|First appearance||"The Routine" (Episode 1.01)|
|Last appearance||"Exeunt Omnes" (Episode 6.08)|
|Reason/Cause||End of Series|
|Date of Conviction||N/a|
|Episode Count||6 Credited Episodes|
|Portrayed by||John Palumbo|
Zanghi is one of the Italians who has been on the show since the first season. He is one of the inmates seen earning their GED while in Oz. For the rest of the series, he is seen as Chucky Pancamo's podmate acting as one of the Italians' soldiers throughout his stay in Oz. During the narration of one episode, is hinted that, before Oz, Zanghi was a pizza deliveryman.
Seen as a background character
Zanghi was one of the four Italians let back into Emerald City, along with Seggio, Pancamo and Peter Schibetta. Under Peter's rule, Zanghi is used as an enforcer. When Peter is raped and shunned from The Mafia, a new leader comes along, Antonio Nappa.
Season 4 Part IEdit
Season 4 Part IIEdit
Zanghi and the other Italians go to war with the Aryan Brotherhood as Chucky ordered the hit on Hank Schillinger, Schibetta goes to Kareem Said for help against the nazis and Said declines and tells him he will always be known to be one of Adebisi's bitches and Zanghi agreed with the fact. After Schibetta is raped for the second time, Zanghi takes leadership, but is replaced after a brief time by Frank Urbano. Under Urbano's rule, Zanghi is an enforcer, and Seggio is promoted to lieutenant.
Zanghi is mostly a background character in season 6. Zanghi, Pancamo, and the other Italians murder Stanley Bukowski due to Bukowski's marijuana brownie sales cutting into the profits of the Italians' drug trade.
- Stanley Bukowski: Murdered for cutting into the Italians' profits. (2003)