No photo available. Represent Gene Sheldon? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 24,100 this week

Gene Sheldon (1908–1982)

Baggy-trousered, banjo-strumming comedian who played small parts in US films and performed in pantomime in TV guest appearances. See full bio »

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 115 people
created 07 Apr 2012
 
a list of 749 people
created 28 Dec 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Gene Sheldon.

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (16 credits)
 1970 Howdy (TV Movie)
 1957-1961 Zorro (TV Series)
Bernardo
- El Bandido (1960) ... Bernardo
- Finders Keepers (1959) ... Bernardo
 1951 Golden Girl
Sam Jordan
 1945 So You Think You're Allergic (Short) (uncredited)
 1945 The Dolly Sisters
Professor Winnup, Seal Trainer
 1945 Where Do We Go from Here?
Ali the Genie
 1939 Lucky to Me
Hap Hazard
 1938 The Hidden Menace
Peters
 1937 Television Talent
Herbert Dingle
 1935 Roberta
Banjo-Playing Wabash Indianian (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Self (18 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He performed in Rubens and Landeau's revue, "It's All in the Bag," at the Saville Theatre in London, England with Benny Ross, Maxine Stone, Doris Hare, Elisabeth Welch, and Sepha Treble in the cast. Erte was costume and set designer.

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Although he had a lengthy career in show business, his greatest fame came during a period of only five years in which he worked for Walt Disney. Famous for his pantomime routines, he was cast by Disney as the mute sidekick/servant Bernardo on the hit television series "Zorro" (1957). This led to major roles in the Disney features "Toby Tyler, or Ten Weeks With the Circus" (1960) and "Babes in ... See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Gene Sheldon song releases relssar
Discuss Gene Sheldon on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page