Fred Malatesta

Apr 18, 1889

Bio: A tall, exotic-looking character actor from Naples, Fred Malatesta is today best remembered for a bit as a waiter in Charles Chaplin's Modern Times (1936), a distinctive case of typecasting. Educated in Rome, Malatesta performed a stint in the Italian army prior to embarking on a worldwide stage career that would eventually lead to Broadway. The strapping actor… More


Fred Malatesta Videos

Modern Times
2 minutes 21 seconds
The Thin Man
1 minutes 35 seconds
4 minutes 40 seconds
Love On The Run
30 seconds
3 minutes 27 seconds

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