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Ebenezer Scrooge (Character)
from A Christmas Carol (2009)

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Overview

Biography:
Ebenezer Scrooge was an an unpopular, grumpy, elderly British male human... See more »
Alternate Names:
Boy Scrooge / Daniel Grudge / Ebeneezer / Ebeneezer Scrooge / Ebeneezer Scrooge in 'A Christmas Carol' / Ebenezer / Ebenezer Scrooge als Lehrling / Ebenezer Scrooge als Schuljunge / Ebenezer Scrooge in 1935 "Scrooge" / Ebenezer Scrooge in 1938 "A Christmas Carol" / Ebenezer Scrooge in 1951 "Scrooge" / Ebenezer Scrooge in 1984 "A Christmas Carol" / Ebenezer age 17 / Ebenezer age 8, 12 / Ebony Scrooge / Eddie Scrooge / Elizabeth 'Ebbie' Scrooge / Frank Cross / Kid Playing Scrooge / Mr. Ebenezer Scrooge / Ms. Ebenita Scrooge / Scrooge / Scrooge as a Middle Aged Man / Scrooge as a Schoolboy / Scrooge as a Teenage Boy / Scrooge as a Young Boy / Scrooge as a Young Man / Scrooge as a boy / Scrooge as a young man / Scrooge in his 20s / Snowfall Frost / William Scrooge / Young Adult Scrooge / Young Ebenezer Scrooge / Young Eddie / Young Scrooge / Youngest Scrooge

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  1. A Christmas Carol (????/I) Played by Stuart Brennan (as Scrooge) / Connor McKinley (as Young Scrooge)

  2. "My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic"
        - A Hearth's Warming Tail (2016) TV episode, Played by Kelly Sheridan (as Snowfall Frost)
  3. "Dickensian"
        - Episode #1.20 (2016) TV episode, Played by Ned Dennehy (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
        - Episode #1.14 (2016) TV episode, Played by Ned Dennehy (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
        - Episode #1.13 (2016) TV episode, Played by Ned Dennehy (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
        - Episode #1.11 (2016) TV episode, Played by Ned Dennehy (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
        - Episode #1.10 (2016) TV episode, Played by Ned Dennehy (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
          (8 more)
  4. A Christmas Carol + Zombies (2015) (TV) Played by Claudia Sulewski (as Scrooge)
  5. Santa's Dilemma (2015) Played by Tony Muse (as Scrooge)
  6. "CineRama"
        - Spirits (2015) TV episode, Played by Tom George (as Scrooge)
  7. A Christmas Carol, 50th Anniversary (2015) Played by Tom Killam / Lucas Schinnerer (as Boy Scrooge) / Jon Walburg (as Young Scrooge)
  8. A Christmas Carol (2015) Played by Anthony D.P. Mann / Fabian Van der Merwe (as Young Scrooge)
  9. "TripTank"
        - Steve's Family (2015) TV episode, Played by Felix Colgrave
  10. Allison and Stan's First Annual Christmas Frolic (2014) (V) Played by Stan MacDonald
  11. A Modern Day Christmas Carol (2014) Played by Matt Senior (as Scrooge)
  12. My Dad Is Scrooge (2014) Played by Weston Smith (as Young Scrooge)
  13. Shadows of a Stranger (2014) Played by Ian Cullen
  14. "Saturday Night Live"
    ... aka "NBC's Saturday Night" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "SNL" - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "SNL 25" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night" - USA (first season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live '80" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 15" - USA (fifteenth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 20" - USA (twentieth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 25" - USA (twentyfifth season title)
        - Jimmy Fallon/Justin Timberlake (2013) TV episode, Played by Taran Killam / Jimmy Fallon
  15. Entrecuento de Navidad (2013) Played by Mia Puig (as Scrooge)
  16. A Christmas Carol: The Concert (2013) (TV) Played by Michael Aaron Lindner (as Scrooge)
  17. "Epic Rap Battles of History"
        - Donald Trump vs. Ebenezer Scrooge (2013) TV episode, Played by Zach Sherwin
  18. "Robot Chicken"
        - Born Again Virgin Christmas Special (2013) TV episode, Played by Drew Massey
  19. "The PoseidonGodofWater20 Movie Collection"
        - A PoseidonGodofWater20 Christmas Carol (2013) TV episode, Played by James Barratt (as Scrooge)
  20. All American Christmas Carol (2013) Played by Rhiannon Leigh Wryn (as Kid Playing Scrooge)
  21. Mister Scrooge to See You (2013) Played by David Ruprecht (as Scrooge)
  22. 95ers: Echoes (2013) Played by Christopher Robin Miller (as Scrooge)
    ... aka "95ers: Time Runners" - USA (original title)
  23. "SMBC Theater"
        - Scrooge (2012) TV episode, Played by Zach Weiner (as Scrooge)
  24. "Mad"
        - Fantastic Four Christmases/Red & White Collar (2012) TV episode, Played by Kevin Shinick
  25. Scrooge & Marley (2012) Played by David Pevsner (as Scrooge) / Drew Anderson (as Young Scrooge)
  26. "The Charles Dickens Show"
        - Christmas (2012) TV episode, Played by Louise Brealey (as Scrooge)
  27. A Christmas Carol (2012) Played by Vincent Fegan
  28. Screw Scrooge (2011) Played by Ray Boutin / David Carbone Jr. (as Young Scrooge)
  29. Scrooge in the Hood (2011) Played by George Raynor (as Scrooge) / Cj Okafor (as Young Scrooge) / Wes Williams II (as Scrooge in his 20s)
  30. "Cartoonito Tales"
        - Christmas Carol (????) TV episode, Played by Edward French (as Ebeneezer)
  31. "Ask Grim"
        - Episode #1.4 (2010) TV episode, Played by David Beeler
  32. Canto di Natale (2010) Played by Marco Chiappetta
  33. Letters Home: The Autobiography of Carlos Diaz (2010) Played by Michael Umanzor (as Scrooge) / Ronny Vaquedano (as Scrooge)

  34. A Christmas Carol (2009) Played by Jim Carrey (as Scrooge) / Jim Carrey (as Scrooge as a Young Boy) / Jim Carrey (as Scrooge as a Young Man) / Jim Carrey (as Scrooge as a Teenage Boy) / Jim Carrey (as Scrooge as a Middle Aged Man)
    ... aka "A Christmas Carol: An IMAX 3D Experience" - USA (IMAX version)
    ... aka "Disney's A Christmas Carol" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "Disney's Christmas Carol" - Japan (English title)
  35. The Ballad of Betty & Joe (2009) Played by Alec Morgan (as Scrooge)
  36. A Christmas Carol (2008) (V) Played by Dale Ward (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
  37. "Las Vegas"
        - A Cannon Carol (2007) TV episode, Played by Terrence Evans (as Scrooge)
  38. Hot Rod (2007) Played by John Burnside (as Scrooge)
  39. The Nutcracker: A Christmas Story (2007) (V) Played by Marc Wenke
  40. Locked Out (2007/I) Played by Kasper Michaels (as Scrooge)
  41. The Carol Project (2006) (TV) Played by Bill Bourne
  42. Chasing Christmas (2005) (TV) Played by Meshach Peters (as Scrooge)
  43. "The Late Late Show"
        - Episode dated 2 December 2005 (2005) TV episode, Played by David McSavage (as Scrooge)
  44. A Carol of Christmas (2005) Played by Nathan Michalski (as Scrooge)
  45. EastEnders: Christmas Party (2004) (TV) Played by Adam Woodyatt (as Ebenezer)
  46. A Christmas Carol: The Musical (2004) (TV) Played by Kelsey Grammer / Joshua Wilmott (as Scrooge) / Steven Miller (as Young Scrooge)
    ... aka "A Christmas Carol" - Hungary (original title)
  47. Surviving Christmas (2004) Played by Josh Siegel (as Young Scrooge)
  48. The Polar Express (2004) Played by Tom Hanks (as Scrooge)
    ... aka "The Polar Express: An IMAX 3D Experience" - USA (IMAX version)
  49. Scrooge and Marley (2001) (TV) Played by Dean Jones
  50. R2-D2: Beneath the Dome (2001) (TV) Played by Barry Kite (as Scrooge)
  51. Christmas Carol: The Movie (2001) Played by Simon Callow (as Scrooge)
  52. A Diva's Christmas Carol (2000) (TV) Played by Vanessa Williams (as Ebony Scrooge)
  53. A Christmas Carol (2000) (TV) Played by Eric Byrne (as Young Eddie) / Ross Kemp (as Eddie Scrooge)

  54. The Greatest Store in the World (1999) (TV) Played by Kelly Knatchbull (as Scrooge)
  55. A Christmas Carol (1999) (TV) Played by Josh Maguire (as Boy Scrooge) / Kenny Doughty (as Young Scrooge) / Patrick Stewart (as Mr. Ebenezer Scrooge)
  56. Ebenezer (1998) (TV) Played by Jack Palance / Aaron Pearl (as Ebenezer age 17) / Kyle Collings (as Ebenezer age 8, 12)
  57. Ms. Scrooge (1997) (TV) Played by Cicely Tyson (as Ms. Ebenita Scrooge)
  58. A Christmas Carol (1997) (V) Played by Tim Curry
  59. Ebbie (1995) (TV) Played by Susan Lucci (as Elizabeth 'Ebbie' Scrooge)
  60. Bah, Humbug!: The Story of Charles Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' (1994) (TV) Played by James Earl Jones
    ... aka "Bah, Humbug!" - USA (short title)
  61. A Christmas Carol (1994) (TV) Played by Jeremy Kerridge
  62. A Christmas Carol (1994) (V) Played by Garry Chalk
  63. The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) Played by Michael Caine (as Scrooge) / Raymond Coulthard (as Young Scrooge) / Russell Martin (as Young Scrooge) / Theo Sanders (as Young Scrooge) / Kristopher Milnes (as Young Scrooge) / Edward Sanders (as Young Scrooge)
  64. DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp (1990) Played by Alan Young (as Scrooge)
    ... aka "DuckTales: The Movie" - International (English title) (short title)

  65. Scrooged (1988) Played by Buddy Hackett (as Scrooge) / Bill Murray (as Frank Cross)
  66. "The Real Ghostbusters"
    ... aka "The Real Ghost Busters" - USA (original title)
        - Xmas Marks the Spot (1986) TV episode, Played by Peter Renaday
  67. "George Burns Comedy Week"
        - Christmas Carol II the Sequel (1985) TV episode, Played by James Whitmore
  68. Christmas Carol (1984) (TV) Played by Michel Bouquet / Manuel Bonnet (as Young Scrooge)
  69. Scrooge's Rock 'N' Roll Christmas (1984) (TV) Played by Jack Elam (as Scrooge)
  70. A Christmas Carol (1984) (TV) Played by George C. Scott / Mark Strickson (as Young Scrooge)
  71. Mickey's Christmas Carol (1983) Played by Alan Young (as Scrooge)
  72. The Gospel According to Scrooge (1983) (TV) Played by Robert Buchanan / Eric Worre (as Young Adult Scrooge)
  73. A Christmas Carol (1982/I) (TV) Played by Richard Hilger / Stephen D'Ambrose (as Young Scrooge)
  74. A Christmas Carol (1981) (TV) Played by William Paterson / Casey Peterson (as Boy Scrooge) / Thomas Harrison (as Young Scrooge)
  75. George Burns' Early, Early, Early Christmas Special (1981) (TV) Played by Hans Conried

  76. "3-2-1"
        - Dickens (1979) TV episode, Played by Wilfrid Brambell (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
  77. A Christmas Carol at Ford's Theatre (1979) (TV) Played by Ronald Bishop / Thomas Dillon (as Young Scrooge) / Steve O'Connor (as Youngest Scrooge)
  78. A Christmas Carol (1979) Played by Jim Bullock (as Scrooge)
  79. The Stingiest Man in Town (1978) (TV) Played by Walter Matthau / Robert Morse (as Young Scrooge)
  80. Scrooge (1978) (TV) Played by Warren Graves / Colin Graves (as Young Scrooge)
  81. A Christmas Carol (1977) (TV) Played by Michael Hordern (as Scrooge) / John Salthouse (as Scrooge as a Young Man) / Dorian Healy (as Scrooge as a Schoolboy)
  82. The Honeymooners (1977) (TV) Played by Art Carney (as Scrooge)
    ... aka "The Honeymooners Christmas Special" - USA (promotional title)
  83. Canción de Navidad (1974) (TV) Played by Antonio Passy (as Scrooge) / Mario Humberto Jiménez Pons (as Scrooge)
  84. The Charles Dickens Show (1974) (TV) Played by Edward Thorpe (as Scrooge)
  85. A Christmas Carol (1971) (TV) Played by Alastair Sim
  86. Scrooge (1970) Played by Albert Finney

  87. Carry on Christmas (1969) (TV) Played by Sidney James
  88. A Christmas Carol (1969) (TV) Played by Ron Haddrick
  89. **** (1967) Played by Ondine
    ... aka "The 24 Hour Movie" - USA (alternative title)
  90. "Novela"
        - Leyenda de Navidad (1966) TV episode, Played by Luis Prendes (as Scrooge)
  91. A Carol for Another Christmas (1964) (TV) Played by Sterling Hayden (as Daniel Grudge)
  92. Karácsonyi ének (1964) (TV) Played by Sándor Pécsi / István Sztankay (as Young Scrooge)
  93. Mr. Scrooge (1964) (TV) Played by Cyril Ritchard / Don Francks (as Young Scrooge)
  94. Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962) (TV) Played by Jim Backus / Marie Matthews (as Young Scrooge)
    ... aka "A Christmas Carol" - USA (short title)
  95. Ein Weihnachtslied in Prosa oder Eine Geistergeschichte zum Christfest (1960) (TV) Played by Carl Wery / Elmar Wepper (as Ebenezer Scrooge als Lehrling) / Mario Münster (as Ebenezer Scrooge als Schuljunge)
    ... aka "A Christmas Carol in Prose, or, A Ghost Story of Christmas" - USA (informal literal English title)
  96. A Christmas Carol (1960) Played by John Hayter (as Scrooge)

  97. "Fredric March Presents Tales from Dickens"
    ... aka "Tales from Dickens" - UK (original title)
        - A Christmas Carol (1959) TV episode, Played by Basil Rathbone / Kaplan Kaye (as Scrooge as a boy) / Howard Williams (as Scrooge as a young man)
  98. "General Electric Theater"
    ... aka "G.E. Theater" - USA (English title) (informal short title)
    ... aka "G.E. True Theater" - USA (English title) (tenth season title)
        - The Trail to Christmas (1957) TV episode, Played by John McIntire (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
  99. "The Alcoa Hour"
        - The Stingiest Man in Town (1956) TV episode, Played by Basil Rathbone / Vic Damone (as Young Scrooge)
  100. "Shower of Stars"
        - A Christmas Carol III (1956) TV episode, Played by Fredric March
        - A Christmas Carol (1954) TV episode, Played by Fredric March / Craig Hill (as Young Scrooge)
  101. Story of the Christmas Carol (1955) (TV) Played by Norman Gottschalk / George Greer (as Young Scrooge)
  102. The Merry Christmas (1955) (TV) Played by Hugh Griffith (as Scrooge) / Peter Reeves (as Young Scrooge)
  103. Ein Weihnachtslied in Prosa (1955) (TV) Played by Harald Mannl
  104. "Ponds Theater"
    ... aka "Kraft Television Theatre" - USA (original title)
        - A Christmas Carol (1953) TV episode, Played by Noel Leslie
  105. "Kraft Theatre"
    ... aka "Kraft Television Theatre" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Kraft Mystery Theatre" - USA (new title)
        - A Christmas Carol (1952) TV episode, Played by Malcolm Keen
  106. "Fireside Theatre"
        - A Christmas Carol (1951) TV episode, Played by Ralph Richardson
  107. "All Star Revue"
    ... aka "Four Star Revue" - USA (original title)
        - Episode #2.16 (1951) TV episode, Played by Walter Slezak
  108. A Christmas Carol (1951) Played by Alastair Sim / George Cole (as Young Ebenezer Scrooge)
    ... aka "Scrooge" - UK (original title)
  109. A Christmas Carol (1950) (TV) Played by Bransby Williams / Sean Lynch (as Boy Scrooge) / John Bentley (as Young Scrooge)

  110. The Christmas Carol (1949) (TV) Played by Joe Battista (as Boy Scrooge) / Taylor Holmes (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
  111. "The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse"
    ... aka "The Philco Television Playhouse" - USA (original title)
    ... aka "Arena Theatre" - USA (new title)
    ... aka "Repertory Theatre" - USA (new title)
        - A Christmas Carol (1948) TV episode, Played by Dennis King
  112. A Christmas Carol (1947) (TV) Played by John Carradine
  113. Leyenda de Navidad (1947) Played by Jesús Tordesillas (as William Scrooge)
  114. A Christmas Carol (1943) (TV) Played by William Podmore

  115. A Christmas Carol (1938) Played by Reginald Owen / Ronald Sinclair (as Young Scrooge)
    ... aka "Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol" - USA (complete title)
  116. Scrooge (1935) Played by Seymour Hicks

  117. Scrooge (1928) Played by Bransby Williams
  118. A Christmas Carol (1923) Played by Russell Thorndike
    ... aka "Scrooge" - UK (original title)
  119. Scrooge (1922) Played by H.V. Esmond (as Scrooge)
  120. Tense Moments with Great Authors (1922) Played by H.V. Esmond (as Scrooge)

  121. The Right to Be Happy (1916) Played by Rupert Julian
  122. A Christmas Carol (1914) Played by Charles Rock
  123. Old Scrooge (1913) Played by Seymour Hicks
    ... aka "Scrooge" - UK (original title)
  124. A Christmas Carol (1910) Played by Marc McDermott (as Scrooge)
Archive Footage:
  1. "The One Show"
        - Episode dated 17 December 2014 (2014) TV episode, Played by Derek Jacobi (as Scrooge)
  2. Christmas Around Atlanta (2012) (TV) Played by Marc McDermott (as Scrooge)
  3. A Night at the Movies: Merry Christmas! (2011) (TV) Played by Seymour Hicks / Albert Finney / George C. Scott / Reginald Owen / Alastair Sim / Michael Caine (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
  4. Scrooge by Another Name: Distributing 'A Christmas Carol' (2011) (V) Played by Alastair Sim
  5. The Muppet Christmas Carol: Frogs, Pigs and Humbug - Unwrapping a New Holiday Classic (2002) (V) Played by Michael Caine (as Scrooge)
  6. The Great Christmas Movies (1998) (TV) Played by Albert Finney / Seymour Hicks (as Ebenezer Scrooge in 1935 "Scrooge") / Alastair Sim (as Ebenezer Scrooge in 1951 "Scrooge") / George C. Scott (as Ebenezer Scrooge in 1984 "A Christmas Carol") / Reginald Owen (as Ebenezer Scrooge in 1938 "A Christmas Carol")
  7. Christmas Unwrapped: The History of Christmas (1997) (TV) Played by Alan Young / Taylor Holmes (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
  8. "Biography"
        - Charles Dickens: A Tale of Ambition and Genius (1995) TV episode, Played by Reginald Owen (as Ebeneezer Scrooge in 'A Christmas Carol')
  9. Scrooge: A Christmas Carol (1989) (TV) Played by Alastair Sim
  10. "Family Theatre"
        - The Christmas Carol (1958) TV episode, Played by Taylor Holmes (as Ebeneezer Scrooge)
  11. "MGM Parade"
        - Episode #1.15 (1955) TV episode, Played by Reginald Owen
  12. A Fireside Chat with Lionel Barrymore (1938) Played by Reginald Owen

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Quotes:
From Mickey's Christmas Carol (1983)
Ebenezer Scrooge: Spirit, whose lonely grave - is this?
[gasps as the ghost strikes a match, illuminating the tombstone: it reads "EBENEZER SCROOGE"]
Ghost of Christmas Future: [Pulls back his hood, revealing himself to the viewers as Pete, then tossing Scrooge into the grave] Why, yours, Ebenezer! The richest man in the cemetery! HAHAHAHAHAHA!
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