Richard Bright

Richard Bright
1937 - 2006

Richard Bright  American Actor


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Richard Bright was previously married to Rutanya Alda (1977 - 2006).


American Actor Richard Bright was born Richard James Bright on 28th June, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA and passed away on 18th Feb 2006 Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA aged 68. He is most remembered for Al Neri In The Godfather Trilogy (1972-1990).. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Richard Bright is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and 1937 births.


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First Name Richard
Middle Name James
Last Name Bright
Full Name at Birth Richard James Bright
Alternative Name Richie, Richard James Bright, Richard Bright
Age 68 (age at death) years
Birthday 28th June, 1937
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Died 18th February, 2006
Place of Death Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Cause of Death Struck And Killed By A Tour Bus
Buried Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Height 5' 7½" (171 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor.
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Al Neri In The Godfather Trilogy (1972-1990).
Year(s) Active 1957–2006
Official Websites,
Father Ernest Bright, (Who Was A Shipbuilder.)
Mother Matilda (née Scott) Wright.

Richard James Bright (June 28, 1937 – February 18, 2006) was an American actor well known for his role as Al Neri in the Godfather films.

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Richard Bright68 CancerActor
Rutanya Alda78 LibraActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JeremyMale198832 years oldRutanya Alda


Day on Fire2006Movie
The Jury2004Nick DunphyTV Show
Trigger Happy2001QuigleyMovie
100 Centre Street2001Eric the LawyerTV Show
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2001Frank LowellTV Show
Dead Dog2000CunninghamMovie
The Photographer2000Drunk in BarMovie
Broke Even2000LazarusMovie
Getting to Know You1999Elderly ManMovie
Joe the King1999RoyMovie
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Robert SawyerTV Show
The Sopranos1999Frank CrisciTV Show
Third Watch1999Alchy Joe, DrunkTV Show
Jaded1998Zack BrownMovie
O.K. Garage1998LouisMovie
Witness to the Mob1998Joe (Old Man) ParutaTV Movie
Oz1997Detective Robert StranskyTV Show
The Hotel Manor Inn1997GregorMovie
Beautiful Girls1996Dick ConwayMovie
Night Falls on Manhattan199664 Precinct LieutenantMovie
Sweet Nothing1996Jack the CopMovie
Calm at Sunset1996PittsleyTV Movie
Pictures of Baby Jane Doe1995RudyMovie
Blue Funk1995FatherMovie
The Ref1994MurrayMovie
Who Do I Gotta Kill?1994BelcherMovie
Who's the Man?1993DemetriusMovie
Teamster Boss: The Jackie Presser Story1992The BomberTV Movie
Ballad of Tina Juarez1992EddieShort Film
The Ambulance1990McCloskyMovie
The Godfather: Part III1990Al NeriMovie
Law & Order1990Dru Hunt, Mr. Quinn, Victim's Former Police CaptainTV Show
Father Dowling Mysteries1989Jimmy C.TV Show
Red Heat1988Sgt. GallagherMovie
Time Out1988The SherifMovie
The Verne Miller Story1987Adam RichettiMovie
Houston Knights1987Uncle MikeyTV Show
Jake and the Fatman1987Marty SteinTV Show
Private Eye1987TV Show
Brighton Beach Memoirs1986Recruiting SergeantMovie
There Must Be a Pony1986The DetectiveTV Movie
Kay O'Brien1986Joe GraberTV Show
The Penalty Phase1986Judge Von KarmanTV Movie
Crimewave1985Officer BrennanMovie
Inferno in diretta1985Bob AlloMovie
Brass1985Philip StackTV Movie
The Equalizer1985Gropman, VegasTV Show
Girls Nite Out1984Detective GreenspanMovie
Once Upon a Time in America1984Chicken JoeMovie
Two of a Kind1983StuartMovie
Fame1982Al StefanoTV Show
Hill Street Blues1981StubbyTV Show
Sizzle1981CorkyTV Movie
The Idolmaker1980Uncle TonyMovie
Skag1980Madman MessisikTV Show
From Here to Eternity1979Sgt. DoehmTV Show
On the Yard1978NunnMovie
Cops and Robin1978Lt. Dan MorganTV Movie
Handle with Care1977Smilin' JackMovie
Looking for Mr. Goodbar1977GeorgeMovie
The Godfather: A Novel for Television1977Al NeriTV Show
Marathon Man1976KarlMovie
Delvecchio1976Buck ShannonTV Show
Future Cop1976Lt. Dan MorganTV Show
Rancho Deluxe1975BurtMovie
Ryan's Hope1975Richard FineTV Show
Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia1974Bar Patron (uncredited)Movie
The Godfather: Part II1974Al NeriMovie
The Sugarland Express1974Marvin Dybala (uncredited)Movie
The Gun1974Gil StraussTV Movie
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid1973HollyMovie
The Connection1973BeeJayTV Movie
Black Harvest1973Movie
The Getaway1972The ThiefMovie
The Godfather1972NeriMovie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972DaveTV Show
The Panic in Needle Park1971HankMovie
A Death of Innocence1971Jimmy RekkoTV Movie
Somerset1970Bernie Bailey (1976)TV Show
Lions Love1969THE BEARD: Billy the KidMovie
Coronet Blue1967HarryTV Show
The Defenders1961Phil MacyTV Show
CBS Repertoire Workshop1960TV Show
Odds Against Tomorrow1959CocoMovie
Brenner1959ForresseTV Show
Never Love a Stranger1958Street Gang Tough Lookout (uncredited)Movie
Sea Hunt1958HenchmanTV Show
The Edge of Night1956Smitty the BartenderTV Show
Armstrong Circle Theatre1950Tech Sgt. Robert La MotteTV Show
Studio One in Hollywood1948DitchTV Show
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