Bob Smith (I) (1917–1998)

Actor | Soundtrack | Music Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Howdy Doody Show (1948-1960) | Problem Child 2 (1991) | It's Howdy Doody Time (1987)
AKA 
'Buffalo' Bob Smith | Buffalo Bob Smith | Robert E. Smith
BORN 
Nov 27, 1917 (died Jul 30, 1998)

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Past Film & Video (7 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Revolutionary RoadRevolutionary Road Performer ("Howdy Doody - It's Howdy Doody Time") (as Robert Smith)  Less 2008 $35MM $23MM / $80MM
  • Primary photo for Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal SkullIndiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull Writer ("Howdy Doody Theme") (as Robert Smith)  Less 2008 $185MM $317MM / $787MM
  • Primary photo for Man on the MoonMan on the Moon Lyrics ("It's Howdy Doody Time" (1947)) (as Robert Smith)  Less 1999 $82MM $35MM / —
  • Primary photo for Problem Child 2Problem Child 2 Father Flanagan (as 'Buffalo' Bob Smith)  Less 1991 $15MM $25MM / —
  • Primary photo for Back to the Future Part IIIBack to the Future Part III Thanks (as Buffalo Bob Smith)  Less 1990 $40MM $88MM / $245MM
  • Primary photo for Track of ThunderTrack of Thunder Actor (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Howdy Doody's ChristmasHowdy Doody's Christmas (Short) Buffalo Bob Smith / Voice of Howdy Doody (uncredited)  Less 1951
Past Television (7 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for It's Howdy Doody TimeIt's Howdy Doody Time (TV Special) Buffalo Bob Smith / Howdy Doody (voice), Lyrics  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Treasure IslandTreasure Island (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Andy's FunhouseAndy's Funhouse (TV Movie) Howdy Doody (voice)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The New Howdy Doody ShowThe New Howdy Doody Show (TV Series) Buffalo Bob Smith (1976-1977)  Less 1976–1978
  • Primary photo for Happy DaysHappy Days (TV Series) Buffalo Bob Smith ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
    • The Howdy Doody Show (Feb 18, 1975) Buffalo Bob Smith (as Robert E. Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for Puppet PlayhousePuppet Playhouse (TV Series) Buffalo Bob ( 54 episodes, 1948–1960 )  Less 1948–1960 54
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  • Primary photo for Howdy DoodyHowdy Doody (TV Series) Buffalo Bob Smith ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
    • Untitled (1956) Buffalo Bob Smith  Less
Self (21 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself (Memoriam)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Sally Jessy RaphaelSally Jessy Raphael (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
    • Episode #1.55 (Mar 20, 1989) Himself (as Buffalo Bob Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeMacy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for NBC 60th Anniversary CelebrationNBC 60th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 3rd Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame AwardsThe 3rd Annual Television Academy Hall of Fame Awards (TV Special) Himself - Buffalo Bob Smith  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Solid Gold ShowThe Solid Gold Show Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Donny and MarieDonny and Marie (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1969–1976 )  Less 1969–1976
    • Episode #15.164 (Sep 15, 1976) Himself - Guest  Less
    • Episode #8.111 (Jun 5, 1969) Himself - Guest (as Buffalo Bob Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Kids TV Host / Himself - Buffalo BobVoice of Howdy Doody / Himself - Actor ( 3 episodes, 1971–1972 )  Less 1971–1972
    • Episode #11.231 (Jul 17, 1972) Himself - Kids TV Host  Less
    • Episode #11.72 (Dec 7, 1971) Himself - Buffalo BobVoice of Howdy Doody  Less
    • Episode #10.145 (Apr 2, 1971) Himself - Actor (as Buffalo Bob Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972
    • Episode #4.157 (Apr 26, 1972) Himself (as Buffalo Bob Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Puppet PlayhousePuppet Playhouse (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Kid's TV Show Host ( 2 episodes, 1954–1958 )  Less 1954–1958
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself - Mystery Guest ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Spike Jones ShowThe Spike Jones Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1954 )  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1949 )  Less 1949
    • Episode #2.1 (Sep 20, 1949) Himself (as Buffalo Bob Smith)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Gulf Road Show Starring Bob SmithThe Gulf Road Show Starring Bob Smith (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 1 episode, 1949 )  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for The Swift ShowThe Swift Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1949 )  Less 1949
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Television: The First Fifty YearsTelevision: The First Fifty Years (Video) Buffalo Bob Smith / Howdy Doody (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Quantum LeapQuantum Leap (TV Series) Buffalo Bob Smith ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Our WorldOur World (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Simon and Garfunkel: Songs of AmericaSimon and Garfunkel: Songs of America (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Ten Years Ago TodayTen Years Ago Today (TV Movie) Himself (as Buffalo Bob) (archive footage)  Less 1949
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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