STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,158 this week

Tony Randall (I) (1920–2004)


Tony Randall was born on February 26, 1920 in Tulsa, Oklahoma as Aryeh Leonard Rosenberg. He attended Tulsa Central High School and later Northwestern University and New York City's Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre. After graduating, he starred in two plays: George Bernard Shaw's 'Candida' alongside Jane Cowl and Emlyn Williams' 'The ... See full bio »

Watch the Latest Episode of "The IMDb Show"

Paul Scheer sheds some light on The Room, lets us in on a secret in The Disaster Artist, and answers your questions. Plus, we explore the origins of midnight movies and take a look at IMDb's Top 10 Stars of 2017.

Watch the show

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 images
created 12 Jan 2015
 
a list of 43 people
created 02 Oct 2016
 
a list of 28 people
created 28 Nov 2016
 
a list of 27 people
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 27 images
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Tony Randall's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 6 Golden Globes. Another 2 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Odd Couple
The Odd Couple Felix Unger / Grandpa Unger / Morris Unger
(1970-1975)
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? Rockwell P. Hunter / Himself / Lover Doll
(1957)
Pillow Talk
Pillow Talk Jonathan Forbes
(1959)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (96 credits)
 2005/I It's About Time
Mr. Rosenberg
 2003 Down with Love
Theodore Banner
 1999 Brother's Keeper (TV Series)
Tony
- An Odd Couple of Days (1999) ... Tony
 1996 How the Toys Saved Christmas
Mr. Grimm (voice)
 1996 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series)
Travis Bickle
- Ancient Greece (1996) ... Travis Bickle (uncredited)
 1995 The Magic School Bus (TV Series)
Radius Ulna 'R.U.' Humerus
- Flexes Its Muscles (1995) ... Radius Ulna 'R.U.' Humerus (voice)
 1995 Peter and the Wolf (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 1993 Fatal Instinct
Judge Skanky
 1993 The Odd Couple: Together Again (TV Movie)
Felix Unger
 1991 The Boss (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch
Brain Gremlin (voice)
 1989 It Had to Be You
Milton
 1989 The Man in the Brown Suit (TV Movie)
Rev. Edward Chichester
 1989 That's Adequate
Host
 1988 Save the Dog! (TV Movie)
Oliver Bishop
 1987 The Gnomes' Great Adventure
Gnome King / Ghost of the Black Lake (voice)
 1987 Lyle, Lyle Crocodile: The Musical - The House on East 88th Street (TV Movie)
Narrator / Signor Valenti (voice)
 1986 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Uncle Bill
- Sunday Drive (1986) ... Uncle Bill
 1986 My Little Pony: The Movie
The Moochick (voice)
 1985 Hitler's S.S.: Portrait in Evil (TV Movie)
Putzi (The Comedian)
 1984 Pigs vs. Freaks (TV Movie)
Rambaba Organimus
 1984 My Little Pony (TV Movie)
The Moochick (voice)
 1984 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
Tony Randall
- The Big Apple: Part 2 (1984) ... Tony Randall
 1981-1983 Love, Sidney (TV Series)
Sidney Shore
- Surprise Party (1983) ... Sidney Shore
- The Shrink (1983) ... Sidney Shore
- Alison: Part 2 (1983) ... Sidney Shore
- Alison: Part 1 (1983) ... Sidney Shore
- The Revolutionary (1983) ... Sidney Shore
 1982 The King of Comedy
Tony Randall
 1981 Sidney Shorr: A Girl's Best Friend (TV Movie)
Sidney Shorr
 1980 Foolin' Around
Peddicord
 1979 Scavenger Hunt
Henry Motley
 1978 Kate Bliss and the Ticker Tape Kid (TV Movie)
Lord Seymour Devery
 1976-1978 The Tony Randall Show (TV Series)
Judge Walter Franklin
- Wyatt Loves Bonnie (1978) ... Judge Walter Franklin
- The Way It Was (1978) ... Judge Walter Franklin
- Adios, Mr. Chips (1978) ... Judge Walter Franklin
- Phantom of the Poconos (1978) ... Judge Walter Franklin
- Eyes of the Law (1978) ... Judge Walter Franklin
 1976 The Brady Bunch Variety Hour (TV Series)
Tony Randall
- Pilot (1976) ... Tony Randall
 1976 The American Parade (TV Mini-Series)
Narrator
- The Second Revolution (1976) ... Narrator
 1972-1976 The Carol Burnett Show (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #9.22 (1976) ... Various Characters
- Episode #5.22 (1972) ... Various Characters
 1970-1975 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Felix Unger / Grandpa Unger / Morris Unger
- Felix Remarries (1975) ... Felix Unger
- Laugh Clown, Laugh (1975) ... Felix Unger
- Old Flames Never Die (1975) ... Felix Unger
- The Roy Clark Show (1975) ... Felix Unger
- Two Men on a Hoarse (1975) ... Felix Unger
 1974 Happy Days (TV Series)
Werewolf in Movie
- Not with My Sister, You Don't (1974) ... Werewolf in Movie (uncredited)
 1973 The All-American Boy
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1960-1973 The Bob Hope Show (TV Series)
Jim Phelps
- Energy Crisis (1973) ... Jim Phelps
 1972 The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour (TV Series)
- Episode #2.6 (1972)
 1971 Here's Lucy (TV Series)
Rudolph Springer III
- Lucy and the Mountain Climber (1971) ... Rudolph Springer III
 1966-1971 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
The Director / Duke de Fromage / Marquis de Swinger
- The Candidate's Director (1971) ... The Director
- The Taming of the Screw-Loose (1966) ... Duke de Fromage / Marquis de Swinger
 1970 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Mark Travis (segment "Love and the Big Night")
- Love and Those Poor Crusaders' Wives/Love and the Big Night/Love and the V.I.P. Restaurant (1970) ... Mark Travis (segment "Love and the Big Night")
 1969 The Littlest Angel (TV Movie)
Democritus
 1969 Hello Down There
Fred Miller
 1968 That's Life (TV Series)
Rodney Wonderful
- How We Met (1968) ... Rodney Wonderful
 1967 Off to See the Wizard (TV Series)
Mario
- Hell Cats (1967) ... Mario
 1967 ABC Stage 67 (TV Series)
Inspector Berry / Geoffrey Judge
- The Wide Open Door (1967) ... Inspector Berry / Geoffrey Judge
 1966 Bang! Bang! You're Dead!
Andrew Jessel
 1965 The Alphabet Murders
Hercule Poirot
 1965 Vacation Playhouse (TV Series)
Willie Coogan
- Coogan's Reward (1965) ... Willie Coogan
 1965 Fluffy
Prof. Daniel Potter
 1965 The Danny Kaye Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.31 (1965)
 1964 Send Me No Flowers
Arnold
 1964 Robin and the 7 Hoods
Hood (uncredited)
 1964 The Brass Bottle
Harold Ventimore
 1964 7 Faces of Dr. Lao
Dr. Lao / The Abominable Snowman / Merlin the Magician / ...
 1963 Island of Love
Paul Ferris
 1962 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series)
Hadley Purvis
- Hangover (1962) ... Hadley Purvis
 1962 Two Weeks in Another Town
Ad Lib in Lounge (uncredited)
 1962 Boys' Night Out
George Drayton
 1962 Arsenic & Old Lace (TV Movie)
Mortimer Brewster
 1961 Lover Come Back
Peter 'Pete' Ramsey
 1961 Checkmate (TV Series)
Luther Gage
- The Button Down Break (1961) ... Luther Gage
 1960 Open Windows (TV Movie)
 1960 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Justin Hale
- Strictly Solo (1960) ... Justin Hale
 1960 Hooray for Love (TV Movie)
 1960 Let's Make Love
Alexander Coffman
 1960 World Wide '60 (TV Series)
Joe
- The Secret of Freedom (1960) ... Joe
 1960 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
The King of France
 1960 Startime (TV Series)
Ernest
 1960 The Man in the Moon (TV Movie)
 1960 Sunday Showcase (TV Series)
 1959 The United States Steel Hour (TV Series)
 1959 Pillow Talk
Jonathan Forbes
 1959 Goodyear Theatre (TV Series)
Charles MacArthur / Willie Coogan
- Hello, Charlie (1959) ... Charles MacArthur
- Coogan's Reward (1959) ... Willie Coogan
 1957-1959 Playhouse 90 (TV Series)
Gus Taylor / Kenneth Rutherford
- The Second Happiest Day (1959) ... Gus Taylor
- The Playroom (1957) ... Kenneth Rutherford
 1959 The Mating Game
Lorenzo Charlton
 1959 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series)
Fred Martin
- Martin's Folly (1959) ... Fred Martin
 1957 No Down Payment
Jerry Flagg
 1954-1957 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series)
Stan
- Weekend in Vermont (1957) ... Stan
- The Huntress (1954)
 1956-1957 The Alcoa Hour (TV Series)
Stan Kasper / Bill Holmes
- Weekend in Vermont (1957) ... Stan Kasper
- Man on a Tiger (1956) ... Bill Holmes
 1957 Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
Rockwell P. Hunter / Himself / Lover Doll
 1957 Oh, Men! Oh, Women!
Cobbler
 1952-1957 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Walter Ellis
- The Hollywood Complex (1957) ... Walter Ellis
- Miss Hargreaves (1952)
 1949-1955 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- It Pays to Advertise (1949) ... (as Anthony Randall)
 1955 Appointment with Adventure (TV Series)
- Caribbean Cruise (1955)
 1952-1955 Mister Peepers (TV Series)
Mr. Harvey Weskit / Narrator
- The Wally Cox Story (1955) ... Narrator / Mr. Harvey Weskit
- The Rumor (1954) ... Mr. Harvey Weskit
- The New Gym Teacher (1953) ... Mr. Harvey Weskit
- The Leather Chair (1953) ... Mr. Harvey Weskit
- The Box Lunch Social (1953) ... Mr. Harvey Weskit
 1954 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
Charlie Wilson
- The Beautiful Wife (1954) ... Charlie Wilson
 1954 The Motorola Television Hour (TV Series)
Harry
- Nightmare in Algiers (1954) ... Harry
 1953-1954 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
- In Albert's Room (1953)
 1953 The Pepsi-Cola Playhouse (TV Series)
 1953 The Gulf Playhouse (TV Series)
 1953 Short Short Dramas (TV Series)
 1949 One Man's Family (TV Series)
Mac (1950-1952)
 1942 Saboteur
Cameraman (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (8 credits)
Show Show Self (154 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (26 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Appeared in "Inherit the Wind" on Broadway. NOTE; He was nominated for a Tony Award. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 20 Articles | 2 Pictorials | See more »

Alternate Names:

Anthony Randall

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Compassion is a luxury of the affluent. See more »

Trivia:

Was militantly opposed to smoking. See more »

Trademark:

His sardonic, commanding voice. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page

Paul Scheer on Why There Are No Bad Movies

Paul Scheer discusses The Disaster Artist and his love of awesomely bad movies. Plus, we dive into the origins of midnight movies and explore how The Room became a cult classic.

Watch now