Paul Sand Biography (1935-)

Original name, Pablo Sanchez; born March 5, 1935, in Los Angeles, CA; son ofErnest Rivera (an aerospace tool designer) and Sonia Borodiansky (a writer; maiden name, Stone) Sanchez.

Actor, writer
Birth Details
March 5, 1935
Los Angeles, California, United States

Famous Works

  • Film Appearances
  • Morrie, A Great Big Thing, Aarofilm, 1968
  • Moreno, Viva Max!, Commonwealth United, 1970
  • Greenberg, The Hot Rock (also known as How to Steal a Diamond in Four Uneasy Lessons), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1972
  • Benny Napkins, Every Little Crook and Nanny, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer,1972
  • Artist, The Second Coming of Suzanne (also known as Suzanne), 1974
  • Richard, The Great Bank Hoax (also known as The Great Georgia Bank Hoax and Shenanigans), 1977
  • David, The Main Event, Warner Bros., 1979
  • Steve Waits, Can't Stop the Music, Associated, 1980
  • God's angel, Wholly Moses, Columbia, 1980
  • Coach Finstock, Teen Wolf Too, Atlantic Releasing Corp., 1987
  • McTaggert, Frozen Assets, RKO Radio Pictures, 1992
  • Augie, Layin' Low, 1996
  • Moishe, Camp Stories, Artistic License, 1997
  • Brittle Glory (also known as The Continued Adventures of Reptile Man and His Faithful Sidekick Tadpole and The Continued Adventures of Reptile Man), Pathfinder Pictures, 1997
  • Harold Ratsess, Zoo, 1999
  • Barry, Chuck & Buck, Artisan Entertainment, 2000
  • Frandsen in 1968, Wedding Photo, 2004
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Story Theatre, 1971
  • Robert Dreyfuss, Friends and Lovers (also known as Paul Sand inFriends and Lovers and The Paul Sand Show), CBS, 1974-75
  • Dr. Michael Ridley, St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1983-84
  • Marty/Estaban, Gimme a Break, NBC, 1986-87
  • Miniseries
  • Wim van Deen, Memories of Midnight (also known as Sidney Sheldon's Memories of Midnight), 1991
  • Movies
  • Wilhelm Grimm, Once upon a Brothers Grimm, 1977
  • Ed Carmichael, You Can't Take It with You, 1979
  • Frederic Dutcher, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, NBC, 1980
  • Jack Berman, The Last Fling, ABC, 1987
  • Cab driver, Justin Case, ABC, 1988
  • Alex Weber, Getting Up and Going Home (also known as Unfaithful), Lifetime, 1992
  • Specials
  • Himself, A World of Love (documentary), 1970
  • Himself, The O'Neals: The E! True Hollywood Story (documentary), E! Entertainment Television, 2001
  • Pilots
  • Roger, Lady Luck, NBC, 1973
  • Robert Dreyfuss, Friends and Lovers, CBS, 1974
  • Nathan Steigman, The Rock, CBS, 1990
  • Buster, Girl's Best Friend, CBS, 1994
  • Episodic
  • (Uncredited) Dancer, "That's Life," Shower of Stars, CBS, 1955
  • Himself, That Was the Week That Was, NBC, 1964
  • Photographer, "Smelling Like a Rose," Mr. Broadway, CBS, 1964
  • Harvey, "No Cookie for Desert," Occasional Wife, NBC, 1966
  • Whalen, "Samantha for the Defense," Bewitched, ABC, 1966
  • Robert C. Brand, "1040 or Fight," Mary Tyler Moore, CBS, 1970
  • "How to Win a Friend/Carol and Sis/The Putrified Forest," Carol Burnett and Friends, 1972
  • The Carol Burnett Show, CBS, 1972, 1973, 1974
  • Del Franklin, "Disco Devil," Wonder Woman, CBS, 1978
  • Duke Manducci, "Let the Goodtimes Roll/Nightmare/The Tiger," Fantasy Island, ABC, 1978
  • "The Queen and the Improbable Knight," Supertrain, NBC, 1979
  • Craig Eagen, "Fledgling," Taxi, ABC, 1981
  • "Moving In," Laverne & Shirley, ABC, 1981
  • Boffo the clown, "Love in the Past Tents," Gloria, CBS, 1982
  • Alan, "Vera the Virtuso," Alice, CBS, 1983
  • "Rhino of the Year/One Last Time/For Love or Money," The Love Boat, ABC, 1983
  • Dr. Carl Pate, "He Ain't Heavy, He's My Dentist," Domestic Life, CBS, 1984
  • Robert Wolitzer, "Happily Ever After," Cagney & Lacey, CBS, 1985
  • Horace Lynchfield, "Footnote to Murder," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1985
  • Philip Devonshire, "All of Me," Trapper John, M.D., CBS, 1985
  • Wally, "Tony the Matchmaker," Who's the Boss?, ABC, 1985
  • Brian Phipps, "The Jerks," It's a Living, syndicated, 1986
  • Denny Prine, "All Thieves on Deck," Magnum, P.I., CBS, 1986
  • Packard, "Mona," Who's the Boss?, ABC, 1987
  • Bluestone, "Time and Teresa Golowitz," The Twilight Zone, 1987
  • Voice of Jim/Rex, "But Not for Me," thirtysomething, ABC, 1987
  • Andy Aronson, "I'll Be Home for Christmas," thirtysomething, ABC,1987
  • Poko, "Tears of a Clown," Empty Nest, NBC, 1989
  • Charlie, "Catch a Falling Star--May 21, 1979," Quantum Leap, NBC,1989
  • Leonard Davis, Ellen's ex-husband, "Life with Fathers," True Colors, Fox, 1990
  • Leonard, "Occasional Wife," True Colors, Fox, 1990
  • Avery, "A Shot in the Dark," Empty Nest, NBC, 1991
  • Paul, "Give a Sucker an Even Break," Baby Talk, ABC, 1991
  • Paul, "Whiz Kid," Baby Talk, ABC, 1991
  • Paul, "Tooth and Nail," Baby Talk, ABC, 1991
  • Professor Jarvis Crowley, "The System Works," Night Court, NBC, 1991
  • Charles Furnell, "No Brain, No Pain," Eerie, Indiana, NBC, 1992
  • Jimmy Jakes, "Move My Lips," Danger Theatre, Fox, 1993
  • Harp, "Mike's Dream: A Christmas Tale," Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman,CBS, 1993
  • Headmaster Ted Waldron, "Silence Is Golden," L.A. Law, NBC, 1994
  • Gird Thomas, "Red Museum," The X-Files, Fox, 1994
  • Charles "Chappy" Furnell, "BMX," The Secret World of Alex Mack, Nickelodeon, 1997
  • Dr. Rafkin, "A Doll's Story," Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, ABC, 1997
  • Salazar, "Old Yeller," Dharma & Greg, ABC, 1998
  • Brad, "Dinner at Rachel's," Maggie Winters, CBS, 1998
  • Dr. Malcolm White, "Map of the Mind," Sliders, Sci-Fi Channel, 1999
  • Guy Benier, "The Grand Opening," Curb Your Enthusiasm, HBO, 2002
  • Rabbi Polonski, "The Devil Made Me Do It," Joan of Arcadia, CBS, 2003
  • Rabbi Polonski, "Requiem for a Third Grade Ashtray," Joan of Arcadia, CBS, 2004
  • Rabbi Polonsky, "The Book of Questions," Joan of Arcadia, CBS, 2004
  • Also appeared in The Ed Sullivan Show, CBS; The Jack Paar Show, NBC; The Dick Cavett Show, CBS; as novelist, "Treasure Hunt," Lime Street; Charlie Lake, Likely Suspects, Fox; Counselor Hasselman, Camp Wilder, ABC; David, The Mommies, NBC.
  • Stage Appearances
  • (As Pablo Sanchez) The Third Programme, Square East Theatre, Chicago, IL, 1960
  • (As Pablo Sanchez) Too Many Hats, Square East Theatre, 1960
  • (As Pablo Sanchez) The Seacoast of Bohemia, Square East Theatre, 1960
  • Various roles, From the Second City, Royale Theatre, New York City, 1961
  • (London debut; as Pablo Sanchez) Looking for the Action, Prince Charles Theatre, 1963
  • To the Water Tower, Square East Theatre, 1963
  • Luis, Festival of the Two Worlds, Spoleto Festival, Italy, 1963
  • Arthur, Journey to the Day, Theatre de Lys, New York City, 1963
  • Wet Paint, Renata Theatre, New York City, 1965
  • Maxime, Hotel Passionato, East 74th Street Theatre, New York City,1965
  • The Mad Show, New Theatre, New York City, 1966, then PJ Theatre, Los Angeles, 1966
  • The Star-Spangled Girl, Plymouth Theatre, New York City, 1967
  • Various roles, Story Theatre, Ambassador Theatre, New York City, 1970, then Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, later John F. Kennedy Center for thePerforming Arts, Washington, DC, 1971
  • Ensemble member, Ovid's Metamorphoses, Ambassador Theatre, 1970-71
  • Angel City, Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, 1977
  • Tales of the Hasidim, Public/Martinson Hall Theatre, New York City, 1977
  • Lionel Hart, Mizlansky/Zilinsky (or "schmucks"), Manhattan TheatreClub Stage I, 1998
  • Major Tours
  • Appeared in We're a Couple of Swells, U.S. cities.
  • Plays
  • Luis, produced at Festival of the Two Worlds, Spoleto, Italy, 1963

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