Ed Nelson (I) (1928–2014)

Actor | Special Effects | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Jackie Chan's Who Am I? (1998) | Police Academy 3: Back in Training (1986) | Riding with Death (1976)
AKA 
Edward Nelson | Edwin Stafford Nelson | Edwin Nelson
BORN 
Dec 21, 1928 (died Aug 9, 2014)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (44 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (148 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Murder, She WroteMurder, She Wrote (TV Series) Henry Post / Judge Willard Clinton / Raymond 'Ray' Bascomb / Mayor Albert Simpson / Carl Turnball (5 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985–1995 5
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  • Primary photo for Jake and the FatmanJake and the Fatman (TV Series) Harrison Dole (2 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988–1990 2
  • Primary photo for MacGyverMacGyver (TV Series) Arthur Bandel (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
    • Ma Dalton (Jan 23, 1989) Arthur Bandel  Less
  • Primary photo for J.J. StarbuckJ.J. Starbuck (TV Series) Ted Fuller (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Cagney & LaceyCagney & Lacey (TV Series) Sgt. Steingrove (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for The Law and Harry McGrawThe Law and Harry McGraw (TV Series) Jefferson Randolph (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for HotelHotel (TV Series) Mr. Harper (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Sworn to SilenceSworn to Silence (TV Movie) Victor Handler  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for DynastyDynasty (TV Series) Sam Dexter (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for CapitolCapitol (TV Series) Mark Denning / Sen. Mark Denning / Senator Mark Denning (6 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982–1986 6
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  • Primary photo for Peyton Place: The Next GenerationPeyton Place: The Next Generation (TV Movie) Dr. Michael Rossi  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Finder of Lost LovesFinder of Lost Loves (TV Series) Bill Garnett, an FBI Agent (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
    • Echoes (Oct 27, 1984) Bill Garnett, an FBI Agent  Less
  • Primary photo for The Fall GuyThe Fall Guy (TV Series) Mr. Jason (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Matt HoustonMatt Houston (TV Series) Fred Boethig (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Shaft of LoveThe Shaft of Love (TV Movie) Dr. John Burns  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Help Wanted: MaleHelp Wanted: Male (TV Movie) George Dobbs  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Bret MaverickBret Maverick (TV Series) Andrew J. Tendall (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Quincy M.E.Quincy M.E. (TV Series) Captain Edwards / Capt. Edwards (2 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981 2
  • Primary photo for CHiPsCHiPs (TV Series) Brian (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Born to Be SoldBorn to Be Sold (TV Movie) Carl Strickland  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Walking TallWalking Tall (TV Series) Edwin Campbell (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Vega$Vega$ (TV Series) Phillip Landauer / Jonathan Stockwood (2 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978–1981 2
  • Primary photo for Trapper John, M.D.Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series) Albert Ryker (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Enola Gay: The Men, the Mission, the Atomic BombEnola Gay: The Men, the Mission, the Atomic Bomb (TV Movie) President Harry S Truman  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Return of Frank CannonThe Return of Frank Cannon (TV Movie) Mike Danvers  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Lou GrantLou Grant (TV Series) Jim Carlisle (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Pack (Oct 27, 1980) Jim Carlisle  Less
  • Primary photo for The Girl, the Gold Watch & EverythingThe Girl, the Gold Watch & Everything (TV Movie) Joseph Locordolos  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for HagenHagen (TV Series) Dr. Sanger (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Trauma (Apr 5, 1980) Dr. Sanger  Less
  • Primary photo for Charlie's AngelsCharlie's Angels (TV Series) George Starrett (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Barnaby JonesBarnaby Jones (TV Series) Richard Gibson / Ed Simmons / Larry Kinner (2 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974–1979 2
  • Primary photo for The Rockford FilesThe Rockford Files (TV Series) Blake Sternlight / Edgar 'Bud' Clement (2 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977–1979 2
  • Primary photo for Anatomy of a SeductionAnatomy of a Seduction (TV Movie) Mark Kane  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Salvage 1Salvage 1 (TV Series) General Macklin (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
    • Mermadon (Apr 16, 1979) General Macklin  Less
  • Primary photo for Doctors' Private LivesDoctors' Private Lives (TV Mini-series) Dr. Michael Wise  Less 1979– 
  • Primary photo for David Cassidy - Man UndercoverDavid Cassidy - Man Undercover (TV Series) Densmore (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for CrashCrash (TV Movie) Philip Mulwray  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for DallasDallas (TV Series) Jeb Amos (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
    • Bypass (Oct 14, 1978) Jeb Amos  Less
  • Primary photo for Leave Yesterday BehindLeave Yesterday Behind (TV Movie) Mr. Clarkson  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Doctors' Private LivesDoctors' Private Lives (TV Movie) Dr. Mike Wise  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for SuperdomeSuperdome (TV Movie) George Beldridge  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Logan's RunLogan's Run (TV Series) Dr. Rowan (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Murder in Peyton PlaceMurder in Peyton Place (TV Movie) Dr. Michael Rossi  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Captain Glen Wyler (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for GibbsvilleGibbsville (TV Series) Farley (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Most WantedMost Wanted (TV Series) Moose Watson (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Gemini ManGemini Man (TV Mini-series) Robert Denby (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for The Bionic WomanThe Bionic Woman (TV Series) Lucky Harrison (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Riding with DeathRiding with Death (TV Movie) Robert Denby  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Get Christie Love!Get Christie Love! (TV Series) Charles Bettman (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Dr. Simon LockeDr. Simon Locke (TV Series) Andy Fane / Max Ziegler / Jonathan Frye (3 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973–1975 3
  • Primary photo for Medical CenterMedical Center (TV Series) Wesley Stockwood / Cal / Hank (3 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1975 3
  • Primary photo for The Missing Are DeadlyThe Missing Are Deadly (TV Movie) Dr. Margolin  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Police WomanPolice Woman (TV Series) Lieutenant John Hess (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
    • Shoefly (Dec 20, 1974) Lieutenant John Hess  Less
  • Primary photo for IronsideIronside (TV Series) Joe Lynch (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Police HeadquartersPolice Headquarters (TV Movie) Lt. Cavin Zenger  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Adam-12Adam-12 (TV Series) Abe Strayhorn (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Houston, We've Got a ProblemHouston, We've Got a Problem (TV Movie) Gene Kranz, Flight Director  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The F.B.I.The F.B.I. (TV Series) Hamilton / Walter Swenson / Vincent Paquette (3 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1973 3
  • Primary photo for LindaLinda (TV Movie) Paul Reston  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Runaway!Runaway! (TV Movie) Nick Staffo  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Kung FuKung Fu (TV Series) Sheriff Walter Raha (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Streets of San FranciscoThe Streets of San Francisco (TV Series) Robert Alan Hobbes (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Mission: ImpossibleMission: Impossible (TV Series) Van Cleve (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Mod SquadThe Mod Squad (TV Series) Johnny Stringer (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for TenaflyTenafly (TV Series) Ted Harris (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
    • Pilot (Feb 12, 1973) Ted Harris  Less
  • Primary photo for EscapeEscape (TV Series) Frank Wyatt (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
    • The Sub (Feb 11, 1973) Frank Wyatt  Less
  • Primary photo for SearchSearch (TV Series) Commander William Parker (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Owen Marshall, Counselor at LawOwen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series) Vincent Thayer / Todd (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1972 2
  • Primary photo for Alias Smith and JonesAlias Smith and Jones (TV Series) Sheriff Frank Canton (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Sixth SenseThe Sixth Sense (TV Series) The Pilot (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for BanacekBanacek (TV Series) Geoff Holden (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Night GalleryNight Gallery (TV Series) Tom Burke (segment "Little Girl Lost") (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Screaming WomanThe Screaming Woman (TV Movie) Carl Nesbitt  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for O'Hara, U.S. TreasuryO'Hara, U.S. Treasury (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for CannonCannon (TV Series) Andy Carver (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for A Little GameA Little Game (TV Movie) Paul Hamilton  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Marcus Welby, M.D.Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series) Todd (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for The Man and the CityThe Man and the City (TV Series) Principal Eastman (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for The Silent ForceThe Silent Force (TV Series) Ward Fuller (15 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1971 15
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  • Primary photo for Along Came a SpiderAlong Came a Spider (TV Movie) Dr. Martin Becker  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Peyton PlacePeyton Place (TV Series) Michael Rossi (514 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964–1969 514
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  • Primary photo for Perry MasonPerry Mason (TV Series) Dirk Blake / Ward Nichols (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1964 2
  • Primary photo for The Fisher FamilyThe Fisher Family (TV Series) Paul Barstow (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Arrest and TrialArrest and Trial (TV Series) Jeff Collins (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Tom King / Burt Cury / Seth Owen / Perce McCall / Rusk / Lee Prentice (6 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1964 6
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  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Series) Steve Edson / Paul Clements (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1964 2
  • Primary photo for Combat!Combat! (TV Series) Burgess (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for ChanningChanning (TV Series) Deke Allison (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963 2
  • Primary photo for RedigoRedigo (TV Series) Danny Kilpatrick (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Al Bleecker / Burke Clayton / Sheriff Donovan (3 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1963 3
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Col. Luke Stone (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • Nightmare (Dec 2, 1963) Col. Luke Stone  Less
  • Primary photo for Dr. KildareDr. Kildare (TV Series) Dr. Keith Judge (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The UntouchablesThe Untouchables (TV Series) Marty Pulaski / Johnny Prebble / Marty Stoke (3 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1963 3
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Dave Murcott (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Eleventh HourThe Eleventh Hour (TV Series) Jack Page (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Gallant MenThe Gallant Men (TV Series) Maj. Ross (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The DakotasThe Dakotas (TV Series) Lt. John Schwimmer (1 episode, 1963), Performer ("John Brown's Body") (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • A Walk Through the Badlands (Mar 18, 1963) Lt. John Schwimmer, Performer ("John Brown's Body") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Alfred Hitchcock HourThe Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) Alex Trevor / Tom Keller (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1963 2
  • Primary photo for LaramieLaramie (TV Series) Gil Harrison / Sable / Cal Mason / Mace (4 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1963 4
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  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Philip Redfield (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Alcoa PremiereAlcoa Premiere (TV Series) Brick Avery / Eddie Norman (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1963 2
  • Primary photo for The VirginianThe Virginian (TV Series) Ralph Slocum (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Saints and SinnersSaints and Sinners (TV Series) Ray (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Stoney BurkeStoney Burke (TV Series) Nick Martin (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Sam Weber / Lt. Cory Clemens / Chuck Wittaker / Kels Morgan (4 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1962 4
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  • Primary photo for Sam BenedictSam Benedict (TV Series) Neil Bracket (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Wide CountryWide Country (TV Series) Paul Corbello (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Death Valley DaysDeath Valley Days (TV Series) Frank Girard (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for CheckmateCheckmate (TV Series) Chuck Palmer / Gil Stoneham / Carson (3 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1962 3
  • Primary photo for The New BreedThe New Breed (TV Series) Roger Sykes / Jefty Bright (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962 2
  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Garth (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Tall ManThe Tall Man (TV Series) Dr. Wade Parsons (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Hawaiian EyeHawaiian Eye (TV Series) Mark Hollis (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Law and Mr. JonesThe Law and Mr. Jones (TV Series) Frank Skinner (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The DetectivesThe Detectives (TV Series) George / Stanley Bolen / Al Kramer (3 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1962 3
  • Primary photo for Cain's HundredCain's Hundred (TV Series) Peter Stull (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for MaverickMaverick (TV Series) Gary Harrison / Bill Parker / 2nd Classmate (3 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1962 3
  • Primary photo for 87th Precinct87th Precinct (TV Series) Bill Miller (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for HenneseyHennesey (TV Series) Cmdr. Pete Judson / Navy officer (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1961 2
    • Going Home (Dec 18, 1961) Cmdr. Pete Judson  Less
    • Pilot (Sep 28, 1959) Navy officer  Less
  • Primary photo for ThrillerThriller (TV Series) Tom Ellison / Daniel Le Jean / George Parker / Charlie / Brundage (4 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1961 4
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  • Primary photo for Tales of Wells FargoTales of Wells Fargo (TV Series) Frisco Kid / Andy Thorpe (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961 2
  • Primary photo for The RiflemanThe Rifleman (TV Series) Ben Vargas / Ben Travis / Stacey Beldon (3 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1961 3
  • Primary photo for Bat MastersonBat Masterson (TV Series) Browder / Jedrow (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1961 2
  • Primary photo for Have Gun - Will TravelHave Gun - Will Travel (TV Series) Rack / Carl / Pierre 'Pete' Deverell / Ed Stacy / Will Gage (5 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1961 5
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  • Primary photo for Surfside 6Surfside 6 (TV Series) Eddie Grant (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Zane Grey TheaterZane Grey Theater (TV Series) Vince Harwell / Tantasi / Albie / Jack Bowen / Nelson (5 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958–1961 5
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  • Primary photo for The AquanautsThe Aquanauts (TV Series) Chris Garland (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The RebelThe Rebel (TV Series) Clint Mowbree / The Stalker / Doug / Chad / Matt (5 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1961 5
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  • Primary photo for Shotgun SladeShotgun Slade (TV Series) Sheriff Clyde Perdito (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The DeputyThe Deputy (TV Series) Pete McCurdy (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Life and Legend of Wyatt EarpThe Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series) Hal Babcock (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for OutlawsOutlaws (TV Series) Elmer Foss (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Blue AngelsThe Blue Angels (TV Series) Lt Dayl Martin (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Coronado 9Coronado 9 (TV Series) Doug Forbes (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Tombstone TerritoryTombstone Territory (TV Series) Kansas Joe Barton / Chris / Charlie / Cowboy (4 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1960 4
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  • Primary photo for M SquadM Squad (TV Series) Jerry Howes / Lenny Maston (2 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958–1960 2
  • Primary photo for RiverboatRiverboat (TV Series) Jim Tyler (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Johnny RingoJohnny Ringo (TV Series) Kirk / Chet Tomstedter (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960 2
  • Primary photo for Black SaddleBlack Saddle (TV Series) Lee Coogan / Roy Corey (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959 2
  • Primary photo for TightropeTightrope (TV Series) Smiley (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Walter Winchell FileThe Walter Winchell File (TV Series) Lt. Rizzo (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Lawless YearsThe Lawless Years (TV Series) Paramedic (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
    • The Payoff (Jun 11, 1959) Paramedic (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Highway PatrolHighway Patrol (TV Series) Paul Herrick / Bill Gibson / Monty (3 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1959 3
  • Primary photo for FlightFlight (TV Series) Tower Operator (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Silent ServiceThe Silent Service (TV Series) Lou Hole / Lookout / Sonarman / Radar Soundman (4 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1958 4
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  • Primary photo for TargetTarget (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Harbor CommandHarbor Command (TV Series) Arrested Craps Game Participant (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • Counterfeit Money (Nov 29, 1957) Arrested Craps Game Participant  Less
  • Primary photo for Men of AnnapolisMen of Annapolis (TV Series) Anderson (1 episode)  Less 1957–  1
Self (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The $10,000 PyramidThe $10,000 Pyramid (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Contestant (5 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986
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  • Primary photo for Body LanguageBody Language (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985
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  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself - Co-Host / Himself (6 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1975
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  • Primary photo for The Dave Allen ShowThe Dave Allen Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Ed Nelson ShowThe Ed Nelson Show (TV Series) Himself - Host  Less 1969– 
  • Primary photo for The Don Rickles ShowThe Don Rickles Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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