Joe Palma

Actor
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Joe Palma was an American film actor. Palma appeared in over 120 films between 1937 and 1968. He was well known as a supporting player for The Three Stooges and his brief tenure as a body double to member Shemp Howard for four shorts produced after Shemp's death, which led to the coining of the term "Fake Shemp".

Joe Palma was an American film actor. Palma appeared in over 120 films between 1937 and 1968. He was well known as a supporting player for The Three Stooges and his brief tenure as a body double to member Shemp Howard for four shorts produced after Shemp's death, which led to the coining of the term "Fake Shemp".

Born

Friday, 17 March 1905

Died

Monday, 15 August 1994

Actor Filmography

The Odd Couple Butcher 1968
Irma la Douce Prison Guard 1963
The Apartment Office Maintenance Man (uncredited) 1960
Sappy Bull Fighters 1959
Some Like It Hot Small Role 1959
Fifi Blows Her Top MP 1958
Outer Space Jitters 1957
Guns a Poppin! Mad Bill Hookup, The Bandit 1957
Hoofs And Goofs Drunk 1957
Hot Blood Gypsy 1956
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Actor Filmography

The Odd Couple Butcher 1968
Irma la Douce Prison Guard 1963
The Apartment Office Maintenance Man (uncredited) 1960
Sappy Bull Fighters 1959
Some Like It Hot Small Role 1959
Fifi Blows Her Top MP 1958
Outer Space Jitters 1957
Guns a Poppin! Mad Bill Hookup, The Bandit 1957
Hoofs And Goofs Drunk 1957
Hot Blood Gypsy 1956
Hook a Crook Thief (archive footage) (uncredited) 1955
Stone Age Romeos 1955
Shot In The Frontier Jack Noonan 1954
The Fire Chaser Detective (unconfirmed) 1954
Knutzy Knights 1954
Pals And Gals 1954
Income Tax Sappy 1954
The Sniper Man 1952
Emergency Wedding Waiter 1950
Waiting in the Lurch Detective (uncredited) 1949
Malice in the Palace Guard Outside Palace 1949
I'm A Monkey's Uncle 1948
The Gentleman from Nowhere Minor Role 1948
Shivering Sherlocks 1948
The Lady from Shanghai Cab Driver 1947
Sing A Song of Six Pants 1947
Little Miss Broadway Detective 1947
A Likely Story Poker Player 1947
Jack Armstrong Blake 1947
Gallant Journey Waiter (scenes deleted) 1946
A Hit with a Miss Killer Kilduff (uncredited) 1945
If A Body Meets A Body The Housekeeper 1945
The Jury Goes Round 'n' Round Juror 1945
A Guy, a Gal and a Pal Reporter 1945
The Racket Man Bud the Private 1944
After Midnight with Boston Blackie 1st Cabbie 1943
Blondie Brings Up Baby 2nd Dogcatcher 1939
Mr. Smith Goes To Washington Hoodlum 1939
Coast Guard Sailor (uncredited) 1939
Adventure in Sahara Soldier 1938
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