Herschel Bernardi was an American actor and singer. He is best known for his supporting role in the drama television series Peter Gunn and his leading role in the comedy television series Arnie. Two series earned him a Primetime Emmy Award nomination and two consecutive Golden Globe Award nominations. On stage, Bernardi appeared in many Broadway musicals. He was nominated for two Tony Awards for his performances in the original production of Zorba and the 1981 revival of Fiddler on the Roof.