Buck Kartalian (1922–2016)


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Buck Kartalian was born on August 13, 1922 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for Planet of the Apes (1968), The Rock (1996) and Conquest of the Planet of the Apes (1972). He was previously married to Margaret Poloshjian and Mary E. Bannister. He died on May 24, 2016 in Mission Hills, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

(1968)
The Rock Reverend
(1996)
(1972)
Cool Hand Luke Dynamite
(1967)

Filmography

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 2006 Cattle Call
Janitor
 2005 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
Henry
- Return of the Shirt (2005) ... Henry
 2005 Extreme Dating
Earl
 2005 Standing Still
Older Man
 2004 Rodney (TV Series)
Elderly Man
- It's Up, It's Good (2004) ... Elderly Man
 2003 Recipe for Disaster (TV Movie)
Luigi
 2002 Just Shoot Me! (TV Series)
Clerk
- Guess Who's Coming to Blush (2002) ... Clerk
 2002 Even Stevens (TV Series)
Old Guy #2
- Boy on a Rock (2002) ... Old Guy #2
 2002 The Third Wheel
Old Man
 2001 Tomcats
Grandfather MacDonald
 2000 Magicians
Bagel Shop Clerk
 2000 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Shoe Repair Guy
- Ted and Mary (2000) ... Shoe Repair Guy
 2000 Son of the Beach (TV Series)
Papa Gigio
- Mario Putzo's 'The Last Dong' (2000) ... Papa Gigio
 2000 Dave's Blind Date (Short)
Gene
 2000 Pedestrian
 2000 The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas
Old Man at Bronto King
 2000 Felicity (TV Series)
Guard
- Docuventary II (2000) ... Guard
 1999 The Art of a Bullet
Henry
 1999 My Favorite Martian
Muscle Man
 1997/I Eight Days a Week
Nonno, Marge's Dad
 1996 ER (TV Series)
Lloyd Frick
- Union Station (1996) ... Lloyd Frick
 1996 Life with Roger (TV Series)
Dave
- Love Thy Neighbor (1996) ... Dave
 1996 The Jamie Foxx Show (TV Series)
Rutherford B.. White
- And Bubba Makes Three (1996) ... Rutherford B.. White
 1996 The Rock
Reverend
 1995 Guideposts Junction (TV Mini Series)
Grandfather
- Angels, Angels (1995) ... Grandfather
 1995 Friends (TV Series)
Frankie
- The One with Ross's New Girlfriend (1995) ... Frankie
 1987/II Promised Land (Short)
Irving J. Schwartz
 1987 Real Men
Produce Hawker
 1987 Checkpoint
Bus driver
 1985 American Drive-in
Projectionist (uncredited)
 1985 Gymkata
The Kahn
 1983 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Rocky Menukian
- Open and Shut Case (1983) ... Rocky Menukian
 1982 Forty Days of Musa Dagh
Village Spokesman
 1980-1981 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Red Borotra / Leon Hartounian
- Campesinos (1981) ... Red Borotra
- Inheritance (1980) ... Leon Hartounian
 1977 The Red Hand Gang (TV Series)
Kidnapper
- Doc's Big Idea (1977) ... Kidnapper
- Search and Rescue (1977) ... Kidnapper
- The Missing Jewels (1977) ... Kidnapper
- The Man in the Mask (1977) ... Kidnapper
 1976 Monster Squad (TV Series)
Bruce W. Wolf
- Albert/Alberta (1976) ... Bruce W. Wolf
- Lawrence of Moravia (1976) ... Bruce W. Wolf
- The Weatherman (1976) ... Bruce W. Wolf
- The Skull (1976) ... Bruce W. Wolf
- The Wizard (1976) ... Bruce W. Wolf
 1976 The Great NBC Smilin' Saturday Mornin' Parade (TV Movie)
Bruce W. Wolf
 1976 The Outlaw Josey Wales
Shopkeeper
 1975 The Voyeur (Short)
 1974 Run, Joe, Run (TV Series)
Horn
- Yardbirds (1974) ... Horn
 1973 The New Perry Mason (TV Series)
Prison Snitch
- The Case of the Perilous Pen (1973) ... Prison Snitch
 1972 Conquest of the Planet of the Apes
Frank - Gorilla
 1971-1972 Nichols (TV Series)
Samuel
- Bertha (1972) ... Samuel
- All in the Family (1972) ... Samuel
- Peanuts and Crackerjacks (1971) ... Samuel
 1971 Octaman
Raul
 1971 Goodbye, Raggedy Ann (TV Movie)
Tony
 1971 Bunny O'Hare
Sensitivity Group
 1971 Will to Die
Igor Garin
 1970 Booby Trap
Scarpo (as Buck Bucky)
 1970 Breakout (TV Movie)
Hogan
 1970 Myra Breckinridge
Jeff
 1968-1969 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)
Sam / Jason's Man
- A Dream That Glitters (1969) ... Sam
- One to a Customer (1969) ... Sam
- The Stand Off (1968) ... Sam
- Letter of the Law (1968) ... Sam
- A Crying Need (1968) ... Sam
 1969 Mark of the Gun
Bert
 1968 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Lieutenant Bengston
- The Night of the Pelican (1968) ... Lieutenant Bengston
 1968 Stay Away, Joe
Bull Shortgun
 1968 Planet of the Apes
Julius
 1967 The Secret Sharer
Francis
 1967 Cool Hand Luke
Dynamite
 1967 The Acid Eaters
Artie / The Devil (as Buck Bucky)
 1967 Devil's Angels
Funky
 1967 The Young Warriors
Soldier in Squad Attacking Tank
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
John
- Hot Off the Griddle (1966) ... John
 1966 McHale's Navy (TV Series)
The Waiter
- McHale's Country Club Caper (1966) ... The Waiter
 1965 The Munsters (TV Series)
The 2nd Workman
- Underground Munster (1965) ... The 2nd Workman
 1965 Get Smart (TV Series)
Leopold
- Our Man in Toyland (1965) ... Leopold
 1965 Morituri
Merchant Marine (uncredited)
 1964 No Time for Sergeants (TV Series)
Foreman
- Do Me a Favor and Don't Do Me Any (1964) ... Foreman
 1964 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series)
Crew Member
- Eleven Days to Zero (1964) ... Crew Member (uncredited)
 1963 Arrest and Trial (TV Series)
Eddie
- Inquest Into a Bleeding Heart (1963) ... Eddie
 1962-1963 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Al Gross / Nate Stryker
- A Taste for Pineapple (1963) ... Al Gross
- The Stryker Brothers (1962) ... Nate Stryker
 1962 The Gallant Men (TV Series)
Joey Lopuschok
- And the End of Evil Things (1962) ... Joey Lopuschok
 1962 Don't Call Me Charlie (TV Series)
MP
- A Friend in Need (1962) ... MP
 1961 Sail a Crooked Ship
Finster
 1959 Naked City (TV Series)
Sanitation Department Foreman / Sanitation Worker
- Ticker Tape (1959) ... Sanitation Department Foreman (uncredited)
- Hey, Teach! (1959) ... Sanitation Worker
 1955 Mister Roberts
Mason
 1955 Cell 2455, Death Row
Monk
 1951 Mister Universe
Contestant - Senior Garitzio (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared (as "Sampson, servant to Capulet") in "Romeo and Juliet" on Broadway.

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Alternate Names:

Buck Bucky

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)

Spouse:

Margaret Poloshjian  (her death)  (3 children) | See more »
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Former professional wrestler and bodybuilder. See more »

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