John Astin

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John Astin
Birth name John Allen Astin
Born March 30, 1930 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Notable Roles
Notable Episodes
Awards

Contents

Roles

Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
I'm Dickens ... He's Fenster Harry Dickens 1962–1963 1
The Addams Family Gomez Addams 1964–1966 1 2
Operation Petticoat Matthew Sherman 1977–1978 1
Mary (1985) Ed LaSalle 1985–1986 1

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
General Electric Theater Harlow 9x12 - Strictly Solo December 11, 1960
The Twilight Zone Charlie 2x23 - A Hundred Yards over the Rim April 7, 1961
The Donna Reed Show Eric 4x04 - Mouse at Play October 5, 1961
Outlaws (1960) Pete 2x03 - My Friend the Horse Thief October 19, 1961
Hazel Hal Gordon 1x20 - The Investment Club February 15, 1962
87th Precinct 1x21 - King's Ransom February 19, 1962
Dennis the Menace (1959) Policeman 3x21 - A Quiet Evening February 25, 1962
Route 66 Benson 2x23 - Go Read the River March 16, 1962
Ben Casey 1x29 - Preferably, the Less-Used Arm April 30, 1962
77 Sunset Strip Martin Gorsch 4x36 - Dress Rehearsal May 25, 1962
Route 66 The gas station attendant 3x02 - Journey to Nineveh September 28, 1962
Occasional Wife Frank Mastin 1x05 - I Do, We Don't October 11, 1966
The Wild Wild West Count Sazanov 2x19 - The Night of the Tartar February 3, 1967
Batman (1966) The Riddler 2x45 - Batman's Anniversary (1) February 8, 1967
Batman (1966) The Riddler 2x46 - A Riddling Controversy (2) February 9, 1967
Gunsmoke Henry Haggen 13x07 - Hard Luck Henry October 23, 1967
The Flying Nun Father Lundigan 1x13 - A Young Man with a Coronet November 23, 1967
Bonanza Abner Willoughby 11x13 - Abner Willoughby's Return December 21, 1969
The Odd Couple Buff Buffington 1x21 - Oscar's New Life March 5, 1971
The Doris Day Show Keatley 3x25 - The Father-Son Weekend March 8, 1971
The Partridge Family Sidney Rose 3x24 - Diary of a Mad Millionaire March 23, 1973
Police Woman Donny 1x18 - Nothing Left to Lose February 14, 1975
Welcome Back, Kotter museum curator 2x05 - The Museum October 28, 1976
The Love Boat David P. Crothers 2x01/02 - Marooned / The Search / Isaac's Holiday September 16, 1978
The Facts of Life Vito Miles 6x01 - The Summer of '84 September 26, 1984
Diff'rent Strokes C.W. 7x01 - A Haunting We Will Go September 29, 1984
Murder, She Wrote Ross Haley 1x03 - Hooray for Homicide October 28, 1984
Night Court Kenny 2x09 - Inside Harry Stone November 29, 1984
Murder, She Wrote Harry Pierce 2x02 - Joshua Peabody Died Here...Possibly October 6, 1985
Murder, She Wrote Harry Pierce 2x07 - A Lady in the Lake November 10, 1985
Murder, She Wrote Harry Pierce 2x10 - Sticks & Stones December 15, 1985
Night Court Buddy 4x01 - The Next Voice You Hear... October 2, 1986
Murder, She Wrote 3x10 - Stage Struck December 14, 1986
St. Elsewhere Kevin 5x14 - Visiting Daze January 21, 1987
Night Court Buddy 5x14 - I'm OK, You're Catatonic/Schizophrenic January 21, 1988
Night Court Buddy 6x09 - The Night Court Before Christmas December 21, 1988
Night Court Buddy 6x18 - From Snoop to Nuts (1) March 15, 1989
Night Court Buddy 6x19 - From Snoop to Nuts (2) March 22, 1989
Night Court Buddy 7x01 - Life with Buddy September 27, 1989
Night Court Buddy 7x06 - For Love or Money November 8, 1989
Night Court Buddy 7x14 - Futureman January 24, 1990
Night Court Buddy 7x18 - Melvin and Harold February 28, 1990
Night Court Buddy 7x24 - The Blues of the Birth May 2, 1990
The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Professor Albert Wickwire 1x01 - Pilot August 27, 1993
The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Professor Albert Wickwire 1x03 - No Man's Land September 10, 1993
The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Professor Albert Wickwire 1x05 - Socrates' Sister September 24, 1993
The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Professor Albert Wickwire 1x08 - Senior Spirit October 15, 1993
Mad About You Himself 2x23 - Up All Night May 12, 1994
The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Professor Albert Wickwire 1x26 - High Treason (1) May 13, 1994
The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. Professor Albert Wickwire 1x27 - High Treason (2) May 20, 1994
Step by Step George Humphries 4x09 - The Ice Cream Man Cometh November 18, 1994
Murder, She Wrote Fritz Randall 11x16 - Film Flam February 19, 1995
Step by Step George 5x11 - The Fight Before Christmas December 15, 1995
The Nanny Dr. Roberts 3x20 - Your Feets Too Big February 19, 1996
The Nanny Dr. Roberts 4x09 - Tattoo November 20, 1996
The Hughleys 1x17 - Storm o' the Century February 16, 1999
Becker Richard 2x15 - All the Rage February 7, 2000

Specials

Title Role Airdate Series/Banner
Halloween with the Addams Family Gomez Addams October 30, 1977 The Addams Family

Talk, News and Game Show Appearances

Series Episode Airdate
Tattletales September 13-17, 1976
Password Plus October 8-12, 1979
Password Plus November 12-16, 1979
Password Plus February 18-22, 1980
Password Plus November 3-7, 1980
Password Plus November 10-14, 1980
Super Password December 3-7, 1984
Super Password May 12-16, 1986
Win, Lose or Draw October 24-28, 1988

Director

Series Episode Airdate
Operation Petticoat 1x01/02 - Yeoman Hunkle, Yeoman Hunkle September 17, 1977
Mr. Merlin 1x01 - Pilot October 5, 1981

Awards and Accolades

Daytime Emmy Awards

  • Nominated: Outstanding Performer in a Children's Series (1993)
The Addams Family

Trivia