JOHNNY COOL (1963) - Mafia hitman Johnny Colini (Henry Silva) embraces his lover Dare Guiness, a wealthy divorcée Based on the novel, 'The Kingdom of Johnny Cool' by John McPartland - Directed by William Asher - United Artists - Publicity Still.
Henry Silva: Born 09/15/28. An American film and television actor. Very prolific character actor, born in Brooklyn, New York. Sicilian & Spanish descent. He grew up in Harlem, quit school when he was 13 years old. Attended drama classes, supporting himself as a dishwasher and waiter at a Manhattan hotel.