Know Your “That Guy”: Robert Loggia

Robert Loggia

Born: January 3, 1930

Number of Roles: 209

Best Known for Playing: Gruff, Crusty Old Guy

First Appearance: Frankie Peppo in Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)

Most Recent Appearance: Seamus White in Fake (2010)

Notable Roles:

  • Feech La Manna on The Sopranos
  • General William Grey in Independence Day
  • Nick Mancuso on Mancuso, FBI
  • Sykes in Oliver & Company
  • MacMillan in Big
  • Jason Cutler in Over the Top
  • Frank Lopez in Scarface
  • Byron Mayo in An Officer and a Gentlemen

Fun Facts:

  • Served in the Army
  • Got a degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Friend of Merv Griffin
  • Started acting on Broadway in the ’50’s

“R as in Robert Loggia…”

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