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The Abbott and Costello Show (1952–1953)

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 | Unknown See all »

Filmmakers (32)

ROLENAME

Cast

NAMESTARMETEREPISODE COUNTYEARS
  • Bud Abbott's primary photoBud Abbott Bud Abbott  Less 15,703 52 1952–1954
  • Lou Costello's primary photoLou Costello Lou Costello  Less 13,508 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 51,042 50 1952–1954
  • Gordon Jones's primary photoGordon Jones Mike Kelly / Col. Potts (in play) / Husband / Mike's Twin Brother  Less 38,780 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 41,545 26 1952–1954
  • Hillary Brooke's primary photoHillary Brooke Hillary Brooke / Hilary Brooke  Less 25,843 23 1952–1953
  • Joe Kirk's primary photoJoe Kirk Mr. Bacciagalupe / Double Crossing Dan / Drugstore Counter Customer / Indian  Less 64,551 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 453,844 17 1952–1953
  • Joe Besser's primary photoJoe Besser Stinky Davis  Less 33,446 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 129,715 10 1953
  • Bingo the Chimp's primary photoBingo the Chimp Bingo the Chimp / Bingo  Less 198,877 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 28,579 8 1953
  • Ray Walker's primary photoRay Walker Policeman / Police Lt. Smith / Retired Actors Home Man on Street / Smith  Less 81,208 5 1952–1953
  • Murray Leonard's primary photoMurray Leonard Doctor / Landlord / Man Phoning Chambersburg, Pennsylvania / The Commissioner  Less 211,799 5 1953
  • Renie Riano's primary photoRenie Riano Helen Davis / Mrs. Bronson / Woman going to Las Vegas / Woman on Street  Less 89,721 4 1953–1954
  • Veda Ann Borg's primary photoVeda Ann Borg Angry Wife / Crazy Lady / Eyewitness in Courtroom / Fifi  Less 30,856 4 1953
  • Lucien Littlefield's primary photoLucien Littlefield First Man / Julius Caesar / Mr. Whitcup / Retired Actors Home Man  Less 24,758 4 1953
  • Dorothy Granger's primary photoDorothy Granger Arguing Wife / Bit / Miss Smith--Nurse / Woman  Less 110,717 4 1953
  • Bob Hopkins's primary photoBob Hopkins Announcer / Capt. Grant / Psychiatrist / Quiz Show Host  Less 75,903 4 1953
  • Emory Parnell's primary photoEmory Parnell Bit / Police Sergeant at Firing Range / Sheriff  Less 92,313 3 1953
  • James Alexander's primary photoJames Alexander Captain / James Alexander--Contestant / Singing Cowboy  Less 137,064 3 1953
  • Harry Clexx's primary photoHarry Clexx Harry--Policeman / Mike / Uniformed Cop  Less 394,994 3 1953
  • Ralph Gamble's primary photoRalph Gamble Auctioneer / Blodgett / Jones  Less 342,638 3 1953
  • J. Anthony Hughes's primary photoJ. Anthony Hughes Bill / Man on Street / Second Workman  Less 340,706 3 1953
  • Syd Saylor's primary photoSyd Saylor Chuck / Second Panhandler / Sneezing Man  Less 101,874 3 1953
  • Isabel Randolph's primary photoIsabel Randolph Lady with $100 Bill / Mrs. Van Olsen / Olga Van Goo  Less 69,321 3 1953
  • Elvia Allman's primary photoElvia Allman Mrs. Crumbcake / Stinky's Mother  Less 26,269 3 1952–1953
  • Minerva Urecal's primary photoMinerva Urecal Indian Woman / Singing Student / Woman Checking Out Bud and Lou's Apartment  Less 29,564 3 1953
  • Eddie Parks's primary photoEddie Parks Man with Glasses / Man with Hearing Aid / Patient with Propeller on Head  Less 267,743 3 1953
  • Fortunio Bonanova's primary photoFortunio Bonanova Prof. Roberto / Uncle Bozzo  Less 66,910 2 1953
  • Dick Wessel's primary photoDick Wessel Bill Hart / Larry  Less 70,377 2 1953
  • Thurston Hall's primary photoThurston Hall Mr. Smith / Philanthropist  Less 100,339 2 1953
  • Connie Cezon's primary photoConnie Cezon Stella / Tunnel Girl  Less 80,049 2 1953
  • Claudia Barrett's primary photoClaudia Barrett Clara / Dora  Less 74,471 2 1953
  • Anthony Caruso's primary photoAnthony Caruso Black Bart / Scarpuss  Less 19,154 2 1953
  • George Chandler's primary photoGeorge Chandler First Panhandler / Henry Davis  Less 33,329 2 1953
  • Robert Cherry's primary photoRobert Cherry Nervous Rookie / Schultz--Nervous Soldier  Less 291,330 2 1953
  • Iris Adrian's primary photoIris Adrian Lady with Umbrella / Woman Who Slaps Lou  Less 38,548 2 1952
  • Benny Burt's primary photoBenny Burt Bank Robber / Spike  Less 234,187 2 1953
  • Lillian Bronson's primary photoLillian Bronson Ruby Kent  Less 49,685 2 1953
  • Charles Cane's primary photoCharles Cane City Councilman / Friendly Fields  Less 184,856 2 1953
  • Billy Varga's primary photoBilly Varga Big Guy  Less 583,682 2 1953
  • Ben Welden's primary photoBen Welden Gaston--Restaurant Manager / Judge  Less 48,546 2 1953
  • Virginia Christine's primary photoVirginia Christine Grateful Lady / Mrs. Jackson  Less 22,528 2 1952–1953
  • Vera Marshe's primary photoVera Marshe Tough Lady / Woman in 'Floogle Street' Routine  Less 107,297 2 1952–1953
  • Joe Devlin's primary photoJoe Devlin Bit / Man  Less 160,186 2 1953
  • Charles Anthony Hughes's primary photoCharles Anthony Hughes Bartender / Grocery Clerk  Less 265,437 2 1953
  • Paul Bryar's primary photoPaul Bryar George / Lefty's Partner  Less 42,170 2 1953
  • Nicla Di Bruno's primary photoNicla Di Bruno Nicla--Singer Phoning Italy / Singing Kissing Booth Girl  Less 826,252 2 1953
  • Robin Raymond's primary photoRobin Raymond Lady on Bench / Young Lady  Less 102,934 2 1952–1953
  • Alix Talton's primary photoAlix Talton Mrs. Ashton / Pet Shop Customer  Less 88,662 2 1953
  • Max Wagner's primary photoMax Wagner Chauffeur / First Workman  Less 87,099 2 1953
  • George Barrows's primary photoGeorge Barrows Bingo's Father / Gorilla  Less 118,960 2 1953
  • Walter Catlett's primary photoWalter Catlett Henry Thomas  Less 68,104 1 1953
  • Douglas Fowley's primary photoDouglas Fowley Lefty  Less 24,400 1 1953
  • Gloria Henry's primary photoGloria Henry Ruby Norton  Less 18,562 1 1953
  • Mary Beth Hughes's primary photoMary Beth Hughes Dixie King  Less 38,719 1 1953
  • Jean Porter's primary photoJean Porter Jean Wilson  Less 29,662 1 1953
  • Joe Sawyer's primary photoJoe Sawyer Chopper  Less 47,065 1 1953
  • Karen Sharpe's primary photoKaren Sharpe Sally Davis  Less 17,245 1 1953
  • June Vincent's primary photoJune Vincent Agnes  Less 43,331 1 1953
  • Jean Willes's primary photoJean Willes Doris Wentworth  Less 22,131 1 1953
  • Adele Jergens's primary photoAdele Jergens Maxine  Less 60,019 1
  • Max Baer's primary photoMax Baer Killer King  Less 15,681 1 1953
  • Lucille Barkley's primary photoLucille Barkley Peggy Wentworth  Less 225,049 1 1953
  • Ted Hecht's primary photoTed Hecht Steve Terry  Less 185,449 1 1953
  • Glenn Langan's primary photoGlenn Langan Rex  Less 41,936 1 1953
  • Noreen Nash's primary photoNoreen Nash June Thomas  Less 66,061 1 1953
  • Keith Richards's primary photoKeith Richards Bill Mason  Less 42,643 1 1953
  • Sara Haden's primary photoSara Haden Mrs. Bronson  Less 86,344 1
  • Phyllis Coates's primary photoPhyllis Coates Millie Montrose  Less 8,537 1 1953
  • G. Pat Collins's primary photoG. Pat Collins Slug  Less 92,062 1 1953
  • Byron Foulger's primary photoByron Foulger Dr. Bluzak  Less 46,195 1 1953
  • Frank Jara's primary photoFrank Jara Bone Bender Brodsky  Less 1,042,804 1 1953
  • Marjorie Reynolds's primary photoMarjorie Reynolds Nurse  Less 33,158 1 1953
  • Gloria Saunders's primary photoGloria Saunders Marie Thomas  Less 28,604 1 1953
  • Lyn Thomas's primary photoLyn Thomas Dot  Less 128,257 1 1953
  • Theodore von Eltz's primary photoTheodore von Eltz Henry Dunn  Less 122,358 1 1953
  • Edgar Dearing's primary photoEdgar Dearing Police Lt. Ryan  Less 166,532 1 1953
  • William Fawcett's primary photoWilliam Fawcett Mr. Scudder  Less 38,329 1 1953
  • Paul Fix's primary photoPaul Fix Lefty the Shiv  Less 9,465 1 1953
  • James Flavin's primary photoJames Flavin Joe Kelly  Less 62,461 1 1953
  • Raymond Hatton's primary photoRaymond Hatton Mr. Brooke  Less 52,726 1 1953
  • Herbert Heyes's primary photoHerbert Heyes J.J. Wentworth  Less 168,498 1 1953
  • Allen Jenkins's primary photoAllen Jenkins Retired Actors Home Man on Street  Less 32,740 1 1953
  • Helene Millard's primary photoHelene Millard Mrs. Featherton  Less 379,825 1 1953
  • Ray Montgomery's primary photoRay Montgomery Bob Lee  Less 76,880 1 1953
  • Horace Murphy's primary photoHorace Murphy Henry--Farmer  Less 342,539 1 1953
  • Frank Richards's primary photoFrank Richards Slug  Less 124,272 1 1953
  • Tracey Roberts's primary photoTracey Roberts Nancy Dixon  Less 135,356 1 1953
  • Tim Ryan's primary photoTim Ryan Police Lt. Smith  Less 85,682 1 1953
  • Jane Frazee's primary photoJane Frazee Gilda  Less 86,302 1
  • Florence Auer's primary photoFlorence Auer Sophie  Less 328,869 1 1953
  • Ralph 'Red' Berry's primary photoRalph 'Red' Berry Wild Red Barry  Less 3,386,705 1 1953
  • Robert Bice's primary photoRobert Bice Moose Miller  Less 63,820 1 1953
  • Charles Delaney's primary photoCharles Delaney Caraway  Less 398,754 1 1953
  • Pat Flaherty's primary photoPat Flaherty Jail guard  Less 41,058 1 1953
  • Percy Helton's primary photoPercy Helton Hap  Less 30,162 1 1953
  • Al Hill's primary photoAl Hill Lefty  Less 157,085 1 1953
  • Robert Karnes's primary photoRobert Karnes Jones--Flower Pot Man  Less 74,880 1 1953
  • Frank Marlowe's primary photoFrank Marlowe Steve Davis  Less 158,234 1 1953
  • Danny Morton's primary photoDanny Morton Corky Kane  Less 331,869 1 1953
  • Hank Patterson's primary photoHank Patterson The Tramp  Less 25,473 1 1953
  • Benny Rubin's primary photoBenny Rubin Sam  Less 74,893 1 1953
  • Ralph Sanford's primary photoRalph Sanford Police Sergeant  Less 102,114 1 1953
  • Sandra Spence's primary photoSandra Spence Mabel Murphy  Less 130,193 1 1953
  • Lyle Talbot's primary photoLyle Talbot Jimmy Dill  Less 17,516 1 1953
  • Emmett Vogan's primary photoEmmett Vogan Bank Manager  Less 123,909 1 1953
  • Anthony Warde's primary photoAnthony Warde Blackie  Less 127,872 1 1953
  • Sheila Bromley's primary photoSheila Bromley Joyce  Less 63,105 1
  • Henry Kulky's primary photoHenry Kulky Mulligan  Less 56,430 1
  • Claire Carleton's primary photoClaire Carleton Olga  Less 75,781 1 1953
  • Tommy Farrell's primary photoTommy Farrell Steve Becker  Less 99,475 1 1953
  • Dick Gordon's primary photoDick Gordon Col. Davis  Less 367,126 1 1953
  • Joe Haworth's primary photoJoe Haworth Tom  Less 176,070 1 1953
  • Jan Kayne's primary photoJan Kayne Columbine  Less 153,041 1 1953
  • Ray Lennert's primary photoRay Lennert Ryan  Less 1,429,108 1 1953
  • Richard Norris's primary photoRichard Norris A Young Man  Less 556,029 1 1953
  • Lou Nova's primary photoLou Nova Butch  Less 202,028 1 1953
  • Lee Patrick's primary photoLee Patrick Grocery Store Customer  Less 14,594 1 1953
  • Gerry Pattison's primary photoGerry Pattison Cora  Less 2,604,634 1 1953
  • Frank J. Scannell's primary photoFrank J. Scannell Croupier  Less 98,844 1 1953
  • Shirley Tegge's primary photoShirley Tegge Girl  Less 170,307 1 1953
  • Dorothy Vaughan's primary photoDorothy Vaughan Sarah  Less 123,985 1 1953
  • Selene Walters's primary photoSelene Walters Young Woman  Less 119,198 1 1953
  • Kathryn Sheldon's primary photoKathryn Sheldon Stenographer  Less 286,157 1
  • Robert J. Wilke's primary photoRobert J. Wilke Mike Brodie  Less 16,323 1
  • Stanley Andrews's primary photoStanley Andrews Judge Henry Q. Crumbcake  Less 32,092 1 1952
  • Jeanne Baird's primary photoJeanne Baird Helen  Less 88,074 1 1953
  • Judy Clark's primary photoJudy Clark Young Woman  Less 290,403 1 1953
  • Joyce Compton's primary photoJoyce Compton Girl at Drivers License Bureau  Less 31,359 1 1953
  • Charlie Hall's primary photoCharlie Hall Jake - Roofer  Less 74,957 1 1953
  • Grace Hayle's primary photoGrace Hayle Mrs. Lumpkins  Less 217,396 1 1953
  • Lou Krugman's primary photoLou Krugman Sinister Man  Less 39,556 1 1953
  • Sarah Padden's primary photoSarah Padden Old Lady on Street  Less 109,480 1 1953
  • Joey Ray's primary photoJoey Ray Nightclub Boss  Less 150,193 1 1953
  • Michael Ross's primary photoMichael Ross Lefty  Less 112,081 1 1953
  • Charles Williams's primary photoCharles Williams Duncan  Less 125,666 1 1953
  • Jack Mulhall's primary photoJack Mulhall Cop  Less 106,661 1
  • Jack Rice's primary photoJack Rice Digby--Butler  Less 486,511 1
  • Creighton Hale's primary photoCreighton Hale Carson  Less 98,709 1 1953
  • Charles Halton's primary photoCharles Halton Jones  Less 87,442 1 1953
  • Teddy Infuhr's primary photoTeddy Infuhr Fresh Kid  Less 184,339 1 1953
  • Joseph La Cava's primary photoJoseph La Cava Joe  Less 318,021 1 1953
  • Ruth Lee's primary photoRuth Lee Myra  Less 149,231 1 1953
  • Jarma Lewis's primary photoJarma Lewis Ice Cream Customer  Less 109,462 1 1953
  • William Newell's primary photoWilliam Newell Arguing Husband  Less 144,153 1 1953
  • Paul Stader's primary photoPaul Stader Man in Picture Frame  Less 116,441 1 1953
  • Ted Stanhope's primary photoTed Stanhope Salesman  Less 224,549 1 1953
  • Tristram Coffin's primary photoTristram Coffin Foster  Less 50,814 1
  • Rex Lease's primary photoRex Lease Bartender  Less 105,085 1
  • John Beradino's primary photoJohn Beradino Husky Man Who Grabs Lou's Tie  Less 49,050 1 1953
  • Jo-Carroll Dennison's primary photoJo-Carroll Dennison Ice Cream Customer  Less 134,146 1 1953
  • Harold Goodwin's primary photoHarold Goodwin Truck Driver  Less 71,198 1 1953
  • Hallene Hill's primary photoHallene Hill Little Old Lady  Less 116,434 1 1953
  • Bess Flowers's primary photoBess Flowers Diner at Elegant Restaurant  Less 39,735 1 1953
  • John Halloran's primary photoJohn Halloran Jack Halloran  Less 129,631 1 1953
  • Gloria Talbott's primary photoGloria Talbott Girl Who Lost Daddy's Shoes  Less 16,621 1 1953
  • Danny Beck's primary photoDanny Beck Nervous Man (uncredited)  Less 262,338 1 1952
  • Ronnie Clark's primary photoRonnie Clark First Kid (uncredited)  Less 217,930 1 1952
  • Virginia Gordon's primary photoVirginia Gordon Customer (uncredited)  Less 119,763 1 1952
  • Louis Lettieri's primary photoLouis Lettieri Third Kid (uncredited)  Less 152,060 1 1952
  • Peter Roman's primary photoPeter Roman Second Kid (uncredited)  Less 314,988 1 1952
  • Glenn Strange's primary photoGlenn Strange Big Tough Guy (uncredited)  Less 18,871 1 1952
  • Barbara Billingsley's primary photoBarbara Billingsley Becky the Cashier (uncredited)  Less 10,907 1 1953
  • Mel Blanc's primary photoMel Blanc Parrot (uncredited)  Less 9,817 1 1953
  • Jimmie Booth's primary photoJimmie Booth Barfly (uncredited)  Less 107,095 1 1953
  • Ralph Bucko's primary photoRalph Bucko Henchman (uncredited)  Less 306,493 1 1953
  • Cecil Combs's primary photoCecil Combs Barfly (uncredited)  Less 268,419 1 1953
  • Dorothy Ford's primary photoDorothy Ford Miss Yummy (uncredited)  Less 58,818 1 1953
  • Robert Foulk's primary photoRobert Foulk Police Sergeant (uncredited)  Less 39,870 1 1953
  • Joyce Jameson's primary photoJoyce Jameson Blonde on Street (uncredited)  Less 8,980 1 1953
  • Tom Keene's primary photoTom Keene Joe (uncredited)  Less 78,219 1 1953
  • Phyllis Kennedy's primary photoPhyllis Kennedy Unattractive Waitress (uncredited)  Less 160,188 1 1953
  • Tom Kennedy's primary photoTom Kennedy Man Carrying Costello (uncredited)  Less 73,458 1 1953
  • Ethelreda Leopold's primary photoEthelreda Leopold Blonde Housewife (uncredited)  Less 122,450 1 1953
  • Burt Mustin's primary photoBurt Mustin Deaf Old Man (uncredited)  Less 16,274 1 1953
  • Jimmy Noel's primary photoJimmy Noel Barfly (uncredited)  Less 111,995 1 1953
  • Kathleen O'Malley's primary photoKathleen O'Malley Kathleen O'Malley--Contestant (uncredited)  Less 39,610 1 1953
  • Gloria Pall's primary photoGloria Pall Contestant #9 (uncredited)  Less 36,087 1 1953
  • Harry Tyler's primary photoHarry Tyler License Bureau Clerk (uncredited)  Less 87,533 1 1953
  • Don Zelaya's primary photoDon Zelaya DeLeone (uncredited)  Less 415,354 1 1953
  • John Daheim's primary photoJohn Daheim Brawler (uncredited)  Less 141,189 1
  • Bud Wolfe's primary photoBud Wolfe Cook in Restaurant Brawl (uncredited)  Less 495,527 1
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