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Richard Erdman was born on June 1, 1925 in Enid, Oklahoma, USA as John Richard Erdmann. He is an actor and director, known for Stalag 17 (1953), Community (2009) and Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970). He was previously married to Sharon Randall and Leza Holland. See full bio »
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Known For

Stalag 17
Stalag 17 Sgt. 'Hoffy' Hoffman
(1953)
Community
Community Leonard
(2009-2015)
Tora! Tora! Tora!
Tora! Tora! Tora! Colonel Edward F. French
(1970)
The Men
The Men Leo
(1950)

Filmography

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 2015 Weird Loners (TV Series)
Carl's Grandfather
- Weird Knight (2015) ... Carl's Grandfather
 2010 Community: Office Hours (TV Mini-Series)
Leonard (2010)
 2010 The Bag (Short)
John Harper
 2010 Community: The Spanish Video (TV Mini-Series short)
Leonard
 2009 Operating Instructions (TV Movie)
Henry
 2008 Empire State Building Murders (TV Movie)
Eddie Walker
 2006 Viagra Falls (TV Movie)
Pete
 2004 Joan of Arcadia (TV Series)
Mr. Hanson
- No Bad Guy (2004) ... Mr. Hanson
 2002 The Bernie Mac Show (TV Series)
Frank
- The Sweet Life (2002) ... Frank
 2002 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Mr. Callahan
- Cause for Alarm (2002) ... Mr. Callahan
 2002 Boomtown (TV Series)
Kevin's Dad
- Reelin' in the Years (2002) ... Kevin's Dad
 2000 Felicity (TV Series)
Howie
- A Good Egg (2000) ... Howie
 1999 The Learning Curve
Ralph
 1997 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series)
Mr. Perl
- Pride and Prejudice (1997) ... Mr. Perl
 1995 Hudson Street (TV Series)
Judge Broadnax
- Contempt (1995) ... Judge Broadnax
 1995 Capitol Critters (TV Series)
- The Bug House (1995) ... (voice)
 1994 The Pagemaster
Pirate (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1991-1993 The Pirates of Dark Water (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- The Living Treasure (1993) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
- The Soul Stealer (1993) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
- Sister of the Sword (1993) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
- The Pandawa Plague (1993) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
- The Game Players of Undaar (1992) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1993 Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Elliot
- See No Evil (1993) ... Elliot (voice)
 1991 The New Adam-12 (TV Series)
Man with dementia
- Families (1991) ... Man with dementia
 1990 Out of This World (TV Series)
Judge
- Forget Your Troubles (1990) ... Judge
 1990 Wings (TV Series)
Howard Banks
- Around the World in Eighty Years (1990) ... Howard Banks
 1989-1990 Paddington Bear (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Paddington for Prime Minister (1990) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Please Look After This Bear (1989) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1990 Timeless Tales from Hallmark (TV Series)
- The Emperor's New Clothes (1990) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1988-1989 Fantastic Max (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Boo Who? (1989) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Cooking Mother's Goose (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- The Loon in the Moon (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1984-1989 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Jonathan / Eggman
- Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall: Part 1 (1989) ... Jonathan
- The Murder of Sherlock Holmes (1984) ... Eggman
 1989 The Further Adventures of SuperTed (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Ruse of the Raja (1989) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Spotty Earns His Stripes (1989) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Ben-Fur (1989) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Farewell My Lovely Spots (1989) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Bubbles, Bubbles Everywhere (1989) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1985-1988 Snorks (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Daffney's Not So Great Escape/Willie's Best Fiend (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- All's Whale that Ends Whale/Allstar's Last Hour (1987) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1988 The New Yogi Bear Show (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Little Big Foot (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Little Lord Boo Boo (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Clucking Crazy (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Kahuna Yogi (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1988 Jesse (TV Movie)
Dr. Adams
 1986-1988 The Flintstone Kids (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Philo's D-Feat/The Birthday Shuffle/Captain Cavedog (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Camper Scamper/Bone Voyage/The Cream-Pier Strikes Back (1988) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Betty/Haircutastrophe (1987) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1988 Top Cat and the Beverly Hills Cats (TV Movie)
Sid Buckman / Car Wash Manager (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1987 It's a Living (TV Series)
Ernie
- A Pen Pal for Your Thoughts (1987) ... Ernie
 1987 DuckTales (TV Series)
Mayor Rufus B. Pinfeathers / King Arty
- Launchpad's Civil War (1987) ... Mayor Rufus B. Pinfeathers (voice)
- Sir Gyro de Gearloose (1987) ... King Arty (voice)
 1987 She's the Sheriff (TV Series)
- A Little Romance (1987)
 1981-1987 The Smurfs (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Smurf on the Wild Side: Part 1/Smurf on the Wild Side: Part 2 (1987) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Symbols of Wisdom/Blue Eyes Returns (1984) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- The Smurf Who Couldn't Say No (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- The Astrosmurf (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1987 The Nativity (Video short) (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1987 Valet Girls
Waiter
 1986 Wildfire (TV Series)
- Strangers in the Night (1986) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1986 Pound Puppies (TV Series)
Angry Neighbor
- The Fairy Dogmother (1986) ... Angry Neighbor (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1986 Cheers (TV Series)
Duncan Fitzgerald
- Money Dearest (1986) ... Duncan Fitzgerald
 1986 Jonny Quest (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1986 Stewardess School
Attorney
 1986 My Town (TV Movie)
Fletcher Mays
 1986 Yogi's Treasure Hunt (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Snow White and the Seven Treasure Hunters (1986) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1986 Moses (Video short) (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1985 Galtar and the Golden Lance (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Love of Evil ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Tormack's Treachery ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Zorn Meets Marin ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Wicked Alliance ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Vikor's Revenge ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1985 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Bert the Coroner
- Coffee, Tea or Steele (1985) ... Bert the Coroner
 1985 Small Wonder (TV Series)
Dr. Elliot
- The Adoption (1985) ... Dr. Elliot
 1985 The Jetsons (TV Series)
- Elroy in Wonderland (1985) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1985 The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo (TV Series)
Travel Agent
- Ship of Ghouls (1985) ... Travel Agent (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1985 Tomboy
Chester
 1984 Trancers
Drunken Wise Man
 1984 Legmen (TV Series)
 1983 The Dukes (TV Series)
Additional voices
- A Hogg in the Foggy Bogg (1983) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
- The Dukes in Hollywood (1983) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
- The Canadian Caper (1983) ... Additional voices (voice, as Dick Erdman)
- A Dickens of a Christmas (1983) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
- The Kid from Madrid (1983) ... (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1983 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series)
Pirate #1 / Mayor / Man
- The Secret World of Og (1983) ... Pirate #1 / Mayor / Man (voice, as Dick Erdman)
 1982 Heidi's Song
Herr Sessman (voice)
 1982 Too Close for Comfort (TV Series)
Carl
- Do You Take This Woman Again? (1982) ... Carl
 1982 Mork & Mindy/Laverne & Shirley/Fonz Hour (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Who's Minding the Brat? (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1982 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Miles' Attorney
- Expert in Murder (1982) ... Miles' Attorney
 1978-1982 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Hal Hennecker / Gary Banks / Mal Cavanaugh
- Jazz (1982) ... Gary Banks
- Business (1981) ... Hal Hennecker
- Nightside (1980) ... Hal Hennecker
- Sect (1978) ... Mal Cavanaugh
 1981 Space Stars (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Episode #1.11 (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Episode #1.10 (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Episode #1.9 (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Episode #1.8 (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Episode #1.7 (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1980 One Day at a Time (TV Series)
Charlie
- The Amarillo Connection (1980) ... Charlie
 1980 From Here to Eternity (TV Series)
Curt Von Nordland
 1979 Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1979 The Amazing Spider-Man (TV Series)
Mr. Zeider
- The Chinese Web: Part 2 (1979) ... Mr. Zeider
- The Chinese Web: Part 1 (1979) ... Mr. Zeider
 1979 Time Express (TV Series)
- Rodeo/Cop (1979)
 1978 Alice (TV Series)
Gene Crowley
- The Reporter (1978) ... Gene Crowley
 1977 The Bionic Woman (TV Series)
Terrence Quinn
- Over the Hill Spy (1977) ... Terrence Quinn
 1975-1976 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
Vernon / Slayton
- The Bionic Boy (1976) ... Vernon
- Outrage in Balinderry (1975) ... Slayton
 1975 Kate McShane (TV Series)
Frederick De Fernando
- Kate McShane (1975) ... Frederick De Fernando
 1975 Police Story (TV Series)
Detective Eddie Samuels
- The Witness (1975) ... Detective Eddie Samuels
 1974 Mr. Majestyk
Dick Richard (uncredited)
 1972 Visions... (TV Movie)
Ellis
 1972 The Great Man's Whiskers (TV Movie)
Joseph Somerby
 1972 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Dr. Landis (segment "Love and the Physical")
 1971 That Girl (TV Series)
Milton
- The Russians Are Staying (1971) ... Milton
 1970 Here's Lucy (TV Series)
Supermarket Clerk
- Lucy Loses Her Cool (1970) ... Supermarket Clerk
 1970 Nancy (TV Series)
Pruitt
- Going, Going, Gone (1970) ... Pruitt
 1970 The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series)
Whitehouse Guard
- The Clampetts in Washington (1970) ... Whitehouse Guard
 1969 Rascal
Walt Dabbett
 1969 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Mordecai Krone
- The Night of the Bleak Island (1969) ... Mordecai Krone
 1969 I Dream of Jeannie (TV Series)
Store Manager
- Ride 'Em Astronaut (1969) ... Store Manager
 1969 Mayberry R.F.D. (TV Series)
Frank Wylie
- New Couple in Town (1969) ... Frank Wylie
 1968 Hogan's Heroes (TV Series)
Walter Hobson
- No Names Please (1968) ... Walter Hobson
 1968 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
Lieutenant Mercer
- The Taker (1968) ... Lieutenant Mercer
 1968 Premiere (TV Series)
Murphy
- Out of the Blue (1968) ... Murphy
 1967 Gomer Pyle: USMC (TV Series)
Sergeant Gilroy
- Go Blow Your Horn (1967) ... Sergeant Gilroy
 1967 Mr. Terrific (TV Series)
Manny
- Matchless (1967) ... Manny
 1967 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
P.T. Barkley
- The Suburbia Affair (1967) ... P.T. Barkley
 1966 Green Acres (TV Series)
Dillwell Pinkley
- A Home Isn't Built in a Day (1966) ... Dillwell Pinkley
 1958-1966 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Jud Bennett / Ben Lucas / Harry Niles / ...
- The Case of the Vanishing Victim (1966) ... Jud Bennett
- The Case of the Murderous Mermaid (1965) ... Ben Lucas
- The Case of the Antic Angel (1964) ... Harry Niles
- The Case of the Absent Artist (1962) ... Charles (Monty) Montrose
- The Case of the Lost Last Act (1959) ... Jim West
 1965 The Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series)
Buck Brown
- Baby Fat (1965) ... Buck Brown
 1965 Petticoat Junction (TV Series)
Colonel Millbank
- The Black Box (1965) ... Colonel Millbank
 1964 The Brass Bottle
Seymour Jenks
 1964 The Bill Dana Show (TV Series)
- Eddie Gets Fired (1964)
 1963 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
McNulty
- A Kind of a Stopwatch (1963) ... McNulty
 1963 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Ralph
- Unemployment Show (1963) ... Ralph
 1961 Marines, Let's Go
MP (uncredited)
 1960 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series)
Matt Brent
- Forced Landing (1960) ... Matt Brent
 1960 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Joe Forbes
- Danny, the Handyman (1960) ... Joe Forbes
 1960 Not for Hire (TV Series)
- The Roll (1960)
 1959 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Sergeant Jasper
- The Swamp Fox: Brother Against Brother (1959) ... Sergeant Jasper
- The Swamp Fox: The Birth of the Swamp Fox (1959) ... Sergeant Jasper
 1959 Adventure Showcase (TV Series)
Matt Brent
- Johnny Nighthawk (1959) ... Matt Brent
 1959 Face of Fire
Al Williams
 1959 The David Niven Show (TV Series)
Bobo
- Life Line (1959) ... Bobo
 1959 The Ten Commandments (TV Movie)
 1958-1959 December Bride (TV Series)
Roy Miller / Major Jerry Higgins
- The Nurse Show (1959) ... Roy Miller
- Army Buddy (1958) ... Major Jerry Higgins
 1958 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Charlie Brown
- The Crooked Road (1958) ... Charlie Brown
 1955-1958 Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Joe Sockett / Kemper
- Hide and Seek (1958) ... Joe Sockett (uncredited)
- Holiday in Autumn (1955) ... Kemper (as Dick Erdman)
 1958 Saddle the Wind
Dallas Hanson
 1958 Navy Log (TV Series)
Officer
- Helldivers Over Greece (1958) ... Officer
 1958 The Rawhide Trail
Rupe Pardee
 1957 Panic! (TV Series)
Henry Moss
- Child's Play (1957) ... Henry Moss
 1957 West Point (TV Series)
Captain Don Prickette
- Jet Flight (1957) ... Captain Don Prickette
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
- Smilin' Thru (1956)
 1956 The Power and the Prize
Lester Everett
 1956 Crossroads (TV Series)
 1956 Anything Goes
Ed Brent
 1956 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Pepper
- Double Trouble (1956) ... Pepper
 1956 Star Stage (TV Series)
- Career (1956)
 1955 Science Fiction Theatre (TV Series)
Seth Turner
- Are We Invaded? (1955) ... Seth Turner
 1955 Medic (TV Series)
Dick Hooper
- Glass of Fear (1955) ... Dick Hooper
 1955 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Eddie McGuire
- The Last Out (1955) ... Eddie McGuire
 1955 Bengazi
Selby
 1955 Francis in the Navy
Murph
 1955 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
Harry Jordan
- The Gift of Dr. Minot (1955) ... Harry Jordan
 1953 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series)
Duffy Edwards / Pete / Recruiting Sgt.
- Gracie's Anniversary Present (1953) ... Duffy Edwards (as Dick Erdman)
- Perry & Pete/Gracie's Cousins/Sneak Thieves (1953) ... Pete (as Dick Erdman)
- Gracie Gets George in the Army (1953) ... Recruiting Sgt. (as Dick Erdman)
 1953 The Steel Lady
Jim Evans
 1953 Mission Over Korea
Pvt. Swenson
 1953 The Blue Gardenia
Al
 1952 Rebound (TV Series)
Mason
- The Girl (1952) ... Mason (as Dick Erdman)
 1952 The Happy Time
Alfred Grattin
 1952 Your Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series)
- Delayed Action (1952)
 1952 Jumping Jacks
Pvt. Dogface Dolan (as Dick Erdman)
 1952 The San Francisco Story
Shorty
 1952 Aladdin and His Lamp
Mirza
 1951 The Wild Blue Yonder
Cpl. Frenchy
 1951 The Stooge
Ben Bailey
 1951 You're in the Navy Now
Ens. Chuck Dorrance
 1951 Cry Danger
Delong
 1950 The Men
Leo
 1950 Four Days Leave
Eddy
 1949 Easy Living
Buddy Morgan (as Dick Erdman)
 1948 The Time of Your Life
Willie (the pinball machine maniac)
 1947 Wild Harvest
Mark Lewis (as Dick Erdman)
 1947 That Way with Women
Eddie (as Dick Erdman)
 1946 Nobody Lives Forever
Bellboy, The Marwood Arms (as Dick Erdman)
 1946 Deception
Jerry Spencer (uncredited)
 1946 So You Want to Play the Horses (Short)
Eddie (uncredited)
 1946 Shadow of a Woman
Joe (as Dick Erdman)
 1946 Night and Day
Music Store Customer (uncredited)
 1946 Janie Gets Married
Lt. 'Scooper' Nolan (as Dick Erdman)
 1945 Too Young to Know
Tommy (as Dick Erdman)
 1945 Danger Signal
Bunkie Taylor (as Dick Erdman)
 1945 Star in the Night (Short)
Cowboy (as Dick Erdman)
 1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight
Joe Smith (scenes deleted)
 1945 Objective, Burma!
Pvt. Nebraska Hooper (as Dick Erdman)
 1944 Hollywood Canteen
Soldier on Deck (uncredited)
 1944 The Very Thought of You
Soda Jerk (as Dick Erdman)
 1944 Musical Movieland (Short)
Sailor with Tour (uncredited)
 1944 Janie
Scooper Nolan (as Dick Erdman)
 1944 Mr. Skeffington
Western Union Boy (uncredited)
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