Redd Foxx (I) (1922–1991)

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Sanford and Son (1972-1977) | Harlem Nights (1989) | Cotton Comes to Harlem (1970)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 6 nominations More »
AKA 
Redd & Yui Chi | Redd & Yun Chi
NICKNAMEs  
Chicago Red, Zorro, King of the Party Records
BORN 
Dec 9, 1922 (died Oct 11, 1991)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Past Film & Video (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (17 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselThe Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (TV Series) Writer ("Laff of the Party Vol. 3") (1 episode, 2017), Performer ("Laff of the Party Vol. 3") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • The Disappointment of the Dionne Quintuplets (Nov 29, 2017) Performer ("Laff of the Party Vol. 3") (uncredited), Writer ("Laff of the Party Vol. 3") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Laff Mobb PresentsLaff Mobb Presents (TV Series) Special Thanks (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for The Royal FamilyThe Royal Family (TV Series) Alfonso Royal (7 episodes, 1991), Executive Consultant (3 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 7
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  • Primary photo for Ghost of a ChanceGhost of a Chance (TV Movie) Ivory Clay  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The Redd Foxx ShowThe Redd Foxx Show (TV Series) Al Hughes (13 episodes, 1986), Writer (story) (1 episode, 1986), Executive Consultant (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 13
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  • Primary photo for Amos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a ControversyAmos 'n' Andy: Anatomy of a Controversy (TV Movie) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for SanfordSanford (TV Series) Fred G. Sanford (26 episodes, 1980), Performer ("If I Didn't Care") (2 episodes, 1980), Performer ("Just the Way You Are', "Chicago (That Toddlin' Town)") (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980–1981 26
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  • Primary photo for My BuddyMy Buddy (TV Movie) Woodrow 'Buddy' Johnson, Executive Producer  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Krofft Comedy HourThe Krofft Comedy Hour (TV Movie) Stewardess  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for On Location: Redd FoxxOn Location: Redd Foxx (TV Special) Himself, Writer  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Brady Bunch Variety HourThe Brady Bunch Variety Hour (TV Series) Redd Foxx (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Sanford and SonSanford and Son (TV Series) Fred G. Sanford / Himself (135 episodes, 1972), Soundtrack (2 episodes, 1973), Writer (story by) (2 episodes, 1975), Performer ("One For My Baby (One More For the Road)") (1 episode, 1972), Performer ("It's Your Thing") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("'Tis Autumn", "Lulu's Back in Town") (1 episode, 1975), Performer ("St. Louis Blues") (1 episode, 1977), Performer ("Some of These Days") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("Ain't Misbehavin'") (1 episode, 1972), Performer ("It Must Be Jelly ('Cause Jam Don't Shake Like That)") (1 episode, 1972), Performer ("Shake That Thing") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("Carolina In The Morning") (1 episode, 1972), Performer ("Why Don't You Do Right?") (1 episode, 1973), Writer ("Why Don't You Do Right?") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)") (1 episode, 1975), Performer ("My Blue Heaven") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("Wham (Re-Bop-Boom-Bam)") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("Kansas City") (1 episode, 1974), Performer ("I've Got the World on a String" (uncredited), "Cabaret" (uncredited), "What a Friend We Have in Jesus") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("If I Didn't Care") (1 episode, 1973), Performer ("It's Too Soon to Know") (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1972–1977 135
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  • Primary photo for GradyGrady (TV Series) Writer (developed by) (10 episodes, 1975), Fred Sanford (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975–1976 10
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  • Primary photo for CherCher (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975), Performer ("Silent Night") (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Episode #2.14 (Dec 21, 1975) Himself, Performer ("Silent Night") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Brian Keith ShowThe Brian Keith Show (TV Series) Nathaniel A. Johnson (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for ABC Stage 67ABC Stage 67 (TV Series) Pool Hustler (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for Valentine's DayValentine's Day (TV Series) Smoking Movie Patron (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
Self (82 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of AmericaMake 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996–2000
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's Cross-Country ChristmasBob Hope's Cross-Country Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Joan Rivers ShowThe Joan Rivers Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Ebony/Jet ShowcaseEbony/Jet Showcase (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983–1990
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  • Primary photo for The 11th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 11th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Motown Merry ChristmasMotown Merry Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (2 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983–1987
  • Primary photo for Viva Shaf VegasViva Shaf Vegas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 37th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 37th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Soul TrainSoul Train (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 6th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 6th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 5th Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 5th Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Dirty Dirty JokesDirty Dirty Jokes (Video) Himself - Host  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Today's Black WomanToday's Black Woman (TV Series) Himself - Talent (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Hour MagazineHour Magazine (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The John Davidson ShowThe John Davidson Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Toni Tennille ShowThe Toni Tennille Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian / Himself - Co-Host / Himself - Co-Star / Himself - Chief / Himself (18 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1980
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  • Primary photo for The 2nd Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 2nd Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Challenge of the Sexes 4Celebrity Challenge of the Sexes 4 (TV Special) Himself - Air Hockey  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Down at the DunbarDown at the Dunbar (Short) Himself  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The 1st Annual Black Achievement AwardsThe 1st Annual Black Achievement Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1978
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  • Primary photo for Flying HighFlying High (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, BobHappy Birthday, Bob (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Redd Foxx SpecialThe Redd Foxx Special (TV Special) Himself - Host  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Frank SinatraThe Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Frank Sinatra (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for ABC's Silver Anniversary CelebrationABC's Silver Anniversary Celebration (TV Special) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, Las VegasHappy Birthday, Las Vegas (TV Special) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Donny and MarieDonny and Marie (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Redd FoxxRedd Foxx (TV Series) Himself - Host (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Barbara Walters SpecialThe Barbara Walters Special (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Challenge of the SexesCelebrity Challenge of the Sexes (TV Special) Himself - Billiards  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The People's Command Performance: '77The People's Command Performance: '77 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The 3rd Annual People's Choice AwardsThe 3rd Annual People's Choice Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Carter's Inaugural GalaJimmy Carter's Inaugural Gala (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The JacksonsThe Jacksons (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976–1977
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SweepstakesCelebrity Sweepstakes (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Redd FoxxDean Martin Celebrity Roast: Redd Foxx (TV Special) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher ShowThe Sonny and Cher Show (TV Series) Himself / Various Characters (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
    • Episode #2.9 (Nov 21, 1976) Himself / Various Characters  Less
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself (8 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1976
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  • Primary photo for The Captain and TennilleThe Captain and Tennille (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The 28th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 28th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Lola!Lola! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Second Annual Comedy AwardsThe Second Annual Comedy Awards (TV Special) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for TattletalesTattletales (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976
    • Episode #3.95 (Jan 15, 1976) Himself (as Redd & Yui Chi)  Less
    • Episode #3.94 (Jan 14, 1976) Himself (as Redd & Yun Chi)  Less
    • Episode #3.93 (Jan 13, 1976) Himself (as Redd & Yun Chi)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Redd Foxx Becomes a Movie StarThe Redd Foxx Becomes a Movie Star (Short) Himself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for CherCher (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Special Guest (3 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (19 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1975
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  • Primary photo for The Hollywood Squares (Daytime)The Hollywood Squares (Daytime) (TV Series) Himself - Center Square / Himself - Panelist (6 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1975
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  • Primary photo for Sammy and CompanySammy and Company (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for World Heavyweight Championship: Muhammad Ali vs. Chuck WepnerWorld Heavyweight Championship: Muhammad Ali vs. Chuck Wepner Himself - Ringside Commentator  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for ABC's Wide World of SportsABC's Wide World of Sports (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Smothers Brothers ShowThe Smothers Brothers Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Cotton Club '75Cotton Club '75 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Andy Williams PresentsAndy Williams Presents (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973–1974
  • Primary photo for FlipFlip (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1974
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  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's Second Farewell SpecialJack Benny's Second Farewell Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for RCA's Opening NightRCA's Opening Night (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for A Couple of DonsA Couple of Dons (TV Special) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Keep U.S. BeautifulKeep U.S. Beautiful (TV Special) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (2 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Bobby Darin ShowThe Bobby Darin Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope Vietnam Christmas ShowThe Bob Hope Vietnam Christmas Show (TV Special) Himself  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Jerry VisitsJerry Visits (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 1971–1973
  • Primary photo for The Name of the GameThe Name of the Game (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Rosey Grier ShowThe Rosey Grier Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for DellaDella (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for ...And Beautiful...And Beautiful (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Allen Ludden's GalleryAllen Ludden's Gallery (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Himself (7 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1968
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  • Primary photo for George Jessel's Here Come the StarsGeorge Jessel's Here Come the Stars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for SoulSoul (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Woody Woodbury ShowThe Woody Woodbury Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Las VegasLas Vegas (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
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