1 December 2013 (aged 83)|
|Occupation||Actor, writer and director|
Personal life[change | change source]
Grech was born in Sliema. Lino Grech died on the night of 1 December 2013, aged 83, at the Mater Dei Hospital in Msida from prostate cancer. He is survived by his wife and his two children. His funeral took place on 4 December. His remains were cremated.
Career[change | change source]
Grech was noted for his role on the television drama F'Bahar Wiehed (1970s). It was the first Maltese-language television series, which broadcast on TVM. Greech also directed and wrote stage works. Grech wanted to strengthen the theatrical and television works in Malta.
Besides acting, Grech was a labor union activist. He led one of the longest strikes on workers' rights in Maltese history.