Frederick De Cordova (1910–2001)

Producer | Director | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1970-1992) | Buccaneer's Girl (1950) | The King of Comedy (1982)
AWARDS 
Won 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 12 nominations More »
AKA 
Fred De Cordova | Mr. De Cordova | Fred DeCordova | Fred | Freddie de Cordova | Frederick de Cordova | Fred de Cordova | Fred deCordova  Less
NICKNAMEs  
Freddie, Fred
BORN 
Oct 27, 1910 (died Sep 15, 2001)

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Past Film & Video (33 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (36 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Larry Sanders ShowThe Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) Fred De Cordova / Frederick De Cordova (2 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–1998 2
    • As My Career Lay Dying (Mar 29, 1998) Fred De Cordova (as Fred De Cordova)  Less
    • Eight (Nov 15, 1995) Frederick De Cordova (as Fred De Cordova)  Less
  • Primary photo for Mad About YouMad About You (TV Series) Hugh Moss (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Citizen Buchman (Feb 18, 1997) Hugh Moss (as Fred de Cordova)  Less
  • Primary photo for Legend to Legend Night: A Celebrity CavalcadeLegend to Legend Night: A Celebrity Cavalcade (TV Special) Executive Producer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Producer (1,440 episodes, 1970), Executive Producer (458 episodes, 1975), Himself / Himself - Producer / Himself - Executive Producer (32 episodes, 1973), Director (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1970–1992 1,898
    • Episode #30.120 (May 22, 1992) Himself (uncredited), Executive Producer (as Fred de Cordova)  Less
    • Episode #30.118 (May 20, 1992) Executive Producer (as Fred DeCordova)  Less
    • Episode #30.117 (May 19, 1992) Executive Producer (as Fred DeCordova)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 25th Anniversary SpecialThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 25th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Executive Producer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 22nd AnniversaryTonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 22nd Anniversary (TV Special) Himself - Producer (archive footage), Executive Producer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Johnny Carson's 21st AnniversaryJohnny Carson's 21st Anniversary (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 20th AnniversaryTonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 20th Anniversary (TV Special) Producer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 19th Anniversary SpecialThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 19th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Producer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for A Love Letter to Jack BennyA Love Letter to Jack Benny (TV Movie) Producer (as Fred DeCordova)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Johnny Carson's 18th Anniversary SpecialJohnny Carson's 18th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Executive Producer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 10th AnniversaryThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 10th Anniversary (TV Special) Producer  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for After the HoneymoonAfter the Honeymoon (TV Movie) Director (as Fred DeCordova)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for My Three SonsMy Three Sons (TV Series) Director (108 episodes, 1967), First Director (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1967–1971 108
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  • Primary photo for The Doris Day ShowThe Doris Day Show (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970 4
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  • Primary photo for To Rome with LoveTo Rome with Love (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
    • Pilot (Sep 28, 1969) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's Birthday SpecialJack Benny's Birthday Special (TV Special) Director (as Fred de Cordova), Producer (as Fred de Cordova)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Carnival NightsCarnival Nights (TV Special) Director, Producer  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers ShowThe Smothers Brothers Show (TV Series) Producer (32 episodes, 1965), Director (3 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1966 32
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  • Primary photo for Mr. BelvedereMr. Belvedere (TV Movie) Director (as Fred DeCordova)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The Donna Reed ShowThe Donna Reed Show (TV Series) Director (4 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964–1965 4
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  • Primary photo for The Farmer's DaughterThe Farmer's Daughter (TV Series) Director (3 episodes, 1964), Producer (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964–1965 4
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  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Director (75 episodes, 1955), Producer (62 episodes, 1955), Stage manager (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1955–1964 75
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  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
    • Follow That Mink (Dec 13, 1961) Director (directed by) (as Frederick de Cordova)  Less
  • Primary photo for The George Gobel ShowThe George Gobel Show (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1959), Producer (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for December BrideDecember Bride (TV Series) Director (18 episodes, 1957), Producer (12 episodes, 1954), Executive Producer (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1954–1959 27
    • The Martian Show (Feb 26, 1959) Director, Producer  Less
    • Nurse Is Fired (Jan 22, 1959) Director (as Frederick de Cordova), Producer (as Frederick de Cordova)  Less
    • Pete Has a Baby (Jan 15, 1959) Director  Less
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  • Primary photo for The George Burns and Gracie Allen ShowThe George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series) Producer (122 episodes, 1953), Director (120 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1958 122
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  • Primary photo for Mr. Adams and EveMr. Adams and Eve (TV Series) Producer (3 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957 3
  • Primary photo for ConflictConflict (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Warner Brothers PresentsWarner Brothers Presents (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Blithe SpiritBlithe Spirit (TV Movie) Director  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Ford Star JubileeFord Star Jubilee (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The Bob Cummings ShowThe Bob Cummings Show (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Honestly, Celeste!Honestly, Celeste! (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for The Bing Crosby ShowThe Bing Crosby Show (TV Movie) Director (as Fred DeCordova)  Less 1954
Self (12 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Archives of American TelevisionArchives of American Television (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996–1997
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny: Comedy in BloomJack Benny: Comedy in Bloom (TV Movie) Himself (as Fred De Cordova)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Vicki!Vicki! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The 44th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Producer / Himself - Executive Producer (78 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973–1992
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  • Primary photo for ALFALF (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The 36th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 36th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee (as Fred De Cordova)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The 31st Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Winner (as Fred DeCordova)  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself - Executive Producer (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 53rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2001

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