Vigoda began his career with a small roles on the television series, Studio One.
His debut film was 1953’s The Joe Louis Story.
He went on to appear in dramas, including The Godfather (1972), and comedies
such as Barney Miller (ABC-TV, 1975-1982), and Joe Versus The Volcano (1990).
Hal Linden (left) and Abe Vigoda publicity photo for Barney Miller