Jesse White

Actor
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Jesse White, born Jesse Marc Weidenfeld, was an American actor who was best known for his portrayal as "Ol' Lonely" the repairman in Maytag television commercials from 1967 to 1988.

Jesse White, born Jesse Marc Weidenfeld, was an American actor who was best known for his portrayal as "Ol' Lonely" the repairman in Maytag television commercials from 1967 to 1988.

Birth Name

Jonah "Jesse" Marcus Weidenfeld

Born

Wednesday, 03 January 1917

Died

Thursday, 09 January 1997

Actor Filmography

Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices Himself (archive footage) 2008
Burke's Law Himself 1994
Matinee Mr. Spector 1993
Seinfeld Ralph 1989
Garfield and Friends (voice) (as Jessie White) 1988
Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood Himself 1987
The New Gidget Washing Machine Repairman 1986
Monster In The Closet Ben 1986
MacGyver Mel 1985
Small Wonder Sid 1985
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices Himself (archive footage) 2008
Burke's Law Himself 1994
Matinee Mr. Spector 1993
Seinfeld Ralph 1989
Garfield and Friends (voice) (as Jessie White) 1988
Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood Himself 1987
The New Gidget Washing Machine Repairman 1986
Monster In The Closet Ben 1986
MacGyver Mel 1985
Small Wonder Sid 1985
Inspector Gadget (voice) 1983
Pandamonium 1982
The Music Shoppe Spence 1981
Trapper John, M.D. Mac Mulligan 1979
Hart to Hart Ernie 1979
B.J. and the Bear Clearwater Institute Patient 1978
The Cat from Outer Space Earnest Ernie 1978
The Love Boat Harry 1977
ABC Weekend Specials Mr. Gabby 1977
The Paul Ryan Show Himself 1977
Quincy M.E. Mechanic 1976
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood Rudy's Agent 1976
Nashville Girl C.Y. Ordell 1976
Las Vegas Lady Big Jake 1975
Kolchak: The Night Stalker Security Guard 1974
Devlin 1974
Happy Days Bander 1974
Yogi's Gang (credit only) 1973
The Brothers O'Toole Mayor 1973
The New Temperatures Rising Show Repairman 1972
Harvey Duane Wilson 1972
The Partners Melnick 1971
Bless the Beasts & Children Sid Shecker 1971
Dad... Can I Borrow the Car? 1970
Make Room for Granddaddy Phil 1970
Togetherness Henry 1970
The Real Tom Kennedy Show Himself 1970
Can You Top This Himself 1970
Love, American Style Bailiff, Pun Jab 1969
The Debbie Reynolds Show Mayor Keiselbach 1969
My World and Welcome to It Guest Star 1969
The David Frost Show Himself 1969
Here's Lucy Hickey 1968
Land of the Giants Max Manfred 1968
Hawaii Five-O Nat Keller 1968
Mannix Sam Westlake 1967
Accidental Family Mr. Fenton 1967
The Reluctant Astronaut Donelli 1967
The Spirit Is Willing Fess Dorple 1967
Mr. Terrific Mr. Finney 1966
The Jackie Gleason Show Bob Cosgrove, 'Swifty' Jenkins 1966
That Girl Eddy Edwards, Hal Grissom, Phil Bender, Clinton Hayworth 1966
The Tammy Grimes Show Gus 1966
The Ghost In The Invisible Bikini J. Sinister Hulk 1966
I Dream of Jeannie Sam 1965
The Wild Wild West Governor Lewis 1965
Green Acres Charlie, George Jenkins 1965
Please Don't Eat the Daisies Wally 1965
Dear Brigitte Cliff Argyle - the Bookie 1965
Pajama Party J. Sinister Hulk 1964
Linus! The Lion Hearted Claudius Crow (voice) 1964
Gomer Pyle: USMC Harry Krasna, The Owner 1964
The Munsters J. R. Finlater 1964
The Addams Family Sgt. Haley 1964
Jonny Quest Pasha Peddler 1964
Mickey Sid 1964
A House Is Not a Home Rafferty 1964
Looking For Love Tiger Shay 1964
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World Radio Tower Operator at Rancho Conejo 1963
Kraft Suspense Theatre Emil Glueck 1963
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Marvin 1963
Petticoat Junction Colonel Partridge, Henry Sharp 1963
The Yellow Canary Ed Thornburg 1963
You Don't Say Himself 1963
It's Only Money Pete Flint 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest 1962
I'm Dickens, He's Fenster Hershey 1962
The Beverly Hillbillies H.H.H. Jones, Mr. Mortimer 1962
Oh! Those Bells Ankles 1962
Three Blondes In His Life Ed Kelly 1961
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Actor, Himself 1961
Sail A Crooked Ship McDonald 1961
Alcoa Premiere Counterman 1961
The Dick Van Dyke Show Bill 1961
Calvin and the Colonel Sgt. Thomas 1961
Ben Casey Mr. Barringer 1961
Cain's Hundred Rudy 1961
King of Diamonds Sig Norge 1961
On the Double Corporal Joseph Praeger 1961
The Right Approach Brian Freer 1961
A Fever In The Blood Police Sgt. Michael 'Mickey' Beers 1961
Westinghouse Playhouse Fred Sanford 1961
The Roaring 20's Boots 1960
The Law and Mr. Jones Harry Singer 1960
Angel Max 1960
The Andy Griffith Show Fred Boone 1960
The Best of the Post Benny 1960
Pete and Gladys Martin 1960
The Big Night Wegg 1960
The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond Leo 'Butcher' Bremer 1960
Hawaiian Eye Cedric 1959
Adventures in Paradise Frank Crayle 1959
The Alaskans John Matthews 1959
The Twilight Zone Harmon Cavender, Repair Man 1959
The Dennis O'Keefe Show Sign Painter in Oldsmobile Commercial 1959
Bonanza Eskey 1959
Tightrope Mike Davis, Pete Granger 1959
The David Niven Show Paul Reisner 1959
The Bell Telephone Hour 1959
Man with a Camera Frankie Billings 1958
77 Sunset Strip Marvin Heywood 1958
The Ann Sothern Show Oscar Pudney, Simpson 1958
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse Barney Snyder, Bartender 1958
Naked City Harold Slate 1958
The Texan Sheriff Weeb Martin 1958
The Donna Reed Show Vance 1958
Marjorie Morningstar Lou Michaelson 1958
Country Music Holiday Sonny Moon 1958
The Frank Sinatra Show Frank's Manager, Himself, Marty Potter 1957
Alcoa Theatre John Burke 1957
How to Marry a Millionaire Jerry Wilson 1957
The Real McCoys San Fernando Harry 1957
Johnny Trouble Parsons 1957
Perry Mason Burt Renshaw, Cecil, Luke Hickey, Max Armstead, Tony Cerro 1957
The Thin Man Nitro Noonan 1957
Richard Diamond, Private Detective Walt Conlin 1957
Designing Woman Charlie Arneg 1957
Circus Boy Spike Marlin 1956
The Bad Seed Emory Wages 1956
Back From Eternity Pete Boswick 1956
He Laughed Last Max Lassiter 1956
The Come On J.J. McGonigle 1956
The 20th Century-Fox Hour Doberman, Eddie Hoke, George Kirby, George 1955
It's Always Jan 1955
The Girl Rush Ludwig - Pit Boss 1955
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre Al 1955
Not as a Stranger Ben Cosgrove 1955
Damon Runyon Theater Chesty Charlie, One Shot Maloney 1955
TV Reader's Digest 1955
The Bob Cummings Show H.R. Hap Henderson 1955
The Magical World of Disney Earnest Ernie 1954
Climax! Philly 1954
Dear Phoebe Murray Kragon 1954
Hell's Half Acre Tubby Otis 1954
Duffy's Tavern Slip 1954
Witness to Murder Eddie Vincent 1954
Forever Female Willie Wolfe 1954
Topper Wesley Farrington 1953
The Danny Thomas Show Jesse Leeds 1953
The Loretta Young Show Nick Pulaski 1953
Champ for a Day Willie Foltis 1953
Gunsmoke Professor 1953
General Electric Theater Mike, Joe Maskowitz 1953
Private Secretary 'Cagey' Calhoun, Mickey Calhoun, Mickey 'Cagey' Calhoun 1953
Million Dollar Mermaid Doc Cronnol 1952
The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet Joe the Ice Cream Man 1952
Cavalcade of America 1952
Four Star Playhouse Mr. Simpson 1952
The Girl in White Alec, Ambulance Driver 1952
Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951
Death of a Salesman Stanley 1951
Callaway Went Thataway Georgie Markham 1951
Schlitz Playhouse 1951
The Red Skelton Hour Moose - Prison Escapee 1951
Francis Goes to the Races Frank Damer 1951
Bedtime for Bonzo Babcock 1951
Katie Did It Jim Dilloway 1951
Harvey Martin Wilson 1950
The Jack Benny Program Mr. Weber, Steve Burke, Talent Agent Weber 1950
Lux Video Theatre Sigmund 1950
Treasury Men in Action Ronald Terni 1950
Guilty Bystander Bar Patron 1950
The Ford Theatre Hour Doc 1948
Texas, Brooklyn & Heaven Customer (uncredited) 1948
Gentleman's Agreement 1947
Kiss of Death Taxi Driver (uncredited) 1947
Stage Door Canteen Jesse White 1943
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