Phil Leto

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Philip Leto

Philip Leto

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Lori A. Leto

Phil Leto

Date of Birth

Date of Birth: September 13, 1932
Date of Passing: August 01, 2022
Birthplace: Queens, New York
Obituary: Echovita

Phil Leto was an American hairstylist.

Leto worked on many classic motion pictures, including The Godfather, Driving Miss Daisy, Dog Day Afternoon, Serpico, and Network.

He was personal hairstylist to Burt Reynolds, and worked with Reynolds on several of his films, such as Malone, Rent-a-Cop, Switching Channels, Physical Evidence, and Breaking In, as well as Reynolds' short-lived television series, B.L. Stryker.

Phil Leto was an American hairstylist.

Leto worked on many classic motion pictures, including The Godfather, Driving Miss Daisy, Dog Day Afternoon, Serpico, and Network.

He was personal hairstylist to Burt Reynolds, and worked with Reynolds on several of his films, such as Malone, Rent-a-Cop, Switching Channels, Physical Evidence, and Breaking In, as well as Reynolds' short-lived television series, B.L. Stryker.

Leto was nominated for an Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Achievement in Hairstyling for a Miniseries or a Special for his work on the 1989 miniseries Lonesome Dove.

Leto died August 1, 2022, in Lords Valley, Pennsylvania. He was 89.

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