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)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (34 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 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)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • 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 ( 56 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 ( 4 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969
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  • 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 - Panelist / Himself - Guest ( 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
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  • 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 / Himself ( 4 episodes, 1957–1959 )  Less 1957–1959
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  • 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)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • 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
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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