Phil Foster (I) (1914–1985)

Actor | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Laverne & Shirley (1976-1983) | Bang the Drum Slowly (1973) | Conquest of Space (1955)
BORN 
Mar 29, 1914 (died Jul 8, 1985)

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Past Film & Video (22 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (14 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Richard Lewis 'I'm in Pain' ConcertThe Richard Lewis 'I'm in Pain' Concert (TV Movie) Himself - Audience Member (uncredited), Dedicated To The Memory Of  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Laverne & ShirleyLaverne & Shirley (TV Series) Frank DeFazio ( 149 episodes, 1976–1983 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Performer ("Milwaukee Moon") ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1976–1983 149
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  • Primary photo for GridlockGridlock (TV Movie) Koppleman  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for $weepstake$$weepstake$ (TV Series) Mr. Fuller ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Curtis Jackson ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Having Babies IIIHaving Babies III (TV Movie) Chuck  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1978 ) , Barry Keys ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977–1978 2
  • Primary photo for Blansky's BeautiesBlansky's Beauties (TV Series) Frank ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for The Odd CoupleThe Odd Couple (TV Series) Dr. Krakauer ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for The Trials of O'BrienThe Trials of O'Brien (TV Series) Jerry Traynor ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The Patty Duke ShowThe Patty Duke Show (TV Series) Sam Cramer ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Jackie Gleason: American Scene MagazineJackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series) Guest Comedian ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Guest Comedic Actor (Sketch) / Guest Comedian ( 2 episodes, 1952–1953 )  Less 1952–1953 2
  • Primary photo for Cameo TheatreCameo Theatre (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1950 )  Less 1950 1
Self (36 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for TattletalesTattletales (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982
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  • Primary photo for Steve Martin: Comedy Is Not PrettySteve Martin: Comedy Is Not Pretty (TV Special) Pyramid Owner  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian / Actor ( 2 episodes, 1973–1978 )  Less 1973–1978
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Cross-WitsThe Cross-Wits (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Sunshine BoysThe Sunshine Boys (Short) Himself  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest ( 38 episodes, 1962–1972 )  Less 1962–1972
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  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1969–1970 )  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian / Himself ( 5 episodes, 1967–1969 )  Less 1967–1969
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  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Joan Rivers ShowThe Joan Rivers Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Skitch Henderson ShowThe Skitch Henderson Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 1962–1966 )  Less 1962–1966
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  • Primary photo for International CabaretInternational Cabaret (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Jerry Lewis ShowThe Jerry Lewis Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Jack Paar ProgramThe Jack Paar Program (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Talent ScoutsTalent Scouts (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Jerry Lester ShowThe Jerry Lester Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Arthur Godfrey and the Sounds of New YorkArthur Godfrey and the Sounds of New York (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Jackie Gleason: American Scene MagazineJackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself - Comedian / Comedian / Himself ( 8 episodes, 1949–1962 )  Less 1949–1962
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight ShowThe Tonight Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian / Actor / Himself - Cmedian ( 5 episodes, 1962 )  Less 1962
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  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Himself ( 18 episodes, 1959–1962 )  Less 1959–1962
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  • Primary photo for Juke Box JuryJuke Box Jury (TV Series) Himself - Panellist ( 1 episode, 1960 )  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Arthur Murray PartyThe Arthur Murray Party (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Comic ( 3 episodes, 1953–1957 )  Less 1953–1957
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for This Is Show BusinessThis Is Show Business (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1950–1953 )  Less 1950–1953
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Himself - Guest Comedic Actor (Sketch) / Himself - Guest Comedian (Sketch) / Himself ( 4 episodes, 1952–1953 )  Less 1952–1953
    • Episode #3.28 (Mar 14, 1953) Himself - Guest Comedic Actor (Sketch)  Less
    • Episode #3.19 (Jan 10, 1953) Himself - Guest Comedic Actor (Sketch)  Less
    • Episode #3.16 (Dec 20, 1952) Himself - Guest Comedian (Sketch)  Less
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  • Primary photo for King WinterKing Winter (Short) Narrator  Less 1952 $10K
  • Primary photo for The Kate Smith Evening HourThe Kate Smith Evening Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1952 )  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Wonderful Town, U.S.A.Wonderful Town, U.S.A. (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for The Frank Sinatra ShowThe Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1951 )  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Cavalcade of StarsCavalcade of Stars (TV Series) Himself - Guest Comedian ( 2 episodes, 1949–1951 )  Less 1949–1951
    • Episode #2.33 (Apr 20, 1951) Himself - Guest Comedian  Less
    • Episode #1.13 (Aug 27, 1949) Himself - Guest Comedian  Less
  • Primary photo for The Saturday Night Revue with Jack CarterThe Saturday Night Revue with Jack Carter (TV Series) Himself - Comedian ( 1 episode, 1950 )  Less 1950

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