Stone, Leonard 1923-

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Stone, Leonard 1923-


Born November 3, 1923, in Salem, OR; son of Michael A. and Gussie Steinbock; married Carole H. Kleinman, March 15, 1964; children: Michael, Jan, Robin, Deborah. Education: Willamette University, B.A.; studied acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, and with Maria Ouspenskaya, Bobby Lewis, and Mira Rostova. Religion: Jewish.


Actor. Military service: Served with U.S. Navy during World War II.


Actors Equity Association, Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.

Awards, Honors:

Antoinette Perry Award nomination, best supporting or featured actor (musical), 1959, for Redhead.


Film Appearances:

Jim Kelly, The Mugger, United Artists, 1958.

(Uncredited) Steve Swanson, Return to Peyton Place, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1961.

(Uncredited) Hotel clerk, Toys in the Attic, United Artists, 1963.

(Uncredited) Psychiatrist, Shock Treatment, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1964.

Karl Rainer, A Man Called Dagger, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1967.

Fong, The Big Mouth, Columbia, 1967.

(Uncredited) Bartender, The Shakiest Gun in the West, Universal, 1968.

Paul Gresham, Angel in My Pocket, Universal, 1969.

Lysander, Getting Straight, Columbia, 1970.

Jim Harris, Zigzag (also known as False Witness, Zig Zag, and Zig-Zag), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1970.

Dr. Neilson, I Love My Wife, Universal, 1970.

Mr. Sam Beauregarde, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, Paramount, 1971.

Congressman Parmel, The Man, Paramount, 1972.

Superintendent Charles, Soylent Green, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1973.

Stage manager, Mame, Warner Bros., 1974.

Ted Mitchell, Hardly Working, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1980.

Voice of Leo, American Pop, Columbia, 1981.

Cousin Quilty, The Ghastly Love of Johnny X, 2007.

Television Appearances; Series:

Various characters, Gunsmoke (also known as Gun Law and Marshal Dillon), CBS, 1963, 1965, 1973-74.

Doc Joslyn, Camp Runamuck, NBC, 1965.

Morton, The Jean Arthur Show, CBS, 1966.

Various roles, Dragnet (also known as Dragnet 1967, Dragnet 1968, Dragnet 1969, and Dragnet 1970), NBC, 1967-70.

Various characters, Barney Miller, ABC, 1975, 1977, 1980-82.

Packy Moore, General Hospital, ABC, 1982.

Judge Paul Hanson, L.A. Law, NBC, 1988-94.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Chauffeur, Alexander Two (also known as Alexandre Bis and Double Identity), 1972.

Television Appearances; Movies:

(Uncredited) Dr. Finnerman, A Step Out of Line, CBS, 1971.

Harry Burdick, Terror in the Sky, CBS, 1971.

Mr. Brubaker, Beg, Borrow, or Steal, ABC, 1973.

Werner, The Man From Independence, ABC, 1974.

Captain Baker, The Runaways, CBS, 1975.

Morelli, The Other Side of Hell (also known as The Next Howling Wind), NBC, 1978.

Herb Alpert, Deadman's Curve, CBS, 1978.

Johnson, Zuma Beach, NBC, 1978.

Dominic Restrelli, Blood Money, TMC, 1999.

Warren Buffett, See Arnold Run, Arts and Entertainment, 2005.

Neighbor, Surrender Dorothy, CBS, 2006.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

The Ghost of Sierra de Cobre (also known as The Haunted), CBS, 1964.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Tenafly, NBC, 1973.

Harry, The Girl in the Empty Grave (also known as Abel), NBC, 1977.

Dr. Webster, Once Upon a Spy (also known as Lethal Games), ABC, 1980.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Walter Dearing, "The Secret Life of T. K. Dearing," ABC Afterschool Specials, ABC, 1975.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Crewman, "A Night to Remember," Kraft Television Theatre (also known as Kraft Mystery Theatre and Kraft Theatre), NBC, 1956.

Farrow, "Family Protection," Studio One (also known as Studio One in Summer Theatre, Studio One in Hollywood, Summer Theatre, Westinghouse Studio One, and Westinghouse Summer Theatre), CBS, 1956.

Second cop, "My Brother's Killer," Decoy (also known as Policewoman Decoy), 1958.

Carl Green, "His Brother's Keeper," Whirlybirds (also known as Copter Patrol), syndicated, 1959.

Gambler, "Miss Bertie," The Rifleman, ABC, 1960.

Ed Stone, "Bullet in Escrow," Peter Gunn, ABC, 1961.

Konie, "License to Steal," Surfside 6, ABC, 1961.

Louis Manzak, "The Nick Acropolis Story," The Untouchables, ABC, 1961.

"Degrees of Guilt," Cain's Hundred, NBC, 1961.

"Somebody's Waiting," The Dick Powell Show (also known as The Dick Powell Theatre), NBC, 1961.

Harry, "Mr. Meglomania," Target: The Corruptors, ABC, 1961.

Lieutenant, "You Can't Beat the Army," The Real McCoys (also known as The McCoys), ABC, 1961.

Barney, "Walk a Crooked Line," The Detectives Starring Robert Taylor (also known as Robert Taylor's Detectives, The Detectives, and The Detectives, Starring Robert Taylor), NBC, 1962.

"Deadly Image," The Rifleman, ABC, 1962.

McFadden, "Reunion with Death," The Defenders, CBS, 1962.

"Cry Ruin," Kraft Mystery Theatre, NBC, 1962.

Captain Lewis, "Money from Heaven," The Real McCoys (also known as The McCoys), ABC, 1962.

Lawrencewan, "Green, Green Hills," Empire (also known as Big G), NBC, 1962.

Jerel Leland, "The Case of the Hateful Hero," Perry Mason, CBS, 1962.

Raymond Carlisle, "Green, Green Hills," Empire (also known as Big G), NBC, 1963.

Dr. Phillip Gainer, "The Architects of Fear," The Outer Limits, ABC, 1963.

Fred Payson, "The Good Samaritan," Dr. Kildare, NBC, 1963.

Nelson, "The Great Yacht Club Robbery," The Baileys of Balboa, CBS, 1964.

Colonel Black Jack Cooper, "Christy Goes Traveling," McHale's Navy, ABC, 1964.

Arthur Sutton, "The Case of the Accosted Accountant," Perry Mason, CBS, 1964.

Harlan Carmody, Jr., "Joe College," The Donna Reed Show, ABC, 1965.

Al Siebring, "The Case of the Frustrated Folksinger," Perry Mason, CBS, 1965.

Harlan Keen, "The Case of the Bogus Buccaneers," Perry Mason, CBS, 1966.

Dimitri Soska, "Memory," Mission: Impossible, CBS, 1966.

Ramsey, "The Watchers," The Invaders, ABC, 1967.

"The Ungathered Moss," The Second Hundred Years, ABC, 1967.

Harry Palmer, "By Force and Violence: Parts 1 & 2," The F.B.I., ABC, 1967.

Kelso, "Hondo and the Sudden Town," Hondo, ABC, 1967.

Farnum, "A Day at the Zoo," Lost in Space, CBS, 1967.

Farnum, "Space Beauty," Lost in Space, CBS, 1968.

Judge Samuel Gilroy, "The Judgment," Cimarron Strip, CBS, 1968.

Charlie, "A Few Miles West of Nowhere," I Spy, NBC, 1968.

Buddy Vasta, "Along Came a Spider," The Outsider, NBC, 1968.

Stoop, "Ebenezer," The High Chaparral, NBC, 1968.

Man, "A Dog Is a Dog Is a Dog," Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C., CBS, 1968.

Hermann, "Something for Nothing," Ironside (also known as The Raymond Burr Show), NBC, 1968.

Wilson, "Rundown on a Bum Rap," Ironside (also known as The Raymond Burr Show), NBC, 1969.

James Barrett, "Win-A-Date," Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C., CBS, 1969.

Gunner, "Win, Place, and Kill," The Good Guys, CBS, 1969.

Dr. Kraal, "Brainwash," Land of the Giants, ABC, 1969.

Sergeant Eson, "The Unsuspected," Land of the Giants, ABC, 1969.

Cafe owner, "A Long Trip to Yesterday," Then Came Bronson, NBC, 1969.

Mace, "Hello Mother, My Name Is Julie," The Mod Squad, ABC, 1969.

Major Auld, "The Controllers: Parts 1 & 2," Mission: Impossible, CBS, 1969.

Dog show chairman, "Nanny Will Do," Nanny and the Professor, ABC, 1970.

Bertram Ames, "The Lorelei," Lancer, CBS, 1970.

George Clauson, "My Son, the Feminist," The Partridge Family, ABC, 1970.

"Is That Justice? No, It's the Law," The Mod Squad, ABC, 1971.

Tom Wagner, "The Town Killer," The Virginian (also known as The Men from Shiloh), NBC, 1971.

Means, "So, Who's Fred Hornbeck?," Longstreet, ABC, 1971.

"Voice from a Nightmare," Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law, ABC, 1971.

Lyle Grandt, "To Save a Dead Man," Mannix, CBS, 1971.

"Love and the Latin Lover," Love, American Style, ABC, 1972.

George Anderson, "The Calf," The Waltons, CBS, 1972.

Paul Lewis, "Hit," Mission: Impossible, CBS, 1972.

Phil Peters, "Gifts and Long Letters," Adam-12, NBC, 1972.

Otto, "The Copper Caper," Sanford and Son, NBC, 1972.

Charley Hager, "Out of the Night," Mannix, CBS, 1973.

Seagrave, "The Deadly Madonna," Mannix, CBS, 1973.

"Percentage," Hawaii Five-O (also known as McGarrett), CBS, 1973.

Norman Gregg, "All Honorable Men," Ironside (also known as The Raymond Burr Show), NBC, 1973.

"The Case of the Ominous Oath," The New Perry Mason, CBS, 1973.

"Cop in a Cage," Kojak, CBS, 1974.

Scarne, "A Small Hand of Friendship," Doc Elliot, ABC, 1974.

Frank Goode, "The Tree," Apple's Way, CBS, 1974.

Wexler, "Walk on the Blind Side," Mannix, CBS, 1974.

Hawkins, Swiss Family Robinson (also known as Island of Adventure), ABC, 1975.

Sammy Elias, "Cry Wolf," Cannon, CBS, 1976.

Counselor, "The Pink Dragon," The Blue Knight, CBS, 1976.

Robbins, "Sam Casey, Sam Casey," Gemini Man, NBC, 1976.

Dr. Ned Podbillion, "Still Crazy After All These Years," The Bob Newhart Show, CBS, 1976.

Mr. Grayson, "I Dream of Choo Choo Rabinowitz," Sanford and Son, NBC, 1976.

Colonel Bidwell, "The General's Practioner," M*A*S*H, CBS, 1977.

Drug store manager, "Quarantine," Eight Is Enough, ABC, 1977.

Arnie, "The Accident," Alice, CBS, 1977.

"Who's on First … And Sixth?," Kaz, CBS, 1978.

"Life on the Line," The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (also known as The Nancy Drew Mysteries), ABC, 1978.

Mr. Johnson, "Edith Gets Fired," All in the Family, CBS, 1979.

"The Other Bigfoot," Bigfoot and Wildboy, ABC, 1979.

Judge Sheldon Monroe, "The Depth of Beauty," Quincy M.E. (also known as Quincy), NBC, 1979.

Charles Walters, "Honor Thy Elders," Quincy M.E. (also known as Quincy), NBC, 1980.

"Enos Strate to the Top," The Dukes of Hazzard, CBS, 1980.

Burgey, "Ann Meets Nick: Part 1," One Day at a Time, CBS, 1980.

Mr. Bruce Anderson, "The Golden Hour," Quincy M.E. (also known as Quincy), NBC, 1981.

Mr. Myers, "Suffer the Children," Quincy M.E. (also known as Quincy), NBC, 1983.

Mr. Porterhouse, "You Were Meant for Me," Amanda's (also known as Amanda's by the Sea), ABC, 1983.

Mo "Mouse" Feldstein, "Spotlight on Rico," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1983.

Harrison Albright, "Chameleon Charades," Falcon Crest, CBS, 1983.

Simmons, "Lady Luck," Cagney & Lacey, CBS, 1984.

Lenny, "Jolene Throws a Curve," Alice, CBS, 1984.

Lenny, "Mel Spins His Wheel," Alice, CBS, 1984.

Lenny, "Footloose Mel," Alice, CBS, 1984.

Artie Bunson, "Deep Cover," Simon & Simon, CBS, 1984.

Uncle Jack, "Facets," Simon & Simon, CBS, 1985.

Nikolai Karpov, "World War III," Night Court, NBC, 1985.

Hal Berman, "You're in Alice's," Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1985.

Judge Carl Fuller, "The Naked Truth," Falcon Crest, CBS, 1985.

Judge Carl Fuller, "Inconceivable Affairs," Falcon Crest, CBS, 1985.

Harmonica man, "Sins of the Mother," Sisters, The WB, 1992.

Harmonica man, "Lost Souls," Sisters, The WB, 1992.

Judge Gregory Benson, Brooklyn South, CBS, 1997.

Dr. Vernon Reese, "Key to the Highway," 18 Wheels of Justice, TNN, 2000.

Wheel of Fortune, syndicated, 2000.

Old man, "Money for Nothing: Part 2," The Invisible Man (also known as I-Man), Sci-Fi Channel, 2001.

Voice of canyon guide and additional voices, Avatar: The Last Airbender (animated), Nickelodeon, 2004.

Also appeared as Dr. Whitewood, "Dream of Disaster," The Next Stop Beyond, NBC; Dr. Monroe Goslin, "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Unemployment Office," The Stockard Channing Show, CBS.

Stage Appearances:

George Poppett, Redhead, 46th Street Playhouse, New York City, 1959.

Also appeared in Volpone; Shadow of a Gunman; Mr. Roberts; Titus Andronicus; Look Homeward Angel; South Pacific; Brigadoon; Burlesque; Guys and Dolls; Kismet; Can-Can; Damn Yankees.