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Howard Cosell (1918–1995)

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KNOWN FOR 
Bananas (1971) | Run to Daylight (1964) | Nanny and the Professor (1971)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win More »
NICKNAME  
"Humble" Howard Cosell
BORN 
Mar 25, 1918 (died Apr 23, 1995)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)

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Past Film & Video (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (5 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Tall Tales & LegendsTall Tales & Legends (TV Series) Ernie ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for The Fall GuyThe Fall Guy (TV Series) Commentator ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher Comedy HourThe Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (TV Series) Performer ("Little Darling") ( 1 episode, 1973 ) , Himself / Various Characters ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
    • Episode #4.1 (Sep 12, 1973) Himself / Various Characters, Performer ("Little Darling")  Less
  • Primary photo for Fol-de-RolFol-de-Rol (TV Movie) The Storyteller  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Nanny and the ProfessorNanny and the Professor (TV Series) Miles Taylor ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
Self (114 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (34 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Battle of the SexesBattle of the Sexes Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2017 $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself - Sports Announcer (segment "The Greatest") ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for O.J.: Made in AmericaO.J.: Made in America Himself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 30 for 3030 for 30 (TV Series) Himself / Himself - ABC Sports ( 6 episodes, 2009–2015 )  Less 2009–2015
    • Chasing Tyson (Nov 10, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Requiem for the Big East (Mar 16, 2014) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • No Más (Oct 15, 2013) Himself (archive footage)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The SeventiesThe Seventies (TV Series) Himself - ABC News / Himself - ABC Sports ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Battle of the Sexes (Jul 23, 2015) Himself - ABC News (archive footage)  Less
    • Television Gets Real (Jun 11, 2015) Himself - ABC Sports (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Sinatra: All or Nothing at AllSinatra: All or Nothing at All (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Part 2 (Apr 6, 2015) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Trials of Muhammad AliThe Trials of Muhammad Ali Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2013 $58K / —
  • Primary photo for Five Day Bicycle RaceFive Day Bicycle Race (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Real RockyThe Real Rocky (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Six O'Clock NewsSix O'Clock News (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for RenéeRenée Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for LombardiLombardi (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Facing AliFacing Ali Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009 $1.8MM
  • Primary photo for Thrilla in ManilaThrilla in Manila (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Mike Douglas: Moments & MemoriesMike Douglas: Moments & Memories (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Bronx Is BurningThe Bronx Is Burning (TV Mini-series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007
    • Mr. October (Aug 28, 2007) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Past Combatants (Jul 25, 2007) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Quite Frankly with Stephen A. SmithQuite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for ESPN SportsCenturyESPN SportsCentury (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
    • O.J. Simpson (Nov 24, 2000) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Ali-Frazier I: One Nation... DivisibleAli-Frazier I: One Nation... Divisible (TV Movie) Himself - Audience Member (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Howard Cosell: Telling It Like It IsHoward Cosell: Telling It Like It Is (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for One Day in SeptemberOne Day in September Himself (archive footage)  Less 1999 $155K / —
  • Primary photo for Summer of SamSummer of Sam Himself - 1977 World Series Announcer (archive sound) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999 $22MM $19MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Sweet ScienceThe Sweet Science (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for The Best of the Dean Martin Celebrity RoastsThe Best of the Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts (TV Movie) Himself - Roaster (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Wide World of Sports 35th Anniversary SpecialWide World of Sports 35th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Sonny Liston: The Mysterious Life and Death of a ChampionSonny Liston: The Mysterious Life and Death of a Champion (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Fallen Champ: The Untold Story of Mike TysonFallen Champ: The Untold Story of Mike Tyson (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for ABC's Wide World of Sports 30th Anniversary SpecialABC's Wide World of Sports 30th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Announcer ( 2 episodes, 1983 )  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for SleeperSleeper Himself - on Wide World of Sports (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1973 $2MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself - Commentator ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for a.k.a. Cassius Claya.k.a. Cassius Clay Himself (archive footage)  Less 1970

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