|Born||January 1, 1943 |
|First||The Godfather Part III|
Don Novello is an American actor of Irish-Italian heritage. Originally an advertiser, he achieved fame by creating the comic character Father Guido Sarducci and by writing stitled letters to celebrities under the penname "Lazlo Toth". He also sang lead vocals on the CD "I Won't Be Twisting This Christmas" under his character's name.
Novello appeared in several film and television roles both serious and comic, as Dominic Abbandando in The Godfather Part III, a voice role in Atlantis: The Lost Empire as well as producing his own show SCTV. Outside of acting, he also attempted to enter the California recall election 2003.