Val Bisoglio
Val Bisoglio
Val Bisoglio appears as SGT Perinelli in 3 episodes of the CBS-TV series M*A*S*G.
Personal Information
Gender: Male
Birthplace New York City, New York, U.S.
Character actor
Years active: 1956-2002
Character information
Appeared on/in: M*A*S*H
Episodes appeared in: 3 in Seasons 9-10
Character played: Sergeant Salvatore Pernelli

Val Bisoglio (born May 7, 1926 in New York City, New York) is a vaunted, revered Italian-American character actor primarily known for his work on television. Bisoglio guest appeared on M*A*S*H Sergeant Salvatore Pernelli in three episodes.

Acting careerEdit

Val performed in numerous TV series in the 1970s including All in the Family,, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Roll Out, Kojak starring Telly Savalas (beginning with th TV-movie pilot The Marcus-Nelson Murders), Baretta, and The Rockford Files. He is probably best known for his recurring role as restaurateur Danny Tovo in the popular series Quincy, M.E.

He also appeared as Murf Lupo in The Sopranos. Bisoglio is also known for his role as Frank Manero Sr., the volatile father of son Tony Manero (John Travolta) in the blockbuster 1977 film Saturday Night Fever.