STATHIS GIALLELIS

I was in the second year at Christos Vachliotis Drama WeSchool in Athens when I auditioned for Elia Kazan. The same time I was working as the assistant to Nicos Koundouros, the foremost film director in Greece. In March, 1962, I came to New York to try for America America, three months later I got the part of Stavros.

Our Last Spring, 1960, Director M. Kakogiannis

America America, 1963, Director Elia Kazan (Two Golden Globe Nominations, Best Actor, Best Newcomer) (Winner of Golden Globe, Best Newcomer)

The Eavesdropper with Janet Margolin, 1964, Director Leopoldo Torre Nilsson

Cast a Giant Shadow, 1966, with Kirk Douglas, Senta Berger, Yul Brynner, John Wayne, Frank Sinatra, Angie Dickinson Director Melville Shavelson

Blue with Terence Stamp, 1968, Karl Malden, Director Silvio Narizzano

The Rehearsal, 1974, with Melina Mercouri, Mikis Theodorakis, Laurence Olivier, Olympia Dukakis, Arthur Miller and Lillian Hellman, Director Jules Dassin

Happy Day, 1976, Director Pantelis Voulgaris (Received Special Acting Award at the Thessaloniki Greek Film Festival)

The Children of Sanchez, 1978, with Anthony Quinn and Deloris del Rio, Director Hall Bartlett

Panagulis Vive, 1980, with Pupella Maggio and Victor Cavallo, Director Giuseppe Ferrara (Four Hour Special for Italian TV RAI)

In attendance: AMERICA AMERICA