Gerry Mendicino

Biography: A first generation Italian-Canadian actor Gerry Mendicino attributes his career success to his versatility of characters in a variety of venues in the entertainment industry. Gerry graduated from Windsor University's Drama School in 1973 and began his career on "King of Kensington" and host of "Polka Dot Door". His long list of accomplishments include his role as Sam Ramone(Busy's dad)in the award winning television series "Ready Or Not"; his musical play "Out of the Blues": a personal look at what it means to be an artist, as well as theatre productions of "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest", "Speed The Plow", "Three Men on a Horse", "42nd St.", "Dames at Sea", "Lovers and Other Strangers", "Dracula" and "That Championship Season". Gerry appears as Uncle Taki in the romantic comedy "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" produced by Tom Hanks, along with the feature "Between Strangers" with Sophia Loren; and most recently he's had guest appearances in the series "Blue Murder","Tracker","TheA first generation Italian-Canadian actor Gerry Mendicino attributes his career success to his versatility of characters in a variety of venues in the entertainment industry. Gerry graduated from Windsor University's Drama School in 1973 and began his career on "King of Kensington" and host of "Polka Dot Door". His long list of accomplishments include his role as Sam Ramone(Busy's dad)in the award winning television series "Ready Or Not"; his musical play "Out of the Blues": a personal look at what it means to be an artist, as well as theatre productions of "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest", "Speed The Plow", "Three Men on a Horse", "42nd St.", "Dames at Sea", "Lovers and Other Strangers", "Dracula" and "That Championship Season". Gerry appears as Uncle Taki in the romantic comedy "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" produced by Tom Hanks, along with the feature "Between Strangers" with Sophia Loren; and most recently he's had guest appearances in the series "Blue Murder","Tracker","The Last Chapter", "Relic Hunter","Sue Thomas FBEye", "Twice in a Lifetime"and "1-800-Missing". He also portrays George Tenet in "DC 9/11:Time of Crisis", a political drama recalling the events of 9/11 at the White House. Expand

Gerry Mendicino's Scores

  • Movies
Average career score: 39
Highest Metascore: 62 My Big Fat Greek Wedding
Lowest Metascore: 27 The Perfect Man
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 4
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 4
  3. Negative: 3 out of 4
4 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
30 Saw VI Oct 23, 2009 Janitor 6.4
27 The Perfect Man Jun 17, 2005 Market Co-Worker 4.7
37 A Hole in One May 6, 2005 Johnnie 6.0
62 My Big Fat Greek Wedding Apr 19, 2002 Uncle Taki 8.2