Harpo Marx (1888–1964)

Actor | Soundtrack | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
A Night at the Opera (1935) | Horse Feathers (1932) | Duck Soup (1933)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
AKA 
Marx Brothers | The Marx Bros | The Marx Brothers
BORN 
Nov 23, 1888 (died Sep 28, 1964)
HEIGHT 
5' 5½" (1.66m)

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Past Film & Video (19 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Hannah and Her SistersHannah and Her Sisters Performer ("Freedonia's Going To War") (uncredited)  Less 1986 $6.4MM $40MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Story of MankindThe Story of Mankind Sir Isaac Newton  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Love HappyLove Happy Harpo, Performer ("Happy Birthday to You" (1893), "Old Folks at Home (Swanee River)" (1851)) (uncredited), Writer (based on a story by)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for A Night in CasablancaA Night in Casablanca Rusty, Performer ("Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 in C-sharp minor" (1847)) (uncredited)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for The All-Star Bond RallyThe All-Star Bond Rally (Short) Himself, Music ("Guardian Angels") (uncredited), Performer ("Guardian Angels") (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Stage Door CanteenStage Door Canteen Harpo Marx  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for The Big StoreThe Big Store Wacky, Performer ("Tenement Symphony" (1941), "Mamãe Eu Quero" (1937) (uncredited), "Piano Sonata No. 15 in C major, K. 545 (Sonata semplice)" (1788) (uncredited), "Minuet in G major, WoO 10, No. 2" (uncredited))  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for Go WestGo West 'Rusty' Panello, Performer ("Ridin' the Range" (1940), "From the Land of the Sky-Blue Water" (1909))  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for At the CircusAt the Circus 'Punchy', Soundtrack ("Jingle Bells" (1857)) (uncredited), Performer ("Swingali" (1939), "Blue Moon" (1934), "Waltz #15 in A flat major: 'Lullaby', Op.39" (1865), "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot", "Rock-a-Bye Baby" (pub. 1765)) (uncredited)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Room ServiceRoom Service Faker Englund (as The Marx Brothers), Performer ("Swing Low, Sweet Chariot" (circa 1872)) (uncredited)  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for A Day at the RacesA Day at the Races Stuffy (as The Marx Brothers), Performer ("Prelude in C-Sharp Minor" (1892), "All God's Chillun Got Rhythm" (1937)) (uncredited)  Less 1937
  • Primary photo for A Night at the OperaA Night at the Opera Tomasso, Performer ("Alone" (1935))  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Duck SoupDuck Soup Pinky, Performer ("The Country's Going to War" (1933)) (uncredited)  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Horse FeathersHorse Feathers Pinky, Performer ("Everyone Says I Love You" (1932)) (uncredited)  Less 1932
  • Primary photo for Monkey BusinessMonkey Business Harpo, Soundtrack ("O Sole Mio" (1898)) (uncredited), Performer ("I'm Daffy Over You" (1930), "Sweet Adeline" (1903)) (uncredited)  Less 1931
  • Primary photo for Animal CrackersAnimal Crackers The Professor, Performer ("Gypsy Chorus" (1852), "Why Am I So Romantic?" (1930)) (uncredited)  Less 1930
  • Primary photo for The CocoanutsThe Cocoanuts Harpo  Less 1929 $500K
  • Primary photo for Too Many KissesToo Many Kisses The Village Peter Pan  Less 1925
  • Primary photo for Humor RiskHumor Risk (Short) Watson  Less 1921
Past Television (10 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Mr. Smith Goes to WashingtonMr. Smith Goes to Washington (TV Series) Harpo Marx (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Guardian Angel (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show with June AllysonThe DuPont Show with June Allyson (TV Series) Benson (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Nick (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the MonthThe DuPont Show of the Month (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for I Love LucyI Love Lucy (TV Series) Harpo Marx (1 episode, 1955), Performer ("Take Me Out to the Ball Game") (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
    • Lucy and Harpo Marx (May 9, 1955) Harpo Marx, Performer ("Take Me Out to the Ball Game") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Governor (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Season's GreetingsSeason's Greetings (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Guest Comedian (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
Self (28 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the WeekThe DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for You Bet Your LifeYou Bet Your Life (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Prom Commercial (3 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1961
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for I've Got a SecretI've Got a Secret (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Celebrity GolfCelebrity Golf (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore Chevy ShowThe Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for The Twentieth CenturyThe Twentieth Century (TV Series) Himself / archive (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Milton Berle ShowThe Milton Berle Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Tonight!Tonight! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Tonight! America After DarkTonight! America After Dark (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Martha Raye ShowThe Martha Raye Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Inside Beverly HillsInside Beverly Hills (TV Special) Himself  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: The Great Al JolsonScreen Snapshots: The Great Al Jolson (Short) Himself  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for The Spike Jones ShowThe Spike Jones Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Comedian / Harpist / Himself (3 episodes, 1951)  Less 1951–1952
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Himself - Guest Comic / Himself (2 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for The Ezio Pinza ShowThe Ezio Pinza Show (TV Series) Himself - Comic Actor (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for The U.S. Royal ShowcaseThe U.S. Royal Showcase (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for The Actor's Society Benefit GalaThe Actor's Society Benefit Gala (TV Movie) Himself - Performer  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for La Fiesta de Santa BarbaraLa Fiesta de Santa Barbara (Short) Himself  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Hollywood on Parade No. B-6Hollywood on Parade No. B-6 (Short) Himself  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for Hollywood on Parade No. 11Hollywood on Parade No. 11 (Short) Himself  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Hollywood on Parade No. A-5Hollywood on Parade No. A-5 (Short) Himself  Less 1932
  • Primary photo for Jackie Cooper's Birthday PartyJackie Cooper's Birthday Party (Short) Himself  Less 1931
  • Primary photo for The House That Shadows BuiltThe House That Shadows Built The Merchant of Wieners  Less 1931
Archive Footage (49 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Geno in the EveningGeno in the Evening (TV Series) Various Roles (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the BasementWelcome to the Basement (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) Tomasso / Punchy (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2012
  • Primary photo for Morir de humorMorir de humor (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Hormigas blancasHormigas blancas (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Broadway: The American MusicalBroadway: The American Musical (TV Mini-series) The Professor (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • Syncopated City: 1919-1933 (Oct 19, 2004) The Professor (archive footage) (as Marx Brothers)  Less
  • Primary photo for Funny Already: A History of Jewish ComedyFunny Already: A History of Jewish Comedy (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for On Your Marx, Get Set, Go!On Your Marx, Get Set, Go! (Video) Stuffy (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Remarks on MarxRemarks on Marx (Video) Tomasso (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Inside the Marx BrothersInside the Marx Brothers (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary SpecialI Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Film BreaksFilm Breaks (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Classified XClassified X (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1998 $65 / —
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987–1997
  • Primary photo for Red Skelton: Bloopers, Blunders and Ad-LibsRed Skelton: Bloopers, Blunders and Ad-Libs (Video) Guardian Angel (archive footage)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Our Gang StoryThe Our Gang Story (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Unknown Marx BrothersThe Unknown Marx Brothers (TV Movie) Himself / Various Roles (archive footage)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Funny BusinessFunny Business (TV Series) Self  Less 1992– 
  • Primary photo for Muppet BabiesMuppet Babies (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Entertaining the TroopsEntertaining the Troops Himself (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 1987– 
  • Primary photo for Classic Comedy TeamsClassic Comedy Teams (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Going Hollywood: The '30sGoing Hollywood: The '30s Self (archive footage)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Out-takes and Rare FootageHollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Showbiz Goes to WarShowbiz Goes to War (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Hooray for HollywoodHooray for Hollywood Himself (archive footage)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Gift of LaughterHollywood: The Gift of Laughter (TV Movie) Actor - 'The Cocoanuts' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Marx Brothers in a NutshellThe Marx Brothers in a Nutshell (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for CBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 YearsCBS Salutes Lucy: The First 25 Years (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's World of ComedyBob Hope's World of Comedy (TV Movie) Tribute Montage (archive footage)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for America at the MoviesAmerica at the Movies Rusty Pannello (archive footage) (as The Marx Bros)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for That's Entertainment, Part IIThat's Entertainment, Part II Clip from 'A Night at the Opera' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Brother Can You Spare a DimeBrother Can You Spare a Dime Self (archive footage)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Himself / Tomasso from film A NIGHT AT THE OPERA (4 episodes, 1970)  Less 1970–1974
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  • Primary photo for Milton Berle's Mad Mad Mad World of ComedyMilton Berle's Mad Mad Mad World of Comedy (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: The Dream FactoryHollywood: The Dream Factory (TV Movie) Himself - film clips (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Wayne and Shuster Take an Affectionate Look At...Wayne and Shuster Take an Affectionate Look At... (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Big Parade of ComedyThe Big Parade of Comedy One of The Marx Brothers (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Hollywood and the StarsHollywood and the Stars (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1964
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Without Make-UpHollywood Without Make-Up Himself (archive footage)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The DuPont Show of the WeekThe DuPont Show of the Week (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961
    • Laughter USA (Sep 17, 1961) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Memories of Famous Hollywood ComediansScreen Snapshots: Memories of Famous Hollywood Comedians (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Hollywood's Famous FeetScreen Snapshots: Hollywood's Famous Feet (Short) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for The Miracle of SoundThe Miracle of Sound (Short) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for Hollywood: Style Center of the WorldHollywood: Style Center of the World (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for From the Ends of the EarthFrom the Ends of the Earth (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 17, No. 1Screen Snapshots Series 17, No. 1 (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1937
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 16, No. 11Screen Snapshots Series 16, No. 11 (Short) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1937

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