Herbert Ellis

Actor, Soundtrack, Writer

Actor, Soundtrack, Writer


Herbert Ellis was born on January 17, 1921 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Herbert Siegel. He was an actor, known for The Party (1968), The Killing (1956) and Peter Gunn (1958). He was married to Sylvia Rappaport. He died on December 26, 2018 in San Gabriel, California, USA.
Birth date
1921-01-17
Death date
2018-12-26

Known For


The Party
The Party
Director (1968)
The Killing
The Killing
Second American Airlines Clerk (1956)
Peter Gunn
Peter Gunn
Wilbur (1958-1960)
Dragnet
Dragnet
Officer Frank Smith / Janitor / Officer Gene Bechtel / Sgt. Gene Bechtel / Sgt. Joe Olivas (1952-1953)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorNemesis
(Short) Rob
2016/III
ActorSanford and Son
(TV Series) Landlord - Ebenezer Sanford (1975) ... Landlord (as Herb Ellis)
1975
ActorThe Disappearance of Flight 412
(TV Movie) Narrator (uncredited)
1974
ActorMy Three Sons
(TV Series) Security Officer - Four for the Road (1971) ... Security Officer (as Herb Ellis)
1971
ActorDragnet 1967
(TV Series) John Sawyer / Dan Patrick / Norm Landon - Robbery: The Harassing Wife (1970) ... John Sawyer (as Herb Ellis) - A.I.D.: The Weekend (1970) ... Dan Patrick (as Herb Ellis) - The Fur Job (1967) ... Norm Landon (as Herb Ellis)
1967-1970
ActorBewitched
(TV Series) Police Officer #2 / Harry / Agent W. / ... - Samantha's Caesar Salad (1969) ... Police Officer #2 (as Herb Ellis) - Samantha's Shopping Spree (1969) ... Harry (as Herb Ellis) - I Confess (1968) ... Agent W. (as Herb Ellis) - Long Live the Queen (1967) ... Stranger (as Herb Ellis) - Super Car (1967) ... Charlie (as Herb Ellis)
1967-1969
ActorDragnet 1966
(TV Movie) Rico 'Ricky' Markell
1969
ActorHang 'Em High
Swede (uncredited)
1968
ActorThe Party
Director (as Herb Ellis)
1968
ActorThe Second Hundred Years
(TV Series) Slocum - San Juan Hill (1967) ... Slocum (as Herb Ellis)
1967
ActorHe & She
(TV Series) Mr. Angostaura - How to Fail in Business (1967) ... Mr. Angostaura (as Herb Ellis)
1967
ActorIron Horse
(TV Series) Trundle - The Golden Web (1967) ... Trundle (as Herb Ellis)
1967
ActorThe F.B.I.
(TV Series) Mr. Gregory - The Executioners: Part 1 (1967) ... Mr. Gregory (as Herb Ellis)
1967
ActorGet Smart
(TV Series) KAOS Chief - The Expendable Agent (1967) ... KAOS Chief (as Herb Ellis)
1967
ActorThat Girl
(TV Series) Detective - A Tenor's Loving Care (1967) ... Detective (as Herb Ellis)
1967
ActorThe Fugitive
(TV Series) Officer Hallet / Officer Frank - Nobody Loses All the Time (1966) ... Officer Hallet (as Herb Ellis) - The Survivors (1965) ... Officer Frank (as Herb Ellis)
1965-1966
ActorThe Fortune Cookie
TV Director (as Herb Ellis)
1966
ActorWhat Did You Do in the War, Daddy?
Lumpe (as Herb Ellis)
1966
ActorMy Favorite Martian
(TV Series) Chief Buffalo / Reporter Grinnel - Pay the Man the $24 (1966) ... Chief Buffalo (as Herb Ellis) - Has Anybody Seen My Electro-Magnetic Neutron Converting Gravitator? (1964) ... Reporter Grinnel (as Herb Ellis)
1964-1966
ActorMan in the Square Suit
(TV Movie) Larry
1966
ActorThe Patty Duke Show
(TV Series) Ralphie's Father - Three Little Kittens (1966) ... Ralphie's Father (as Herb Ellis)
1966
ActorMy Mother the Car
(TV Series) Bates - Shine On, Shine On, Honeymoon (1965) ... Bates
1965
ActorGidget
(TV Series) Mr. Walters - A Hearse, a Hearse, My Kingdom for a Hearse (1965) ... Mr. Walters (as Herb Ellis)
1965
ActorWendy and Me
(TV Series) Charles Gibford - Wendy's Five Thousand Dollar Chair (1965) ... Charles Gibford (as Herb Ellis)
1965
ActorSlattery's People
(TV Series) Reporter - Question: Is Democracy Too Expensive This Year? (1965) ... Reporter (as Herb Ellis)
1965
ActorThe Beverly Hillbillies
(TV Series) Producer #1 - Clampett City (1964) ... Producer #1 (as Herb Ellis)
1964
ActorDr. Kildare
(TV Series) Newsman - An Ungodly Act (1964) ... Newsman (as Herb Ellis)
1964
ActorGoing My Way
(TV Series) Rabbi Adler - My Son the Social Worker (1963) ... Rabbi Adler (as Herb Ellis)
1963
ActorThe Many Loves of Dobie Gillis
(TV Series) Charlie Mulcahey / Malcolm / Mr. Hogan / ... - The Frat's in the Fire (1962) ... Malcolm (as Herb Ellis) - How to Cheat an Honest Man (1962) ... Charlie Mulcahey (as Herb Ellis) - Magnificent Failure (1962) ... Mr. Hogan (as Herb Ellis) - I Do Not Choose to Run (1962) ... Charlie Mulcahey (as Herb Ellis) - Aah, Yer Fadder Wears Army Shoes (1961) ... Brooklyn (as Herb Ellis)
1961-1962
ActorThe New Breed
(TV Series) Lt. Birdsall - The Deadlier Sex (1962) ... Lt. Birdsall (as Herb Ellis)
1962
ActorThe Jane Powell Show
(TV Movie) Professor Jackson (as Herb Ellis)
1961
ActorHennesey
(TV Series) Dr. Dan Wagner, USN / Dr. Dan Wagner - Santa Hits Harvey (1961) ... Dr. Dan Wagner, USN (as Herb Ellis) - The Novelist (1961) ... Dr. Dan Wagner, USN - Big Brother (1960) ... Dr. Dan Wagner, USN - Which One Is Wagner? (1960) ... Dr. Dan Wagner, USN (as Herb Ellis) - Calling Dr. King (1960) ... Dr. Dan Wagner, USN (as Herb Ellis) Show all 8 episodes
1959-1961
ActorMargie
(TV Series) Doctor - Hail the Conquered Hero (1961) ... Doctor (as Herb Ellis)
1961
ActorThe Danny Thomas Show
(TV Series) Mr. Webb - Love Letters (1961) ... Mr. Webb (as Herb Ellis)
1961
ActorThe Andy Griffith Show
(TV Series) Bobby Fleet - The Guitar Player Returns (1961) ... Bobby Fleet (as Herb Ellis)
1961
ActorPeter Loves Mary
(TV Series) Lou Porter - Peter's Protege (1961) ... Lou Porter (as Herb Ellis) - The Perfect Father (1961) ... Lou Porter (as Herb Ellis) - Horace Gets Into the Act (1961) ... Lou Porter (as Herb Ellis) - The Movie Star (1961) ... Lou Porter - Tin Pan Ali (1961) ... Lou Porter (as Herb Ellis) Show all 7 episodes
1960-1961
ActorThe Tab Hunter Show
(TV Series) Professor Capek - Those Happy College Days (1961) ... Professor Capek (as Herb Ellis)
1961
ActorPete and Gladys
(TV Series) Cabbie - Panhandler (1961) ... Cabbie
1961
ActorWestinghouse Playhouse
(TV Series) Marty - Poker Game (1961) ... Marty (as Herb Ellis)
1961
ActorCheckmate
(TV Series) Captain Howard - Runaway (1960) ... Captain Howard (as Herb Ellis)
1960
ActorRiverboat
(TV Series) Papite Roger - The Two Faces of Grey Holden (1960) ... Papite Roger (as Herb Ellis)
1960
ActorJohnny Midnight
(TV Series) Lt. McKee - Ring of Truth (1960) ... Lt. McKee (as Herb Ellis)
1960
ActorPeter Gunn
(TV Series) Wilbur - The Best Laid Plans (1960) ... Wilbur (as Herb Ellis) - The Game (1959) ... Wilbur (as Herb Ellis) - The Portrait (1959) ... Wilbur (as Herb Ellis) - Image of Sally (1958) ... Wilbur (as Herb Ellis) - The Blind Pianist (1958) ... Wilbur (as Herb Ellis)
1958-1960
ActorM Squad
(TV Series) Treasury Agent Wayne Taylor / Manny Berman / Det. Bailey - The Man with Frank's Face (1960) ... Treasury Agent Wayne Taylor (as Herb Ellis) - The Widows (1958) ... Manny Berman (as Herb Ellis) - The Watchdog (1957) ... Det. Bailey (as Herb Ellis)
1957-1960
ActorAlfred Hitchcock Presents
(TV Series) Lt. Hogan / Det. Breslin - Not the Running Type (1960) ... Lt. Hogan (as Herb Ellis) - The Last Dark Step (1959) ... Det. Breslin (as Herb Ellis)
1959-1960
ActorU.S. Marshal
(TV Series) Deputy Sheriff 'Stoney' Stone - The Triple Cross (1960) ... Deputy Sheriff 'Stoney' Stone (as Herb Ellis)
1960
ActorNot for Hire
(TV Series) Logan - The Hunting License (1959) ... Logan (as Herb Ellis)
1959
ActorThe D.A.'s Man
(TV Series) Frank La Valle / Frank LaValle - Flight 729 (1959) ... Frank La Valle - The Duke (1959) ... Frank La Valle - Manhattan Gigolo (1959) ... Frank La Valle - The Actress (1959) ... Frank La Valle - Mr. Santa Claus (1959) ... Frank La Valle Show all 23 episodes
1959
ActorThe David Niven Show
(TV Series) Salesman - Fortune's Folly (1959) ... Salesman (as Herb Ellis)
1959
ActorPerry Mason
(TV Series) Deputy D.A. Weston - The Case of the Stuttering Bishop (1959) ... Deputy D.A. Weston (as Herb Ellis)
1959
ActorSchlitz Playhouse
(TV Series) Frank Fuller - A Fistful of Love (1959) ... (as Herb Ellis) - Last Edition (1958) ... Frank Fuller
1958-1959
ActorWestinghouse Desilu Playhouse
(TV Series) - My Father, the Fool (1958)
1958
ActorColgate Theatre
(TV Series) - Welcome to Washington (1958) ... (as Herb Ellis)
1958
ActorThe Walter Winchell File
(TV Series) Meltzer / Grimmons - Too Many Clues (1958) ... Meltzer (as Herb Ellis) - Portrait of a Cop: File #27 (1958) ... Meltzer (as Herb Ellis) - The Boy from Mason City (1957) ... Grimmons (as Herb Ellis)
1957-1958
ActorSuspicion
(TV Series) Jack Nevada - Death Watch (1958) ... Jack Nevada (as Herb Ellis)
1958
ActorToo Much, Too Soon
Assistant (uncredited)
1958
ActorOfficial Detective
(TV Series) Hamer - Murder Without Evidence (1958) ... Hamer
1958
ActorPaths of Glory
Small Role (unconfirmed, uncredited)
1957
ActorLux Video Theatre
(TV Series) Johnson / Sharp / Policeman - High Tension (1957) ... Johnson - Rebuke Me Not (1956) ... Sharp (as Herb Ellis) - The Happy Man (1955) ... Policeman (as Herb Ellis)
1955-1957
ActorThe Joseph Cotten Show: On Trial
(TV Series) Kenny / Carson - The Case of the Girl on the Elsewhere (1957) ... Kenny (as Herb Ellis) - The Fourth Witness (1956) ... Carson (as Herb Ellis)
1956-1957
ActorWhirlybirds
(TV Series) Gerald Morris - Lady Luck (1957) ... Gerald Morris (as Herb Ellis)
1957
ActorStudio 57
(TV Series) - No Sentiment (1957)
1957
ActorState Trooper
(TV Series) Arthur Stanley - From Here to Molokai (1956) ... Arthur Stanley
1956
ActorCavalcade of America
(TV Series) - Return of a Bombardier (1956) ... (as Herb Ellis)
1956
ActorThe Sheriff of Cochise
(TV Series) Prisoner #2 - Fire on Chiricahua Mountains (1956) ... Prisoner #2 (as Herb Ellis)
1956
ActorWire Service
(TV Series) Operator - The Johnny Rath Story (1956) ... Operator (as Herb Ellis)
1956
ActorDr. Christian
(TV Series) Garber - The Thin Line (1956) ... Garber
1956
ActorThe Killing
Second American Airlines Clerk
1956
ActorFrontier
(TV Series) Nelson - Patrol (1956) ... Nelson (as Herb Ellis)
1956
ActorGeneral Electric Theater
(TV Series) Police Lieutenant / Lt. Roberts - The Honest Man (1956) ... Police Lieutenant - Prologue to Glory (1956) ... Lt. Roberts (as Herb Ellis)
1956
ActorNavy Log
(TV Series) Lieutenant Hudson - Demos the Grik (1956) ... Lieutenant Hudson (as Herb Ellis)
1956
ActorCrusader
(TV Series) Foreman - Sharks (1956) ... Foreman (as Herb Ellis)
1956
ActorPete Kelly's Blues
Bedido (as Herb Ellis)
1955
ActorCity Detective
(TV Series) - The Glass Thumb (1954)
1954
ActorThe Man Behind the Badge
(TV Series) - The Case of the Imperfect Crime (1954)
1954
ActorNaked Alibi
Communications Officer (uncredited)
1954
ActorRogue Cop
Bartender (uncredited)
1954
ActorDragnet
Booking Sergeant (uncredited)
1954
ActorI Married Joan
(TV Series) Ted - Predictions (1954) ... Ted
1954
ActorThe Lone Wolf
(TV Series) Frank Gibson - The Carnival Story (1954) ... Frank Gibson (as Herb Ellis)
1954
ActorThe George Burns and Gracie Allen Show
(TV Series) Wells - Columbia Pictures Doing Burns and Allen Story (1954) ... Wells (as Herb Ellis)
1954
ActorI Led 3 Lives
(TV Series) Comrade Rick Harper - Communist Cop (1953) ... Comrade Rick Harper (as Herb Ellis)
1953
ActorChevron Theatre
(TV Series) - The Eye Witness Who Wouldn't See (1953) ... (as Herb Ellis)
1953
ActorA Blueprint for Murder
First Detective at Desk (uncredited)
1953
ActorDragnet
(TV Series) Officer Frank Smith / Officer Gene Bechtel / Sgt. Gene Bechtel / ... - The Big Barrette (1953) ... Officer Gene Bechtel (uncredited) - The Big .22 Rifle for Christmas (1952) ... Officer Frank Smith - The Big Trio (1952) ... Officer Frank Smith (as Herb Ellis) - The Big Seventeen (1952) ... Officer Frank Smith (as Herb Ellis) - The Big Elevator (1952) ... Officer Frank Smith (as Herb Ellis) Show all 9 episodes
1952-1953
ActorFour Star Playhouse
(TV Series) Hank - Man in Bar - Welcome Home (1952) ... Hank - Man in Bar (as Herb Ellis)
1952
ActorMysteries of Chinatown
(TV Series) - Shadow of the Avenger (1950)
1950
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackThe Mark of Beauty
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Ayu (2013) ... ("Toni") - Nagasaki (2013) ... ("Everything's Pat")
2013
SoundtrackThe Many Loves of Dobie Gillis
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - I Do Not Choose to Run (1962) ... (performer: "For He's a Jolly Good Fellow' - uncredited)
1962
RoleTitleYear
WriterTelephone Time
(TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode) - Stranded (1957) ... (teleplay - as Herb Ellis)
1957
RoleTitleYear
SelfTV Land Moguls
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - The 60's (2009) ... Self - The 50's (2004) ... Self (as Herb Ellis)
2004-2009
SelfThe Bob Braun Show
(TV Series) Self - Actor - Episode dated 9 April 1980 (1980) ... Self - Actor (as Herb Ellis) - Episode dated 14 December 1977 (1977) ... Self - Actor (as Herb Ellis)
1977-1980
SelfThe Gentleman Tramp
(Documentary) (voice)
1976
SelfToday
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 8 June 1965 (1965) ... Self
1965