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The Abbott and Costello Show (1952–1957)

TV-GTV Series25 min.Comedy | Family
SUMMARY
Bud and Lou are unemployed actors living in Mr. Fields' boarding house. Lou's girlfriend Hillary lives across the hall. Any premise would lead to slapstick, puns, lots of gimmicks from their movies.
SEASONS
2 | 1 See all »
YEAR
1954 | 1953 | 1952 See all »

Filmmakers (32)

ROLENAME

Cast

NAMESTARMETEREPISODE COUNTYEARS
  • Bud Abbott's primary photoBud Abbott Bud Abbott  Less 17,555 52 1952–1954
  • Lou Costello's primary photoLou Costello Lou Costello  Less 13,859 52 1952–1954
  • Sid Fields's primary photoSid Fields Sid Fields / Fields the Druggist / Claude Melonhead / Dr. Mildew / Dr. Ralph Prentiss / Friendly Fields / Mr. Fields of Fields Employment Agency / Mr. Sidney / Prisoner / Prof. Melonhead / Prof. Melonhead Fields / Sheriff / Sporty Fields  Less 61,977 50 1952–1954
  • Gordon Jones's primary photoGordon Jones Mike Kelly / Col. Potts (in play) / Husband / Mike's Twin Brother  Less 22,127 34 1952–1953
  • Bobby Barber's primary photoBobby Barber Hercules / Janitor / Angry Pedestrian / Barfly / Chauffeur / Crazy Concert Pianist / Customer in diner / Delivery Man with Box / Guess-Your-Weight Customer / Jake / John Rednose / Man Phoning Australia / Man in Grandfather Clock / Man in Pajamas / Man with Balloon / Man with Cake / Man with Overcoat / Newspaper Vendor / Nightclub Bouncer / Painter / Pete / Prop Man / Restaurant Customer / Second Man with Cigar / Stage Hand / Tout / Waiter / Window Washer  Less 57,617 26 1952–1954
  • Hillary Brooke's primary photoHillary Brooke Hillary Brooke / Hilary Brooke  Less 9,053 23 1952–1953
  • Joe Kirk's primary photoJoe Kirk Mr. Bacciagalupe / Double Crossing Dan / Drugstore Counter Customer / Indian  Less 81,510 19 1952–1953
  • Milt Bronson's primary photoMilt Bronson Bank Teller / Baseball Catcher / Brakeman / Clarence / Crazy Man / Doctor / First Man in 'Floogle Street' Routine / Heckler / Man / Man Phoning Brazil / Mr. Bronson / Police Sergeant / Repairman / Ring Announcer / Sam Speedy / Stinky's Brother / Taxi Driver  Less 202,042 17 1952–1953
  • Joe Besser's primary photoJoe Besser Stinky Davis  Less 33,868 12 1952–1953
  • Donald Kerr's primary photoDonald Kerr Excited Man in Doctor's Office / First Man with Cigar / Man at Auction / Man on Street / Man with Cane / Man with Cigarette / Painter / Police Photographer / Ring-the-Bell Customer / Spooners' Heaven Barker  Less 92,405 10 1953
  • Bingo the Chimp's primary photoBingo the Chimp Bingo the Chimp / Bingo  Less 161,526 9 1953
  • Joan Shawlee's primary photoJoan Shawlee Cash Register Lady / Eyewitness in Courtroom / Girl in Doctor's Office / Marriage License Bureau Clerk / Miss Brown / Opera-Loving Lady in Park / Receptionist / Telephone Operator / Twin Waitresses  Less 21,291 8 1953
  • Ray Walker's primary photoRay Walker Policeman / Police Lt. Smith / Retired Actors Home Man on Street / Smith  Less 61,608 5 1952–1953
  • Murray Leonard's primary photoMurray Leonard Doctor / Landlord / Man Phoning Chambersburg, Pennsylvania / The Commissioner  Less 180,648 5 1953
  • Renie Riano's primary photoRenie Riano Helen Davis / Mrs. Bronson / Woman going to Las Vegas / Woman on Street  Less 87,181 4 1953–1954
  • Veda Ann Borg's primary photoVeda Ann Borg Angry Wife / Crazy Lady / Eyewitness in Courtroom / Fifi  Less 28,479 4 1953
  • Lucien Littlefield's primary photoLucien Littlefield First Man / Julius Caesar / Mr. Whitcup / Retired Actors Home Man  Less 86,046 4 1953
  • Dorothy Granger's primary photoDorothy Granger Arguing Wife / Bit / Miss Smith--Nurse / Woman  Less 94,519 4 1953
  • Bob Hopkins's primary photoBob Hopkins Announcer / Capt. Grant / Psychiatrist / Quiz Show Host  Less 95,374 4 1953
  • Emory Parnell's primary photoEmory Parnell Bit / Police Sergeant at Firing Range / Sheriff  Less 70,881 3 1953
  • James Alexander's primary photoJames Alexander Captain / James Alexander--Contestant / Singing Cowboy  Less 148,724 3 1953
  • Harry Clexx's primary photoHarry Clexx Harry--Policeman / Mike / Uniformed Cop  Less 364,214 3 1953
  • Ralph Gamble's primary photoRalph Gamble Auctioneer / Blodgett / Jones  Less 263,756 3 1953
  • J. Anthony Hughes's primary photoJ. Anthony Hughes Bill / Man on Street / Second Workman  Less 349,852 3 1953
  • Syd Saylor's primary photoSyd Saylor Chuck / Second Panhandler / Sneezing Man  Less 99,385 3 1953
  • Isabel Randolph's primary photoIsabel Randolph Lady with $100 Bill / Mrs. Van Olsen / Olga Van Goo  Less 50,183 3 1953
  • Elvia Allman's primary photoElvia Allman Mrs. Crumbcake / Stinky's Mother  Less 28,552 3 1952–1953
  • Minerva Urecal's primary photoMinerva Urecal Indian Woman / Singing Student / Woman Checking Out Bud and Lou's Apartment  Less 40,658 3 1953
  • Eddie Parks's primary photoEddie Parks Man with Glasses / Man with Hearing Aid / Patient with Propeller on Head  Less 330,260 3 1953
  • Fortunio Bonanova's primary photoFortunio Bonanova Prof. Roberto / Uncle Bozzo  Less 59,980 2 1953
  • Dick Wessel's primary photoDick Wessel Bill Hart / Larry  Less 81,822 2 1953
  • Thurston Hall's primary photoThurston Hall Mr. Smith / Philanthropist  Less 69,826 2 1953
  • Connie Cezon's primary photoConnie Cezon Stella / Tunnel Girl  Less 20,594 2 1953
  • Claudia Barrett's primary photoClaudia Barrett Clara / Dora  Less 68,838 2 1953
  • Anthony Caruso's primary photoAnthony Caruso Black Bart / Scarpuss  Less 26,430 2 1953
  • George Chandler's primary photoGeorge Chandler First Panhandler / Henry Davis  Less 36,508 2 1953
  • Robert Cherry's primary photoRobert Cherry Nervous Rookie / Schultz--Nervous Soldier  Less 506,466 2 1953
  • Iris Adrian's primary photoIris Adrian Lady with Umbrella / Woman Who Slaps Lou  Less 51,170 2 1952
  • Benny Burt's primary photoBenny Burt Bank Robber / Spike  Less 283,428 2 1953
  • Lillian Bronson's primary photoLillian Bronson Ruby Kent  Less 30,236 2 1953
  • Charles Cane's primary photoCharles Cane City Councilman / Friendly Fields  Less 143,599 2 1953
  • Billy Varga's primary photoBilly Varga Big Guy  Less 236,380 2 1953
  • Ben Welden's primary photoBen Welden Gaston--Restaurant Manager / Judge  Less 60,872 2 1953
  • Virginia Christine's primary photoVirginia Christine Grateful Lady / Mrs. Jackson  Less 31,230 2 1952–1953
  • Vera Marshe's primary photoVera Marshe Tough Lady / Woman in 'Floogle Street' Routine  Less 135,920 2 1952–1953
  • Joe Devlin's primary photoJoe Devlin Bit / Man  Less 176,804 2 1953
  • Charles Anthony Hughes's primary photoCharles Anthony Hughes Bartender / Grocery Clerk  Less 225,115 2 1953
  • Paul Bryar's primary photoPaul Bryar George / Lefty's Partner  Less 50,905 2 1953
  • Nicla Di Bruno's primary photoNicla Di Bruno Nicla--Singer Phoning Italy / Singing Kissing Booth Girl  Less 412,252 2 1953
  • Robin Raymond's primary photoRobin Raymond Lady on Bench / Young Lady  Less 121,966 2 1952–1953
  • Alix Talton's primary photoAlix Talton Mrs. Ashton / Pet Shop Customer  Less 85,749 2 1953
  • Max Wagner's primary photoMax Wagner Chauffeur / First Workman  Less 93,538 2 1953
  • George Barrows's primary photoGeorge Barrows Bingo's Father / Gorilla  Less 85,743 2 1953
  • Walter Catlett's primary photoWalter Catlett Henry Thomas  Less 53,040 1 1953
  • Douglas Fowley's primary photoDouglas Fowley Lefty  Less 23,235 1 1953
  • Gloria Henry's primary photoGloria Henry Ruby Norton  Less 14,950 1 1953
  • Mary Beth Hughes's primary photoMary Beth Hughes Dixie King  Less 26,327 1 1953
  • Adele Jergens's primary photoAdele Jergens Maxine  Less 69,578 1 1953
  • Jean Porter's primary photoJean Porter Jean Wilson  Less 47,953 1 1953
  • Joe Sawyer's primary photoJoe Sawyer Chopper  Less 38,827 1 1953
  • Karen Sharpe's primary photoKaren Sharpe Sally Davis  Less 18,345 1 1953
  • June Vincent's primary photoJune Vincent Agnes  Less 40,780 1 1953
  • Jean Willes's primary photoJean Willes Doris Wentworth  Less 23,846 1 1953
  • Max Baer's primary photoMax Baer Killer King  Less 13,495 1 1953
  • Lucille Barkley's primary photoLucille Barkley Peggy Wentworth  Less 205,458 1 1953
  • Sara Haden's primary photoSara Haden Mrs. Bronson  Less 52,587 1 1953
  • Ted Hecht's primary photoTed Hecht Steve Terry  Less 294,194 1 1953
  • Glenn Langan's primary photoGlenn Langan Rex  Less 57,833 1 1953
  • Noreen Nash's primary photoNoreen Nash June Thomas  Less 62,080 1 1953
  • Keith Richards's primary photoKeith Richards Bill Mason  Less 70,202 1 1953
  • Phyllis Coates's primary photoPhyllis Coates Millie Montrose  Less 21,524 1 1953
  • G. Pat Collins's primary photoG. Pat Collins Slug  Less 48,843 1 1953
  • Byron Foulger's primary photoByron Foulger Dr. Bluzak  Less 41,304 1 1953
  • Frank Jara's primary photoFrank Jara Bone Bender Brodsky  Less 1,535,738 1 1953
  • Marjorie Reynolds's primary photoMarjorie Reynolds Nurse  Less 31,049 1 1953
  • Gloria Saunders's primary photoGloria Saunders Marie Thomas  Less 116,697 1 1953
  • Lyn Thomas's primary photoLyn Thomas Dot  Less 68,392 1 1953
  • Theodore von Eltz's primary photoTheodore von Eltz Henry Dunn  Less 115,519 1 1953
  • Edgar Dearing's primary photoEdgar Dearing Police Lt. Ryan  Less 111,850 1 1953
  • William Fawcett's primary photoWilliam Fawcett Mr. Scudder  Less 28,853 1 1953
  • Paul Fix's primary photoPaul Fix Lefty the Shiv  Less 8,012 1 1953
  • James Flavin's primary photoJames Flavin Joe Kelly  Less 55,754 1 1953
  • Jane Frazee's primary photoJane Frazee Gilda  Less 80,245 1 1953
  • Raymond Hatton's primary photoRaymond Hatton Mr. Brooke  Less 57,398 1 1953
  • Herbert Heyes's primary photoHerbert Heyes J.J. Wentworth  Less 91,696 1 1953
  • Allen Jenkins's primary photoAllen Jenkins Retired Actors Home Man on Street  Less 21,688 1 1953
  • Helene Millard's primary photoHelene Millard Mrs. Featherton  Less 203,329 1 1953
  • Ray Montgomery's primary photoRay Montgomery Bob Lee  Less 117,007 1 1953
  • Horace Murphy's primary photoHorace Murphy Henry--Farmer  Less 212,507 1 1953
  • Frank Richards's primary photoFrank Richards Slug  Less 98,758 1 1953
  • Tracey Roberts's primary photoTracey Roberts Nancy Dixon  Less 58,078 1 1953
  • Tim Ryan's primary photoTim Ryan Police Lt. Smith  Less 92,933 1 1953
  • Florence Auer's primary photoFlorence Auer Sophie  Less 208,550 1 1953
  • Ralph 'Red' Berry's primary photoRalph 'Red' Berry Wild Red Barry  Less 646,546 1 1953
  • Robert Bice's primary photoRobert Bice Moose Miller  Less 74,022 1 1953
  • Sheila Bromley's primary photoSheila Bromley Joyce  Less 46,614 1 1953
  • Charles Delaney's primary photoCharles Delaney Caraway  Less 211,542 1 1953
  • Pat Flaherty's primary photoPat Flaherty Jail guard  Less 46,580 1 1953
  • Percy Helton's primary photoPercy Helton Hap  Less 32,058 1 1953
  • Al Hill's primary photoAl Hill Lefty  Less 164,604 1 1953
  • Robert Karnes's primary photoRobert Karnes Jones--Flower Pot Man  Less 51,165 1 1953
  • Henry Kulky's primary photoHenry Kulky Mulligan  Less 61,024 1 1953
  • Frank Marlowe's primary photoFrank Marlowe Steve Davis  Less 198,040 1 1953
  • Danny Morton's primary photoDanny Morton Corky Kane  Less 652,624 1 1953
  • Hank Patterson's primary photoHank Patterson The Tramp  Less 24,774 1 1953
  • Benny Rubin's primary photoBenny Rubin Sam  Less 39,175 1 1953
  • Ralph Sanford's primary photoRalph Sanford Police Sergeant  Less 75,181 1 1953
  • Sandra Spence's primary photoSandra Spence Mabel Murphy  Less 207,127 1 1953
  • Lyle Talbot's primary photoLyle Talbot Jimmy Dill  Less 12,736 1 1953
  • Emmett Vogan's primary photoEmmett Vogan Bank Manager  Less 132,405 1 1953
  • Anthony Warde's primary photoAnthony Warde Blackie  Less 78,823 1 1953
  • Claire Carleton's primary photoClaire Carleton Olga  Less 78,566 1 1953
  • Tommy Farrell's primary photoTommy Farrell Steve Becker  Less 65,451 1 1953
  • Dick Gordon's primary photoDick Gordon Col. Davis  Less 276,342 1 1953
  • Joe Haworth's primary photoJoe Haworth Tom  Less 159,513 1 1953
  • Jan Kayne's primary photoJan Kayne Columbine  Less 82,352 1 1953
  • Ray Lennert's primary photoRay Lennert Ryan  Less 1,421,800 1 1953
  • Richard Norris's primary photoRichard Norris A Young Man  Less 272,185 1 1953
  • Lou Nova's primary photoLou Nova Butch  Less 161,003 1 1953
  • Lee Patrick's primary photoLee Patrick Grocery Store Customer  Less 18,376 1 1953
  • Gerry Pattison's primary photoGerry Pattison Cora  Less 2,611,702 1 1953
  • Frank J. Scannell's primary photoFrank J. Scannell Croupier  Less 104,598 1 1953
  • Kathryn Sheldon's primary photoKathryn Sheldon Stenographer  Less 253,123 1 1953
  • Shirley Tegge's primary photoShirley Tegge Girl  Less 138,656 1 1953
  • Dorothy Vaughan's primary photoDorothy Vaughan Sarah  Less 90,417 1 1953
  • Selene Walters's primary photoSelene Walters Young Woman  Less 204,472 1 1953
  • Robert J. Wilke's primary photoRobert J. Wilke Mike Brodie  Less 11,552 1 1953
  • Stanley Andrews's primary photoStanley Andrews Judge Henry Q. Crumbcake  Less 44,083 1 1952
  • Jeanne Baird's primary photoJeanne Baird Helen  Less 152,500 1 1953
  • Judy Clark's primary photoJudy Clark Young Woman  Less 234,905 1 1953
  • Joyce Compton's primary photoJoyce Compton Girl at Drivers License Bureau  Less 20,335 1 1953
  • Charlie Hall's primary photoCharlie Hall Jake - Roofer  Less 92,493 1 1953
  • Grace Hayle's primary photoGrace Hayle Mrs. Lumpkins  Less 153,071 1 1953
  • Lou Krugman's primary photoLou Krugman Sinister Man  Less 46,371 1 1953
  • Jack Mulhall's primary photoJack Mulhall Cop  Less 107,579 1 1953
  • Sarah Padden's primary photoSarah Padden Old Lady on Street  Less 100,607 1 1953
  • Joey Ray's primary photoJoey Ray Nightclub Boss  Less 156,507 1 1953
  • Jack Rice's primary photoJack Rice Digby--Butler  Less 288,300 1 1953
  • Michael Ross's primary photoMichael Ross Lefty  Less 107,161 1 1953
  • Charles Williams's primary photoCharles Williams Duncan  Less 118,569 1 1953
  • Tristram Coffin's primary photoTristram Coffin Foster  Less 44,658 1 1953
  • Creighton Hale's primary photoCreighton Hale Carson  Less 89,154 1 1953
  • Charles Halton's primary photoCharles Halton Jones  Less 76,251 1 1953
  • Teddy Infuhr's primary photoTeddy Infuhr Fresh Kid  Less 154,517 1 1953
  • Joseph La Cava's primary photoJoseph La Cava Joe  Less 179,159 1 1953
  • Rex Lease's primary photoRex Lease Bartender  Less 102,420 1 1953
  • Ruth Lee's primary photoRuth Lee Myra  Less 149,498 1 1953
  • Jarma Lewis's primary photoJarma Lewis Ice Cream Customer  Less 123,589 1 1953
  • William Newell's primary photoWilliam Newell Arguing Husband  Less 125,345 1 1953
  • Paul Stader's primary photoPaul Stader Man in Picture Frame  Less 112,895 1 1953
  • Ted Stanhope's primary photoTed Stanhope Salesman  Less 125,492 1 1953
  • John Beradino's primary photoJohn Beradino Husky Man Who Grabs Lou's Tie  Less 46,579 1 1953
  • Jo-Carroll Dennison's primary photoJo-Carroll Dennison Ice Cream Customer  Less 90,951 1 1953
  • Harold Goodwin's primary photoHarold Goodwin Truck Driver  Less 91,060 1 1953
  • Hallene Hill's primary photoHallene Hill Little Old Lady  Less 55,766 1 1953
  • Bess Flowers's primary photoBess Flowers Diner at Elegant Restaurant  Less 40,326 1 1953
  • John Halloran's primary photoJohn Halloran Jack Halloran  Less 124,373 1 1953
  • Gloria Talbott's primary photoGloria Talbott Girl Who Lost Daddy's Shoes  Less 16,171 1 1953
  • Danny Beck's primary photoDanny Beck Nervous Man (uncredited)  Less 373,642 1 1952
  • Ronnie Clark's primary photoRonnie Clark First Kid (uncredited)  Less 1,206,460 1 1952
  • Virginia Gordon's primary photoVirginia Gordon Customer (uncredited)  Less 146,966 1 1952
  • Louis Lettieri's primary photoLouis Lettieri Third Kid (uncredited)  Less 176,927 1 1952
  • Peter Roman's primary photoPeter Roman Second Kid (uncredited)  Less 912,923 1 1952
  • Glenn Strange's primary photoGlenn Strange Big Tough Guy (uncredited)  Less 19,328 1 1952
  • Barbara Billingsley's primary photoBarbara Billingsley Becky the Cashier (uncredited)  Less 9,098 1 1953
  • Mel Blanc's primary photoMel Blanc Parrot (uncredited)  Less 8,934 1 1953
  • Jimmie Booth's primary photoJimmie Booth Barfly (uncredited)  Less 148,896 1 1953
  • Ralph Bucko's primary photoRalph Bucko Henchman (uncredited)  Less 138,124 1 1953
  • Cecil Combs's primary photoCecil Combs Barfly (uncredited)  Less 163,811 1 1953
  • John Daheim's primary photoJohn Daheim Brawler (uncredited)  Less 126,843 1 1953
  • Dorothy Ford's primary photoDorothy Ford Miss Yummy (uncredited)  Less 61,312 1 1953
  • Robert Foulk's primary photoRobert Foulk Police Sergeant (uncredited)  Less 36,719 1 1953
  • Joyce Jameson's primary photoJoyce Jameson Blonde on Street (uncredited)  Less 11,392 1 1953
  • Tom Keene's primary photoTom Keene Joe (uncredited)  Less 34,293 1 1953
  • Phyllis Kennedy's primary photoPhyllis Kennedy Unattractive Waitress (uncredited)  Less 148,439 1 1953
  • Tom Kennedy's primary photoTom Kennedy Man Carrying Costello (uncredited)  Less 34,551 1 1953
  • Ethelreda Leopold's primary photoEthelreda Leopold Blonde Housewife (uncredited)  Less 102,451 1 1953
  • Burt Mustin's primary photoBurt Mustin Deaf Old Man (uncredited)  Less 14,650 1 1953
  • Jimmy Noel's primary photoJimmy Noel Barfly (uncredited)  Less 133,861 1 1953
  • Kathleen O'Malley's primary photoKathleen O'Malley Kathleen O'Malley--Contestant (uncredited)  Less 75,104 1 1953
  • Gloria Pall's primary photoGloria Pall Contestant #9 (uncredited)  Less 60,075 1 1953
  • Maudie Prickett's primary photoMaudie Prickett Woman in Casino (uncredited)  Less 49,741 1 1953
  • Harry Tyler's primary photoHarry Tyler License Bureau Clerk (uncredited)  Less 92,416 1 1953
  • Bud Wolfe's primary photoBud Wolfe Cook in Restaurant Brawl (uncredited)  Less 290,665 1 1953
  • Don Zelaya's primary photoDon Zelaya DeLeone (uncredited)  Less 659,644 1 1953
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