Johnny Palermo’s Death

June 11, 2009
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Johnny Palermo, whose life was short lived, has appeared in over 30 television shows. At the young age of 27, he died in a car wreck in N. Hollywood, California. Learn more about the incident, plus check out pictures, video, and a biography here.

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Actor Johnny Palermo, who may be best known for his role on the television show “Everybody Hates Chris,” where he played Chris’ oversized classmate Frank DiPaolo, died June 8 in a car accident that took place early morning in North Hollywood, Calif.

Johnny, who was only 27-years-old, girlfriend Alessandra Giangrande,who was driving the car at the time of the accident that took both their lives, along with dealing serious injuries to her brother. Both the actor and his girlfriend were pronounced dead at the scene.

Our hearts go out the family of Johnny Palermo and Alessandra Giangrande.

Johnny Palermo Biography

As far as a Bio, here is what we know about the actor’s tragically brief life.

He was born in 1982 in Rochester, NY. Over the span of his short career he appeared in over thirty TV shows. He was a regular on the Nickelodeon show “Just for Kicks” and also has been seen on “Cold Case,” “General Hospital,” “CSI: Miami,” “Rules of Engagement,” “How I Met Your Mother,” and “CSI: NY.”

Johnny Palermo came to his untimely death on June 8, 2009.

Check out pictures from the Airparty Hollywood Halloween a Benefit for the Trevor Project, and a video below.

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3 Responses to “Johnny Palermo’s Death”

  1. 1
    anon Says:

    He’s not the same John Palermo that’s a business partner with Hugh Jackman – different people.

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    Lady Says:

    You have his year of birth as 1978, yet he was 27 when he died, this is obviously wrong.

  3. 3
    Jen Elly Says:

    Thank you Lady. We have updated the post to reflect his correct year. Actor John Palermo was born in 1978 on that day. Sorry for the confusion.