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Dom DeLuise

Actor + Comedian + Chef + Director + Producer + Author
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Born Aug 1, 1933

Dominick "Dom" DeLuise was an American actor, comedian, film director, television producer, chef, and author. He was the husband of actress Carol Arthur from 1965 until his death and the father of actor, director, pianist, and writer Peter DeLuise, actor David DeLuise, and actor Michael DeLuise.… Read More

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  • Timothy Braun: Stay Here, I'm Getting You Out, Or Away With Dusty
    Huffington Post - Aug 30, 2013
  • Mike Ryan: Happy 30th Birthday To An Awful, Awful Movie
    Huffington Post - Aug 08, 2013
  • Al De Luise: How Romance Movies Ruined My Love Life
    Huffington Post - May 18, 2013
  • Al De Luise: Mistaken Identity: How I Suddenly Became A Movie Star (In Iceland)
    Huffington Post - Dec 22, 2012

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1933 Birth Born on August 1, 1933.

TWENTIES

1961 27 Years Old In 1961 DeLuise played in the Off Broadway musical revue "Another Evening with Harry Stoons" that lasted nine previews and one performance. … Read More

THIRTIES

1964 30 Years Old DeLuise generally appeared in comedic parts, although an early appearance in the movie Fail-Safe as a nervous USAF technical sergeant showed a broader range. His first acting credit was as a regular performer in the television show The Entertainers in 1964. … Read More
1968 34 Years Old …  Garrison also featured DeLuise in his own hour-long comedy specials for ABC. (Martin was often just off-camera when these were taped, and his distinctive laugh can be heard loud and clear.) In 1968 he hosted his own hour-long comedy variety series for CBS, The Dom DeLuise Show. … Read More

FIFTIES

1989 55 Years Old DeLuise exhibited his comedic talents while playing the speaking part of the jailer Frosch in the comedic operetta Die Fledermaus at the Metropolitan Opera, playing the role in four separate revivals of the work at the Met between December 1989 and January 1996. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2009 76 Years Old DeLuise died on May 4, 2009, at Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, California. … Read More
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