Fred Grandy is an actor who later represented Iowa in the U.S. House of Representatives. He played Gopher Smith on "The Love Boat" and also appeared on "Monster Squad" and "Hollywood Squares." A Republican, he served four terms in Congress before running unsuccessfully for governor in 1994.
is a television actor who played Gopher Smith on "The Love Boat" and later became became a member of the United States House of Representatives from Iowa. He also served as CEO of Goodwill and a radio personality for WMAL in Washington, D.C.