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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 14,681 52 1952–1954
  • Lou Costello's primary photoLou Costello Lou Costello  Less 12,468 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 68,526 50 1952–1954
  • Gordon Jones's primary photoGordon Jones Mike Kelly / Col. Potts (in play) / Husband / Mike's Twin Brother  Less 17,188 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 64,128 26 1952–1954
  • Hillary Brooke's primary photoHillary Brooke Hillary Brooke / Hilary Brooke  Less 31,170 23 1952–1953
  • Joe Kirk's primary photoJoe Kirk Mr. Bacciagalupe / Double Crossing Dan / Drugstore Counter Customer / Indian  Less 85,288 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 623,570 17 1952–1953
  • Joe Besser's primary photoJoe Besser Stinky Davis  Less 33,308 12 1952–1953
  • Donald Kerr's primary photoDonald Kerr Excited Man in Doctor's Office / Man at Auction / Man on Street / Man with Cane / Man with Cigarette / Painter / Passerby / Police Photographer / Ring-the-Bell Customer / Spectator at Rally / Spooners' Heaven Barker / Wrestling Match Spectator  Less 117,160 12 1953
  • Bingo the Chimp's primary photoBingo the Chimp Bingo the Chimp / Bingo  Less 266,951 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 24,162 8 1953
  • Ray Walker's primary photoRay Walker Policeman / Police Lt. Smith / Retired Actors Home Man on Street / Smith  Less 76,672 5 1952–1953
  • Murray Leonard's primary photoMurray Leonard Doctor / Landlord / Man Phoning Chambersburg, Pennsylvania / The Commissioner  Less 266,863 5 1953
  • Renie Riano's primary photoRenie Riano Helen Davis / Mrs. Bronson / Woman going to Las Vegas / Woman on Street  Less 112,917 4 1953–1954
  • Veda Ann Borg's primary photoVeda Ann Borg Angry Wife / Crazy Lady / Eyewitness in Courtroom / Fifi  Less 34,790 4 1953
  • Lucien Littlefield's primary photoLucien Littlefield First Man / Julius Caesar / Mr. Whitcup / Retired Actors Home Man  Less 45,495 4 1953
  • Dorothy Granger's primary photoDorothy Granger Arguing Wife / Bit / Hercules Wife at Carnival / Miss Smith--Nurse  Less 112,123 4 1953
  • Bob Hopkins's primary photoBob Hopkins Announcer / Capt. Grant / Psychiatrist / Quiz Show Host  Less 116,267 4 1953
  • Emory Parnell's primary photoEmory Parnell Bit / Police Sergeant at Firing Range / Sheriff  Less 72,155 3 1953
  • James Alexander's primary photoJames Alexander Captain / James Alexander--Contestant / Singing Cowboy  Less 147,588 3 1953
  • Harry Clexx's primary photoHarry Clexx Harry--Policeman / Mike / Uniformed Cop  Less 5,455,274 3 1953
  • Ralph Gamble's primary photoRalph Gamble Auctioneer / Blodgett / Jones  Less 574,383 3 1953
  • J. Anthony Hughes's primary photoJ. Anthony Hughes Bill / Man on Street / Second Workman  Less 402,854 3 1953
  • Syd Saylor's primary photoSyd Saylor Chuck / Second Panhandler / Sneezing Man  Less 80,870 3 1953
  • Isabel Randolph's primary photoIsabel Randolph Lady with $100 Bill / Mrs. Van Olsen / Olga Van Goo  Less 90,938 3 1953
  • Elvia Allman's primary photoElvia Allman Mrs. Crumbcake / Stinky's Mother  Less 30,195 3 1952–1953
  • Minerva Urecal's primary photoMinerva Urecal Indian Woman / Singing Student / Woman Checking Out Bud and Lou's Apartment  Less 47,391 3 1953
  • Eddie Parks's primary photoEddie Parks Man with Glasses / Man with Hearing Aid / Patient with Propeller on Head  Less 503,128 3 1953
  • Fortunio Bonanova's primary photoFortunio Bonanova Prof. Roberto / Uncle Bozzo  Less 56,275 2 1953
  • Dick Wessel's primary photoDick Wessel Bill Hart / Larry  Less 43,496 2 1953
  • Thurston Hall's primary photoThurston Hall J. Peter Stuyvesant - Philanthropist / Mr. Smith  Less 38,351 2 1953
  • Connie Cezon's primary photoConnie Cezon Stella / Tunnel Girl  Less 67,554 2 1953
  • Claudia Barrett's primary photoClaudia Barrett Clara / Dora  Less 86,630 2 1953
  • Anthony Caruso's primary photoAnthony Caruso Black Bart / Scarpuss  Less 18,747 2 1953
  • George Chandler's primary photoGeorge Chandler First Panhandler / Henry Davis  Less 36,695 2 1953
  • Robert Cherry's primary photoRobert Cherry Nervous Rookie / Schultz--Nervous Soldier  Less 671,330 2 1953
  • Iris Adrian's primary photoIris Adrian Lady with Umbrella / Woman Who Slaps Lou  Less 34,653 2 1952
  • Benny Burt's primary photoBenny Burt Bank Robber / Spike  Less 268,801 2 1953
  • Lillian Bronson's primary photoLillian Bronson Ruby Kent  Less 43,754 2 1953
  • Charles Cane's primary photoCharles Cane City Councilman / Friendly Fields  Less 173,129 2 1953
  • Billy Varga's primary photoBilly Varga Big Guy  Less 198,189 2 1953
  • Ben Welden's primary photoBen Welden Gaston--Restaurant Manager / Judge  Less 64,622 2 1953
  • Virginia Christine's primary photoVirginia Christine Grateful Lady / Mrs. Jackson  Less 17,045 2 1952–1953
  • Vera Marshe's primary photoVera Marshe Tough Lady / Woman in 'Floogle Street' Routine  Less 156,318 2 1952–1953
  • Joe Devlin's primary photoJoe Devlin Bit / Man  Less 191,494 2 1953
  • Charles Anthony Hughes's primary photoCharles Anthony Hughes Bartender / Grocery Clerk  Less 418,859 2 1953
  • Paul Bryar's primary photoPaul Bryar George / Lefty's Partner  Less 45,409 2 1953
  • Nicla Di Bruno's primary photoNicla Di Bruno Nicla--Singer Phoning Italy / Singing Kissing Booth Girl  Less 720,666 2 1953
  • Robin Raymond's primary photoRobin Raymond Lady on Bench / Young Lady  Less 171,711 2 1952–1953
  • Alix Talton's primary photoAlix Talton Mrs. Ashton / Pet Shop Customer  Less 72,057 2 1953
  • Max Wagner's primary photoMax Wagner Chauffeur / First Workman  Less 75,987 2 1953
  • George Barrows's primary photoGeorge Barrows Bingo's Father / Gorilla  Less 49,024 2 1953
  • Walter Catlett's primary photoWalter Catlett Henry Thomas  Less 45,753 1 1953
  • Douglas Fowley's primary photoDouglas Fowley Lefty  Less 14,129 1 1953
  • Gloria Henry's primary photoGloria Henry Ruby Norton  Less 19,591 1 1953
  • Mary Beth Hughes's primary photoMary Beth Hughes Dixie King  Less 29,273 1 1953
  • Adele Jergens's primary photoAdele Jergens Maxine  Less 31,501 1 1953
  • Jean Porter's primary photoJean Porter Jean Wilson  Less 62,877 1 1953
  • Joe Sawyer's primary photoJoe Sawyer Chopper  Less 38,740 1 1953
  • Karen Sharpe's primary photoKaren Sharpe Sally Davis  Less 16,594 1 1953
  • June Vincent's primary photoJune Vincent Agnes  Less 19,235 1 1953
  • Jean Willes's primary photoJean Willes Doris Wentworth  Less 20,259 1 1953
  • Max Baer's primary photoMax Baer Killer King  Less 21,249 1 1953
  • Lucille Barkley's primary photoLucille Barkley Peggy Wentworth  Less 240,651 1 1953
  • Sara Haden's primary photoSara Haden Mrs. Bronson  Less 55,261 1 1953
  • Ted Hecht's primary photoTed Hecht Steve Terry  Less 268,713 1 1953
  • Glenn Langan's primary photoGlenn Langan Rex  Less 53,584 1 1953
  • Noreen Nash's primary photoNoreen Nash June Thomas  Less 52,994 1 1953
  • Keith Richards's primary photoKeith Richards Bill Mason  Less 80,957 1 1953
  • Phyllis Coates's primary photoPhyllis Coates Millie Montrose  Less 24,107 1 1953
  • G. Pat Collins's primary photoG. Pat Collins Slug  Less 70,873 1 1953
  • Byron Foulger's primary photoByron Foulger Dr. Bluzak  Less 29,475 1 1953
  • Frank Jara's primary photoFrank Jara Bone Bender Brodsky  Less 5,530,306 1 1953
  • Marjorie Reynolds's primary photoMarjorie Reynolds Nurse  Less 30,999 1 1953
  • Gloria Saunders's primary photoGloria Saunders Marie Thomas  Less 159,291 1 1953
  • Lyn Thomas's primary photoLyn Thomas Dot  Less 115,885 1 1953
  • Theodore von Eltz's primary photoTheodore von Eltz Henry Dunn  Less 113,009 1 1953
  • Edgar Dearing's primary photoEdgar Dearing Police Lt. Ryan  Less 123,625 1 1953
  • William Fawcett's primary photoWilliam Fawcett Mr. Scudder  Less 16,978 1 1953
  • Paul Fix's primary photoPaul Fix Lefty the Shiv  Less 8,578 1 1953
  • James Flavin's primary photoJames Flavin Joe Kelly  Less 51,346 1 1953
  • Jane Frazee's primary photoJane Frazee Gilda  Less 73,510 1 1953
  • Raymond Hatton's primary photoRaymond Hatton Mr. Brooke  Less 26,958 1 1953
  • Herbert Heyes's primary photoHerbert Heyes J.J. Wentworth  Less 161,059 1 1953
  • Allen Jenkins's primary photoAllen Jenkins Retired Actors Home Man on Street  Less 31,698 1 1953
  • Helene Millard's primary photoHelene Millard Mrs. Featherton  Less 325,755 1 1953
  • Ray Montgomery's primary photoRay Montgomery Bob Lee  Less 60,447 1 1953
  • Horace Murphy's primary photoHorace Murphy Henry--Farmer  Less 268,279 1 1953
  • Frank Richards's primary photoFrank Richards Slug  Less 167,986 1 1953
  • Tracey Roberts's primary photoTracey Roberts Nancy Dixon  Less 123,917 1 1953
  • Tim Ryan's primary photoTim Ryan Police Lt. Smith  Less 82,808 1 1953
  • Florence Auer's primary photoFlorence Auer Sophie  Less 135,049 1 1953
  • Ralph 'Red' Berry's primary photoRalph 'Red' Berry Wild Red Barry  Less 365,931 1 1953
  • Robert Bice's primary photoRobert Bice Moose Miller  Less 67,627 1 1953
  • Sheila Bromley's primary photoSheila Bromley Joyce  Less 51,240 1 1953
  • Charles Delaney's primary photoCharles Delaney Caraway  Less 250,131 1 1953
  • Pat Flaherty's primary photoPat Flaherty Jail Guard  Less 43,177 1 1953
  • Percy Helton's primary photoPercy Helton Hap  Less 15,035 1 1953
  • Al Hill's primary photoAl Hill Lefty  Less 130,818 1 1953
  • Robert Karnes's primary photoRobert Karnes Jones--Flower Pot Man  Less 31,744 1 1953
  • Henry Kulky's primary photoHenry Kulky Mulligan  Less 60,431 1 1953
  • Frank Marlowe's primary photoFrank Marlowe Steve Davis  Less 242,136 1 1953
  • Danny Morton's primary photoDanny Morton Corky Kane  Less 825,691 1 1953
  • Hank Patterson's primary photoHank Patterson The Tramp  Less 23,410 1 1953
  • Benny Rubin's primary photoBenny Rubin Sam  Less 42,869 1 1953
  • Ralph Sanford's primary photoRalph Sanford Police Sergeant  Less 136,608 1 1953
  • Sandra Spence's primary photoSandra Spence Mabel Murphy  Less 323,548 1 1953
  • Lyle Talbot's primary photoLyle Talbot Jimmy Dill  Less 20,897 1 1953
  • Emmett Vogan's primary photoEmmett Vogan Bank Manager  Less 167,235 1 1953
  • Anthony Warde's primary photoAnthony Warde Blackie  Less 91,606 1 1953
  • Claire Carleton's primary photoClaire Carleton Olga  Less 79,546 1 1953
  • Tommy Farrell's primary photoTommy Farrell Steve Becker  Less 79,978 1 1953
  • Dick Gordon's primary photoDick Gordon Col. Davis  Less 303,641 1 1953
  • Joe Haworth's primary photoJoe Haworth Tom  Less 182,444 1 1953
  • Jan Kayne's primary photoJan Kayne Columbine  Less 123,389 1 1953
  • Ray Lennert's primary photoRay Lennert Ryan  Less 847,708 1 1953
  • Richard Norris's primary photoRichard Norris A Young Man  Less 511,772 1 1953
  • Lou Nova's primary photoLou Nova Butch  Less 159,811 1 1953
  • Lee Patrick's primary photoLee Patrick Grocery Store Customer  Less 35,674 1 1953
  • Gerry Pattison's primary photoGerry Pattison Cora  Less 3,010,636 1 1953
  • Frank J. Scannell's primary photoFrank J. Scannell Croupier  Less 140,038 1 1953
  • Kathryn Sheldon's primary photoKathryn Sheldon Stenographer  Less 337,067 1 1953
  • Shirley Tegge's primary photoShirley Tegge Girl  Less 276,147 1 1953
  • Dorothy Vaughan's primary photoDorothy Vaughan Sarah  Less 151,391 1 1953
  • Selene Walters's primary photoSelene Walters Young Woman  Less 261,561 1 1953
  • Robert J. Wilke's primary photoRobert J. Wilke Mike Brodie  Less 13,952 1 1953
  • Stanley Andrews's primary photoStanley Andrews Judge Henry Q. Crumbcake  Less 41,015 1 1952
  • Jeanne Baird's primary photoJeanne Baird Helen  Less 79,691 1 1953
  • Judy Clark's primary photoJudy Clark Young Woman  Less 300,397 1 1953
  • Joyce Compton's primary photoJoyce Compton Girl at Drivers License Bureau  Less 18,795 1 1953
  • Charlie Hall's primary photoCharlie Hall Jake - Roofer  Less 100,605 1 1953
  • Grace Hayle's primary photoGrace Hayle Mrs. Lumpkins  Less 185,766 1 1953
  • Lou Krugman's primary photoLou Krugman Sinister Man  Less 81,345 1 1953
  • Jack Mulhall's primary photoJack Mulhall Cop  Less 49,881 1 1953
  • Sarah Padden's primary photoSarah Padden Old Lady on Street  Less 82,916 1 1953
  • Joey Ray's primary photoJoey Ray Nightclub Boss  Less 249,044 1 1953
  • Jack Rice's primary photoJack Rice Digby - the Butler  Less 212,308 2 1953
  • Michael Ross's primary photoMichael Ross Lefty  Less 124,117 1 1953
  • Charles Williams's primary photoCharles Williams Duncan  Less 116,854 1 1953
  • Tristram Coffin's primary photoTristram Coffin Foster  Less 69,058 1 1953
  • Creighton Hale's primary photoCreighton Hale Carson  Less 102,367 1 1953
  • Charles Halton's primary photoCharles Halton Jones  Less 55,292 1 1953
  • Teddy Infuhr's primary photoTeddy Infuhr Fresh Kid  Less 102,741 1 1953
  • Joseph La Cava's primary photoJoseph La Cava Joe  Less 183,752 1 1953
  • Rex Lease's primary photoRex Lease Bartender  Less 130,999 1 1953
  • Ruth Lee's primary photoRuth Lee Myra  Less 126,967 1 1953
  • Jarma Lewis's primary photoJarma Lewis Ice Cream Customer  Less 26,425 1 1953
  • William Newell's primary photoWilliam Newell Arguing Husband  Less 154,506 1 1953
  • Paul Stader's primary photoPaul Stader Man in Picture Frame  Less 166,637 1 1953
  • Ted Stanhope's primary photoTed Stanhope Salesman  Less 132,463 1 1953
  • John Beradino's primary photoJohn Beradino Husky Man Who Grabs Lou's Tie  Less 55,768 1 1953
  • Jo-Carroll Dennison's primary photoJo-Carroll Dennison Ice Cream Customer  Less 138,991 1 1953
  • Harold Goodwin's primary photoHarold Goodwin Truck Driver  Less 131,844 1 1953
  • Hallene Hill's primary photoHallene Hill Mrs. Gillicuddy - Little Old Lady  Less 146,998 1 1953
  • Sam Harris's primary photoSam Harris Man on Street / Passerby (uncredited)  Less 76,181 2 1953
  • Danny Beck's primary photoDanny Beck Nervous Man (uncredited)  Less 407,912 1 1952
  • Ronnie Clark's primary photoRonnie Clark First Kid (uncredited)  Less 362,330 1 1952
  • Virginia Gordon's primary photoVirginia Gordon Customer (uncredited)  Less 172,884 1 1952
  • Louis Lettieri's primary photoLouis Lettieri Third Kid (uncredited)  Less 164,597 1 1952
  • Peter Roman's primary photoPeter Roman Second Kid (uncredited)  Less 3,265,917 1 1952
  • Glenn Strange's primary photoGlenn Strange Big Tough Guy (uncredited)  Less 14,290 1 1952
  • Walter Bacon's primary photoWalter Bacon Observer on Street (uncredited)  Less 104,553 1 1953
  • Barbara Billingsley's primary photoBarbara Billingsley Becky the Cashier (uncredited)  Less 11,029 1 1953
  • Mel Blanc's primary photoMel Blanc Parrot (uncredited)  Less 8,952 1 1953
  • Jimmie Booth's primary photoJimmie Booth Barfly (uncredited)  Less 114,518 1 1953
  • Ralph Brooks's primary photoRalph Brooks Party Guest (uncredited)  Less 86,616 1 1953
  • Ralph Bucko's primary photoRalph Bucko Henchman (uncredited)  Less 217,284 1 1953
  • Cecil Combs's primary photoCecil Combs Barfly (uncredited)  Less 338,953 1 1953
  • Russell Custer's primary photoRussell Custer Man at Auction (uncredited)  Less 226,060 1 1953
  • John Daheim's primary photoJohn Daheim Brawler (uncredited)  Less 128,676 1 1953
  • Bess Flowers's primary photoBess Flowers Restaurant Patron (uncredited)  Less 33,441 1 1953
  • Dorothy Ford's primary photoDorothy Ford Miss Yummy (uncredited)  Less 62,321 1 1953
  • Robert Foulk's primary photoRobert Foulk Police Sergeant (uncredited)  Less 27,642 1 1953
  • Kenneth Gibson's primary photoKenneth Gibson Party Guest (uncredited)  Less 302,578 1 1953
  • John Halloran's primary photoJohn Halloran Judo Instructor (uncredited)  Less 120,293 1 1953
  • Joyce Jameson's primary photoJoyce Jameson Blonde on Street (uncredited)  Less 9,799 1 1953
  • Tom Keene's primary photoTom Keene Joe (uncredited)  Less 66,600 1 1953
  • Phyllis Kennedy's primary photoPhyllis Kennedy Unattractive Waitress (uncredited)  Less 130,079 1 1953
  • Tom Kennedy's primary photoTom Kennedy Man Carrying Costello (uncredited)  Less 58,632 1 1953
  • Ethelreda Leopold's primary photoEthelreda Leopold Blonde Housewife (uncredited)  Less 86,728 1 1953
  • Wilbur Mack's primary photoWilbur Mack Party Guest (uncredited)  Less 134,489 1 1953
  • Hank Mann's primary photoHank Mann Man at Auction (uncredited)  Less 76,639 1 1953
  • Harold Miller's primary photoHarold Miller Restaurant Patron (uncredited)  Less 119,496 1 1953
  • John 'Skins' Miller's primary photoJohn 'Skins' Miller Retired Actors Home Magician (uncredited)  Less 311,066 1 1953
  • Boyd 'Red' Morgan's primary photoBoyd 'Red' Morgan Judo Student (uncredited)  Less 68,387 1 1953
  • Burt Mustin's primary photoBurt Mustin Deaf Old Man (uncredited)  Less 15,781 1 1953
  • Jimmy Noel's primary photoJimmy Noel Barfly (uncredited)  Less 89,392 1 1953
  • Kathleen O'Malley's primary photoKathleen O'Malley Kathleen O'Malley--Contestant (uncredited)  Less 65,328 1 1953
  • Gloria Pall's primary photoGloria Pall Contestant #9 (uncredited)  Less 72,293 1 1953
  • Jack Perry's primary photoJack Perry Passerby (uncredited)  Less 174,116 1 1953
  • Maudie Prickett's primary photoMaudie Prickett Woman in Casino (uncredited)  Less 39,891 1 1953
  • Carl Sklover's primary photoCarl Sklover Passerby (uncredited)  Less 402,956 1 1953
  • Harry Tyler's primary photoHarry Tyler License Bureau Clerk (uncredited)  Less 68,580 1 1953
  • Bud Wolfe's primary photoBud Wolfe Cook in Restaurant Brawl (uncredited)  Less 208,600 1 1953
  • Don Zelaya's primary photoDon Zelaya DeLeone (uncredited)  Less 391,071 1 1953
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