Johnny Silver

Johnny Silver was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. Silver's career began by acting in comedies like "Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed?" (1963) with Dean Martin and ... Read more »
Born: 04/16/1918 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Actor (17)

Seinfeld 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

Shakes the Clown 1992 (Movie)

Clown Tailor (Actor)

Spaceballs 1987 (Movie)

Caddy (Actor)

Hello, Larry 1978 - 1981 (TV Show)

Voice

History of the World Part I 1981 (Movie)

Small Liar (Actor)

Flo's Place 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Actor

Uncle Croc's Block 1975 - 1976 (TV Show)

Actor

Kolchak: The Night Stalker 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Actor

Lepke 1975 (Movie)

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Hammer 1972 (Movie)

(Actor)

How Sweet It Is 1968 (Movie)

Zipper Man (Actor)

The Great Race 1965 (Movie)

Baker (Actor)

Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed? 1962 (Movie)

Charley (Actor)

Guys and Dolls 1955 (Movie)

Benny Southstreet (Actor)

Evita Peron (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Johnny Silver was an accomplished actor who appeared in a variety of films throughout his Hollywood career. Silver's career began by acting in comedies like "Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed?" (1963) with Dean Martin and Elizabeth Montgomery, "The Great Race" (1965) with Jack Lemmon and "How Sweet It Is" (1968) with James Garner. He also appeared in the TV movie "What's a Nice Girl Like You...?" (ABC, 1971-72). He also landed a role in the miniseries "Evita Peron" (1980-81). He also appeared in the TV special "Flo's Place" (NBC, 1975-76). Following that project, he worked on "Kolchak: The Night Stalker" (ABC, 1974-75) and "Uncle Croc's Block" (ABC, 1975-76). More recently, he earned a role in "Lepke" (1975) with Tony Curtis. He also played parts in television during these years, including roles in "Kolchak: The Night Stalker" (ABC, 1974-75) and "Uncle Croc's Block" (ABC, 1975-76). He also lent his voice to "Hello, Larry" (NBC, 1978-1981). Silver focused on film in more recent years, appearing in the Mel Brooks comedy "History of the World Part I" (1981), the Mel Brooks comedy adventure "Spaceballs" (1987) and the black comedy "Shakes the Clown" (1992) with Bobcat Goldthwait. Silver's music was most recently featured in the dramatic adaptation "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" (2001) with Haley Joel Osment. He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "Seinfeld" (NBC, 1989-1998). Additionally, he appeared on the television special "Henry Hamilton, Graduate Ghost" (ABC, 1984-85). Silver passed away in February 2003 at the age of 85.

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