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Harry Monty (1904–1999)

Harry Monty was born on April 15, 1904 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Hymie Liechtenstein. He is known for his work on The Lord of the Rings (1978), H.R. Pufnstuf (1969) and The Adventures of Superpup (1958). He died on December 28, 1999 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Lord of the Rings
The Lord of the Rings Character Actor
H.R. Pufnstuf
H.R. Pufnstuf Various Characters
The Adventures of Superpup
The Adventures of Superpup Professor Sheepdip
The Wizard of Oz
The Wizard of Oz Munchkin Soldier / Winged Monkey


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 1981 Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (TV Series)
General Sothoz
- Shgoratchx! (1981) ... General Sothoz
 1979 Americathon
 1979 Hometown U.S.A.
 1978 The Lord of the Rings
Character Actor (voice)
 1973 Papillon (uncredited)
 1969 Hello, Dolly!
Midget (uncredited)
 1966-1968 Lost in Space (TV Series)
Little Plant Monster / Monster Fly / Troll of Niffelheim / ...
- The Flaming Planet (1968) ... Little Plant Monster (uncredited)
- The Galaxy Gift (1967) ... Monster Fly (uncredited)
- The Space Vikings (1967) ... Troll of Niffelheim (uncredited)
- The Deadly Games of Gamma 6 (1966) ... Geoo
 1968 Planet of the Apes
Child Ape (uncredited)
 1966 Our Man Flint
Undetermined Minor Role (uncredited)
 1964 The Brass Bottle
Midget Gong Man (uncredited)
 1963 Bonanza (TV Series)
- Hoss and the Leprechauns (1963) ... Michael (as Harry Monte)
 1962 How the West Was Won
River Pirate (uncredited)
 1961 Mysterious Island (uncredited)
 1959 The Flying Fontaines
Clown (uncredited)
 1958 The Adventures of Superpup (TV Short)
Professor Sheepdip
 1955 The Court Jester
One of Hermine's Midgets (uncredited)
 1954 3 Ring Circus
Circus Midget Clown (uncredited)
 1954 River of No Return
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1953 Space Patrol (TV Series)
- The Slaves of Planet X (1953) ... Mario
 1953 Invaders from Mars
Mutant (uncredited)
 1949 Alias the Champ
Giant Killer (uncredited)
 1946 Crack-Up
Midget in Arcade (uncredited)
 1946 Anna and the King of Siam
Midget Page Boy (uncredited)
 1945 An Angel Comes to Brooklyn
Midget Musician (uncredited)
 1945 George White's Scandals
Box Gag (uncredited)
 1945 See My Lawyer
Strong Man / Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1944 Ghost Catchers
Midget (uncredited)
 1942 Tarzan's New York Adventure
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1942 Ride 'Em Cowboy
Midget in Pool (uncredited)
 1941 Hellzapoppin'
Midget Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Show Show Stunts (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)

Personal Details

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Harry Monte

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Parents Frank and Lydia Liechtenstein immigrated from Poland in the 1890's.

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