Best Sidekicks

by sflib | last updated - 30 Oct 2011 | Public

1. Rachel Chagall

Actress | The Nanny

Rachel Chagall was born on November 24, 1952 in New York City, New York, USA as Rachel Levin. She is an actress and writer, known for The Nanny (1993), Gaby: A True Story (1987) and The Simple Life (1998).

2. Chuy Bravo

Actor | The Honeymooners

Chuy Bravo was born on December 7, 1956 in Tangancícuaro, Michoacán, Mexico as Jesús Melgoza. He is an actor, known for The Honeymooners (2005), Chelsea Lately (2007) and Mulberry to Rome.

3. Vivian Vance

Actress | I Love Lucy

She was born Vivian Roberta Jones, with a brother and four sisters. After the family moved from Cherryvale to Independence, Kansas, she studied drama under Anna Ingleman and William Inge. Their next move, to Albuquerque, New Mexico brought her to the Albuquerque Little Theatre, which provided her ...

4. Peggy Cass

Actress | Auntie Mame

Mary Margaret Cass was born May 21, 1924, in Boston, Massachusetts. After three years in the Cambridge Latin School drama club without one speaking part, she moved to New York, where she worked as a secretary, telephone operator, advertising solicitor and model. She joined a USO troupe that took ...

5. Marc Price

Actor | Family Ties

Marc Price is co-executive producer and creator of Green Collar Comedy Show (2010), a one-hour special on Showtime that lets the environmental movement show its sense of humor while delivering a vital message (Premiered Earth Day, April 22nd, 2010).

His past production credits include executive ...

6. Louise Foley

Camera_department | Beauty and the Beast

Louise "Wish" Foley-Cohen's mother, Helen Foley, took her to acting interviews as a child and acted as her guardian on all jobs. Her mother was the farthest from a 'stage mom'. She began her acting career by doing a Mattel commercial for "Barbie Beach Bus" in 1970. She was the original "Joanie" on ...

7. Art Carney

Actor | Harry and Tonto

Art Carney was born on November 4, 1918 in Mount Vernon, New York, USA as Arthur William Matthew Carney. He was an actor, known for Harry and Tonto (1974), Going in Style (1979) and Last Action Hero (1993). He was married to Jean Wilson Myers (remarried), Barbara Carney and Jean Wilson Myers. He ...

8. Joyce Randolph

Actress | The Honeymooners

Joyce Randolph was born on October 21, 1924 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Joyce Sirola. She is an actress, known for The Honeymooners (1955), Everything's Jake (2006) and The Doctors and the Nurses (1962). She was previously married to Richard Charles.

9. Edgar Buchanan

Actor | Shane

At the age of seven, he and his family moved to Oregon. After studying at the University of Oregon, he followed in his father's footsteps and became a dentist, graduating from North Pacific Dental College. From 1929 to 1937, he practiced oral surgery in Eugene, Oregon. He then moved his practice to...

10. Ken Berry

Actor | The Cat from Outer Space

Dancing and the military were a large part of Ken Berry's life. When he was 13 he attended a carnival at his grade school; the dancers impressed him so much that he decided that's what he wanted to do with his life. His parents were supportive, and his dad even booked Ken into variety type shows. ...

11. Jackie Joseph

Actress | Small Soldiers

Jackie Joseph was born on November 7, 1933 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Sammie Jacqueline Joseph. She is an actress and writer, known for Small Soldiers (1998), Gremlins (1984) and Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987). She has been married to David Lawrence since December 2, 2003. She ...

12. Valerie Harper

Actress | Mary Tyler Moore

Making people laugh is only one facet of Valerie Harper's career, which extends from the stage to television and feature films. A native of Suffern, New York -- "I was born to suffer" -- Harper began her career as a dancer with the corps de ballet at Radio City Hall during its spectacular heyday. ...

13. Andy Richter

Actor | Madagascar

Andy Richter was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the second of four children of Glenda (Palmer), a kitchen cabinet designer, and Laurence R. Richter, who taught Russian at Indiana University. He was raised in Yorkville, Illinois. His parents divorced when he was four. Richter attended the ...