In 2004, he released a CD called Reflections that pays homage to Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra. Biography. Michael Edward Stoyanov (born December 14, 1966) is an American actor. 70 talking about this. [1], In 1988, Russo killed a man inside the Las Vegas club and casino he owned. Russo claims in the memoir that Monroe took his virginity when he was only 16 years old and she was 33. . Page that follows Anthony Russo as a motivational and leadership keynote speaker. [2] He is best known for his role in the situation comedy Blossom as eldest sibling Anthony "Tony" Russo. Tony Russel (born Anthony Russo; November 23, 1925 – March 18, 2017) was an American film, stage, and television actor.He was noted for having worked extensively in the Italian film industry in the mid-1960s, and for his work as a voice actor where he was the founder and president of the English Language Dubbers Association (ELDA) in Italy. [4], In 2019, he published his memoir, Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies and the Mob. Includes all films in which Michael Russo is credited as an actor. Join Facebook to connect with Michael Russo and others you may know. He also guest starred in the second season Quantum Leap episode "Another Mother", as Kevin Buckner, an aspiring teenage comedian who is kidnapped. Tony Russel (born Anthony Russo; November 23, 1925 – March 18, 2017) was an American film, stage, and television actor. Russo owns a wine brand, Gianni Russo Wines, which debuted in 2009. After making Burt Topper's War is Hell (1963), he went to Italy first appearing in the title role of La leggenda di Fra Diavolo. Michael Russo wiki ionformation include family relationships: spouse or partner (wife or husband); siblings; childen/kids; parents life. [2] Among Russel's starring roles are parts in the sci-fi epics Wild, Wild Planet (1965) and its sequel, War of the Planets filmed concurrently. The Colombian drug lord supposedly only canceled it when he found out Russo had starred in one of his favorite films: The Godfather. Russel then studied at University of Wisconsin–Madison. Stoyanov was born in Chicago, Illinois. However, when Pablo Escobar heard about the death, he ordered a contract on Russo's life. Russo claims that he started a fledgling career in organized crime working as an errand boy and mob associate for Frank Costello[1] as an adolescent but later abandoned the dangerous and volatile lifestyle of organized crime. The episode aired the same year as the film, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. He was noted for having worked extensively in the Italian film industry in the mid-1960s, and for his work as a voice actor where he was the founder and president of the English Language Dubbers Association (ELDA) in Italy.