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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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Born:
May 22, 1927 In Reading, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
110
First Appeared:
In the series Gunsmoke 1955-09-10
Latest Project:
Movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 2016-03-23
Known For
Poster of My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
Poster of My Big Fat Greek Wedding
Poster of Law & Order
Poster of The Twilight Zone
Filmography

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)

Romance Comedy Family
Movie
as Gus
5.5 287 votes

My Big Fat Greek Life (2003)

Comedy
Series
6.0 2 votes

Cold Case (2003)

Crime Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.1 60 votes

My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Gus Portokalos
6.1 597 votes

WW 3 (2001)

Movie
as Yuri Zenkovsky
3 2 votes

Judging Amy (1999)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.9 18 votes

The Juror (1996)

Drama Thriller
Movie
as Judge Weitzel
5.4 81 votes

Thinner (1996)

Horror Thriller
Movie
as Tadzu Lempke
5.4 110 votes

New York News (1995)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Deadfall (1993)

Crime Drama Thriller
Movie
as Frank
3.3 13 votes

Homicide: Life on the Street (1993)

Mystery Drama Crime
Series
as Unknown
7.3 36 votes

My Life (1993)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Bill Ivanovich
6.1 37 votes

Law & Order (1990)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.2 106 votes

Free Spirit (1989)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown

Mancuso, F.B.I. (1989)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.0 1 votes

Prancer (1989)

Drama Family Fantasy
Movie
as Mr. Stewart / Santa
5.7 16 votes

Probe (1988)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

In the Mood (1987)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Mr. Wisecarver
5 7 votes

Friday the 13th (1987)

Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.8 15 votes

Blacke's Magic (1986)

Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown

Pray For Death (1985)

Action Crime Thriller
Movie
as Mr. Newman
5.9 7 votes

MacGyver (1985)

Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.3 134 votes

Hunter (1984)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.1 11 votes

Highway to Heaven (1984)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama Family
Series
as Unknown
6.2 20 votes

Airwolf (1984)

Action & Adventure War & Politics
Series
as Unknown
6.5 39 votes

Murder, She Wrote (1984)

Mystery Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.3 40 votes

Crazy like a Fox (1984)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown
4.0 2 votes

Mama's Family (1983)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 7 votes

Masquerade (1983)

Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown

Hotel (1983)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.8 4 votes

Silent Rebellion (1982)

Movie
as Yianni
7.0 1 votes

Matt Houston (1982)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.6 5 votes

Remington Steele (1982)

Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 23 votes

It Takes Two (1982)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Evita Peron (1981)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Jaime Yankelevich

Simon & Simon (1981)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.4 18 votes

Palmerstown, U.S.A. (1980)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Magnum, P.I. (1980)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
7.0 47 votes

The North Avenue Irregulars (1979)

Family Action Comedy Crime
Movie
as Marv
5.5 4 votes

Crisis in Mid-air (1979)

Drama
Movie
as Frank Piovano

Trapper John, M.D. (1979)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.3 5 votes

Roots: The Next Generations (1979)

Drama
Series
as Dr. Vansina

Teheran Incident (1978)

Thriller Adventure Action
Movie
7 1 votes

Vega$ (1978)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.5 3 votes

Summer of My German Soldier (1978)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Harry Bergen
6 1 votes

The Pirate (1978)

TV Movie Drama
Movie
as Yashir
5 1 votes

Lou Grant (1977)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.8 9 votes

Harold Robbins' 79 Park Avenue (1977)

Movie
as Ben Savitch

Peeper (1976)

Comedy Thriller Mystery
Movie
as Anglich
5 2 votes

Sirota's Court (1976)

Series

Electra Woman and Dyna Girl (1976)

Series
as Unknown

Quincy, M.E. (1976)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.0 29 votes

The Secret Night Caller (1975)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
as Dr, Mayhill
8 1 votes

Ellery Queen (1975)

Mystery Drama
Series
as Unknown
9.0 3 votes

The Night That Panicked America (1975)

Drama TV Movie
Movie
7.8 2 votes

Conspiracy of Terror (1975)

Drama
Movie

The Manhunter (1974)

Drama Crime
Series
as Unknown

Police Woman (1974)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.3 7 votes

The Bait (1973)

Drama
Movie
as Captain Gus Maryk

Kojak (1973)

Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.9 20 votes

Say Goodbye, Maggie Cole (1972)

Drama
Movie
as Dr. Sweeney
9 1 votes

The Streets of San Francisco (1972)

Crime Drama Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.2 16 votes

The Impatient Heart (1971)

Movie
as Murray Kane

Suddenly Single (1971)

Comedy TV Movie
Movie
as Frankie Ventura

The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1970)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.2 18 votes

Night Gallery (1970)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.8 15 votes

The Odd Couple (1970)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 21 votes

Justine (1969)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Memlik Pasha
5.3 2 votes

If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium (1969)

Romance Comedy Adventure
Movie
as Jack Harmon
4.5 6 votes

The Reivers (1969)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Mr. Binford
5.8 15 votes

Room 222 (1969)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Mr. Seymour Kaufman
6.1 5 votes

Don't Drink the Water (1969)

Comedy
Movie
as Krojack
6 2 votes

The Good Guys (1968)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7 1 votes

Skidoo (1968)

Comedy
Movie
as Leech
4.3 3 votes

Ironside (1967)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 20 votes

Ghostbreakers (1967)

TV Movie Horror
Movie
as Oscar Jensen

Beau Geste (1966)

Drama War Action
Movie
as Rostov

Hey, Landlord (1966)

Comedy
Series
as John 'Jack' Ellenhorn

Mission: Impossible (1966)

Action & Adventure Crime Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.4 39 votes

Hawaii (1966)

Drama Adventure Romance
Movie
as Mason
5.8 13 votes

Quick Before It Melts (1965)

Comedy
Movie
as Mikhail Drozhensky

Run for Your Life (1965)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
9.0 1 votes

Hogan's Heroes (1965)

War & Politics Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 34 votes

Profiles in Courage (1964)

War & Politics Drama
Series
as Unknown

Arrest and Trial (1963)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Island of Love (1963)

Comedy
Movie
as Andy
7.5 1 votes

The Dakotas (1963)

Western
Series
as Unknown

The Outer Limits (1963)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
7.7 44 votes

The Greatest Show on Earth (1963)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
0.0 1 votes

Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
8.0 1 votes

The Great Adventure (1963)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

The Fugitive (1963)

Action & Adventure Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.9 11 votes

Sam Benedict (1962)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

The Beachcomber (1962)

Series
as Unknown

The Virginian (1962)

Western Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.0 1 votes

Combat! (1962)

War & Politics Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.8 8 votes

Dr. Kildare (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.3 6 votes

Cain's Hundred (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown

Target: The Corruptors! (1961)

Series
as Unknown

The Hustler (1961)

Drama
Movie
as Big John
7.6 232 votes

The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
8.0 26 votes

The New Breed (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
9.0 1 votes

Ben Casey (1961)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.3 3 votes

The Last Mile (1959)

Drama Thriller Crime
Movie
as Ed Werner
5.3 4 votes

The Twilight Zone (1959)

Comedy Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
8.2 154 votes

The Detectives (1959)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Unknown

Naked City (1958)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.5 2 votes

77 Sunset Strip (1958)

Drama Crime
Series
as Unknown
7.8 6 votes

Perry Mason (1957)

Mystery Drama Crime Family
Series
as Unknown
7.8 28 votes

Gunsmoke (1955)

Western Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.9 21 votes