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Moe Howard (I) (1897–1975)


Moe Howard, the "Boss Stooge" and brother of Stooges Curly Howard and Shemp Howard, began his acting career in 1909 by playing bit roles in silent Vitagraph films. At 17 he joined a troupe working on a showboat and also appeared in several two-reel comedy shorts. In 1922 he, brother Shemp and Larry Fine joined roughhouse vaudeville comic Ted Healy... See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1973 Doctor Death: Seeker of Souls
Volunteer in the Audience
 1970 Kook's Tour
Moe
 1968 Star Spangled Salesman (Documentary short)
Moe
 1967 Off to See the Wizard (TV Series)
Three Men in a Tub
- Who's Afraid of Mother Goose? (1967) ... Three Men in a Tub
 1966 Don't Worry, We'll Think of a Title
Crumworth Raines (uncredited)
 1965 Danny Thomas Meets the Comics (TV Movie)
Moe
 1965 The New 3 Stooges (TV Series)
Moe / Peter Panic / Moe+ / ...
- Movie Scars (1965) ... Moe
- Furry Fugitive (1965) ... Moe
- Turnabout Is Bearplay (1965) ... Moe
- Tin Horn Dude (1965) ... Moe
- The Tree Nuts (1965) ... Moe
 1965 The Outlaws Is Coming
Moe (as The Three Stooges)
 1963 4 for Texas
Moe (uncredited)
 1963 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
Fireman (as The Three Stooges)
 1962 The Three Stooges in Orbit
Moe (as The Three Stooges)
 1962 Strictly for Laffs (TV Movie)
Moe
 1961 Snow White and the Three Stooges
Moe (as The Three Stooges)
 1959 Sappy Bull Fighters (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1959 Triple Crossed (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1959 The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (TV Series)
Operating Room Attendant
- Episode #4.17 (1959) ... Operating Room Attendant (as The 3 Stooges)
 1958 Oil's Well That Ends Well (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1958 Flying Saucer Daffy (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1958 Sweet and Hot (Short)
Dr. Hugo Gansamacher / Horace (as Moe)
 1958 Pies and Guys (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1958 Space Master X-7
Retlinger, the Cab Driver
 1958 Fifi Blows Her Top (Short)
Moe Howard (as Moe)
 1958 Quiz Whizz (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1957 Outer Space Jitters (Short)
Moe / Moe's Son (as Moe)
 1957 Rusty Romeos (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1957 Horsing Around (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1957 Guns a Poppin! (Short)
Moe
 1957 Space Ship Sappy (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1957 A Merry Mix-up (Short)
Moe / Max / Morris (as Moe)
 1957 Muscle Up a Little Closer (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1957 Hoofs and Goofs (Short)
Moe / Birdie (as Moe)
 1956 Commotion on the Ocean (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1956 Scheming Schemers (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1956 Hot Stuff (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1956 Rumpus in the Harem (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1956 For Crimin' Out Loud (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1956 Flagpole Jitters (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1956 Creeps (Short)
Moe / Moe's Son (as Moe)
 1956 Husbands Beware (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1955 Blunder Boys (Short)
Halliday (as Moe)
 1955 Hot Ice (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1955 Wham-Bam-Slam! (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1955 The Eddie Cantor Comedy Theater (TV Series)
Butch
- What Do You Want in a Show (1955) ... Butch (as The Three Stooges)
 1955 Stone Age Romeos (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1955 Gypped in the Penthouse (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1955 Bedlam in Paradise (Short)
Moe / Uncle Mortimer (as Moe)
 1955 Of Cash and Hash (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1955 Fling in the Ring (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1954 Scotched in Scotland (Short)
McMoe (as Moe)
 1954 Shot in the Frontier (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1954 Knutzy Knights (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1954 Pals and Gals (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1954 Musty Musketeers (Short)
Moeth (as Moe)
 1954 Income Tax Sappy (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1953 Goof on the Roof (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1953 Bubble Trouble (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1953 Rip, Sew and Stitch (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1953 Pardon My Backfire (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1953 Spooks! (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1953 Tricky Dicks (Short)
Sgt. Moe (as Moe)
 1953 Loose Loot (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1953 Booty and the Beast (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1953 Up in Daisy's Penthouse (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1952 Cuckoo on a Choo Choo (Short)
Moe / Voice of Radio Newscaster (as Moe)
 1952 Three Dark Horses (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1952 Gents in a Jam (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1952 He Cooked His Goose (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1952 Corny Casanovas (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1952 Listen, Judge (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1952 A Missed Fortune (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1952 The Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series)
Servant
- Episode #2.13 (1952) ... Servant
 1951 Pest Man Wins (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1951 Hula-La-La (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1951 The Tooth Will Out (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1951 Gold Raiders
Moe (as The Three Stooges)
 1951 Merry Mavericks (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1951 Scrambled Brains (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1951 Star of the Family (TV Series)
Moe
- Episode #1.35 (1951) ... Moe (uncredited)
 1951 Don't Throw That Knife (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1951 Baby Sitters Jitters (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1951 Three Arabian Nuts (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1950 A Snitch in Time (Short)
Moe Howard (as Moe)
 1950 Slaphappy Sleuths (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1950 Studio Stoops (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1950 Three Hams on Rye (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1950 Self Made Maids (Short)
Moe / Moella (as Moe)
 1950 Love at First Bite (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1950 The Ed Wynn Show (TV Series)
Mr. C
- Episode #1.25 (1950) ... Mr. C
 1950 Dopey Dicks (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1950 Hugs and Mugs (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1950 Punchy Cowpunchers (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1949 Dunked in the Deep (Short)
Moe / Radio Announcer (as Moe)
 1949 Jerks of All Trades (TV Short)
Moe
 1949 Vagabond Loafers (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1949 Malice in the Palace (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1949 Fuelin' Around (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1949 Hokus Pokus (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1949 Who Done It? (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1949 The Ghost Talks (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1948 The Morey Amsterdam Show (TV Series)
Member - The Three Stooges
- The New Year's Eve Special (1948) ... Member - The Three Stooges (uncredited)
 1948 Crime on Their Hands (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1948 Mummy's Dummies (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1948 The Milton Berle Show (TV Series)
Member - The Three Stoogers
- Episode #1.20 (1948) ... Member - The Three Stoogers (uncredited)
 1948 I'm a Monkey's Uncle (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1948 Heavenly Daze (Short)
Moe / Uncle Mortimer (as Moe)
 1948 The Hot Scots (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1948 Fiddlers Three (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1948 Squareheads of the Round Table (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1948 Pardon My Clutch (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1948 Shivering Sherlocks (Short)
Moe Howard (as Moe)
 1947 All Gummed Up (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1947 Sing a Song of Six Pants (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1947 Brideless Groom (Short)
Moe Howard (as Moe)
 1947 Hold That Lion! (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1947 Out West (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1947 Fright Night (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1947 Half-Wits Holiday (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1946 Three Little Pirates (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1946 Rhythm and Weep (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1946 G.I. Wanna Home (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1946 Three Loan Wolves (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1946 Monkey Businessmen (Short)
Moe Howard (as Moe)
 1946 The Three Troubledoers (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1946 Uncivil War Birds (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1946 A Bird in the Head (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1946 Beer Barrel Polecats (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1945 Micro-Phonies (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1945 Booby Dupes (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1945 If a Body Meets a Body (Short)
Moe Pink (as Moe)
 1945 Idiots Deluxe (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1945 Rockin' in the Rockies
Shorty Williams (Ranch Foreman) (as The Three Stooges)
 1945 Three Pests in a Mess (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1944 No Dough Boys (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1944 Gents Without Cents (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1944 The Yoke's on Me (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1944 Busy Buddies (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1944 Crash Goes the Hash (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 A Gem of a Jam (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 Phony Express (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 Idle Roomers (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 Dizzy Pilots (Short)
Moe Wrong (as Moe)
 1943 I Can Hardly Wait (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 Higher Than a Kite (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 Three Little Twirps (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 Good Luck, Mr. Yates
Moe (scenes deleted, as Three Stooges)
 1943 Back from the Front (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 Spook Louder (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 Dizzy Detectives (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1943 They Stooge to Conga (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1942 Sock-a-Bye Baby (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1942 My Sister Eileen
Subway Builder (uncredited)
 1942 Even as IOU (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1942 Three Smart Saps (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1942 Matri-Phony (Short)
Mohicus (as Moe)
 1942 What's the Matador? (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1942 Cactus Makes Perfect (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1942 Loco Boy Makes Good (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1941 Some More of Samoa (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1941 In the Sweet Pie and Pie (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1941 An Ache in Every Stake (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1941 I'll Never Heil Again (Short)
Moe Heilstone (as Moe)
 1941 All the World's a Stooge (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1941 Dutiful But Dumb (Short)
Click (as Moe)
 1941 So Long Mr. Chumps (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1940 Boobs in Arms (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1940 Cookoo Cavaliers (Short)
Moe Line (as Moe)
 1940 No Census, No Feeling (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1940 From Nurse to Worse (Short)
Moe / Radio Announcer (as Moe)
 1940 How High Is Up? (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1940 Nutty But Nice (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1940 A Plumbing We Will Go (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1940 Rockin' Thru the Rockies (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1940 You Nazty Spy! (Short)
Moe Hailstone (as Moe)
 1939 Three Sappy People (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1939 Oily to Bed, Oily to Rise (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1939 Calling All Curs (Short)
Dr. Moe (as Moe)
 1939 Saved by the Belle (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1939 Yes, We Have No Bonanza (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1939 A Ducking They Did Go (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1939 We Want Our Mummy (Short)
Moe / Radio Announcer (as Moe)
 1939 Three Little Sew and Sews (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1938 Flat Foot Stooges (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1938 Mutts to You (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1938 Three Missing Links (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1938 Violent Is the Word for Curly (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1938 Healthy, Wealthy and Dumb (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1938 Tassels in the Air (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1938 Wee Wee Monsieur (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1938 Termites of 1938 (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1937 The Sitter Downers (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1937 Playing the Ponies (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1937 Cash and Carry (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1937 Goofs and Saddles (Short)
Wild Bill Hicup (as Moe)
 1937 Back to the Woods (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1937 3 Dumb Clucks (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1937 Dizzy Doctors (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1937 Grips, Grunts and Groans (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1936 Slippery Silks (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1936 Whoops, I'm an Indian! (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1936 False Alarms (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1936 A Pain in the Pullman (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1936 Disorder in the Court (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1936 Half Shot Shooters (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1936 Movie Maniacs (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1936 Ants in the Pantry (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1935 Three Little Beers (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1935 Hoi Polloi (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1935 Pardon My Scotch (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1935 Uncivil Warriors (Short)
Operator 14 / Captain Dodge (as Moe)
 1935 Pop Goes the Easel (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1935 Restless Knights (Short)
Count of Fife (as Moe)
 1935 Horses' Collars (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1934 Three Little Pigskins (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1934 The Captain Hates the Sea
Orchestra saxophonist & violinist (as Three Stooges)
 1934 Men in Black (Short)
Dr. Moe Howard (as Moe)
 1934 Punch Drunks (Short)
Moe (as Moe)
 1934 Hollywood Party
Autograph Seeker (uncredited)
 1934 The Big Idea (Short)
Healy's Stooge (as Howard)
 1934 Woman Haters (Short)
Tom (as Moe)
 1934 Jailbirds of Paradise (Short)
Joe Pantz
 1934 Fugitive Lovers
Third of Three Julians
 1933 Give a Man a Job (Short)
The Exterminator (uncredited)
 1933 Myrt and Marge
Mullins' Helper (as Howard)
 1933 Meet the Baron
A Stooge
 1933 Plane Nuts (Short)
Moe (as Howard)
 1933 Hello Pop (Short)
Son (as Howard Fine and Howard)
 1933 Beer and Pretzels (Short)
Moe (as Howard)
 1933 Turn Back the Clock
Wedding Singer (uncredited)
 1933 Nertsery Rhymes (Short)
Boys (as Howard, Fine and Howard)
 1932 Hollywood on Parade (Short)
Moe
 1930 Soup to Nuts
Fireman (as Harry Howard)
 1910 Fish Hooky (Short)
 1909 We Must Do Our Best (Short)
Bully (as Harry Moses Horwitz)
Show Show Soundtrack (12 credits)
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (22 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (29 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "George White's Scandals" on Broadway. Musical revue. See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Print Biographies | 7 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

The 3 Stooges | Harry Moses Horwitz | Fine and Howard Howard | Harry Howard | Howard Fine and Howard | Howard | Moe | Three Stooges | the Three Stooges | The Three Stooges

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[to complaints about The Three Stooges' "violent" comedy] We're not nearly as violent as the westerns. See more »

Trivia:

Father-in-law of Norman Maurer, with whom he was partnered in Normandie Productions. See more »

Trademark:

Bowl haircut, scarred nose and angry scowl See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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