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Bert Gordon (I) (1895–1974)

Gordon appeared throughout the early 40's in films and on radio as his character "The Mad Russian." The actor's character was known for his "steel wool" haircut and ears which wiggled, but, most of all, for his famous tag lines, "How do you do!" and "Do you mean it?". These lines and Gordon's caricature even appeared in several Warner Bros. ... See full bio »

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Let's Have Fun
Let's Have Fun Boris Rascalnikoff
Laugh Your Blues Away
Laugh Your Blues Away Boris Rascalnikoff
Sing for Your Supper
Sing for Your Supper The Mad Russian


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 1943 Thank Your Lucky Stars
Patient (uncredited)
 1941 Sing for Your Supper
The Mad Russian
 1938 Outside of Paradise
 1937 New Faces of 1937
Count Mischa Moody
 1937 School for Swing (Short)
The Mad Russian
 1935 The Affair of Susan
Hot Dog Man (uncredited)
 1935 She Gets Her Man
 1934 Mike Fright (Short)
Charlie, the Sound Engineer (uncredited)
 1932 Madison Sq. Garden
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 1941 Sing for Your Supper (performer: "Russian Dialect Song" - uncredited) / (writer: "Russian Dialect Song" - uncredited)
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 1964 The Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series)
- The Return of Edwin Carp (1964) ... Himself
 1949-1950 Texaco Star Theatre (TV Series)
Himself - Comic / Himself - Comedian / Himself - Comic Actor
- Episode #3.4 (1950) ... Himself - Comic
- Episode #2.6 (1949) ... Himself - Comedian
- Episode #2.1 (1949) ... Himself - Comic Actor
 1950 Cavalcade of Stars (TV Series)
Himself - Guest Comic
- Episode #1.44 (1950) ... Himself - Guest Comic
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 1988 Gleason: He's the Greatest (TV Series)
- Episode #1.12 (1988) ... Bullfighter
 1984 Our Gang: Inside the Clubhouse (TV Movie documentary)
Charlie (uncredited)

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