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Joey Bishop

Joey Bishop

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Also Known As: Died: October 17, 2007
Born: February 3, 1918 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Bronx, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Got his start as burlesque comedian at Cleveland's "El Dumpo" in the late 1930s
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Served in the United States Army
1952:
Met Frank Sinatra while performing in NYC's Latin Quarter; Siantra asked Bishop to join him for a series of club gigs at the Copacabana
1957:
Feature debut, "The Deep Six"
1958:
Acted in "The Naked and the Dead" and "Onionhead"
1958:
Series regular on quiz show, "Keep Talking" (CBS, 1958-1959; ABC, 1959-1960)
1960:
First of the Rat Pack movies, "Oceans Eleven", with Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr and Peter Lawford
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Star of sitcom, "The Joey Bishop Show" (NBC, 1961-1964; CBS, 1964-1965)
1962:
Reteamed with Rat Packers for "Sergeants 3"
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Served as permanent guest host for Jack Paar on "The Tonight Show"
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Hosted late-night ABC talk show, "The Joey Bishop Show"
1981:
Broadway debut, "Sugar Babies"
1986:
Portrayed Harry Goldman, a Jewish-American hostage taken prisoner by terrorists in "The Delta Force"
1996:
Made cameo appearance in son Larry's feature "Mad Dog Time"

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