Adolfo Celi was an Italian actor perhaps best known for his role as Emilio Largo in the 1965 James Bond film Thunderball. Celi would later spoof his Thunderball role in the 1967 film O.K. Connery, in which he played Mr. Thayer.
Adolfo Celi died of a heart attack in Tuscany, Italy in 1986. He was 63 years old.