Milton Berle

Actor · Writer · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 74
Milton Berle was an American comedian and actor. Berle's career as an entertainer spanned over 80 years, first in silent films and on stage as a child actor, then in radio, movies and television. As the host of NBC's Texaco Star Theatre (1948–55), he was the first major American television star and was known to millions of viewers as "Uncle Miltie" and "Mr. read more

Milton Berle was an American comedian and actor. Berle's career as an entertainer spanned over 80 years, first in silent films and on stage as a child actor, then in radio, movies and television. As the host of NBC's Texaco Star Theatre (1948–55), he was the first major American television star and was known to millions of viewers as "Uncle Miltie" and "Mr. Television" during the first Golden Age of Television. He was honored with two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his work in both radio and TV.

Birth Name

Milton Berlinger

Born

Sunday, 12 July 1908

Died

Wednesday, 27 March 2002

Actor Filmography

Disclosure Auntie Mildred 2020
The History of Comedy Self 2017
Robert Klein Still Can't Stop His Leg Self 2016
Hey Moe, Hey Dad! Self 2015
The Sixties Louie the Lilac - Batman 2013
When Comedy Went to School Self 2013
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Self 2012
Elvis Found Alive Self 2012
Welcome to the Basement Self / J. Russell Finch 2012
Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices Self - Comedian 2008
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Disclosure Auntie Mildred 2020
The History of Comedy Self 2017
Robert Klein Still Can't Stop His Leg Self 2016
Hey Moe, Hey Dad! Self 2015
The Sixties Louie the Lilac - Batman 2013
When Comedy Went to School Self 2013
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Self 2012
Elvis Found Alive Self 2012
Welcome to the Basement Self / J. Russell Finch 2012
Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices Self - Comedian 2008
Starz Inside: In the Gutter Self 2008
Pioneers of Television Self, Self - Texaco Star Theater 2008
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Self 2007
Elvis: A Generous Heart Self 2007
Jerry Lewis - König der Komödianten Self / Bellboy 2006
James Dean: Forever Young Self 2005
Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live Self 2005
The 75th Annual Academy Awards Self - Memorial Tribute 2003
Cinerama Adventure J. Russell Finch (in "It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World") 2002
The Definitive Elvis: The Television Years Himself (archive footage) / Self 2002
The Definitive Elvis: The Memphis Years Self 2002
Milton Berle: An All-Star Tribute to 'Mr. Television' Self 2002
I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special (archive footage) 2001
Kenan & Kel: Two Heads Are Better Than None Uncle Leo 2000
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Laughs: America's Funniest Movies Self 2000
Let Me in, I Hear Laughter Self 2000
Television: The First Fifty Years Self - Interviewee 1999
Comic Relief VIII Self 1998
E! Mysteries & Scandals Self 1998
The Daily Show Self 1996
The Unexplained Self 1996
Jingle Bell Rock Jerry Labello (voice) / Jerry Labello 1995
The History of Rock 'n' Roll Self 1995
Fudge Leo 1995
TV Nation Self 1994
Due South Shelley Litvak 1994
Sister, Sister Edgar Boggs 1994
The Critic Milton Berle 1994
Burke's Law Buddy Boyle 1994
Storybook Illuzor 1994
The First Annual Comedy Hall of Fame Self - Inductee 1993
The Nanny Uncle Manny 1993
1993 MTV Video Music Awards Self 1993
The Howard Stern Interview Self 1992
Driving Me Crazy Hotel Clerk 1991
Beverly Hills, 90210 Saul Howard 1990
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Max Jakey 1990
Help Save Planet Earth Self 1990
Going Overboard Self 1989
Roseanne Transvestite at Wedding 1988
Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC Self 1988
Side by Side Abe Mercer 1988
The Spike Jones Story Self 1988
NBC Investigates Bob Hope Mr. Fox 1987
Elvis '56 (archive footage) 1987
Biography Self, Nifty Allen (clip from Sun Valley Serenade (1941)) 1987
The New Hollywood Squares Self - Panelist 1986
American Masters Self 1986
NBC 60th Anniversary Celebration Self 1986
Matlock Harvey Chase 1986
George Burns' 90th Birthday Party: A Very Special Special Self 1986
Super Duper Bloopers and Silly Shorts Self 1986
Amazing Stories Self 1985
Pee-wee's Big Adventure Milton Berle 1985
Murder, She Wrote Lew Feldman 1984
Broadway Danny Rose Milton Berle 1984
Live... And in Person Self 1983
Star Search Self - Introducer 1983
Cracking Up Ms. Sultry 1983
Showbiz Goes to War (archive footage) 1982
Tom Cottle: Up Close Self 1982
Night of 100 Stars Self 1982
American Playhouse Isaiah Stern 1982
Fame Nathan Adler 1982
The Fall Guy Milton Berle 1981
Gimme a Break! Leopold 1981
Hey, Abbott! Self 1981
This Is Elvis Self 1981
The First 40 Years Self 1980
The Muppet Movie Mad Man Mooney 1979
Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy 1978
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Suzanne Somers Self 1978
Diff'rent Strokes Rabbi Morris 1978
Live Wednesday Self 1978
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Betty White Self 1978
The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: George Burns Self 1978
America 2-Night Self 1978
The Chuck Barris Rah-Rah Show Self 1978
The Jim Nabors Show Self 1978
Old Friends... New Friends Self 1978
CHiPs Milton Berle 1977
The 29th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Self 1977
Hollywood Connection Himself 1977
The Love Boat Cyril Wolfe, Ed 'Flash' Taylor, Himself, Lionel Cooper, Mr. Fenley, Zeke 1977
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Gabe Kaplan Self 1977
Fantasy Island Mickey Masterson 1977
Sha Na Na Self 1977
The Brady Bunch Variety Hour Milton Berle 1976
All This and World War II Self / Himself 1976
Cos Self 1976
The Muppet Show Self - Special Guest Star 1976
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood Blind Man 1976
The 28th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Self - Presenter 1976
Dean Martin Celebrity Roast: Dennis Weaver Self 1976
The Legend of Valentino Jesse Lasky 1975
Donny and Marie Self 1975
Texaco Presents: A Quarter Century of Bob Hope on Television Self 1975
Saturday Night Live Self - Host 1975
The Bobby Vinton Show Self 1975
Dean's Place Self - Guest Appearance 1975
Lepke Mr. Meyer 1975
The Smothers Brothers Show Self 1975
Dinah! Self 1974
Tony Orlando and Dawn Self 1974
Tattletales Self 1974
Hollywood's Talking Self 1973
NBC Follies Self 1973
The Vin Scully Show Self 1973
Journey Back to Oz The Cowardly Lion (voice) / The Cowardly Lion 1972
M*A*S*H Self 1972
The David Steinberg Show Self 1972
I've Got a Secret Self - guest star 1972
Evil Roy Slade Harry Fern 1972
The ABC Comedy Hour Self 1972
Stand Up and Cheer Self 1971
Jack Benny's 20th Anniversary TV Special Self 1970
McCloud Malcolm Garnett 1970
Can You Top This Self 1970
It's Your Bet Self 1969
Love, American Style Brian Carter (segment "Love and the Old Boyfriend"), Harry (segment "Love and the Vacation") 1969
Seven in Darkness Sam Fuller 1969
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors Dr. Larry Cormack 1969
The David Frost Show Self 1969
Della Self 1969
Jimmy Durante Presents the Lennon Sisters Self 1969
The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour Self 1969
Playboy After Dark Self 1969
It Takes Two Self 1968
Mod Squad Uncle Bobo 1968
Here's Lucy Cheerful Charlie, Milton Berle 1968
For Singles Only Mr. Parker 1968
The Rosey Grier Show Self 1968
Where Angels Go Trouble Follows! The Movie Director: The 'In' Group 1968
Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? Goodtime Eddie Filth 1968
Who's Minding the Mint? Luther Burton 1967
Mannix Danny Brite 1967
Ironside Ross Howard 1967
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Guest Performer, Self 1967
Off to See the Wizard Self - Host 1967
The Happening Fred 1967
Las Vegas Self, Himself 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Self 1967
The Jackie Gleason Show Himself, Black Bart 1966
The Milton Berle Show Self - Host 1966
That Girl Self - Comedian 1966
Don't Worry, We'll Think of a Title Bookstore Customer with Rope 1966
The Oscar Kappy Kapstetter 1966
Batman Louie, the Lilac, Prison Guard 1966
The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show Self 1966
The Loved One Mr. Kenton 1965
The Trials of O'Brien Boozey Bailey 1965
Get Smart Desk Clerk 1965
I Dream of Jeannie Charles 1965
The Dean Martin Show Self 1965
The Big Valley Josiah Freeman 1965
F Troop Wise Owl 1965
ABC's Nightlife Self 1964
Valentine's Day Pete Michaels, boxing manager 1964
The Hollywood Palace Self - Host, Self 1964
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World J. Russell Finch 1963
Kraft Suspense Theatre Sam Morris 1963
Hollywood and the Stars J. Russell Finch (clip from It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963)), Self 1963
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Parker Hite, Self 1963
The Jimmy Dean Show Self - Cameo 1963
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest, Himself, Cook, Himself - Guest Host 1962
The Lucy Show Himself, Milton Berle 1962
The Jack Paar Program Self 1962
The Andy Williams Show Self 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Co-Host, Himself - Comedian 1961
The Dick Powell Theatre Blackjack Dealer, Eddie Doyle, Self - Guest Host 1961
The Joey Bishop Show Self, Milton Berle 1961
The DuPont Show of the Week Self 1961
The Defenders Denny Martin 1961
Sing Along with Mitch Self - Guest 1961
Here's Hollywood Self 1960
Celebrity Golf Self 1960
The Barbara Stanwyck Show Charlie Zane 1960
Let's Make Love Milton Berle / Himself 1960
The Bellboy Milton Berle / Bellboy 1960
Sunday Showcase Self, Milton Berle 1959
The Music Shop Self 1959
The Kraft Music Hall Self - Host, Self 1958
The Milton Berle Show Self - Host 1958
The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour Self 1957
The Jack Paar Tonight Show Himself 1957
Washington Square Self 1956
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Self 1951
This Is Your Life Self 1955
Producers' Showcase Self - in Commercial, Self 1954
The Jimmy Durante Show Self 1954
Person to Person Self 1953
The Danny Thomas Show Milton Berle 1953
The Bob Hope Show Self 1950
The Buick Circus Hour Self 1952
This Is Your Life Self 1950
The U.S. Royal Showcase Self 1952
The Red Skelton Hour Milton Berle, Nutty Nougat, Self - Host, Self 1951
The Kate Smith Evening Hour Self 1951
The Sam Levenson Show Self 1951
The Jack Benny Program Milton Berle, Milton Berle / Marvin 1950
The Frank Sinatra Show Self 1950
All Star Revue Himself 1950
The Paul Winchell Show Self 1950
The Colgate Comedy Hour Self, Self - Host 1950
The Arthur Murray Party Self 1950
The Popsicle Parade of Stars Self - Host 1950
The Alan Young Show Self 1950
The Saturday Night Revue with Jack Carter Self 1950
What's My Line? Himself - Mystery Guest, Himself - Panelist 1950
The Ken Murray Show Self 1950
Always Leave Them Laughing Kipling 'Kip' Cooper / Kipling Cooper 1949
The Admiral Broadway Revue Self - Cameo Appearance 1949
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Himself 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Himself, Self - Guest Host, Self 1948
The Milton Berle Show Self - Host, Fred Burton 1948
Kraft Theatre Joe Hillyer 1947
Margin for Error Moe Finkelstein 1943
Whispering Ghosts H.H. Van Buren 1942
A Gentleman at Heart Lucky Cullen 1942
Over My Dead Body Jason Cordry 1942
Rise and Shine Seabiscuit 1941
Sun Valley Serenade Nifty Allen / Jerome K. 'Nifty' Allen 1941
The Great American Broadcast Radio Announcer 1941
Tall, Dark and Handsome Frosty Welch 1941
Hollywood Hobbies Self 1939
Radio City Revels Teddy Jordan / Teddy 1938
New Faces of 1937 Wallington Wedge 1937
Broadway Highlights No. 2 Self 1935
Tess of the Storm Country Bit Role 1922
Little Lord Fauntleroy Boy 1921
The Mark of Zorro Boy 1920
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Bit Part (Uncredited) / Bit Part 1917
The Perils of Pauline Child (unconfirmed) / Boy 1914

Director Filmography

Producer Filmography

1995 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
1962 Emmy Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
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