Jack Benny (1894–1974)

Actor | Soundtrack | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Jack Benny Program (1950-1965) | To Be or Not to Be (1942) | Broadway Melody of 1936 (1935)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 3 nominations More »
AKA 
Phil Abrams | Mr. Benny
BORN 
Feb 14, 1894 (died Dec 26, 1974)
HEIGHT 
5' 8½" (1.74m)

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Past Film & Video (40 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (27 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Here's LucyHere's Lucy (TV Series) Jack Benny ( 3 episodes, 1968–1971 )  Less 1968–1971 3
  • Primary photo for The Funny SideThe Funny Side (TV Series) Special Guest Host ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor ShowKraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor Show (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Swing Out, Sweet LandSwing Out, Sweet Land (TV Movie) Man Who Finds Silver Dollar  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Guest of Honor ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The Lucy ShowThe Lucy Show (TV Series) Jack Benny / Harry Tuttle ( 2 episodes, 1964–1966 )  Less 1964–1966 2
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny HourThe Jack Benny Hour (TV Special) Jack Benny / Rosano, Performer ("Mozzarella, Provolone, Parmesan, Ricotta") (uncredited)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Jack Benny / Jonathan W. Goodheart / Principal Benny / Lem Skinner / Paul Revere / The Fiddler / District Attorney / Gaylord Benny / Stephen Foster / Jose Zeco / Tarzan / Alfalfa / General Sneed #2 / Benny the Louse / Alexander Hamilton / The Cactus Kid / Dr. Benny / Jack's Father / Bruce Fink / Charles Manningham / Tex Morgan / Zeke Benny / Ralph Kramden / Koko the Lord High Executioner / Smeaton / The Old Year / Charleston T. Gundelfinger / Buck / Det. Lt. Benny / Dr. Jekyll / Mr. Hyde ( 254 episodes, 1950–1965 ) , Performer ("Love in Bloom") ( 2 episodes, 1963 ) , Performer ("You Are My Sunshine", "Fascinating Rhythm") ( 2 episodes, 1951–1958 ) , Writer ("When You Say I Beg Your Pardon, Then I'll Come Back To You") ( 1 episode, 1961 ) , Performer ("Love in Bloom", "Old Folks At Home (Way Down Upon the Swanee River)", "When the Saints Go Marching In") ( 1 episode, 1959 ) , Performer ("Sweet Sue") ( 1 episode, 1964 ) , Performer ("Home On The Range") ( 1 episode, 1963 ) , Performer ("When You Say I Beg Your Pardon, Then I'll Come Back To You") ( 1 episode, 1961 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 1965 ) , Performer ("September Song") ( 1 episode, 1954 ) , Performer ("Auld Lang Syne") ( 1 episode, 1953 ) , Performer ("Csardas", "Meditation" from Thais, "Getting To Know You" (uncredited), "You're Sweet That Way" (uncredited)) ( 1 episode, 1962 ) , Writer ("When You Say 'I Beg Your Pardon', Then I'll Come Back To You") ( 1 episode, 1964 ) , Performer ("Fly Me to the Moon", "Sit right down and write yourself a letter") ( 1 episode, 1964 ) , Performer ("Fascination", "Puttin' On The Ritz", "Csardas") ( 1 episode, 1955 ) , Performer ("I Oughta Know More About You") ( 1 episode, 1950 ) , Writer ("When You Say You Beg Your Pardon, Then I'll Come Back To You") ( 1 episode, 1962 ) , Performer ("Fascination", "Csárdás", "Puttin' On The Ritz") ( 1 episode, 1960 ) , Performer ("I Love Paris") ( 1 episode, 1963 ) , Performer ("With A Song in My Heart") ( 1 episode, 1964 ) , Performer ("How About You?" (1941)) ( 1 episode, 1955 ) , Writer ("You're Sweet That Way") ( 1 episode, 1962 ) , Performer ("Hello Dolly") ( 1 episode, 1964 ) , Performer ("Sweet Georgia Brown") ( 1 episode, 1961 ) , Performer ("La Cucaracha") ( 1 episode, 1955 ) , Performer ("Tea For Two", "Thanks For The Memories") ( 1 episode, 1962 ) , Performer ("Basin Street Blues") ( 1 episode, 1954 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 ) , Performer ("Underneath the Arches") ( 1 episode, 1963 ) , Performer ("Wiegenlied: Guten Abend, gute Nacht, Op. 49, No. 4 (Brahms's Lullaby)") ( 1 episode, 1961 ) , Performer ("When You Say 'I Beg Your Pardon', Then I'll Come Back To You") ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1950–1965 255
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  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Jack Benny ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for General Foods Opening NightGeneral Foods Opening Night (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for CheckmateCheckmate (TV Series) Jack Bowen ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The George Burns ShowThe George Burns Show (TV Special) Jack Benny, Performer ("Love In Bloom") (uncredited)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Slowest Gun in the WestThe Slowest Gun in the West (TV Movie) Chicken Finsterwald  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Make Room for DaddyMake Room for Daddy (TV Series) Jack Benny ( 3 episodes, 1957–1960 ) , Performer ("Down By The Old Mill Stream") ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1957–1960 3
  • Primary photo for StartimeStartime (TV Series) Jack Benny ( 1 episode, 1959 ) , Performer ("Pals") ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny HourThe Jack Benny Hour (TV Special) Jack Benny, Performer ("Mr. Wonderful", "Everybody Loves to Take a Bow") (uncredited)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The George Burns ShowThe George Burns Show (TV Series) Jack Benny ( 2 episodes, 1958 )  Less 1958 2
  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Jack Benny / Loring Rigley / Howard Carroll ( 10 episodes, 1955–1958 )  Less 1955–1958 10
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  • Primary photo for Bachelor FatherBachelor Father (TV Series) Jack Benny ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Gisele MacKenzie ShowThe Gisele MacKenzie Show (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 4 episodes, 1957 )  Less 1957 4
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  • Primary photo for The George Burns and Gracie Allen ShowThe George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series) Jack Benny ( 6 episodes, 1951–1957 ) , Writer ("When You Say 'I Beg Your Pardon', Then I'll Come Back To You") ( 1 episode, 1952 ) , Writer ("If You Say 'I Beg Your Pardon,' Then I'll Come Back to You") ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1951–1957 8
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  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Harold Fenton / Sheldon Weeks / Tom Jones ( 4 episodes, 1953–1957 )  Less 1953–1957 4
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  • Primary photo for The Jackie Gleason ShowThe Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) Landlord ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Four Star PlayhouseFour Star Playhouse (TV Series) Cautious Gambler ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Athanael ( 1 episode, 1953 )  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for The Frank Sinatra ShowThe Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) Performer ("Beer Barrel Polka") ( 1 episode, 1951 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951 1
    • Episode #2.6 (Nov 13, 1951) Himself, Performer ("Beer Barrel Polka") (uncredited)  Less
Self (117 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (92 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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