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Norm Crosby

Norm Crosby was born on September 15, 1927 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for The Comedy Shop (1978), The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962) and Tom Jones: In Concert (1971). He has been married to Joan Crane Foley since November 1, 1966. They have two children. See full bio »
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The Comedy Shop
The Comedy Shop Himself - Host
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself / Himself - Guest
Tom Jones: In Concert


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 2013 Grown Ups 2
Kmart Employee
 2002 Eight Crazy Nights
Judge (voice)
 2001 Arli$$ (TV Series)
Norm Crosby
- As Others See Us (2001) ... Norm Crosby
 2000 Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (TV Series)
Mr. Hayman
- Opposites Attract (2000) ... Mr. Hayman (voice)
- The Shape Stealer (2000) ... Mr. Hayman (voice)
 1999 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
- The Roast (1999) ... Pat
 1997 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Norm Crosby
- The Roast (1997) ... Norm Crosby
 1995 The Misery Brothers
F. Me Weakly
 1995 Roseanne (TV Series)
Reverend Crosley
- December Bride (1995) ... Reverend Crosley
 1994 Greyhounds (TV Movie)
 1993 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Jack Tavelman
- Rhyme and Punishment (1993) ... Jack Tavelman
 1993 Amore!
Shlomo Schwartz
 1988-1989 The Boys (TV Series)
- Friars' Club (1989) ... Norm
- Labor Day (1989) ... Norm
- Some Don't Like It Hot (1989) ... Norm
- Gene's Problem (1988) ... Norm
 1978 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Wally the substitute bartender / Wally the bartender
- Marooned/The Search/Isaac's Holiday: Part 2 (1978) ... Wally the substitute bartender
- Marooned/The Search/Isaac's Holiday: Part 1 (1978) ... Wally the bartender
 1974 Everything Goes (TV Series)
 1971-1973 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Don Simpson / Charlie / Dewey Conroy
- Anatomy of a 415 (1973) ... Don Simpson
- Eyewitness (1972) ... Charlie
- Log 88 - Reason to Run (1971) ... Dewey Conroy
 1972 The Dean Martin Show (TV Series)
- Episode #7.24 (1972)
 1969 That's Life (TV Series)
 1968 The Beautiful Phyllis Diller Show (TV Series)
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Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (74 credits)

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(12/17/66) Appeared on the local New York City TV program "Clay Cole's Diskotek" on station WPIX. See more »

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[on Joe E. Ross] He was exactly what he played on television; a big slob. He was eating and he looked up at me and he had stuff all over him. He said, "I am much better with solid foods."


Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith, pg. 124. New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387


Best known for intentionally using malapropisms in his stand-up routines. See more »

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