Biography

Gerald Mohr was an American radio, film and television character actor who appeared in more than 500 radio plays, 73 films and over 100 television shows. Born in New York City, he was educated in Dwight Preparatory School in New York City, where he learned to speak fluent French and German. At Columbia University, where he was on a course to become a doctor, before being discovered as promising voice talent by a radio producer. Mohr was hired by the radio station and became a junior reporter. In the mid-1930s, Orson Welles invited him to join his formative Mercury Theatre and appeared on Broadway.   Mohr began appearing in films in the late 1930s, playing his first villain role in the 15-part cliffhanger serial Jungle Girl (1941). After three years' service in the US Army Air Forces during World War II, he returned to Hollywood, starring and appearing in numerous movies until 1949 when he joined Fred Foy has co-announcer for the first series of The Lone Ranger.   From the 1950s on, he appeared as a guest star in more than one hundred television series, mostly westerns, though several comedy, variety, crime, and early science fiction serials.  Mohr is remembered for his performance as "Ricky's friend" psychiatrist 'Dr. Henry Molin' (real life name of the assistant film editor on the show) in the classic February 1953 I Love Lucy episode, "The Inferiority Complex". Mohr's repeated line was, "Treatment, Ricky. Treatment".  

Gerald Mohr was an American radio, film and television character actor who appeared in more than 500 radio plays, 73 films and over 100 television shows. Born in New York City, he was educated in Dwight Preparatory School in New York City, where he learned to speak fluent French and German. At Columbia University, where he was on a course to become a doctor, before being discovered as promising voice talent by a radio producer. Mohr was hired by the radio station and became a junior reporter. In the mid-1930s, Orson Welles invited him to join his formative Mercury Theatre and appeared on Broadway.   Mohr began appearing in films in the late 1930s, playing his first villain role in the 15-part cliffhanger serial Jungle Girl (1941). After three years' service in the US Army Air Forces during World War II, he returned to Hollywood, starring and appearing in numerous movies until 1949 when he joined Fred Foy has co-announcer for the first series of The Lone Ranger.   From the 1950s on, he appeared as a guest star in more than one hundred television series, mostly westerns, though several comedy, variety, crime, and early science fiction serials.  Mohr is remembered for his performance as "Ricky's friend" psychiatrist 'Dr. Henry Molin' (real life name of the assistant film editor on the show) in the classic February 1953 I Love Lucy episode, "The Inferiority Complex". Mohr's repeated line was, "Treatment, Ricky. Treatment".  

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 90

Birthday 1914-06-11

Day of Death 1968-11-09

Place of Birth New York City, New York USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1968 Funny Girl as Branca
1967 Fantastic Four (20 episodes) as Mr. Fantastic (voice)
1967 The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (18 episodes)
1966 Pistols 'n' Petticoats (1 episode)
1966 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (1 episode)
1965 Laredo (1 episode)
1965 The Big Valley (1 episode)
1965 Lost in Space (1 episode)
1965 The Family Jewels as Movie Actor
1963 Burke's Law (1 episode)
1963 Vacation Playhouse (1 episode)
1962 The Lucy Show (1 episode)
1960 Harrigan and Son (1 episode)
1960 Surfside 6 (2 episodes)
1960 Outlaws (3 episodes)
1960 The Aquanauts (1 episode)
1960 This Rebel Breed as Lt. Robert Brooks
1959 The Angry Red Planet as Col. Thomas O`Bannion
1959 Hawaiian Eye (2 episodes)
1959 The Alaskans (1 episode)
1959 The Third Man (1 episode)
1959 Johnny Ringo (1 episode)
1959 The DuPont Show with June Allyson (2 episodes)
1959 Tightrope (1 episode)
1959 A Date with Death as Mike Mason / Louis Deverman
1959 Rawhide (1 episode)
1959 Guns Girls and Gangsters as Chuck Wheeler
1958 77 Sunset Strip (2 episodes)
1958 Bat Masterson (2 episodes)
1958 Lawman (1 episode)
1958 The Rifleman (1 episode)
1958 The Texan (1 episode)
1958 Bronco (3 episodes)
1958 Wanted: Dead or Alive (1 episode)
1958 My World Dies Screaming as Philip Tierney
1957 Maverick (7 episodes)
1957 Perry Mason (1 episode) as Andy Rubin (3 episodes)
1957 Sugarfoot (2 episodes)
1957 The Buckskin Lady as Slinger
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (1 episode)
1955 Cheyenne (2 episodes)
1954 Climax! (1 episode)
1954 Dragonfly Squadron as Capt. MacIntyre
1953 Money from Home as Marshall Preston
1953 The Eddie Cantor Story as Rocky Kramer
1953 Letter to Loretta (2 episodes)
1953 Raiders of the Seven Seas as Captain Jose Salcedo
1953 Private Secretary (1 episode)
1952 Invasion, U.S.A. as Vince Potter
1952 The Ring as Pete Ganusa
1952 The Duel at Silver Creek as Rod Lacy
1952 The Sniper as Police Sgt. Joe Ferris
1951 Detective Story as Tami Giacoppetti
1951 Ten Tall Men as Kayeed Hussein
1951 I Love Lucy (1 episode)
1951 Sirocco as Major Jean Leon
1950 Hunt the Man Down as Walter Long
1950 Undercover Girl as Reed Menig
1950 The Blonde Bandit as Joe Sapelli
1949 Slightly French as J.B. (voice) (uncredited)
1948 Movies Are Adventure as Narrator (uncredited)
1948 Two Guys from Texas as Link Jessup
1947 The Lone Wolf in London as Michael Lanyard
1947 Heaven Only Knows as Treason
1947 The Magnificent Rogue as Mark Townley
1947 The Lone Wolf in Mexico as Michael Lanyard
1946 The Invisible Informer as Eric Baylor
1946 Passkey to Danger as Malcolm Tauber
1946 The Catman of Paris as Inspector Severen
1946 The Truth About Murder as Johnny Lacka
1946 Gilda as Capt. Delgado
1946 The Notorious Lone Wolf as Michael Lanyard / The Lone Wolf
1946 A Guy Could Change as Eddy Raymond
1943 The Desert Song as Hassan
1943 Redhead from Manhattan as Chick Andrews
1943 King of the Cowboys as Maurice
1943 Murder in Times Square as O'Dell Gissing
1943 One Dangerous Night as Harry Cooper
1942 Dr. Broadway as Red
1942 The Lady Has Plans as Joe Scalsi
1942 Woman of the Year as Radio Emcee (voice)
1941 We Go Fast as Nabob of Borria
1941 The Reluctant Dragon as Studio Guard / Narrator (segment "Baby Weems") (voice) (uncredited)
1941 Adventures of Captain Marvel as The Scorpion (Voice)
1941 The Monster and the Girl as Munn
1940 The Sea Hawk as Spanish Messenger
1939 The Housekeeper's Daughter as Gangster
1939 Charlie Chan at Treasure Island as Dr. Zodiac
1939 Love Affair as Man (uncredited)
1939 Panama Patrol as Pilot

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