Actor and songwriter who was among Skai TV's 2009 Great Greeks list, coming in at 83rd. In 2010, Forbes named him Greece's most powerful celebrity.
He wrote the first of four political satire revues in 1982, titled Haido's Pasok.
He starred in Deka mikroi Mitsoi, one of Greece's most successful television shows.
His family was living in Larissa when he was born.
He dubbed the voice of Philoctetes/Phil for the Greek version of Disney's 1997 animated film Hercules, the role played by Danny DeVito in the English version.