Alex Karras (1935–2012)

Actor | Producer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Blazing Saddles (1974) | Victor Victoria (1982) | Porky's (1981)
AWARDS 
1 nomination More »
BORN 
Jul 15, 1935 (died Oct 10, 2012)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (13 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (26 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Tom ShowThe Tom Show (TV Series) Mr. Amross, Tom's Dad (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for FudgeFudge (TV Series) Big A (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Civil WarsCivil Wars (TV Series) Michael Connolly (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Ben Stiller ShowThe Ben Stiller Show (TV Series) Alex Karras (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for WebsterWebster (TV Series) George Papadapolis (150 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983–1989 150
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  • Primary photo for Faerie Tale TheatreFaerie Tale Theatre (TV Series) Papa Bear (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Maid in AmericaMaid in America (TV Movie) Cal Bullington, Executive Producer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Consumer Survival KitConsumer Survival Kit (TV Series) Actor  Less 1975–1982
  • Primary photo for MasadaMasada (TV Mini-series) Roman Soldier  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Word of HonorWord of Honor (TV Movie) Penniman Butcher (uncredited), Executive Producer, Producer  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking StoryAlcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story (TV Movie) Jughead Miller  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Jimmy B. & AndréJimmy B. & André (TV Movie) Jimmy Butsicaris, Executive Producer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for CentennialCentennial (TV Mini-series) Hans Brumbaugh (12 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978–1979 12
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  • Primary photo for Mad BullMad Bull (TV Movie) Iago 'Mad Bull' Karkus  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Mulligan's StewMulligan's Stew (TV Series) Mr. Hollenbeck (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
    • Pilot (Jun 20, 1977) Mr. Hollenbeck  Less
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Alex 'Moose' Novak (1 episode, 1976), Executive Producer (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher ShowThe Sonny and Cher Show (TV Series) Himself / Various Characters (1 episode, 1976), Performer ("The Channel 86 Cutesy News Theme") (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Episode #2.5 (Oct 24, 1976) Himself / Various Characters, Performer ("The Channel 86 Cutesy News Theme")  Less
  • Primary photo for Good HeavensGood Heavens (TV Series) Jack (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for BabeBabe (TV Movie) George Zaharias  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for M*A*S*HM*A*S*H (TV Series) Lance Cpl. Lyle Wesson (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
    • Springtime (Oct 15, 1974) Lance Cpl. Lyle Wesson  Less
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Al Potter (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for The Odd CoupleThe Odd Couple (TV Series) Jake Metcalf (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The 500 Pound JerkThe 500 Pound Jerk (TV Movie) Hughie Rae Feather  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for HardcaseHardcase (TV Movie) Booker Llewellyn  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) (segment "Love and the Eskimo's Wife") (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Daniel BooneDaniel Boone (TV Series) Moose Williams (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
    • The Cache (Dec 4, 1969) Moose Williams  Less
Self (34 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Stanley Rubin: A Work in ProgressStanley Rubin: A Work in Progress Himself  Less 2008 $50K
  • Primary photo for ESPN SportsCenturyESPN SportsCentury (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000–2001
  • Primary photo for Michigan & TrumbullMichigan & Trumbull Himself (Detroit Lions)  Less 1999 $150K
  • Primary photo for The Greek AmericansThe Greek Americans (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Arli$$Arli$$ (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Tracey Takes On...Tracey Takes On... (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996
    • Fame (Mar 27, 1996) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Will You Marry Me?Will You Marry Me? (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself - Host / Various (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The 41st Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 41st Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for BreakawayBreakaway (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Love Boat Fall Preview SpecialThe Love Boat Fall Preview Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (21 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1982
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  • Primary photo for The Irv Kupcinet ShowThe Irv Kupcinet Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1982
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself - Pro Football Player (4 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976–1980
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  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1978
  • Primary photo for The 35th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 35th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for 1977 NFL Pro Bowl1977 NFL Pro Bowl (TV Movie) Himself - Color Commentator  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for NFL Monday Night FootballNFL Monday Night Football (TV Series) Himself - Color Commentator (42 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974–1976
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  • Primary photo for The Sonny and Cher ShowThe Sonny and Cher Show (TV Series) Himself / Various Characters (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
    • Episode #2.5 (Oct 24, 1976) Himself / Various Characters  Less
  • Primary photo for Dinah!Dinah! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for 1976 NFL Pro Bowl1976 NFL Pro Bowl (TV Movie) Himself - Color Commentator  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Match Game 73Match Game 73 (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (5 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975
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  • Primary photo for Celebrity SweepstakesCelebrity Sweepstakes (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for You Don't SayYou Don't Say (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for 1975 NFL Pro Bowl1975 NFL Pro Bowl (TV Movie) Himself - Color Commentator  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Telly SavalasThe Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Telly Savalas (TV Special) Himself  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Dean Martin ShowThe Dean Martin Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Stand Up and CheerStand Up and Cheer (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Laugh-InLaugh-In (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Kraft Music HallThe Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The NFL on CBSThe NFL on CBS (TV Series) Himself - Detroit Lions Defensive Tackle (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1964
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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