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Buddy Hackett (1924–2003)


Brooklyn-born Buddy Hackett was known mainly as a nightclub comic, especially in Las Vegas, where he first performed in 1952 and wound up being one of the biggest headliners in that city's history. Hackett always referred to himself as a "saloon comic" and preferred the intimacy of his stage act--where he would often bring members of the audience ... See full bio »

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 2002 All That (TV Series)
Knubby McFarlin
- Knubby McFarlin (2002) ... Knubby McFarlin
 1998 Animaniacs (TV Series)
CEO
 1998 Paulie
Artie
 1998 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series)
The Car
- My Nightmare, the Car (1998) ... The Car (voice)
 1996 Boy Meets World (TV Series)
Mr. Fontini
- Easy Street (1996) ... Mr. Fontini
 1993 Mouse Soup (Short)
Mouse (voice)
 1992 Dinosaurs (TV Series)
Louie
- The Last Temptation of Ethel (1992) ... Louie (voice)
 1992 Fish Police (TV Series)
Crabby
- The Two Gils (1992) ... Crabby (voice)
- The Codfather (1992) ... Crabby (voice)
- No Way to Treat a Fillet-dy (1992) ... Crabby (voice)
- Beauty's Only Fin Deep (1992) ... Crabby (voice)
- A Fish Out of Water (1992) ... Crabby (voice)
 1989 The Little Mermaid
Scuttle (voice)
 1988 Scrooged
Scrooge
 1987 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Murray Gruen
- No Laughing Murder (1987) ... Murray Gruen
 1983 Hey Babe!
Sammy Cohen
 1979-1981 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Julian Garfield / Mickey Greenbaum
- Going My Way/Dance with Me/Doc, Be Patient (1979) ... Mickey Greenbaum
 1979 Jack Frost (TV Movie)
Pardon-Me-Pete (Groundhog) (voice)
 1978 Bud and Lou (TV Movie)
Lou Costello
 1977 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Ronnie Fletcher
- Snake Eyes: Part 2 (1977) ... Ronnie Fletcher
- Snake Eyes: Part 1 (1977) ... Ronnie Fletcher
 1974-1975 McMillan & Wife (TV Series)
Apartment resident / Joey Germaine
- Requiem for a Bride (1975) ... Apartment resident
- Reunion in Terror (1974) ... Joey Germaine
 1968-1969 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (TV Series)
- Episode #3.8 (1969)
- Episode #1.6 (1968)
- Episode #1.1 (1968)
 1969 The Good Guys and the Bad Guys
Ed - Townsman (uncredited)
 1968 The Lucy Show (TV Series)
Harry Barton
- Lucy and the Stolen Stole (1968) ... Harry Barton
 1967 Get Smart (TV Series)
Wilbur
- Maxwell Smart, Private Eye (1967) ... Wilbur (uncredited)
 1967 The Danny Thomas Hour (TV Series)
Zeus
- It's Greek to Me (1967) ... Zeus
 1966 The Big Valley (TV Series)
Charlie Sawyer
- The Lost Treasure (1966) ... Charlie Sawyer
 1965 The Trials of O'Brien (TV Series)
Ollie Maxwell
- Notes on a Spanish Prisoner (1965) ... Ollie Maxwell
 1965 Once Upon a Tractor (Short)
Garage Owner
 1964 The Golden Head
Lionel Pack
 1964 Muscle Beach Party
S.Z. Matts
 1959-1961 The Rifleman (TV Series)
Clarence Bibs / Daniel Malakie
- The Clarence Bibs Story (1961) ... Clarence Bibs
- Bloodlines (1959) ... Daniel Malakie
 1961 All Hands on Deck
Shrieking Eagle Garfield
 1961 The Shoes (Short)
The Man
 1960 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Buddy Bruno
- Fugitive Father (1960) ... Buddy Bruno
 1960 Dan Raven (TV Series)
Buddy
- The Mechanic (1960) ... Buddy
 1956 Stanley (TV Series)
Stanley Peck
- Episode #1.1 (1956) ... Stanley Peck
 1954 Fireman Save My Child
Smokey Hinkle
 1953 Walking My Baby Back Home
Blimp Edwards
 1949 School House (TV Series)
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Other Works:

Stage Play: Eddie Fisher and Buddy Hackett at the Palace (1967). Special revue. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »

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Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on late sportscaster Howard Cosell] There have always been mixed emotions about Howard Cosell: Some people hate him like poison; and other people just hate him regular.

Trivia:

His real name, Lenny Hacker, was used as the name of a character he played in episode 1.05 ("The Entertainer") of Space Rangers (1993). See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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