No photo available. Represent Gus Van? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 573,098 this week

Gus Van (1887–1968)

Gus Van was born on August 12, 1887 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as August von Glahn. He died on March 12, 1968 in Miami Beach, Florida, USA. See full bio »

'Call of Duty' Revealed

The cast and creators of Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare reveals some of the secrets behind their movie to Kevin Smith on the IMDb Yacht at San Diego Comic-Con.

Watch clips from IMDb's Live Show

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 754 people
created 28 Dec 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Gus Van's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Soundtrack (13 credits)
 2013 BioShock Infinite (Video Game) (performer: "Ain't We Got Fun?" (1921) - uncredited)
  Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- A Dangerous Maid (2011) ... (performer: "All She'd Say Was Uhm Hum" - uncredited) / (writer: "All She'd Say Was Uhm Hum" - uncredited)
  American Masters (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 1997) (writer - 1 episode, 1997)
- Vaudeville (1997) ... (performer: "Pastafazoola", "Hungry Women", "Chinese Firecrackers" - uncredited) / (writer: "Pastafazoola" - uncredited)
 1951 The Naughty Twenties (Documentary short) (performer: "Crazy Words - Crazy Tune (Vo-do-de-o)")
 1944 Atlantic City (performer: "THAT'S HOW YOU CAN TELL THEY'RE IRISH")
 1943 The More the Merrier (music: "Don't Try To Steal The Sweetheart Of A Soldier" (1917) - uncredited)
 1939 Bank Notes (Short) (performer: "She Knows Her Onions", "I'm an Old-Fashioned Guy") / (writer: "She Knows Her Onions", "I'm an Old-Fashioned Guy")
 1937 Deviled Hams (Short) (performer: "Rockin' Chair", "All God's Chillun' Got Rhythm" - uncredited)
 1930 They Learned About Women (lyrics: "Dougherty Is the Name" (1929), "I'm an Old-Fashioned Guy" (1929) - uncredited) / (performer: "Ain't You, Baby?" (1929), "Does My Baby Love?" (1929), "Harlem Madness" (1929), "He's That Kind of a Pal" (1929), "Ten Sweet Mamas" (1929), "Dougherty Is the Name" (1929), "I'm an Old-Fashioned Guy" (1929) - uncredited)
 1929/I Metro Movietone Revue (Short) (performer: " (If You Want to Miss a Heaven on Earth) Stay Out of the South")
 1928/I Gus Van and Joe Schenck (Short) (performer: "Pastafazoola", "Hungry Women" - uncredited) / (writer: "Pastafazoola" - uncredited)
 1928/II Gus Van and Joe Schenck (Short) (performer: "Chinese Firecrackers", "Away Down South in Heaven")
 1927 Van and Schenck 'The Pennant Winning Battery of Songland' (Short) (performer: "Me Too", "Hard-to-Get Gertie", "She Knows Her Onions")
Show Show Actor (9 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (9 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage Play: Toplitzky of Notre Dame. Musical comedy. New Century Theatre: 26 Dec 1946- 15 Feb 1947 (60 performances). Produced by William Cahn. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Van and Schenck | Van and Schenk

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

One half of the vaudeville/Broadway comedy team Van & Schenck (with Joe Schenck).

Star Sign:

Leo

Message Boards

Discuss Gus Van on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page