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William Burns (IV) (1902–1966)

William Burns was born on March 12, 1902 in the USA. He is known for his work on The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950), Wendy and Me (1964) and The George Burns Show (1960). He died on January 20, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1966 Summer Fun (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- McNab's Lab (1966) ... (writer)
 1966 Mona McCluskey (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Will He or Won't He? (1966) ... (written by)
 1964 No Time for Sergeants (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Permanent Recruit (1964) ... (writer)
 1961-1964 Mister Ed (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Moko (1964) ... (written by)
- The First Meeting (1961) ... (written by)
 1960 The George Burns Show (TV Movie)
  The George Burns Show (TV Series) (1 episode, 1959) (written by - 1 episode, 1958)
- La Vie En Rose or A Wife for Christmas (1958) ... (written by)
  The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1952 - 1953) (written by - 266 episodes, 1950 - 1958) (writer - 1 episode, 1951)
- The Exchange Student (1958) ... (written by)
- The Grammar School Dance (1958) ... (written by)
- Summer School (1958) ... (written by)
- The June Wedding (1958) ... (written by)
- The Week in New York (1958) ... (written by)
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 1961-1966 Mister Ed (TV Series) (script consultant - 107 episodes)
- Ed Goes to College (1966) ... (script consultant)
- Cherokee Ed (1966) ... (script consultant)
- Ed and the Motorcycle (1966) ... (script consultant)
- Ed the Bridegroom (1965) ... (script consultant)
- Don't Skin That Bear (1965) ... (script consultant)
  Panic! (TV Series) (script supervisor - 14 episodes, 1957 - 1958) (story supervisor - 1 episode, 1958)
- Double Identity (1958) ... (story supervisor)
- Patrol (1958) ... (script supervisor)
- Ashley and Son (1958) ... (script supervisor)
- Hear No Evil (1958) ... (script supervisor)
- Emergency (1958) ... (script supervisor)
 1950 711 Ocean Drive (technical advisor - as Lt. William Burns)
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 1955 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series)
Willy Burns
- The Uranium Caper (1955) ... Willy Burns (voice, uncredited)
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 1958 Mister Ed (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- The Wonderful World of Wilbur Pope (1958) ... (producer)

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Lt. William Burns | Willy Burns
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In addition to being a comedy writer for his older brother George Burns, Willy was also George's business manager. See more »

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