Joe Santos (June 9, 1931 - March 18, 2016) has died at age 84. The Brooklyn born actor of Italian descent always lent his distinctive roles a sense of vivid authenticity. His first big break occurred with a part in 'The Panic in Needle Park'. Other important roles were in 'The Friends of Eddie Coyle', 'The Don is Dead', 'Blue Thunder', 'Revenge' and 'The Last Boy Scout'. Most of all he'll be remembered for his recurring roles on TV's 'The Rockford Files' and 'The Sopranos'.