Biography

A well known character actor, Vigran was originally a law school graduate. He later chose to pursue acting, and performed in hundreds of radio shows with the likes of Jack Benny, Bob Hope and Jimmy Durante. He appeared frequently as various villains on the TV Series Adventures of Superman (1952), and made several guest appearances on television series like The Brady Bunch (1969) and I Love Lucy (1951).

A well known character actor, Vigran was originally a law school graduate. He later chose to pursue acting, and performed in hundreds of radio shows with the likes of Jack Benny, Bob Hope and Jimmy Durante. He appeared frequently as various villains on the TV Series Adventures of Superman (1952), and made several guest appearances on television series like The Brady Bunch (1969) and I Love Lucy (1951).

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 118

Birthday 1910-06-05

Day of Death 1986-11-29

Place of Birth Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA

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Also Known As

  • Herbert Vigran
  • Herb Vigram

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1982 Remington Steele(1 episode)
1982 Shirt tales(48 episodes)
1979 Knots Landing(1 episode)
1978 Every Girl Should Have One as Ambrose
1976 Charlie's Angels(1 episode)
1975 The Jeffersons(1 episode)
1974 Benji as Lt. Ted Samuels
1974 Chico and the Man(1 episode)
1974 Kolchak: The Night Stalker(1 episode)
1974 Herbie Rides Again as Window Washer
1973 Charlotte's Web as Lurvy
1973 Day of the Wolves as The Realtor
1972 The Streets of San Francisco(1 episode)
1972 Emergency!(1 episode)
1971 Vanished(2 episodes) as Joe Hotchkiss
1970 The Odd Couple(1 episode)
1970 Nanny and the Professor(1 episode)
1969 The Brady Bunch(2 episodes)
1968 The Mod Squad(1 episode)
1968 Adam-12(1 episode)
1968 Hawaii Five-O(1 episode)
1968 The New Adventures of Huckleberry Finn(1 episode)
1968 The Adventures of Gulliver(17 episodes)
1967 Good Morning, World(1 episode)
1967 The Reluctant Astronaut as NASA Doctor
1966 The Hero(1 episode)
1965 I Dream of Jeannie(1 episode)
1964 Gilligan's Island(1 episode)
1964 Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.(4 episodes)
1964 Bewitched(5 episodes)
1964 Wendy and Me(1 episode)
1963 Petticoat Junction(2 episodes)
1963 The Fugitive(1 episode)
1963 The Dakotas(1 episode)
1962 The Lucy Show(2 episodes)
1962 The Beverly Hillbillies(2 episodes)
1962 The Virginian(2 episodes)
1961 The Dick Van Dyke Show(3 episodes) as Bernie
1961 87th Precinct(1 episode)
1961 Mister Ed(2 episodes)
1960 Surfside 6(1 episode)
1960 The Andy Griffith Show(2 episodes)
1960 The Flintstones(3 episodes)
1960 My Three Sons(1 episode)
1960 Pete and Gladys(1 episode)
1960 Bells Are Ringing as Barney Lampwick
1959 The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis(2 episodes)
1959 The DuPont Show with June Allyson(1 episode)
1959 Tightrope(1 episode)
1959 Plunderers of Painted Flats as Mr. Perry
1959 One Step Beyond(1 episode)
1958 77 Sunset Strip(1 episode)
1958 The Donna Reed Show(2 episodes)
1958 Peter Gunn(1 episode)
1958 Wanted: Dead or Alive(1 episode)
1958 The Gun Runners as Freddy (uncredited)
1957 26 Men(2 episodes)
1957 The Edge of Innocence
1957 The Helen Morgan Story as Finney
1957 Leave It to Beaver(1 episode)
1957 Maverick(4 episodes)
1957 Perry Mason(2 episodes)
1957 M Squad(1 episode)
1957 The Midnight Story as Charlie Cuneo
1957 A Hatful of Rain as Talkative Man in Elevator
1957 Richard Diamond, Private Detective(2 episodes)
1957 The Vampire as Sgt. George Ryan
1956 Calling Homicide as Ray Engel
1956 A Cry in the Night as Jensen - Sergeant at Police Desk
1956 Three for Jamie Dawn as Mr. Robbins
1956 That Certain Feeling as TV Director
1956 Safe Keeping as Marc
1955 Last of the Desperados as Coroner (bit)
1955 The 20th Century Fox Hour(2 episodes)
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents(1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke(10 episodes)
1955 It's Always Fair Weather as Nashby
1954 December Bride(1 episode)
1954 Dragnet as Mr. Archer
1954 Susan Slept Here as Sergeant Sam Hanlon
1953 So This Is Love as Club M.C.
1953 General Electric Theater(2 episodes)
1953 Never Wave at a WAC as Photographer
1952 The Star as Roy
1952 Cavalcade of America(1 episode)
1952 Just for You as George - Jordan's Chauffeur (as Herbert Vigran)
1952 Somebody Loves Me as Lipscott
1952 Adventures of Superman(5 episodes)
1952 O. Henry's Full House as The Clarion Call: Poker Player
1952 Oklahoma Annie as Otto
1952 Gang Busters(1 episode)
1951 Dragnet(8 episodes)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars(3 episodes)
1951 I Love Lucy(4 episodes)
1950 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show(2 episodes)
1950 Side Street as News Photographer
1949 And Baby Makes Three as Woodley
1949 The Judge as Reporter with pipe
1948 Ford Theatre(1 episode)
1948 All My Sons as Card Player
1947 The Burning Cross as Jim Todd
1947 Monsieur Verdoux as Reporter (uncredited)
1942 The Great Gildersleeve as George, the jeweller
1942 Secrets of a Co-Ed as Soapy
1941 New York Town as Barker
1941 Reg'lar Fellers as Mr. Hall, Radio Announcer
1941 Murder by Invitation as Eddie - Press Photographer
1941 Murder by Invitation as Eddie
1941 Redhead as Morocco Club bartender
1941 City of Missing Girls as Danny Mason
1940 Behind the News as Reporter #1 on Phone
1940 The Golden Fleecing as Taxi Driver
1940 Stranger on the Third Floor as Reporter Who Wins Cardgame
1940 Cross-Country Romance as Omaha Star-Herald Reporter
1940 Hold That Woman! as Furniture Company Repossessor
1940 Two Girls on Broadway as Reporter
1940 It All Came True as Monks
1935 Skybound as Grant the Mechanic
1934 Happy Landing as Radio Operator

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