Gracie Allen


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Noun1.Gracie Allen - United States comedienne remembered as the confused but imperturbable partner of her husband, George Burns (1906-1964)
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The awards are named after Gracie Allen, the late vaudevillian and comedienne.
The exception was Van Dines penultimate posthumous novel, The Gracie Allen Murder Case.
The comedy team of George Burns and Gracie Allen, that from the 1930s through the 1960s took comedy from vaudeville to radio and then to television, switched their roles at one point.
On August 27, 1964, President Lyndon Baines Johnson accepted his party's nomination for a term in his own right, telling the Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey, "Let us join together in giving every American the fullest life which he can hope for.'' Comedian Gracie Allen, wife of George Burns, died in Los Angeles.
This work describes his career, both in front of the camera and behind the scenes, beginning with his show with his wife Gracie Allen. His work in producing The Bob Cummings Show, The People's Choice, and a number of comedy pilots each receive their own chapter, along with one focused on his production company's foray into dramatic pilots and series.
reaching 71% of TV households, features a lineup of classic favorites such as: Three's Company , Too Close for Comfort, I Dream of Jeannie, Bewitched, Dennis the Menace, Father Knows Best, Bachelor Father, Hazel, The Partridge Family, Sanford and Son, Maude, Diff'rent Strokes, WKRP in Cincinnati, All in the Family, Good Times, The Three Stooges, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show, The Jack Benny Program, The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin, Gidget, The Flying Nun, It Takes a Thief and Antenna TV Theater, a movie block featuring MGM and Sony movies.
Buddha," I say Then like George Burns to Gracie Allen: "Say 'good morning' to Mr.
There was Carol Burnett, Lucille Ball and Gracie Allen - that's a long, long time ago.
Gracie Allen and Gertrude Stein; Sigmund Freud and Jean Harlow; Joseph Stalin and Elsa Schiaparelli; etc.
Messing has been nominated for many awards and won an Emmy Award, SAG Award, TV Guide Award, and the Gracie Allen Award.
1 Sirens; 2 Katarina Witt; 3 Stephen Fry; 4 Rene Artois in 'Allo 'Allo; 5 Home Of The Future; 6 Gracie Allen; 7 Eve; 8 Lesley Dunlop; 9 James Martin; 10 Mr Grainger; 11 Arthur Brough; 12 Daddy Daycare; 13 Mark Dolan; 14 Micky Flanagan and Mark Watson; 15 John Steed in The Avengers; 16 The Bank Job; 17 'Listen very carefully, I shall say this only once'; 18 Resistance leader, Michelle; 19 George Baker (Inspector Wexford in The Ruth Rendall Mysteries); 20 Penelope Keith; 21 John Noakes; 22 Dennis Norden; 23 Selwyn Froggit in Oh No, It's Selwyn Froffit; 24 Stan Butler; 25 Two; 26 Lorry driver; 27 Roy Clarke; 28 Phil Drabble; 29 Robin Page; 30 Peak Practice.
The well-known comedy team of George Burns and Gracie Allen lasted from the days of vaudeville through the early days of TV.