Caesar Cordova: Scarface Actor, He died on 26 August Of natural causes. He was 84 years old and died in Atlantic City. The character actor had a long association with Al Pacino and included appearances in Scarface and Carlito’s Way.
Panchito Gomez is his son. He announced Caesar Cordova’s death. The actor’s credits include Selena, American Me, and Hill Street Blues. Further Deadline’s sister publication Variety first reported the news of his death.
The actor first appeared in Pacino released in 1969 in Broadway’s Does a Tiger Wear a Necktie? The play was a Broadway debut of the little-known Pacino. In Brian de Palma’s 1983 Scarface, Cordova played a lunch stand cook in Brian de Palma’s 1983 Scarface. Furthermore, he played a barber in Carlito’s Way ten years later.
Where the Buffalo Roam released in 1980, Cutter’s Way released in 1981 and Nighthawks released in 1981 is some of the other film credits. Moreover, there are some TV credits from the 1970s and ’80s also. They include Toma, Kojak, Baretta, Police Woman, Cagney and Lacey, and The A-Team.
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Caesar Cordova was born in Puerto Rico in 1936. Also, he was raised in New York City and served in the army during the Korean war. The actor is survived by his wife and his seven children He has a wife named Gladys Gomez. Further, Panchito Gomez, Luis Gomez, and Jesse Cordova are his sons. Ana Sanchez Gomez, Elena Gomez Martinez, Damarys Cordova, and Abigail Cordova are his daughters.
His last acting credit was Caesar Cordova’s work with Al Pacino in the 1993 Golden-globe nominee Carlito’s Way. With Gladys Gomez, he had four children namely Panchito Gomez, Luis Gomez, Ana Sanchez Gomez, and Elena Gomez Martinez. The other three kids namely Damarys Cordova, Abigail Cordova, and Jesse Cordova were from his previous marriage. Our condolences are with the Cordova and Gomez family. Also, we think of his Hollywood legacy today.
Cordova was not only a member of Actor’s studio but also appeared on Broadway and produced the film, Paco. It is an indie film.