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Shepard Menken (1921–1999)

Shepard Menken was born on November 2, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Killers from Space (1954), I Spy (1965) and Forgive and Forget (1969). He died on January 2, 1999 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Killers from Space
Killers from Space Maj. Clift
I Spy
I Spy Villa Royal
Forgive and Forget
South Seas Adventure
South Seas Adventure Supplemental Narration


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 1989 Two Daddies? (TV Movie)
Additional Voices (voice, as Shep Menken)
 1988 This Is America, Charlie Brown (TV Mini-Series)
- The Birth of the Constitution (1988) ... (voice, as Shep Menken)
 1983 Alvin & the Chipmunks (TV Series)
- Baseball Heroes/May the Best Chipmunk Win (1983) ... (voice, as Shep Menken)
- A Dog's Best Friend Is His Chipmunk/The Curse of Lontiki (1983) ... (voice, as Shep Menken)
- Swiss Family Chipmunks/Santa Harry (1983) ... (voice, as Shep Menken)
- The Bully Ballet/Alvin... and the Chipmunk (1983) ... (voice, as Shep Menken)
- Angelic Alvin/The Trouble with Nanny (1983) ... (voice, as Shep Menken)
 1983 Mister T (TV Series) (voice, as Shep Menken)
 1982 Bugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales
Old Storyteller (voice, as Shep Menken)
 1981 Goldie Gold and Action Jack (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- The Goddess of the Black Pearl (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- The Return of the Man Beast (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Pursuit Into Peril (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Menace of the Medallion (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Race Against Time (1981) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1981 Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends (TV Series)
Doctor Doom
- The Fantastic Mr. Frump (1981) ... Doctor Doom (voice)
 1980 Thundarr the Barbarian (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice, as Shep Menken)
 1979 The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show (TV Series)
Joggernaut (1979) (voice)
 1975 Rikki-Tikki-Tavi (TV Short)
Rikki-Tikki-Tavi the Mongoose / Nag / Chuchundra (voice)
 1971 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
- Nerves (1971) ... Doctor (as Shep Menken)
 1970 The Phantom Tollbooth
Spelling Bee / Chroma The Great (voice, as Shep Menken)
 1967-1968 The Big Valley (TV Series)
Doc Willis / Marvin Sanders
- Hunter's Moon (1968) ... Doc Willis
- Time After Midnight (1967) ... Marvin Sanders (as Shep Menken)
 1967 Super President (TV Series) (voice)
 1967 I Spy (TV Series)
Villa Royal
- Night Train to Madrid (1967) ... Villa Royal
 1967 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
- The Night of the Vicious Valentine (1967) ... Itnelav (as Shephard Menken)
 1966 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
 1965 The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo (TV Series)
- Mr. Magoo's Captain Kidd (1965) ... (voice, as Shep Menkin)
- Mr. Magoo's The Count of Monte Cristo (1965) ... Danglars (voice)
 1965 The Man from Button Willow
Shanghai Kelly / Chinese Singer / Saloon Man#3 / ... (voice)
 1963 The Man from the Diners' Club
Reservation Clerk (uncredited)
 1962-1963 The Jetsons (TV Series)
Mugsy Megatron / Microbe
- Elroy's Mob (1963) ... Mugsy Megatron / Microbe (voice)
- The Flying Suit (1962) ... (voice)
 1961 The Alvin Show (TV Series)
Clyde Crashcup
- Episode #1.2 (1961) ... Clyde Crashcup (voice)
- Episode #1.1 (1961) ... Clyde Crashcup (voice)
 1960 Bells Are Ringing
Narrator of Susanswerphone Ad (voice, uncredited)
 1960 Adventures in Paradise (TV Series)
Gopal Singh
- The Siege of Troy (1960) ... Gopal Singh (as Shep Menken)
 1958 South Seas Adventure
Supplemental Narration (voice)
 1958 The Thin Man (TV Series)
Gino Bryvette
- The Art of Murder (1958) ... Gino Bryvette
 1958 The Brothers Karamazov
Peter (uncredited)
 1957 Wire Service (TV Series)
- Escape to Freedom (1957) ... Bibi
 1957 Sally (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1957)
 1951-1956 I Love Lucy (TV Series)
Charpontier / Eye Doctor / William Abbott / ...
- Paris at Last (1956) ... Charpontier
- Lucy Has Her Eyes Examined (1953) ... Eye Doctor
- Lucy Becomes a Sculptress (1953) ... William Abbott
- The Adagio (1951) ... Jean Valijean Raymand
 1956 The Benny Goodman Story
Harry Goodman
 1955 Crusader (TV Series)
- The Way Out (1955) ... Olaf
 1955 So This Is Hollywood (TV Series)
The Maharajah
- The Maharajah (1955) ... The Maharajah
 1954-1955 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Paul Cezanne / Sam Gorlopin / Rooney
- The Life of Emile Zola (1955) ... Paul Cezanne (as Shep Menken)
- Double Indemnity (1954) ... Sam Gorlopin
- Five Star Final (1954) ... Rooney
 1954 Bengal Brigade
 1954 King Richard and the Crusaders
Muezzin (uncredited)
 1954 Your Favorite Story (TV Series)
- Conflict (1954)
 1954 Killers from Space
Maj. Clift (as Shep Menken)
 1953 Remains to Be Seen
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1953 My Hero (TV Series)
Pepe Rodriguez
- Viva Beanblossom (1953) ... Pepe Rodriguez
 1953 The Juggler
Dr. Traube (uncredited)
 1953 Man in the Dark
Interne (uncredited)
 1953 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
- Double Exposure (1953) ... Bartender
 1953 Tangier Incident
 1952 April in Paris
Sidewalk Café Waiter (uncredited)
 1952 Terry and the Pirates (TV Series)
Tony Morell
- The Maitland Affair ... Tony Morell (as Shep Menken)
 1952 I Married Joan (TV Series)
- Career (1952) ... (as Shep Menken)
 1952 The Merry Widow
 1952 The World in His Arms
Officer (uncredited)
 1952 The Cases of Eddie Drake (TV Series)
Prince Menchnikov
- Shoot the Works (1952) ... Prince Menchnikov (as Shep Menken)
 1952 Harem Girl
Maj. Blanchard
 1952 Dangerous Assignment (TV Series)
- The Bhandara Story (1952) ... Ahmed (as Shep Menken)
 1951 Gruen Guild Theater (TV Series)
- Ballerina (1951)
 1951 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series)
- Gracie Gives a Wedding (1951) ... Pierre
 1951 David and Bathsheba
Police Guard (uncredited)
 1951 The Great Caruso
 1951 Fourteen Hours
Reporter (uncredited)
 1949 Sword in the Desert
Haganah Soldier (uncredited)
 1949 The Red Menace
Henry Solomon
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

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Guest starred on the radio drama "Nightbeat," which starred Frank Lovejoy. See more »

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