Chick Vennera, ‘The Golden Girls’ actor, dead at 74

Vennera, born Francis Vennera in New york city, played the repeating function of Enrique on “The Golden Girls,” and likewise voiced characters for “Animaniacs and Batman Beyond.”

Chick Vennera in "Thank God It's Friday."

After serving in the Army, Vennera resided in Los Angeles, where he carried out in bars and started a respected tv profession with functions on the 1978-81 Robert Urich series “Vega$,” “T.J. Hooker,” “Diff’rent Strokes” and “Night Court.”

He operated in many movies, consisting of “Yanks,” appearing together with Richard Gere, and Robert Redford’s “Milagro Beanfield War.

He played played both a boxer and a reporter named Enrique Mas in “The Golden Girls.”

Betty White, Rue McClanahan, Chick Vennera, Bea Arthur and Estelle Getty in a 1989 episode of "The Golden Girls."

Vennera likewise established and taught at Los Angeles’ Abandoner Theatre and Movie Group.

He is endured by his child, Nicky Vennera, and his spouse Suzanne Vennera.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.