García, Eleazar Chelelo

   tall, amiable norteño character actor, usually seen as the comic sidekick of Antonio Aguilar (more than 30 films). Chelelo was brorn in Tamaulipas, and made his film debut in 1960; he continued to appear in films until the early 1990s. His equally imposing, walrus-moustached son Eleazar García Jr. frequently appeared as villainous henchmen in action films of the 1980s and 1990s.

Biographical Dictionary of Mexican Film Performers. . 2012.

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