“The Bishop” is found

No longer a missing man, onetime actor, and Pasadena gad-about Basil Tellou, aka “The Bishop” has been found, according to several sources.

Tellou, who played roles in several low budget movies in the 40s and 50s, turned up in Pasadena Tuesday afternoon. He was last seen at an inauguration party at Pasadena’s Jackie Robinson Center, that was attended by our own Larry Wilson.


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The bishop goes missing


Sheriff’s deputies are seeking 86-year-old Basil Tellou after the elderly man disappeared from his home in Duarte on Jan. 20.

Tellou, also known as “The Bishop” is well known in Pasadena’s Playhouse District and apparently frequents Vroman’s.

Back in the 1940s and 1950s, Tellou worked as a bit player in Hollywood and appeared in a movie titled “Harbor of the Missing Men.”

Here’s a link to his IMDB page.


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