Jack and the Beanstalk
(performer: "Jack and the Beanstalk", "I Fear Nothing", "Dreamer's Cloth", "He Never Looked Better In His Life")
Pardon My Sarong
(performer: "Deep in the Heart of Texas" 1942 - uncredited)
In the Navy
(performer: "You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith" 1941 - uncredited, "A Sailor's Life for Me" 1941)
Hold That Ghost
(performer: "The Blue Danube Waltz" 1867 - uncredited)
(performer: "When Private Brown Becomes a Captain" - uncredited / "You're in the Army Now" - uncredited)
Himself (Who's on First routine)
Into the Night
Wilbur Grey in 'Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein'
(????) Print ad: Edelbrau beer.
3 Biographical Movies
7 Print Biographies
Abbott & Costello | Abbott and Costello | Costello | Lou Cristillo | Sebastian Cristillo
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
[his last words] I think I'll be more comfortable.
He had a habit of taking home any prop or furniture item from a set that took his fancy. During filming of
Hit the Ice
, director Charles Lamont
went back to reshoot some scenes that took place at an ice-skating rink only to discover that all the wrought-iron patio furniture at the rink was gone--Costello took it home with him when he finished shooting the scene the previous day...
Mentioned his hometown of Paterson, New Jersey, in virtually every episode of his TV show and in many of his films.