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Michael Constantine

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Michael Constantine (born May 22, 1927) is an American actor. He is probably now best known for his portrayal of Gus Portokalos, the Windex bottle-toting Greek father of Toula Portokalos (Nia Vardalos), in the 2002 surprise hit film My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Prior to that, he was well-known for his extensive TV work, especially as the long-suffering high school principal Seymour Kaufman on Room 222 for which he won an Emmy Award as Best Supporting Actor in 1970. He played a night court magistrate, Matthew J. Sirota, on the brief 1976 sitcom Sirota's Court. Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael Constantine, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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May 22, 1927 In Reading, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Ikiru 1952-10-09
Latest Project:
Movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 2016-03-23
Known For
Poster of Surviving Suburbia
Poster of Thinner
Poster of Skidoo
Poster of The Hustler
Movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 Gus 2016-03-23
Series Surviving Suburbia Mr. Binford 2009-04-06
Movie You, Me and Dupree Unknown 2006-07-14
Movie Machuca Unknown 2004-02-24
Series Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
Movie Saint Sinner 2002-10-26
Movie WW 3 Yuri Zenkovsky 2001-07-12
Movie Battle Royale Unknown 2000-12-16
Series Judging Amy Unknown 1999-09-19
Movie Lolita Unknown 1997-09-27
Movie The Juror Judge Weitzel 1996-02-02
Movie Thinner Tadzu Lempke 1996-10-25
Series New York News Unknown 1995-09-28
Movie My Life Bill Ivanovich 1993-11-12
Series Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown 1993-01-31
Movie Deadfall Frank 1993-10-08
Series Marienhof Gus Portokalos 1992-10-01
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Series Free Spirit Unknown 1989-09-22
Movie Prancer Mr. Stewart / Santa 1989-11-17
Series Mancuso, F.B.I. Unknown 1989-10-13
Series Probe Unknown 1988-03-07
Movie In the Mood Mr. Wisecarver 1987-09-16
Series Friday the 13th Unknown 1987-10-03
Series Blacke's Magic Unknown 1986-01-05
Movie Pray For Death Mr. Newman 1985-01-11
Series MacGyver Unknown 1985-09-29
Series Airwolf Unknown 1984-01-22
Series Hunter Unknown 1984-09-18
Series Highway to Heaven Unknown 1984-09-19
Series Crazy like a Fox Unknown 1984-12-30
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Series Mama's Family Unknown 1983-01-22
Series Hotel Unknown 1983-09-21
Series It Takes Two Unknown 1982-10-14
Series Matt Houston Unknown 1982-09-26
Series Remington Steele Unknown 1982-10-01
Movie Evita Peron Jaime Yankelevich 1981-02-23
Series Simon & Simon Unknown 1981-11-24
Series Palmerstown, U.S.A. Unknown 1980-03-20
Series Magnum, P.I. Unknown 1980-12-11
Series Trapper John, M.D. Unknown 1979-09-23
Movie The North Avenue Irregulars Marv 1979-02-09
Movie Crisis in Mid-air Frank Piovano 1979-02-13
Movie Missile X: The Neutron Bomb Incident 1978-01-01
Movie Summer of My German Soldier Harry Bergen 1978-10-29
Series Lou Grant Unknown 1977-09-20
Movie Harold Robbins' 79 Park Avenue Ben Savitch 1977-10-16
Series Quincy, M.E. Unknown 1976-10-03
Movie Peeper Anglich 1976-01-01
Series Electra Woman and Dyna Girl Unknown 1976-09-11
Series Ellery Queen Unknown 1975-09-11
Movie The Secret Night Caller Dr, Mayhill 1975-02-18
Movie The Night That Panicked America 1975-10-31
Movie Conspiracy of Terror 1975-12-29
Series The Manhunter Unknown 1974-09-11
Series Police Woman Unknown 1974-09-13
Movie The Bait Captain Gus Maryk 1973-03-14
Series Kojak Unknown 1973-10-24
Movie Say Goodbye, Maggie Cole Dr. Sweeney 1972-01-01
Series The Streets of San Francisco Unknown 1972-09-16
Movie Suddenly Single Frankie Ventura 1971-10-19
Series The Mary Tyler Moore Show Unknown 1970-09-19
Series The Odd Couple Unknown 1970-09-24
Series Night Gallery Unknown 1970-12-16
Movie Justine Memlik Pasha 1969-01-01
Movie If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium Jack Harmon 1969-04-24
Movie Don't Drink the Water Krojack 1969-11-11
Movie In Enemy Country Ladislov 1968-07-05
Movie Skidoo Leech 1968-12-19
Series Ironside Unknown 1967-03-28
Movie Beau Geste Rostov 1966-09-07
Movie Destination Saturn Mr. Seymour Kaufman 1966-01-01
Series Mission: Impossible Unknown 1966-09-17
Series Hey, Landlord John 'Jack' Ellenhorn 1966-09-11
Movie Hawaii Mason 1966-10-10
Movie Quick Before It Melts Mikhail Drozhensky 1965-01-20
Series Hogan's Heroes Unknown 1965-09-17
Series Run for Your Life Unknown 1965-09-13
Series Profiles in Courage Unknown 1964-11-08
Movie Island of Love Andy 1963-06-12
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown 1963-10-04
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1963-09-16
Series The Dakotas Unknown 1963-01-07
Series The Fugitive Unknown 1963-09-17
Series The Great Adventure Unknown 1963-09-27
Series The Greatest Show on Earth Unknown 1963-09-17
Series The Beachcomber Unknown 1962-02-20
Series Sam Benedict Unknown 1962-09-15
Series The Virginian Unknown 1962-09-19
Series Combat! Unknown 1962-10-02
Movie The Hustler Big John 1961-09-25
Series Cain's Hundred Unknown 1961-09-19
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Series The Dick Van Dyke Show Unknown 1961-10-03
Series The New Breed Unknown 1961-10-03
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Series Target: The Corruptors! Unknown 1961-09-29
Movie The Last Mile Ed Werner 1959-02-18
Series The Twilight Zone Unknown 1959-10-02
Series The Detectives Unknown 1959-10-16
Movie The Jayhawkers! 1959-10-15
Series 77 Sunset Strip Unknown 1958-10-10
Series Perry Mason Unknown 1957-09-21
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Movie Ikiru Unknown 1952-10-09