No photo available. Represent Jim Carlson? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 13,683 this week

Jim Carlson (I) (1932–2007)


A comedy for Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967), one of his best one-liners was a simple sketch between the gruff-voiced dirty old man Tyrone (Arte Johnson), who asks the homely spinster Gladys Ormpby (Ruth Buzzi), "Do you believe in the hereafter?" "Yes," she says. To which he leeringly replies, "Then you know what I'm here after." Gladys then ... See more trivia »
1 video »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 776 people
created 4 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Jim Carlson.

User Polls

Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
 1987 Spiral Zone (TV Series) (executive story editor - 65 episodes)
- Countdown (1987) ... (executive story editor)
- Zone Trap (1987) ... (executive story editor)
- Evil Transmissions (1987) ... (executive story editor)
- Nightmare in Ice (1987) ... (executive story editor)
- Little Darlings (1987) ... (executive story editor)
 1985 Jayce and the Wheeled Warriors (TV Series) (story editor - 65 episodes)
- Final Ride at Journey's End (1985) ... (story editor)
- The Squire Smith (1985) ... (story editor)
- The Raid (1985) ... (story editor)
- The Source (1985) ... (story editor)
- Time and Time Again (1985) ... (story editor)
 1984 Kidd Video (TV Series) (story editor - 1984)
 1978-1979 Battlestar Galactica (TV Series) (story editor - 10 episodes)
- The Hand of God (1979) ... (story editor)
- Take the Celestra (1979) ... (story editor)
- Experiment in Terra (1979) ... (story editor)
- Baltar's Escape (1979) ... (story editor)
- Greetings from Earth (1979) ... (story editor)
Show Show Writer (27 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

James Carlson

Did You Know?


Had recently been in the hospital for heart problems, but had a pacemaker implanted just a month before his death. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss Jim Carlson on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page