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Allen Ludden (1917–1981)

Allen Ludden was born on October 5, 1917 in Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA as Allen Ellsworth. He was an actor, known for Password Plus (1979), Password All-Stars (1961) and Talking Pictures (1968). He was married to Betty White and Margaret McGloin. He died on June 9, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1978-1980 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Paul Willis / Martin Scott, Businessman #1
- Where Is It Written?/Julie's Aunt/The Big Deal (1978) ... Martin Scott, Businessman #1
 1980 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Judge Meyer
 1976 Futureworld
Game Show Host
 1974 Banacek (TV Series)
Interviewer
- Horse of a Slightly Different Color (1974) ... Interviewer
 1971 The Pet Set (TV Series)
Announcer
 1966 The Milton Berle Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.10 (1966)
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
David Dooley
- Dizzoner the Penguin (1966) ... David Dooley (uncredited)
 1954 On the Carousel (TV Series)
Host (1953-1954)
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While an Army officer during World War II, Allen Ludden was assigned to the entertainment division for the Pacific. There, he worked with Shakespearean actor Maurice Evans, who was an Army major at the time, to produce and direct more than 40 shows. At war's end, Ludden became personal manager and advance man for Evans during a... See more »
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He met his wife, Betty White, on an episode of Password All-Stars (1961), when she was a panelist. See more »

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