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Ed Sullivan

Biography

Legendary host of it variety show The Toast of the city, also called The Ed Sullivan Present, from 1955 to 1971. He previously a brief boxing profession before engaging in tv. Originally, he proved helpful being a sportswriter, nevertheless, he continued to possess his own range show offering many prominent superstars. He got wedded to Sylvia Weinstein on Apr 28, 1930, plus they had one young child jointly. Fellow Television show web host Johnny Carson? do impersonations of him.

Quick Facts


Full Name Ed Sullivan
Date Of Birth September 28, 1901
Died October 13, 1974, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Place Of Birth New York City, NY
Height 1.71 m
Profession TV Show Host
Nationality American
Spouse Sylvia Weinstein
Children Betty Sullivan
Parents Peter Arthur Sullivan, Elizabeth F. Smith
Siblings Daniel Sullivan
Awards Golden Globe Award for Television Achievement
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Special, TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Movies, Miniseries and Specials, TV Land Favorite Variety Show Award, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Series - One Hour or More, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Musical, Variety, Audience Participation or Quiz Series
Movies There Goes My Heart, Merrily We Live, Mr. Broadway
TV Shows The Ed Sullivan Show
Star Sign Libra

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Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Elvis: The Ed Sullivan Shows2006Video documentary producer - archive footage
The Ed Sullivan ShowTV Series executive producer - 20 episodes, 1959 - 1967 producer - 3 episodes, 1955 - 1964

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Phynx1970Ed Sullivan
The Last of the Secret Agents?1966Ed Sullivan (uncredited)
The Singing Nun1966Ed Sullivan
The Patsy1964Ed Sullivan (uncredited)
Bye Bye Birdie1963Ed Sullivan
The Ballad of Louie the Louse1959TV MovieSpecial Bit
Senior Prom1958Ed Sullivan - Newspaper Columnist
The Phil Silvers Show1956-1957TV SeriesEd Sullivan
The Red Skelton Hour1955TV SeriesBus Driver
Big Town Czar1939Narrator / Newspaper Columnist
Mr. Broadway1933Ed Sullivan

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ma! He's Making Eyes at Me1940story "Fashions For Sale"
Alice in Movieland1940Short from an original story by
Big Town Czar1939story "Czar of Broadway"
There Goes My Heart1938from an original story by
Merrily We Live1938additional dialogue - uncredited
Mr. Broadway1933screenplay / story

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Jack Benny Program1963TV Series performer - 1 episode

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Magic of Bing Crosby1991Video special thanks - as Dr. Sullivan

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Great Broadway Musical Moments from the Ed Sullivan Show2015TV Movie documentaryHimself - Host
Ed Sullivan's PBS Rock & Roll Classics: Top Performers2012TV MovieHimself
Six Ed Sullivan Shows starring 'The Rolling Stones'- Deluxe Edition2011VideoHimself
Four Ed Sullivan Shows Starring 'The Rolling Stones'2011VideoHimself
The Best of 'The Supremes' on 'The Ed Sullivan Show'2011VideoHimself
Braverman's Condensed Cream of the Beatles1974Documentary shortHimself
Broadway1973TV MovieHimself - Host
Flip1971-1973TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1968-1972TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself - The Monster (Sketch) / Himself
Zenith Presents: A Salute to Television's 25th Anniversary1972TV SpecialHimself
The 14th Annual Grammy Awards1972TV SpecialHimself
The ABC Comedy Hour1972TV SeriesHimself - Host
This Is Your Life1972TV SeriesHimself
The Ed Sullivan Show1948-1971TV SeriesHimself - Host / Himself
Fight of the Century1971TV MovieHimself - Audience Member
Ed Sullivan's Armed Forces Tour1970TV MovieHimself
The Great Santa Claus Switch1970TV MovieHimself (uncredited)
The Kraft Music Hall1968-1970TV SeriesHimself
The David Frost Show1969-1970TV SeriesHimself
The Red Skelton Hour1954-1969TV SeriesHimself / Cameo / Himself - Cameo / ...
The Joan Rivers Show1968TV SeriesHimself
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour1967-1968TV SeriesHimself
The Joey Bishop Show1968TV SeriesHimself
The World Premiere of 'Finian's Rainbow'1968ShortHimself
What's My Line?1950-1966TV SeriesHimself - Mystery Guest
The Beatles at Shea Stadium1966TV Movie documentaryHimself
An Hour with Robert Goulet1964TV SpecialHimself
Freedom Spectacular1964TV MovieHimself
The Jack Benny Program1959-1963TV SeriesHimself / Gentleman Jim Sullivan
CBS: The Stars' Address1963TV MovieHimself
The Jack Paar Tonight Show1959-1962TV SeriesHimself
The Million Dollar Incident1961TV MovieHimself
CBS Fall Preview Special: Seven Wonderful Nights1961TV Movie documentaryHimself
Disneyland '591959TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 11th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1959TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
General Electric Theater1959TV SeriesHimself
Mr. Adams and Eve1958TV SeriesHimself
This Is Your Life1957TV Series documentaryHimself
Man on Fire1957Himself - Trailer Narrator (uncredited)
The Bob Hope Show1956TV SeriesHimself
The $64,000 Question1955TV SeriesSubstitute Host
I've Got a Secret1955TV SeriesHimself
Look Up and Live1954TV SeriesHimself
General Foods 25th Anniversary Show: A Salute to Rodgers and Hammerstein1954TV MovieHimself / Host
The Jackie Gleason Show1953-1954TV SeriesHimself - Guest Host
Person to Person1953TV Series documentaryHimself - TV Show Host
Arthur Godfrey and His Friends1953TV SeriesHimself - Guest Host
Ghost of the Town1952ShortHimself (voice, uncredited)
Olympic Fund Telethon1952TV SpecialHimself
Premiere1951TV SpecialHimself
The Ford Theatre Hour1951TV SeriesHimself - Host
Texaco Star Theatre1950TV SeriesHimself - TV Emcee
Hollywood Goes to Town1938Short documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Broadway Highlights No. 21935ShortHimself - Newspaper Columnist
Ed Sullivan's Headliners1934ShortHimself - Newspaper Columnist

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years2016DocumentaryHimself
Hey Moe, Hey Dad!2015TV Series documentaryHimself
A Football Life2014TV SeriesHimself
Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown2014DocumentaryHimself
The Sixties2014TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Host of Toast of the Town
Glad All Over: The Dave Clark Five and Beyond2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell2014TV SeriesHimself
The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles2014TV SpecialHimself
Éternelle Jean Seberg2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
Morecambe & Wise: The Whole Story2013TV Series documentaryHimself
My Music: Burt Bacharach's Best2013TV MovieHimself
Elvis Found Alive2012Himself
The Unforgettable Ernie Wise2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Best of 'The Temptations' on 'The Ed Sullivan Show'2011Video shortHimself
Family Band: The Cowsills Story2011DocumentaryHimself
Ed Sullivan Presents: Rock 'N Roll Revolution2011VideoHimself - Host
My Music: When Irish Eyes Are Smiling2010TV MovieHimself
De jaren stillekes2009TV SeriesHimself
Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers2009TV SpecialHimself
Muppets 201: Rarities from the Henson Vault2009DocumentaryHimself
American Masters2009TV Series documentaryHimself
The Doors: When You're Strange2009DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
Back Nine at Cherry Hills: The Legends of the 1960 U.S. Open2008TV MovieHimself (uncredited)
Pioneers of Television2008TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Hormigas blancas2007TV SeriesHimself
Brando2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Elvis: The Ed Sullivan Shows2006Video documentaryHimself
Elvis by the Presleys2005TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story2005DocumentaryHimself
Broadway: The American Musical2004TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Fidel Castro. Ewiger Revolutionär2004Documentary shortHimself
American Experience2004TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Magic and Mystery Tour2003TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Muppets Magic from 'The Ed Sullivan Show'2003VideoHimself
Ed Sullivan's Rock 'n' Roll Classics, Vol. 4: Elvis & Other Rock Greats2003VideoHimself
Biography1994-2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Ed Sullivan Presents: The Beatles2003VideoHimself
Casper and Wendy's Ghostly Adventures2002VideoHimself (uncredited)
Life and Times2002TV Series documentaryHimself
The Definitive Elvis: The Television Years2002Video documentaryHimself
He Touched Me: The Gospel Music of Elvis Presley2000Video documentaryHimself
ABC 2000: The Millennium1999TV Movie documentaryHimself
Heroes of Comedy1999TV Series documentaryHimself
Television: The First Fifty Years1999Video documentaryHimself
Winchell1998TV MovieHimself (uncredited)
A Really Big Show: Ed Sullivan's 50th Anniversary1998TV SpecialHimself
Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory1997Himself
George Carlin: 40 Years of Comedy1997TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
Classic Stand-Up Comedy of Television1996TV Special documentaryHimself
The Beatles Anthology1995-1996TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Pioneers of Primetime1995TV Movie documentaryHimself
Ed Sullivan All-Star Comedy Special1995TV Movie documentaryHimself
Holiday Greetings from 'The Ed Sullivan Show'1992TV MovieHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1992TV SeriesHimself
The Beatles: The First U.S. Visit1991Video documentaryHimself
The Very Best of the Ed Sullivan Show 21991TV SpecialHimself
The Very Best of the Ed Sullivan Show1991TV Movie documentaryHimself
Entertainment Tonight1990TV SeriesHimself
The Best of Gleason 31989TV MovieHimself
Michael Jackson: The Legend Continues1988Video documentaryHimself
Gleason: He's the Greatest1988TV SeriesHimself - Interviewer / Himself (Interview Sketch)
Presley1987TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years1986TV MovieHimself
Arena1984-1985TV Series documentaryHimself
Ingrid1984DocumentaryHimself
The Right Stuff1983Himself
The Compleat Beatles1982Video documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Red Skelton: A Comedy Scrapbook1981Video documentaryHimself - Host / Clem Kadiddlehopper / Deadeye / ...
This Is Elvis1981Himself (uncredited)
The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash1978TV MovieHimself (uncredited)
When Television Was Young1977TV Movie documentaryHimself
Texaco Presents: A Quarter Century of Bob Hope on Television1975TV SpecialHimself
Elvis on Tour1972DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)

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