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William Pierson (I) (1926–2004)

William Pierson was born on July 17, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as William H Pierson. He was an actor, known for Stalag 17 (1953), Three's Company (1976) and Corvette Summer (1978). He died on August 27, 2004 in Newton, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Stalag 17
Stalag 17 Marko the Mailman
Three's Company
Three's Company Dean Travers
Corvette Summer
Corvette Summer Gas Station Salesman
Fun with Dick and Jane


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 1993 Sani no yuutsu
Car Fixer
 1984 The Facts of Life (TV Series)
 1981 Harper Valley P.T.A. (TV Series)
Workman #1
 1977-1981 Three's Company (TV Series)
Dean Travers
 1980 One Day at a Time (TV Series)
 1979 Diff'rent Strokes (TV Series)
The Bartender
 1979 Hello, Larry (TV Series)
The Bartender
 1978 In the Beginning (TV Series)
 1978 Alice (TV Series)
 1978 Snavely (TV Movie)
Hotel Inspector
 1978 Corvette Summer
Gas Station Salesman
 1977 All in the Family (TV Series)
 1977 Fun with Dick and Jane
 1976 Good Times (TV Series)
Marty Mitchell
 1976 Switch (TV Series)
 1975 The Cop and the Kid (TV Series)
Zimmerman / Sgt. Zimmerman
 1967 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
 1957 Operation Mad Ball
Perkins (uncredited)
 1955 The Goldbergs (TV Series)
Bus Driver
 1955 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Mr. Harrison
 1953 Stalag 17
Marko the Mailman
 1950 The Big Lift
Billy Pierson (as Sgt. Billy Pierson)
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Other Works:

Originated the role of Marko in the Broadway version of Stalag 17. (Billy Wilder asked him to recreate the role in the film.) Also appeared on Broadway in High Button Shoes, Make Mine Manhattan, and Reuben, Reuben. Toured in The Odd Couple.

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Alternate Names:

Bill Pierson | Sgt. Billy Pierson

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He had two brothers: Jefferson and Howard. See more »

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