Nominated for 1 Golden Globe.
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Starred in a comedy pilot called "Oh Johnny" about the leader of a globe-trotting all-girl orchestra and the misadventures he falls prey to while chaperoning them.
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70 Articles |
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12 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[To frequent guest Joan Embery
, of The San Diego Zoo, after the marmoset she had brought had climbed on Carson's head and urinated] I'm glad you didn't bring a baby elephant.
Although he announced during his final The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(1962) that he hoped to return soon with a new project, he chose to fully retire from the public eye instead and has declined invitations to appear on talk shows and NBC anniversary specials. He has made a few exceptions to over the years: he provided a guest voice for The Simpsons
(1989) (the famous Krusty the Clown ...
Jokes about his alimony payments
The King of Late-night