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Harvey Lembeck (April 15, 1923 – January 5, 1982) was an American comedic actor best remembered for his role as Cpl. Rocco Barbella on The Phil Silvers Show (a.k.a. Sgt. Bilko) in the late 1950s, and as the stumbling, overconfident outlaw biker Eric Von Zipper in the beach party movie series during the 1960s. He also turned in noteworthy performances in both the stage and screen versions of Stalag 17. He was the father of actor/director Michael Lembeck and actress Helaine Lembeck.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Harvey Lembeck (April 15, 1923 – January 5, 1982) was an American comedic actor best remembered for his role as Cpl. Rocco Barbella on The Phil Silvers Show (a.k.a. Sgt. Bilko) in the late 1950s, and as the stumbling, overconfident outlaw biker Eric Von Zipper in the beach party movie series during the 1960s. He also turned in noteworthy performances in both the stage and screen versions of Stalag 17. He was the father of actor/director Michael Lembeck and actress Helaine Lembeck.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 47

Birthday 1923-04-15

Day of Death 1982-01-05

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1981 Lily: Sold Out as Mickey Gold
1979 240-Robert (1 episode)
1978 Flying High (1 episode)
1978 Vega$ (1 episode)
1977 The Love Boat (1 episode) as Tom Lauck
1977 CHiPs (1 episode)
1976 Raid on Entebbe
1975 Big Eddie (1 episode)
1974 Chico and the Man (1 episode)
1974 There Is No 13
1971 All in the Family (2 episodes)
1967 The Spirit Is Willing as Capt. Pederson
1966 The Monkees (1 episode)
1966 Fireball 500 as Charlie Bigg
1966 The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini as Eric Von Zipper
1966 Batman (2 episodes)
1965 The Wild Weird World of Dr. Goldfoot as Hugo
1965 Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine as Motorcycle Thug in Dungeon
1965 Sergeant Dead Head as Airman McEvoy
1965 How to Stuff a Wild Bikini as Eric Von Zipper
1965 Beach Blanket Bingo as Eric Von Zipper
1964 Pajama Party as Eric Von Zipper
1964 Many Happy Returns (1 episode)
1964 Bikini Beach as Eric Von Zipper
1964 The Unsinkable Molly Brown as Polak
1963 Love with the Proper Stranger as Julio Rossini
1963 Mr. Novak (1 episode)
1963 Beach Party as Eric Von Zipper
1962 Ensign O'Toole (32 episodes) as Seaman Gabby Di Julio
1962 A View from the Bridge as Mike
1961 Sail A Crooked Ship as Nickels
1961 The Hathaways (26 episodes)
1961 Ben Casey (1 episode)
1961 The Last Time I Saw Archie as Duty Sgt. Malcolm Greenbriar
1960 Route 66 (1 episode)
1958 Kiss Me, Kate as Gunman
1958 The Donna Reed Show (1 episode)
1956 Between Heaven and Hell as .Pvt. Bernard 'Bernie' Meleski - Co. G
1955 The Phil Silvers Show (144 episodes)
1954 The Command as Pvt. Gottschalk
1953 Mission Over Korea as Sgt. Maxie Steiner
1953 Stalag 17 as Sgt. Harry Shapiro
1953 Girls in the Night as Chuck Haynes
1952 Finders Keepers as o.A.
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)
1951 Fourteen Hours as Cab Driver (uncredited)
1951 You're in the Navy Now as Norelli

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