Bob Hope

Actor · Executive Producer · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 82
Bob Hope, KBE was a British stand-up comedian, vaudevillian, actor, singer, dancer, athlete, and author. With a career that spanned nearly 80 years, Hope appeared in more than 70 short and feature films, with 54 feature films with Hope as star, including a series of seven "Road" musical comedy movies with Bing Crosby as Hope's top-billed partner.

Bob Hope, KBE was a British stand-up comedian, vaudevillian, actor, singer, dancer, athlete, and author. With a career that spanned nearly 80 years, Hope appeared in more than 70 short and feature films, with 54 feature films with Hope as star, including a series of seven "Road" musical comedy movies with Bing Crosby as Hope's top-billed partner.

Birth Name

Leslie Townes Hope

Born

Friday, 29 May 1903

Died

Sunday, 27 July 2003

Actor Filmography

The Orson Bean Show Self 8696
Boulevard! A Hollywood Story Self 2022
The Last Movie Ride Self 2021
Tiger Self - Entertainer 2021
The Reagans Self - Entertainer 2020
Howard Self 2018
The Fabulous Allan Carr Self 2018
1968: The Year That Changed America Self - The Bob Hope Show 2018
Explained Self - Host, The Bob Hope Special, 1972 2018
Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond Self 2017
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The Orson Bean Show Self 8696
Boulevard! A Hollywood Story Self 2022
The Last Movie Ride Self 2021
Tiger Self - Entertainer 2021
The Reagans Self - Entertainer 2020
Howard Self 2018
The Fabulous Allan Carr Self 2018
1968: The Year That Changed America Self - The Bob Hope Show 2018
Explained Self - Host, The Bob Hope Special, 1972 2018
Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond Self 2017
Five Came Back Self 2017
I Am Battle Comic Self - Comedian 2017
The History of Comedy Self 2017
O.J.: Made in America Self 2016
In Their Own Words Self 2015
Sinatra: All or Nothing at All Self 2015
I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story Self 2014
Arnie Self - Host 2014
And the Oscar Goes to... Self 2014
The Sixties Himself, Self - Comedian 2013
Lovelace Self 2013
Welcome to the Basement Self 2012
A Football Life Self 2011
Renée Self 2011
Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Self 2010
The Unforgettable Bob Monkhouse Self 2010
Who Do You Think You Are? Self 2010
1939: Hollywood's Greatest Year Self 2009
Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America Self 2009
Desperately Seeking Paul McCartney Self 2008
The 80th Annual Academy Awards Self 2008
Pioneers of Television Self 2008
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Self 2007
100 Greatest Stand-Ups Self 2007
Screenwipe Self 2006
Patriot Act: A Jeffrey Ross Home Movie Self 2005
Inside Deep Throat Self 2005
Bush Family Fortunes: The Best Democracy Money Can Buy Self 2004
The 76th Annual Academy Awards Self - Special Memorial Tribute 2004
Andy Williams: My Favorite Duets Self 2004
Christmas from Hollywood Self 2003
Hollywood's Magical Island: Catalina Self 2003
Los Angeles Plays Itself Adam J. Niles in Bachelor in Paradise 2003
A Century of Black Cinema Self 2003
100 Years of Hope and Humor Self 2003
The Kid Stays in the Picture Self 2002
My Sister Maria Self 2002
Bob Hope: Hollywood's Brightest Star Self 2002
America's Favorite Funnyman Self 2002
Price for Peace Self 2002
I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special Self 2001
War Stories with Oliver North Self 2001
Marilyn Monroe: The Final Days Self 2001
Cleopatra: The Film That Changed Hollywood Self 2001
Hollywood Remembers (archive footage) 2000
The Century: America's Time Self - at White House 1999
Television: The First Fifty Years Self 1999
The Source Self 1999
Sugar Ray Robinson: The Bright Lights and Dark Shadows of a Champion Self 1998
Cold War Self 1998
Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's Self 1998
The Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender Self / Self (archive footage) 1997
Behind the Music Self 1997
20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years Self 1997
Bob Hope: Laughing with the Presidents Himself / Self - Co-Host 1996
The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies Self 1995
100 Years at the Movies Self 1994
Forrest Gump Self - in Vietnam 1994
That's Entertainment! III (archive footage) / Self - Newsreel Clip 1994
That Little Monster Bob Hope / Bob / Himself 1994
Liberation Self / Self (archive footage) 1994
Bob Hope's Bag Full of Christmas Memories Self / Himself 1993
The 65th Annual Academy Awards Self - Special Guest 1993
Lucy and Desi: A Home Movie Self 1993
The Carol Burnett Show: A Reunion Self 1993
Vicki! Self 1992
Oscar's Greatest Moments Self 1992
The Complete Churchill Self 1992
One on One with John Tesh Self 1991
The 63rd Annual Academy Awards Self 1991
The Howard Stern Show Self 1990
Hollywood Heaven: Tragic Lives, Tragic Deaths (archive footage) 1990
The Simpsons Bob Hope 1989
Sammy Davis, Jr. 60th Anniversary Celebration Himself / Self 1989
The Joan Rivers Show Self 1989
The Jim Henson Hour Self 1989
The 61st Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1989
Bloopers Galore Self 1989
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Self 1988
Roseanne Self 1988
Inside Edition Self 1988
The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind Self / (archive footage) 1988
Entertaining the Troops Self 1988
Irving Berlin's 100th Birthday Celebration Self 1988
Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC Self / Himself 1988
Bob Hope's USO Christmas from the Persian Gulf: Around the World in Eight Days Self 1988
Michael Jackson: The Legend Continues Self 1988
CBS This Morning Self 1987
Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam Self 1987
Dolly Self 1987
NBC Investigates Bob Hope Self 1987
The Wil Shriner Show Himself 1987
Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood Self 1987
Biography Self, Peter 'Painless' Potter (clip from The Paleface (1948)) 1987
The New Hollywood Squares Self - Panelist 1986
It's Garry Shandling's Show. Self 1986
Liberty Weekend Self 1986
American Masters Self 1986
NBC 60th Anniversary Celebration Self 1986
The 58th Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1986
George Burns' 90th Birthday Party: A Very Special Special Self - Cameo 1986
Super Duper Bloopers and Silly Shorts Self 1986
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts Self - Honoree 1985
All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan Self 1985
Spies Like Us Bob Hope / Golfer (cameo) 1985
The Golden Girls Himself 1985
The Beach Boys: An American Band Self 1985
The 11th Annual People's Choice Awards Self 1985
Highway to Heaven Sycopomp 1984
Muppet Babies (archive footage) 1984
The Stars Salute the U.S. Olympic Team Self 1984
Bob Hope's USO Christmas in Beirut Self 1984
Vietnam: A Television History Self 1983
Salute! Self 1983
Breakaway Self 1983
Star Search Self - Introducer 1983
Happy Birthday, Bob! Self / Himself 1983
The 55th Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1983
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Himself (archive footage) / Self 1983
Not Necessarily the News Himself 1983
Showbiz Goes to War (archive footage) 1982
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Frank Capra Himself 1982
The 54th Annual Academy Awards Self 1982
Late Night with David Letterman Himself 1982
The Regis Philbin Show Self 1981
This Is Elvis Self 1981
Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters Self 1980
Lucy Moves to NBC Himself / Self 1980
The Toni Tennille Show Self 1979
Ken Murray Shooting Stars Self 1979
The Muppet Movie Ice Cream Vendor 1979
Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy 1978
Pat Boone and Family Thanksgiving Special Self 1978
General Electric's All-Star Anniversary Self 1978
20/20 Self 1978
The 32nd Annual Tony Awards Self 1978
The 50th Annual Academy Awards Self - Host 1978
The George Burns One-Man Show Bob Hope 1977
Texaco Presents Bob Hope in a Very Special Special: On the Road with Bing Self 1977
3 Girls 3 Self 1977
The Barbara Walters Summer Special Self 1976
All This and World War II Self 1976
The Captain and Tennille Self 1976
The Muppet Show Self - Special Guest Star 1976
The Sonny and Cher Show Various Characters / Self 1976
Donny and Marie Self 1975
Texaco Presents: A Quarter Century of Bob Hope on Television Self 1975
The Rich Little Show Self 1975
Sammy and Company Self 1975
Brother Can You Spare a Dime (archive footage) 1975
Mitzi & 100 Guys Self 1975
Tweet's Ladies of Pasadena Bob Hope on Parade 1974
Dinah! Self 1974
The Mac Davis Show Self 1974
Hearts and Minds Self 1974
The World at War Self 1973
Cancel My Reservation Dan Bartlett 1972
M*A*S*H Self 1972
Bing Crosby and His Friends Self 1972
The ABC Comedy Hour Self 1972
Hollywood: The Dream Factory Self - film clip 1972
Make Your Own Kind of Music! Self 1971
Great Performances Self 1971
Jack Benny's 20th Anniversary TV Special Self 1970
If It's Saturday, It Must Be Nimmo Self 1970
The Odd Couple Self 1970
Make Room for Granddaddy Self 1970
Raquel Himself / Self 1970
The Bob Hope Christmas Special Self 1970
Swing Out, Sweet Land Self - Entertaining Troops at Valley Forge / Himself 1970
The Andy Williams Show Self 1969
The Barbara McNair Show Self 1969
The David Frost Show Self 1969
How to Commit Marriage Frank Benson 1969
The Johnny Cash Show Self - Comedian 1969
Jimmy Durante Presents the Lennon Sisters Self 1969
This Is Tom Jones Self 1969
The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour Self 1969
The Don Rickles Show Self 1968
Julia Bob Hope 1968
The Private Navy of Sgt. O'Farrell Sgt. Dan O'Farrell 1968
...and Debbie Makes Six Self 1968
The Bob Hope Christmas Special Himself / Self 1968
Rowan & Martin at the Movies Himself / Self 1968
The Danny Thomas Hour Makeup Man 1967
The Carol Burnett Show Self, Self - Cameo Appearance 1967
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Guest Performer 1967
Mondo Hollywood: Hollywood Laid Bare! Self 1967
Eight on the Lam Henry Dimsdale 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Self 1967
Not with My Wife, You Don't! Self - USO Christmas Show 1966
The Milton Berle Show Self 1966
The Phyllis Diller Show Library Patron, Self 1966
Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! Thomas J. 'Tom' Meade 1966
The Oscar Bob Hope 1966
Hollywood My Home Town Self 1965
Get Smart Room Service Attendant 1965
The Dean Martin Show Self, Himself - Cameo 1965
I'll Take Sweden Bob Holcomb 1965
The Hollywood Squares (Daytime) Contestant - Mr. X 'X', Self - Contestant - Mr. X 'X', Self 1965
Wayne and Shuster Take an Affectionate Look at... (archive footage), Self 1964
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Blakley / Bill Blakely 1964
A Global Affair Frank Larrimore 1964
The Hollywood Palace Self - Cameo Appearance, Self 1964
Hollywood and the Stars Self, Buzz Fielding (clip from The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938)) 1963
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Host, Self - Host / Host, Spectator / Host, Les Haines / Host, Monte Collins / Host, 'producer of the year' / Self / Host, George Warren / Host, Horatio Lovelace / Host 1963
Hollywood Without Make-Up Self / Himself 1963
Call Me Bwana Matt 1963
Critic's Choice Parker Ballantine 1963
The Match Game Cameo 1962
Here's Edie Self 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself, Himself - Guest 1962
The Lucy Show Plumber's Assistant 1962
The Andy Williams Show Self 1962
The Road to Hong Kong Chester Babcock 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Entertainer, Himself, Himself - Comedian 1961
Bachelor in Paradise Adam J. Niles 1961
The Joey Bishop Show Mary's Other Boyfriend 1961
The DuPont Show of the Week Self 1961
The Facts of Life Larry Gilbert 1960
Here's Hollywood Self 1960
Celebrity Golf Self 1960
Sunday Showcase Self 1959
Premier Khrushchev in the USA Self 1959
Alias Jesse James Milford Farnsworth 1959
The Five Pennies Bob Hope - Leaving Brown Derby Restaurant 1959
The Geisha Boy Self - on TV 1958
The Kraft Music Hall Self - Special Guest 1958
Paris Holiday Robert Leslie Hunter 1958
The Frank Sinatra Show Self 1957
The Edsel Show Self - Sketch Actor / Singer 1957
Club Oasis Self - Surprise Guest 1957
The Eddie Fisher Show Self 1957
The Polly Bergen Show Self 1957
The Thin Man Cuddles / Self 1957
The Big Record Self 1957
The Jack Paar Tonight Show Himself, Himself - on film 1957
Beau James Mayor James J. 'Jimmy' Walker 1957
The Iron Petticoat Captain Chuck Lockwood 1956
The Charles Farrell Show Hotel Guest 1956
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Self - Guest, Self 1951
The Patti Page Show Self - Comedian 1956
That Certain Feeling Francis X. Dignan 1956
Showdown at Ulcer Gulch Influential Man 1956
Lucy's Really Lost Moments Himself 1956
Screen Directors Playhouse Self 1955
This Is Your Life Self, Self - Filmed tribute, Filmed Tribute 1955
Wide Wide World Self 1955
The Seven Little Foys Eddie Foy 1955
The Magical World of Disney Himself 1954
Producers' Showcase Self 1954
The Jimmy Durante Show Self 1954
Casanova's Big Night Pippo Popolino 1954
Person to Person Self 1953
The Danny Thomas Show Bob Hope 1953
Here Come the Girls Stanley Snodgrass 1953
Scared Stiff Skeleton 1953
Off Limits Wally Hogan 1952
Road to Bali Harold Gridley 1952
The Bob Hope Show Self - Host, Himself - Host 1950
This Is Your Life Self 1950
Son of Paleface Peter Potter Jr. 1952
The Greatest Show on Earth Spectator 1952
My Favorite Spy Eric Augustine / Peanuts White 1951
The Dinah Shore Show Self - Guest Host 1951
I Love Lucy Bob Hope 1951
Chesterfield Sound Off Time Self - Host, Self 1951
The Red Skelton Hour Self - Cameo 1951
The Kate Smith Evening Hour Self 1951
The Lemon Drop Kid Sidney Milburn aka The Lemon Drop Kid / Sidney Melbourne (The Lemon Drop Kid) 1951
The Cinematographer Self - film clip from 'Road to Rio' 1951
The Jack Benny Program Self, Bob Hope, Self / Clyde 1950
All Star Revue Guest Comedian, Himself - Cameo, Himself - Host, Himself 1950
Cassino to Korea Self - USO Show 1950
Lux Video Theatre Self - Intermission Guest, Self - Lux Video Theatre Guest 1950
The Colgate Comedy Hour Self - Host, Self, Self - Awards Presenter 1950
Fancy Pants Humphrey / Arthur Tyler 1950
You Can Change the World Himself / Self 1950
What's My Line? Himself - Mystery Guest 1950
College of Musical Knowledge Self 1949
The Great Lover Freddie Hunter 1949
Sorrowful Jones Humphrey 'Sorrowful' Jones / Humphrey "Sorrowful" Jones 1949
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Himself, Herself, Himself - Guest 1948
The Paleface 'Painless' Peter Potter 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Himself, Self, Self - Comedian 1948
The Milton Berle Show Self - Comedian 1948
We, the People Self - Entertainer 1948
Road to Rio Hot Lips Barton 1947
Where There's Life Michael Joseph Valentine 1947
Variety Girl Himself / Bob Hope 1947
My Favorite Brunette Ronnie Jackson 1947
Monsieur Beaucaire Monsieur Beaucaire 1946
Road to Utopia Chester Hooton 1945
Story of G.I. Joe Bob Hope (Voice on Radio Program) / Himself (voice) 1945
The All-Star Bond Rally Self - Host 1945
The Princess and the Pirate Sylvester / Sylvester the Great 1944
Let's Face It Jerry Walker 1943
Show-Business at War Self 1943
They Got Me Covered Robert Kittredge 1943
Combat America Himself / Self 1943
Road to Morocco Aunt Lucy / Orville 'Turkey' Jackson / Orville Jackson 1942
My Favorite Blonde Larry Haines 1942
Star Spangled Rhythm Bob Hope - Master of Ceremonies / Bob Hope 1942
Louisiana Purchase Jim Taylor 1941
Nothing But the Truth Steve Bennett 1941
Caught in the Draft Don Bolton 1941
Road to Zanzibar Fearless Hubert Frazier / Hubert 'Fearless' Frazier 1941
Cavalcade of the Academy Awards Himself - Master of Ceremonies / Self - Master of Ceremonies 1940
The Ghost Breakers Larry Lawrence / Lawrence Lawrence 1940
Road to Singapore Ace Lannigan 1940
The Cat and the Canary Wally Campbell 1939
Some Like It Hot Nicky Nelson 1939
Never Say Die John Kidley 1939
Thanks for the Memory Steve Merrick 1938
Give Me a Sailor Jim Brewster 1938
College Swing Bud Brady 1938
The Big Broadcast of 1938 Buzz Fielding 1938
Calling All Tars Bobby 1936
Double Exposure Robert / Photographer 1935
Watch the Birdie Bob 1935
The Old Grey Mayor Bob 1935
Paree, Paree Peter / Peter Forbes 1934
Going Spanish Bob 1934

Producer Filmography

1968 Emmy Outstanding Musical or Variety Program Nominated
1967 Emmy Outstanding Variety Special Nominated
1966 Emmy Outstanding Variety Special Won
1965 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievements in Entertainment - Actors and Performers Nominated
1962 Golden Globe Best Actor - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1961 Golden Globe Best Actor - Comedy or Musical Nominated
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