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Richard Kollmar (1910–1971)

Richard Kollmar was born on December 31, 1910 in Ridgewood, New Jersey, USA as Richard Tompkins Kollmar. He was an actor and writer, known for Who's the Boss? (1954), Close-Up (1948) and What's My Line? (1950). He was married to Anne Fogarty and Dorothy Kilgallen. He died on January 7, 1971 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Who's the Boss?
Who's the Boss? Himself / panelist
Close-Up Martin Beaumont
What's My Line?
What's My Line? Himself - Guest Panelist / Himself - Mystery Guest / Himself - Mystery Guest #1
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 1954 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- Evening Star (1954)
 1952 Guess What (TV Series)
Host (as Dick Kollmar)
 1950 The Web (TV Series)
- The Witness (1950)
 1949 Broadway Spotlight (TV Series)
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 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Pygmalion Jones (1956) ... (story)
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 1952-1965 What's My Line? (TV Series)
Himself - Mystery Guest / Himself - Guest Panelist / Himself - Mystery Guest #1
- Episode dated 14 February 1965 (1965) ... Himself - Mystery Guest
- Episode dated 25 December 1960 (1960) ... Himself - Mystery Guest
- Episode dated 3 February 1957 (1957) ... Himself - Guest Panelist
- Episode dated 20 November 1955 (1955) ... Himself - Mystery Guest #1 (as Dick Kollmar)
- Episode dated 6 July 1952 (1952) ... Himself - Guest Panelist
 1964 I've Got a Secret (TV Series)
Himself - Boston Blackie
- Episode dated 20 January 1964 (1964) ... Himself - Boston Blackie
 1956 Person to Person (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #3.21 (1956) ... Himself (as Dick Kollmar)
 1954 Who's the Boss? (TV Series)
Himself / panelist (as Dick Kollmar)
 1951 Penthouse Party (TV Series)
- Episode #1.29 (1951) ... Himself

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Stage: In 1956, produced an unsuccessful revival of 'The Ziegfield Follies', starring Tallulah Bankhead, which closed before making it to Broadway. See more »

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Dick Kollmar

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In 1959, he owned and operated a nightclub in New York City called The Left Bank. It was located at 309 W. 50th Street. His hobby was collecting models of hands, which were displayed in the restaurant. He also started a small art gallery and displayed many paintings at his supper club. See more »

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