Actor Al Molinaro, was best known for his role of Al in the hit TV series ‘Happy Days’, has passed away in Los Angeles at the age of 96. In 1987 life in a good way happened to Molinaro where he opened a restaurant with his Happy Days co-star Anson Williams called Big Al’s.
Molinaro played the role of a café owner Al Delvecchio for almost 146 episodes from 1976 to 1982. He also represented in a role for 17 episodes of the spin-off ‘Joanie Loves Chachi’ from 1982-1983. He also landed the role for the Weezer ‘Buddy Holly’ video in 1994, introducing the band performing at Arnold’s as “Kenosha, Wisconsin’s own Weezer” and then adding “and try the fish”.Al Molinaro had also worked in real estate before becoming an actor and so he was already financially stable before his first acting job, but the freedom and happiness felt with his first acting job was something beyond explanation, only he was able to feel it and felt it though.