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Paul Reed (II) (1909–2007)

Another mop-faced, gruff-looking character who belongs in the "Where have I seen that face?" category, Paul Reed enjoyed a long and varied career on radio, Broadway musicals, TV and commercials. Though smaller in stature, his imposing figure and ability to command made him seem much taller in his shoes. Surprisingly, one would deem his features ... See full bio »

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 1967 Fitzwilly
 1966-1967 The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series)
Colonel Stark / Russell Tinsley
- The Army Game (1967) ... Colonel Stark
- Jed in Politics (1966) ... Russell Tinsley
 1967 Ride to Hangman's Tree
 1967 The Phyllis Diller Show (TV Series)
- Marry a Million (1967) ... John
 1966 Bewitched (TV Series)
Leon Scranton
- A Gazebo Never Forgets (1966) ... Leon Scranton
 1966 Hey, Landlord (TV Series)
 1966 The Jean Arthur Show (TV Series)
Nelson Craig
- My Client, the Rooster (1966) ... Nelson Craig
 1966 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Mr. Prentice
- Brilliant Benjamin Boggs (1966) ... Mr. Prentice
 1966 The Munsters (TV Series)
Henry J. Fregosi
- The Fregosi Emerald (1966) ... Henry J. Fregosi
 1965-1966 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
City Commissioner Timothy 'Tiger' Trimmitt
- My Son, the Councilman (1966) ... City Commissioner Timothy 'Tiger' Trimmitt
- Trees (1965) ... City Commissioner Timothy 'Tiger' Trimmitt
 1965 I Dream of Jeannie (TV Series)
General Barkley
- Russian Roulette (1965) ... General Barkley
 1964 The Patty Duke Show (TV Series)
Mr. Hansen
- The Con Artist (1964) ... Mr. Hansen
 1963 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
- Don't Shake the Family Tree (1963) ... Finegan
 1963 Route 66 (TV Series)
- But What Do You Do in March? (1963) ... Husband
 1961-1963 Car 54, Where Are You? (TV Series)
Captain Paul Block / Capt. Paul Block / Capt. Martin Block / ...
- The Curse of the Snitkins (1963) ... Captain Paul Block
- Puncher & Judy (1963) ... Capt. Paul Block
- The Loves of Sylvia Schnauser (1963) ... Capt. Martin Block
- Lucille Is 40 (1963) ... Captain Paul Block (credit only)
- Joan Crawford Didn't Say No (1963) ... Captain Paul Block
 1959 Alcoa Theatre (TV Series)
 1958 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Mr. Skinner / Sidney Kruger
- Bilko and the Crosby's (1958) ... Mr. Skinner (uncredited)
- Bilko's Vampire (1958) ... Sidney Kruger
 1955 The Phenix City Story
Policeman (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Charlie Cowell, the anvil salesman") in the original Broadway production of "The Music Man". See more »

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Son Paul Jr.'s biography on his father, entitled You Grew Up, is being published by Bear Manor Media, and is due for release on June 15, 2010, the day before what would have been Paul's 101st birthday. See more »

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