Eddie Mekka

Eddie Mekka

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Eddie Mekka (born June 14, 1952) is an American actor most famous for his role as Carmine Ragusa on the sitcom Laverne & Shirley. Mekka was born Rudolph Edward Mekjian in Worcester, Massachusetts, the son of Mariam (n e Apkarian), a presser, and Vaughn V. Mekjian. He is of Armenian ancestry. In the early 1970s, Mekka headed the Worcester County Light Opera in Massachusetts, teaching young people how to sing. After performing on Broadway in The Lieutenant, for which he was nominated for a Tony Award, he moved to Los Angeles. He landed the role of Carmine for Laverne & Shirley in 1976, acting on the series until it was canceled in 1983.
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  • Paperback | 168 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 254g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136716712
  • 9786136716718