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George Kirby (II) (1923–1995)

George Kirby was born on June 8, 1923 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962), Amos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a Controversy (1983) and The George Kirby Show (1970). He was married to Rosemary. He died on September 30, 1995 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest / Himself
(1962-1973)
Amos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a Controversy
(1983)
The George Kirby Show
(1970)

Filmography

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 1992 You Must Remember This (TV Movie)
George
 1991 Baby Talk (TV Series)
Duane
- Out of Africa (1991) ... Duane (voice)
- The Big One (1991) ... Duane (voice)
 1989 Beverly Hills Brats
Elmo
 1988 What's Happening Now! (TV Series)
Dewey
- The Fabulous Fortunes (1988) ... Dewey
 1987 Leonard Part 6
Duchamp
 1987 Cameo by Night (TV Movie)
Gruddy
 1985 Trouble in Mind
Lieutenant Gunther
 1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
- Desert Fox (1985)
- Fox Hunt (1985)
- Bum Tip (1985)
 1985 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Eubie Sherwin
- Murder to a Jazz Beat (1985) ... Eubie Sherwin
 1984 Fame (TV Series)
Eddie Macon
- Catch a Falling Star (1984) ... Eddie Macon
 1983 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
Mayor Hopkins
- The Mayor (1983) ... Mayor Hopkins
 1983 Sunset Limousine (TV Movie)
Elmer
 1976 The Shaggy D.A.
'Pound' canine characters (voice)
 1975 Rosenthal and Jones (TV Movie)
Henry Jones
 1973 Saga of Sonora (TV Movie)
Bartender
 1972 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Mr. Mystic (segment "Love and the Mystic")
- Love and the Christmas Punch/Love and the Mystic/Love and the Tycoon (1972) ... Mr. Mystic (segment "Love and the Mystic")
 1972 The ABC Comedy Hour (TV Series)
Various
- The Kopykats #7 (1972) ... Various
- The Friars Roast Sammy Davis Jr. (1972) ... Various
- The Kopykats #6 (1972) ... Various
- The Kopykats #5 (1972)
- The Kopykats #4 (1972) ... Various
 1970 Julia (TV Series)
Charlie Keefer
- Charlie's Chance (1970) ... Charlie Keefer
 1967 ABC Stage 67 (TV Series)
Various
 1966 A Man Called Adam
Party Guest (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (49 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

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Other Works:

He acted in the revue, "New Year's Eve Special," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Marilyn Michaels in the cast.

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Became to first African-American comedian to open at the Copacabana nightclub in New York, in 1960. He opened for Bobby Darin, who in fact gotten Kirby to be his opening act. See more »

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