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William Frawley (1887–1966)

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KNOWN FOR 
My Three Sons (1960-1965) | Miracle on 34th Street (1947) | The Fighting Seabees (1944)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Bill Frawley
NICKNAME  
Bill
BORN 
Feb 26, 1887 (died Mar 3, 1966)
HEIGHT 
5' 7½" (1.71m)

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Past Film & Video (117 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (20 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for I Love Ryan?I Love Ryan? (TV Series) Very Special Thanks (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary SpecialI Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Co-star of 'I Love Lucy' (archive footage), Performer ("Carolina in the Morning") (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Lucy ShowThe Lucy Show (TV Series) The Trainer (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for My Three SonsMy Three Sons (TV Series) Michael Francis 'Bub' O'Casey (165 episodes, 1960–1965)  Less 1960–1965 165
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  • Primary photo for My Living DollMy Living Doll (TV Series) Det. Gladwin (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Summer PlayhouseSummer Playhouse (TV Series) Cameo (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for No Place Like HomeNo Place Like Home (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Lucy-Desi Comedy HourThe Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour (TV Series) Fred Mertz (13 episodes, 1957–1960)  Less 1957–1960 13
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  • Primary photo for Westinghouse Desilu PlayhouseWestinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series) Joe Grady (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Gale Storm Show: Oh! SusannaThe Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna (TV Series) Jim Comstock (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Mr. Thomas (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Tennessee Ernie Ford ShowThe Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) Performer ("Song and Dance Man", "Carolina in the Morning") (1 episode, 1957), Himself - Actor (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • William Frawley (Dec 5, 1957) Himself - Actor, Performer ("Song and Dance Man", "Carolina in the Morning") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for I Love LucyI Love Lucy (TV Series) Fred Mertz (179 episodes, 1951–1957), Performer ("Shine On, Harvest Moon") (1 episode, 1952), Performer ("Oh By Jingo!") (1 episode, 1954), Performer ("While Strolling Through the Park One Day") (1 episode, 1952), Performer ("Carolina in the Morning") (1 episode, 1952), Performer ("Jingle Bells") (1 episode, 1951), Performer ("I Want A Girl (Just Like The Girl That Married Dear Old Dad)", "Sweet Sue, Just You") (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1951–1957 179
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  • Primary photo for Damon Runyon TheaterDamon Runyon Theater (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Gabby Mullins (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Letter to LorettaLetter to Loretta (TV Series) Sam (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Fred Mertz (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for The Bigelow TheatreThe Bigelow Theatre (TV Series) Pinto (3 episodes, 1950–1951)  Less 1950–1951 3
  • Primary photo for The Silver TheatreThe Silver Theatre (TV Series) Pinto (2 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950 2
  • Primary photo for Your Show TimeYour Show Time (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949 1
Self (13 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1965–1966)  Less 1965–1966
  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Himself - Celebrity Guest (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself - Guest of Honor (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Westinghouse Desilu PlayhouseWestinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Tennessee Ernie Ford ShowThe Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for I Love LucyI Love Lucy (TV Series) Fred Mertz (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The NBC Comedy HourThe NBC Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Actor (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Better FootballBetter Football Himself  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Stars in the EyeStars in the Eye (TV Special) Himself  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for The Ed Wynn ShowThe Ed Wynn Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950
Archive Footage (14 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for America's Clown: An Intimate Biography of Red SkeltonAmerica's Clown: An Intimate Biography of Red Skelton (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for TV's All-Time Funniest: A Paley Center for Media SpecialTV's All-Time Funniest: A Paley Center for Media Special (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Mini-series) Himself / Fred Mertz (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Sitcoms (Jan 2, 2008) Himself / Fred Mertz (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood's Magical Island: CatalinaHollywood's Magical Island: Catalina Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Desilu StoryThe Desilu Story (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
    • Finding Lucy (Dec 3, 2000) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Television: The First Fifty YearsTelevision: The First Fifty Years (Video) Fred Mertz (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of PrimetimePioneers of Primetime (TV Movie) Himself / Fred Mertz (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Babalu Music! I Love Lucy's Greatest HitsBabalu Music! I Love Lucy's Greatest Hits (Video) Fred Mertz (archive footage)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Murphy BrownMurphy Brown (TV Series) Himself / Opening credits (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Gift of LaughterHollywood: The Gift of Laughter (TV Movie) Actor - 'One Night in the Tropics' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for CBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 YearsCBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 Years (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Texaco Presents: A Quarter Century of Bob Hope on TelevisionTexaco Presents: A Quarter Century of Bob Hope on Television (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Fred Mertz / Fred Mertz from TV series I LOVE LUCY (2 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974

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