Vincent Schiavelli 1948 – 2005
Character actor Vincent Schiavelli died yesterday, December 26, of lung cancer at his home in Sicily at age 57. Schiavelli was a memorable presence in film and television, appearing in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai, the Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV series, and the James Bond film Tomorrow Never Dies. He also provided voices for several animated characters in Hey Arnold! and Aaahh!!! Real Monsters, as well as for John Zatara in Batman: The Animated Series.