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Also Known As: Died: April 6, 2017
Born: May 8, 1926 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Toy Story 4 (2019)
Storyline is under wraps.
2.
Zookeeper (2011)
The animals at the Franklin Park Zoo love their kindhearted caretaker, Griffin Keyes. Finding himself more comfortable with a lion than a lady, Griffin decides the only way to get a girl in his life is to leave the zoo and find a more glamorous job. The animals, in a panic, decide to break their time-honored code of silence and reveal their biggest secret: they can talk! To keep Griffin from leaving, they decide to teach him the rules of courtship - animal style.
3.
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Woody, Buzz, and all of Andy's loyal toys have spent their whole lives with him. But Andy has grown up and now it's time for him to leave home and go to university, so the toys are packed away. By mistake, the boxes they are in are sent to a nursery school. At first, the toys think that their new ho
4.
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (2010)
A glimpse into the comedic process and private dramas of legendary comedian and pop icon Joan Rivers as she fights tooth and nail to keep her American dream alive.
5.
Baby-O (2007)
The story of a down-on-his-luck talent manager Mikey,falls in love with his cjazz-singing client, and finds himself smack in the middle of the perennial love triangle.
6.
Wool Cap, The (2005) as Ira
A kindhearted, mute janitor, Gigot, befriends and looks after a drug addict's little girl after she is orphaned. Together, they find hope and friendship in their troubled lives.
7.
Aristocrats, The (2005) as Himself
Comedy veterans and co-creators Penn Jillette and Paul Provenza capitalize on thier insider status and invite over 100 of their closest friends--who happen to be some of the biggest names in entertainment, from George Carlin, Whoopi Goldberg, Drew Cary to Gilbert Gottfried, Bob Saget, Paul Reiser an
8.
Toy Story 2 (1999)
The adventures of toys Woody and Buzz Lightyear continue when their owner Andy goes off to summer camp, leaving them to their own devices. Things take a bad turn when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody because he is a highly valuable collector's item. Buzz Lightyear, Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Do
9.
Toy Story 2 (1999)
The adventures of toys Woody and Buzz Lightyear continue when their owner Andy goes off to summer camp, leaving them to their own devices. Things take a bad turn when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody because he is a highly valuable collector's item. Buzz Lightyear, Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Do
10.
Quest for Camelot (1998) as Voice Of 'Cornwall' The Two-Headed Dragon
An Arthurian romance tale of an independent young woman and a handsome young man who embark upon a dangerous quest for the Holy Grail in order to save King Arthur's kingdom, while also trying to save the woman's sister from the evil Baron Ruber.
11.
Dirty Work (1998) as Hamilton
A loser finds success when he opens a business which specializes in getting revenge.
12.
Dennis the Menace Strikes Again (1998) as Mr Wilson
Dennis Mitchell continues to menace his neighbor Mr. Wilson.
13.
Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's (1996) as Himself
Capturing a behind-the-scenes look at the real life humor and drama surrounding the legendary Hollywood haunt that served the stars for 59 years. As the clock ticks toward Chasen's final day, the film captures everything from the last Oscar party to the tearful farewells of closing night. Eras colli
14.
Toy Story (1995) as Voice Of Mr Potato Head
Woody, a traditional pull-string talking cowboy, has long enjoyed a place of honor as the favorite among six-year-old Andy's menagerie of toys. Quick to calm their anxieties about being replaced by newer arrivals, Woody finds his own confidence shaken, and his status as top toy in jeopardy, upon the
15.
Casino (1995) as Billy Sherbert
A mafia drama exposes the inner workings of a corrupt Las Vegas casino.
16.
Toy Story (1995)
Woody, a traditional pull-string talking cowboy, has long enjoyed a place of honor as the favorite among six-year-old Andy's menagerie of toys. Quick to calm their anxieties about being replaced by newer arrivals, Woody finds his own confidence shaken, and his status as top toy in jeopardy, upon the
17.
Innocent Blood (1992) as Emmanuel Bergman
A moral female vampire who preys only on killers, meets her match when one of her victims becomes an evil vampire.
18.
Keaton's Cop (1990) as Jake Barber
A retired paroled mobster aids a veteran policeman to take on a Mob boss.
19.
For the Love of It (1980) as Jim Joy
This zany romantic comedy, which turns out to be one long car chase, has model Deborah Raffin and love-struck medical student Jeff Conaway pursued by assorted villains, bumbling government agents, a bus-load of Elvis Presley look-alikes, a jeep-driving matron and others, for a passel of foreign secr
20.
The Love Machine (1971) as Announcer
John Phillip Law, Dyan Cannon, Robert Ryan, Jackie Cooper, David Hemmings, Maureen Arthur, Shecky Greene, Jodi Wexler. Based on the best-selling pulp novel by Jacqueline Susann, this behind-the-scenes expose of a national television network follows the career of a ruthless executive who sleeps his way to the top. The music score includes two songs by Dionne Warwick - "He''s Moving On" & "Amanda''s Theme".
21.
Kelly's Heroes (1970) as Crapgame
An American platoon tries to recover buried treasure behind enemy lines.
22.
Where It's At (1969) as Willie
A Vegas casino owner teaches his son the gambling business.
23.
The Money Jungle (1968) as Harry Darkwater
24.
Enter Laughing (1967) as Harry Hamburger
An aspiring actor gets a job with a broken-down theatre company.
25.
Beach Blanket Bingo (1965) as Big Drop
The surfing gang rescues a beautiful singer from evil bikers.
26.
Muscle Beach Party (1964) as Jack Fanny
The beach gang goes head-to-head with the bodybuilders of a new gym that's interfering with their strip on the sand.
27.
Bikini Beach (1964) as Big Drag
A millionaire tries to prove that his pet chimp is as smart as the local teens.
28.
X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963) as Crane
A doctor uses special eye drops to give himself x-ray vision, but the new power has disastrous consequences.
29.
The Rat Race (1960) as Nelson Miller
A musician newly arrived in New York takes in a taxi dancer.
30.
The Rabbit Trap (1959) as
A working stiff risks his job to save a rabbit left behind during his family's vacation.
31.
Run Silent Run Deep (1958) as Petty officer 1st class Ruby
Officers on a WWII submarine clash during a perilous Pacific tour.

Cast (special)

32.
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007)
A portrait of comedian Don Rickles who continues to entertain us at age 81.
33.
Las Vegas Live! (2004) as Interviewee
A chonicle of the city of Las Vegas' rise, from its early gritty inception to its current form as a family-oriented tourist attraction, featuring clips and interviews with some of Vegas' most famous figures, past and present.
34.
100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time (2004) as Honoree (Archival Footage)
Comedy Central celebrates the best in stand-up comedy, as comedian panelists Dom Irrera, Judy Gold, Mario Joyner, and Greg Giraldo count down the top 100 comics of all time.
35.
100 Years of Hope and Humor (2003) as Interviewee
Celebrities, athletes and former heads of state raise their glasses to comedian and humanitarian Bob Hope.
36.
Nightclub Years, The (2001) as Interviewee
Documentary about nightclubs beginning with Prohibition in the 1920s, when nightclubs became an American phenomenon. Refined in the 1930s and '40s, the American nightclub became the premiere form of live entertainment in America. Movies, radio and television drew talent from nightclubs and emulated
37.
Bob Newhart: The Last Sane Man (2001) as Interviewee
Biography of TV comedian/actor Bob Newhart. Includes childhood photos, home movies, footage of Newhart's standup performances; clips from his various variety show appearances; scenes and outtakes from both "The Bob Newhart Show" and "Newhart."
38.
2000 MTV Movie Awards, The (2000)
Coverage of the ninth annual MTV Movie Awards.
39.
Great American History Quiz: Pursuit of Happiness, The (2000)
Game show that tests viewers' knowledge about how Americans have exercised their right to have fun. Among the celebrities asking questions and providing answers are Kellie Martin, Miss Piggy, Maya Angelou and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
40.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (2000)
At the 23rd annual Kennedy Center Honors Gala, a tribute to distinguished artists, taped at the Kennedy Center Opera House in Washington, D.C., dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov, musician Chuck Berry, singer and conductor Placido Domingo, actor/director Clint Eastwood and actress Angela Lansbury are salute
41.
Monty Hall (1999) as Interiewee
Profile of Monty Hall, host and co-creator of the game show "Let's Make a Deal."
42.
1999 Essence Awards, The (1999)
Coverage of the 1999 Essence Awards presentation from the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The Essence Awards highlight the contributions of outstanding African-Americans.
43.
American Film Institute Salute to Martin Scorsese, The (1997)
Tribute to director and screenwriter Martin Scorsese, the 25th recipient of the American Film Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award. Features a retrospective look at Scorsese's 28-year career, including scenes from his films, in addition to personal anecdotes by some of his most famous stars.
44.
All-Star TV Censored Mega Bloopers (1996)
Special featuring comic television outtakes from popular programs including "Wings" "Frasier" "Hercules" and "Mad About You."
45.
American Film Institute Salute to Clint Eastwood (1996)
Tribute to Clint Eastwood, the 24th recipient of the American Film Institute's Lifetime Achievement Award.
46.
Hollywood Hockey Cup (1996)
Celebrities and NHL alumni play a roller hockey game to benefit Big Brothers & Big Sisters.
47.
Comic Relief's 10th Anniversary (1996)
Special featuring classic comedy clips from the seven "Comic Relief" specials which have raised money for Health Care for the Homeless Projects. The retrospective also features new footage featuring the hosts Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg and Robin Williams.
48.
Sinatra: 80 Years My Way (1995)
Special celebrating Frank Sinatra's 80th birthday.
49.
More of the Best of the Hollywood Palace (1993)
Special showcasing the top comedy and musical performers who appeared on the variety series, "Hollywood Palace," which aired on ABC from 1964 to 1970. Also included are never-before-seen outtakes.
50.
Return of TV's Censored Bloopers 2, The (1993)
A special featuring out-takes and on-camera miscues from several television series.
51.
Showtime Comedy Club All-Stars VI (1992) as Host
A comedy special with performances by up-and-coming standup comics.
52.
Comic Relief V (1992)
A live broadcast of the fifth annual "Comic Relief" fundraiser to help homeless Americans.
53.
Horror Hall of Fame II, The (1991)
The second annual presentation honoring the best horror films, television shows, actors, producers and special-effects designers.
54.
Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: 28th Anniversary Special, The (1990)
A live special celebrating Johnny Carson's 28th season as host of the NBC late-night series, the "The Tonight Show." Features celebrity clips from previous "Tonight Show" broadcasts.
55.
Ventriloquist's Dummy, The (1990) as Ventriloquist
A young man tracks down his childhood idol, "the world's greatest ventriloquist," in hopes of receiving advice and encouragement. Despite learning the retired master's horrible secret, the eager student is still willing to accept help from the old man and his talkative associate.
56.
75th Anniversary of Beverly Hills, The (1989)
A seventy-fifth anniversary salute to the city of Beverly Hills, California. Included is the presentation of the annual Will Rogers Award to entertainer Frank Sinatra; a tour of the city's designer shops by Shelley Long; Christmas and Fourth of July ceremonies; an auto tour of the city conducted by
57.
Las Vegas: An All Star 75th Anniversary (1987)
A music and comedy spectacular honoring the 75th anniversary of one of the world's great entertainment capitals, Las Vegas. The program features appearances by many of the personalities who have made Las Gevas an entertainment mecca for visitors around the world, rare footage of famous Las Vegas wed
58.
Bob Hope's All-Star Super Bowl Party (1986)
Bob Hope and his guest stars salute Super Bowl XX in song and comedy sketches. Several players from the competing teams are scheduled to appear.
59.
All Star Party For Clint Eastwood (1986)
Variety Clubs International honors Clint Eastwood in the eleventh annual salute to an entertainment industry figure for career and humanitarian achievements.
60.
George Burns' 90th Birthday Special (1986)
A variety special celebrating comedian George Burns' ninetieth birthday. The event includes appearances by many celebrities in person and on pre-taped sequences.
61.
Rickles on the Loose (1986)
A special featuring Don Rickles in his live comedy act at the Sahara Hotel in Las Vegas, mixed with footage of Rickles "on the loose" across the state of California.
62.
50th Presidential Inaugural Gala, The (1985) as Guest
An all-star party that honors President Ronald Reagan and his wife, Nancy, on the occasion of his inauguration to his second term.
63.
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast, The (1984) as Guest
A comical tribute to Mr. T (Lawrence Tero).
64.
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast, The (1984) as Guest
A comical tribute to actress Joan Collins.
65.
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast, The (1984) as Guest
Michael Landon is roasted in this special.
66.
Hollywood's Private Home Movies (1983) as Guest
A somewhat nostalgic look at the actual home movies of famous Hollywood celebrities, including Bob Hope, Brooke Shields, Jayne Mansfield, Marilyn Monroe, Dean Martin, Pat Boone, and Elvis Presley.
67.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's All-Star Super Bowl Party (1983) as Guest
Skits that poke fun at the Super Bowl and its players.
68.
George Burns Celebrates 80 Years in Show Business (1983) as Guest
A star-studded salute to George Burns on his eightieth year in show business.
69.
All-Star Salute to Mother's Day, The (1981)
Celebrity guests perform in honor of their mothers and mothers eveywhere.
70.
Ladies and Gentleman... Bob Newhart, Part II (1981)
A special starring comedian Bob Newhart with guests spoofing the contemporary American scene.
71.
Sinatra: The First 40 Years (1980)
A black-tie party for Frank Sinatra on his 64th birthday -- and on the anniversary of his fortieth year in show business. Taped at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas.
72.
George Burns' 100th Birthday Party (1979)
An hour of comedy and music celebrating George Burns' eighty-third birthday.
73.
Bob Hope Special: Happy Birthday, Bob! (1978)
A salute to Bob Hope on the occasion of his seventy-fifth birthday.
74.
Tribute to "Mr. Television," Milton Berle, A (1978)
A star-studded tribute to Milton Berle, whose comedy show of the '50s was so universally popular that he was dubbed "Mr. Television."
75.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's World of Comedy (1976)
Music and comedy sketches with Bob Hope and friends.
76.
Rickles (1975) as Host
Various comedy sketches with the Master of Insults.
77.
Don Rickles Show, The (1975) as Host
An hour of music and comedy with the Prince of the Put-down, Don Rickles.
78.
Jack Benny's Second Farewell Show (1974)
Jack Benny's second attempt to announce his retirement from show business.
79.
Couple of Dons, A (1973) as Host
A series of comedy skits tailored to the talents of Don Adams and Don Rickles.
80.
Show Business Salute to Milton Berle, A (1973)
A music and comedy tribute to Mr. Television, Milton Berle, on the occasion of his sixtieth year in show business.
81.
Don Rickles -- Alive and Kicking (1972) as Host
An hour of music and comedy with the Master of Insults.
82.
Last Laugh at the 60's, A (1970)
A music and comedy reveiw of the 1960s.
83.
Murder At NBC (1966)
An hour comedy special in which Bob Hope plays a mad scientist who invents a nuclear chemical that is capable of shrinking the United States.

Misc. Crew (special)

84.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's Hilarious Unrehearsed Antics of the Stars (1984) as Announcer
A full program of out-takes from Hope's previous specials.
85.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's Wicki-Wacky Special From Waikiki (1984) as Announcer
Music and comedy from Hawaii, hosted by Bob Hope.
86.
Bob Hope Special: Bob Hope's USO Christmas in Beirut (1984) as Announcer
An edited-for-television chronicle of Bob Hope's twenty-third USO Christmas Tour for servicemen overseas.

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