Won 1 Golden Globe.
Another 9 wins & 4 nominations.
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The Red Skelton Hour
(TV Series) (35 episodes, 1951 - 1968) (writer - 249 episodes, 1951 - 1971) (written by - 3 episodes, 1958 - 1965) (original story - 2 episodes, 1964 - 1965)
With his daughter Valentina, he hosted the Sunday, December 13th, 1959 telecast of the film classic, "The Wizard of Oz". This was only the second telecast of the film, and the first of the many annual telecasts of it.
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Richard 'Red' Skelton
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
[on the large attendance at producer Harry Cohn's funeral] Well, it only proved what they always say - give the public something they want to see, and they'll come out for it.
Got his first taste of the stage at "The Pantheon Theatre" in downtown Vincennes, Indiana, which is now being remodeled and the stage being named in his honor.
Always ended his TV show and specials with, "Good night and may God bless."
The Marcel Marceau of Television