Ed Wynn (1886–1966)

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KNOWN FOR 
Alice in Wonderland (1951) | Mary Poppins (1964) | Babes in Toyland (1961)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations More »
NICKNAME  
The Perfect Fool
BORN 
Nov 9, 1886 (died Jun 19, 1966)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (24 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' StoryThe Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story Performer ("I Love To Laugh")  Less 2009 $55K / —
  • Primary photo for The Music of Disney: A Legacy in SongThe Music of Disney: A Legacy in Song (Video) The Mad Hatter (archive footage), Performer ("The Unbirthday Song")  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Gnome-MobileThe Gnome-Mobile Rufus  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The DaydreamerThe Daydreamer The Emperor (voice)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for That Darn Cat!That Darn Cat! Mr. Hofstedder  Less 1965 $28MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Greatest Story Ever ToldThe Greatest Story Ever Told Old Aram  Less 1965 $20MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Those CallowaysThose Calloways Ed Parker  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Dear BrigitteDear Brigitte The Captain  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Mary PoppinsMary Poppins Uncle Albert, Performer ("I Love to Laugh") (uncredited)  Less 1964 $6MM $102MM / $115MM
  • Primary photo for The PatsyThe Patsy Ed Wynn  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Son of FlubberSon of Flubber A.J. Allen  Less 1963 $2MM $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for Babes in ToylandBabes in Toyland Toymaker, Performer ("Workshop Song")  Less 1961 $10MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Absent Minded ProfessorThe Absent Minded Professor Fire Chief  Less 1961 $2MM $25MM / —
  • Primary photo for CinderfellaCinderfella Fairy Godfather, Performer ("Let Me Be a People (Plain Old Me)")  Less 1960 $3MM $4.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Diary of Anne FrankThe Diary of Anne Frank Mr. Albert Dussell  Less 1959 $3MM $5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Marjorie MorningstarMarjorie Morningstar Uncle Samson  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Great ManThe Great Man Paul Beaseley  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Alice in WonderlandAlice in Wonderland Mad Hatter (voice), Live Action Model (Mad Hatter) (uncredited), Performer ("A Very Merry Un-birthday (The Un-birthday Song)" (1951), "A Very Merry Unbirthday (Reprise)" (1951)) (uncredited)  Less 1951 $3MM $5.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Stage Door CanteenStage Door Canteen Ed Wynn  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Wash Your StepWash Your Step (Short) Voice of Chief on Radio (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1936
  • Primary photo for The ChiefThe Chief Henry Summers aka The Perfect Fool, Music ("Rock-a-Bye Baby" (1886)) (uncredited), Performer ("Rock-a-Bye Baby" (1886)) (uncredited)  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Turn Back the ClockTurn Back the Clock Cigar Store Customer (uncredited)  Less 1933
  • Primary photo for Follow the LeaderFollow the Leader Crickets  Less 1930
  • Primary photo for Rubber HeelsRubber Heels Homer Thrush  Less 1927
Past Television (23 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) Uncle Albert (1 episode, 2014), In Memory Of (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Some Jerk with a CameraSome Jerk with a Camera (TV Series) Performer ("The Unbirthday Song") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Vacation PlayhouseVacation Playhouse (TV Series) Professor Hubert Abernathy (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Colonel Jungle-Rot Freeloader / Guest Host / Potentate Kishmir / Muggsy (5 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1966 5
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  • Primary photo for BonanzaBonanza (TV Series) Professor Phineas T. Klump (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Alfred (2 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964 2
  • Primary photo for Slattery's PeopleSlattery's People (TV Series) Ezra Tallicott (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Zachary Belden (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Sam Forstmann / Lou Bookman (2 episodes, 1959), Performer ("My Grandfather's Clock") (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1959–1963 2
  • Primary photo for 77 Sunset Strip77 Sunset Strip (TV Series) Feigenstein (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for General Electric TheaterGeneral Electric Theater (TV Series) Max Grossblatt / Professor Franz (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1962 2
  • Primary photo for RawhideRawhide (TV Series) Bateman (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for StartimeStartime (TV Series) Amos Benedict (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
  • Primary photo for Miracle on 34th StreetMiracle on 34th Street (TV Movie) Kris Kringle  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Wagon TrainWagon Train (TV Series) Cappy Darrin (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Meet Me in St. LouisMeet Me in St. Louis (TV Movie) Grandpa  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Ed Wynn ShowThe Ed Wynn Show (TV Series) John Beamer (2 episodes, 1958)  Less 1958 2
  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Actor (2 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1958 2
  • Primary photo for On Borrowed TimeOn Borrowed Time (TV Movie) 'Gramps' Northrup  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Alcoa HourThe Alcoa Hour (TV Series) Billy Bishop (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • Protege (May 19, 1957) Billy Bishop  Less
  • Primary photo for The 20th Century-Fox HourThe 20th Century-Fox Hour (TV Series) John Hodges (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
  • Primary photo for Playhouse 90Playhouse 90 (TV Series) Army (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Camel Comedy CaravanCamel Comedy Caravan (TV Series) Host  Less 1950– 
Self (39 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Host (2 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964–1965
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Himself - Guest Host (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood Deb Stars of 1965The Hollywood Deb Stars of 1965 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The EntertainersThe Entertainers (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for The Sound of LaughterThe Sound of Laughter College Professor (Master of Ceremonies)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1962
  • Primary photo for The Tonight ShowThe Tonight Show (TV Series) Himself - Comic Actor (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
    • Episode #1.19 (Apr 26, 1962) Himself - Comic Actor  Less
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Garry Moore ShowThe Garry Moore Show (TV Series) Himself (6 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1962
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  • Primary photo for The New March of Dimes Presents: The Scene StealersThe New March of Dimes Presents: The Scene Stealers (TV Special) Himself  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Westinghouse Desilu PlayhouseWestinghouse Desilu Playhouse (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The 32nd Annual Academy AwardsThe 32nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for StartimeStartime (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself (5 episodes, 1953)  Less 1953–1959
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  • Primary photo for The Milton Berle ShowThe Milton Berle Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The Eddie Fisher ShowThe Eddie Fisher Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1958
  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1958
  • Primary photo for December BrideDecember Bride (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Dinah Shore Chevy ShowThe Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots 1856: The Mocambo PartyScreen Snapshots 1856: The Mocambo Party (Short) Himself  Less 1957 $15K
  • Primary photo for The Kate Smith ShowThe Kate Smith Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Himself / Fairy Godfather (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
    • Cinderfella (Oct 25, 1955) Himself / Fairy Godfather  Less
  • Primary photo for The George Gobel ShowThe George Gobel Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1955)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Red Skelton RevueRed Skelton Revue (TV Series) Himself - Comic (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1953)  Less 1953
  • Primary photo for Four Star RevueFour Star Revue (TV Series) Himself - Host / Himself (19 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950–1952
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  • Primary photo for The Colgate Comedy HourThe Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 1950)  Less 1950–1951
  • Primary photo for The Kate Smith Evening HourThe Kate Smith Evening Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Ford Star RevueFord Star Revue (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (1 episode, 1951)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Operation WonderlandOperation Wonderland (Short) Himself  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for The Ed Wynn ShowThe Ed Wynn Show (TV Series) Himself - Host (39 episodes, 1949)  Less 1949–1950
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  • Primary photo for The Saturday Night Revue with Jack CarterThe Saturday Night Revue with Jack Carter (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1950)  Less 1950
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots Series 27, No. 3: Out of This World SeriesScreen Snapshots Series 27, No. 3: Out of This World Series (Short) Himself  Less 1947
  • Primary photo for NBC/RCA Experimental Television Demonstration for the PressNBC/RCA Experimental Television Demonstration for the Press (TV Movie) Himself  Less 1936
  • Primary photo for First Television Broadcast NBC/RCAFirst Television Broadcast NBC/RCA (Short) Himself  Less 1936
Archive Footage (29 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Hey Moe, Hey Dad!Hey Moe, Hey Dad! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Curtain Call (May 5, 2015) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for America's Clown: An Intimate Biography of Red SkeltonAmerica's Clown: An Intimate Biography of Red Skelton (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 2nd Indie Fest of YouTube Videos 20142nd Indie Fest of YouTube Videos 2014 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) Uncle Albert (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for To Oz! The Making of a ClassicTo Oz! The Making of a Classic (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Age of Believing: The Disney Live Action ClassicsThe Age of Believing: The Disney Live Action Classics (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Shemp Cocktail: A Toast to the Original StoogeShemp Cocktail: A Toast to the Original Stooge (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Great Man: W.C. FieldsThe Great Man: W.C. Fields (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (TV Movie) Actor 'Diary of Anne Frank' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of PrimetimePioneers of Primetime (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Various (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Disney Sing Along Songs: I Love to Laugh!Disney Sing Along Songs: I Love to Laugh! (Video) Uncle Albert (archive footage)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Three Stooges 60th Anniversary SpecialThe Three Stooges 60th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for 5th Annual TV Academy Hall of Fame5th Annual TV Academy Hall of Fame (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Muppet BabiesMuppet Babies (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Disney Sing-Along-Songs: Zip-a-Dee-Doo-DahDisney Sing-Along-Songs: Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah (Video) Mad Hatter (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Classic Comedy TeamsClassic Comedy Teams (Video) Himself - Three Stooges segment (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Making of The StoogesThe Making of The Stooges (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The MGM Three Stooges FestivalThe MGM Three Stooges Festival Himself (archive footage)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Hooray for HollywoodHooray for Hollywood Himself (archive footage)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) A.J. Allen / Mr. Hofstedder the Watch Jeweler / Fire Chief / Rufus / Toymaker / Ed Parker / The Mad Hatter (12 episodes, 1954)  Less 1954–1980
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  • 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 That's Entertainment, Part IIThat's Entertainment, Part II Clip from 'The Chief' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Texaco Presents: A Quarter Century of Bob Hope on TelevisionTexaco Presents: A Quarter Century of Bob Hope on Television (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood PalaceThe Hollywood Palace (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
    • Episode #7.17 (Feb 7, 1970) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Judy Garland ShowThe Judy Garland Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
    • Episode #1.16 (Jan 19, 1964) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood and the StarsHollywood and the Stars (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958
    • Episode #11.39 (Jun 22, 1958) Himself (archive footage)  Less

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