Gracie Allen (I) (1895–1964)

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KNOWN FOR 
A Damsel in Distress (1937) | The Gracie Allen Murder Case (1939) | The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950-1958)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 6 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins More »
AKA 
Grace Allen | Allen
NICKNAME  
Googie
BORN 
Jul 26, 1895 (died Aug 27, 1964)
HEIGHT 
5' 0" (1.52m)

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Past Film & Video (28 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Two Girls and a SailorTwo Girls and a Sailor Concerto Number, Performer ("Concerto for Index Finger" (1943)) (uncredited)  Less 1944 $1.4MM
  • Primary photo for Mr. and Mrs. NorthMr. and Mrs. North Pamela North  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for The Gracie Allen Murder CaseThe Gracie Allen Murder Case Gracie Allen, Performer ("Snug as a Bug in the Rug")  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for HonoluluHonolulu Millie De Grasse, Performer ("Honolulu" (1939), "The Leader Doesn't Like Music" (1939))  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for College SwingCollege Swing Gracie, Performer ("What A Rumba Does To Romance", "You're A Natural", "Irish Washerwoman")  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for A Damsel in DistressA Damsel in Distress Gracie, Performer ("Put Me to the Test" (I've Just Begun to Live) (1937), "Stiff Upper Lip" (1937)) (uncredited)  Less 1937 $1MM
  • Primary photo for College HolidayCollege Holiday Calliope 'Gracie' Dove  Less 1936
  • Primary photo for The Big Broadcast of 1937The Big Broadcast of 1937 Mrs. Platt  Less 1936
  • Primary photo for The Big Broadcast of 1936The Big Broadcast of 1936 Gracie Allen  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Here Comes CookieHere Comes Cookie Gracie Allen, Performer ("Vamp of the Pampas")  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Love in BloomLove in Bloom Gracie Downey, Performer (" (Lookie, Lookie, Lookie,) Here Comes Cookie") (uncredited)  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Many Happy ReturnsMany Happy Returns Gracie Allen  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for We're Not DressingWe're Not Dressing Gracie, Performer ("Aloha Oe" (1908)) (uncredited)  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for Six of a KindSix of a Kind Gracie Devore  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for College HumorCollege Humor Gracie Allen  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for International HouseInternational House Nurse Allen  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Walking the BabyWalking the Baby (Short) Mamie (as Allen)  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Let's DanceLet's Dance (Short) Gracie, a Dance Hostess (as Allen)  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Your HatYour Hat (Short) Gracie (as Allen)  Less 1932
  • Primary photo for The Big BroadcastThe Big Broadcast Gracie (as Grace Allen)  Less 1932
  • Primary photo for The Babbling BookThe Babbling Book (Short) Gracie (as Allen)  Less 1932
  • Primary photo for Oh, My OperationOh, My Operation (Short) Nurse Allen (as Allen)  Less 1931
  • Primary photo for 100% Service100% Service (Short) Salesgirl  Less 1931
  • Primary photo for Once Over, LightOnce Over, Light (Short) Grace, the Manicurist (as Allen)  Less 1931
  • Primary photo for The Antique ShopThe Antique Shop (Short) Miss Allen (as Allen)  Less 1931
  • Primary photo for Pulling a BonePulling a Bone (Short) Gracie  Less 1931
  • Primary photo for Fit to Be TiedFit to Be Tied (Short) Miss Allen, a Salesgirl (as Allen), Performer ("I'm a Whole Lot Wilder Than I Look")  Less 1930
  • Primary photo for LambchopsLambchops (Short) Gracie the Girlfriend (as Allen), Performer ("Do You Believe Me?") (uncredited)  Less 1929
Past Television (5 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Performer ("Honolulu") (1 episode, 1997), Herself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Vaudeville (Nov 26, 1997) Herself (archive footage), Performer ("Honolulu") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Gracie Allen (4 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952–1964 4
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  • Primary photo for StartimeStartime (TV Series) Gracie Allen (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The George Burns and Gracie Allen ShowThe George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series) Gracie Allen (292 episodes, 1950), Performer ("Toot, Toot, Tootsie (Goo' Bye!)") (1 episode, 1956), Performer ("It's Just A Little Brown Gal In A Little Grass Skirt In A Little Grass Shack In Hawaii") (1 episode, 1955), Performer ("Happy Hmm-Hmm to You") (1 episode, 1951), Performer ("My Little Grass Shack In Kealakekua, Hawaii") (1 episode, 1955), Performer ("The Red Rose Rag") (1 episode, 1956), Performer ("Here Comes the Bride") (1 episode, 1956), Performer ("Jingle Bells") (1 episode, 1956), Performer ("The Donovans") (1 episode, 1952), Performer ("I Love Her, That's Why") (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1950–1958 292
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  • Primary photo for The Bob Cummings ShowThe Bob Cummings Show (TV Series) Gracie Allen (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
Self (12 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The World Our StageThe World Our Stage (TV Movie) Herself - Broadcast from America  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Jackie Gleason ShowThe Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Climax!Climax! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Herself - Mystery Guest (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Stars in the EyeStars in the Eye (TV Special) Herself  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Olympic Fund TelethonOlympic Fund Telethon (TV Special) Herself  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for The Actor's Society Benefit GalaThe Actor's Society Benefit Gala (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Hollywood on Parade No. A-9Hollywood on Parade No. A-9 (Short) Herself (uncredited)  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Hollywood on Parade No. A-2Hollywood on Parade No. A-2 (Short) Herself  Less 1932
Archive Footage (29 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997–2017
    • This is Bob Hope... (Nov 17, 2017) Herself (archive footage)  Less
    • Vaudeville (Nov 26, 1997) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for America's Clown: An Intimate Biography of Red SkeltonAmerica's Clown: An Intimate Biography of Red Skelton (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Series) Herself - Burns and Allen Show (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
    • Standup to Sitcom (Apr 15, 2014) Herself - Burns and Allen Show (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand VoicesMel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The O'Reilly FactorThe O'Reilly Factor (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Dawn of Sound: How Movies Learned to TalkThe Dawn of Sound: How Movies Learned to Talk (Video) Gracie the Girlfriend (archive footage) (as Allen)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Paul Henning & The HillbilliesPaul Henning & The Hillbillies (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Great Man: W.C. FieldsThe Great Man: W.C. Fields (Video) Nurse Allen (clip from International House (1933)) (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Larry King LiveLarry King Live (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Hollywood CouplesHollywood Couples (TV Series) Herself (1 episode)  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for Television: The First Fifty YearsTelevision: The First Fifty Years (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Classic Stand-Up Comedy of TelevisionClassic Stand-Up Comedy of Television (TV Special) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of PrimetimePioneers of Primetime (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for 50 Years of Funny Females50 Years of Funny Females (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Paul Merton's Palladium StoryPaul Merton's Palladium Story (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The First Annual Comedy Hall of FameThe First Annual Comedy Hall of Fame (TV Special) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Legends of ComedyLegends of Comedy (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1992 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Murphy BrownMurphy Brown (TV Series) Herself / Opening credits (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for 5th Annual TV Academy Hall of Fame5th Annual TV Academy Hall of Fame (TV Special) Herself - Inductee (archive footage)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Classic Comedy TeamsClassic Comedy Teams (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Going Hollywood: The '30sGoing Hollywood: The '30s Self (archive footage)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Great StandupsThe Great Standups (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's World of ComedyBob Hope's World of Comedy (TV Movie) Tribute Montage (archive footage)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Great Radio ComediansThe Great Radio Comedians (TV Movie) Gracie Allen (archive footage)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Hollywood and the StarsHollywood and the Stars (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the WeekThe DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
    • Laughter USA (Sep 17, 1961) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 33, No. 10: Hollywood Grows UpScreen Snapshots Series 33, No. 10: Hollywood Grows Up (Short) Film Clips Character (archive footage)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Memories of Famous Hollywood ComediansScreen Snapshots: Memories of Famous Hollywood Comedians (Short) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1952

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