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Joseph La Cava (1908–1992)

Joseph La Cava was born on September 16, 1908 in Paterson, New Jersey, USA. He is known for his work on The Monster of Piedras Blancas (1959), A Place in the Sun (1951) and Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971). He died on February 4, 1992 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1978 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series)
Sam
- Game Plan (1978) ... Sam
 1976 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series)
Croupier
- The Golden Pharaoh (1976) ... Croupier
 1974 Mame
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
 1973 The All-American Boy
Boxing Match Spectator (uncredited)
 1971-1973 Columbo (TV Series)
Medical Examiner / Croupier
- Double Shock (1973) ... Croupier (uncredited)
- The Greenhouse Jungle (1972) ... Medical Examiner (uncredited)
- Murder by the Book (1971) ... Medical Examiner (uncredited)
 1972 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Caterer
- Psychic, Shmychic (1972) ... Caterer (uncredited)
 1966-1972 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Waiter / Wheelman / Butler
- Casino (1972) ... Wheelman
- The Psychic (1967) ... Butler (uncredited)
- Shock (1967) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Action! (1967) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- The Trial (1967) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1971 The Doris Day Show (TV Series)
Commuter / Charlie
- When in Rome, Don't (1971) ... Commuter (uncredited)
- Billy's First Date (1971) ... Charlie (uncredited)
 1971 Escape from the Planet of the Apes
Waiter (uncredited)
 1970 Mayberry R.F.D. (TV Series)
Waiter
- Goober, the Housekeeper (1970) ... Waiter
 1970 The Cheyenne Social Club
Saloon Dealer (uncredited)
 1969 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Courtroom Spectator
- Log 123: Courtroom (1969) ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1969 Dragnet 1967 (TV Series)
Courtroom Spectator
- Burglary Auto: Courtroom (1969) ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1969 The Love God?
Photographer (uncredited)
 1969 Death of a Gunfighter
Roulette Dealer (uncredited)
 1969 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Juror
- Once Upon a Time: Part II (1969) ... Juror (uncredited)
 1968-1969 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Croupier / Roulette Dealer / Royal Entourage Member / ...
- A Matter of Grey Matter: Part 2 (1969) ... Croupier
- A Matter of Grey Matter: Part 1 (1969) ... Croupier (uncredited)
- The Artist Is for Framing (1969) ... Roulette Dealer (uncredited)
- The Galloping Skin Game (1968) ... Croupier
- A Case of Red Turnips (1968) ... Croupier (uncredited)
 1968 The Shakiest Gun in the West
Cowboy (uncredited)
 1968 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
Waiter
- Goober Goes to an Auto Show (1968) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1967 Bonanza (TV Series)
Trial Spectator
- Justice Deferred (1967) ... Trial Spectator (uncredited)
 1967 Mannix (TV Series)
Butler
- Skid Marks on a Dry Run (1967) ... Butler (uncredited)
 1966-1967 Batman (TV Series)
Waiter / Baseball Game Spectator / Spectator on Sidewalk / ...
- Ice Spy (1967) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Rats Like Cheese (1966) ... Baseball Game Spectator (uncredited)
- Instant Freeze (1966) ... Spectator on Sidewalk (uncredited)
- Fine Feathered Finks (1966) ... Police Officer (uncredited)
 1967 Ironside (TV Movie)
Official in Newsreel (uncredited)
 1967 Thoroughly Modern Millie
Waiter (uncredited)
 1967 Captain Nice (TV Series)
Exhibit Patron / Waiter
- That's What Mothers Are For (1967) ... Exhibit Patron (uncredited)
- The Man with Three Blue Eyes (1967) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1967 Hotel
Elevator Operator (uncredited)
 1966 The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series)
Board Member
- Jed Joins the Board (1966) ... Board Member (uncredited)
 1966 The Singing Nun
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1966 Gomer Pyle: USMC (TV Series)
Dealer
- Vacation in Las Vegas (1966) ... Dealer (uncredited)
 1965-1966 Honey West (TV Series)
Board Member / Waiter
- King of the Mountain (1966) ... Board Member (uncredited)
- Whatever Lola Wants.... (1965) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1965 A Rage to Live
Waiter (uncredited)
 1965 O.K. Crackerby! (TV Series)
Board Member
- O.K. Crackerby Arrives (1965) ... Board Member (uncredited)
 1965 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series)
Party Guest
- Connery's Hands (1965) ... Party Guest (uncredited)
 1964-1965 The Rogues (TV Series)
Bartender / Waiter / Porter / ...
- Grave Doubts (1965) ... Assistant Inspector (uncredited)
- Bless You, G. Carter Huntington (1965) ... Bartender (uncredited)
- Hugger-Mugger, by the Sea (1964) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Plavonia, Hail and Farewell (1964) ... Party Guest (uncredited)
- Two of a Kind (1964) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1960-1965 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Courtroom Spectator / Waiter / Film Crew Member / ...
- The Case of the Frustrated Folksinger (1965) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- The Case of the Prankish Professor (1963) ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
- The Case of the Shoplifter's Shoe (1963) ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
- The Case of the Fickle Filly (1962) ... Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
- The Case of the Promoter's Pillbox (1962) ... Film Crew Member (uncredited)
 1964 Robin and the 7 Hoods
Juror (uncredited)
 1963-1964 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Waiter
- Who Killed Annie Foran? (1964) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Who Killed WHO IV? (1964) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Who Killed Carrie Cornell? (1964) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Who Killed Beau Sparrow? (1963) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Who Killed Julian Buck? (1963) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1964 The Best Man
Delegate (uncredited)
 1964 Viva Las Vegas
Waiter (uncredited)
 1964 The Incredible Mr. Limpet
Officer at Fleet Admiral's Briefing (uncredited)
 1963 Hazel (TV Series)
Townsman at Celebration
- The Retiring Milkman (1963) ... Townsman at Celebration (uncredited)
 1963 Take Her, She's Mine
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
 1963 Twilight of Honor
Townsman at Airport (uncredited)
 1963 The Virginian (TV Series)
Bartender
- The Final Hour (1963) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1961-1963 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Waiter / Club Patron / Boxing Spectator / ...
- The Man in the Cooler (1963) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Search for a Dead Man (1963) ... Club Patron (uncredited)
- Man Killer (1961) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- The King of Champagne (1961) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Ring of Terror (1961) ... Boxing Spectator (uncredited)
 1962 Advise & Consent
Senator (uncredited)
 1962 Cape Fear
Bartender (uncredited)
 1962 Tender Is the Night
Bartender (uncredited)
 1962 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Photographer
- The Administrator (1962) ... Photographer (uncredited)
 1961 The Comancheros
Dealer (uncredited)
 1961 Thriller (TV Series)
Diner Patron / Waiter
- Guillotine (1961) ... Diner Patron (uncredited)
- Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper (1961) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1960-1961 Dante (TV Series)
Waiter
- Hunter with a Badge (1961) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Pick a Peck of Diamonds (1961) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Light Lady, Dark Room (1961) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Aces and Eights (1961) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- The Devil to Pay (1961) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1960 Pay or Die
Businessman (uncredited)
 1960 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Bartender
- The Judge (1960) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1960 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series)
Waiter
- The Man in the Funny Suit (1960) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1960 Seven Thieves
Croupier (uncredited)
 1960 Mr. Lucky (TV Series)
Waiter
- The Gladiators (1960) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1960 The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond
Club Patron (uncredited)
 1959 Man with a Camera (TV Series)
Waiter
- Eye Witness (1959) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1959 Holiday for Lovers
Spectator at Bullfight (uncredited)
 1959 Compulsion
Juror (uncredited)
 1958-1959 The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (TV Series)
Waiter
- Ozzie's Old Teammate (1959) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- A Cruise for Harriet (1958) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1958 I Want to Live!
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1958 The Last Hurrah
Man at Campaign HQ (uncredited)
 1958 Torpedo Run
Waiter (uncredited)
 1958 Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Waiter / Mourner at Funeral / Bellboy
- Play Belles' Toll (1958) ... Waiter (uncredited)
- Dead Men Don't Dream (1958) ... Mourner at Funeral (uncredited)
- Just Around the Coroner (1958) ... Bellboy (uncredited)
 1957-1958 State Trooper (TV Series)
Robbery Suspect / Waiter
- Kitchen Kill (1958) ... Robbery Suspect (uncredited)
- The Dancing Dowager (1957) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1958 Zorro (TV Series)
Don
- The Fall of Monastario (1958) ... Don (uncredited)
 1957 The Joker Is Wild
Waiter (uncredited)
 1957 Sweet Smell of Success
Waiter at 21 (uncredited)
 1957 Monkey on My Back
Bartender (uncredited)
 1957 Designing Woman
Reporter (uncredited)
 1956 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
Inmate (uncredited)
 1956 The Birds and the Bees
Waiter (uncredited)
 1956 The Harder They Fall
Manager (uncredited)
 1956 Meet Me in Las Vegas
Waiter (uncredited)
 1956 I Love Lucy (TV Series)
Bartender
- Second Honeymoon (1956) ... Bartender (uncredited)
 1955 I'll Cry Tomorrow
Waiter (uncredited)
 1954 The Lone Wolf (TV Series)
Cashier / Butler / Waiter Preparing Table
- The Las Vegas Story (1954) ... Cashier (uncredited)
- The Malibu Story (a.k.a. Malibu-Laguna) (1954) ... Butler (uncredited)
- The Blue Lantern Story (1954) ... Waiter Preparing Table (uncredited)
 1953 Man in the Attic
Theatre Patron (uncredited)
 1953 Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Spectator on Sidewalk / Driver
- Panic in the Sky (1953) ... Spectator on Sidewalk (uncredited)
- Czar of the Underworld (1953) ... Driver (uncredited)
 1953 Forever Female
Waiter (uncredited)
 1953 The I Don't Care Girl
Waiter (uncredited)
 1953 The Abbott and Costello Show (TV Series)
Joe
- Life Insurance (1953) ... Joe (as Joe Lacava)
 1952 April in Paris
Waiter (uncredited)
 1952 The Steel Trap
Man Exiting Office (uncredited)
 1952 Pat and Mike
Waiter (uncredited)
 1952 The Sniper
Man at Darr Murder Scene (uncredited)
 1951 The People Against O'Hara
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1951 A Place in the Sun
Waiter (uncredited)
 1950 Right Cross
Photographer (uncredited)
 1950 Young Man with a Horn
Nightclub Waiter (uncredited)
 1949 The Woman on Pier 13
Club Patron (uncredited)
 1949 The Set-Up
Fight Spectator (uncredited)
 1947 Song of the Thin Man
Roulette Dealer (uncredited)
 1942 Who Done It?
Station Employee (uncredited)
 1942 The Corpse Vanishes
Wedding Guest (uncredited)
 1942 Ride 'Em Cowboy
Poker Player (uncredited)
 1941 Hold That Ghost
Little Fink (uncredited)
 1940 City for Conquest
Dance Contestant (uncredited)
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