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Earl Wilson (I) (1907–1987)

Earl Wilson was born on May 3, 1907 in Rockford, Ohio, USA as Harvey Earl Wilson. He was an actor and writer, known for Cavalcade of Broadway: Leon and Eddie's (1950), Cavalcade of Broadway: Village Barn (1950) and Beach Blanket Bingo (1965). He was married to Rosemary Lyons. He died on January 16, 1987 in Yonkers, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1965 Beach Blanket Bingo
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 1962 Night of Evil
Narrator (as Syndicated Columnist Earl Wilson)
 1960 College Confidential
 1959 Sunday Showcase (TV Series)
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- What Makes Sammy Run?: Part 2 (1959) ... Earl Wilson
- What Makes Sammy Run?: Part 1 (1959) ... Earl Wilson
 1957 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
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- Lose Me in Las Vegas (1957) ... Earl Wilson (uncredited)
 1957 A Face in the Crowd
Earl Wilson (uncredited)
 1952 Wonderful Town, U.S.A. (TV Series)
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- Episode #1.31 (1952) ... Earl Wilson
 1950 Cavalcade of Broadway: The Versailles (Short)
 1950 Cavalcade of Broadway: Leon and Eddie's (Short)
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 1950 Cavalcade of Broadway: Village Barn (Short)
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 1950 Cavalcade of Broadway: Blue Angel (Short)
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 1949 Cavalcade of Broadway: Cafe Society (Short)
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 1949 The Morey Amsterdam Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.1 (1949) ... Columnist
 1947 Copacabana
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Other Works:

Book: "The Show Business Nobody Knows" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Portrayals | See more »

Alternate Names:

Earl Wilson Sr. | Syndicated Columnist Earl Wilson

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Personal Quote:

Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure. See more »


In the late 1960's his column was carried by 175 newspapers across the country. Accompanied by 'B.W.'. See more »

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