Joe Turkel
Joe Turkel

Gender

Male

Known Credits

8

Joe Turkel

Date of Birth: Jul 15, 1927

Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA

 

 

Biography

Joseph Turkel is a prolific American character actor. He is noted for his craggy Bronx looks and distinctive, penetrating voice. Turkel worked steadily from 1949 - 1998 in both films and television. He retired in 1998. He still makes the occasional appearance at fan conventions even at the age of 90+.

Known For

Filmography

Blade Runner

Blade Runner

as Eldon Tyrell

1982

The Shining

The Shining

as Lloyd the Bartender

1980

Apache Vengeance

Apache Vengeance

as Peyote

1971

The Killing

The Killing

as Tiny

1956

Starlift

Starlift

as Litter Case

1951

Lucky Losers

Lucky Losers

as Johnny Angelo (as Joseph Turkel)

1950