Barry Gordon Livingston was born in Los Angeles, California back in 1953 to Hilliard and Lillian. He began his career as a child actor in the late 1950’s. His first film was with Paul Newman in Rally ‘Round the Flag, Boys! (1958). In 1961, he was cased in a film called The Errand Boy. He had TV roles in The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet.
Throughout the 1970-80’s he continued to work steadily in films, made-for-TV moves and episodic television including Police Woman, Sidewinder 1, Simon & Simon and many more. In 2007, he appeared in Zodiac. He had a major role in the Hallmark Channel movie Final Approach. He appeared in You Don’t Mess with the Zohan, The Social Network, Horrible Bosses and War Dogs.
If you haven’t figured it out by now you won’t so while (for those of you old enough) may not know his name but surely, you’ll know his most noted name Ernie Thompson as the next-door neighbor in the ABC sitcom My Three Sons.
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