Edgar Bergen (1903–1978)

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Muppet Movie (1979) | Fun & Fancy Free (1947) | I Remember Mama (1948)
AWARDS 
5 wins More »
AKA 
Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy
NICKNAME  
Eddie
BORN 
Feb 16, 1903 (died Sep 30, 1978)
HEIGHT 
5' 11½" (1.82m)

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Past Film & Video (36 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (22 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Mr. Farber ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for My Sister HankMy Sister Hank (TV Movie) Grandpa Bennett  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The ABC Comedy HourThe ABC Comedy Hour (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Homecoming: A Christmas StoryThe Homecoming: A Christmas Story (TV Movie) Ebenezer Walton  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The WaltonsThe Waltons (TV Series) Grandpa Zebb Walton ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Doctor ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Charlie McCarthy ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
    • Episode #2.8 (Nov 11, 1968) Charlie McCarthy (voice) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Clyde Olsen / Horton Galbraith / George Smith ( 3 episodes, 1964–1965 )  Less 1964–1965 3
  • Primary photo for The Hanged ManThe Hanged Man (TV Movie) Hotel Clerk  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Voyage to the Bottom of the SeaVoyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series) Kenner ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Greatest Show on EarthThe Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series) McTavish ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Littlest HoboThe Littlest Hobo (TV Series) Hjalmer ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Dick Powell ShowThe Dick Powell Show (TV Series) Eugene Swanson / Dr. Samuels / Dr. Coombs ( 3 episodes, 1961–1962 )  Less 1961–1962 3
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show with June AllysonThe DuPont Show with June Allyson (TV Series) Charlie ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Edgar Bergen ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Five FingersFive Fingers (TV Series) Joseph Heidegger ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
    • Dossier (Oct 10, 1959) Joseph Heidegger  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tennessee Ernie Ford ShowThe Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) Himself - Ventriloquist ( 1 episode, 1959 ) , Performer ("Chip Off the Old Block") ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
    • Edgar Bergen (May 21, 1959) Himself - Ventriloquist, Performer ("Chip Off the Old Block") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Milton Berle ShowThe Milton Berle Show (TV Series) Edgar Bergen ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Actor ( 2 episodes, 1954–1955 )  Less 1954–1955 2
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) The Yankee ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Television TheatreKraft Television Theatre (TV Series) Edgar Bergen / Charlie McCarthy ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Hour GlassHour Glass (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1946 )  Less 1946 1
Self (75 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Mickey's 50Mickey's 50 Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Vent EventThe Vent Event (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Mortimer Snerd / Himself - Guest ( 5 episodes, 1965–1977 )  Less 1965–1977
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  • Primary photo for The Muppet ShowThe Muppet Show (TV Series) Himself - Special Guest Star ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
    • Edgar Bergen (Oct 8, 1977) Himself - Special Guest Star  Less
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1975–1977 )  Less 1975–1977
  • Primary photo for The People's Command Performance: '77The People's Command Performance: '77 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Brady Bunch Variety HourThe Brady Bunch Variety Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Sha Na NaSha Na Na (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Donny and MarieDonny and Marie (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Good Old Days of RadioThe Good Old Days of Radio (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Orson WellesAFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Orson Welles (TV Special) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Lion Roars AgainThe Lion Roars Again (Short) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Ventriloquist / Himself - Co-Host ( 6 episodes, 1964–1974 )  Less 1964–1974
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  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1965–1973 )  Less 1965–1973
  • Primary photo for Jack Paar ToniteJack Paar Tonite (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Great Radio ComediansThe Great Radio Comedians (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for MantrapMantrap (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Happy DaysHappy Days (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Jackie Gleason ShowThe Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
    • Episode #3.6 (Nov 2, 1968) Himself (as Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Jonathan Winters ShowThe Jonathan Winters Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers Comedy HourThe Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Social Security in ActionSocial Security in Action (TV Series) Himself  Less 1958–1968
  • Primary photo for The Woody Woodbury ShowThe Woody Woodbury Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself - Ventriloquist ( 2 episodes, 1964–1966 )  Less 1964–1966
    • Episode #3.21 (Feb 19, 1966) Himself - Ventriloquist  Less
    • Episode #2.12 (Dec 12, 1964) Himself - Ventriloquist  Less
  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Match GameThe Match Game (TV Series) Himself - Team Captain ( 5 episodes, 1965 )  Less 1965
    • Episode #4.45 (Oct 29, 1965) Himself - Team Captain  Less
    • Episode #4.44 (Oct 28, 1965) Himself - Team Captain  Less
    • Episode #4.43 (Oct 27, 1965) Himself - Team Captain  Less
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  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Mystery Guest / Mortimer Snerd ( 4 episodes, 1952–1965 )  Less 1952–1965
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  • Primary photo for The Celebrity GameThe Celebrity Game (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Bachelor FatherBachelor Father (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Ventriloquist / Himself - Ventriloquist / Himself ( 7 episodes, 1955–1961 )  Less 1955–1961
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  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Charlie McCarthy ( 2 episodes, 1956–1961 )  Less 1956–1961
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1961 )  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1960 )  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Sunday ShowcaseSunday Showcase (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Strawberry BlondeThe Strawberry Blonde (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Disneyland '59Disneyland '59 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Tennessee Ernie Ford ShowThe Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) Himself - Ventriloquist ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959
    • Edgar Bergen (May 21, 1959) Himself - Ventriloquist  Less
  • Primary photo for Frances Langford PresentsFrances Langford Presents (TV Series) Himself  Less 1959– 
  • Primary photo for December BrideDecember Bride (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Bob Crosby ShowThe Bob Crosby Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for You Bet Your LifeYou Bet Your Life (TV Series) Himself - Ventriloquist ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958
    • Episode #8.34 (May 15, 1958) Himself - Ventriloquist  Less
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself - Ventriloquest / Himself - Ventriloquist ( 2 episodes, 1958 )  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Gisele MacKenzie ShowThe Gisele MacKenzie Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Club OasisClub Oasis (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Chelsea at NineChelsea at Nine (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots 1856: The Mocambo PartyScreen Snapshots 1856: The Mocambo Party (Short) Himself  Less 1957 $15K
  • Primary photo for The Heart of Show BusinessThe Heart of Show Business (Short) Himself  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Kate Smith ShowThe Kate Smith Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Do You Trust Your WifeDo You Trust Your Wife (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 2 episodes, 1956–1957 )  Less 1956–1957
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Ventriloquist / Himself - Host / Ventriloquist / Himself ( 5 episodes, 1955 )  Less 1955
    • Episode #5.38 (Aug 28, 1955) Himself - Ventriloquist  Less
    • Episode #5.37 (Aug 21, 1955) Himself - Host / Ventriloquist  Less
    • Episode #5.36 (Aug 7, 1955) Himself - Host / Ventriloquist  Less
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  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Stars on ParadeScreen Snapshots: Hollywood Stars on Parade (Short) Himself  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for General Foods 25th Anniversary Show: A Salute to Rodgers and HammersteinGeneral Foods 25th Anniversary Show: A Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein (TV Movie) Himself / Host  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The 25th Annual Academy AwardsThe 25th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself (as Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Olympic Fund TelethonOlympic Fund Telethon (TV Special) Himself  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for In Town TodayIn Town Today (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Ford FestivalFord Festival (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for One Hour in WonderlandOne Hour in Wonderland (TV Special) Himself / Charlie McCarthy / Mortimer Snerd  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Charlie McCarthy and Mortimer Snerd in SwedenCharlie McCarthy and Mortimer Snerd in Sweden (Short) Himself  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood's Famous FeetScreen Snapshots: Hollywood's Famous Feet (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Edgar Bergen with Charlie McCarthyEdgar Bergen with Charlie McCarthy (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Is Everybody Listening?Is Everybody Listening? (Short) Edgar Bergen - Edgar Bergen & Charlie McCarthy Radio Program  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for Show-Business at WarShow-Business at War (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Seeing HollywoodScreen Snapshots: Seeing Hollywood (Short) Himself - Rodeo Spectator  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 18, No. 6Screen Snapshots Series 18, No. 6 (Short) Himself  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 18, No. 2Screen Snapshots Series 18, No. 2 (Short) Himself  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for Unusual OccupationsUnusual Occupations (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 17, No. 9Screen Snapshots Series 17, No. 9 (Short) Himself - Oscar Presenter  Less 1938
Archive Footage (26 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for In Their Own WordsIn Their Own Words (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Jim Henson (Sep 15, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Himself / Charlie McCarthy ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
    • War of the Worlds (Oct 29, 2013) Himself / Charlie McCarthy (archive sound) (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand VoicesMel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices (Video) Charlie McCarthy (archive sound) (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Story of Light EntertainmentThe Story of Light Entertainment (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • Variety (Sep 9, 2006) Himself (archive footage) (as Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy)  Less
  • Primary photo for Weird U.S.Weird U.S. (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself - Candice's Father (segment "Candice Bergen-Murphy Brown") ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
    • Four Remarkable Women (Jan 26, 2003) Himself - Candice's Father (segment "Candice Bergen-Murphy Brown") (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1994–1999 )  Less 1994–1999
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1Hollywood Screen Tests: Take 1 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Mystery Guest / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1978–1992 )  Less 1978–1992
  • Primary photo for Legends of ComedyLegends of Comedy (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1992 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Muppet BabiesMuppet Babies (TV Series) Himself / Charlie McCarthy ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988
    • Muppets Not Included (Sep 10, 1988) Himself / Charlie McCarthy (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for James Stewart: A Wonderful Life - Hosted by Johnny CarsonJames Stewart: A Wonderful Life - Hosted by Johnny Carson (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Classic Comedy TeamsClassic Comedy Teams (Video) Himself / Charlie McCarthy (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for W.C. Fields: Straight UpW.C. Fields: Straight Up (TV Movie) Himself - 1956 (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Great StandupsThe Great Standups (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Gift of LaughterHollywood: The Gift of Laughter (TV Movie) Actor - Unidentified Film (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
    • Episode #7.17 (Feb 7, 1970) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood My Home TownHollywood My Home Town Himself (archive footage)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Hollywood and the StarsHollywood and the Stars (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Without Make-UpHollywood Without Make-Up Himself (archive footage)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Laugh ParadeScreen Snapshots: Hollywood Laugh Parade (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots 2856: It Was Only YesterdayScreen Snapshots 2856: It Was Only Yesterday (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1950 $10K
  • Primary photo for Hour GlassHour Glass (TV Series) Himself - Comedian ( 1 episode, 1946 )  Less 1946
    • Episode #1.1 (May 9, 1946) Himself - Comedian (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 25, No. 8: Looking BackScreen Snapshots Series 25, No. 8: Looking Back (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of the Academy AwardsCavalcade of the Academy Awards (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1940
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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