Who is Sue Silla?
Sue Silla is widely known as the wife of actor Felix Silla, known for playing the role of Cousin Itt on the TV series ‘Addams Family’. She is an actress best known for her role in the comedy film ‘Wilbur and the Baby Factory’. Husband Felix has reportedly died at the age of 84.
The news of his death was confirmed by his longtime friend and actor Gil Gerard on Twitter.
How old is Sue Silla?
Sue Silla is believed to be in her late 70s.
Felix Silla Wife Sue Silla
Felix and Sue shared two children together, daughter Bonnie and son Michael, who tragically died at the age of 45 last year. Michael was born on September 1, 1974, in Torrance, California. According to an obituary on Dignity Memorial, he attended culinary school at Los Angeles Mission College and pursued his love of cooking. He was an avid cook and loved to barbeque for his family. Michael died on March 22, 2020.
Felix Silla Obituary
Born in Rome, Italy, in January 1937, Silla came to the United States in 1955. He trained as a circus performer and toured with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. Silla started his career in Hollywood as a stuntman in 1962. A year later, he worked in the Gig Young-Shirley Jones comedy film ‘A Ticklish Affair’ and appeared on the ‘Bonanza’ episode ‘Hoss and the Leprechauns’.
“Felix died just a few hours ago and the only good I can draw from his passing is that he didn’t suffer any longer,” he wrote. “I will miss him terribly, especially the time we had at our panels. Just telling me to, ‘go ‘f ‘myself,’” Gill Gerard wrote.
Felix Silla Cause of Death
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the actor died after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
So sad to hear that actor Felix Silla has passed away. He was a great guy every time I saw him at various events. RIP, Felix. ^i^ pic.twitter.com/njjWy8s2sm
— Chip Coffey (@chipcoffey) April 16, 2021
The actor also appeared in movies such as ‘Planet of the Apes’ (1968), ‘Demon Seed’ (1977) and ‘Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom’ (1984). On the other hand, he did stunt work in projects such as ‘The Towering Inferno’ (1974), ‘E.T. the Extra Terrestrial’ (1982), ‘Poltergeist’ (1982) and ‘Batman Returns’ (1992). The actor was married to Sue Silla and the couple shared two children, Bonnie and Michael. Here’s all about Felix’s family.