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Jack Benny

The son of a saloon keeper, Jack Benny (born Benny Kubelsky) began to study the violin at the age six, and his "ineptness" at it, would later become his trademark (in reality, he was a very accomplished player). When given the opportunity to play in live theatre professionally, Benny quit school and joined vaudeville. In the same theatre that Benny was working with were the very young The Marx Brothers. Their mother, Minnie Marx, wanted Benny to go on the road with them. However, this plan was f

English
  • Born In Los Angeles
  • Born February 14, 1894
  • Died December 26, 1974
  • Gender Male
  • On Other Sites IMDB

Movies

Television

Other Movies

Movie Year Type
The Lucky Stiff 1949 Producer

Other Television

Series Episodes Date Type
The Jack Benny Program Duplicate March 18, 2019 Guest Star
The Jack Benny Program Shower of Stars - With Jack Benny, Nannette Fabray and Johnnie Ray October 28, 2017 Guest Star
The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast NA December 30, 1998 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Jack Benny, Joe Namath, Elke Sommer July 20, 1973 Guest Star
Merv Griffin Show Apr 27 1973 Jack Benny April 27, 1973 Guest Star
The Dick Cavett Show Jack Benny, Bill Cosby, Joe Frazier, Phil Silvers February 21, 1973 Guest Star
The Dean Martin Show Jack Benny/Rodney Dangerfield/Dom DeLuise November 23, 1972 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 10th Anniversary Show October 2, 1972 Guest Star
The Lawrence Welk Show Academy Awards Show April 3, 1971 Guest Star
The Dick Cavett Show Jack Benny, Phil Silvers, Jane Asher, Fats Domino April 1, 1971 Guest Star
The Jackie Gleason Show (1966) January 31, 1970 January 31, 1970 Guest Star
The Dick Cavett Show Jack Benny August 15, 1969 Guest Star
The Jackie Gleason Show (1966) March 29, 1969 March 29, 1969 Guest Star
The Hollywood Palace Host: Jack Benny / Liza Minnelli January 20, 1968 Guest Star
The Jack Benny Program The Hollywood Palace - Host: Jack Benny / Liza Minnelli January 20, 1968 Guest Star
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour Christmas Show: Jack Benny, Nanette Fabray December 24, 1967 Guest Star
The Hollywood Palace Host: Jack Benny / Petula Clark / Johnny Mathis February 4, 1967 Guest Star
The Jack Benny Program The Bob Hope Show November 29, 1965 Guest Star
I've Got a Secret Jack Benny February 4, 1963 Guest Star
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Jack Benny, Mitch Miller, Sebastian Cabot, Commander Edward Whitehead October 8, 1962 Guest Star
Checkmate A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Game January 3, 1962 Guest Star
The Phil Silvers Show Slowest Gun in the West May 7, 1960 Guest Star
The George Burns Show Jack Benny Comes Over October 31, 1958 Guest Star
Bachelor Father Bentley, the Homemaker January 19, 1958 Guest Star
Make Room for Daddy Lose Me in Las Vegas October 7, 1957 Guest Star
General Electric Theater The Fenton Touch March 3, 1957 Guest Star
The Jack Benny Program Shower of Stars - with Jack Benny, Liberace & Jayne Mansfield, Vincent Price January 10, 1957 Guest Star
General Electric Theater The Honest Man February 19, 1956 Guest Star
General Electric Theater The Face Is Familiar November 21, 1954 Guest Star
The Bob Hope Show Bob Hope Special - April 13 1954 April 13, 1954 Guest Star
The Jack Benny Program The Bing Crosby Show January 3, 1954 Guest Star
The Bing Crosby Show Bings First TV Special January 3, 1954 Guest Star
Omnibus The Horn Blows At Midnight November 29, 1953 Guest Star
What's My Line? Jack Benny February 8, 1953 Guest Star
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show Gracie Thinks She and George are Not Married January 22, 1953 Guest Star
The Jack Benny Program CBS Stars in the Eye November 15, 1952 Guest Star
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show Happy Hmm-Hmm January 4, 1951 Guest Star
The Jack Benny Program Show-Business at War May 21, 1943 Guest Star