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Gil Lamb (1904–1995)

Lean and lanky Gil Lamb should have been a professional contortionist. Every part of him seemed to be elastic. He could bend at the hip and jackknife to the floor, his head almost touching the ground, face turned sideways. That face was also peculiarly long and lugubrious. His 'fish-eyed' double-take became one of his trademarks. Even his neck and ... See full bio »

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The Love Bug
The Love Bug Policeman at Park
Bye Bye Birdie
Bye Bye Birdie Lanky Shriner
Roof Tops of Manhattan
Roof Tops of Manhattan Singer and Acrobatic Dancer
Pardon My Wrench


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 1980 For the Love of It (TV Movie)
Lockie McGraw
 1980 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Harlan Potts
- May We Make Them Proud: Part 2 (1980) ... Harlan Potts
- May We Make Them Proud: Part 1 (1980) ... Harlan Potts
 1979 B.J. and the Bear (TV Series)
Station Caretaker
- Gasohol (1979) ... Station Caretaker
 1978 The Next Step Beyond (TV Series)
Man at Farm
- Greed (1978) ... Man at Farm
 1977 Day of the Animals
Old Man in Bar
 1976 Time Travelers (TV Movie)
Hansom Cabby (1871)
 1975 Queen of the Stardust Ballroom (TV Movie)
 1974 Nightmare Circus
Mr. Alvarez
 1973 Room 222 (TV Series)
Mr. Findlay
- Pete's Protege (1973) ... Mr. Findlay
 1972 The Rookies (TV Series)
- Time Is the Fire (1972) ... Drunk (uncredited)
 1970 Barefoot in the Park (TV Series)
Hansom Driver
- Pilot (1970) ... Hansom Driver
 1970 Norwood
Mr. Remley
 1970 The Boatniks
Mr. Mitchell
 1969-1970 The Ghost & Mrs. Muir (TV Series)
Harvey / Harv
- Amateur Night (1970) ... Harv
- Tourist, Go Home (1970) ... Harvey
- Host to the Ghost (1969) ... Harvey
 1968 The Love Bug
Policeman at Park
 1968 Mayberry R.F.D. (TV Series)
Carl Conover
- Miss Farmerette (1968) ... Carl Conover
 1968 The Horse in the Gray Flannel Suit
Bit Comic (uncredited)
 1968 The Shakiest Gun in the West
Slosh White - Drunk (uncredited)
 1968 The Andy Griffith Show (TV Series)
- Sam for Town Council (1968) ... Lou
 1964-1968 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Ted Dollinger / Tom / Mr. Franklin / ...
- Uncle Charley's Aunt (1968) ... Ted Dollinger
- Stag at Bay (1966) ... Tom
- What About Harry? (1966) ... Mr. Franklin
- The In-Law Whammy (1964) ... First Man
 1968 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Claude Peepers
- The Night of the Amnesiac (1968) ... Claude Peepers
 1968 Blackbeard's Ghost
 1967 Daktari (TV Series)
Professor Walpole
- Judy and the Wizard (1967) ... Professor Walpole
 1967 The Gnome-Mobile
Gas Attendant
 1967 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Daddy Jo
- The Apple a Day Affair (1967) ... Daddy Jo
 1966 The Felony Squad (TV Series)
- The Immaculate Killer (1966) ... Janitor
 1966 My Mother the Car (TV Series)
- Over the Hill to the Junkyard (1966) ... Harris
 1966 Camp Runamuck (TV Series)
- Air Conditioner (1966) ... Mailman
 1966 The Ugly Dachshund
Milkman (uncredited)
 1966 Pistols 'n' Petticoats (TV Series)
Town Drunk / Drunk / Alfred
- Pilot (1966) ... Drunk
- Shootout at O'Day Corral (1966) ... Town Drunk
- A Wagonload of Wives (1966) ... Alfred
- No Sale (1966) ... Town Drunk
 1965 Honey West (TV Series)
Counter Man
- Rockabye the Hard Way (1965) ... Counter Man
 1965 Karen (TV Series)
- Who's Seymour? (1965) ... Mailman
 1964 Good Neighbor Sam
Drunk (uncredited)
 1963 Bye Bye Birdie
Lanky Shriner
 1963 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
- The Bad One (1963) ... Porter
 1961 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Officer Flannagan
- Once Upon a Time (1961) ... Officer Flannagan
 1961 Breakfast at Tiffany's
Gil - Party Guest with Harriet (uncredited)
 1960 Bells Are Ringing
Pratfalling Party Guest (uncredited)
 1959 Bronco (TV Series)
Cigar Man
- Game at the Beacon Club (1959) ... Cigar Man
 1958 Terror in a Texas Town
Barnaby (uncredited)
 1956 The Boss
 1955 Big Town (TV Series)
 1954-1955 My Little Margie (TV Series)
Toby - Janitor
- Vern's Butterflies (1955) ... Toby - Janitor
- Daughter-At-Law (1954)
 1953 Pardon My Wrench (Short)
 1953 And Baby Makes Two (Short)
 1953 Lost in a Turkish Bath (Short)
Slim Harris
 1953 Fresh Painter (Short)
 1952 Ghost Buster (Short)
Slim Patterson / Nurse Aggie Patterson
 1951 Starlight Theatre (TV Series)
Joshua Boggs
- Flaxen-Haired Mannequin (1951) ... Joshua Boggs
 1950 Musical Comedy Time (TV Series)
- Babes in Toyland (1950) ... Sambo
 1950 Night Club Daze (Short)
 1950 Groan and Grunt (Short)
Gil aka Slim
 1949 Bashful Romeo (Short)
 1949 Make Mine Laughs
Master of Ceremonies
 1949 Addio Mimí!
 1949 Window on the World (TV Series)
 1947 Hit Parade of 1947
Eddie Page
 1944 Practically Yours
Albert W. Beagell
 1944 Rainbow Island
Pete Jenkins
 1943 Riding High
Bob 'Foggy' Day
 1942 The Fleet's In
 1938 Little Me (Short)
 1935 Roof Tops of Manhattan (Short)
Singer and Acrobatic Dancer (as Gilbert Lamb)
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