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Robert Osborne has been the host on Turner Classic Movies since its inception in 1994, in large part due to his deep and abiding love and knowledge of film. Osborne got his start working for Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. The ever-perspicacious Ball suggested that Osborne combine his interest in classic film and training in journalism, and write ... See full bio »

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 2015 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series)
Robert Osborne
- Kimmy's in a Love Triangle! (2015) ... Robert Osborne (uncredited)
 1980 The Man with Bogart's Face
 1962 The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series)
Jeff Taylor
- The Clampetts Strike Oil (1962) ... Jeff Taylor (as Bob Osborne)
 1961 Twenty Plus Two
Sailor with Dance Tickets (uncredited)
 1959 Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Seaman Driscol
- Brainwave (1959) ... Seaman Driscol (as Bob Osborne)
 1959 Whirlybirds (TV Series)
- The Challenge (1959) ... Anesthetist
 1958 The Californians (TV Series)
Corey Harris
- Dangerous Journey (1958) ... Corey Harris
 1954 Death Valley Days (TV Series)
- Black Bart (1954)
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Other Works:

(book) "40 years with Oscar at the Academy Awards". E.E. Schworck, 1969. See more »

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1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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6' 1" (1.85 m)

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[on Bette Davis] The biggest thing about Bette Davis was that she was nothing like the character Margo Channing in All About Eve (1950). She was a homemaker, a very New England lady, a great friend, a cook, she liked other women. So she wasn't competitive with women. She could very easily sit in a living-room with a lot of people and she didn't have to be the center of attention. She liked going ... See more »


Served in the U.S Air Force. See more »

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