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Peter Bergman (I) (1939–2012)

Peter Bergman was born on November 29, 1939 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Peter Paul Bergman. He was an actor and writer, known for Americathon (1979), J-Men Forever (1979) and Pyst (1996). He was married to Maryedith Burrell. He died on March 9, 2012 in Santa Monica, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Americathon Writer
J-Men Forever
J-Men Forever The Chief
Pyst Actor
Nick Danger in The Case of the Missing Yolk
Nick Danger in The Case of the Missing Yolk Lt. Bradshaw / Yoey Yolk / Judge Knot


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 2009 Nova Express
Narrator (voice)
 2002 The Tick (TV Series)
- The Terror (2002) ... Metcalf
 2001 Firesign Theatre: Weirdly Cool (TV Movie)
 1996 The Tick (TV Series)
Terry / Additional Voices
- Sidekicks Don't Kiss (1996) ... (voice)
- Grandpa Wore Tights (1996) ... Terry (voice, as Peter Paul Bergman)
- The Tick vs. Reno, Nevada (1996) ... Additional Voices (voice, as Peter Paul Bergman)
 1996 Pyst (Video Game)
 1986 Eat or Be Eaten (Video short)
Professor Buster DeCooth / Fred Stiffner / Barbarian Customs Agent
 1983 Nick Danger in The Case of the Missing Yolk (Video)
Lt. Bradshaw / Yoey Yolk / Judge Knot
 1980 Below the Belt (voice, as The Firesign Theater)
 1979 J-Men Forever
The Chief
 1978 Petronella (Short)
Dragon / Youth (voice)
 1977 Cracking Up
Barbara Halters
 1975 Everything You Know Is Wrong
Ben Franklin / Prof. Bowman / McGog brother / ...
 1972 Martian Space Party (Short) (as The Firesign Theatre)
 1971 Zachariah
Bank Teller (uncredited)
 1969 Love Is a Funny Thing
Le metteur en scène
Show Show Writer (12 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Other Works:

He and the Firesign Theater Group recorded the album, "Don't Crush That Dwarf, Hand Me the Pliers." The album was placed in the National Recording Registry by the Library of Congress in 2005. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Peter Paul Bergman | The Firesign Theater | The Firesign Theatre | member of The Firesign Theatre


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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He was one of two children of Oscar Bergman and Rita Bergman. His parents hosted a radio show in Cleveland called "Breakfast with the Bergmans." His father was also a reporter for the Cleveland Plain Dealer in Cleveland, Ohio. See more »

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