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Also Known As: Died: January 12, 1962
Born: January 23, 1919 Cause of Death: auto accident
Birth Place: Trenton, New Jersey, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Sail a Crooked Ship (1962) as Bugsy F. Foglemeyer
Foolish robbers steal and board a ship they can''''t sail.
2.
Pepe (1961) as Customs official
When is beloved horse is stolen and sold to a movie star, a young man travels to Hollywood.
3.
Five Golden Hours (1961) as Aldo Bondi
A con artist who fleeces wealthy widows falls for his latest mark.
4.
Wake Me When It's Over (1960) as Capt. Charles Stark
A WW II veteran is sent back into the service due to some bureaucratic mistake. It is peace-time, and he's shipped off to a remote South Pacific island Naval radar station, where all the servicemen there are so bored and eccentric that he concocts an idea that they should turn the island into a resort.
5.
North to Alaska (1960) as Frankie Canon
Two prospectors cope with woman problems and a con man.
6.
Our Man in Havana (1960) as Capt. Segura
A salesman in Cuba takes up spying to support his spendthrift daughter.
7.
Strangers When We Meet (1960) as Roger Altar
An extramarital affair threatens the fortunes of two families.
8.
It Happened to Jane (1959) as Harry Foster Malone
A small-town businesswoman takes on a railroad magnate in court.
9.
Bell, Book and Candle (1959) as Sidney Redlitch
A beautiful witch puts a love spell on an unknowing publisher.
10.
Operation Mad Ball (1957) as Capt. Paul Lock
A peacetime soldier plots to throw a party under his strict captain's nose.

Music (feature film)

11.
Scary Burglar, The (1999) as Song Performer ("Mack The Knife")
Two lovers are interupted in their reverie by the alarming sound of someone flushing their toilet. The Woman goes to investigate while the Man goes back to sleep. The burglary she uncovers will forever alter her karaoke unconscious.

Director (special)

12.
Ernie Kovacs Special, The (1962) as Director
Comedy special starring Ernie Kovacs. His last television show, taped one week before his untimely death in an auto accident in Beverly Hills. The show was aired as scheduled, along with a special note of tribute to the comedian in recognition of his unique and irreplaceable contribution to the medi

Cast (special)

13.
Ernie Kovacs Special, The (1962) as Host
Comedy special starring Ernie Kovacs. His last television show, taped one week before his untimely death in an auto accident in Beverly Hills. The show was aired as scheduled, along with a special note of tribute to the comedian in recognition of his unique and irreplaceable contribution to the medi
14.
Private Eye, Private Eye (1961) as Host
A music and comedy spoof of detective shows on TV.
15.
Rosalind Russell Show, The (1959) as Guest
A musical revue that traces the changes in show business over the years.
16.
I Was a Bloodhound (1959) as Barney Colby
The story of Barney Colby, a private detective with an uncanny sense of smell -- a gift he uses to solve baffling crimes. In the pilot episode, Colby is hired to recover a baby elephant, the symbol of royalty to a foreign country, when it is stolen and held for $50,000 in ransom.
17.
Festival of Magic (1957) as Host
The program features the performances of guest magicians. The first ninety-minute television program devoted to the subject of magic.
18.
Sonja Henie's Holiday on Ice (1956) as Guest
A color special featuring music, songs, comedy and ice skating starring Sonje Henie.

Writer (special)

19.
Ernie Kovacs Special, The (1962) as Writer
Comedy special starring Ernie Kovacs. His last television show, taped one week before his untimely death in an auto accident in Beverly Hills. The show was aired as scheduled, along with a special note of tribute to the comedian in recognition of his unique and irreplaceable contribution to the medi

Producer (special)

20.
Ernie Kovacs Special, The (1962) as Producer
Comedy special starring Ernie Kovacs. His last television show, taped one week before his untimely death in an auto accident in Beverly Hills. The show was aired as scheduled, along with a special note of tribute to the comedian in recognition of his unique and irreplaceable contribution to the medi

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