Jack Benny

Jack Benny (February 14, 1894 ? December 26, 1974) was an American comedian, vaudevillian, and actor for radio, television, and film. Widely recognized as one of the leading American entertainers of the 20th century, Benny played the role of the comic penny-pinching miser, insisting on remaining 39 years old on stage despite his actual age, and often playing the violin badly. ... more on Wikipedia

Jack Benny Filmography

tv movie 2014 Glasgow: Big Night Out as Himself
video movie 2008 Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices as Himself
video movie 2008 Mike Douglas: Moments & Memories as Himself
tv movie 2008 Warner at War
movie 2007 Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project as Himself
video movie 2007 The Legendary Crooners as Himself
video movie 2006 Cavett Remembers the Comic Legends as Himself
video movie 2006 The Kingston Trio: 50 Years of Havin' Fun
video movie 2004 Christmas in Tinseltown as Himself
tv movie 2004 Funny Already: A History of Jewish Comedy as Himself
movie 2004 Imaginary Witness: Hollywood and the Holocaust
tv series 2004 Comedy Central Presents: 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time as Himself #28
tv movie 2003 Bob Hope at 100 as Himself
tv movie 2002 Bob Hope's Funniest Out-Takes as Himself
tv movie 2002 Smothered: The Censorship Struggles of the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour as Himself
tv movie 2001 The Beatles... Off the Record: Newsreel Footage 1964-1966 as Himself
tv movie 2001 The Nightclub Years as Himself
tv movie 1998 Hollywoodism: Jews, Movies and the American Dream as Himself
tv movie 1998 The Best of the Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts as Himself - Roastee
video movie 1996 Beatles Diary as Himself
video movie 1996 Bob Hope: Hollywood's Brightest Star as Himself
tv movie 1996 Classic Stand-Up Comedy of Television as Himself
video movie 1996 We Remember Marilyn as Himself
tv movie 1995 Kelsey Grammer Salutes Jack Benny as Himself
tv movie 1995 Pioneers of Primetime as Himself
movie 1994 Entertaining the Troops as Himself
video movie 1994 Kirk Douglas: Video Scrapbook as Himself
tv movie 1994 Television's Christmas Classics as Himself
movie 1994 That's Entertainment! III as Performer in Clip from 'Hollywood Revue of 1929'
tv movie 1993 Bob Hope's Bag Full of Christmas Memories as Himself
tv movie 1993 Laugh-In Past Christmas Present as Himself
tv movie 1993 Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America as Himself
tv movie 1993 The First Annual Comedy Hall of Fame as Himself
tv movie 1993 The Unknown Marx Brothers as Himself
tv movie 1992 Jack Benny: Comedy in Bloom as Himself
tv movie 1992 Legends of Comedy
tv movie 1991 The Very Best of the Ed Sullivan Show 2 as Himself
tv movie 1990 Frank Sinatra: The Voice of Our Time as Himself
movie 1990 Stars and Stripes as Himself
movie 1989 Gary Cooper: American Life, American Legend as Himself
tv movie 1989 The Moon Above, the Earth Below as Himself -Apollo 11 Launch Spectator
tv movie 1988 Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC as Himself
tv movie 1988 The Best of Gleason 2 as Himself
movie 1985 The Beach Boys: An American Band as Himself
tv movie 1984 The Great Standups as Himself
tv movie 1984 TV's Funniest Game Show Moments as Himself
tv movie 1984 Unrehearsed Antics of the Stars as Himself
tv movie 1982 Showbiz Goes to War
tv movie 1981 A Love Letter to Jack Benny as Himself
tv movie 1980 Bob Hope's Overseas Christmas Tours: Around the World with the Troops - 1941-1972 as Himself
tv movie 1979 Has Anybody Here Seen Canada? A History of Canadian Movies 1939-1953 as Himself - Oscar Dinner, 1942
tv movie 1976 CBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 Years as Himself
movie 1976 That's Entertainment, Part II as Clip from 'Song Writers' Revue
movie 1975 Brother Can You Spare a Dime as Himself
tv movie 1975 The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Lucille Ball as Himself
tv movie 1974 Annie and the Hoods as Himself
tv movie 1974 Cedars-Sinai Benefit as Himself - Performer
tv movie 1974 Jack Benny's Second Farewell Special as Himself
tv movie 1974 Milton Berle's Mad Mad Mad World of Comedy as Himself
tv movie 1974 Paramount Presents as Himself - Host
tv movie 1974 The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Bob Hope as Himself
tv movie 1974 The Perry Como Christmas Show as Santa Claus
tv movie 1973 A Couple of Dons as Himself
tv movie 1973 Jack Benny's First Farewell Special as Himself
movie 1973 Paper Moon as Himself
tv movie 1973 The American Film Institute Salute to John Ford as Himself
tv movie 1972 The Great Radio Comedians as Himself
movie 1972 The Man as Himself
tv movie 1971 Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Jack Benny But Were Afraid to Ask as Himself
tv movie 1971 The 23rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards as Himself - Presenter
tv movie 1970 Jack Benny's Twentieth Anniversary Special as Himself
tv movie 1970 Swing Out, Sweet Land as Man Who Finds Silver Dollar
tv movie 1970 The Mad, Mad, Mad Comedians as Himself
tv movie 1970 The Switched-On Symphony as Himself
tv movie 1969 An Evening with Jack Benny as Himself
tv movie 1969 Baja Marimba Band as Himself
tv movie 1969 Jack Benny's Birthday Special as Himself
tv movie 1969 Jack Benny's New Look as Himself
tv movie 1969 The 21st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards as Himself - Presenter
tv movie 1968 Carnival Nights as Himself
tv movie 1968 Jack Benny's Bag as Himself
tv movie 1968 The 22nd Annual Tony Awards as Himself - Co-Host and Presenter: Special Awards for Carol Channing and Pearl Bailey
tv movie 1968 The Ann-Margret Show as Himself
movie 1967 A Guide for the Married Man as Technical Adviser
movie 1967 All About People as Narrator
tv movie 1966 The Jack Benny Hour as Himself
tv movie 1965 Bob Hope Christmas Show as Himself
tv movie 1965 The Jack Benny Hour as Himself
tv movie 1965 The Royal Variety Performance 1965 as Himself
tv movie 1964 Jack Benny in Australia as Himself
tv movie 1964 The Tennessee Ernie Ford Hour as Himself
tv movie 1963 Bob Hope Comedy Special as Himself
tv movie 1963 CBS: The Stars' Address as Himself
movie 1963 It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World as Man in Car in Desert
tv movie 1963 The 15th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards as Himself - Presenter
movie 1962 Gypsy as Jack Benny
tv movie 1962 President Kennedy's Birthday Salute as Himself
tv movie 1962 The Milton Berle Spectacular as Himself
tv movie 1961 Carnegie Hall Salutes Jack Benny as Himself
tv movie 1961 The Royal Variety Performance 1961 as Himself
tv movie 1960 The George Burns Show as Jack Benny
tv movie 1960 The Slowest Gun in the West as Chicken Finsterwald
movie 1960 Who Was That Lady? as Mr. Cosgrove
tv movie 1959 The 11th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards as Himself - Presenter
tv movie 1959 The Jack Benny Hour as Himself
tv movie 1959 The Jack Benny Hour as Himself
movie 1959 The Mouse That Jack Built as Jack
movie 1957 Beau James as Jack Benny
movie 1957 Screen Snapshots: The Walter Winchell Party as Himself
movie 1955 Screen Snapshots 7855: Pennies from Hollywood as Himself
movie 1955 Screen Snapshots: Hollywood Beauty as Himself
tv movie 1955 The Easter Seal Teleparade of Stars as Himself - Comedian
tv movie 1954 General Foods 25th Anniversary Show: A Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein as Himself
tv movie 1954 The Bing Crosby Show as Himself - Comedian
movie 1953 Screen Snapshots: Hollywood's Great Entertainers as Himself
movie 1953 Screen Snapshots: Hollywood's Pair of Jacks as Himself
movie 1952 Screen Snapshots: Memorial to Al Jolson as Himself - Narrator
movie 1952 Screen Snapshots: Memories of Famous Hollywood Comedians as Himself
movie 1952 Somebody Loves Me as Jack Benny
tv movie 1952 Stars in the Eye as Himself
movie 1951 You Can Change the World as Himself
movie 1950 Cassino to Korea as Jack Benny - USO Show
movie 1950 Screen Snapshots 2856: It Was Only Yesterday as Jack Benny
movie 1950 Screen Snapshots: The Great Showman as Himself
tv movie 1949 The Actor's Society Benefit Gala as Himself - Performer
movie 1949 The Great Lover as Jack Benny
tv movie 1949 The Jack Benny Program as Himself
movie 1949 The Lucky Stiff
movie 1948 Screen Snapshots 9860: Hollywood Friars Honor George Jessel as Himself - Toastmaster
movie 1948 Screen Snapshots: Photoplay Gold Medal Awards as Himself - M.C.
movie 1947 Is Everybody Listening? as Jack Benny - Jack Benny Radio Program
movie 1946 Rough But Hopeful as Himself
movie 1946 Without Reservations as Jack Benny
movie 1945 It's in the Bag! as Jack Benny
movie 1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight as Athanael
movie 1944 Hollywood Canteen as Jack Benny
movie 1943 Show-Business at War as Himself
movie 1943 The Meanest Man in the World as Richard Clarke
movie 1942 George Washington Slept Here as Bill Fuller
movie 1942 To Be or Not to Be as Joseph Tura
movie 1941 Charley's Aunt as Babbs Babberley
movie 1941 The Great American Broadcast as Himself - Opening Montage
movie 1940 Buck Benny Rides Again as Jack Benny
movie 1940 Love Thy Neighbor as Jack Benny
movie 1939 Man About Town as Bob Temple
movie 1938 Artists and Models Abroad as Buck Boswell
movie 1938 Hollywood Goes to Town as Himself
movie 1938 Screen Snapshots Series 17, No. 6 as Himself
movie 1937 Artists & Models as Mac Brewster
movie 1937 The March of Time Volume IV, Issue 5 as Himself
movie 1936 College Holiday as J. Davis Bowster
movie 1936 The Big Broadcast of 1937 as Jack Carson
movie 1935 Broadway Melody of 1936 as Bert Keeler
movie 1935 It's in the Air as Calvin Churchill
movie 1935 Paramount Headliner: Broadway Highlights No. 1 as Film Clip Character
movie 1934 Transatlantic Merry-Go-Round as Chad Denby
movie 1933 Mr. Broadway as Jack Benny
movie 1931 A Broadway Romeo as Jack Benny
movie 1931 Cab Waiting as Jack Benny
movie 1931 Taxi Tangle as Jack Benny
movie 1930 Chasing Rainbows as Eddie Rock
movie 1930 Children of Pleasure as Radio Performer
movie 1930 Lord Byron of Broadway as Voice on Radio
movie 1930 The Medicine Man as Dr. John Harvey
movie 1930 The Rounder as Mr. Bartlett
movie 1930 The Song Writers' Revue as Himself
movie 1930 The Voice of Hollywood No. 13 as Himself
movie 1929 The Hollywood Revue of 1929 as Himself - Master of Ceremonies
movie 1928 Bright Moments

Jack Benny on Youtube


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