Benny Rubin (1899–1986)

Actor | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
I Love Lucy (1955) | Traveling Saleslady (1935) | Income Tact (1929)
AKA 
Benny Ruben | Ben W. Rubin
BORN 
Feb 2, 1899 (died Jul 15, 1986)
HEIGHT 
5' 7½" (1.71m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (134 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (87 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for GlitterGlitter (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for What's Happening!!What's Happening!! (TV Series) Duke Morgan (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for SzysznykSzysznyk (TV Series) Martin (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for Sanford and SonSanford and Son (TV Series) Man (1 episode, 1977)  Less 1977 1
  • Primary photo for The Return of the World's Greatest DetectiveThe Return of the World's Greatest Detective (TV Movie) Klinger  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Kolchak: The Night StalkerKolchak: The Night Stalker (TV Series) Julius 'Buck' Fineman (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Bridget Loves BernieBridget Loves Bernie (TV Series) Mr. Rosenthal (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Emergency!Emergency! (TV Series) Sam Cranks (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
    • Dilemma (Mar 25, 1972) Sam Cranks  Less
  • Primary photo for Love, American StyleLove, American Style (TV Series) Papa (segment "Love and the Anxious Mama") (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Funny FaceFunny Face (TV Series) Mr. Randolph (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Adam-12Adam-12 (TV Series) Mr. Gold / Mr. Shapiro (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1971 2
  • Primary photo for The Ghost & Mrs. MuirThe Ghost & Mrs. Muir (TV Series) Heckler (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Dr. Herman Schultz (1 episode, 1970), Writer (story by) (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for JuliaJulia (TV Series) Lahmael Brybecheck / Ishmael Brybecheck (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969 2
  • Primary photo for The Wild Wild WestThe Wild Wild West (TV Series) Janus (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The Mothers-In-LawThe Mothers-In-Law (TV Series) Mr. Pratt / Waiter (2 episodes, 1968)  Less 1968–1969 2
  • Primary photo for I Dream of JeannieI Dream of Jeannie (TV Series) Arabian Reverend / Dr. Friedrich Wedemeyer / Lou (4 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1969 4
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  • Primary photo for Petticoat JunctionPetticoat Junction (TV Series) Mr. Garvey / Gus Huffle / Chief Fleeteagle (3 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964–1969 3
  • Primary photo for That GirlThat Girl (TV Series) Mr. Mellinger / Dr. Ferguson (2 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967–1968 2
  • Primary photo for Mr. TerrificMr. Terrific (TV Series) Abdul (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The RoundersThe Rounders (TV Series) Cyrus Morgan (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for BatmanBatman (TV Series) Angry Father (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for TammyTammy (TV Series) Mr. Jacques Poulard (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Honey WestHoney West (TV Series) Marty (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for The Carol Channing ShowThe Carol Channing Show (TV Movie) Vendor  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Mona McCluskeyMona McCluskey (TV Series) George (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The MunstersThe Munsters (TV Series) Tom Fong (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Otto / Photographer / 2nd Guard / Policeman / 1st Man / Mexican Policeman / Joe / Meat Market Manager / Luigi / Dr. Adolph Schletzinger / Waiter / Carpenter - Herbie / Barber / Drunk / Cafe Owner / Locksmith / Busdriver / Drunk Who Calls Himself 'Conrad Hilton' / O'Brien / Henry / Fruit Vendor / Nightware Salesman / 1st Customer / Farmer Selling Tickets / Fur Salesman / Imformation Clerk / Patient / Nick / Bandit / Male Gypsy Emcee / Second Locksmith / Mover / Man Cleaning Pool / Indian / Cab Driver / Audience member / The 1st Customer / Rusty / Elderly Sailor / Information Counter Man / Orange Juice Man / Detective O'Brien (54 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952–1965 54
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  • Primary photo for Mister EdMister Ed (TV Series) Park Attendant / Desk Clerk (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1965 2
  • Primary photo for The Famous Adventures of Mr. MagooThe Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo (TV Series) Actor  Less 1964–1965
  • Primary photo for The New Phil Silvers ShowThe New Phil Silvers Show (TV Series) Tailor (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Lucy ShowThe Lucy Show (TV Series) Mr. Smith / Man in Park (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1964 2
  • Primary photo for The Beverly HillbilliesThe Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series) Second Indian Chief (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • Turkey Day (Nov 27, 1963) Second Indian Chief  Less
  • Primary photo for McHale's NavyMcHale's Navy (TV Series) The Police Chief (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Goldstein (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Dr. Kurtzman / Max Collins (2 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1963 2
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Abdul / Muggsy / Hot Dog Vendor / Supporting Player / Garcon / Man Dressed as Musketeer-Masquerade Sketch / Sergeant-Dental Sketch / Fast-Talking Salesman-Gardener Sketch / Moderator-Whitsle Stop Sketch / Man Wearing 'I Like Joe or Else' Campaign Button / Stagecoach Driver-Deadeye Sketch / Baseball Umpire-McPugg Sketch / Man at Blackboard / Cactus in Tornado Skit / Stationmaster in Railway Sketch / County Commissioner in Weepy Sketch / Announcer of Man on the Street Sketch / Chinese Laundryman in Laundry Skit / Stagecoach Driver (16 episodes, 1952)  Less 1952–1963 16
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  • Primary photo for CheyenneCheyenne (TV Series) Hotel Clerk (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Mr. Smith Goes to WashingtonMr. Smith Goes to Washington (TV Series) Mordecai Fine (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Make Room for DaddyMake Room for Daddy (TV Series) Tramp / Barber (2 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955–1962 2
  • Primary photo for Oh, Those BellsOh, Those Bells (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Bernig / Jewelry Store Manager / Vending Machine Man (3 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1962 3
  • Primary photo for The Brighter DayThe Brighter Day (TV Series) Mort Barrows (1962)  Less 1954–1962
  • Primary photo for The Dick Van Dyke ShowThe Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series) Druggist (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for AngelAngel (TV Series) Oscar (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The Tab Hunter ShowThe Tab Hunter Show (TV Series) Dr. Klieberger (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Perry MasonPerry Mason (TV Series) Sassano (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for The Dick Tracy ShowThe Dick Tracy Show (TV Series) Pruneface / Joe Jitsu / Sketch Paree / Flattop (42 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961 42
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  • Primary photo for Johnny RingoJohnny Ringo (TV Series) Blind Louie (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Peter GunnPeter Gunn (TV Series) Igor (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for DragnetDragnet (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for The George Burns ShowThe George Burns Show (TV Series) Mr. Miller (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Bob Cummings ShowThe Bob Cummings Show (TV Series) The Waiter / The Health Juice Bartender (2 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955–1958 2
  • Primary photo for December BrideDecember Bride (TV Series) Henry, Mickey's Barber (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1958 2
  • Primary photo for Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside TheatreJane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series) Mr. Zinsli (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1958 2
  • Primary photo for SallySally (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
  • Primary photo for The Frank Sinatra ShowThe Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Schlitz Playhouse of StarsSchlitz Playhouse of Stars (TV Series) Uncle Amaldo (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for LassieLassie (TV Series) Monkey Zookeeper (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • Happy (Nov 10, 1957) Monkey Zookeeper  Less
  • Primary photo for The O. Henry PlayhouseThe O. Henry Playhouse (TV Series) Zizzbaum (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The George Sanders Mystery TheaterThe George Sanders Mystery Theater (TV Series) Morris (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Richard Diamond, Private DetectiveRichard Diamond, Private Detective (TV Series) Max Birnbaum (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • Custody (Jul 8, 1957) Max Birnbaum (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 20th Century-Fox HourThe 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series) Second Chess Player / Poker Player (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957 2
  • Primary photo for The MillionaireThe Millionaire (TV Series) Waiter (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for How to Marry a MillionaireHow to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series) Waiter (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for The People's ChoiceThe People's Choice (TV Series) Harry Mench (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Rin Tin TinThe Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series) Cocopah Charlie (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The George Burns and Gracie Allen ShowThe George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series) The Englishman (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Ford Star JubileeFord Star Jubilee (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Bartender / Cap Driver / Otto / Jerry / Headwaiter (5 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1956 5
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  • Primary photo for The Life of RileyThe Life of Riley (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Damon Runyon TheaterDamon Runyon Theater (TV Series) Wingy (2 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955–1956 2
  • Primary photo for Brave EagleBrave Eagle (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for The Ford Television TheatreThe Ford Television Theatre (TV Series) Actor (4 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1955 4
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  • Primary photo for I Love LucyI Love Lucy (TV Series) Driver (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for TopperTopper (TV Series) Ammed / Sidi / Papa / Marcus Conrad (4 episodes, 1955)  Less 1955 4
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  • Primary photo for The WhistlerThe Whistler (TV Series) Mr. Arnold (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for Public DefenderPublic Defender (TV Series) Hoff (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for Duffy's TavernDuffy's Tavern (TV Series) Prince Igor (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Cab Driver (segment "The Horn Blows at Midnight") (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
    • The Horn Blows at Midnight (Nov 29, 1953) Cab Driver (segment "The Horn Blows at Midnight")  Less
  • Primary photo for Letter to LorettaLetter to Loretta (TV Series) Mr. Smith (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Four Star PlayhouseFour Star Playhouse (TV Series) Dutch (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
    • The Squeeze (Oct 1, 1953) Dutch (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Abbott and Costello ShowThe Abbott and Costello Show (TV Series) Sam (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Boston BlackieBoston Blackie (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953 1
  • Primary photo for Your Jeweler's ShowcaseYour Jeweler's Showcase (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for The UnexpectedThe Unexpected (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952 1
  • Primary photo for Oboler Comedy TheatreOboler Comedy Theatre (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949 1
Self (17 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Johnny Carson Presents the Sun City Scandals '70Johnny Carson Presents the Sun City Scandals '70 (TV Movie) Himself / Various Characters  Less 1970 $3MM
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's Twentieth Anniversary SpecialJack Benny's Twentieth Anniversary Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Jack Benny's Birthday SpecialJack Benny's Birthday Special (TV Special) Himself  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Carnival NightsCarnival Nights (TV Special) Tonto  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Himself - Comic Actor (2 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1954
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Himself - Announcer Sketch (1 episode, 1952)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for The Benny Rubin ShowThe Benny Rubin Show (TV Series) Himself - Host (6 episodes, 1949)  Less 1949
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  • Primary photo for Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton BerleTexaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (1 episode, 1949)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (1 episode, 1948)  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 14, No. 7Screen Snapshots Series 14, No. 7 (Short) Himself  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Hollywood on Parade No. B-9Hollywood on Parade No. B-9 (Short) Himself  Less 1934
  • Primary photo for Hollywood on Parade No. A-3Hollywood on Parade No. A-3 (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for The March of TimeThe March of Time Himself  Less 1930
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 9, No. 23Screen Snapshots Series 9, No. 23 (Short) Himself, Hollywood Premiere Master of Ceremonies  Less 1930
  • Primary photo for The Voice of Hollywood No. 1The Voice of Hollywood No. 1 (Short) Himself (uncredited)  Less 1929
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Hey Moe, Hey Dad!Hey Moe, Hey Dad! (TV Series) Various characters (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Déjà Vu All Over Again (May 5, 2015) Various characters (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Kelsey Grammer Salutes Jack BennyKelsey Grammer Salutes Jack Benny (TV Movie) Robber / Waiter (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Waiter / Golfer (2 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1978

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