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Also Known As: Died: January 9, 1997
Born: January 3, 1917 Cause of Death: cardiac arrest following colon cancer surgery
Birth Place: Buffalo, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Matinee (1993) as Mr Spector
Comedy set in Key West, Florida, about a group of teenagers who frequent a Saturday movie matinee during the time of the Cuban missile crisis.
Monster in the Closet (1987) as Ben Bernstein
Be afraid, be very afraid. The proverbial monster in the closet is out and causing terror in California in this horror comedy. No home, nor even office buildings, with a closet is safe.
Cat From Outer Space, The (1978) as Ernest Ernie
A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that has special powers, including the ability to allow the cat to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and needs the help of a man named Frank in order to reclaim and repair his ship to get back home.
New Girl in Town (1977)
A young woman from Kentucky dreams of becoming a country music star. She succeeds in having a singing career, but the corrupt music executives who managed to make her a hit also exploit her.
Nashville Girl (1976)
A young woman from Kentucky dreams of becoming a country music star. She succeeds in having a singing career, but the corrupt music executives who managed to make her a hit also exploit her.
Return to Campus (1975) as Sports Announcer
Las Vegas Lady (1975) as Big Jake
Lucky and her friends Carol and Lisa have a compicated plan to steal $500,000 from the cruel manager of the Circus Circus casino in Las Vegas witht the help of a mysterious man. The plan must be flawless in order to work, and each of the participants has ome kind of baggage that may well trip them u
Harvey (1972) as Wilson
The story of Elwood P. Dowd, a devotee of spirits (medicinal and otherwise), and his friend and companion, Harvey, an invisible, six-foot-tall white rabbit who causes Elwood's longsuffering family much trouble.
Bless the Beasts & Children (1971) as Sid Shecker
Troubled children on a dude ranch set out to save a buffalo herd.
The Reluctant Astronaut (1967) as Donelli
Don Knotts is Roy Fleming, a small town kiddie-ride operator who is deathly afraid of heights. After learning that his father has signed him up for the space program, Roy reluctantly heads for Houston, only to find out upon arriving that his job is a janitor, not an astronaut. Anxious to live up to the expectations of his domineering father, Roy manages to keep up a facade of being an astronaut to his family and friends. When NASA decides to launch a lay person into space to prove the worthiness of a new automated spacecraft, Roy gets the chance to confront his fears.
The Spirit Is Willing (1967) as Fess Dorple
The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini (1966) as J. Sinister Hulk
Hiram Stokley is a recently desased corpse who learns that he has 24 hours to mastermind and perform one good deed in order to get into Heaven, so he enlists the help of his long deceased girlfriend Cecily, a ghost, to stop his greedy lawyer, Reginald Ripper and his henchman J. Sinister Hulk from claiming his estate for themselves and protecting his eligible heirs, Chuck, Lili, Hiram's cousin Myrtle, and her son who brings his beach party friends up at the mansion for a pool party while Reginald Ripper also employs his daughter Sinistra, and J. Sinister Hulk's slow-witted associates Chicken Feather and Yolanda to help them terrorize the teens, while dopey biker Eric Von Zipper and his Malibu Rat Pack bikers also get involved in pursuing Yolanda for a share of the estate.
Dear Brigitte (1965) as Argyle
An absent-minded poet with a prejudice against the sciences is forced to face the fact that his son is a math prodigy with little artistic talent of his own.
A House Is Not a Home (1964) as Rafferty
Story follows the life of Polly Adler, who grew to become one of New York's most successful bordello madams of the 20s.
Looking for Love (1964) as Tiger Shay
A promising singer has to choose between show business and marriage.
Pajama Party (1964) as J. Sinister Hulk
A Martian teenager sent to prepare for an invasion falls in love with an Earth girl.
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World (1963) as Radio tower operator
A group of greedy clowns tears up the countryside in search of buried treasure.
The Yellow Canary (1963) as Ed Thornburg
It's Only Money (1962) as Pete Flint
Lester is a clumsy and awkward TV repair man who is nevertheless gifted technically. In helping out a friend, he is drawn into a mystery involving a missing heir in a rich family. He begins to notice little things, like how much those family portraits look like him. can't be...can he ?
Sail a Crooked Ship (1962) as McDonald
Foolish robbers steal and board a ship they can''''t sail.
A Fever in the Blood (1961) as Mickey Beers
A former governor is murdered and his killer''''s trial is sensationalized in the media.
On the Double (1961) as Cpl. Joseph Praeger
An American serviceman in World War II is forced to stand in for a British spy.
The Right Approach (1961) as Brian Freer
Tomboy and the Champ (1961) as Windy Skiles
The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond (1960) as Leo Bremer
A small-time thief kills his way to the top of the New York rackets.
The Big Night (1960) as Wegg
Marjorie Morningstar (1958) as Lou Michaelson
While working as a counselor at a summer camp, college-student Marjorie Morgenstern falls for 32-year-old Noel Airman, a would-be dramatist working at a nearby summer theater. Like Marjorie, he is an upper-middle-class New York Jew (born 'Ehrman'), but has fallen away from his roots, and Marjorie's parents object among other things to his lack of a suitable profession, such as medicine or law. Noel himself warns Marjorie repeatedly that she's much too naive and conventional for him, but they nonetheless fall in love. As they pursue an on-again-off-again relationship, Marjorie completes her studies at Hunter College, and works to establish an acting career, while Noel first leaves the theater for a job with an advertising agency, but later completes a musical he'd started writing before he and Marjorie had first met. Meanwhile, their relationship deepens (though, consistent with '50s Hollywood mores, the more full-fledged sexuality in their relationship is never explicitly communicated). They plan to marry, but after the musical's critical failure on Broadway, Noel runs away. Marjorie finally tracks him down at the summer theater where they first met--and, realizing that this is probably where he belongs, finally gives up on the relationship. Helping her to move on with her life is Wally, once Noel's assistant, now a very successful Broadway playwright, and all along, Marjorie's unrequited lover. The movie ends with a clear implication Wally and Marjorie will finally be a couple.
Country Music Holiday (1958) as Sonny Moon
God Is My Partner (1957) as Louis "The Lump" Lumpkin
A retired surgeon starts giving away money to religious causes and his family tries to file suit, claiming that he's incompetent.
Johnny Trouble (1957) as Parsons
When her apartment house becomes a college dorm, an elderly woman stays on to become the boys'' surrogate mother.
Designing Woman (1957) as Charlie Arneg
A sportswriter and a fashion designer have a lot of adjusting to do when they marry in haste.
He Laughed Last (1956) as Max Lassiter
When a chorus girl inherits a gangster''''s nightclub, her boyfriend accuses her of cheating.
Back from Eternity (1956) as Pete Boswick
When an airliner crashes in the jungle, the repaired plane can only hold five of the survivors.
The Come On (1956) as J. J. McGonigle
The Bad Seed (1956) as Emory
A woman suspects that her perfect little girl is a ruthless killer.
Not As a Stranger (1955) as [Ben] Cosgrove
A medical student will stop at nothing to become a top surgeon.
The Girl Rush (1955) as Pit boss, Ludwig
Hell's Half Acre (1954) as Tubby Otis
Witness to Murder (1954) as Eddie Vincent
A woman fights to convince the police that she witnessed a murder.
Forever Female (1954) as Willie Wolfe
An aspiring playwright gets an opportunity to see his play produced but is forced to make significant changes in the script so that the producer can cast his middle-aged ex-wife in the ingenue leading role.
Champ for a Day (1953) as Willie Foltis
Gunsmoke (1953) as Professor
Million Dollar Mermaid (1952) as Doc Cronnol
True story of Annette Kellerman, the world''s first great swimming star.
The Girl in White (1952) as Alec
Biography of Emily Dunning, the first woman doctor to practice in a New York hospital.
Death of a Salesman (1952) as Stanley
Francis Goes to the Races (1951) as Frank Daner
Callaway Went Thataway (1951) as Georgie Markham
A real cowboy signs on to impersonate a faded western star for public appearances.
Bedtime For Bonzo (1951) as Babcock
A college professor tries to raise a chimpanzee as though it were human.
Katie Did It (1951) as Jim Dilloway
Katherine Standish, who has been brought up in a strict manner in a prudish New England town, falls in love with a city slicker commercial artist, Peter Van Arden. The romance blossoms until Katie falls victim of some false information, and becomes convinced that Peter is already married and the father of two children.
Guilty Bystander (1950) as Masher
Harvey (1950) as [Marvin] Wilson
A wealthy eccentric prefers the company of an invisible six-foot rabbit to his family.
Gentleman's Agreement (1948) as Elevator starter
A reporter pretends to be Jewish in order to cover a story on anti-Semitism.
Kiss of Death (1947) as Taxi driver
An ex-con trying to go straight must face a crazed criminal out for revenge.

Cast (special)

Night of 100 Stars III (1990)
A celebrity benefit for The Actors' Fund of America, featuring music, songs, dance and comedy. Features nearly 175 stars of stage, screen, sports, and fashion.
Happy Birthday, Hollywood! (1987)
A gala celebration, benefiting the Motion Picture and Television Country House and Hospital, held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles in honor of the centennial of the founding of the town of Hollywood.
Screen Actors Guild 50th Anniversary Celebration, The (1984)
The Screen Actors Guild, the trade union for motion picture performers, celebrates its fiftieth anniversary in this variety special.
Plant Family, The (1978) as Leo Harrell; Geneva'S Brother
Events in the lives of the Plant family, residents of a run-down house in a borderline neighborhood in southern California.
Homer and the Wacky Donut Machine (1976) as Mr Gabby
The story relates the problems that occur when Homer, a mechanically inclined boy, attempts to save his Uncle Ulysses' faltering coffee shop by perfecting an automatic doughnut-making machine.
Of Thee I Sing (1972) as Matthew Fulton
A musical about John P. Wintergreen, a presidential candidate with an irresistible platform based on silver linings and love.
George M! (1970) as E F Albee
An adaptation of the 1968 Broadway musical about the life and music of composer George M. Cohan, Broadway's own "Yankee Doodle Dandy." While adapted from the stage show, the program is actually a rehearsal for "George M!" with the actors apprearing as themselves as well as the characters they portra
Another Day, Another Dollar (1959) as John Burke
The misadventures of Augie Adams, a toy salesman. In the pilot show, broadcast as a segment of "Alcoa Theater," Augie risks losing a big client in order to attend his son's art show at school. See also "How's Business?," the sequel pilot show.
Time Element, The (1958) as Bartender
The pilot film for "The Twilight Zone." The story of Peter Jenson, a man whose recurring dream becomes a reality when he returns to Pearl Harbor on December 5, 1941, two days before it is bombed. The episode relates his frantic efforts to warn military officials of the approaching catastrophe.
Marriage Broker, The (1957) as Doberman (Guest)
The story of Mae Swasey, a woman who begins a matrimonial bureau when her husband is stolen by another woman. Her attempts to pair off lonely hearts--for a fee--was to be the focal point of the unsold series. Based on the 1952 feature film, "The Model and the Marriage Broker."

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