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Carmen Filpi
Birth: Mar. 22, 1923
Pittsfield
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 9, 2003
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Charactor Actor. Filpi, who began acting in his 50s and was known for playing homeless or crusty old men, was regularly cast by Tim Burton and Adam Sandler in several of their films. He first appeared in 1969 in 'Wild Gypsies'. Other films he appeared in were 'Capone' (1975), 'On the Nickel' (1980), 'Escape from New York' (1981), '10 to Midnight' (1983), 'The Ice Pirates' (1984), 'The Sure Thing' (1985), 'Pee-Wee's Big Adventure' (1985), 'Runaway Train' (1985), 'My Chaffeur' (1986), 'Who's That Girl' (1987), 'Beetlejuice' (1988), 'Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers' (1988), 'Harlem Nights' (1989), 'Wayne's World' (1992), 'The Beverly Hillbillies' (1993), 'Ed Wood' (1994), 'Meet Wally Sparks' (1997), 'The Wedding Singer' (1998) and 'Eight Crazy Nights' (2002). He made many guest appearances on TV shows, including 'Baretta', 'Barney Miller', 'Roseanne', 'Quantum Leap', 'Home Improvement', 'Married... with Children', 'Everybody Loves Raymond', 'Freebie and the Bean', 'Growing Pains', 'The Wayans Bros.' and 'Sabrina, the Teenage Witch'. Filpi died at the age of 80 from cancer-related illnesses.  (bio by: Louis M.) 
 
Burial:
Saint Josephs Cemetery
Pittsfield
Berkshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Louis M.
Record added: Jul 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94631811
Carmen Filpi
Added by: Louis M.
 
Carmen Filpi
Added by: Louis M.
 
Carmen Filpi
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- AR
 Added: May. 9, 2016

- sjm
 Added: May. 9, 2016
You're in my thoughts and prayers. May you be at peace.
- marie
 Added: May. 9, 2016
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