Won 1 Golden Globe.
Another 9 wins & 4 nominations.
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The Red Skelton Hour
(TV Series) (48 episodes, 1951 - 1968) (writer - 249 episodes, 1951 - 1971) (written by - 3 episodes, 1958 - 1965) (original story - 2 episodes, 1964 - 1965)
Print ads for Zenith televisions (1961)
3 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
4 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Richard 'Red' Skelton
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
My mother told me something I've never forgotten: 'Don't take life too seriously, son, you don't come out of it alive anyway.
In 1960, he purchased the old Charles Chaplin
Studios on La Brea Avenue, where he produced his weekly television shows. He established Red-Eo-Tape (Red-Tape) Video Productions. His three RCA TK-41 camera mobile units became the first live color production company in Hollywood.
His wide variety of characters such as Sheriff Dead Eye, Clem Kadiddlehopper, etc.
The Marcel Marceau of Television