THE COUNTRY BEARS
ALEX ROCCO (Rip
Holland) is probably best known to movie fans as Moe Green, the Las Vegas mob
boss whose gruesome execution, being shot through his eye, in "The
Godfather" has become one of film's most memorable moments. The veteran
actor has appeared in approximately 50 feature films, most recently as Jennifer
Lopez's father in "The Wedding Planner." His other memorable film
credits include Disney/ Pixar's "A Bug's Life," "That Thing
You Do!" directed by Tom Hanks, "Get Shorty" directed by Barry
Sonnenfeld, "Dudley Do-Right" directed by Hugh Wilson and Disney's
"Herbie Goes Bananas" and "The Stuntman" directed by Richard
Rush. He recently completed work on two upcoming independent features "Face
To Face" and opposite Burt Reynolds in "The Last Producer."
On television, Rocco won
an Emmy for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Al Floss on "The
Famous Teddy Z" directed by Hugh Wilson. In a career that includes over
four hundred television appearances, he currently recurs on "The Simpsons"
and "The Division," was a series regular on "The George Carlin
Show," "Three for the Road' and
"Sibs," and recurred on "Hitz" and "The Facts of
Life," and guest starred recently on "The
Additionally, he has
appeared in numerous television movies including "Love, Honor & Obey:
The Last Mafia Marriage," "An Inconvenient Woman" and "How
To Murder A Millionaire."
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