Harvey Bullock

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Harvey Bullock (born June 4, 1921 in Oxford, North Carolina – April 24, 2006 was an American television and film writer and producer. His work with R.S. Allen included episodes for The Andy Griffith Show, Hogan's Heroes, Love, American Style, and Alice, along with the films Who's Minding the Mint?, With Six You Get Eggroll and Girl Happy.

Harvey Bullock

He graduated from Duke University with a Bachelor of Arts in English.

He served with the US Navy in a special operations unit called "Beach Jumpers" during World War II, writing and transmitting false messages over radio in order to deceive the Nazis. After the war, he served stateside in Hawaii.

In 1956, he was married to Betty Jane Folker. Together they had four children: Kerry Scarvie, Diana Bullock, Courtney Bullock and Andy Bullock; and three grandchildren: Sean Bullock, Samantha Scarvie and Andrew Scarvie.

In DC Comics' Batman series, a Harvey Bullock police officer sharing Bullock's name was named as such as a tribute to Bullock.

Bullock died at the age of 84 on April 24, 2006 due to age-related illness.

Awards and nominations

Bullock (with Allen) received a Random House award in 1956, and were were nominated for an Emmy award in 1976 for a children's program called Papa and Me.

Television credits

  • The Andy Griffith Show
  • Hogan's Heroes
  • The Flintstones
  • Top Cat
  • The Dick Van Dyke Show
  • The Danny Thomas Show
  • I Spy (1965 TV series')'
  • Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.
  • Wait Till Your Father Gets Home
  • Alice
  • The Love Boat
  • The Jetsons
  • Return to Mayberry


The Andy Griffith Show Episodes Written by Harvey Bullock

Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C. Episodes Written by Harvey Bullock

  • Gomer Learns a Bully
  • Gomer and the Dragon Lady
  • Daughter of the Sarge (with Ray Saffian)
  • Officer Candidate Gomer Pyle (with Ray Saffian)
  • Gomer the M.P.
  • Third Finger, Left Loaf (with Ray Saffian)
  • Supply Sergeants Never Die (with Ray Saffian)
  • Arrivederci, Gomer (with Ray Saffian)
  • Sergeant Carter Takes a Desk Job
  • Crazy Legs Gomer (with Ray Saffian)
  • The Borrowed Car (with Ray Saffian)
  • Corporal Carol (with Ray Saffian)
  • The Prize Boat (with Ray Saffian)
  • Change Partners (with Ray Saffian)
  • Gomer and the Night Club Comic (with Ray Saffian)
  • And Baby Makes Three (with Ray Saffian)
  • Just Move Your Lips, Sergeant (with Ray Saffian)
  • A Marriage of Convenience (with Ray Saffian)
  • Marriage, Sgt. Carter Style (with Ray Saffian)
  • Dynamite Diner (with Ray Saffian)
  • Proxy Poppa (with Ray Saffian)

Film credits

  • Honeymoon Hotel (1964)
  • Girl Happy
  • The Man Called Flintstone
  • Who's Minding the Mint?
  • With Six You Get Eggroll
  • Don't Drink the Water (1969)


Book credits

  • The Fat Book - How to be a happy heavy in a stupid skinny world
  • How to Cheat on Your Diet

References

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