John Astin

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia
John Astin as Gomez Addams in episode Thing is Missing (1965)

John Astin (born 30 march 1930) is an American actor, director, writer and producer wellknown for playing Gomez Addams in The Addams Family series between 1964 and 1966.

In the first season, episode 23: Thing is Missing (1965), he played Gomez dressed as a Sherlock Holmes to find the Thing which has disappeared from its box.