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Redd Foxx (I) (1922–1991)

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Sanford and Son (1972-1977) | Harlem Nights (1989) | Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations More »
AKA 
Redd & Yun Chi
NICKNAMEs  
Chicago Red, Zorro, King of the Party Records
BORN 
Dec 9, 1922 (died Oct 11, 1991)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (16 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Laff Mobb PresentsLaff Mobb Presents (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 2 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for The Royal FamilyThe Royal Family (TV Series) Alfonso Royal ( 7 episodes, 1991 ) , Executive Consultant ( 3 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 7
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  • Primary photo for Ghost of a ChanceGhost of a Chance (TV Movie) Ivory Clay  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Redd Foxx ShowThe Redd Foxx Show (TV Series) Al Hughes ( 13 episodes, 1986 ) , Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 1986 ) , Executive Consultant ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 13
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  • Primary photo for Amos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a ControversyAmos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a Controversy (TV Movie) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for SanfordSanford (TV Series) Fred G. Sanford ( 26 episodes, 1980–1981 ) , Performer ("If I Didn't Care") ( 2 episodes, 1980–1981 ) , Performer ("Just the Way You Are', "Chicago (That Toddlin' Town)") ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980–1981 26
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  • Primary photo for My BuddyMy Buddy (TV Movie) Woodrow 'Buddy' Johnson, Executive Producer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Krofft Comedy HourThe Krofft Comedy Hour (TV Movie) Stewardess  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for On Location: Redd FoxxOn Location: Redd Foxx (TV Special) Himself, Writer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Brady Bunch Variety HourThe Brady Bunch Variety Hour (TV Series) Redd Foxx ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Sanford and SonSanford and Son (TV Series) Fred G. Sanford / Himself ( 135 episodes, 1972–1977 ) , Soundtrack ( 2 episodes, 1973–1975 ) , Writer (story by) ( 2 episodes, 1975–1976 ) , Performer ("One For My Baby (One More For the Road)") ( 1 episode, 1972 ) , Performer ("It's Your Thing") ( 1 episode, 1973 ) , Performer ("'Tis Autumn", "Lulu's Back in Town") ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Performer ("St. Louis Blues") ( 1 episode, 1977 ) , Performer ("Some of These Days") ( 1 episode, 1973 ) , Performer ("Ain't Misbehavin'") ( 1 episode, 1972 ) , Performer ("It Must Be Jelly ('Cause Jam Don't Shake Like That)") ( 1 episode, 1972 ) , Performer ("Carolina In The Morning") ( 1 episode, 1972 ) , Performer ("The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)") ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Performer ("My Blue Heaven") ( 1 episode, 1973 ) , Performer ("Kansas City") ( 1 episode, 1974 ) , Performer ("I've Got the World on a String" (uncredited), "Cabaret" (uncredited), "What a Friend We Have in Jesus") ( 1 episode, 1973 ) , Performer ("It's Too Soon to Know") ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1972–1977 135
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  • Primary photo for GradyGrady (TV Series) Writer (developed by) ( 10 episodes, 1975–1976 ) , Fred Sanford ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975–1976 10
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  • Primary photo for CherCher (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1975 ) , Performer ("Silent Night") ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
    • Episode #2.14 (Dec 21, 1975) Himself, Performer ("Silent Night") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Brian Keith ShowThe Brian Keith Show (TV Series) Nathaniel A. Johnson ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for ABC Stage 67ABC Stage 67 (TV Series) Pool Hustler ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Valentine's DayValentine's Day (TV Series) Smoking Movie Patron ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
Self (79 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of AmericaMake 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America (TV Series) Self ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1996–2000 )  Less 1996–2000
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's Cross-Country ChristmasBob Hope's Cross-Country Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Joan Rivers ShowThe Joan Rivers Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Ebony/Jet ShowcaseEbony/Jet Showcase (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 1983–1990 )  Less 1983–1990
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  • Primary photo for The 11th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 11th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Motown Merry ChristmasMotown Merry Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 2 episodes, 1983–1987 )  Less 1983–1987
  • Primary photo for Viva Shaf VegasViva Shaf Vegas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 37th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 37th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 6th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 6th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 5th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 5th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Dirty Dirty JokesDirty Dirty Jokes (Video) Himself - Host  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Hour MagazineHour Magazine (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The John Davidson ShowThe John Davidson Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Toni Tennille ShowThe Toni Tennille Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian / Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Co-Star / Himself ( 13 episodes, 1967–1980 )  Less 1967–1980
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  • Primary photo for The 2nd Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 2nd Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Challenge of the Sexes 4Celebrity Challenge of the Sexes 4 (TV Special) Himself - Air Hockey  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Down at the DunbarDown at the Dunbar (Short) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The 1st Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 1st Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1965–1978 )  Less 1965–1978
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  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, BobHappy Birthday, Bob (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Redd Foxx SpecialThe Redd Foxx Special (TV Special) Himself - Host  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Frank SinatraThe Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Frank Sinatra (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for ABC's Silver Anniversary CelebrationABC's Silver Anniversary Celebration (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, Las VegasHappy Birthday, Las Vegas (TV Special) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Donny and MarieDonny and Marie (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Redd FoxxRedd Foxx (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Barbara Walters SpecialThe Barbara Walters Special (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Challenge of the SexesCelebrity Challenge of the Sexes (TV Special) Himself - Billiards  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The People's Command Performance: '77The People's Command Performance: '77 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The 3rd Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 3rd Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Carter's Inaugural GalaJimmy Carter's Inaugural Gala (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The JacksonsThe Jacksons (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SweepstakesCelebrity Sweepstakes (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Redd FoxxDean Martin Celebrity Roast: Redd Foxx (TV Special) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher ShowThe Sonny and Cher Show (TV Series) Himself / Various Characters ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
    • Episode #2.9 (Nov 21, 1976) Himself / Various Characters  Less
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself ( 8 episodes, 1975–1976 )  Less 1975–1976
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  • Primary photo for The Captain and TennilleThe Captain and Tennille (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The 28th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 28th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Lola!Lola! (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Second Annual Comedy AwardsThe Second Annual Comedy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for TattletalesTattletales (TV Series) Himself ( 4 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976
    • Episode #3.94 (Jan 15, 1976) Himself (as Redd & Yun Chi)  Less
    • Episode #3.93 (Jan 14, 1976) Himself (as Redd & Yun Chi)  Less
    • Episode #3.92 (Jan 12, 1976) Himself (as Redd & Yun Chi)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Redd Foxx Becomes a Movie StarThe Redd Foxx Becomes a Movie Star (Short) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for CherCher (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Special Guest ( 3 episodes, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself ( 19 episodes, 1965–1975 )  Less 1965–1975
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  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Center Square / Himself - Panelist ( 6 episodes, 1967–1975 )  Less 1967–1975
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  • Primary photo for Sammy and CompanySammy and Company (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for World Heavyweight Championship: Muhammad Ali vs. Chuck WepnerWorld Heavyweight Championship: Muhammad Ali vs. Chuck Wepner Himself - Ringside Commentator  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for ABC's Wide World of SportsABC's Wide World of Sports (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers ShowThe Smothers Brothers Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Cotton Club '75Cotton Club '75 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Andy Williams PresentsAndy Williams Presents (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1973–1974 )  Less 1973–1974
  • Primary photo for FlipFlip (TV Series) Himself ( 5 episodes, 1970–1974 )  Less 1970–1974
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  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's Second Farewell SpecialJack Benny's Second Farewell Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for RCA's Opening NightRCA's Opening Night (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for A Couple of DonsA Couple of Dons (TV Special) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Keep U.S. BeautifulKeep U.S. Beautiful (TV Special) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Bobby Darin ShowThe Bobby Darin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope Christmas SpecialThe Bob Hope Christmas Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Jerry VisitsJerry Visits (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 1971–1973
  • Primary photo for The Name of the GameThe Name of the Game (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Rosey Grier ShowThe Rosey Grier Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for ...And Beautiful...And Beautiful (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Allen Ludden's GalleryAllen Ludden's Gallery (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself ( 7 episodes, 1967–1968 )  Less 1967–1968
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  • Primary photo for George Jessel's Here Come the StarsGeorge Jessel's Here Come the Stars (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for SoulSoul (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Woody Woodbury ShowThe Woody Woodbury Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965
Archive Footage (23 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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