American actor Alex Rocco, known for 'Godfather' role, dies
July 20 , 2015
Emmy-award winning American actor Alex Rocco, perhaps best known for his role in ‘The Godfather’, has died. He was 79.
In a career spanning five decades, he played the role of casino kingpin Moe Greene in the crime drama that chronicled the rise of don Michael Corleone, and was often cast in gangster roles.
His performance in The Famous Teddy Z, a sitcom, won him an Emmy award. He also lent his voice to The Simpsons.