9 wins & 4 nominations.
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The Red Skelton Hour
(TV Series) (78 episodes, 1951 - 1969) (writer - 249 episodes, 1951 - 1971) (written by - 3 episodes, 1958 - 1965) (original story - 2 episodes, 1964 - 1965)
Wrote the introductions for his collection of famous ghost stories "A Red Skel(e)ton in Your Closet".
3 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
6 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Richard 'Red' Skelton
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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[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.
Used his "Guzzlers Gin" comedy sketch as his successful 1940 screen test for MGM. It was later filmed in Ziegfeld Follies
Performs and does characters with his brown hat. He performs different characters by changing the way the hat looks and how he wears it
The Marcel Marceau of Television