Michael Constantine Rank
About Michael Constantine
Michael Constantine was an actor of great repute. The American, who had over a 60 years acting career, will be recognized for his numerous roles in the industry.
One of his most-recognizable roles during his career is that of Costas Portokalos (Gus) in the 2002 romantic comedy film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding”. In the film, he starred alongside John Corbett and Nia Vardalos, playing the onscreen father of the Vardalos. He also starred in the film’s sequel in 2016.
In addition to the above, Constantine will also be remembered for his part in the comedy-drama TV series “Room 222” on ABC TV network.
During the start of his career, he was known for playing the bad-guy roles. Notable among such roles includes Big John in 1961’s “The Hustler”.
He also had roles on several TV shows including “Law & Order,” and “The Twilight Zone.”
His extensive work and contribution to the acting industry earned him several honors. His tall list of accolades includes awards from big awarding bodies such as the Golden Globe Awards, Emmy Awards, and Primetime Emmy Awards. He received awards from the latter two for his work on “Room 222”.
He was born to Greek parents namely Theocharis and Andromache Efstratiou. His dad worked in the steel industry.
He was married to Julianna McCarthy, an actress, between 1953 and 1969. Their union produced two children, Brendan and Thea. After his divorce from Julianna he tied the knot with Kathleen Christopher. Their marriage also ended in a divorce.
Constantine, before becoming famous, worked in various fields including working as a watchman.
He starred in his first film, alongside Mickey Rooney, in 1959’s “The Last Mile”. On this Howard W. Koch-directed film he was given the role of Ed Warner, a convict.
He stated that he initially used the stage name Michael Barr.
Michael Constantine Rank
F.A.Q. about Michael Constantine
When is his birthday?
Michael Constantine's birthday is on May 22, 1927.
In how many days is his birthday?
Michael's birthday is in 174 days
How old was Michael when he died?
He was 94 years old.
When did he die?
He died in August 31, 2021.
Where was Michael from?
He was born in Reading, Pennsylvania, U.S..
Michael Constantine's Popularity
Michael Constantine was a famous American actor, who was born on May 22, 1927. As a person born on this date, Michael Constantine is listed in our database as the 82nd most popular celebrity for the day (May 22) and the 85th most popular for the year (1927).
People born on May 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Michael Constantine is the 2457th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Michael Constantine's birthday, Michael Constantine is the 15463rd most famous American and ranks 7th in famous people born in Reading, Pennsylvania, U.S.
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