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Umberto Raho

Actor

Born - 4 June 1922, Bari, Italy
Died - 9 January 2016

Tall, slim-faced Italian character star with slightly receding dark hair, frequently in mean-spirited or villainous roles, a familiar face often seen in international films, including some stylish horror thrillers, although few outside Italy could identify him by name. After a debut in Ghosts of the Sea (1948), Raho was seen in almost 200 further films, including Queen of the Nile (1960), Duel of Champions (1961), Seven Seas to Calais (1962), Danse Macabre/Castle of Blood (1962), Charge of the Black Lancers (1963), The Spectre (1963), Gidget Goes to Rome (1963), The Long Hair of Death (1964), The Visit (1964), That Man in Istanbul (1965), Darling... (1965), Lady L (1965), Wild, Wild Planet (1966), Top Secret (1967), Madigan's Millions (1967), The Bastard (1968), Stuntman (1968), Cat o' Nine Tails (1969), The Bird With the Crystal Plumage (1970), The Night Evelyn Rose from the Grave (1971), Summertime Killer (1972), Baron Blood (1972), Tropic of Cancer (1972), Lady Dynamite (1973), Bread and Chocolate (1974), Nick the Sting (1976), Hot Potato (1979), The Secret of Seagull Island (1981), La Cage aux Folles 3: The Wedding (1985), Aladdin (1986), La Bionda (1993) and Double Team (1997), his last.