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Herbert Anderson (1917–1994)

Herbert Anderson was born on March 30, 1917 in Oakland, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Dennis the Menace (1959), Battleground (1949) and I Bury the Living (1958). He was married to Mary Anderson. He died on June 11, 1994 in Palm Springs, California. See full bio »

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 1975 The Waltons (TV Series)
Mr. Bennett
- The Venture (1975) ... Mr. Bennett
 1974 The Rookies (TV Series)
Foster
- Death at 6 A.M. (1974) ... Foster
 1974 The Magician (TV Series)
John Fellows
- The Illusion of the Evil Spikes (1974) ... John Fellows
 1973 Adam's Rib (TV Series)
- Delilah (1973)
 1971 The Smith Family (TV Series)
- The Weekend (1971)
 1971 The Jimmy Stewart Show (TV Series)
Mr. Bell
- Pro Bono Publico (1971) ... Mr. Bell
 1971 Nanny and the Professor (TV Series)
Allen Price, Sr.
- A Diller, a Dollar (1971) ... Allen Price, Sr.
 1970 Nancy (TV Series)
Emerson
 1969-1970 Ironside (TV Series)
Karp / Jim Saunders
- Programmed for Danger (1969) ... Jim Saunders
 1970 The Governor & J.J. (TV Series)
Carroll Burke
- Son of the Bride (1970) ... Carroll Burke
 1970 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
Roger Dall
- The Brass Ring (1970) ... Roger Dall
 1969 The Brady Bunch (TV Series)
Dr. Cameron
- Is There a Doctor in the House? (1969) ... Dr. Cameron
 1969 Green Acres (TV Series)
Mr. Wurthwaxer
- Oliver's Schoolgirl Crush (1969) ... Mr. Wurthwaxer
 1969 Adam-12 (TV Series)
George Barnes
- Log 23: Pig Is a Three-Letter Word (1969) ... George Barnes
 1969 Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (TV Series)
- Pilot (1969)
 1969 Family Affair (TV Series)
Chuck
- No Uncle Is an Island (1969) ... Chuck
 1969 Rascal
Mr. Pringle
 1969 Bewitched (TV Series)
Clerk
- Samantha's Shopping Spree (1969) ... Clerk (as Herb Anderson)
 1968 A Punt, a Pass, and a Prayer (TV Movie)
Harold Halloway
 1967-1968 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Major Bowers / Joe Linden
- The Grandfathers (1968) ... Major Bowers
- My Dad, the Athlete (1967) ... Joe Linden
 1968 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
Wyman
- Thirty Pieces of Silver (1968) ... Wyman
 1967-1968 Dragnet 1967 (TV Series)
Carl Shumley / Dr. Phillip Lang / Robert Blake
- The Investigation (1968) ... Carl Shumley (as Herb Anderson)
- The Bank Jobs (1967) ... Dr. Phillip Lang
- The Gun (1967) ... Robert Blake
 1966-1967 Batman (TV Series)
Racing Secretary / Harry Hummert
- A Horse of Another Color (1967) ... Racing Secretary
- The Clock King's Crazy Crimes (1966) ... Harry Hummert
 1964-1967 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Jonathan Fletcher / Harry Barnman
- The Suburbia Affair (1967) ... Jonathan Fletcher
- The Shark Affair (1964) ... Harry Barnman
 1966 Hold On!
Edward 'Ed' Lindquist
 1966 I Dream of Jeannie (TV Series)
Cmdr. Davis
- Watch the Birdie (1966) ... Cmdr. Davis
 1966 Petticoat Junction (TV Series)
Mr. Morton
- Better Never Than Late (1966) ... Mr. Morton
 1965 My Brother the Angel (TV Series)
Walter
- Here Comes the Bridegroom (1965) ... Walter
 1964 The Cara Williams Show (TV Series)
Bender
- Cara, Girl Genius (1964) ... Bender
 1964 The Bing Crosby Show (TV Series)
Professor Ernie Cook
- Genius at Work (1964) ... Professor Ernie Cook
 1964 Karen (TV Series)
Mr. Ludlow
- Father Daughter Dance (1964) ... Mr. Ludlow
 1964 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Elwood
- Trip West (1964) ... Elwood
 1964 Rawhide (TV Series)
Sheriff Burr
- Incident of the Rusty Shotgun (1964) ... Sheriff Burr
 1961 The Best of the Post (TV Series)
 1960 Sunrise at Campobello
Daly
 1959 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Healy
- The Rumor (1959)
- And Practically Strangers (1959) ... Healy
 1959 Sea Hunt (TV Series)
Professor George Bryan
- Cave Diving (1959) ... Professor George Bryan
 1959 The David Niven Show (TV Series)
Dave
- A Day of Small Miracles (1959) ... Dave
 1959 Lux Playhouse (TV Series)
Mark
- The Dreamer (1959) ... Mark (as Herb Anderson)
 1959 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series)
Major Joseph B. Maxwell
- The Obenauf Story (1959) ... Major Joseph B. Maxwell
 1959 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Charles Lowell Smith
- The Griswold Murder (1959) ... Charles Lowell Smith
 1959 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Eugene Milton - County Auditor
- The Case of the Fraudulent Photo (1959) ... Eugene Milton - County Auditor
 1959 The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (TV Series)
Mr. Ponfetti / Mr. Ponfett
- Pilot (1959) ... Mr. Ponfetti (uncredited)
- Caper at the Bijou (1959) ... Mr. Ponfett
 1958 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
George Thompson / John Keller
- Murder Me Twice (1958) ... George Thompson
- The $2,000,000 Defense (1958) ... John Keller
 1958 I Bury the Living
Jess Jessup
 1958 Climax! (TV Series)
Devlin
- Spider Web (1958) ... Devlin
 1958 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Dave
- The Paul Naylor Story (1958) ... Dave
 1958 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Ernie
- The Shadow of a Genius (1958) ... Ernie
 1958 The Real McCoys (TV Series)
Dr. Nugent
- New Doctor in Town (1958) ... Dr. Nugent
 1958 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Lieutenant Haggerty
- The Coward of Fort Bennett (1958) ... Lieutenant Haggerty
 1957 Telephone Time (TV Series)
Nathaniel Bowditch
- Arithmetic Sailor (1957) ... Nathaniel Bowditch
 1957 Mr. Adams and Eve (TV Series)
Harvey Carson
 1957 Suspicion (TV Series)
Dr. Edwards
- The Other Side of the Curtain (1957) ... Dr. Edwards
 1957 My Man Godfrey
Hubert
 1957 Night Passage
Will Renner
 1957 Father Knows Best (TV Series)
Verle Wisman
- Grandpa Retires (1957) ... Verle Wisman
 1957 Joe Butterfly
Maj. Ferguson
 1957 Kelly and Me
Ben Collins
 1957 Spring Reunion
Edward
 1957 Navy Log (TV Series)
Skipper
- Ping Happy Spit Kit (1957) ... Skipper
 1957 Four Girls in Town
Ted Larabee
 1956 It's a Great Life (TV Series)
Passport Clerk
- Passport for Amy (1956) ... Passport Clerk
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
Professor Finch
- Statute of Limitations (1956) ... Professor Finch
 1956 Crossroads (TV Series)
 1956 The Benny Goodman Story
John Hammond Jr.
 1956 The 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series)
Bob Perkins
- Yacht on the High Sea (1956) ... Bob Perkins
 1956 Medic (TV Series)
Collins
- A Time for Sleep (1956) ... Collins
 1954 The Caine Mutiny
Ens. Rabbit (uncredited)
 1953 Island in the Sky
Breezy (as Guy Anderson)
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Desk Sergeant
- They Also Serve (1953) ... Desk Sergeant
 1952 The Girl in White
Dr. Barclay (as Guy Anderson)
 1952 Finders Keepers
Hotel Clerk
 1951 Excuse My Dust
Ben Parrott (as Guy Anderson)
 1951 The Prowler
Reporter (uncredited)
 1950 The Magnificent Yankee
Baxter, Secretary (as Guy Anderson)
 1950 The Skipper Surprised His Wife
Lt. Comdr. Kingslee (uncredited)
 1950 The Lawless
Jonas Creel (as Guy Anderson)
 1950 The Yellow Cab Man
Willis Tomlin (as Guy Anderson)
 1949 Battleground
Hansan (as Guy Anderson)
 1949 The Set-Up
Husband (uncredited)
 1949 Your Show Time (TV Series)
- The Mummy's Foot (1949)
 1948 Give My Regards to Broadway
Frank Doty
 1948 You Were Meant for Me
Eddie
 1947 My Wild Irish Rose
Reporter (uncredited)
 1947 Love and Learn
Pete
 1947 That Way with Women
Melvyn Pfeiffer
 1943 This Is the Army
Danny Davidson (as Cpl. Herbert Anderson)
 1941 The Body Disappears
George Worthington 'Doc' Appleby
 1941 Navy Blues
Homer Matthews
 1941 Dive Bomber
Chubby
 1941 Highway West
Worker (uncredited)
 1941 Three Sons o' Guns
Michael (scenes deleted)
 1941 The Bride Came C.O.D.
Reporter #3
 1941 Sockaroo (Short)
 1941 Wings of Steel (Short)
 1941 Knockout
Reporter (uncredited)
 1941 The Strawberry Blonde
Girl-Chaser in Park (uncredited)
 1941 Honeymoon for Three
Floyd T. Ingram (Credits) / Floyd Y. Ingram
 1941 Four Mothers
Reporter (uncredited)
 1940 Meet the Fleet (Short)
Dan Howell
 1940 No Time for Comedy
Actor in Show
 1940 Service with the Colors (Short)
Hiram Briggs
 1940 Young America Flies (Short)
Jim (uncredited)
 1940 The Sea Hawk
Eph Winters (uncredited)
 1940 The Man Who Talked Too Much
Hotel Clerk #2 (uncredited)
 1940 Tear Gas Squad
Pliny Jones
 1940 'Til We Meet Again (uncredited)
 1940 Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet
Medical Assistant (uncredited)
 1940 Calling Philo Vance
First Reporter (uncredited)
 1940 The Fighting 69th
Pvt. Casey (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Cpl. Herbert Anderson | Guy Anderson | Herb Anderson

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

Tall, bespectacled character actor, who started his career under contract to Warner Brothers in 1940. Mostly remembered as father to the titular 'Dennis the Menace' of TV fame. Retired from acting in 1982, following heart surgery. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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