Red Buttons (1919–2006)

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KNOWN FOR 
The Poseidon Adventure (1972) | Sayonara (1957) | The Longest Day (1962)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations More »
AKA 
Cpl. Red Buttons
BORN 
Feb 5, 1919 (died Jul 13, 2006)
HEIGHT 
5' 6" (1.68m)

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Past Film & Video (30 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (52 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Jules 'Ruby' Rubadoux (5 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–2005 5
    • Ruby Redux (Apr 28, 2005) Jules 'Ruby' Rubadoux  Less
    • The Right Thing (Feb 8, 1996) Jules 'Ruby' Rubadoux  Less
    • True Lies (Jan 25, 1996) Jules 'Ruby' Rubadoux  Less
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  • Primary photo for Presidio MedPresidio Med (TV Series) Chick (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Street TimeStreet Time (TV Series) Sam Kahan (4 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002 4
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  • Primary photo for PhillyPhilly (TV Series) Murray Klopman (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Family LawFamily Law (TV Series) Carl Porter (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Early EditionEarly Edition (TV Series) Walter Stites (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for CosbyCosby (TV Series) Mr. Tibbles (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for RoseanneRoseanne (TV Series) Jake (2 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993–1994 2
  • Primary photo for The Cosby ShowThe Cosby Show (TV Series) Jake Bennett (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for It's Garry Shandling's Show.It's Garry Shandling's Show. (TV Series) Music ("The Ho Ho Song") (1 episode, 1987), Lyrics ("The Ho Ho Song") (1 episode, 1987), Himself (1 episode, 1987), Story Consultant (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Force Boxman (Apr 10, 1987) Himself, Story Consultant, Lyrics ("The Ho Ho Song"), Music ("The Ho Ho Song")  Less
  • Primary photo for Knots LandingKnots Landing (TV Series) Al Baker (6 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 6
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  • Primary photo for 227227 (TV Series) Toots (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Alice in WonderlandAlice in Wonderland (TV Movie) The White Rabbit, Performer ("Welcome Queen Alice", "Can You Hear Us, Alice?")  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Reunion at FairboroughReunion at Fairborough (TV Movie) Jiggs Quealy  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Fantasy IslandFantasy Island (TV Series) Marty Howard / Cornelius Kelly / Tony Emerson (3 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978–1983 3
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Jimmy Morrow / Buddy Redmond / Uncle Cyrus Foster (3 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978–1983 3
  • Primary photo for Off Your RockerOff Your Rocker (TV Movie) Seymour Saltz  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Side ShowSide Show (TV Movie) Harry  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Leave 'em LaughingLeave 'em Laughing (TV Movie) Roland  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Aloha ParadiseAloha Paradise (TV Series) Nick (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for PowerPower (TV Movie) Solly Weiss  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Dream MerchantsThe Dream Merchants (TV Series) Bruce Benson (2 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in JulyRudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July (TV Movie) Milton (voice), Performer ("You're Everything I Ever Wanted")  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Vega$Vega$ (TV Series) Tommy Cirko (2 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978 2
  • Primary photo for The UsersThe Users (TV Movie) Warren Ambrose  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for TelethonTelethon (TV Movie) Mart Rand  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Sunshine BoysThe Sunshine Boys (TV Movie) Willie Clark  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Flannery and QuiltFlannery and Quilt (TV Movie) Luke Flannery  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Louis Armstrong - Chicago StyleLouis Armstrong - Chicago Style (TV Movie) Red Cleveland  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Wonder WomanWonder Woman (TV Series) Ashley Norman (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Little House on the PrairieLittle House on the Prairie (TV Series) William 'Willie' O'Hara (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Circus Man (Feb 5, 1975) William 'Willie' O'Hara  Less
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Alexander (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Football Player (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for BreakoutBreakout (TV Movie) Pipes  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for George M!George M! (TV Movie) Sam H. Harris  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) Norman (segment "Love and the Geisha") (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1970 2
  • Primary photo for The Danny Thomas HourThe Danny Thomas Hour (TV Series) Al Risko (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler TheatreBob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The Double Life of Henry PhyfeThe Double Life of Henry Phyfe (TV Series) Henry Wadsworth Phyfe (17 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966 17
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  • Primary photo for Ben CaseyBen Casey (TV Series) Bill Jacoby (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The Greatest Show on EarthThe Greatest Show on Earth (TV Series) Walter Wallace (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Eleventh HourThe Eleventh Hour (TV Series) Cody Evans (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Saints and SinnersSaints and Sinners (TV Series) Joe Roganyan (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Frontier CircusFrontier Circus (TV Series) Earl Youngblood (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Tippy-Top / Lieutenant George Poole (2 episodes, 1959), Performer ("Tippy-Top", "You Can't Run Away From A Problem", "Tippy And Me") (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1959–1961 2
    • Tippy-Top (Dec 17, 1961) Tippy-Top, Performer ("Tippy-Top", "You Can't Run Away From A Problem", "Tippy And Me")  Less
    • The Tallest Marine (Oct 18, 1959) Lieutenant George Poole  Less
  • Primary photo for The United States Steel HourThe United States Steel Hour (TV Series) Inspector Plover (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Death Valley DaysDeath Valley Days (TV Series) Levi Strauss (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for StartimeStartime (TV Series) Joe Henders (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Jerry (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Hansel and GretelHansel and Gretel (TV Movie) Hansel  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Studio OneStudio One (TV Series) St. Emergency (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for SuspenseSuspense (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951 1
Self (127 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (14 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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