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Allan Melvin

Born February 18, 1923

Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.

Died January 17, 2008 (aged 84)

Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Cause of death Cancer

Occupation Actor, Voice actor, Impressionist

Years active 1951–1994

Allan John Melvin (February 18, 1923 – January 17, 2008) was an American character actor who appeared in several television shows including the recurring roles of Corporal Henshaw on The Phil Silvers Show; Sergeant Hacker on Gomer Pyle, USMC; Alice’s boyfriend Sam the Butcher on The Brady Bunch; and Archie Bunker’s friend Barney Hefner on All in the Family and Archie Bunker’s Place.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Allan Melvin

Born February 18, 1923

Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.

Died January 17, 2008 (aged 84)

Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Cause of death Cancer

Occupation Actor, Voice actor, Impressionist

Years active 1951–1994

Allan John Melvin (February 18, 1923 – January 17, 2008) was an American character actor who appeared in several television shows including the recurring roles of Corporal Henshaw on The Phil Silvers Show; Sergeant Hacker on Gomer Pyle, USMC; Alice’s boyfriend Sam the Butcher on The Brady Bunch; and Archie Bunker’s friend Barney Hefner on All in the Family and Archie Bunker’s Place.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 31

Birthday 1923-02-18

Day of Death 2008-01-17

Place of Birth Kansas City, Missouri, U.S

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1994 Scooby-Doo! in Arabian Nights as Sinbad / Magilla Gorilla (voice)
1990 Wake, Rattle, and Roll (20 episodes)
1987 Yogi's Great Escape
1987 Popeye and Son (26 episodes)
1982 Pac-Man (44 episodes)
1982 Yogi Bear's All-Star Comedy Christmas Caper as Magilla Gorilla / Murray (voice)
1979 Archie Bunker's Place (97 episodes)
1978 The All-New Popeye Hour (147 episodes) as Bluto
1976 The Scooby-Doo/Dynomutt Hour (48 episodes)
1974 Hong Kong Phooey (23 episodes)
1974 Mesa Trouble as Big Red (voice)
1973 Yogi's Gang (16 episodes)
1972 The Banana Splits in Hocus Pocus Park as Drooper (voice)
1972 Yogi's Ark Lark as Magilla Gorilla / Second Truck Driver / Man (voice)
1971 All in the Family (5 episodes)
1970 It's The Wolf (21 episodes)
1970 Pufnstuf as H. R. Pufnstuf / Henrich Rat / Living Island Boat / Orville Pelican / Polka-Dotted Horse / Stupid Bat / West Wind (voice) (as Al Melvin)
1969 The Brady Bunch (45 episodes) as Sam Franklin
1969 Cattanooga Cats (31 episodes)
1968 The Adventures of Gulliver (17 episodes)
1968 The Banana Splits Adventure Hour (37 episodes)
1968 With Six You Get Eggroll as Desk Sergeant
1966 Alice in Wonderland or What's a Nice Kid Like You Doing in a Place Like This? as Humphrey Dumpty
1965 Lost in Space (1 episode) as Enforcer Claudio (1 episode) as Little Joe / Gambling Machine (voice)
1964 Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (2 episodes)
1964 Magilla Gorilla (47 episodes)
1963 Grindl (1 episode)
1961 The Dick Van Dyke Show (1 episode) as Sam Pomeroy
1960 The Andy Griffith Show (8 episodes) as Clyde Plaunt / Fred Plummer / Escaped Prisoner / Clarence "Doc" Malloy/ Neal/ Hotel Detective Bardoli
1960 The Flintstones (52 episodes) as Quartz
1955 The Phil Silvers Show (144 episodes)

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