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Actor Richard Deacon

Richard Deacon

  • Date of Birth:

    8 August 1921 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

  • Height:

    6' 2" (1.88 m)

Biography:

Richard Deacon was the bald, bespectacled character actor most famous for playing television producer Mel Cooley on "The Dick Van Dyke Show" from 1961 to 1966. In the first season of "Dick Van Dyke," he continued to appear on his previous series, "Leave it to Beaver," concurrently, playing Fred Rutherford on the latter show.Born on May 14, 1921 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the tall, bass-voiced Deacon took to the boards as a stage actor. At the beginning of his career, sta... more

Filmography

Aсtor (32)

Movie

Year

Movie The Spirit of St. Louis The Spirit of St. Louis

as Charles Levine, President Columbia Aircraft Co. (uncredited)

2007
Movie Piranha Piranha

as Earl Lyon

1978
Movie Hans Christian Anderson Hans Christian Anderson

as actor

1970
Movie Blackbeard's Ghost Blackbeard's Ghost

as Dean Wheaton

1968
Movie The Gnome-Mobile The Gnome-Mobile

as Ralph Yarby

1967
Movie Lt. Robin Crusoe, U.S.N. Lt. Robin Crusoe, U.S.N.

as Survival Manual Narrator (uncredited)

1966
Movie That Darn Cat! That Darn Cat!

as Drive-in-Mgr.

1965
Movie The Birds The Birds

as Mitch's city neighbor

1963
Movie That Touch of Mink That Touch of Mink

as Mr. Miller (uncredited)

1962
Movie North to Alaska North to Alaska

as Angus, hotel desk clerk (uncredited)

1960
Movie Inherit the Wind Inherit the Wind

as Juror / Court Gallery (uncredited)

1960
Movie A Summer Place A Summer Place

as Pawnbroker (uncredited)

1959
Movie The Young Philadelphians The Young Philadelphians

as George Archibald

1959
Movie My Man Godfrey My Man Godfrey

as Farnsworth

1957
Movie Designing Woman Designing Woman

as Larry Musso (uncredited)

1957
Movie Carousel Carousel

as First Policeman (uncredited)

1956
Movie Invasion of the Body Snatchers Invasion of the Body Snatchers

as Dr. Harvey Bassett

1956
Movie Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy

as Semu

1955
Movie Blackboard Jungle Blackboard Jungle

as Mr. Stanley (uncredited)

1955
Movie Invaders from Mars Invaders from Mars

as MP (uncredited)

1953
Movie Alice Alice

as R.J. Meyerson

1983
Movie CHiPs CHiPs

as Singleton

1977
Movie Maude Maude

as Colonel Reikert

1976
Movie McMillan & Wife McMillan & Wife

as Peter Childs

1972
Movie Green Acres Green Acres

as Mister Oglethorpe

1971
Movie The Beverly Hillbillies The Beverly Hillbillies

as Dr. Klingner

1970
Movie Get Smart Get Smart

as Internship Doctor (uncredited)

1969
Movie The Addams Family The Addams Family

as Mortimer Phelps

1965
Movie The Twilight Zone The Twilight Zone

as Wallace V. Whipple

1964
Movie The Dick Van Dyke Show The Dick Van Dyke Show

as Melvin 'Mel' Cooley

1964
Movie My Favorite Martian My Favorite Martian

as Mr. Bentley, art expert

1964
Movie Wagon Train Wagon Train

as Mayor Hadden

1962
Movie Leave It to Beaver Leave It to Beaver

as Fred Rutherford

1961
Movie Mister Ed Mister Ed

as Dr. Gordon

1961
Movie My Three Sons My Three Sons

as Elderly Man

1960
Movie The Rifleman The Rifleman

as Col. Jebediah Sims

1960
Movie Maverick Maverick

as Undertaker Floyd Gimbel

1959
Movie Gunsmoke Gunsmoke

as Mr. Botkin

1957