosa Novelli / Mrs. Novelli
Madame Kapati / Grocer's Wife
... Madam Delacort
Woman Shoplifter / Mary Maxwell
Maria Rossi / Rosalie Michelson / Esmerelda Lopez
Mama Bedoya / Mrs. Escobar
Mrs. Conti / Ruth Agurski
77 Sunset Strip
Rosa Pucci / The Mother Leader / Mrs. Elster / ...
Mrs. Romaldi / Gio's Wife / Mrs. Zagano / ...
The Roaring 20's
Mrs. Andreades / Mrs. Novotny / Mrs. Fiore
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
Spain's Mother / Mrs. Sciaretti
In 1973, she co-starred in an unsold sitcom pilot for NBC called "Patsy". Pat Cooper
starred as the manager of a small Italian restaurant who must deal with his oddball relatives.
Did You Know?
Fluent in Italian, Penny Santon was often relied on to play traditional Italian-American wives and mothers in films and on television. She played Laverne DeFazio's grandmother on two episodes of "Laverne & Shirley" (both in 1978) and Captain Frank Furillo's mother on two episodes of "Hill Street Blues" (1985, 1986). Santon appeared onstage as well, perhaps most notably in the original Broadway ...