Won 1 Primetime Emmy.
Another 2 wins & 1 nomination.
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The Red Skelton Hour
/ Henpecked Husband
/ Alexander Ragtime
Starred in a pilot for a TV series called "Uncle Elroy" in which he played a man who day-dreamed himself into all sorts of heroic situations.
Did You Know?
I've never been drunk, but often I've been overserved.
Was a hit as a frequent guest on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(1962). One night he provided a moment often replayed on "Carson highlights". Bob Hope
and Dean Martin
were already on and, if not drinking, gave that impression. After George was introduced and talking to Johnny Carson
, he had the audience laughing away as he told stories of his WWII service in Oklahoma, noting that he had ...