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George Fenneman (1919–1997)

George Fenneman was born on November 10, 1919 in Peking [now Beijing], China as George Watt Fenneman. He was an actor, known for You Bet Your Life (1950), Anybody Can Play (1958) and How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (1967). He was married to Peggy Ann Clifford. He died on May 29, 1997 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »
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Known For

You Bet Your Life
You Bet Your Life Himself - Announcer
Anybody Can Play
Anybody Can Play Himself - Host
Your Funny, Funny Films
Your Funny, Funny Films Himself - Host


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 2005 The Naked Monster
Narrator (voice)
 1993 The Simpsons (TV Series)
- Marge on the Lam (1993) ... Narrator (voice)
 1978 Talk About Pictures (TV Series)
 1971 Big Jake
Narrator (voice, uncredited)
 1969 Once You Kiss a Stranger...
 1967-1969 Dragnet 1967 (TV Series)
Main Title Announcer
- The Squeeze (1969) ... Main Title Announcer (voice, uncredited)
- The Joy Riders (1969) ... Main Title Announcer (voice, uncredited)
- The Big Problem (1968) ... Main Title Announcer (voice, uncredited)
- The Big Gambler (1968) ... Main Title Announcer (voice, uncredited)
- The Investigation (1968) ... Main Title Announcer (voice, uncredited)
 1968 Gomer Pyle: USMC (TV Series)
David Farnum
- All You Need Is One Good Break (1968) ... David Farnum
 1968 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
1st Newscaster
- Incident in Berlin (1968) ... 1st Newscaster
 1968 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
 1966 Please Don't Eat the Daisies (TV Series)
TV Interviewer
- And What Does Your Husband Do? (1966) ... TV Interviewer
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
- The Yegg Foes in Gotham (1966) ... Newsman (as George Fennaman)
 1961 The Tom Ewell Show (TV Series)
Randy Rambo
- The Prying Eye (1961) ... Randy Rambo
 1960 The Horse with the Flying Tail (Documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 1960 Ocean's 11
On Phone Talking to Sheriff Wimmer (voice, uncredited)
 1960 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Face to Face interviewer
- Danny Meets Andy Griffith (1960) ... Face to Face interviewer (uncredited)
 1951-1959 Dragnet (TV Series)
Announcer (Opening)
- The Big Red (1959) ... Announcer (Opening) (uncredited)
- The Big Counterfeit (1959) ... Announcer (Opening) (uncredited)
- The Big Byron (1959) ... Announcer (Opening) (uncredited)
- The Big .38 (1959) ... Announcer (Opening) (uncredited)
- The Big Appetite (1959) ... Announcer (Opening) (uncredited)
 1958 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
- A Question of Romance (1958) ... Quizmaster
 1958 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
- The Pigeon That Worked a Miracle (1958) ... Narrator (voice)
 1957 Those Whiting Girls (TV Series)
Max Factor pitchman
- Margaret's Romance (1957) ... Max Factor pitchman
 1954 Stormy, the Thoroughbred
 1953 Mystery Lake
Bill Richards
 1953 Tanga-Tika
 1953 The Life of Riley (TV Series)
- Riley the Executive Type (1953) ... (voice)
- Riley's Gift from the Boss (1953) ... Voice (voice)
 1951 The Thing from Another World
Dr. Redding (uncredited)
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Other Works:

(1949-54) Radio: Announcer/"straight man" for Groucho Marx on CBS Radio's "You Bet Your Life". See more »

Alternate Names:

George Fennaman | George

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In the early 1950s he donated a full-sized school bus to the McKinley Home for Boys located in Van Nuys, California. See more »

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