Felix’s appearance is sponsored by Lilac City ComiCon
Felix Silla was born in a small village outside Rome, Italy. He trained as a circus performer, came to the United States in 1955, and toured with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Show. His multiple talents as a bareback rider, trapeze artist and tumbler, brought him to Hollywood where he became a stuntman, starting with the Gig Young-Shirley Jones vehicle, A Ticklish Affair.
Filex Silla is best-known roles are the maniacal, miniature “Hitler” who menaces George Segal in The Black Bird and “Cousin Itt” on the long-running TV series, The Addams Family. Not to mention Felix played Twiki in Buck Rogers, Emperor Penguin in Batman Returns, an Ewok in Return of the Jedi and of course his role in Spaceballs! He had doubled–often for children–in such hits as The Towering Inferno, The Hindenburg and Battlestar Galactica. Between movies, he frequently appears in Las Vegas and Reno night clubs with his own musical combo, “The Original Harmonica Band”.
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