Art Clokey (1921–2010)

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Art Clokey was born on October 12, 1921 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Arthur Charles Farrington. He was a director and writer, known for Gumby: The Movie (1995), The Gumby Show (1956) and Gumby Adventures (1988). He was married to Gloria Clokey and Ruth Clokey. He died on January 8, 2010 in Los Osos, California, USA. See full bio »

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Gumby: The Movie Director
The Gumby Show Director
Gumby Adventures Director


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 1988 Gumby Adventures (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Funtasia (1988)
 1977 Mandala (Short) (uncredited)
 1956-1968 The Gumby Show (TV Series) (91 episodes)
- Point of Honor (1967)
- Sticky Pokey (1967)
- Motor Mania (1967)
- Tail Tale (1967)
 1960-1967 Davey and Goliath (TV Series) (41 episodes)
- Happy Easter (1967)
- Hocus Pocus (1964)
- The Jickets (1964)
- Rags and Buttons (1964)
 1955 Gumbasia (Short)
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Father of Ann Clokey and video producer Joe Clokey. See more »


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