Alex Rocco


Age: 79

Summary: Emmy-winning character actor best known for taking a bullet through the eye as Las Vegas casino boss Moe Greene in 1972's The Godfather whose career spanned 50 years including a recurring role on the Starz series Magic City, whose distinctively gravelly voice made him a frequent tough-guy presence in both hardboiled tales like The Friends of Eddie Coyle, St. Valentine's Day Massacre, and Get Shorty and comedic sitcoms such as The Simpsons and The Facts of Life, and who won an Emmy for best supporting actor in a comedy series in 1990 for the short-lived Jon Cryer sitcom The Famous Teddy Z.

Cause of Death: Cancer

Born: February 29, 1936

Died: July 18, 2015

Los Angeles, California