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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 17,326 52 1952–1954
  • Lou Costello's primary photoLou Costello Lou Costello  Less 13,810 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 78,084 50 1952–1954
  • Gordon Jones's primary photoGordon Jones Mike Kelly / Col. Potts (in play) / Husband / Mike's Twin Brother  Less 33,319 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 60,631 26 1952–1954
  • Hillary Brooke's primary photoHillary Brooke Hillary Brooke / Hilary Brooke  Less 27,539 23 1952–1953
  • Joe Kirk's primary photoJoe Kirk Mr. Bacciagalupe / Double Crossing Dan / Drugstore Counter Customer / Indian  Less 110,445 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 650,008 17 1952–1953
  • Joe Besser's primary photoJoe Besser Stinky Davis  Less 41,096 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 104,268 10 1953
  • Bingo the Chimp's primary photoBingo the Chimp Bingo the Chimp / Bingo  Less 278,372 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 30,014 8 1953
  • Ray Walker's primary photoRay Walker Policeman / Police Lt. Smith / Retired Actors Home Man on Street / Smith  Less 125,410 5 1952–1953
  • Murray Leonard's primary photoMurray Leonard Doctor / Landlord / Man Phoning Chambersburg, Pennsylvania / The Commissioner  Less 260,115 5 1953
  • Renie Riano's primary photoRenie Riano Helen Davis / Mrs. Bronson / Woman going to Las Vegas / Woman on Street  Less 87,593 4 1953–1954
  • Veda Ann Borg's primary photoVeda Ann Borg Angry Wife / Crazy Lady / Eyewitness in Courtroom / Fifi  Less 35,147 4 1953
  • Lucien Littlefield's primary photoLucien Littlefield First Man / Julius Caesar / Mr. Whitcup / Retired Actors Home Man  Less 89,274 4 1953
  • Dorothy Granger's primary photoDorothy Granger Arguing Wife / Bit / Miss Smith--Nurse / Woman  Less 114,227 4 1953
  • Bob Hopkins's primary photoBob Hopkins Announcer / Capt. Grant / Psychiatrist / Quiz Show Host  Less 103,601 4 1953
  • Emory Parnell's primary photoEmory Parnell Bit / Police Sergeant at Firing Range / Sheriff  Less 57,367 3 1953
  • James Alexander's primary photoJames Alexander Captain / James Alexander--Contestant / Singing Cowboy  Less 133,642 3 1953
  • Harry Clexx's primary photoHarry Clexx Harry--Policeman / Mike / Uniformed Cop  Less 185,629 3 1953
  • Ralph Gamble's primary photoRalph Gamble Auctioneer / Blodgett / Jones  Less 3,261,913 3 1953
  • J. Anthony Hughes's primary photoJ. Anthony Hughes Bill / Man on Street / Second Workman  Less 232,073 3 1953
  • Syd Saylor's primary photoSyd Saylor Chuck / Second Panhandler / Sneezing Man  Less 110,218 3 1953
  • Isabel Randolph's primary photoIsabel Randolph Lady with $100 Bill / Mrs. Van Olsen / Olga Van Goo  Less 49,854 3 1953
  • Elvia Allman's primary photoElvia Allman Mrs. Crumbcake / Stinky's Mother  Less 27,185 3 1952–1953
  • Minerva Urecal's primary photoMinerva Urecal Indian Woman / Singing Student / Woman Checking Out Bud and Lou's Apartment  Less 50,502 3 1953
  • Eddie Parks's primary photoEddie Parks Man with Glasses / Man with Hearing Aid / Patient with Propeller on Head  Less 325,664 3 1953
  • Fortunio Bonanova's primary photoFortunio Bonanova Prof. Roberto / Uncle Bozzo  Less 42,857 2 1953
  • Dick Wessel's primary photoDick Wessel Bill Hart / Larry  Less 66,663 2 1953
  • Thurston Hall's primary photoThurston Hall Mr. Smith / Philanthropist  Less 45,611 2 1953
  • Connie Cezon's primary photoConnie Cezon Stella / Tunnel Girl  Less 26,503 2 1953
  • Claudia Barrett's primary photoClaudia Barrett Clara / Dora  Less 100,975 2 1953
  • Anthony Caruso's primary photoAnthony Caruso Black Bart / Scarpuss  Less 17,942 2 1953
  • George Chandler's primary photoGeorge Chandler First Panhandler / Henry Davis  Less 33,489 2 1953
  • Robert Cherry's primary photoRobert Cherry Nervous Rookie / Schultz--Nervous Soldier  Less 391,245 2 1953
  • Iris Adrian's primary photoIris Adrian Lady with Umbrella / Woman Who Slaps Lou  Less 44,367 2 1952
  • Benny Burt's primary photoBenny Burt Bank Robber / Spike  Less 106,259 2 1953
  • Lillian Bronson's primary photoLillian Bronson Ruby Kent  Less 45,101 2 1953
  • Charles Cane's primary photoCharles Cane City Councilman / Friendly Fields  Less 92,079 2 1953
  • Billy Varga's primary photoBilly Varga Big Guy  Less 294,176 2 1953
  • Ben Welden's primary photoBen Welden Gaston--Restaurant Manager / Judge  Less 57,982 2 1953
  • Virginia Christine's primary photoVirginia Christine Grateful Lady / Mrs. Jackson  Less 27,221 2 1952–1953
  • Vera Marshe's primary photoVera Marshe Tough Lady / Woman in 'Floogle Street' Routine  Less 233,174 2 1952–1953
  • Joe Devlin's primary photoJoe Devlin Bit / Man  Less 150,031 2 1953
  • Charles Anthony Hughes's primary photoCharles Anthony Hughes Bartender / Grocery Clerk  Less 295,715 2 1953
  • Paul Bryar's primary photoPaul Bryar George / Lefty's Partner  Less 60,271 2 1953
  • Nicla Di Bruno's primary photoNicla Di Bruno Nicla--Singer Phoning Italy / Singing Kissing Booth Girl  Less 766,713 2 1953
  • Robin Raymond's primary photoRobin Raymond Lady on Bench / Young Lady  Less 212,868 2 1952–1953
  • Alix Talton's primary photoAlix Talton Mrs. Ashton / Pet Shop Customer  Less 14,374 2 1953
  • Max Wagner's primary photoMax Wagner Chauffeur / First Workman  Less 81,268 2 1953
  • George Barrows's primary photoGeorge Barrows Bingo's Father / Gorilla  Less 113,006 2 1953
  • Walter Catlett's primary photoWalter Catlett Henry Thomas  Less 60,912 1 1953
  • Douglas Fowley's primary photoDouglas Fowley Lefty  Less 21,152 1 1953
  • Gloria Henry's primary photoGloria Henry Ruby Norton  Less 17,637 1 1953
  • Mary Beth Hughes's primary photoMary Beth Hughes Dixie King  Less 39,947 1 1953
  • Adele Jergens's primary photoAdele Jergens Maxine  Less 43,126 1 1953
  • Jean Porter's primary photoJean Porter Jean Wilson  Less 30,393 1 1953
  • Joe Sawyer's primary photoJoe Sawyer Chopper  Less 30,185 1 1953
  • Karen Sharpe's primary photoKaren Sharpe Sally Davis  Less 14,405 1 1953
  • June Vincent's primary photoJune Vincent Agnes  Less 32,859 1 1953
  • Jean Willes's primary photoJean Willes Doris Wentworth  Less 46,150 1 1953
  • Max Baer's primary photoMax Baer Killer King  Less 23,937 1 1953
  • Lucille Barkley's primary photoLucille Barkley Peggy Wentworth  Less 229,357 1 1953
  • Sara Haden's primary photoSara Haden Mrs. Bronson  Less 50,608 1 1953
  • Ted Hecht's primary photoTed Hecht Steve Terry  Less 148,929 1 1953
  • Glenn Langan's primary photoGlenn Langan Rex  Less 46,052 1 1953
  • Noreen Nash's primary photoNoreen Nash June Thomas  Less 57,980 1 1953
  • Keith Richards's primary photoKeith Richards Bill Mason  Less 59,986 1 1953
  • Phyllis Coates's primary photoPhyllis Coates Millie Montrose  Less 25,042 1 1953
  • G. Pat Collins's primary photoG. Pat Collins Slug  Less 71,243 1 1953
  • Byron Foulger's primary photoByron Foulger Dr. Bluzak  Less 37,552 1 1953
  • Frank Jara's primary photoFrank Jara Bone Bender Brodsky  Less 648,968 1 1953
  • Marjorie Reynolds's primary photoMarjorie Reynolds Nurse  Less 16,816 1 1953
  • Gloria Saunders's primary photoGloria Saunders Marie Thomas  Less 61,964 1 1953
  • Lyn Thomas's primary photoLyn Thomas Dot  Less 138,909 1 1953
  • Theodore von Eltz's primary photoTheodore von Eltz Henry Dunn  Less 120,408 1 1953
  • Edgar Dearing's primary photoEdgar Dearing Police Lt. Ryan  Less 59,500 1 1953
  • William Fawcett's primary photoWilliam Fawcett Mr. Scudder  Less 29,149 1 1953
  • Paul Fix's primary photoPaul Fix Lefty the Shiv  Less 10,034 1 1953
  • James Flavin's primary photoJames Flavin Joe Kelly  Less 43,576 1 1953
  • Jane Frazee's primary photoJane Frazee Gilda  Less 104,578 1 1953
  • Raymond Hatton's primary photoRaymond Hatton Mr. Brooke  Less 60,054 1 1953
  • Herbert Heyes's primary photoHerbert Heyes J.J. Wentworth  Less 102,466 1 1953
  • Allen Jenkins's primary photoAllen Jenkins Retired Actors Home Man on Street  Less 29,832 1 1953
  • Helene Millard's primary photoHelene Millard Mrs. Featherton  Less 245,661 1 1953
  • Ray Montgomery's primary photoRay Montgomery Bob Lee  Less 72,698 1 1953
  • Horace Murphy's primary photoHorace Murphy Henry--Farmer  Less 133,987 1 1953
  • Frank Richards's primary photoFrank Richards Slug  Less 69,843 1 1953
  • Tracey Roberts's primary photoTracey Roberts Nancy Dixon  Less 192,661 1 1953
  • Tim Ryan's primary photoTim Ryan Police Lt. Smith  Less 85,928 1 1953
  • Florence Auer's primary photoFlorence Auer Sophie  Less 348,702 1 1953
  • Ralph 'Red' Berry's primary photoRalph 'Red' Berry Wild Red Barry  Less 305,349 1 1953
  • Robert Bice's primary photoRobert Bice Moose Miller  Less 59,765 1 1953
  • Sheila Bromley's primary photoSheila Bromley Joyce  Less 95,931 1 1953
  • Charles Delaney's primary photoCharles Delaney Caraway  Less 186,173 1 1953
  • Pat Flaherty's primary photoPat Flaherty Jail guard  Less 40,934 1 1953
  • Percy Helton's primary photoPercy Helton Hap  Less 23,670 1 1953
  • Al Hill's primary photoAl Hill Lefty  Less 134,180 1 1953
  • Robert Karnes's primary photoRobert Karnes Jones--Flower Pot Man  Less 54,962 1 1953
  • Henry Kulky's primary photoHenry Kulky Mulligan  Less 50,443 1 1953
  • Frank Marlowe's primary photoFrank Marlowe Steve Davis  Less 136,507 1 1953
  • Danny Morton's primary photoDanny Morton Corky Kane  Less 241,245 1 1953
  • Hank Patterson's primary photoHank Patterson The Tramp  Less 26,808 1 1953
  • Benny Rubin's primary photoBenny Rubin Sam  Less 71,695 1 1953
  • Ralph Sanford's primary photoRalph Sanford Police Sergeant  Less 92,840 1 1953
  • Sandra Spence's primary photoSandra Spence Mabel Murphy  Less 288,519 1 1953
  • Lyle Talbot's primary photoLyle Talbot Jimmy Dill  Less 15,177 1 1953
  • Emmett Vogan's primary photoEmmett Vogan Bank Manager  Less 128,005 1 1953
  • Anthony Warde's primary photoAnthony Warde Blackie  Less 105,419 1 1953
  • Claire Carleton's primary photoClaire Carleton Olga  Less 42,287 1 1953
  • Tommy Farrell's primary photoTommy Farrell Steve Becker  Less 75,313 1 1953
  • Dick Gordon's primary photoDick Gordon Col. Davis  Less 395,608 1 1953
  • Joe Haworth's primary photoJoe Haworth Tom  Less 91,574 1 1953
  • Jan Kayne's primary photoJan Kayne Columbine  Less 488,567 1 1953
  • Ray Lennert's primary photoRay Lennert Ryan  Less 1,323,391 1 1953
  • Richard Norris's primary photoRichard Norris A Young Man  Less 328,432 1 1953
  • Lou Nova's primary photoLou Nova Butch  Less 105,904 1 1953
  • Lee Patrick's primary photoLee Patrick Grocery Store Customer  Less 28,230 1 1953
  • Gerry Pattison's primary photoGerry Pattison Cora  Less 3,602,428 1 1953
  • Frank J. Scannell's primary photoFrank J. Scannell Croupier  Less 94,066 1 1953
  • Kathryn Sheldon's primary photoKathryn Sheldon Stenographer  Less 298,409 1 1953
  • Shirley Tegge's primary photoShirley Tegge Girl  Less 252,190 1 1953
  • Dorothy Vaughan's primary photoDorothy Vaughan Sarah  Less 170,843 1 1953
  • Selene Walters's primary photoSelene Walters Young Woman  Less 392,516 1 1953
  • Robert J. Wilke's primary photoRobert J. Wilke Mike Brodie  Less 17,894 1 1953
  • Stanley Andrews's primary photoStanley Andrews Judge Henry Q. Crumbcake  Less 48,622 1 1952
  • Jeanne Baird's primary photoJeanne Baird Helen  Less 117,646 1 1953
  • Judy Clark's primary photoJudy Clark Young Woman  Less 194,566 1 1953
  • Joyce Compton's primary photoJoyce Compton Girl at Drivers License Bureau  Less 24,961 1 1953
  • Charlie Hall's primary photoCharlie Hall Jake - Roofer  Less 83,771 1 1953
  • Grace Hayle's primary photoGrace Hayle Mrs. Lumpkins  Less 129,796 1 1953
  • Lou Krugman's primary photoLou Krugman Sinister Man  Less 70,727 1 1953
  • Jack Mulhall's primary photoJack Mulhall Cop  Less 90,153 1 1953
  • Sarah Padden's primary photoSarah Padden Old Lady on Street  Less 122,159 1 1953
  • Joey Ray's primary photoJoey Ray Nightclub Boss  Less 152,053 1 1953
  • Jack Rice's primary photoJack Rice Digby--Butler  Less 242,429 1 1953
  • Michael Ross's primary photoMichael Ross Lefty  Less 86,508 1 1953
  • Charles Williams's primary photoCharles Williams Duncan  Less 129,974 1 1953
  • Tristram Coffin's primary photoTristram Coffin Foster  Less 72,252 1 1953
  • Creighton Hale's primary photoCreighton Hale Carson  Less 100,347 1 1953
  • Charles Halton's primary photoCharles Halton Jones  Less 75,292 1 1953
  • Teddy Infuhr's primary photoTeddy Infuhr Fresh Kid  Less 69,775 1 1953
  • Joseph La Cava's primary photoJoseph La Cava Joe  Less 188,289 1 1953
  • Rex Lease's primary photoRex Lease Bartender  Less 137,429 1 1953
  • Ruth Lee's primary photoRuth Lee Myra  Less 135,686 1 1953
  • Jarma Lewis's primary photoJarma Lewis Ice Cream Customer  Less 70,928 1 1953
  • William Newell's primary photoWilliam Newell Arguing Husband  Less 77,019 1 1953
  • Paul Stader's primary photoPaul Stader Man in Picture Frame  Less 208,592 1 1953
  • Ted Stanhope's primary photoTed Stanhope Salesman  Less 108,157 1 1953
  • John Beradino's primary photoJohn Beradino Husky Man Who Grabs Lou's Tie  Less 51,246 1 1953
  • Jo-Carroll Dennison's primary photoJo-Carroll Dennison Ice Cream Customer  Less 77,562 1 1953
  • Harold Goodwin's primary photoHarold Goodwin Truck Driver  Less 99,498 1 1953
  • Hallene Hill's primary photoHallene Hill Little Old Lady  Less 125,232 1 1953
  • John Halloran's primary photoJohn Halloran Jack Halloran  Less 113,458 1 1953
  • Gloria Talbott's primary photoGloria Talbott Girl Who Lost Daddy's Shoes  Less 14,423 1 1953
  • Danny Beck's primary photoDanny Beck Nervous Man (uncredited)  Less 840,937 1 1952
  • Ronnie Clark's primary photoRonnie Clark First Kid (uncredited)  Less 271,125 1 1952
  • Virginia Gordon's primary photoVirginia Gordon Customer (uncredited)  Less 168,329 1 1952
  • Louis Lettieri's primary photoLouis Lettieri Third Kid (uncredited)  Less 160,479 1 1952
  • Peter Roman's primary photoPeter Roman Second Kid (uncredited)  Less 1,165,685 1 1952
  • Glenn Strange's primary photoGlenn Strange Big Tough Guy (uncredited)  Less 17,888 1 1952
  • Barbara Billingsley's primary photoBarbara Billingsley Becky the Cashier (uncredited)  Less 10,021 1 1953
  • Mel Blanc's primary photoMel Blanc Parrot (uncredited)  Less 8,803 1 1953
  • Jimmie Booth's primary photoJimmie Booth Barfly (uncredited)  Less 71,237 1 1953
  • Ralph Bucko's primary photoRalph Bucko Henchman (uncredited)  Less 242,377 1 1953
  • Cecil Combs's primary photoCecil Combs Barfly (uncredited)  Less 215,189 1 1953
  • John Daheim's primary photoJohn Daheim Brawler (uncredited)  Less 88,207 1 1953
  • Bess Flowers's primary photoBess Flowers Restaurant Patron (uncredited)  Less 32,780 1 1953
  • Dorothy Ford's primary photoDorothy Ford Miss Yummy (uncredited)  Less 72,497 1 1953
  • Robert Foulk's primary photoRobert Foulk Police Sergeant (uncredited)  Less 32,887 1 1953
  • Joyce Jameson's primary photoJoyce Jameson Blonde on Street (uncredited)  Less 8,536 1 1953
  • Tom Keene's primary photoTom Keene Joe (uncredited)  Less 69,447 1 1953
  • Phyllis Kennedy's primary photoPhyllis Kennedy Unattractive Waitress (uncredited)  Less 185,529 1 1953
  • Tom Kennedy's primary photoTom Kennedy Man Carrying Costello (uncredited)  Less 85,112 1 1953
  • Ethelreda Leopold's primary photoEthelreda Leopold Blonde Housewife (uncredited)  Less 122,786 1 1953
  • Harold Miller's primary photoHarold Miller Restaurant Patron (uncredited)  Less 82,959 1 1953
  • Burt Mustin's primary photoBurt Mustin Deaf Old Man (uncredited)  Less 15,299 1 1953
  • Jimmy Noel's primary photoJimmy Noel Barfly (uncredited)  Less 105,142 1 1953
  • Kathleen O'Malley's primary photoKathleen O'Malley Kathleen O'Malley--Contestant (uncredited)  Less 61,873 1 1953
  • Gloria Pall's primary photoGloria Pall Contestant #9 (uncredited)  Less 62,814 1 1953
  • Maudie Prickett's primary photoMaudie Prickett Woman in Casino (uncredited)  Less 38,734 1 1953
  • Harry Tyler's primary photoHarry Tyler License Bureau Clerk (uncredited)  Less 54,104 1 1953
  • Bud Wolfe's primary photoBud Wolfe Cook in Restaurant Brawl (uncredited)  Less 237,203 1 1953
  • Don Zelaya's primary photoDon Zelaya DeLeone (uncredited)  Less 100,513 1 1953
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