NEW YORK (Reuters) – Danny Aiello, a veteran stage and movie actor remembered for his roles in Spike Lee’s “Do the Proper Factor,” Woody Allen’s “The Purple Rose of Cairo” and different films, has died at age 86, his literary agent stated on Friday.
FILE PHOTO: Actor Danny Aiello arrives for the Amy Winehouse Basis Gala in New York March 21, 2013. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photograph
Aiello, who earned Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations for his supporting position as Sal the pizza man in Lee’s 1989 film, died on Thursday night time, the agent, Jennifer De Chiara, advised Reuters.
“All I can say is that Danny was a uncommon expertise and a…