Richard Bright

Richard Bright

Birth
Bay Ridge, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 18 Feb 2006 (aged 68)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 13390576 · View Source
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Actor. A native of Brooklyn, New York, Bright is best remembered for his role as 'Al Neri' in "The Godfather" series of films. Noted for playing criminals, western figures, cops, and mobster type roles, he also appeared in several other films including, "Odds Against Tomorrow" (1959), "The Getaway" (1972), "Pat Garrett & Billy The Kid" (1973), "Rancho Deluxe" (1975), "Two Of A Kind" (1983), "Once Upon A Time In America" (1984), "The Ref" (1994), "Joe The King" and "Trigger Happy" (2001), among several others. He also appeared on many television programs including, "100 Centre Street," "Third Watch," "Oz," "The Sopranos," "Jake And The Fatman," "The Jury," "The Equalizer," "Hill Street Blues," "Law & Order," and "Law And Order: Special Victims Unit." He was also a talented stage actor.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 19 Feb 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13390576
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Bright (28 Jun 1937–18 Feb 2006), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13390576, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.