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The Godfather-actor Carmine Caridi (85) died

The American actor Carmine Caridi is at the age of 85 died. He played in the second and third part of the gangsterepos The Godfather.

According to the American entertainmentwebsite TMZ is Caridi died of the consequences of a pneumonia which he was in the hospital had been damaged.

Caridi received since 25 april medical care since he suffered a back injury after a hard fall. He would last weekend, be dismissed, but on Saturday, his health deteriorated rapidly.

Caridi was in 1974 to see in The Godfather II, and in 1990 in the third part. He played in the movies different characters. Also was the actor in many well-known television series, such as Starsky and Hutch and Taxi.

But Caridi was also the subject of a scandal, when in 2004, he was caught on the parts of so-called screeners, versions of films that are primarily for promotional persdoeleinden be distributed, before the title in the movie theater appears.

That violation had to Caridi to pay with a deletion in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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