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Bob Newhart

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia George Robert Newhart (born September 5, 1929), known professionally as Bob Newhart, is an American stand-up comedian and actor. Noted for his deadpan and slightly stammering delivery, Newhart came to prominence in the 1960s when his album of comedic monologues The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart was a worldwide bestseller and reached #1 on the Billboard pop music charts—it remains the 20th best-selling album in history. The follow-up album, The Button-Down Mind Strikes Again! was also a massive success, and both albums held the Billboard #1 and #2 spots simultaneously, a feat unequaled until the 1991 release of Use Your Illusion I and Use Your Illusion II by hard rock band Guns N' Roses. Newhart later went into acting, starring in two long-running and prize-winning situation comedies, first as psychologist Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley on the 1970s sitcom The Bob Newhart Show and then as innkeeper Dick Loudon on the 1980s sitcom Newhart. He also had a third sitcom that was short-lived and initially successful but was soon canceled, named Bob. Newhart also appeared in film roles such as Major Major in Catch-22, and Papa Elf in Elf. He provided the voice of Bernard in the Walt Disney animated films The Rescuers and The Rescuers Down Under. One of his most recent roles is the library head Judson in The Librarian. Description above from the Wikipedia article Bob Newhart, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 5, 1929 In Oak Park, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Ed Sullivan Show 1948-06-20
Latest Project:
Pelicula Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows 2016-02-21
Known For
Poster of Mujeres desesperadas
Poster of Bob
Poster of The Don Rickles Show
Poster of The Bob Newhart Show
Pelicula Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows 2016-02-21
Pelicula Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic Himself 2015-02-03
Pelicula Don Rickles: One Night Only Himself 2014-05-18
Pelicula The Dean Martin Christmas Show Himself 2012-11-06
Pelicula Five Dr. Roth 2011-10-10
Pelicula El bibliotecario: La maldición del cáliz de Judas Judson 2008-10-25
Pelicula Cutting Edge Comedians of the '60s & '70s 2007-04-10
Pelicula Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Himself 2007-12-04
Series The Big Bang Theory Arthur Jeffries 2007-09-24
Pelicula El bibliotecario: El mapa del rey Salomón Judson 2006-09-09
Series Committed Unknown 2005-01-04
Series Sit Down Comedy with David Steinberg Unknown 2005-12-14
Series Navy: Investigación criminal Unknown 2005-03-17
Series Mujeres desesperadas Unknown 2004-10-03
Pelicula El bibliotecario: En busca de la lanza perdida Judson 2004-12-05
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Pelicula Una rubia muy legal 2 Sid Post 2003-07-02
Pelicula Elf Papa Elf 2003-10-09
Pelicula The Sports Pages Doc Waddems 2001-01-07
Pelicula Rudolph, el reno de la nariz roja Leonard (voice) 1998-10-16
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Pelicula In & Out (Dentro o fuera) Tom Halliwell 1997-09-10
Series George & Leo George Stoody 1997-09-15
Series Las noticias de Jon Stewart Unknown 1996-07-22
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Series Urgencias Unknown 1994-09-19
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series Bob Bob McKay 1992-09-18
Pelicula Los rescatadores en Cangurolandia Bernard (voice) 1990-11-16
Series Los Simpson Unknown 1989-12-17
Pelicula All-Star Party for Frank Sinatra 1983-12-11
Series Late Night with David Letterman Unknown 1982-02-01
Series Newhart Dick Loudon 1982-10-02
Series This Week Unknown 1981-11-15
Pelicula Little Miss Marker Regret 1980-03-21
Pelicula Marathon Walter Burton 1980-01-30
Pelicula First Family President Manfred Link 1980-12-25
Pelicula Los rescatadores Bernard (voice) 1977-06-22
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Pelicula El juego del Jueves Marvin Ellison 1974-04-14
Series The Bob Newhart Show Robert Hartley 1972-09-16
Series The Don Rickles Show Brother-in-law 1972-01-14
Pelicula Decisions! Decisions! John Hobson 1971-09-11
Pelicula Vuelve a mi lado Dr. Mason Hume 1970-06-17
Series The Don Knotts Show Unknown 1970-09-15
Pelicula Trampa 22 Major Major 1970-06-24
Series Playboy After Dark Unknown 1969-01-18
Series The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour Unknown 1969-01-22
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1968-01-22
Pelicula Hot Millions Willard C. Gnatpole 1968-09-19
Series Captain Nice Unknown 1967-01-09
Series The Hollywood Palace Unknown 1964-01-04
Series Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Unknown 1963-10-04
Pelicula Comando James E. Driscoll 1962-06-26
Series The Bob Newhart Show 1961-10-11
Series Insight God 1960-10-02
Series The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Unknown 1956-10-05
Series The Emmy Awards Unknown 1949-01-25
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20