Red Skelton

Biography

The son of a former circus clown turned grocer and a cleaning woman, Red Skelton was introduced to show business at the age of 7 by Ed Wynn, at a vaudeville show in Vincennes. At age 10, he left home to travel with a medicine show through the Midwest, and joined the vaudeville circuit at age 15. At...

35 titles Acting

7.7

Freddie the Freeloader's Christmas Dinner

1981 · Freddie the Freeloader

6.7

Rudolph's Shiny New Year

1976 · Father Time / Baby Bear

6.6

Ocean's Eleven

1960 · Gambler

6.7

Public Pigeon No. 1

1957 ·

6.8

Around the World in Eighty Days

1956 · Drunk in Barbary Coast Saloon

5.9

The Great Diamond Robbery

1954 · Ambrose C. Park

5.8

Half a Hero

1953 · Ben Dobson

6.7

The Clown

1953 · Dodo Delwyn

6.3

Lovely to Look At

1952 · Al Marsh

6.3

Excuse My Dust

1951 · Joe Belden

5.6

Texas Carnival

1951 · Cornie Quinell

7.0

Three Little Words

1950 · Harry Ruby

6.2

Watch the Birdie

1950 · Rusty Cammeron

6.5

The Yellow Cab Man

1950 · Augustus 'Red' Pirdy

6.5

Neptune's Daughter

1949 · Jack Spratt

6.8

A Southern Yankee

1948 · Aubrey Filmore

7.0

The Fuller Brush Man

1948 · Red Jones

6.5

Merton of the Movies

1947 · Merton Gill aka Clifford Armytage

6.4

The Show-Off

1946 · J. Aubrey Piper

6.6

Ziegfeld Follies

1945 · J. Newton Numbskull (segment When Television Comes)

6.6

Bathing Beauty

1944 · Steve Elliott

6.4

Thousands Cheer

1943 · Red Skelton

6.9

Whistling in Brooklyn

1943 · Wally 'The Fox' Benton

6.4

I Dood It

1943 · Joseph 'Joe' Rivington Renolds

6.4

Du Barry Was a Lady

1943 · Louis Blore / King Louis XV

6.3

Ship Ahoy

1942 · Merton K. Kibble

6.0

Panama Hattie

1942 · Red

6.8

Whistling in Dixie

1942 · Wally Benton

6.4

Maisie Gets Her Man

1942 · Herbert P. 'Hap' Hixby

6.3

The People Vs. Dr. Kildare

1941 · Vernon Briggs

6.9

Whistling in the Dark

1941 · Wally Benton

6.5

Lady Be Good

1941 · Joe 'Red' Willet

6.4

Dr. Kildare's Wedding Day

1941 · Vernon Briggs

6.3

Flight Command

1940 · Lieut. 'Mugger' Martin

6.1

Having Wonderful Time

1938 · Itchy