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George Gobel (1919–1991)

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KNOWN FOR 
The George Gobel Show (1954-1960) | The Hollywood Squares (1973-1980) | The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1966-1992)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination More »
NICKNAME  
Lonesome George
BORN 
May 20, 1919 (died Feb 24, 1991)

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Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (35 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Alice Through the Looking GlassAlice Through the Looking Glass (TV Movie) Humpty Dumpty (voice)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Alice in WonderlandAlice in Wonderland (TV Movie) The Gnat  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Fantastic World of D.C. CollinsThe Fantastic World of D.C. Collins (TV Movie) Bergman  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Invisible WomanThe Invisible Woman (TV Movie) Dr. Farrington  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Harper Valley P.T.A.Harper Valley P.T.A. (TV Series) Mayor Otis Harper Jr. (29 episodes, 1981–1982)  Less 1981–1982 29
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  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Harrison Harper (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for CBS LibraryCBS Library (TV Series) Ghost (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Better Late Than NeverBetter Late Than Never (TV Movie) Captain Taylor  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Beamis (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for A Guide for the Married WomanA Guide for the Married Woman (TV Movie) Hallway Man  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for SamSam (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for 'Twas the Night Before Christmas'Twas the Night Before Christmas (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Chico and the ManChico and the Man (TV Series) Joe Tubbs (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Lanigan's RabbiLanigan's Rabbi (TV Series) Joseph Jarvis (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Benny and Barney: Las Vegas UndercoverBenny and Barney: Las Vegas Undercover (TV Movie) Drunk  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for 'Twas the Night Before Christmas'Twas the Night Before Christmas (TV Short) Father Mouse (voice), Performer ("Give Your Heart a Try")  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Saga of SonoraSaga of Sonora (TV Movie) Dingo  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Tom Treadwell / Henpecked Husband / Alexander Ragtime / Jed Dinglejumper / Richard Cornwall III / Eggbert the Amnesiac (Main Skit) / Warden in Blackout Sketch / Jealous Husband in Blackout segment / Christopher Columbus / Tooloose Latrec (Main Skit) / George Goodbody / Dr. Stroodel / Mr. Winkle / Dr. Ben Cagey (11 episodes, 1962–1971)  Less 1962–1971 11
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  • Primary photo for The Johnny Cash ShowThe Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer (2 episodes, 1970), Performer ("Old Skyball Paint") (1 episode, 1970), Performer ("Sweethearts or Strangers") (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 2
    • Episode #2.8 (Nov 11, 1970) Himself - Singer, Performer ("Old Skyball Paint")  Less
    • Episode #1.24 (Mar 18, 1970) Himself - Singer, Performer ("Sweethearts or Strangers")  Less
  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) Albert Berry (segment "Love and the Medium") (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1968–1969)  Less 1968–1969 2
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers Comedy HourThe Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968), Performer ("You Done Stomped On My Heart") (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
    • Episode #3.12 (Dec 22, 1968) Himself, Performer ("You Done Stomped On My Heart")  Less
  • Primary photo for F TroopF Troop (TV Series) Henry Terkel (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Daniel BooneDaniel Boone (TV Series) Francis Clover (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The Bing Crosby ShowThe Bing Crosby Show (TV Series) Jabowski (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Valentine's DayValentine's Day (TV Series) Dr. Delmore Link (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Summer PlayhouseSummer Playhouse (TV Series) Wally (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Death Valley DaysDeath Valley Days (TV Series) Baylor Thomas (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Elroy Morgan / Eddie Miller (2 episodes, 1960–1961)  Less 1960–1961 2
  • Primary photo for Candid CameraCandid Camera (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Horace Best (1 episode, 1960), Performer ("It Takes A Worried Man To Sing A Worried Song") (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
    • The Horace Best Story (Oct 5, 1960) Horace Best, Performer ("It Takes A Worried Man To Sing A Worried Song") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tennessee Ernie Ford ShowThe Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Singer / Himself - Singer / Comedian (5 episodes, 1957–1960), Performer ("A-Sleepin' at the Foot of the Bed") (2 episodes, 1957–1958), Performer ("Strike Up the Band", "The Hukilau Song", "Yakety Yak") (1 episode, 1958), Performer ("The Country's in the Very Best of Hands") (1 episode, 1960), Performer ("It May Be Silly, But It Ain't Fun") (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1957–1960 5
    • George Gobel (Sep 22, 1960) Himself - Actor / Singer, Performer ("The Country's in the Very Best of Hands") (uncredited)  Less
    • George Gobel (May 26, 1960) Himself - Actor / Singer, Performer ("It May Be Silly, But It Ain't Fun") (uncredited)  Less
    • George Gobel (Oct 2, 1958) Himself - Singer / Comedian, Performer ("Strike Up the Band", "The Hukilau Song", "Yakety Yak") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore Chevy ShowThe Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) Performer ("String Along, Sing Along", "A Four-Legged Friend", "A Touch of Pink", "At the General Store", "Grocery Store Square Dance") (1 episode, 1959), Himself - Singer / Comedian (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
    • Country Style (Apr 26, 1959) Himself - Singer / Comedian, Performer ("String Along, Sing Along", "A Four-Legged Friend", "A Touch of Pink", "At the General Store", "Grocery Store Square Dance") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for StartimeStartime (TV Series) Drifter (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Performer ("Love Me Tender", "(Up A) Lazy River", "There Was Once A Poor Young Maid') (1 episode, 1957), Himself - Comedian (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • Episode #9.19 (Jan 19, 1957) Himself - Comedian, Performer ("Love Me Tender", "(Up A) Lazy River", "There Was Once A Poor Young Maid') (uncredited)  Less
Self (81 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Hour MagazineHour Magazine (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for NBC 60th Anniversary CelebrationNBC 60th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Young at Heart ComediansYoung at Heart Comedians (TV Special) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Match Game/Hollywood Squares HourMatch Game/Hollywood Squares Hour (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (10 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984
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  • Primary photo for On Stage AmericaOn Stage America (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Fall GuyThe Fall Guy (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983
    • Manhunter (Jan 19, 1983) Himself (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Madame's PlaceMadame's Place (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself / Herself - Guest (55 episodes, 1966–1981)  Less 1966–1981
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  • Primary photo for Stand Up and Cheer for the National Football League's Sixtieth YearStand Up and Cheer for the National Football League's Sixtieth Year (TV Special) Himself  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The John Davidson ShowThe John Davidson Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Regular  Less 1971–1981
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood SquaresThe Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (285 episodes, 1973–1980)  Less 1973–1980
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  • Primary photo for The Alan Hamel ShowThe Alan Hamel Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Bonkers!Bonkers! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Hollywood's Diamond JubileeHollywood's Diamond Jubilee (TV Special) Himself - Interview  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for America 2-NightAmerica 2-Night (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Jim Nabors ShowThe Jim Nabors Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher ShowThe Sonny and Cher Show (TV Series) Himself / Various Characters (3 episodes, 1976–1977)  Less 1976–1977
    • Episode #2.21 (Mar 4, 1977) Himself / Various Characters  Less
    • Episode #2.1 (Sep 26, 1976) Himself / Various Characters  Less
    • Episode #1.10 (Apr 4, 1976) Himself / Various Characters  Less
  • Primary photo for Donny and MarieDonny and Marie (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 1976–1977)  Less 1976–1977
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  • Primary photo for The Peter Marshall Variety ShowThe Peter Marshall Variety Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself (6 episodes, 1975–1976)  Less 1975–1976
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  • Primary photo for JoysJoys (TV Special) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Hee HawHee Haw (TV Series) Himself - Special Guest (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
    • Episode #7.3 (Sep 27, 1975) Himself - Special Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for The Jim Stafford ShowThe Jim Stafford Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself (12 episodes, 1965–1973)  Less 1965–1973
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  • Primary photo for John Davidson with LoveJohn Davidson with Love (TV Special) Himself  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for FlipFlip (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Glen Campbell Goodtime HourThe Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Johnny Cash ShowThe Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) Himself - Singer (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Kraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor ShowKraft Music Hall Presents: The Des O'Connor Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for This Is Tom JonesThis Is Tom Jones (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1969–1970)  Less 1969–1970
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1968–1969)  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself - Host / Himself / Himself - Comedian (4 episodes, 1964–1969)  Less 1964–1969
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  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1956–1969)  Less 1956–1969
  • Primary photo for The Liberace ShowThe Liberace Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers Comedy HourThe Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Cameo / Himself (2 episodes, 1968–1969)  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for The Jackie Gleason ShowThe Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1967–1969)  Less 1967–1969
  • Primary photo for The Carol Burnett ShowThe Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for ShowtimeShowtime (TV Series) Himself - Special Guest Host (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Dream Girl of '67Dream Girl of '67 (TV Series) Himself - Bachelor Judge (5 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967
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  • Primary photo for The Andy Williams ShowThe Andy Williams Show (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1962–1967)  Less 1962–1967
  • Primary photo for The Celebrity GameThe Celebrity Game (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Jack Paar ProgramThe Jack Paar Program (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1963–1965)  Less 1963–1965
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood Deb Stars of 1965The Hollywood Deb Stars of 1965 (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Politics '64Politics '64 (TV Special) Himself  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Garry Moore ShowThe Garry Moore Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest Host (7 episodes, 1959–1964)  Less 1959–1964
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  • Primary photo for The Jimmy Dean ShowThe Jimmy Dean Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Himself - Guest Panelist / Himself - Guest / Himself - Panelist (4 episodes, 1955–1963)  Less 1955–1963
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  • Primary photo for Alcoa PremiereAlcoa Premiere (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for House PartyHouse Party (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (3 episodes, 1961–1962)  Less 1961–1962
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Panelist / Himself - Mystery Guest (2 episodes, 1957–1962)  Less 1957–1962
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest / Himself - Comedian (3 episodes, 1957–1961)  Less 1957–1961
  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore Chevy ShowThe Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Singer / Comedian (6 episodes, 1956–1961)  Less 1956–1961
    Show more
  • Primary photo for My Three SonsMy Three Sons (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Tennessee Ernie Ford ShowThe Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Singer / Himself - Singer / Comedian (5 episodes, 1957–1960)  Less 1957–1960
    • George Gobel (Sep 22, 1960) Himself - Actor / Singer  Less
    • George Gobel (May 26, 1960) Himself - Actor / Singer  Less
    • George Gobel (Oct 2, 1958) Himself - Singer / Comedian  Less
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  • Primary photo for The 12th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 12th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The George Gobel ShowThe George Gobel Show (TV Series) Himself - Host (136 episodes, 1954–1960)  Less 1954–1960
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  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1956–1960)  Less 1956–1960
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian / Himself - Guest (3 episodes, 1957–1959)  Less 1957–1959
  • Primary photo for The Eddie Fisher ShowThe Eddie Fisher Show (TV Series) Himself (19 episodes, 1957–1959)  Less 1957–1959
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  • Primary photo for The Milton Berle ShowThe Milton Berle Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Juke Box JuryThe Juke Box Jury (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Lux ShowThe Lux Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: The Walter Winchell PartyScreen Snapshots: The Walter Winchell Party (Short) Himself  Less 1957 $11K
  • Primary photo for Washington SquareWashington Square (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Star NightScreen Snapshots: Hollywood Star Night (Short) Himself  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Tonight! America After DarkTonight! America After Dark (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Tonight!Tonight! (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
    • Finale (Jan 25, 1957) Himself - Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for Happy New YearHappy New Year (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore ShowThe Dinah Shore Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Jack Carson ShowThe Jack Carson Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Light's Diamond JubileeLight's Diamond Jubilee (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1954 $150K
  • Primary photo for The Saturday Night RevueThe Saturday Night Revue (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Host (3 episodes, 1953–1954)  Less 1953–1954
  • Primary photo for The Spike Jones ShowThe Spike Jones Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Late Night (Jan 9, 2008) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1981–1992)  Less 1981–1992
  • Primary photo for More Laughing Room OnlyMore Laughing Room Only (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Good Old Days Part IIGood Old Days Part II (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1978

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