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George Carlin (1937–2008)

Born and raised by his mother in Manhattan, New York City. His parents divorced when he was two months. His mother (as well as his father) worked in marketing, where they met. The long hours the mother worked left the young George by himself for long hours every day, providing him (in his own words), the time he needed to think about various ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 6 Primetime Emmys. Another 13 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 Thomas & Friends: Engine Friends (Video)
 2010 Mater's Tall Tales (TV Mini-Series)
Filmore / Additional Voice
- Monster Truck Mater (2010) ... Filmore (voice)
- Heavy Metal Mater (2010) ... Additional Voice (voice)
 2006 Cars (Video Game)
Fillmore (voice)
 2006 Cars
Fillmore (voice)
 2005 Tarzan 2 (Video)
Zugor (voice)
 2000 MADtv (TV Series)
Mr. Conductor
 1999 Storytime with Thomas (TV Series)
Narrator (Thomas Segments)
 1998 The Simpsons (TV Series)
- D'oh-in' in the Wind (1998) ... Munchie (voice)
 1984-1995 Thomas & Friends (TV Series short)
Narrator (US)
- Special Attraction (1995) ... Narrator (US) (voice)
- Fish (1995) ... Narrator (US) (voice)
- Paint Pots and Queens (1995) ... Narrator (US)
- Four Little Engines (1995) ... Narrator (US)
- Steam Roller (1995) ... Narrator (US) (voice)
 1994 Thomas & Friends: James Goes Buzz Buzz (TV Series)
 1994 Thomas & Friends: Percy's Ghostly Trick (Video)
 1991 The Prince of Tides
Eddie Detreville
 1990 Working Tra$h (TV Movie)
 1987 Outrageous Fortune
 1979 Americathon
 1976 Car Wash
The Taxi Driver
 1974 Tony Orlando and Dawn (TV Series)
Regular (1976)
 1968 With Six You Get Eggroll
Herbie Fleck
 1966 That Girl (TV Series)
George Lester
- Break a Leg (1966) ... George Lester
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Other Works:

Book: "When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops?" See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 8 Interviews | 39 Articles | See more »

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5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Personal Quote:

Honesty may be the best policy, but it's important to remember that apparently, by elimination, dishonesty is the second best policy. Second is not all that bad. [from the book "Brain Droppings"] See more »


Chosen as #2 in Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time (April 2004). See more »


Salty standup comedy monologues with a strong content emphasis on social commentary and language. See more »


Curious George See more »

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