Meeno Peluce (born February 26, 1970) is a former American child actor, the child of Floyd Peluce and Sondra Peluce Londy. He has one half-sister, actress Soleil Moon Frye, whose father is actor Virgil Frye. With dark curly hair and pixieish looks, Peluce made guest appearances on American television programs during the 1970s and early 1980s, including “Starsky and Hutch”, “Diff’rent Strokes”, “The Incredible Hulk”, “Happy Days”, …
Among his regular television roles were Tanner Boyle in The Bad News Bears and as history prodigy Jeffrey Jones in Voyagers!. He appeared in the pilot episode of the M*A*S*H spinoff W*A*L*T*E*R with Gary Burghoff, but the series was not picked up.
He also appeared in several made-for-TV movies, including Night Cries, Fast Friends, and World War III, and in the original theatrical release of The Amityville Horror, as one of the Lutz children. Peluce also appeared in the music video for “The Last in Line” by the group Dio.
After growing up, Peluce attended college and became a history teacher, with a position at Hollywood High School in the late 1990s. He returned to film during 1998, co-writing and co-producing Wild Horses (aka Lunch Time Special) with Soleil Moon Frye, and in 2001 when he appeared in Alex in Wonder (also titled Sex and a Girl).
Peluce is a photographer, and showcases his photographs, along with writings, at his website, meenophoto