Greek American actor
John Cassavetes: The Greek-American Pioneer of Independent Films
John Cassavetes, the Greek American director and actor, died on this day on February 3rd, 1989. Cassavetes is credited with inspiring the American independent film industry with the release of his film “Faces”, which was one of the first independently...
Michael Constantine, Father in ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding,’ Dies at 94
Michael Constantine, who played Gus, the father of Nia Vardalos’ Toula Portokalos in “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” by far the highest-grossing romantic comedy of all time, died on Aug. 31. He was 94. He died of natural causes. Constantine...