Reni Santoni, who is perhaps best known for his role as Poppie in the popular TV comedy “Seinfeld”, died on Saturday. He turned 81, Variety reports.
It is the actor’s friend, TV producer Tracy Newman, who informs about the death in a post on Facebook. In the post, Newman writes that Santoni has been ill for a while.
Santoni is also known for his role as Chico González in the 1971 film “Dirty Harry”.
The actor leaves behind his wife Lisa and son Nick.