8 wins & 4 nominations.
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The Red Skelton Hour
(TV Series) (114 episodes, 1951 - 1969) (writer - 249 episodes, 1951 - 1971) (written by - 3 episodes, 1958 - 1965) (original story - 2 episodes, 1964 - 1965)
Print ads for Zenith televisions (1961)
3 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
6 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Richard 'Red' Skelton | Cameo appearance
6' 2" (1.88 m)
Did You Know?
I always believed God puts each one of us here for a purpose and mine is to try to make people happy.
He is credited with having uttered one of the greatest put-downs in Hollywood history. Attending the funeral of much loathed Columbia Pictures studio chief Harry Cohn. Red reputedly turned to a friend and remarked about the large turn-out: "Old Harry was right after all - You give the public what they want and they'll always show up!".
The Marcel Marceau of Television