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Eldon Burke was born on September 23, 1935 in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA. He is known for his work on Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970), Planet of the Apes (1974) and Columbo (1971). See full bio »

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Known For

Planet of the Apes Chilot / Inta / Olam / Peasant Gorilla / Trooper
Columbo Photographer
Starsky and Hutch Gambler / Officer Burke


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 1978 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Officer Burke / Gambler
- Photo Finish (1978) ... Officer Burke
- The Action (1978) ... Gambler
 1975 Breakheart Pass
Ferguson (uncredited)
 1974 Planet of the Apes (TV Series)
Trooper / Inta / Peasant Gorilla / ...
- Up Above the World So High (1974) ... Trooper
- The Cure (1974) ... Inta (uncredited)
- The Interrogation (1974) ... Peasant Gorilla (uncredited)
- The Deception (1974) ... Chilot (uncredited)
- The Trap (1974) ... Olam (uncredited)
 1974 Columbo (TV Series)
- A Friend in Deed (1974) ... Photographer
 1974 Blazing Saddles
Desperado (uncredited)
 1972 The Poseidon Adventure
Passenger (uncredited)
 1970 Lancer (TV Series)
Second Drover
- Lifeline (1970) ... Second Drover
 1970 Beneath the Planet of the Apes
Gorilla Sgt.
 1969 The Desperate Mission (TV Movie)
 1968 Planet of the Apes
Gorilla (uncredited)
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 1975 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series) (stunts)
 1974 Blazing Saddles (stunts - uncredited)
 1972 The Poseidon Adventure (stunts - uncredited)
 1970 Beneath the Planet of the Apes (stunts - uncredited)
 1969 Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (stunts - uncredited)
 1968 Planet of the Apes (stunts - uncredited)
 1967 Chubasco (stunts - uncredited)
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 1980 Farewell to the Planet of the Apes (TV Movie)
Second Trooper

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Along with Roddy McDowall, Woodrow Parfrey and Norman Burton, he is one of only four actors to appear in both Planet of the Apes (1968) and Planet of the Apes (1974).

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