Willie Tyler

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Coming Home (1978) | Pac Preview Party (1982) | For da Love of Money (2002)
AKA 
Willie Tyler & Lester | Willie Tyler and Lester | William Tyler
BORN 
Sep 8, 1940 (age 77)

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Past Film & Video (3 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (8 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Parent 'HoodThe Parent 'Hood (TV Series) Clancy and Skillet ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Pacific BluePacific Blue (TV Series) Dusty Kay ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • Runaway (Jan 19, 1997) Dusty Kay  Less
  • Primary photo for The Robert Guillaume ShowThe Robert Guillaume Show (TV Series) Don ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for What's Happening Now!What's Happening Now! (TV Series) Lynn / Chip ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
    • Nadine's Wood-Be-Father (Nov 28, 1987) Lynn / Chip (voice) (as Willie Tyler & Lester)  Less
  • Primary photo for The White ShadowThe White Shadow (TV Series) Willie Tyler ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for The JeffersonsThe Jeffersons (TV Series) Roy Crandall ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Lola!Lola! (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Regular Performer ( 24 episodes, 1972–1973 )  Less 1972–1973 24
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Self (45 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Actors EntertainmentActors Entertainment (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for I'm No DummyI'm No Dummy Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • Episode #4.308 (Aug 30, 2006) Himself (as Willie Tyler & Lester)  Less
  • Primary photo for BET Comedy AwardsBET Comedy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Switched!Switched! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode )  Less 2003–2004
  • Primary photo for Frank McKlusky, C.I.Frank McKlusky, C.I. Themselves (as Willie Tyler & Lester)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for For da Love of MoneyFor da Love of Money Himself  Less 2002 $14K / —
  • Primary photo for VibeVibe (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for In the HouseIn the House (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Family FeudFamily Feud (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Stand-up Comics Take a StandStand-up Comics Take a Stand (TV Special) Himself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The New Hollywood SquaresThe New Hollywood Squares (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 1st Annual Soul Train Music AwardsThe 1st Annual Soul Train Music Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The 4th Annual Black Gold AwardsThe 4th Annual Black Gold Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Ebony/Jet ShowcaseEbony/Jet Showcase (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Lou Rawls Parade of StarsLou Rawls Parade of Stars (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 1980–1986 )  Less 1980–1986
  • Primary photo for Motown Returns to the ApolloMotown Returns to the Apollo (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 6th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 6th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for ABC Weekend SpecialsABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 14 episodes, 1981–1984 )  Less 1981–1984
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  • Primary photo for A Christmas DreamA Christmas Dream (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Match Game/Hollywood Squares HourMatch Game/Hollywood Squares Hour (TV Series) Himself - Panelist ( 5 episodes, 1983 )  Less 1983
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  • Primary photo for PowerhousePowerhouse (TV Series) Himself / Lester (Uncommercial segments)  Less 1982– 
  • Primary photo for Pac Preview PartyPac Preview Party (TV Special) Himself / Lester  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Kids Are People, TooKids Are People, Too (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Ventriloquist ( 2 episodes, 1980–1981 )  Less 1980–1981
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Ventriloquist / Himself - Ventriloguist / Himself - Ventriloquist with Lester ( 17 episodes, 1968–1980 )  Less 1968–1980
    • Episode #20.6 (Jul 7, 1980) Himself (as Willie Tyler & Lester)  Less
    • Episode #17.147 (Apr 21, 1978) Himself - Ventriloquist  Less
    • Episode #12.78 (Dec 20, 1972) Himself - Ventriloquist (as Willie Tyler & Lester)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Comedy TonightComedy Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1988)  Less 1980– 
  • Primary photo for The Alan Hamel ShowThe Alan Hamel Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Vent EventThe Vent Event (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Comedy ShopThe Comedy Shop (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Apollo PresentsThe Apollo Presents (TV Movie) Himself (as Willie Tyler & Lester)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for BandstandBandstand (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Lola!Lola! (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
    • Episode #1.2 (Jan 29, 1976) Himself (as Willie Tyler & Lester)  Less
  • Primary photo for Vegetable SoupVegetable Soup (TV Series) Himself / Lester ( 1 episode )  Less 1976– 
  • Primary photo for Sammy and CompanySammy and Company (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Electric CompanyThe Electric Company (TV Series) Himself / Lester ( 4 episodes, 1972–1973 )  Less 1972–1973
    • 189 (Jan 11, 1973) Himself / Lester  Less
    • 179 (Dec 28, 1972) Himself / Lester  Less
    • 173 (Dec 20, 1972) Himself  Less
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  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself ( 7 episodes, 1969–1972 )  Less 1969–1972
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  • Primary photo for FlipFlip (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Comedy TonightComedy Tonight (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself - Ventriloquist ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969
    • Episode #7.2 (Oct 18, 1969) Himself - Ventriloquist (as Willie Tyler & Lester)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1967–1969 )  Less 1967–1969
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself ( 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 Where the Action IsWhere the Action Is (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966
    • Episode #2.233 (Aug 4, 1966) Himself (as Willie Tyler & Lester)  Less
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for More Laughing Room OnlyMore Laughing Room Only (Video) Himself (archive footage) (as Willie Tyler and Lester)  Less 1986
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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