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Mihaly 'Michu' Meszaros (1939–2016)


Diminutive 2'9" actor and circus performer Mihaly 'Michu' Meszaros was born in 1939 in Budapest, Hungary. Meszaros performed for the Hungarian National Circus prior to coming to America in the 1970's. Not surprisingly, he portrayed circus midgets in both "Big Top Pee-wee" and "Warlock: The Armageddon." Mihaly was best known for donning the furry ... See full bio »

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Known For

(1989)
Waxwork Hans
(1988)
Freaked George Ramirez #3
(1993)
(1988)

Filmography

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 2015 Death to Cupid (Short)
Leprechaun
 1993 Warlock: The Armageddon
Augusto (as Michu Meszaros)
 1993 Freaked
George Ramirez #3
 1991 Dear John (TV Series)
Mishka
- Louise, the Hero (1991) ... Mishka
 1986-1990 ALF (TV Series)
ALF / Gordon 'ALF' Shumway
- Stayin' Alive (1990) ... ALF (uncredited)
- Baby Love (1989) ... ALF (uncredited)
- Suspicious Minds (1989) ... ALF (uncredited)
- Alone Again, Naturally (1988) ... ALF (uncredited)
- Promises, Promises (1988) ... ALF (uncredited)
 1988 Big Top Pee-wee
Andy
 1988 Waxwork
Hans (as Mihaly 'Michu' Mesza)
 1975 Coonskin
Boxing referee (uncredited)
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 1986-1987 ALF (TV Series) (personal assistant - 10 episodes)
- Weird Science (1987) ... (personal assistant: ALF)
- It Isn't Easy... Bein' Green (1987) ... (personal assistant: ALF)
- Going Out of My Head Over You (1987) ... (personal assistant: ALF)
- Original Unaired Pilot (1986) ... (personal assistant: ALF - as Mihály 'Michu' Mészáros)
- On the Road Again (1986) ... (personal assistant: Alf)
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 1989 Look Who's Talking (stunt double: Mikey)
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 2017 Vedro (TV Series) (in memory of - 1 episode)
- Family Tree (2017) ... (in memory of - as Mihaly Meszaros)
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 1974 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #13.217 (1974) ... Himself (as Michu)
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 2017 Theatre of Wax: Interview Mit Anthony Hickox (Video documentary short)
Hans (uncredited)
 1988 ALF (TV Series)
ALF
- Tonight, Tonight: Part 1 (1988) ... ALF
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Is currently performing with Ringling Brothers And Barnum & Bailey Circus.

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Alternate Names:

Mihaly 'Michu' Mesza | Michu Meszaros | Mihaly Meszaros | Michu | Mihály 'Michu' Mészáros

Height:

2' 8¾" (0.83 m)
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His ashes are inurned at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California near Michael Jackson. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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