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Arte Johnson


Arte Johnson was born on January 20, 1929 in Benton Harbor, Michigan, USA as Arthur Stanton Eric Johnson. He is an actor and writer, known for General Hospital (1963), Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967) and Love at First Bite (1979). He has been married to Gisela Johnson since August 15, 1968. See full bio »
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 2005 Justice League (TV Series)
Virman Vundabar
- The Ties That Bind (2005) ... Virman Vundabar (voice)
 1994-1997 Animaniacs (TV Series)
Newt / Delivery Guy / German Dog
- It/Dot: The Macadamia Nut/Bully for Skippy (1997) ... Delivery Guy / German Dog (voice)
- Brain Meets Brawn/Meet Minerva (1994) ... Newt (voice)
 1996 Second Chance (Video)
Dr. Josef Stiggens
 1995 Captiva Island
Ernie
 1993 Cafe Americain (TV Series)
Pascal
 1993 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series)
Hotel Desk Clerk
- A Night to Remember (1993) ... Hotel Desk Clerk
 1992 Munchie
Prof. Cruikshank
 1992 Evil Toons
Mr. Hinchlow
 1991 Yo Yogi! (TV Series)
Lou / Top Cat
- Super Duper Snag (1991) ... (voice)
- Jellystone Jam (1991) ... (voice)
- Yo-Yogi (1991) ... (voice)
- Fashion Smashin! (1991) ... (voice)
- Huck's Doggone Day (1991) ... Lou (voice)
 1991 Pros and Cons (TV Series)
Landers
- It's the Pictures That Got Small (1991) ... Landers
 1990 Evil Spirits
Lester Potts
 1990 The New Adam-12 (TV Series)
Preacher
- Kid Kop (1990) ... Preacher
 1990 Dan Turner, Hollywood Detective (Video)
Pedro Criqui
 1990 Night Court (TV Series)
Gregor Korolenko
- The Glasnost Menagerie (1990) ... Gregor Korolenko
 1989 Tax Season
Mr. Goldberg
 1988 Kids Have Rights Too! (Video short)
Hosted by
 1987 No Laughing Matter (TV Movie)
 1987 DuckTales (TV Series)
Count Ray / Dr. Ludwig von Strangeduck
- Duck in the Iron Mask (1987) ... Count Ray (voice)
- Hotel Strangeduck (1987) ... Dr. Ludwig von Strangeduck (voice, as Art Johnson)
 1987 Scooby-Doo Meets the Boo Brothers (TV Movie)
Farquard / Skull Ghost (voice)
 1987 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Phil Rinker
- No Laughing Murder (1987) ... Phil Rinker
 1986 The New Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Oscar
- Murder in the Cards (1986) ... Oscar
 1984-1985 Glitter (TV Series)
Clive Richlin
- Suddenly Innocent (1985) ... Clive Richlin
- The Runaway (1985) ... Clive Richlin
- Rock 'n Roll Heaven (1985) ... Clive Richlin
- Fathers and Children (1985) ... Clive Richlin
- The Matriarch (1985) ... Clive Richlin
 1985 The A-Team (TV Series)
Sydney / Uncle Buckle-Up
- Uncle Buckle-Up (1985) ... Sydney / Uncle Buckle-Up
 1985 Alice in Wonderland (TV Movie)
The Dormouse
 1985 The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo (TV Series)
Weerd
- Horror-Scope Scoob (1985) ... Weerd
- The Ghouliest Show on Earth (1985) ... Weerd
- Coast-to-Ghost (1985) ... Weerd
- Scooby in Kwackyland (1985) ... Weerd
- It's a Wonderful Scoob (1985) ... Weerd (voice)
 1985 Star Fairies (TV Movie)
Dragon Head #2 (voice)
 1985 What Comes Around
Malone
 1985 Airwolf (TV Series)
Larry Mason
- Severance Pay (1985) ... Larry Mason
 1984 Cannonball Run II
Pilot
 1984 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. Augustus Bunche
- Play Your Hunch (1984) ... Dr. Augustus Bunche
 1983 Hotel (TV Series)
Eddie
- The Offer (1983) ... Eddie
 1983 The Dukes (TV Series)
Additional voices
- A Hogg in the Foggy Bogg (1983) ... (voice)
- The Dukes in Hollywood (1983) ... (voice)
- The Canadian Caper (1983) ... Additional voices (voice)
- A Dickens of a Christmas (1983) ... (voice)
- The Kid from Madrid (1983) ... (voice)
 1983 Making of a Male Model (TV Movie)
Marty Sampson
 1983 Fame (TV Series)
Cliff Armbruster
- Star Quality (1983) ... Cliff Armbruster
 1981 Creole (Short)
Alligator (voice)
 1978-1981 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Ned Plummer / Fred Catlett / Professor Dwayne Clebe / ...
- The Devil and Mandy Breem/The Millionaire (1980) ... Fred Catlett
- The Inventor/On the Other Side (1979) ... Professor Dwayne Clebe
- Homecoming/The Sheikh (1978) ... Edgar Breen
 1981 The Smurfs (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1980-1981 CBS Library (TV Series)
Alligator / King / Dragon / ...
- Misunderstood Monsters (1981) ... Alligator (voice)
- The Incredible Book Escape (1980) ... King / Dragon / Lord Garp / ... (voice)
 1980 A Snow White Christmas (TV Movie)
Brawny (voice)
 1980 Condominium (TV Movie)
Brooke Ames
 1980 The Love Tapes (TV Movie)
Harlan Devane
 1980 Detour to Terror (TV Movie)
Harry Edwards
 1980 3-2-1 Contact (TV Series)
Introduction
 1980 The Practical Princess (Short)
King / Dragon / Lord Garp / ... (voice)
 1979 The Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series)
Irving
- Double Sting (1979) ... Irving
 1978 Bud and Lou (TV Movie)
Eddie Sherman
 1978 Kojak (TV Series)
Billy Butler
- Photo Must Credit Joe Paxton (1978) ... Billy Butler
 1978 To Catch a Halibut (Short)
Misterjaw
 1977 Bunco (TV Movie)
 1977 Once Upon a Brothers Grimm (TV Movie)
Selfish and Mean
 1977 Charge of the Model T's
Doc Bailey
 1976 Mama (Short)
Misterjaw (voice)
 1976 Sweat Hog Shark (Short)
Misterjaw (voice)
 1976 Hot Fudge Show (TV Series)
Host (season 1)
 1976 Jigsaw John (TV Series)
 1975 The Bobby Vinton Show (TV Series)
Regular
 1975 Ben Vereen... Comin' at Ya (TV Series)
Regular Performer
 1975 The Rookies (TV Series)
Justin
- S.W.A.T. (2hr Pilot) (1975) ... Justin
 1975 Get Christie Love! (TV Series)
Morton Perkins
- Murder on High C (1975) ... Morton Perkins
 1974 Twice in a Lifetime (TV Movie)
Ron Talley
 1974 Here's Lucy (TV Series)
Sir Osbird Beechman Place
- Lucy Is a Bird-Sitter (1974) ... Sir Osbird Beechman Place
 1974 Married Is Better (TV Special)
 1973 A Touch of Grace (TV Series)
- The Lodge (1973)
 1972-1973 The Partridge Family (TV Series)
Morris Tinkler / Nicholas Minsky Pushkin
- My Heart Belongs to a Two Car Garage (1972) ... Nicholas Minsky Pushkin
 1972 Call Holme (TV Movie)
Holme
 1969-1972 Love, American Style (TV Series) (segment "Love and the Boomerang") / Bernie (segment "Love and the Nurse") / Harvey (segment "Love and the Living Doll")
- Love and the Anxious Mama/Love and the Boomerang/Love and the Private Eye (1972) ... (segment "Love and the Boomerang")
- Love and the Nurse/Love and the Old Boyfriend (1970) ... Bernie (segment "Love and the Nurse")
 1972 The Houndcats (TV Series)
- The Misbehavin' Raven Mission (1972) ... (voice)
 1971 Night Gallery (TV Series)
J.J. Wilson (segment "The Flip Side of Satan")
- Since Aunt Ada Came to Stay/With Apologies to Mr. Hyde/The Flip Side of Satan (1971) ... J.J. Wilson (segment "The Flip Side of Satan")
 1971 Arnold's Closet Revue (TV Movie)
 1970 Sesame Street (TV Series)
German Soldier (Wolfgang)
- Episode #2.1 (1970) ... German Soldier (Wolfgang)
 1969 The Pink Panther Show (TV Series)
Misterjaw (voice)
 1968 Vienna (Short)
 1968 The Hollywood Palace (TV Series)
Rozmenko - the Singing Russian
- Episode #6.5 (1968) ... Rozmenko - the Singing Russian
 1968 The Legend of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Much
 1968 P.J.
Jackie
 1968 Lost in Space (TV Series)
Fedor
- Princess of Space (1968) ... Fedor
 1967 The President's Analyst
Sullivan
 1966 The Phyllis Diller Show (TV Series)
Ahmed
- Phyllis Entertains Royalty (1966) ... Ahmed
 1966 The Super 6 (TV Series)
Super Scuba (voice, as Artie Johnson)
 1966 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
Crandall
- Is There a Small Hotel? (1966) ... Crandall
 1966 The Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series)
Bill Schermerhorn
- I Do Not Choose to Run (1966) ... Bill Schermerhorn
 1966 Friends, Romans, Countrymen (TV Movie)
Anglius
 1965 That Funny Feeling
Paul
 1965 The Third Day
Lester Aldrich
 1965 Bewitched (TV Series)
Cousin Edgar
- Cousin Edgar (1965) ... Cousin Edgar
 1965 The Cara Williams Show (TV Series)
Fenwick Jr.
 1965 Broadside (TV Series)
Charlie
- The Stowawaves (1965) ... Charlie
 1964 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Beatnik / Chip Broadwater
- The Timothy Heist (1964) ... Beatnik
- The Game with Glass Pieces (1964) ... Chip Broadwater
 1964 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
Charlie
- The Lucille Ball Show (1964) ... Charlie
 1964 Many Happy Returns (TV Series)
Virgil Slamm
 1964 Destry (TV Series)
Lester
- Deputy for a Day (1964) ... Lester
 1964 The Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series)
Mario
- Man in a Hole (1964) ... Mario
 1963 McHale's Navy (TV Series)
Sweeney
- Camera, Action, Panic (1963) ... Sweeney
 1963 General Hospital (TV Series)
Finian O'Toole (1991)
 1962 G.E. True (TV Series)
Cpl. Coogan
- The Handmade Private (1962) ... Cpl. Coogan
 1962 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Hotel Clerk
- Andy and Barney in the Big City (1962) ... Hotel Clerk
 1962 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Bud Fowler
- The Glory Hunter (1962) ... Bud Fowler
 1961 87th Precinct (TV Series)
Hotel Clerk
- Very Hard Sell (1961) ... Hotel Clerk
 1961 Frontier Circus (TV Series)
Charles Gippner
- Journey from Hannibal (1961) ... Charles Gippner
 1960-1961 Hennesey (TV Series)
Seaman Shatz / Seaman Seymour Shatz
- Aunt Sarah (1961) ... Seaman Seymour Shatz
- The Wedding (1961) ... Seaman Shatz
- Hail to the Chief (1960) ... Seaman Shatz
 1961 Westinghouse Playhouse (TV Series)
Clerk
- Nan Suits Dan (1961) ... Clerk
 1961 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Mr. Bates
- A Secret Life (1961) ... Mr. Bates
 1961 Bringing Up Buddy (TV Series)
Sandy Lewis
- Auntie's Cake (1961) ... Sandy Lewis
 1961 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series)
Stanley, Cigarette boy
- Brief Encounter (1961) ... Stanley, Cigarette boy
 1961 Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Irv
- The Whole Truth (1961) ... Irv
 1960 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Joe / Census Taker
- San Fernando's Marriage Mill (1960) ... Joe
- Clem's Fountain of Youth (1960) ... Census Taker
 1959 The Wild and the Innocent
Barker (uncredited)
 1959 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
Wally - Student #3
- Ivy League (1959) ... Wally - Student #3
 1958 Sally (TV Series)
Bascomb Bleacher Jr.
- Dear Myrtle (1958) ... Bascomb Bleacher Jr.
- Sally, the Love Doctor (1958) ... Bascomb Bleacher Jr.
- Episode #1.24 (1958) ... Bascomb Bleacher Jr.
- Sally, the Cosmetician (1958) ... Bascomb Bleacher Jr.
- Episode #1.22 (1958) ... Bascomb Bleacher Jr.
 1956 December Bride (TV Series)
- Jaywalker (1956)
 1956 Miracle in the Rain
Monty
 1955-1956 It's Always Jan (TV Series)
Stanley Schreiber
- Guilty Conscience (1956) ... Stanley Schreiber
- Episode #1.7 (1955) ... Stanley Schreiber
- Episode #1.5 (1955) ... Stanley Schreiber
- Episode #1.1 (1955) ... Stanley Schreiber
 1956 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Bob Martin
- Who Can Figure Kids? (1956) ... Bob Martin
 1954 Best Foot Forward (TV Movie)
Chuck
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Other Works:

Co-hosted on the daytime television program "Celebrity Revue" guests were Margaret Whiting, London Lee, Skiles and Henderson and Roy Head. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Artie Johnson | Art Johnson

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

If you remember one sentence for every hour you take [in school], you're a well-rounded person.

Trivia:

Brother of Coslough Johnson. See more »

Trademark:

Short, puckish, manic manner and the line: "Very interesting." See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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