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Johnny Wayne (1918–1990)

Johnny Wayne was born on May 28, 1918 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Lou Weingarten. He was an actor and writer, known for The Wayne and Shuster Hour (1957), Holiday Lodge (1961) and Once Upon a Giant (1988). He died on July 18, 1990 in Toronto. See full bio »

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Known For

The Wayne and Shuster Hour
(1957-1967)
Holiday Lodge
Holiday Lodge Johnny Miller
(1961)
Once Upon a Giant
Once Upon a Giant Lester the Jester
(1988)
The Ed Sullivan Show
The Ed Sullivan Show Comedian / Himself - Comedian / 1954 Big Julie Sketch / Himself / Himself (as Wayne and Shuster) / Himself Comedian
(1958-1970)

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 1988 Once Upon a Giant (TV Movie)
Lester the Jester
 1982 Wayne and Shuster International (TV Series)
 1972 The Pirates of Penzance (TV Movie)
Presenter (New York)
 1967 One Hundred Years Young (TV Movie)
 1961 Holiday Lodge (TV Series)
Johnny Miller
- Hollywood, I'll Lick You Yet (1961) ... Johnny Miller
- Stanley's Problem (1961) ... Johnny Miller
- Johnny Goes Dramatic (1961) ... Johnny Miller
- Jewel Thieves Anonymous (1961) ... Johnny Miller
- Johnny's Other Face (1961) ... Johnny Miller
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Show Show Producer (1 credit)
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Along with partner, Frank Shuster, made close to 70 guest appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) (aka The Ed Sullivan Show), more than any other performer or group. See more »

Alternate Names:

Wayne and Schuster | Wayne & Shuster | Wayne and Shuster | John Louis Wayne
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Interred at Holy Blossom Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. See more »

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