9 wins & 4 nominations.
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The Red Skelton Hour
(TV Series) (79 episodes, 1951 - 1969) (writer - 249 episodes, 1951 - 1971) (written by - 3 episodes, 1958 - 1965) (original story - 2 episodes, 1964 - 1965)
Wrote the introductions for his collection of famous ghost stories "A Red Skel(e)ton in Your Closet".
3 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
6 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Richard 'Red' Skelton | Cameo appearance
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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I always believed God puts each one of us here for a purpose and mine is to try to make people happy.
Appears as the character Freddie the Freeloader on a 44¢ USA commemorative postage stamp in the Early TV Memories issue honoring The Red Skelton Hour
(1951). The stamp was issued 11 August 2009.
Always ended his TV show and specials with, "Good night and may God bless."
The Marcel Marceau of Television