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Ernie Flatt (1918–1995)

Ernie Flatt was born on October 30, 1918 in Denver, Colorado, USA as Ernest Orville Flatt. He is known for his work on The Carol Burnett Show (1967), The Judy Garland Show (1963) and Singin' in the Rain (1952). He died on June 10, 1995 in Taos, New Mexico, USA. See full bio »

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(age 76) in Taos, New Mexico, USA

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Carol Burnett Show
The Carol Burnett Show Miscellaneous Crew
(1967-1978)
The Judy Garland Show
The Judy Garland Show Miscellaneous Crew
(1963-1964)
Singin' in the Rain
Singin' in the Rain Miscellaneous Crew
(1952)
Julie and Carol at Carnegie Hall
(1962)

Filmography

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 1979 The Love Boat (TV Series) (choreography - 2 episodes)
- Alas, Poor Dwyer/After the War/Itsy Bitsy/Ticket to Ride/Disco Baby: Part 2 (1979) ... (choreography - as Ernest O. Flatt)
- Alas, Poor Dwyer/After the War/Itsy Bitsy/Ticket to Ride/Disco Baby: Part 1 (1979) ... (choreography - as Ernest O. Flatt)
  The Carol Burnett Show (TV Series) (choreographer - 275 episodes, 1967 - 1978) (staged by - 30 episodes, 1967 - 1968)
- A Special Evening with Carol Burnett (1978) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode #11.23 (1978) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode #11.22 (1978) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode #11.21 (1978) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode #11.20 (1978) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
 1967 Damn Yankees! (TV Movie) (choreographer)
  The Judy Garland Show (TV Series) (choreographer - 4 episodes, 1963) (choreography - 1 episode, 1964)
- Episode #1.22 (1964) ... (choreography)
- Episode #1.5 (1963) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode #1.4 (1963) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode #1.2 (1963) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode #1.1 (1963) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
 1963 Calamity Jane (TV Movie) (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
 1963 An Evening with Carol Burnett (TV Movie) (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
 1962 Julie and Carol at Carnegie Hall (TV Special documentary) (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
 1958 Kiss Me, Kate (TV Movie) (musical numbers staged by - as Ernest Flatt)
 1957 Annie Get Your Gun (TV Movie) (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
 1955-1957 Your Hit Parade (TV Series) (choreographer - 5 episodes)
- Episode dated 7 September 1957 (1957) ... (choreographer)
- Episode dated 8 September 1956 (1956) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode dated 9 June 1956 (1956) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode dated 2 June 1956 (1956) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
- Episode dated 12 November 1955 (1955) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
 1956 The Dinah Shore Show (TV Series) (choreographer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 3 July 1956 (1956) ... (choreographer - as Ernest Flatt)
 1956 Anything Goes (stager: "Anything Goes")
 1953 Calamity Jane (assistant dance director - uncredited)
 1952 Singin' in the Rain (tap dance instructor - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He directed Jimmy McHugh and Arthur Malvin's musical, "Sugar Babies," at the Mark Hellinger Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Mickey Rooney and Ann Miller in the cast.

Alternate Names:

Ernest O. Flatt | Ernest Flatt
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Trivia:

In 1980, was nominated for two Tony Awards for "Sugar Babies": as Best Choreographer and, with Rudy Tronto, Best Director (Musical).

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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