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Jackie Gleason

Jackie Gleason (February 26, 1916 – June 24, 1987) was an American comedian, actor and musician. He was known for his brash visual and verbal comedy style, especially by his character Ralph Kramden on The Honeymooners, a situation-comedy television series. His most noted film roles were as Minnesota Fats in the drama film The Hustler (1961) starring Paul Newman, and as Buford T. Justice in the Smokey and the Bandit movie series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jackie Gleason, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Feb 26, 1916 In Brooklyn, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
42
First Appeared:
In the movie Navy Blues 1941-09-13
Latest Project:
Movie The Very Best of the Honeymooners 2000-11-07
Known For
Poster of You're in the Picture
Poster of The Desert Hawk
Poster of The Life of Riley
Poster of Orchestra Wives
Filmography
Movie The Very Best of the Honeymooners Ralph Kramden 2000-11-07
Movie A Bing Crosby Christmas Himself 1998-01-01
Movie Nothing in Common Max Basner 1986-07-29
Movie Izzy & Moe 1985-09-23
Movie Smokey and the Bandit Part 3 Buford T. Justice 1983-08-12
Movie The Sting II Fargo Gondorff 1983-02-18
Movie The Toy Ulysses Simpson 'U.S.' Bates 1982-12-10
Movie Smokey and the Bandit II Sheriff Buford T. Justice 1980-08-15
Movie Mr. Billion John Cutler 1977-03-03
Movie Smokey and the Bandit Sheriff Buford T. Justice 1977-05-26
Series The Captain and Tennille Unknown 1976-09-20
Movie Three for Two Fred/Herb/Mike 1975-12-03
Series Tony Orlando and Dawn Unknown 1974-12-04
Movie How Do I Love Thee? 1970-10-01
Movie How to Commit Marriage Oliver Poe 1969-07-07
Movie Don't Drink the Water Walter Hollander 1969-11-11
Movie Skidoo Tough Tony Banks 1968-12-19
Movie Papa's Delicate Condition Jack Griffith 1963-03-06
Movie Soldier In The Rain MSgt. Maxwell Slaughter 1963-11-27
Movie Requiem for a Heavyweight Maish Rennick 1962-10-16
Movie Gigot Gigot 1962-11-01
Series You're in the Picture Host 1961-01-20
Movie The Hustler Minnesota Fats 1961-09-25
Movie The Fabulous Fifties 1960-01-22
Series The Honeymooners Ralph Kramden 1955-10-01
Series The Jackie Gleason Show 1952-09-20
Movie The Desert Hawk Aladdin 1950-08-05
Series The Colgate Comedy Hour Unknown 1950-09-10
Series Cavalcade of Stars Fenwick Babbitt 1949-06-04
Movie Dating: Do's and Don'ts 1949-01-01
Series The Life of Riley Chester A. Riley 1949-10-04
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20
Series Westinghouse Studio One Unknown 1948-11-07
Movie Tramp, Tramp, Tramp! Hank 1942-04-02
Movie Lady Gangster Wilson 1942-04-01
Movie Larceny Inc. Hobart (as Jackie C. Gleason) 1942-04-24
Movie Escape from Crime Evans - Convict Getting Mug Shot (as Jackie C. Gleason) 1942-07-25
Movie Orchestra Wives Ben Beck 1942-09-04
Movie Springtime in the Rockies Commissioner (uncredited) 1942-11-06
Movie Navy Blues 'Tubby' (as Jackie C. Gleason) 1941-09-13
Movie Steel Against the Sky Cliff, the Drunk in Diner (uncredited) 1941-12-13
Movie All Through the Night Starchy 1941-12-02