Family & Companions
Three-foot, nine-inch Paris-born actor best known for his TV role as Ricardo Montalban's sidekick Tattoo ("Boss, de plane, de plane!") on the popular ABC anthology, "Fantasy Island" (1978-83). Villechaize died out a gunshot wound he inflicted upon himself out of despondency over longtime health problems.
Cast (Feature Film)
American film debut, "The Gang that Couldn't Shoot Straight"
Appeared in the original "Fanasy Island" TV movie
Played Tattoo on the popular ABC anthology drama, "Fantasy Island"