Herve Villechaize

Actor, Mime
Three-foot, nine-inch Paris-born actor best known for his TV role as Ricardo Montalban's sidekick Tattoo ("Boss, de plane, de plane!") on the popular ABC anthology, "Fantasy Island" (1978-83). Villechaize died out a ... Read more »
Born: 04/22/1943 in Paris, FR

Filmography

Actor (17)

The Ben Stiller Show 1992 - 1993 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Telephone 1988 (Movie)

(On Freeway) (Voice)

Two Moon Junction 1988 (Movie)

Smiley (Actor)

Rock 'n' Wrestling Saturday Spectacular 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Circus of the Stars 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Actor

The Big Show 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Forbidden Zone 1978 (Movie)

King Fausto (Actor)

Hot Tomorrows 1977 (Movie)

Alberict (Actor)

The One and Only 1977 (Movie)

Milton Miller (Actor)

Seizure 1974 (Movie)

The Spider (Actor)

The Man With the Golden Gun 1974 (Movie)

Nick Nack (Actor)

Crazy Joe 1972 (Movie)

Samson (Actor)

Greaser's Palace 1971 (Movie)

Mr Spitunia (Actor)

The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight 1971 (Movie)

Beppo (Actor)

Fantasy Island (TV Show)

Actor

Fantasy Island (TV Show)

Actor

Return to Fantasy Island (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Three-foot, nine-inch Paris-born actor best known for his TV role as Ricardo Montalban's sidekick Tattoo ("Boss, de plane, de plane!") on the popular ABC anthology, "Fantasy Island" (1978-83). Villechaize died out a gunshot wound he inflicted upon himself out of despondency over longtime health problems.

Relationships

Camille Hagen

Wife
divorced c. 1982 second wife

Kathy Self

Wife
common-law wife stands five-foot-nine inches

Anne Villechaize

Wife
divorced 1979

EDUCATION

studied to become an artist in Paris

Art Students League of New York

New York , New York

studied acting with Julie Bovasso

Milestones

1978

Played Tattoo on the popular ABC anthology drama, "Fantasy Island"

1977

Appeared in the original "Fanasy Island" TV movie

1970

American film debut, "The Gang that Couldn't Shoot Straight"

Performed mime in New York City Opera productions

Film debut in Spanish film, "The Guitar"

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