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Nestor Paiva


Mostly Credited As: Nestor Paiva
Birth Name: Nestor Caetano Paiva
Date Of Birth: June 30, 1905 (Age 61)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Fresno, California
Date Of Death: September 09, 1966
Cause Of Death: cancer

Nestor Paiva


While attending the University of California at Berkeley, Nestor Paiva became interested in acting and joined the college theatre group. His 40 year career covered stage, radio, film and television. He made his film debut with a number of uncredited appearences in 1937. In all, he made over 250 appearances on film and television. His appearance and ear for accents allowed him to play a variety of nationalites including Italians, Russians Spaniards and a radio appearance as an African-American.

He appeared on diverse television programs like The Lucy Show, Zorro and Perry Mason".


TV Appearances

Episode Cast Credits 

Family Affair (1966) (1966) 
  Who's Afraid of Nural Shpeni? 01x08: (Nov/07/1966) As Fuad 
  Who's Afraid of Nural Shpeni? 01x08: (Nov/07/1966) As Fuad 

Burke's Law (1963) (1963) 
  Deadlier Than the Male 03x10: (Nov/17/1965) As Dr. Gonzales 
  Deadlier Than the Male 03x10: (Nov/17/1965) As Dr. Gonzales 
  Who Killed the Rest? 02x25: (Mar/17/1965) As Padre Emiliano 
  Who Killed the Rest? 02x25: (Mar/17/1965) As Padre Emiliano 

Daniel Boone (1964) (1964) 
  The Peace Tree 02x09: (Nov/11/1965) As Menawah 

Gunsmoke (1955) 
  Winner Take All 10x22: (Feb/20/1965) As Barman 
  Winner Take All 10x22: (Feb/20/1965) As Barman 

The Lucy Show (1962) 
  Lucy and the Missing Stamp 03x14: (Dec/21/1964) As Perkins 

The Beverly Hillbillies (1962) 
  Clampett City General Store 03x03: (Oct/07/1964) As Auctioneer 

McHale's Navy (1962) 
  The McHale Mob 02x32: (Apr/21/1964) As Big Louie 

Make Room for Daddy (1953) 
  Pupa from Italy 11x24: (Mar/16/1964) As Uncle Nivo 
  Pupa from Italy 11x24: (Mar/16/1964) As Uncle Nivo 

The Bill Dana Show (1963) 
  The Party in Suite 15 01x20: (Mar/01/1964) As Mr. Gomez 
  Jose, the Manager 01x19: (Feb/23/1964) As Mr. Gomez 
  Speak for Yourself, Jose 01x18: (Feb/16/1964) As Mr. Gomez 
  Speak for Yourself, Jose 01x18: (Feb/16/1964) As Mr. Gomez 

The Virginian (1962) 
  Siege 02x13: (Dec/18/1963) As Charley Sanchez 

The Andy Griffith Show (1960) 
  The Haunted House 04x02: (Oct/07/1963) As Big Jack Anderson 

The Untouchables (1959) (1959) 
  The Spoiler 04x23: (Mar/26/1963) As Ship Captain 
  The Spoiler 04x23: (Mar/26/1963) As Ship Captain 

Have Gun, Will Travel (1957) 
  Genesis 06x01: (Sep/15/1962) As Burton 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Dan Tibner 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Dan Tibner 

Target: The Corruptors (1961) 
  Yankee Dollar 01x31: (May/11/1962) As General Martinez 
  Yankee Dollar 01x31: (May/11/1962) As General Martinez 

Lassie (US) (1954) 
  The Black Sheep 08x18: (Jan/14/1962) As Immigrant Shepherd 
  The Black Sheep 08x18: (Jan/14/1962) As Immigrant Shepherd 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Michael Zolenko 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Michael Zolenko 

Cheyenne (1955) (1955) 
  The Wedding Rings 06x10: (Jan/08/1962) As Padre 
  The Wedding Rings 06x10: (Jan/08/1962) As Padre 
  Born Bad 02x15: (Mar/26/1957) As Black Frank 
  Born Bad 02x15: (Mar/26/1957) As Black Frank 

Wagon Train (1957) 
  The Clementine Jones Story 05x05: (Oct/25/1961) As Gip 
  The Jim Bridger Story 04x32: (May/10/1961) As Sgt. Hoag 
  The Jim Bridger Story 04x32: (May/10/1961) As Sgt. Hoag 
  The Jane Hawkins Story 04x10: (Nov/30/1960) As Bartender 

Perry Mason (1957) 
  The Case of the Crying Comedian 05x05: (Oct/14/1961) As Nico 
  The Case of the Crying Comedian 05x05: (Oct/14/1961) As Nico 

The Aquanauts (1960) 
  Safecracker 01x04: (Jun/07/1961) As unknown 
  Safecracker 01x04: (Jun/07/1961) As unknown 

The Loretta Young Show (1953) 
  Those at the Top 08x28: (May/07/1961) As Victor Russo 

General Electric Theater (1953) 
  Goodbye, My Love 09x05: (Oct/16/1960) As Pinero 
  Battle for a Soul 07x07: (Nov/02/1958) As guest star 
  Battle for a Soul 07x07: (Nov/02/1958) As guest star 
  New York Knight 06x21: (Mar/02/1958) As Perino 

The Texan (1958) 
  The Dishonest Posse 02x04: (Oct/05/1960) As Jose Taffola 

Bonanza (1959) 
  The Avenger 01x26: (Mar/19/1960) As Barney Thornton 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Senor Tenino 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Indian Chief 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Senor Tenino 

Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958) 
  Triple Vice 02x25: (Feb/27/1960) As Pedro, [Uncredited]
  Triple Vice 02x25: (Feb/27/1960) As Pedro, [Uncredited]

Wichita Town (1959) 
  Brothers of the Knife 01x19: (Feb/10/1960) As Rico Bunetta 

Richard Diamond, Private Detective (1957) 
  The Client 04x04: (Oct/26/1959) As Emilio Tomas 
  The Hideout 03x15: (May/31/1959) As Axel 
  The Hideout 03x15: (May/31/1959) As Axel 

Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1958) 
  The Killer Instinct 01x29: (Jul/13/1959) As Manuel 

Lawman (1958) 
  The Friend 01x39: (Jun/28/1959) As Jack Gorman 
  The Friend 01x39: (Jun/28/1959) As Jack Gorman 

Zorro (1957) (1957) 
  The Man from Spain 02x27: (Apr/09/1959) As Innkeeper 
  The Gay Caballero 02x16: (Jan/22/1959) As Innkeeper 

Behind Closed Doors (1958) 
  The Espionage Students 01x19: (Feb/19/1959) As Simeon 

Maverick (1957) 
  The Thirty-Ninth Star 02x09: (Nov/16/1958) As Louie 

Sugarfoot (1957) 
  Quicksilver 01x06: (Nov/16/1957) As Senor Contreras 
  Quicksilver 01x06: (Nov/16/1957) As Senor Contreras 

The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour (1957) 
  Lucy Takes a Cruise to Havana 01x01: (Nov/06/1957) As Jailor 
  Lucy Takes a Cruise to Havana 01x01: (Nov/06/1957) As Jailor 

Tales of Wells Fargo (1957) 
  The Bounty 01x04: (Apr/15/1957) As Louie 

Tales of the 77th Bengal Lancers (1956) 
  The Barbarian 01x16: (Feb/03/1957) As Anand 
  The Barbarian 01x16: (Feb/03/1957) As Anand 

The Millionaire (1955) 
  Millionaire Salvatore Michaelangelo Buonarotti 03x13: (Dec/12/1956) As Pataberes 
  Millionaire Salvatore Michaelangelo Buonarotti 03x13: (Dec/12/1956) As Pataberes 

The Count of Monte Cristo (1956) 
  Andorra 01x10: (Nov/23/1956) As Louis 
  Andorra 01x10: (Nov/23/1956) As Louis 

The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956) 
  The Secessionist 01x10: (Nov/09/1956) As Bouchard 

Telephone Time (1956) 
  Again the Stars 01x17: (Jul/29/1956) As guest star 
  Again the Stars 01x17: (Jul/29/1956) As guest star 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As guest star 

December Bride (1954) 
  Lily and the Sailor 02x29: (Apr/30/1956) As guest star 
  Lily and the Sailor 02x29: (Apr/30/1956) As guest star 
  Mexico 01x24: (Mar/14/1955) As Miguel 
  Mexico 01x24: (Mar/14/1955) As Miguel 

The Crusader (1955) 
  The Big Sneak 01x27: (Apr/13/1956) As Italian Constable 

Climax! (1954) 
  The Louella Parsons Story 02x23: (Mar/08/1956) As guest star 
  The Louella Parsons Story 02x23: (Mar/08/1956) As guest star 
  Sorry, Wrong Number 01x04: (Nov/04/1954) As guest star 

Hallmark Hall Of Fame (1951) 
  Moby Dick 03x31: (May/16/1954) As Captain Peleg 
  Moby Dick 03x31: (May/16/1954) As Captain Peleg 

The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950) 
  Abbott & Costello 04x28: (Apr/18/1954) As Himself 
  Abbott & Costello 04x28: (Apr/18/1954) As Himself 

China Smith (1952) 
  Forbidden Atoll 02x10: (1954) As Marakow 
  The Broken Rice Bowl of Chen Lo 02x04: (1954) As Chen Lo 
  The Broken Rice Bowl of Chen Lo 02x04: (1954) As Chen Lo 
  Black Wings of the Firebird 02x03: (1954) As Chan Wu 

Dangerous Assignment (1951) 
  The Stolen Letter 01x33: (1951) As Peralta 
  The Stolen Letter 01x33: (1951) As Peralta 
  The Bodyguard Story 01x25: (1951) As Belog 
  The Dead General's Story 01x21: (1951) As General Traska 

Sea Hunt (1958) (1958) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Tio Ramon Delgado 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Tio Ramon Delgado 

The Addams Family (1964) (1964) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Captain Grimby 

Cavalcade of America (1952) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As guest star 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As guest star 

Get Smart (1965) (1965) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Doorman 

I Spy (US) (1965) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Del Gado 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Del Gado 

My Living Doll (1964) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Mr. Patron 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Mr. Patron 

Death Valley Days (1952) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Rosselli 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Rosselli 

Johnny Midnight (1960) 
  Schatzi 01x27: (Unknown) As Torres 
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