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Maurice Gosfield (1913–1964)

Maurice Lionel Gosfield was on January 28, 1913 in New York City, but was raised in Philadelphia and later Evanston, Il., where he began acting with the Ralph Bellamy and Melvyn Douglas Players, later joining the summer stock theater circuit in 1930. He made his Broadway debut as Manero in the play Siege in 1937, and his other stage credits ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Phil Silvers Show
The Phil Silvers Show Pvt. Duane Doberman / Bandit El Muchacho / Diane Doberman
(1955-1959)
Top Cat
Top Cat Benny the Ball
(1961-1962)
The Thrill of It All
The Thrill of It All Truck Driver
(1963)
Teenage Millionaire
(1961)

Filmography

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 1963 The Thrill of It All
Truck Driver
 1961-1962 Top Cat (TV Series)
Benny the Ball
- Dibble's Double (1962) ... Benny the Ball (voice)
- Griswald (1962) ... Benny the Ball (voice)
- Dibble Sings Again (1962) ... Benny the Ball (voice)
- The Con Men (1962) ... Benny the Ball (voice)
 1961 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Millionaire
- San Fernando and the Kaaka Maami Island (1961) ... Millionaire
 1961 Teenage Millionaire
Ernie
 1961 One Happy Family (TV Series)
Fred
- Big Night (1961) ... Fred
 1961 The Detectives (TV Series)
Angie
- Secret Assignment (1961) ... Angie
 1961 The Jim Backus Show (TV Series)
Private Dilly Dillingham
- Old Army Game (1961) ... Private Dilly Dillingham (as Maurice 'Doberman' Gosfield)
 1960 Summer in New York (TV Movie)
 1959 Keep in Step (TV Movie)
Pvt Duane Doberman
 1955 The New Recruits (TV Movie)
Pvt. Mulrooney
 1950 Ma and Pa Kettle Go to Town
New York Tour Ticket Seller (uncredited)
 1949 The Clock (TV Series)
- Episode #1.25 (1949)
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 1955-1957 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Rock 'n Roll Rookie (1957) ... (performer: "Beautiful Dreamer", "Camptown Races" - uncredited)
- The Singing Contest (1955) ... (performer: "Jeannie with the Light Brown Hair" - uncredited)
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 1956-1958 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
Pvt. Duane Doberman / Himself
- Episode #9.47 (1956) ... Himself
 1958 The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode #3.34 (1958) ... Himself - Guest
 1952 We, the People (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 15 February 1952 (1952) ... Himself
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Magazine advertisement for Camel cigarettes (as Pvt. Doberman in The Phil Silvers Show (1955) tie-in) (1956)

Alternate Names:

Maurice 'Doberman' Gosfield
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Trivia:

Maurice became ill and was promptly sent to the Lenox Hill Hospital, New York. He had very high blood pressure and diabetes and what he thought was temporary blindness. The staff discharged him to a new place, the Will Rogers Memorial Hospital, Saranac Lake, New York, an institution that has treated show biz people, with diseases, without charge, since the 1920s. From here he was sent to see ... See more »

Trademark:

Voice of Benny The Ball from 'Top Cat'

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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