Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys.
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D.O.R.C. (Disembodied Omnipotent Ruler of Cats) (1991)
Hunch - Duke's Nephew
(voice, as Charles Nelson-Reilly)
Love, American Style
Jeff (segment "Love and the Laughing Lover")
/ Albert (segment "Love and the Return of Raymond")
/ Chuck Erickson (segment "Love and the Detective")
Directed the play "The Gin Game" starring Julie Harris
and Charles Durning
at the Lyceum Theatre, Broadway, NY. He was nominated for a Tony Award for his work on this play.
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You can't do anything else once you do game shows. You have no career.
Reilly's openly gay TV persona was quite ahead of its time. He recalled a network executive telling him, "They don't let queers on television." In rebuttal, he was a game show fixture on such shows as The Match Game
(1962) and The Hollywood Squares
(1965); was a guest on the The Tonight Show
(1962) with Johnny Carson
more than 95 times; earned an Emmy nomination for his second-banana work on The