John Picorri
Date of Birth
Aug 04, 1895
Birth Place:
United Kingdom


A bit player from England in scores of Hollywood productions from 1935-1943, diminutive, weasel-like John Picorri became a regular supporting villain in Republic serials: the High Priest in Robinson Crusoe of Clipper Island (1936), Rackerby the mad scientist in SOS Coast Guard (1937), Dr. Moloch in Dick Tracy (1937), and Professor Krantz in Drums of Fu Manchu (1940). ~ Hans J. Wollstein, Rovi