Richard Erdman (born June 1, 1925) appeared in episodes of Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C. and Mayberry R.F.D. He has appeared in the films Mr. Skeffington, Hollywood Canteen, Objective Burma!, The Horn Blows at Midnight, Night and Day, Deception, The Men, Cry Danger, You're in the Navy Now, Jumping Jacks, The Stooge, The Blue Gardenia, Stalag 17, Francis in the Navy, Anything Goes, The Power and the Prize, Saddle the Wind, The Brass Bottle, Rascal, Tora! Tora! Tora!, Mr. Majestyk, Heidi's Song, Trancers and The Pagemaster. He currently plays Leonard on the TV series "Community".