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"Mary, Mary, quite contrary, how does your garden grow? With silver bells and cockle shells, and one measly petunia!" - Curly (NUTTY BUT NICE, 1940)

Cast Member : Joe Palma

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 Born  1905-03-17
New York, NY
(Joseph Provenzano)
 Died  1994-08-15
Poway, CA
Worked as an undertaker in his parents' New York City funeral parlor prior to his acting career.

From the late 1950s thru the 1960s he was employed by Jack Lemmon as a personal assistant. Palma has a bit role as a meat butcher in Lemmon's THE ODD COUPLE (1968).

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Acting Credits

  Released Film or Short Title Featuring Role
1.  1939-07-28 BEHIND PRISON GATES Shemp Howard (Solo) Convict in prison yard
2.  1940-08-23 FROM NURSE TO WORSE Moe, Larry and Curly Male nurse
3.  1941-03-21 DUTIFUL BUT DUMB Moe, Larry and Curly Soldier in restaurant
4.  1943-07-09 THREE LITTLE TWIRPS Moe, Larry and Curly Rube
5.  1944-04-06 HEY, ROOKIE! Joe Besser (Solo) Soldier
6.  1944-07-23 PICK A PECK OF PLUMBERS Shemp Howard (Solo) Policeman, scene deleted
7.  1945-02-16 OFF AGAIN, ON AGAIN Shemp Howard (Solo) William, chauffeur
8.  1945-08-30 IF A BODY MEETS A BODY Moe, Larry and Curly Housekeeper
9.  1945-12-13 A HIT WITH A MISS Shemp Howard (Solo) Killer Kilduff
10.  1946-01-10 BEER BARREL POLECATS Moe, Larry and Curly Butch, convict
11.  1946-03-29 UNCIVIL WAR BIRDS Moe, Larry and Curly Union soldier
12.  1946-07-04 THREE LOAN WOLVES Moe, Larry and Curly Henchman
13.  1946-12-05 THREE LITTLE PIRATES Moe, Larry and Curly Jack
14.  1948-01-08 SHIVERING SHERLOCKS Moe, Larry and Shemp Lie detector technician
15.  1948-03-04 SQUAREHEADS OF THE ROUND TABLE Moe, Larry and Shemp Guard in blacksmith shop
16.  1948-03-04 SQUAREHEADS OF THE ROUND TABLE Moe, Larry and Shemp Guard giving chase
17.  1948-05-06 FIDDLERS THREE Moe, Larry and Shemp Lancier, Captain of the Guard
18.  1948-10-07 I'M A MONKEY'S UNCLE Moe, Larry and Shemp Caveman
19.  1948-12-09 CRIME ON THEIR HANDS Moe, Larry and Shemp Barfly
20.  1949-09-01 MALICE IN THE PALACE Moe, Larry and Shemp Palace sentry
21.  1949-09-08 WAITING IN THE LURCH Joe Besser (Solo) Detective
22.  1950-02-02 HUGS AND MUGS Moe, Larry and Shemp Muggsy
23.  1950-10-05 STUDIO STOOPS Moe, Larry and Shemp Louie
24.  1950-11-09 SLAPHAPPY SLEUTHS Moe, Larry and Shemp Crook
25.  1951-12-13 'FRAIDY CAT Joe Besser (Solo) Thief
26.  1954-02-04 INCOME TAX SAPPY Moe, Larry and Shemp 2nd IRS agent
27.  1954-05-13 MUSTY MUSKETEERS Moe, Larry and Shemp Lancier, Captain of the Guard
28.  1954-06-03 PALS AND GALS Moe, Larry and Shemp Henchman
29.  1954-09-02 KNUTZY KNIGHTS Moe, Larry and Shemp Sir Satchel, new footage
30.  1954-09-02 KNUTZY KNIGHTS Moe, Larry and Shemp Guard in blacksmith shop
31.  1954-09-02 KNUTZY KNIGHTS Moe, Larry and Shemp Guard giving chase
32.  1954-10-07 SHOT IN THE FRONTIER Moe, Larry and Shemp Jack Noonan
33.  1955-01-06 FLING IN THE RING Moe, Larry and Shemp Henchman
34.  1955-02-03 OF CASH AND HASH Moe, Larry and Shemp Lie detector technician
35.  1955-02-03 OF CASH AND HASH Moe, Larry and Shemp Armored car guard
36.  1955-02-17 G. I. DOOD IT Joe Besser (Solo) Cookie
37.  1955-06-02 STONE AGE ROMEOS Moe, Larry and Shemp Caveman
38.  1955-10-06 HOT ICE Moe, Larry and Shemp Muscles, new footage
39.  1955-10-06 HOT ICE Moe, Larry and Shemp Sailor in bar
40.  1955-11-24 HOOK A CROOK Joe Besser (Solo) Thief
41.  1956-06-21 RUMPUS IN THE HAREM Moe, Larry and Shemp 'Fake Shemp'
42.  1956-09-06 HOT STUFF Moe, Larry and Shemp 'Fake Shemp'
43.  1956-10-04 SCHEMING SCHEMERS Moe, Larry and Shemp 'Fake Shemp'
44.  1956-11-08 COMMOTION ON THE OCEAN Moe, Larry and Shemp 'Fake Shemp'
45.  1957-01-31 HOOFS AND GOOFS Moe, Larry and Joe Drunk
46.  1957-06-13 GUNS A POPPIN! Moe, Larry and Joe Mad Bill Hookup
47.  1957-12-05 OUTER SPACE JITTERS Moe, Larry and Joe Capt. Tsimmis
48.  1958-04-10 FIFI BLOWS HER TOP Moe, Larry and Joe Military Policeman
49.  1958-10-09 FLYING SAUCER DAFFY Moe, Larry and Joe Government official
50.  1959-06-04 SAPPY BULL FIGHTERS Moe, Larry and Joe Bullring attendant, new footage
51.  1959-06-04 SAPPY BULL FIGHTERS Moe, Larry and Joe Spectator
52.  1959-09-01 THREE STOOGES FUN-O-RAMA Moe, Larry and Joe archive footage
53.  1974-11-22 THE 3 STOOGES FOLLIES Moe, Larry and Curly archive footage
54.  1990-10-15 DISORDER IN THE COURT: 60th ANNIVERSARY TRIBUTE Miscellaneous Appearances archive footage
55.  1998-08-21 THE THREE STOOGES FAMILY ALBUM Miscellaneous Appearances archive footage
56.  2003-04-29 THE THREE STOOGES 75th ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL Miscellaneous Appearances archive footage
57.  2015-05-01 HEY MOE! HEY DAD! Miscellaneous Appearances archive footage

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