Bob Dishy

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Bob Dishy
Born (1934-01-12) January 12, 1934 (age 83)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Occupation Stage, television actor
Years active 1967-present
Spouse(s) Judy Graubart (2 children)

Bob Dishy (born January 12, 1934) is an American actor of stage, film, and television.

Dishy was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Amy (Barazani) and Nissim Dishy.[1] He is married to former actress Judy Graubart (The Electric Company).

His film appearances included Lovers and Other Strangers (1970), I Wonder Who's Killing Her Now? (1975), The Big Bus (1976), The Last Married Couple in America (1980), First Family (1980), Author! Author! (1982), Brighton Beach Memoirs (1986), Critical Condition (1987), Stay Tuned (1992), Used People (1992), Don Juan DeMarco (1994), Jungle 2 Jungle (1997) and Along Came Polly (2004).

He appeared on Broadway in:

Year Title
1960 From A to Z
1965 Flora the Red Menace
1967 The Unknown Soldier and His Wife
Something Different
1968 The Goodbye People
1969 A Way of Life
1972 The Creation of the World and Other Business
1974 An American Millionaire
1976 Sly Fox
1979 Murder at the Howard Johnson's
1981 Grownups
1988 The Golden Girls
1989 Cafe Crown
The Tenth Man
1994 Thicker Than Blood: The Larry McLinden Story
1999 The Price
2002 Morning's at Seven
2004 Along Came Polly
2004 Sly Fox
2014 The Angriest Man in Brooklyn

He was a regular on That Was The Week That Was, a weekly satirical series that aired on NBC-TV in 1964-65.

Dishy also played a police officer in a couple of episodes of Columbo in the 1970s.[2]

Columbo Season 2 "The Greenhouse Jungle"

Columbo Season 5 "Now you see him ..."


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