Gennaro "Gerry" Mendicino is a Canadian actor. He graduated from the University of Windsor Drama School and began his acting career on the television series King of Kensington then went on to host the TV series Polka Dot Door. He portrayed Sam Ramone in the television series Ready or Not. Other significant roles include Uncle Taki in My Big Fat Greek Wedding and Dominic in Kung Fu: The Legend Continues. He's also been tortured in Saw 6 and danced with John Travolta in Hairspray. Gerry reprised his role as Uncle Taki in My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2.
Gerry Mendicino has performed in plays across Canada including Italian Funerals and other Festive Occasions, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Speed the Plow, 42nd Street, Three Men on a Horse, The Kite Runner, Lend Me a Tenor, Moose on the Loose and his one man musical play My Baby Boomers Blues. In 2017, he gave his voice talent to Pothinus.