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Paul Picerni (1922–2011)


As a child Paul Picerni had aspirations to become an attorney until he acted in an eighth-grade play and later learned that the school principal liked his performance and called him "a born actor". He next appeared in little theater productions, then (after World War II Air Force service) on the stage at Loyola University. Picerni was acting in a ... See full bio »

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 1998-2000 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Chris Benway / Judge Kenyon
- Frontier Dad (2000) ... Chris Benway
- First Do No Harm (1998) ... Judge Kenyon
 1987 Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission (TV Movie)
Ernesto Ferruci
 1986 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Maynard Press
- Like Father, Like Son (1986) ... Maynard Press
 1986 Sledge Hammer! (TV Series)
Cop Announcer
- They Shoot Hammers, Don't They? (1986) ... Cop Announcer
 1983-1985 Matt Houston (TV Series)
Dr. Perlin
- The Honeymoon Murders (1985) ... Dr. Perlin
 1982-1983 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Rossi / The Clerk
- Undercover Affair (1983) ... Rossi
- Hooker's War (1982) ... The Clerk
 1982 The Powers of Matthew Star (TV Series)
Pete
- Daredevil (1982) ... Pete
 1982 Capitol (TV Series)
Col. Amir (1983)
 1982 Strike Force (TV Series)
- Lonely Ladies (1982) ... (uncredited)
 1981 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Al Maglia
- The Rich Get Richer (1981) ... Al Maglia
 1981 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Mr. Sloan
- Memories of Allison (1981) ... Mr. Sloan
 1981 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. DePalma
- A Family Affair (1981) ... Dr. DePalma
 1980 Vega$ (TV Series)
Deputy
- Christmas Story (1980) ... Deputy
 1980 Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story (TV Movie)
Lt. Lagason
 1979 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
Jim
- Captive Night (1979) ... Jim
 1979 Marciano (TV Movie)
John Addelli
 1979 Escape to Athena
Zeno's Man
 1979 Women in White (TV Movie)
Technician
 1979 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Nick Largo
- Photographs/Royal Flush (1979) ... Nick Largo
 1978 Sword of Justice (TV Series)
Burcella
- The Gemini Connection (1978) ... Burcella
 1978 Capricorn One
Jerry
 1978 Sam (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1978)
 1978 Project U.F.O. (TV Series)
Ed Mason
 1974-1978 Kojak (TV Series)
Vic Whitley / Det. Albert Cohen
- 60 Miles to Hell (1978) ... Vic Whitley
- The Betrayal (1974) ... Det. Albert Cohen
 1977 The Last Hurrah (TV Movie)
Dr. Mike Santangelo
 1977 The Red Hand Gang (TV Series)
- Doc's Big Idea (1977)
 1976-1977 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Johnny Doors / Patsy Cairo
- Starsky and Hutch on Playboy Island (1977) ... Johnny Doors
- Murder at Sea (1976) ... Patsy Cairo
 1975-1977 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Stan Toland / Anthony Calvelli
- Duet for Danger (1977) ... Stan Toland
- The Deadly Conspiracy: Part 2 (1975) ... Anthony Calvelli
 1977 Something for Joey (TV Movie)
Joe Paterno
 1976 Alice (TV Series)
Vinny Randazzo
- The Dilemma (1976) ... Vinny Randazzo
 1976 NBC Special Treat (TV Series)
Dominick
- Papa and Me (1976) ... Dominick
 1975 McCoy (TV Series)
Glen Phillips
- Double Take (1975) ... Glen Phillips
 1975 Police Story (TV Series)
Capt. Gus Shambray
- Officer Needs Help (1975) ... Capt. Gus Shambray
 1970-1975 Mannix (TV Series)
Donegan / Sgt. Les Packer / Roger Stack / ...
- Hardball (1975) ... Donegan
- The Gang's All Here (1973) ... Sgt. Les Packer
- Out of the Night (1973)
- Voice in the Dark (1971) ... Roger Stack
- War of Nerves (1970) ... Sheriff
 1975 Lucy Gets Lucky (TV Movie)
Packy West
 1975 Kolchak: The Night Stalker (TV Series)
Humane Society Man
- Primal Scream (1975) ... Humane Society Man (uncredited)
 1974 Ironside (TV Series)
Armand
- Run Scared (1974) ... Armand
 1974 Run, Joe, Run (TV Series)
Fisherman
- Bon Voyage (1974) ... Fisherman
 1967-1974 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
The New Marshal / Grimes / Ganns / ...
- The Disciple (1974) ... The New Marshal
- Kitty's Love Affair (1973) ... Grimes
- The Pillagers (1967) ... Ganns
- The Lure (1967) ... McGee
 1974 Big Rose: Double Trouble (TV Movie)
Blass
 1964-1974 Insight (TV Series)
Tony Guzzo
- Crunch on Spruce Street (1974) ... Tony Guzzo
- A Reason to Live (1966)
- The Capitalist (1964)
 1970-1974 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Bill Johnson / Officer Boyd
- Sunburn (1974) ... Bill Johnson
- Log 85: Sign of the Twins (1970) ... Officer Boyd
 1968-1974 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Dom Giannelli, SAC / Fred Cochella / Joey Walters
- The Betrayal (1974) ... Dom Giannelli, SAC
- Deadfall (1970) ... Fred Cochella
- The Phone Call (1968) ... Joey Walters
 1974 Banacek (TV Series)
Det. Ed Winslow
- The Vanishing Chalice (1974) ... Det. Ed Winslow
 1973 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Dr. Oliver
- A Question of Fault (1973) ... Dr. Oliver
 1973 Circle of Fear (TV Series)
Dr. Richardson
- Graveyard Shift (1973) ... Dr. Richardson
 1973 Emergency! (TV Series)
Ed Duran
- The Professor (1973) ... Ed Duran
 1972 Room 222 (TV Series)
Fred
- Lift, Thrust and Drag (1972) ... Fred
 1972 The Sixth Sense (TV Series)
Germaine
- Witness Within (1972) ... Germaine
 1971-1972 O'Hara, U.S. Treasury (TV Series)
Bill Clark / Inspector Ed Miller
- Operation: Smokescreen (1972) ... Bill Clark
- Operation: Dorias (1972) ... Bill Clark
- Operation: Bribery (1971) ... Inspector Ed Miller
 1970-1971 Here's Lucy (TV Series)
IRS Agent / Reporter / Frank Williams / ...
- Lucy's Bonus Bounces (1971) ... IRS Agent
- Lucy and the Astronauts (1971) ... Reporter
- Lucy and the Raffle (1971) ... Frank Williams
- Lucy's Wedding Party (1970) ... Father Lambros
 1971 The Partners (TV Series)
Carter
- New Faces (1971) ... Carter
 1971 The Fearmaker
Kenneth
 1971 Kotch
Dr. Ramon Caudillo
 1971 Medical Center (TV Series)
Reinart
- Danger Point (1971) ... Reinart
 1971 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Alfred (segment "Love and Murphy's Bed")
 1971 The Immortal (TV Series)
Klabo
- Sanctuary (1971) ... Klabo
 1970 The Old Man Who Cried Wolf (TV Movie)
Det. Green
 1970 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
Roper
- So Long, Baby, and Amen (1970) ... Roper
 1970 Kelly's Heroes
M.P. Sergeant (scenes deleted)
 1969 Bracken's World (TV Series)
Bob Lederer
- The Sweet Smell of Failure (1969) ... Bob Lederer
 1969 Land Raiders
Carney / Arturo (as H.P. Picerni)
 1969 Che!
Hector
 1968-1969 Felony Squad (TV Series)
Mark Hewitt / Walt Petrie
- The Last Man in the World (1969) ... Mark Hewitt
- Image of Evil (1968) ... Walt Petrie
 1968 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Charley Mangan
- Yesterday Died and Tomorrow Won't Be Born (1968) ... Charley Mangan
 1968 Lancer (TV Series)
Provost Marshal
- The Prodigal (1968) ... Provost Marshal
 1968 The Scalphunters
Frank
 1967 The Virginian (TV Series)
Parks
- The Fortress (1967) ... Parks
 1967 Hogan's Heroes (TV Series)
Jack Williams
- One in Every Crowd (1967) ... Jack Williams
 1967 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Mike's / Michelle's father
- The Chameleon (1967) ... Mike's / Michelle's father
 1967 Batman (TV Series)
Brown
- Batman Displays His Knowledge (1967) ... Brown
- Catwoman Goes to College (1967) ... Brown
 1966 Combat! (TV Series)
Private Harold Vincent
- The Furlough (1966) ... Private Harold Vincent
 1966 The Big Valley (TV Series)
Peterson
- The Iron Box (1966) ... Peterson
 1964 The Young Marrieds (TV Series)
Dr. Dan Garret (1964-1966)
 1964 The Great Adventure (TV Series)
Pierre Lafitte
- The Pirate and the Patriot (1964) ... Pierre Lafitte
 1964 The Age of Violence
Gangster
 1964 The Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series)
Marco the Magnificent
- The Night the Monkey Died (1964) ... Marco the Magnificent
 1964 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Sgt. DeSantis
- Search in a Windy City (1964) ... Sgt. DeSantis
 1958-1963 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Walter Jefferies / Sgt. Joseph Dexter / Charles Gallagher
- The Case of the Bouncing Boomerang (1963) ... Walter Jefferies
- The Case of the Sardonic Sergeant (1958) ... Sgt. Joseph Dexter
- The Case of the One-Eyed Witness (1958) ... Charles Gallagher
 1963 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Bruno Castari
- 5: Part 3 (1963) ... Bruno Castari
 1959-1963 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Lee Hobson / Tony Liguri
- Line of Fire (1963) ... Lee Hobson
- The Torpedo (1963) ... Lee Hobson
- The Jazz Man (1963) ... Lee Hobson
 1961 Whispering Smith (TV Series)
Enrico Spanato
- The Interpreter (1961) ... Enrico Spanato
 1960 The Rebel (TV Series)
Lee Ricker / Manuel Flynn / Clee - Hotel Desk Clerk
- The Legacy (1960) ... Lee Ricker
- Unsurrendered Sword (1960) ... Manuel Flynn
- He's Only a Boy (1960) ... Clee - Hotel Desk Clerk
 1960 Men Into Space (TV Series)
Bob King
- Into the Sun (1960) ... Bob King
 1960 Strangers When We Meet
Arthur Gerandi
 1960 Markham (TV Series)
Police Captain Mascotti
- Escorts a La Carte (1960) ... Police Captain Mascotti
 1960 The Apartment
Patron in Bar (uncredited)
 1960 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series)
Antonio Rossi
- Wagon Show (1960) ... Antonio Rossi
 1957-1960 Colt .45 (TV Series)
Duke Blaine / Jose / Quito
- Martial Law (1960) ... Duke Blaine
- Return to El Paso (1959) ... Jose
- The Gypsies (1957) ... Quito
 1960 Shotgun Slade (TV Series)
Quinn
- The Fabulous Fiddle (1960) ... Quinn
 1960 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
Gian-Paolo Fregoso
- The Corsican (1960) ... Gian-Paolo Fregoso
 1960 Rawhide (TV Series)
Bahari
- Incident of the Dancing Death (1960) ... Bahari
 1960 Bonanza (TV Series)
Sanchez
- The Spanish Grant (1960) ... Sanchez
 1957-1960 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Lawrence W. Smart
- The Story of Steve Logan (1957) ... Lawrence W. Smart
 1960 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
Lanakila
- The Kamehameha Cloak (1960) ... Lanakila
 1959-1960 Fury (TV Series)
Tupelo
- Packy, the Lion Tamer (1960) ... Tupelo
 1959 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series)
Tony Liguri / Funzy
- Come Back to Sorrento (1959) ... Funzy
- The Untouchables: Part 2 (1959) ... Tony Liguri
- The Untouchables: Part 1 (1959) ... Tony Liguri
 1959 The Young Philadelphians
Louis Donetti
 1959 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (TV Series)
Chief Bullhead
- Horse Race (1959) ... Chief Bullhead
 1959 M Squad (TV Series)
Al Samson
- The Star Witness (1959) ... Al Samson
 1959 Northwest Passage (TV Series)
Guy Perro
 1959 Behind Closed Doors (TV Series)
Mike Perrera
- The Quemoy Story (1959) ... Mike Perrera
 1959 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series)
Jaffar Husein
- Star of India (1959) ... Jaffar Husein
 1954-1958 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
Stanley Reed / Darius / Toby / ...
- The Woman Between (1958) ... Stanley Reed
- A Strange Adventure (1958) ... Darius
- Song of Rome (1956) ... Toby
- The New York Story (1954) ... Lawrence Delaney
 1958 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
Milkman
- The Foundling (1958) ... Milkman
 1958 Maverick (TV Series)
Rene Gireaux
- Escape to Tampico (1958) ... Rene Gireaux
 1958 Torpedo Run
Lt. Burt Fisher
 1958 The Man Who Died Twice
George
 1957-1958 The Silent Service (TV Series)
Lt. John H. Eichman / Capt. Burton Klakring / Exec. Officer Allen Bergner / ...
- The Triton's Christmas (1958) ... Lt. John H. Eichman
- The Guardfish (1957) ... Capt. Burton Klakring
- The Gar Story (1957) ... Exec. Officer Allen Bergner
- Two Davids & Goliath (1957) ... McClintock
 1958 Zorro (TV Series)
Pedro Murrietta
- The Well of Death (1958) ... Pedro Murrietta (uncredited)
 1957-1958 Boots and Saddles (TV Series)
Pvt. Grimes / Trooper Grimes
- Weight of Command (1958) ... Pvt. Grimes
- The Deserter (1957) ... Trooper Grimes
 1956-1958 The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series)
Bengali / Sebastian
- Bamboozled in Bombay (1958) ... Bengali
- Capri (1956) ... Sebastian
 1958 Marjorie Morningstar
Philip Berman
 1958 26 Men (TV Series)
Ranger Ben Thorpe / Ben Thorpe
- Badge to Kill (1958) ... Ranger Ben Thorpe
- Gun Hand (1958) ... Ben Thorpe
 1958 The Deep Six
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
 1958 Flight (TV Series)
- Sky Hook (1958)
 1958 Return to Warbow
Deputy Sheriff (uncredited)
 1957 Broken Arrow (TV Series)
Maj. Markson / Zele
- White Savage (1957) ... Maj. Markson
- Apache Child (1957) ... Zele
 1957 Code 3 (TV Series)
Fred Davis
- Sunset Strip (1957) ... Fred Davis
 1957 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
- A Cloud for Jeni (1957)
 1957 Tales of the Texas Rangers (TV Series)
Philip Conzog
- Gypsy Boy (1957) ... Philip Conzog
 1957 The Life of Riley (TV Series)
Ricardo
- Babs and the Latin (1957) ... Ricardo
 1957 Omar Khayyam
Commander
 1957 The Brothers Rico
Gino Rico
 1957 Operation Mad Ball
Pvt. Bullard (uncredited)
 1957 Circus Boy (TV Series)
Julio Gaetano
- Little Vagabond (1957) ... Julio Gaetano
 1957 Panic! (TV Series)
Marvin Henderson
- The Airline Hostess (1957) ... Marvin Henderson
 1957 Tales of the 77th Bengal Lancers (TV Series)
Jaffar Kul Sidri / Jewel Merchant
- Akbar the Great (1957) ... Jaffar Kul Sidri
- The Glass Necklace (1957) ... Jewel Merchant
 1957 The Big Caper
Harry
 1957 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Nick Roper / Assissi #19
- The Cream of the Jest (1957) ... Nick Roper
- Number Twenty-Two (1957) ... Assissi #19
 1957 The Shadow on the Window
Bigelow
 1954-1957 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
James Ohio Pattie
- Mountain Man (1954) ... James Ohio Pattie
 1956 The Count of Monte Cristo (TV Series)
Patrini
- The Sardinian Affair (1956) ... Patrini
 1956 Flight to Hong Kong
Michael Quisto
 1956 Ford Star Jubilee (TV Series)
- A Bell for Adano (1956)
 1956 The Ford Television Theatre (TV Series)
Detective
- The Clay Pigeon (1956) ... Detective
 1956 The Come On
Jannings, assistant D.A.
 1956 Miracle in the Rain
Priest
 1955 Bobby Ware Is Missing
Alfred Gledhill
 1955 Navy Log (TV Series)
Frenchy
- The Phantom of the Blue Angels (1955) ... Frenchy
 1954-1955 Four Star Playhouse (TV Series)
Laramie Cole / Freddie
- Face of Danger (1955) ... Laramie Cole
- Meet McGraw (1954) ... Freddie
 1955 To Hell and Back
Valentino
 1955 Wiretapper
Herbie
 1955 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
 1955 Lord of the Jungle
Paul Cabot
 1955 Hell's Island
Eduardo Martin
 1955 Dial Red O
Norman Roper
 1955 Stories of the Century (TV Series)
Rube Burrows - The Alabama Wolf
- Rube Burrows (1955) ... Rube Burrows - The Alabama Wolf
 1955 Big Town (TV Series)
- The Grand Almost (1955)
 1955 Passport to Danger (TV Series)
Eddie Matera
- Naples (1955) ... Eddie Matera
 1955 Waterfront (TV Series)
Chris / Mario Ferrera / Chris Piemental
- Bait Cruise (1955) ... Chris
- Tuna Clipper ... Mario Ferrera
- Tuna Bound ... Chris Piemental
 1954 Climax! (TV Series)
 1954 Studio 57 (TV Series)
Bill Darrow
- So False and So Fair (1954) ... Bill Darrow
 1954 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Bullring Announcer
- Episode #4.5 (1954) ... Bullring Announcer
 1954 The Adventures of Hajji Baba
Nurel-Din
 1954 The Bounty Hunter
Jud
 1954 My Little Margie (TV Series)
 1954 Pushover
Masher in Ann's Hallway (uncredited)
 1954 The Shanghai Story
Mr. Emilio De Verno
 1954 Lux Video Theatre (TV Series)
Dr. Murger
- Blind Fury (1954) ... Dr. Murger
 1954 Mr. & Mrs. North (TV Series)
Bert Conroy
- The Girl in Cell 13 (1954) ... Bert Conroy
 1954 The Lone Wolf (TV Series)
Chick Walsi
- The Italian Story ... Chick Walsi
 1954 Riding Shotgun
Bob Purdee (uncredited)
 1954 Public Defender (TV Series)
Albert DeMarco
- Lost Cause (1954) ... Albert DeMarco
 1954 Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Flores
- Retribution (1954) ... Flores
 1953-1954 Dragnet (TV Series)
Rios / Hymie
- The Big Chance (1954) ... Rios
- The Big Kill (1953) ... Hymie
 1954 His Majesty O'Keefe
Spanish Ship Owner (uncredited)
 1953 The Charge at Feather River
Sergeant (scenes deleted)
 1953 The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms
Man in Trailer (uncredited)
 1953 The Desert Song
Hassan
 1953 The System
David Wiley
 1953 House of Wax
Scott Andrews
 1953 She's Back on Broadway
Jud Kellogg
 1952 Operation Secret
Capt. Armand Dupree
 1952 Cattle Town
Pepe
 1952 The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima
'Red' Agitator (uncredited)
 1952 Mara Maru
Steven Ranier
 1951 The Tanks Are Coming
Danny Kolowicz
 1951 Jim Thorpe -- All-American
Man on Speaker's Platform (uncredited)
 1951 Force of Arms
Sheridan
 1951 Fort Worth
Joe Castro
 1951 Inside the Walls of Folsom Prison
Jeff Riordan
 1951 I Was a Communist for the FBI
Joe Cvetic
 1951 Operation Pacific
Jonesy
 1950 The Killer That Stalked New York
Health Department Investigator (uncredited)
 1950 Breakthrough
Pvt. Edward P. Rojeck
 1950 Dial 1119
Interpreter-Detective (uncredited)
 1950 Three Secrets
Sergeant (uncredited)
 1950 I'll Get By
Marine Sergeant (uncredited)
 1950 Saddle Tramp
Denver
 1950 A Lady Without Passport
Italian (uncredited)
 1950 The Secret Fury
Dr. Roth (uncredited)
 1950 When Willie Comes Marching Home
Kerrigan (scenes deleted)
 1949 Twelve O'Clock High
Bombardier (uncredited)
 1948 Beyond Glory
Second Detective (uncredited)
 1946 In Fast Company
Street Extra (uncredited)
Show Show Self (2 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)

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