Vic Tayback

Vic Tayback
1930 - 1990

Vic Tayback  American Actor


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Vic Tayback was previously married to Sheila McKay Barnard (1962 - 1990).


American Actor Vic Tayback was born Victor Tayback on 6th January, 1930 in Brooklyn, New York, USA and passed away on 25th May 1990 Glendale, California, USA aged 60. He is most remembered for Papillon. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Vic Tayback was in 4 on-screen matchups, including Rebecca Street in Murder, She Wrote (1984), Doris Roberts in The Love Boat (1977), Kelly Jean Peters in Tales from the Darkside (1983) and Victoria Carroll in Alice (1976).

Vic Tayback is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and People from New York City.


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Married1 28 years, 5 months - -
Total1 28 years, 5 months - -


First Name Vic
Last Name Tayback
Full Name at Birth Victor Tayback
Age 60 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th January, 1930
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died 25th May, 1990
Place of Death Glendale, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Buried Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Large
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Burbank High School, Burbank, CA
University Glendale Community College, Glendale, CA
Occupation Text Film, television actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Papillon
Year(s) Active 1958-1990, 1958–1990, 1955–1990
Father Najeeb James Tayback
Mother Helen Hanood

Victor E. "Vic" Tayback (January 6, 1930 – May 25, 1990) was an American actor. He is known for his role as Mel Sharples in the film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974) and the television series Alice (1976–1985). The latter earned him two consecutive Golden Globe Awards and a Primetime Emmy Award nomination.

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Vic Tayback60 CapricornActor
Sheila McKay Barnard69 ScorpioSpouse


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
ChristopherMaleSheila McKay Barnard


Horseplayer1990George SamsaMovie
All Dogs Go to Heaven1989Carface (voice)Movie
Beverly Hills Bodysnatchers1989LouMovie
Loverboy1989Harry BrucknerMovie
Criminal Act1989The Exterminator - GreengrassMovie
The Underachievers1987CoachMovie
The Three Kings1987HaroldTV Movie
Weekend Warriors1986Sgt. BurdgeMovie
Adderly1986GregorinTV Show
Treasure Island1985SilverMovie
MacGyver1985George HendersonTV Show
The Jesse Owens Story1984Abe SapersteinTV Movie
Crazy Like a Fox1984TV Show
Finder of Lost Loves1984Thomas VelascoTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Sal DominoTV Show
Hotel1983Wallace EganTV Show
Tales from the Darkside1983Alan Coombs, Tippy RyanTV Show
Matt Houston1982Marvin GarthTV Show
T.J. Hooker1982Pete BenedictTV Show
Mysterious Two1982Ted RandallTV Movie
The Shape of Things1982TV Show
Through the Magic Pyramid1981HorembebTV Movie
Gridlock1980Floyd 'Snake' KraslowskiTV Movie
This Year's Blonde1980Harry CohnTV Movie
Rage!1980TommyTV Movie
Flo1980Mel SharplesTV Show
The Night the City Screamed1980Morris BrusteinTV Movie
Portrait of a Stripper1979Harry ParkinsTV Movie
$weepstake$1979Sgt. YarbroughTV Show
Supertrain1979Frank TuttleTV Show
Time Express1979Charlie EnrightTV Show
The Cheap Detective1978Lt. DiMaggioMovie
Getting Married1978Burt CarboniTV Movie
The Eddie Capra Mysteries1978LoganTV Show
Vega$1978BrunoTV Show
The Choirboys1977ZoonyMovie
Little Ladies of the Night1977FinchTV Movie
CHiPs1977Vic TaybackTV Show
Fantasy Island1977Chet Nolan, George Walters, Norman AtkinsTV Show
James at 161977Coach MurphyTV Show
The Love Boat1977Jack Hamilton, Shelley Sommers, Vic TaybackTV Show
Mansion of the Doomed1976Detective SimonMovie
No Deposit, No Return1976Big JoeMovie
Special Delivery1976WyattMovie
The Big Bus1976GoldieMovie
The Shaggy D.A.1976Eddie RoschakMovie
Dark Victory1976ArchieTV Movie
Alice1976Mel SharplesTV Show
Family1976Sgt. PierceTV Show
The Practice1976Frankie NylesTV Show
Lepke1975Lucky LucianoMovie
Report to the Commissioner1975Lt. SeidenstickerMovie
The Black Bird1975Police Lt. Warren FinleyMovie
Barney Miller1975Mr. StavochekTV Show
Bronk1975LaskoTV Show
Khan!1975Lt. GubbinsTV Show
Switch1975Ralph KabelkaTV Show
The Blue Knight1975Lou GilmoreTV Show
On the Rocks1975Big MaxTV Show
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore1974MelMovie
The Gambler1974OneMovie
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot1974Mario PinskiMovie
Emperor of the North1973YardmanMovie
Papillon1973Sergeant (as Victor Tayback)Movie
The Don Is Dead1973Ralph NegriMovie
Honor Thy Father1973Don A. TirelloTV Movie
The Alpha Caper1973PolicemanTV Movie
The Blue Knight1973Neil GroganTV Movie
Griff1973Capt. Barney MarcusTV Show
Cops1973CoachTV Movie
Partners in Crime1973TV Movie
Every Little Crook and Nanny1972Ganucci Strong-Arm Man (uncredited)Movie
Emergency!1972DriverTV Show
The Rookies1972Brakow, Gus CaldwellTV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972Sgt. Norm HaseejianTV Show
The Super1972PizutiTV Show
Call Holme1972Avery CrestTV Movie
Blood and Lace1971Calvin CarruthersMovie
They Call It Murder1971Jeff PolandTV Movie
All in the Family1971Joe TuckerTV Show
Cannon1971Barker, Capt. Marsh, Sam BatsonTV Show
Longstreet1971Victor ThanatosTV Show
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law1971Fred SangerTV Show
Columbo1971Sam FranklinTV Show
Arnie1970SergeantTV Show
The Mary Tyler Moore Show1970Officer JacksonTV Show
McCloud1970Carlo Banducci, Harry 'Steam Hammer' McNair, ThomasTV Show
The Partridge Family1970Harlan Laws, Ingram, RoccoTV Show
The Silent Force1970Capt. Al GrantTV Show
Medical Center1969Mac Atwood, TrailerTV Show
My World and Welcome to It1969AlexanderTV Show
The Bill Cosby Show1969CalvinTV Show
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors1969Frank WellsTV Show
The Courtship of Eddie's Father1969BernieTV Show
The Young Lawyers1969BartenderTV Show
Bullitt1968Pete Ross (as Victor Tayback)Movie
With Six You Get Eggroll1968Truck Driver (as Victor Tayback)Movie
Hawaii Five-O1968Martin Lynch, ParmelTV Show
Here Come the Brides1968Jason's Man, LarsenTV Show
Lancer1968Durham, PorterTV Show
Land of the Giants1968HoodTV Show
The Good Guys1968Steve ZabiscoTV Show
Mod Squad1968Dean WilcoxTV Show
The Outsider1968FaberTV Show
Captain Nice1967LiptonTV Show
Cimarron Strip1967Joe MuladyTV Show
Ironside1967Henry GarrisonTV Show
Judd for the Defense1967Tommy FergusonTV Show
Mannix1967Miles StarkTV Show
The Second Hundred Years1967GuardTV Show
Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round1966Detective Merchant (uncredited)Movie
Gambit1966Plainclothes Officer at TWA Counter (uncredited)Movie
Family Affair1966Officer Chamas, PolicemanTV Show
Felony Squad1966Dutch, Toby OliverTV Show
Love on a Rooftop1966PolicemanTV Show
Mission: Impossible1966Egan's Goon, Sgt. GorteTV Show
Occasional Wife1966PrisonerTV Show
Star Trek1966Jojo KrakoTV Show
That Girl1966MaxTV Show
The Monkees1966Chuche, George, RoccoTV Show
F Troop1965Bill ColtonTV Show
Get Smart1965Jamal, PopovTV Show
I Dream of Jeannie1965TurhanTV Show
The F.B.I.1965Ed Larch, Neil ParksTV Show
Bewitched1964Mayor's Chauffeur, Police Officer 1, SurveyorTV Show
Daniel Boone1964American Soldier, Hongas Hongas - Huron Indian ChiefTV Show
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1964SergeantTV Show
Love with the Proper Stranger1963Cye (uncredited)Movie
Arrest and Trial1963BartenderTV Show
The Lieutenant1963Cpl. Peter Garth, N.C.O. DriverTV Show
Five Weeks in a Balloon1962European Agent (uncredited)Movie
Saints and Sinners1962Customer at barTV Show
Surftide 771962Arms (as Vick Tayback)Movie
Five Minutes to Live1961Fred DorellaMovie
Dr. Kildare1961Mr. PaganoTV Show
North to Alaska1960Roustabout (uncredited)Movie
Insight1960Officer Tardiff, ReporterTV Show
Gangster Story1959Norm - Resort Guard (uncredited)Movie
Bonanza1959Everett GaskellTV Show
Lock Up1959Mr. MalloyTV Show
Rawhide1959MonteTV Show
T-Bird Gang1959Cop #1 at Gas Station (as Vic Tabback)Movie
Hotel de Paree1959Second MinerTV Show
The Power of the Resurrection1958Simon the CanaaniteMovie
77 Sunset Strip1958Bearded RebelTV Show
Buckskin1958ClaudeTV Show
Alfred Hitchcock Presents1955Man Talking to Cab DriverTV Show
Gunsmoke1955Bill Hankins, Dirks, RawlinsTV Show
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rn_tracy1_rnrn_tracy1_rnApr 26, 2013

Mel, you were the best. RIP

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