[These daily posts will cover little known actors or people that have appeared in more recent films and TV series. Various degrees of information that I was able to find will be given and anything that you can add would be appreciated.]
Nello Appodia was an Italian film, TV and photo romance actor. He was born in the Subiaco suburb of Rome on July 30, 1926. He appeared I nearly 40 films from 1958 to 1981. Among those films were two Spaghetti westerns: “A Minute to Pray, a Second to Die” in 1967 where he played a saloon waiter and “Blood River” in 1973 as an Indian. Most of his roles were as a character actor and can be seen in the background and crowd scenes.
Nello Appodia died in Rome on May 7, 2004, at the age of 77.
APPODIA, Nello [7/30/1926, Subiaco, Rome, Lazio, Italy - 5/7/2004, Rome, Lazio, Italy] – fotoromanzi, film, TV actor.
A Minute to Pray, a Second to Die – 1967 (saloon waiter)
Blood River – 1973 (Indian)