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Philip Abbott (March 21, 1923; Lincoln, Nebraska – February 23, 1998; Tarzana, California) was an American character actor and occasional voice actor.

Abbott was a secondary lead in several films of the 1950s and 1960s. Miracle of the White Stallions (1963). He made more than one hundred guest appearances on various television programs from 1952–1995, including NBC's Justice about the Legal Aid Societ of New York and The Eleventh Hour, a medical drama about psychiatry. He appeared on the CBS anthology series Appointment with Adventure and The Lloyd Bridges Show. In 1965, he appeared in Dennis Weaver's NBC sitcom, Kentucky Jones, in the episode "The Music Kids Make".

Abbott is best remembered as Assistant Director Arthur Ward on the TV series The F.B.I. He died of cancer in 1998.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Philip Abbott, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Philip Abbott (March 21, 1923; Lincoln, Nebraska – February 23, 1998; Tarzana, California) was an American character actor and occasional voice actor.

Abbott was a secondary lead in several films of the 1950s and 1960s. Miracle of the White Stallions (1963). He made more than one hundred guest appearances on various television programs from 1952–1995, including NBC's Justice about the Legal Aid Societ of New York and The Eleventh Hour, a medical drama about psychiatry. He appeared on the CBS anthology series Appointment with Adventure and The Lloyd Bridges Show. In 1965, he appeared in Dennis Weaver's NBC sitcom, Kentucky Jones, in the episode "The Music Kids Make".

Abbott is best remembered as Assistant Director Arthur Ward on the TV series The F.B.I. He died of cancer in 1998.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Philip Abbott, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 79

Birthday 1923-03-21

Day of Death 1998-02-23

Place of Birth Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Escape from Bogen County as Harry Webb
1999 Starry Night as Dr. Ruby
1998 Pumpkin Man as Grandpa
1994 Spider-Man (2 episodes)
1994 Spring Awakening as Mr. Pierson
1994 Iron Man (4 episodes)
1993 Prophet of Evil: The Ervil LeBaron Story
1991 P.S. I Luv U (1 episode)
1990 The First Power as Cardinal
1988 Monsters (1 episode)
1987 thirtysomething (1 episode)
1986 Kilroy (4 episodes)
1985 The Colbys (2 episodes)
1984 Highway to Heaven (1 episode)
1984 The Fantastic World of D.C. Collins as Manning
1984 Airwolf (1 episode) as Johnson
1984 Night Court (1 episode)
1982 Remington Steele (1 episode)
1982 Savannah Smiles as Chief Pruett
1981 Falcon Crest (1 episode)
1981 A Lesson in Compromise as Uncle Phil
1981 Dynasty (1 episode)
1980 Hangar 18 as Frank Morrison
1980 Palmerstown, U.S.A. (1 episode)
1978 Alice in Wonderland: A Lesson in Appreciating Differences as Uncle Phil
1978 A Lesson in Honesty as Uncle Phil
1978 A Lesson In Perseverance as Uncle Phil
1978 Vega$ (1 episode)
1978 The Incredible Hulk (1 episode)
1977 Lou Grant (1 episode)
1977 Kingston: Confidential (1 episode)
1977 Tail Gunner Joe as Senator Scott Lucas
1976 Quincy, M.E. (3 episodes)
1976 The Bionic Woman (2 episodes)
1974 Little House on the Prairie (1 episode)
1969 Medical Center (1 episode)
1968 A Computer Glossary as Narrator
1965 The F.B.I. (241 episodes) as Arthur Ward
1965 Those Calloways as Dell Fraser
1964 Nightmare in Chicago
1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre (2 episodes)
1963 The Great Adventure (1 episode)
1963 The Fugitive (1 episode)
1963 The Outer Limits (2 episodes)
1963 Miracle of the White Stallions as Colonel Reed
1962 Combat! (1 episode)
1962 Stoney Burke (1 episode)
1962 General Electric True (1 episode)
1962 Sweet Bird of Youth as le docteur George Scudder
1962 The Spiral Road as Frolick
1961 Ben Casey (2 episodes)
1961 Bus Stop (1 episode)
1961 Target: The Corruptors! (1 episode)
1961 Dr. Kildare (1 episode)
1961 Cain's Hundred (2 episodes)
1960 Route 66 (1 episode)
1960 Checkmate (1 episode) as Lawrence Dresher
1959 The Detectives (1 episode)
1959 The Twilight Zone (2 episodes)
1959 The House On High Street (92 episodes)
1959 One Step Beyond (1 episode)
1959 Black Saddle (1 episode)
1959 Rawhide (1 episode)
1958 77 Sunset Strip (1 episode)
1958 Naked City (2 episodes)
1957 The Invisible Boy as Dr. Tom Merrinoe
1957 Perry Mason (2 episodes)
1957 The Bachelor Party as Arnold Craig
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1955 Gunsmoke (2 episodes)
1955 The Millionaire (1 episode)
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1952 Omnibus (1 episode)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1951 Search for Tomorrow (260 episodes)
1950 Lux Video Theatre (1 episode)
1948 Studio One (3 episodes)
1948 The Philco Television Playhouse (3 episodes)

Directing

1981 A Lesson in Compromise Director
1978 Alice in Wonderland: A Lesson in Appreciating Differences Director
1978 A Lesson In Perseverance Director
1978 A Lesson in Honesty Director
1973 Under the Law: The Hitchhike Director
1965 The F.B.I. (6 episodes)Director

Writing

1981 A Lesson in Compromise Writer
1978 Alice in Wonderland: A Lesson in Appreciating Differences Writer
1978 A Lesson In Perseverance Writer
1978 A Lesson in Honesty Writer

Production

1978 Alice in Wonderland: A Lesson in Appreciating Differences Producer

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