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The Abbott and Costello Show (1952–1957)

TV-GTV Series25 min.Comedy | Family
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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 18,451 52 1952–1954
  • Lou Costello's primary photoLou Costello Lou Costello  Less 13,162 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 73,047 50 1952–1954
  • Gordon Jones's primary photoGordon Jones Mike Kelly / Col. Potts (in play) / Husband / Mike's Cousin  Less 25,643 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 56,062 26 1952–1954
  • Hillary Brooke's primary photoHillary Brooke Hillary Brooke / Hilary Brooke  Less 17,859 23 1952–1953
  • Joe Kirk's primary photoJoe Kirk Mr. Bacciagalupe / Double Crossing Dan / Drugstore Counter Customer / Indian  Less 115,611 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 423,356 17 1952–1953
  • Joe Besser's primary photoJoe Besser Stinky Davis  Less 21,176 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 123,975 12 1953
  • Bingo the Chimp's primary photoBingo the Chimp Bingo the Chimp / Bingo  Less 105,908 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 12,156 8 1953
  • Ray Walker's primary photoRay Walker Policeman / Police Lt. Smith / Retired Actors Home Man on Street / Smith  Less 62,035 5 1952–1953
  • Murray Leonard's primary photoMurray Leonard Doctor / Landlord / Man Phoning Chambersburg, Pennsylvania / The Commissioner  Less 323,246 5 1953
  • Renie Riano's primary photoRenie Riano Helen Davis / Mrs. Bronson / Woman going to Las Vegas / Woman on Street  Less 89,354 4 1953–1954
  • Veda Ann Borg's primary photoVeda Ann Borg Angry Wife / Crazy Lady / Eyewitness in Courtroom / Fifi  Less 21,992 4 1953
  • Lucien Littlefield's primary photoLucien Littlefield First Man / Julius Caesar / Mr. Whitcup / Retired Actors Home Man  Less 78,602 4 1953
  • Dorothy Granger's primary photoDorothy Granger Arguing Wife / Bit / Hercules Wife at Carnival / Miss Smith--Nurse  Less 62,787 4 1953
  • Bob Hopkins's primary photoBob Hopkins Announcer / Capt. Grant / Psychiatrist / Quiz Show Host  Less 148,967 4 1953
  • Emory Parnell's primary photoEmory Parnell Bit / Police Sergeant at Firing Range / Sheriff  Less 47,342 3 1953
  • James Alexander's primary photoJames Alexander Captain / James Alexander--Contestant / Singing Cowboy  Less 129,054 3 1953
  • Harry Clexx's primary photoHarry Clexx Harry--Policeman / Mike / Uniformed Cop  Less 331,155 3 1953
  • Ralph Gamble's primary photoRalph Gamble Auctioneer / Blodgett / Jones  Less 1,408,518 3 1953
  • J. Anthony Hughes's primary photoJ. Anthony Hughes Bill / Man on Street / Second Workman  Less 458,845 3 1953
  • Syd Saylor's primary photoSyd Saylor Chuck / Second Panhandler / Sneezing Man  Less 53,938 3 1953
  • Isabel Randolph's primary photoIsabel Randolph Lady with $100 Bill / Mrs. Van Olsen / Olga Van Goo  Less 52,773 3 1953
  • Elvia Allman's primary photoElvia Allman Mrs. Crumbcake / Stinky's Mother  Less 34,286 3 1952–1953
  • Joe Devlin's primary photoJoe Devlin Bit / Man / Motorcycle Cop  Less 120,733 3 1953–1954
  • Minerva Urecal's primary photoMinerva Urecal Indian Woman / Singing Student / Woman Checking Out Bud and Lou's Apartment  Less 38,280 3 1953
  • Eddie Parks's primary photoEddie Parks Man with Glasses / Man with Hearing Aid / Patient with Propeller on Head  Less 617,213 3 1953
  • Fortunio Bonanova's primary photoFortunio Bonanova Prof. Roberto / Uncle Bozzo  Less 47,439 2 1953
  • Dick Wessel's primary photoDick Wessel Bill Hart / Larry  Less 34,123 2 1953
  • Thurston Hall's primary photoThurston Hall J. Peter Stuyvesant - Philanthropist / Mr. Smith  Less 49,368 2 1953
  • Connie Cezon's primary photoConnie Cezon Stella / Tunnel Girl  Less 65,596 2 1953
  • Claudia Barrett's primary photoClaudia Barrett Clara / Dora  Less 59,614 2 1953
  • Anthony Caruso's primary photoAnthony Caruso Black Bart / Scarpuss  Less 14,873 2 1953
  • George Chandler's primary photoGeorge Chandler First Panhandler / Henry Davis  Less 26,829 2 1953
  • Robert Cherry's primary photoRobert Cherry Nervous Rookie / Schultz--Nervous Soldier  Less 423,996 2 1953
  • Iris Adrian's primary photoIris Adrian Lady with Umbrella / Woman Who Slaps Lou  Less 35,759 2 1952
  • Benny Burt's primary photoBenny Burt Bank Robber / Spike  Less 317,136 2 1953
  • Lillian Bronson's primary photoLillian Bronson Ruby Kent  Less 28,111 2 1953
  • Charles Cane's primary photoCharles Cane City Councilman / Friendly Fields  Less 161,587 2 1953
  • Billy Varga's primary photoBilly Varga Big Guy  Less 251,087 2 1953
  • Ben Welden's primary photoBen Welden Gaston--Restaurant Manager / Judge  Less 36,275 2 1953
  • Virginia Christine's primary photoVirginia Christine Grateful Lady / Mrs. Jackson  Less 14,774 2 1952–1953
  • Vera Marshe's primary photoVera Marshe Tough Lady / Woman in 'Floogle Street' Routine  Less 49,306 2 1952–1953
  • Charles Anthony Hughes's primary photoCharles Anthony Hughes Bartender / Grocery Clerk  Less 209,885 2 1953
  • Paul Bryar's primary photoPaul Bryar George / Lefty's Partner  Less 36,611 2 1953
  • Nicla Di Bruno's primary photoNicla Di Bruno Nicla--Singer Phoning Italy / Singing Kissing Booth Girl  Less 624,028 2 1953
  • Robin Raymond's primary photoRobin Raymond Lady on Bench / Young Lady  Less 73,693 2 1952–1953
  • Alix Talton's primary photoAlix Talton Mrs. Ashton / Pet Shop Customer  Less 42,751 2 1953
  • Max Wagner's primary photoMax Wagner Chauffeur / First Workman  Less 54,390 2 1953
  • Jack Rice's primary photoJack Rice Digby - the Butler / Frantic Patient  Less 336,880 2 1953
  • George Barrows's primary photoGeorge Barrows Bingo's Father / Gorilla  Less 92,462 2 1953
  • Walter Catlett's primary photoWalter Catlett Henry Thomas  Less 42,838 1 1953
  • Douglas Fowley's primary photoDouglas Fowley Lefty  Less 16,445 1 1953
  • Gloria Henry's primary photoGloria Henry Ruby Norton  Less 25,732 1 1953
  • Mary Beth Hughes's primary photoMary Beth Hughes Dixie King  Less 30,372 1 1953
  • Adele Jergens's primary photoAdele Jergens Maxine  Less 28,414 1 1953
  • Jean Porter's primary photoJean Porter Jean Wilson  Less 33,056 1 1953
  • Joe Sawyer's primary photoJoe Sawyer Chopper  Less 24,555 1 1953
  • Karen Sharpe's primary photoKaren Sharpe Sally Davis  Less 17,289 1 1953
  • June Vincent's primary photoJune Vincent Agnes  Less 30,787 1 1953
  • Jean Willes's primary photoJean Willes Doris Wentworth  Less 21,594 1 1953
  • Max Baer's primary photoMax Baer Killer King  Less 5,178 1 1953
  • Lucille Barkley's primary photoLucille Barkley Peggy Wentworth  Less 410,702 1 1953
  • Sara Haden's primary photoSara Haden Mrs. Bronson  Less 62,076 1 1953
  • Ted Hecht's primary photoTed Hecht Steve Terry  Less 191,413 1 1953
  • Glenn Langan's primary photoGlenn Langan Rex  Less 56,111 1 1953
  • Noreen Nash's primary photoNoreen Nash June Thomas  Less 47,643 1 1953
  • Keith Richards's primary photoKeith Richards Bill Mason  Less 45,094 1 1953
  • Phyllis Coates's primary photoPhyllis Coates Millie Montrose  Less 12,741 1 1953
  • G. Pat Collins's primary photoG. Pat Collins Slug  Less 107,310 1 1953
  • Byron Foulger's primary photoByron Foulger Dr. Bluzak  Less 19,875 1 1953
  • Frank Jara's primary photoFrank Jara Bone Bender Brodsky  Less 3,683,216 1 1953
  • Marjorie Reynolds's primary photoMarjorie Reynolds Nurse  Less 23,467 1 1953
  • Gloria Saunders's primary photoGloria Saunders Marie Thomas  Less 82,669 1 1953
  • Lyn Thomas's primary photoLyn Thomas Dot  Less 96,884 1 1953
  • Theodore von Eltz's primary photoTheodore von Eltz Henry Dunn  Less 107,102 1 1953
  • Edgar Dearing's primary photoEdgar Dearing Police Lt. Ryan  Less 94,426 1 1953
  • William Fawcett's primary photoWilliam Fawcett Mr. Scudder  Less 17,461 1 1953
  • Paul Fix's primary photoPaul Fix Lefty the Shiv  Less 9,033 1 1953
  • James Flavin's primary photoJames Flavin Joe Kelly  Less 34,755 1 1953
  • Jane Frazee's primary photoJane Frazee Gilda  Less 76,266 1 1953
  • Raymond Hatton's primary photoRaymond Hatton Mr. Brooke  Less 40,222 1 1953
  • Herbert Heyes's primary photoHerbert Heyes J.J. Wentworth  Less 39,831 1 1953
  • Allen Jenkins's primary photoAllen Jenkins Retired Actors Home Man on Street  Less 21,204 1 1953
  • Helene Millard's primary photoHelene Millard Mrs. Featherton  Less 286,383 1 1953
  • Ray Montgomery's primary photoRay Montgomery Bob Lee  Less 76,009 1 1953
  • Horace Murphy's primary photoHorace Murphy Henry--Farmer  Less 193,193 1 1953
  • Frank Richards's primary photoFrank Richards Slug  Less 95,240 1 1953
  • Tracey Roberts's primary photoTracey Roberts Nancy Dixon  Less 82,276 1 1953
  • Tim Ryan's primary photoTim Ryan Police Lt. Smith  Less 57,325 1 1953
  • Florence Auer's primary photoFlorence Auer Sophie  Less 136,009 1 1953
  • Ralph 'Red' Berry's primary photoRalph 'Red' Berry Wild Red Barry  Less 2,279,087 1 1953
  • Robert Bice's primary photoRobert Bice Moose Miller  Less 41,054 1 1953
  • Sheila Bromley's primary photoSheila Bromley Joyce  Less 31,300 1 1953
  • Charles Delaney's primary photoCharles Delaney Caraway  Less 276,466 1 1953
  • Pat Flaherty's primary photoPat Flaherty Jail Guard  Less 31,730 1 1953
  • Percy Helton's primary photoPercy Helton Hap  Less 17,388 1 1953
  • Al Hill's primary photoAl Hill Lefty  Less 100,217 1 1953
  • Robert Karnes's primary photoRobert Karnes Jones--Flower Pot Man  Less 29,692 1 1953
  • Henry Kulky's primary photoHenry Kulky Mulligan  Less 74,800 1 1953
  • Frank Marlowe's primary photoFrank Marlowe Steve Davis  Less 122,833 1 1953
  • Danny Morton's primary photoDanny Morton Corky Kane  Less 630,370 1 1953
  • Hank Patterson's primary photoHank Patterson The Tramp  Less 21,050 1 1953
  • Benny Rubin's primary photoBenny Rubin Sam  Less 30,320 1 1953
  • Ralph Sanford's primary photoRalph Sanford Police Sergeant  Less 63,484 1 1953
  • Sandra Spence's primary photoSandra Spence Mabel Murphy  Less 282,184 1 1953
  • Lyle Talbot's primary photoLyle Talbot Jimmy Dill  Less 24,257 1 1953
  • Emmett Vogan's primary photoEmmett Vogan Bank Manager  Less 128,065 1 1953
  • Anthony Warde's primary photoAnthony Warde Blackie  Less 97,862 1 1953
  • Claire Carleton's primary photoClaire Carleton Olga  Less 41,463 1 1953
  • Tommy Farrell's primary photoTommy Farrell Steve Becker  Less 54,005 1 1953
  • Dick Gordon's primary photoDick Gordon Col. Davis  Less 173,527 1 1953
  • Joe Haworth's primary photoJoe Haworth Tom  Less 134,900 1 1953
  • Jan Kayne's primary photoJan Kayne Columbine  Less 481,743 1 1953
  • Ray Lennert's primary photoRay Lennert Ryan  Less 1,173,820 1 1953
  • Richard Norris's primary photoRichard Norris A Young Man  Less 360,622 1 1953
  • Lou Nova's primary photoLou Nova Butch  Less 264,099 1 1953
  • Lee Patrick's primary photoLee Patrick Grocery Store Customer  Less 18,382 1 1953
  • Gerry Pattison's primary photoGerry Pattison Cora  Less 2,527,063 1 1953
  • Frank J. Scannell's primary photoFrank J. Scannell Croupier  Less 194,709 1 1953
  • Kathryn Sheldon's primary photoKathryn Sheldon Stenographer  Less 278,850 1 1953
  • Shirley Tegge's primary photoShirley Tegge Girl  Less 167,650 1 1953
  • Dorothy Vaughan's primary photoDorothy Vaughan Sarah  Less 62,676 1 1953
  • Selene Walters's primary photoSelene Walters Young Woman  Less 109,704 1 1953
  • Robert J. Wilke's primary photoRobert J. Wilke Mike Brodie  Less 14,104 1 1953
  • Stanley Andrews's primary photoStanley Andrews Judge Henry Q. Crumbcake  Less 27,320 1 1952
  • Jeanne Baird's primary photoJeanne Baird Helen  Less 239,517 1 1953
  • Judy Clark's primary photoJudy Clark Young Woman  Less 107,071 1 1953
  • Joyce Compton's primary photoJoyce Compton Girl at Drivers License Bureau  Less 46,012 1 1953
  • Charlie Hall's primary photoCharlie Hall Jake - Roofer  Less 51,652 1 1953
  • Grace Hayle's primary photoGrace Hayle Mrs. Lumpkins  Less 99,519 1 1953
  • Lou Krugman's primary photoLou Krugman Sinister Man  Less 44,165 1 1953
  • Jack Mulhall's primary photoJack Mulhall Cop  Less 61,632 1 1953
  • Sarah Padden's primary photoSarah Padden Old Lady on Street  Less 74,607 1 1953
  • Joey Ray's primary photoJoey Ray Nightclub Boss  Less 281,660 1 1953
  • Michael Ross's primary photoMichael Ross Lefty  Less 115,872 1 1953
  • Charles Williams's primary photoCharles Williams Duncan  Less 111,540 1 1953
  • Tristram Coffin's primary photoTristram Coffin Foster  Less 37,961 1 1953
  • Creighton Hale's primary photoCreighton Hale Carson  Less 66,470 1 1953
  • Charles Halton's primary photoCharles Halton Jones  Less 48,305 1 1953
  • Teddy Infuhr's primary photoTeddy Infuhr Fresh Kid  Less 118,012 1 1953
  • Joseph La Cava's primary photoJoseph La Cava Joe  Less 122,237 1 1953
  • Rex Lease's primary photoRex Lease Bartender  Less 52,829 1 1953
  • Ruth Lee's primary photoRuth Lee Myra  Less 172,684 1 1953
  • Jarma Lewis's primary photoJarma Lewis Ice Cream Customer  Less 82,383 1 1953
  • William Newell's primary photoWilliam Newell Arguing Husband  Less 102,189 1 1953
  • Paul Stader's primary photoPaul Stader Man in Picture Frame  Less 167,593 1 1953
  • Ted Stanhope's primary photoTed Stanhope Salesman  Less 123,795 1 1953
  • John Beradino's primary photoJohn Beradino Husky Man Who Grabs Lou's Tie  Less 31,477 1 1953
  • Jo-Carroll Dennison's primary photoJo-Carroll Dennison Ice Cream Customer  Less 140,925 1 1953
  • Harold Goodwin's primary photoHarold Goodwin Truck Driver  Less 65,865 1 1953
  • Hallene Hill's primary photoHallene Hill Mrs. Gillicuddy - Little Old Lady  Less 138,516 1 1953
  • Sam Harris's primary photoSam Harris Man on Street / Passerby (uncredited)  Less 63,393 2 1953
  • Danny Beck's primary photoDanny Beck Nervous Man (uncredited)  Less 361,133 1 1952
  • Ronnie Clark's primary photoRonnie Clark First Kid (uncredited)  Less 433,891 1 1952
  • Virginia Gordon's primary photoVirginia Gordon Customer (uncredited)  Less 37,157 1 1952
  • Louis Lettieri's primary photoLouis Lettieri Third Kid (uncredited)  Less 145,172 1 1952
  • Peter Roman's primary photoPeter Roman Second Kid (uncredited)  Less 1,034,048 1 1952
  • Glenn Strange's primary photoGlenn Strange Big Tough Guy (uncredited)  Less 16,263 1 1952
  • Joanne Arnold's primary photoJoanne Arnold Making a phone call (uncredited)  Less 268,543 1 1953
  • Walter Bacon's primary photoWalter Bacon Observer on Street (uncredited)  Less 88,441 1 1953
  • Barbara Billingsley's primary photoBarbara Billingsley Becky the Cashier (uncredited)  Less 10,056 1 1953
  • Mel Blanc's primary photoMel Blanc Parrot (uncredited)  Less 10,339 1 1953
  • Jimmie Booth's primary photoJimmie Booth Barfly (uncredited)  Less 144,960 1 1953
  • Ralph Brooks's primary photoRalph Brooks Party Guest (uncredited)  Less 126,891 1 1953
  • Ralph Bucko's primary photoRalph Bucko Henchman (uncredited)  Less 86,098 1 1953
  • Cecil Combs's primary photoCecil Combs Barfly (uncredited)  Less 169,278 1 1953
  • Russell Custer's primary photoRussell Custer Man at Auction (uncredited)  Less 127,414 1 1953
  • John Daheim's primary photoJohn Daheim Brawler (uncredited)  Less 89,892 1 1953
  • Bess Flowers's primary photoBess Flowers Restaurant Patron (uncredited)  Less 35,585 1 1953
  • Dorothy Ford's primary photoDorothy Ford Miss Yummy (uncredited)  Less 44,499 1 1953
  • Robert Foulk's primary photoRobert Foulk Police Sergeant (uncredited)  Less 22,375 1 1953
  • Kenneth Gibson's primary photoKenneth Gibson Party Guest (uncredited)  Less 198,571 1 1953
  • John Halloran's primary photoJohn Halloran Judo Instructor (uncredited)  Less 187,653 1 1953
  • Joyce Jameson's primary photoJoyce Jameson Blonde on Street (uncredited)  Less 5,927 1 1953
  • Tom Keene's primary photoTom Keene Joe (uncredited)  Less 39,332 1 1953
  • Phyllis Kennedy's primary photoPhyllis Kennedy Unattractive Waitress (uncredited)  Less 77,633 1 1953
  • Tom Kennedy's primary photoTom Kennedy Man Carrying Costello (uncredited)  Less 44,126 1 1953
  • Ethelreda Leopold's primary photoEthelreda Leopold Blonde Housewife (uncredited)  Less 146,401 1 1953
  • Wilbur Mack's primary photoWilbur Mack Party Guest (uncredited)  Less 175,720 1 1953
  • Hank Mann's primary photoHank Mann Man at Auction (uncredited)  Less 39,816 1 1953
  • Harold Miller's primary photoHarold Miller Restaurant Patron (uncredited)  Less 62,150 1 1953
  • John 'Skins' Miller's primary photoJohn 'Skins' Miller Retired Actors Home Magician (uncredited)  Less 197,669 1 1953
  • Boyd 'Red' Morgan's primary photoBoyd 'Red' Morgan Judo Student (uncredited)  Less 73,766 1 1953
  • Burt Mustin's primary photoBurt Mustin Deaf Old Man (uncredited)  Less 14,336 1 1953
  • Jimmy Noel's primary photoJimmy Noel Barfly (uncredited)  Less 114,154 1 1953
  • Frank O'Connor's primary photoFrank O'Connor Passerby (uncredited)  Less 67,678 1 1953
  • Kathleen O'Malley's primary photoKathleen O'Malley Kathleen O'Malley--Contestant (uncredited)  Less 55,863 1 1953
  • Gloria Pall's primary photoGloria Pall Contestant #9 (uncredited)  Less 68,483 1 1953
  • Jack Perry's primary photoJack Perry Passerby (uncredited)  Less 136,277 1 1953
  • Maudie Prickett's primary photoMaudie Prickett Woman in Casino (uncredited)  Less 21,472 1 1953
  • Carl Sklover's primary photoCarl Sklover Passerby (uncredited)  Less 131,783 1 1953
  • Harry Tyler's primary photoHarry Tyler License Bureau Clerk (uncredited)  Less 55,186 1 1953
  • Bud Wolfe's primary photoBud Wolfe Cook in Restaurant Brawl (uncredited)  Less 141,777 1 1953
  • Don Zelaya's primary photoDon Zelaya DeLeone (uncredited)  Less 431,497 1 1953
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