Selma Diamond (1920–1985)

Actress | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The Match Game (1964-1966) | The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1963-1984) | Night Court (1984-1989)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 nominations More »
BORN 
Aug 5, 1920 (died May 13, 1985)

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Past Film & Video (7 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (25 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Night CourtNight Court (TV Series) Selma Hacker / Bailiff Selma Hacker ( 36 episodes, 1984–1985 ) , Performer ("Happy Birthday to You") ( 1 episode, 1985 ) , Performer ("For He's a Jolly Good Fellow") ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984–1985 36
    • Hello, Goodbye (Sep 26, 1985) Selma Hacker (voice) (uncredited)  Less
    • Walk, Don't Wheel (May 9, 1985) Bailiff Selma Hacker (credit only)  Less
    • World War III (May 2, 1985) Bailiff Selma Hacker  Less
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  • Primary photo for The JetsonsThe Jetsons (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Electric Showcase: New York World's Fair Entertainment SpectacularElectric Showcase: New York World's Fair Entertainment Spectacular (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Ratings GameThe Ratings Game (TV Movie) Francine's Mother  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Too Close for ComfortToo Close for Comfort (TV Series) Mildred Rafkin ( 8 episodes, 1980–1984 )  Less 1980–1984 8
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  • Primary photo for The Edge of NightThe Edge of Night (TV Series) Mrs. Yoast (1977)  Less 1956–1984
  • Primary photo for Trapper John, M.D.Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series) Martha ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for 9 to 59 to 5 (TV Series) Selma ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Other WomanThe Other Woman (TV Movie) Aunt Jeanette  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Archie Bunker's PlaceArchie Bunker's Place (TV Series) Mrs. Isaacson ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Woman in beauty salon ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Thanks ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 2
  • Primary photo for Magic CarpetMagic Carpet (TV Movie) Mrs. Vogel  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Gas Station Attendant ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for ArnieArnie (TV Series) Selma ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Dick Emery ShowThe Dick Emery Show (TV Series) Writer (script) ( 2 episodes, 1965 )  Less 1965 2
  • Primary photo for The Aqua VaritiesThe Aqua Varities (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Sid Caesar ShowThe Sid Caesar Show (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Sid Caesar - Edie Adams TogetherSid Caesar - Edie Adams Together (TV Special) Writer  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Writer ( 7 episodes, 1960–1963 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 1960–1962 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960–1963 12
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  • Primary photo for Jackie Gleason: American Scene MagazineJackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series) American Scene Magazine Reporter ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
    • Episode #1.17 (Feb 2, 1963) American Scene Magazine Reporter  Less
  • Primary photo for The Big PartyThe Big Party (TV Series) Writer ( 3 episodes, 1959 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 4
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  • Primary photo for My Wife and IMy Wife and I (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1958 )  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Caesar's HourCaesar's Hour (TV Series) Writer  Less 1954–1957
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Writer ( 5 episodes, 1953–1954 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 1953–1954 )  Less 1953–1954 9
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  • Primary photo for Your Show of ShowsYour Show of Shows (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1950 )  Less 1950 1
Self (12 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi AbromowitzJoan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest ( 34 episodes, 1963–1984 )  Less 1963–1984
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Comedienne / Herself / Herself - Comedy Writer ( 14 episodes, 1969–1974 )  Less 1969–1974
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  • Primary photo for It's Your BetIt's Your Bet (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for MantrapMantrap (TV Series) Herself / Panelist  Less 1971– 
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Herself ( 6 episodes, 1969–1970 )  Less 1969–1970
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  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself ( 4 episodes, 1968–1970 )  Less 1968–1970
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  • Primary photo for The Joan Rivers ShowThe Joan Rivers Show (TV Series) Herself / Guest (1969)  Less 1968– 
  • Primary photo for Girl TalkGirl Talk (TV Series) Herself ( 3 episodes, 1966–1967 )  Less 1966–1967
  • Primary photo for The Match GameThe Match Game (TV Series) Herself - Team Captain ( 30 episodes, 1964–1966 )  Less 1964–1966
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  • Primary photo for Get the MessageGet the Message (TV Series) Herself ( 3 episodes, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself ( 15 episodes, 1961–1962 )  Less 1961–1962
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Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for TV TalesTV Tales (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Night CourtNight Court (TV Series) Bailiff Selma Hacker ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
    • Clip Show: Part 1 (Jan 25, 1989) Bailiff Selma Hacker (archive footage)  Less
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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