Date of Birth:
4 August 1897
Joseph Calleia played in 9 movies in the Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Music, Drama, Horror, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Film-Noir, Thriller, Musical, Sport, History, War, Western genres.
Joseph Calleia got succeed with average imdb rating 6.9.
His full name was Giuseppe Maria Spurrin-Calleja - but he was better known as Joseph or Joe Calleia, one of Hollywood's most recognized bad guys. But Calleia's roots and talents ran much deeper than character actor. He was Maltese, born on that barren but historically important island of Malta between Italy and Africa in the Mediterranean. The Maltese culture was a crossroads of peoples (partially Arabic) but as intrepid fisherman, navigators, and warriors-as they proved to the 16th century Turk... Read more