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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 16,589 52 1952–1954
  • Lou Costello's primary photoLou Costello Lou Costello  Less 13,891 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 68,866 50 1952–1954
  • Gordon Jones's primary photoGordon Jones Mike Kelly / Col. Potts (in play) / Husband / Mike's Twin Brother  Less 26,157 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 61,521 26 1952–1954
  • Hillary Brooke's primary photoHillary Brooke Hillary Brooke / Hilary Brooke  Less 27,111 23 1952–1953
  • Joe Kirk's primary photoJoe Kirk Mr. Bacciagalupe / Double Crossing Dan / Drugstore Counter Customer / Indian  Less 90,141 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 303,976 17 1952–1953
  • Joe Besser's primary photoJoe Besser Stinky Davis  Less 30,254 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 104,222 10 1953
  • Bingo the Chimp's primary photoBingo the Chimp Bingo the Chimp / Bingo  Less 152,400 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 25,546 8 1953
  • Ray Walker's primary photoRay Walker Policeman / Police Lt. Smith / Retired Actors Home Man on Street / Smith  Less 125,585 5 1952–1953
  • Murray Leonard's primary photoMurray Leonard Doctor / Landlord / Man Phoning Chambersburg, Pennsylvania / The Commissioner  Less 196,797 5 1953
  • Renie Riano's primary photoRenie Riano Helen Davis / Mrs. Bronson / Woman going to Las Vegas / Woman on Street  Less 73,003 4 1953–1954
  • Veda Ann Borg's primary photoVeda Ann Borg Angry Wife / Crazy Lady / Eyewitness in Courtroom / Fifi  Less 48,299 4 1953
  • Lucien Littlefield's primary photoLucien Littlefield First Man / Julius Caesar / Mr. Whitcup / Retired Actors Home Man  Less 86,757 4 1953
  • Dorothy Granger's primary photoDorothy Granger Arguing Wife / Bit / Miss Smith--Nurse / Woman  Less 63,608 4 1953
  • Bob Hopkins's primary photoBob Hopkins Announcer / Capt. Grant / Psychiatrist / Quiz Show Host  Less 102,070 4 1953
  • Emory Parnell's primary photoEmory Parnell Bit / Police Sergeant at Firing Range / Sheriff  Less 88,148 3 1953
  • James Alexander's primary photoJames Alexander Captain / James Alexander--Contestant / Singing Cowboy  Less 132,865 3 1953
  • Harry Clexx's primary photoHarry Clexx Harry--Policeman / Mike / Uniformed Cop  Less 209,290 3 1953
  • Ralph Gamble's primary photoRalph Gamble Auctioneer / Blodgett / Jones  Less 578,018 3 1953
  • J. Anthony Hughes's primary photoJ. Anthony Hughes Bill / Man on Street / Second Workman  Less 337,012 3 1953
  • Syd Saylor's primary photoSyd Saylor Chuck / Second Panhandler / Sneezing Man  Less 133,019 3 1953
  • Isabel Randolph's primary photoIsabel Randolph Lady with $100 Bill / Mrs. Van Olsen / Olga Van Goo  Less 50,230 3 1953
  • Elvia Allman's primary photoElvia Allman Mrs. Crumbcake / Stinky's Mother  Less 34,046 3 1952–1953
  • Minerva Urecal's primary photoMinerva Urecal Indian Woman / Singing Student / Woman Checking Out Bud and Lou's Apartment  Less 54,397 3 1953
  • Eddie Parks's primary photoEddie Parks Man with Glasses / Man with Hearing Aid / Patient with Propeller on Head  Less 318,772 3 1953
  • Fortunio Bonanova's primary photoFortunio Bonanova Prof. Roberto / Uncle Bozzo  Less 74,025 2 1953
  • Dick Wessel's primary photoDick Wessel Bill Hart / Larry  Less 67,402 2 1953
  • Thurston Hall's primary photoThurston Hall Mr. Smith / Philanthropist  Less 82,939 2 1953
  • Connie Cezon's primary photoConnie Cezon Stella / Tunnel Girl  Less 71,255 2 1953
  • Claudia Barrett's primary photoClaudia Barrett Clara / Dora  Less 83,631 2 1953
  • Anthony Caruso's primary photoAnthony Caruso Black Bart / Scarpuss  Less 23,771 2 1953
  • George Chandler's primary photoGeorge Chandler First Panhandler / Henry Davis  Less 42,284 2 1953
  • Robert Cherry's primary photoRobert Cherry Nervous Rookie / Schultz--Nervous Soldier  Less 408,737 2 1953
  • Iris Adrian's primary photoIris Adrian Lady with Umbrella / Woman Who Slaps Lou  Less 47,040 2 1952
  • Benny Burt's primary photoBenny Burt Bank Robber / Spike  Less 206,535 2 1953
  • Lillian Bronson's primary photoLillian Bronson Ruby Kent  Less 58,828 2 1953
  • Charles Cane's primary photoCharles Cane City Councilman / Friendly Fields  Less 140,891 2 1953
  • Billy Varga's primary photoBilly Varga Big Guy  Less 194,567 2 1953
  • Ben Welden's primary photoBen Welden Gaston--Restaurant Manager / Judge  Less 39,291 2 1953
  • Virginia Christine's primary photoVirginia Christine Grateful Lady / Mrs. Jackson  Less 14,768 2 1952–1953
  • Vera Marshe's primary photoVera Marshe Tough Lady / Woman in 'Floogle Street' Routine  Less 133,330 2 1952–1953
  • Joe Devlin's primary photoJoe Devlin Bit / Man  Less 149,752 2 1953
  • Charles Anthony Hughes's primary photoCharles Anthony Hughes Bartender / Grocery Clerk  Less 329,989 2 1953
  • Paul Bryar's primary photoPaul Bryar George / Lefty's Partner  Less 57,027 2 1953
  • Nicla Di Bruno's primary photoNicla Di Bruno Nicla--Singer Phoning Italy / Singing Kissing Booth Girl  Less 629,280 2 1953
  • Robin Raymond's primary photoRobin Raymond Lady on Bench / Young Lady  Less 101,854 2 1952–1953
  • Alix Talton's primary photoAlix Talton Mrs. Ashton / Pet Shop Customer  Less 86,416 2 1953
  • Max Wagner's primary photoMax Wagner Chauffeur / First Workman  Less 77,662 2 1953
  • George Barrows's primary photoGeorge Barrows Bingo's Father / Gorilla  Less 164,246 2 1953
  • Walter Catlett's primary photoWalter Catlett Henry Thomas  Less 62,040 1 1953
  • Douglas Fowley's primary photoDouglas Fowley Lefty  Less 19,054 1 1953
  • Gloria Henry's primary photoGloria Henry Ruby Norton  Less 13,738 1 1953
  • Mary Beth Hughes's primary photoMary Beth Hughes Dixie King  Less 46,126 1 1953
  • Adele Jergens's primary photoAdele Jergens Maxine  Less 28,659 1 1953
  • Jean Porter's primary photoJean Porter Jean Wilson  Less 49,152 1 1953
  • Joe Sawyer's primary photoJoe Sawyer Chopper  Less 33,407 1 1953
  • Karen Sharpe's primary photoKaren Sharpe Sally Davis  Less 7,607 1 1953
  • June Vincent's primary photoJune Vincent Agnes  Less 38,043 1 1953
  • Jean Willes's primary photoJean Willes Doris Wentworth  Less 27,974 1 1953
  • Max Baer's primary photoMax Baer Killer King  Less 14,662 1 1953
  • Lucille Barkley's primary photoLucille Barkley Peggy Wentworth  Less 180,409 1 1953
  • Sara Haden's primary photoSara Haden Mrs. Bronson  Less 56,738 1 1953
  • Ted Hecht's primary photoTed Hecht Steve Terry  Less 133,305 1 1953
  • Glenn Langan's primary photoGlenn Langan Rex  Less 40,216 1 1953
  • Noreen Nash's primary photoNoreen Nash June Thomas  Less 55,998 1 1953
  • Keith Richards's primary photoKeith Richards Bill Mason  Less 58,692 1 1953
  • Phyllis Coates's primary photoPhyllis Coates Millie Montrose  Less 17,380 1 1953
  • G. Pat Collins's primary photoG. Pat Collins Slug  Less 66,867 1 1953
  • Byron Foulger's primary photoByron Foulger Dr. Bluzak  Less 34,048 1 1953
  • Frank Jara's primary photoFrank Jara Bone Bender Brodsky  Less 1,252,918 1 1953
  • Marjorie Reynolds's primary photoMarjorie Reynolds Nurse  Less 30,827 1 1953
  • Gloria Saunders's primary photoGloria Saunders Marie Thomas  Less 170,881 1 1953
  • Lyn Thomas's primary photoLyn Thomas Dot  Less 106,548 1 1953
  • Theodore von Eltz's primary photoTheodore von Eltz Henry Dunn  Less 136,654 1 1953
  • Edgar Dearing's primary photoEdgar Dearing Police Lt. Ryan  Less 114,956 1 1953
  • William Fawcett's primary photoWilliam Fawcett Mr. Scudder  Less 30,856 1 1953
  • Paul Fix's primary photoPaul Fix Lefty the Shiv  Less 9,704 1 1953
  • James Flavin's primary photoJames Flavin Joe Kelly  Less 46,304 1 1953
  • Jane Frazee's primary photoJane Frazee Gilda  Less 92,369 1 1953
  • Raymond Hatton's primary photoRaymond Hatton Mr. Brooke  Less 44,977 1 1953
  • Herbert Heyes's primary photoHerbert Heyes J.J. Wentworth  Less 114,754 1 1953
  • Allen Jenkins's primary photoAllen Jenkins Retired Actors Home Man on Street  Less 28,232 1 1953
  • Helene Millard's primary photoHelene Millard Mrs. Featherton  Less 283,999 1 1953
  • Ray Montgomery's primary photoRay Montgomery Bob Lee  Less 80,409 1 1953
  • Horace Murphy's primary photoHorace Murphy Henry--Farmer  Less 322,708 1 1953
  • Frank Richards's primary photoFrank Richards Slug  Less 108,923 1 1953
  • Tracey Roberts's primary photoTracey Roberts Nancy Dixon  Less 165,780 1 1953
  • Tim Ryan's primary photoTim Ryan Police Lt. Smith  Less 53,816 1 1953
  • Florence Auer's primary photoFlorence Auer Sophie  Less 360,157 1 1953
  • Ralph 'Red' Berry's primary photoRalph 'Red' Berry Wild Red Barry  Less 3,805,567 1 1953
  • Robert Bice's primary photoRobert Bice Moose Miller  Less 54,014 1 1953
  • Sheila Bromley's primary photoSheila Bromley Joyce  Less 111,192 1 1953
  • Charles Delaney's primary photoCharles Delaney Caraway  Less 271,847 1 1953
  • Pat Flaherty's primary photoPat Flaherty Jail guard  Less 55,888 1 1953
  • Percy Helton's primary photoPercy Helton Hap  Less 19,125 1 1953
  • Al Hill's primary photoAl Hill Lefty  Less 157,376 1 1953
  • Robert Karnes's primary photoRobert Karnes Jones--Flower Pot Man  Less 55,772 1 1953
  • Henry Kulky's primary photoHenry Kulky Mulligan  Less 69,216 1 1953
  • Frank Marlowe's primary photoFrank Marlowe Steve Davis  Less 134,245 1 1953
  • Danny Morton's primary photoDanny Morton Corky Kane  Less 535,923 1 1953
  • Hank Patterson's primary photoHank Patterson The Tramp  Less 30,515 1 1953
  • Benny Rubin's primary photoBenny Rubin Sam  Less 58,218 1 1953
  • Ralph Sanford's primary photoRalph Sanford Police Sergeant  Less 85,053 1 1953
  • Sandra Spence's primary photoSandra Spence Mabel Murphy  Less 215,378 1 1953
  • Lyle Talbot's primary photoLyle Talbot Jimmy Dill  Less 24,287 1 1953
  • Emmett Vogan's primary photoEmmett Vogan Bank Manager  Less 138,858 1 1953
  • Anthony Warde's primary photoAnthony Warde Blackie  Less 91,256 1 1953
  • Claire Carleton's primary photoClaire Carleton Olga  Less 84,605 1 1953
  • Tommy Farrell's primary photoTommy Farrell Steve Becker  Less 73,746 1 1953
  • Dick Gordon's primary photoDick Gordon Col. Davis  Less 277,347 1 1953
  • Joe Haworth's primary photoJoe Haworth Tom  Less 172,558 1 1953
  • Jan Kayne's primary photoJan Kayne Columbine  Less 359,864 1 1953
  • Ray Lennert's primary photoRay Lennert Ryan  Less 714,396 1 1953
  • Richard Norris's primary photoRichard Norris A Young Man  Less 355,678 1 1953
  • Lou Nova's primary photoLou Nova Butch  Less 261,309 1 1953
  • Lee Patrick's primary photoLee Patrick Grocery Store Customer  Less 33,307 1 1953
  • Gerry Pattison's primary photoGerry Pattison Cora  Less 3,076,079 1 1953
  • Frank J. Scannell's primary photoFrank J. Scannell Croupier  Less 77,580 1 1953
  • Kathryn Sheldon's primary photoKathryn Sheldon Stenographer  Less 927,132 1 1953
  • Shirley Tegge's primary photoShirley Tegge Girl  Less 210,366 1 1953
  • Dorothy Vaughan's primary photoDorothy Vaughan Sarah  Less 156,480 1 1953
  • Selene Walters's primary photoSelene Walters Young Woman  Less 108,235 1 1953
  • Robert J. Wilke's primary photoRobert J. Wilke Mike Brodie  Less 15,326 1 1953
  • Stanley Andrews's primary photoStanley Andrews Judge Henry Q. Crumbcake  Less 44,943 1 1952
  • Jeanne Baird's primary photoJeanne Baird Helen  Less 184,575 1 1953
  • Judy Clark's primary photoJudy Clark Young Woman  Less 380,819 1 1953
  • Joyce Compton's primary photoJoyce Compton Girl at Drivers License Bureau  Less 32,080 1 1953
  • Charlie Hall's primary photoCharlie Hall Jake - Roofer  Less 80,385 1 1953
  • Grace Hayle's primary photoGrace Hayle Mrs. Lumpkins  Less 172,615 1 1953
  • Lou Krugman's primary photoLou Krugman Sinister Man  Less 90,098 1 1953
  • Jack Mulhall's primary photoJack Mulhall Cop  Less 147,053 1 1953
  • Sarah Padden's primary photoSarah Padden Old Lady on Street  Less 118,585 1 1953
  • Joey Ray's primary photoJoey Ray Nightclub Boss  Less 191,834 1 1953
  • Jack Rice's primary photoJack Rice Digby--Butler  Less 218,994 1 1953
  • Michael Ross's primary photoMichael Ross Lefty  Less 85,791 1 1953
  • Charles Williams's primary photoCharles Williams Duncan  Less 51,754 1 1953
  • Tristram Coffin's primary photoTristram Coffin Foster  Less 59,123 1 1953
  • Creighton Hale's primary photoCreighton Hale Carson  Less 106,457 1 1953
  • Charles Halton's primary photoCharles Halton Jones  Less 89,711 1 1953
  • Teddy Infuhr's primary photoTeddy Infuhr Fresh Kid  Less 177,917 1 1953
  • Joseph La Cava's primary photoJoseph La Cava Joe  Less 162,740 1 1953
  • Rex Lease's primary photoRex Lease Bartender  Less 123,895 1 1953
  • Ruth Lee's primary photoRuth Lee Myra  Less 127,719 1 1953
  • Jarma Lewis's primary photoJarma Lewis Ice Cream Customer  Less 152,173 1 1953
  • William Newell's primary photoWilliam Newell Arguing Husband  Less 121,387 1 1953
  • Paul Stader's primary photoPaul Stader Man in Picture Frame  Less 183,755 1 1953
  • Ted Stanhope's primary photoTed Stanhope Salesman  Less 212,936 1 1953
  • John Beradino's primary photoJohn Beradino Husky Man Who Grabs Lou's Tie  Less 48,262 1 1953
  • Jo-Carroll Dennison's primary photoJo-Carroll Dennison Ice Cream Customer  Less 168,883 1 1953
  • Harold Goodwin's primary photoHarold Goodwin Truck Driver  Less 85,903 1 1953
  • Hallene Hill's primary photoHallene Hill Little Old Lady  Less 110,239 1 1953
  • John Halloran's primary photoJohn Halloran Jack Halloran  Less 93,791 1 1953
  • Gloria Talbott's primary photoGloria Talbott Girl Who Lost Daddy's Shoes  Less 14,560 1 1953
  • Danny Beck's primary photoDanny Beck Nervous Man (uncredited)  Less 1,034,809 1 1952
  • Ronnie Clark's primary photoRonnie Clark First Kid (uncredited)  Less 584,782 1 1952
  • Virginia Gordon's primary photoVirginia Gordon Customer (uncredited)  Less 139,033 1 1952
  • Louis Lettieri's primary photoLouis Lettieri Third Kid (uncredited)  Less 214,355 1 1952
  • Peter Roman's primary photoPeter Roman Second Kid (uncredited)  Less 439,142 1 1952
  • Glenn Strange's primary photoGlenn Strange Big Tough Guy (uncredited)  Less 20,002 1 1952
  • Barbara Billingsley's primary photoBarbara Billingsley Becky the Cashier (uncredited)  Less 10,151 1 1953
  • Mel Blanc's primary photoMel Blanc Parrot (uncredited)  Less 9,162 1 1953
  • Jimmie Booth's primary photoJimmie Booth Barfly (uncredited)  Less 137,602 1 1953
  • Ralph Bucko's primary photoRalph Bucko Henchman (uncredited)  Less 203,915 1 1953
  • Cecil Combs's primary photoCecil Combs Barfly (uncredited)  Less 226,437 1 1953
  • John Daheim's primary photoJohn Daheim Brawler (uncredited)  Less 73,108 1 1953
  • Bess Flowers's primary photoBess Flowers Restaurant Patron (uncredited)  Less 33,554 1 1953
  • Dorothy Ford's primary photoDorothy Ford Miss Yummy (uncredited)  Less 62,678 1 1953
  • Robert Foulk's primary photoRobert Foulk Police Sergeant (uncredited)  Less 34,090 1 1953
  • Joyce Jameson's primary photoJoyce Jameson Blonde on Street (uncredited)  Less 12,235 1 1953
  • Tom Keene's primary photoTom Keene Joe (uncredited)  Less 55,801 1 1953
  • Phyllis Kennedy's primary photoPhyllis Kennedy Unattractive Waitress (uncredited)  Less 153,958 1 1953
  • Tom Kennedy's primary photoTom Kennedy Man Carrying Costello (uncredited)  Less 96,518 1 1953
  • Ethelreda Leopold's primary photoEthelreda Leopold Blonde Housewife (uncredited)  Less 103,326 1 1953
  • Harold Miller's primary photoHarold Miller Restaurant Patron (uncredited)  Less 98,397 1 1953
  • Burt Mustin's primary photoBurt Mustin Deaf Old Man (uncredited)  Less 14,837 1 1953
  • Jimmy Noel's primary photoJimmy Noel Barfly (uncredited)  Less 91,054 1 1953
  • Kathleen O'Malley's primary photoKathleen O'Malley Kathleen O'Malley--Contestant (uncredited)  Less 51,030 1 1953
  • Gloria Pall's primary photoGloria Pall Contestant #9 (uncredited)  Less 78,821 1 1953
  • Maudie Prickett's primary photoMaudie Prickett Woman in Casino (uncredited)  Less 36,272 1 1953
  • Harry Tyler's primary photoHarry Tyler License Bureau Clerk (uncredited)  Less 73,448 1 1953
  • Bud Wolfe's primary photoBud Wolfe Cook in Restaurant Brawl (uncredited)  Less 220,109 1 1953
  • Don Zelaya's primary photoDon Zelaya DeLeone (uncredited)  Less 1,791,786 1 1953
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