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 Nathan Dishy. 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:
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.
Columbo Season 2 "The Greenhouse Jungle"
Columbo Season 5 "Now you see him ..."