Bob Hope


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  • Birth Name: Leslie Townes Hope
  • Birth Place: Eltham, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/29/1903, Gemini
  • Date of Death: 07/27/2003
  • Profession: Comedian; TV host; actor; author
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VIDEO: You Gotta Have Hope

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You Gotta Have Hope
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Length: 07:55:11
Aired: 2/25/1989

Dorothy is in charge of a hospital charity show and things aren't going her way. She can't find any talent for the talent show and her emcee has just cancelled. Rose's solution for her problem makes things worse when the girls scour Miami in hopes of getting Bob Hope to perform in the show. watch

VIDEO: You Gotta Have Hope

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You Gotta Have Hope
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Length: 24:00
Aired: 2/25/1989

Dorothy is in charge of a hospital charity show. watch

VIDEO: Apr 18, 1954

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Apr 18, 1954
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Length: 58:20
Aired: 4/18/1954

Bud Abbot and Lou Costello perform sketch comedy acts in front of a live studio audience April 18, 1954 watch


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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2013 1967 Bob Hope Christmas Special TV Show Series, Appearing
2011 The Ed Sullivan Comedy Special TV Show Series, Appearing
2008 Weekend in Hollywood TV Show Series, Appearing
2008 The Cinematographer TV Show Series, Appearing
2003 The Great American Songbook TV Show Series, Performer

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Miley Cyrus Dishes on VMAs, Justin Bieber and Being a "Semi-Nudist"

She's just being Miley.

That seems the theme of the singer's new interview with Rolling Stonewhich chronicles Cyrus getting tattoos, jumping out of a plane and partying all night by drinking Malibu.

Interspersed within the adventures, Cyrus, 20, shares insights on everything from Justin Bieber, the Video Music Awards controversy and her penchant for nudity. While some of these anecdotes are wildly amusing (you'll never guess which actor got a tattoo in her honor), others are slightly disturbing, especially when it comes to one of her childhood chores for her father.

Check out the 12 highlights below.

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Legendary Comedienne Phyllis Diller Dead at 95

Phyllis Diller, the legendary comedienne who paved the way for many female comics, has died. She was 95.

Diller died Monday at her Los Angeles home surrounded by family, TMZ reports. Diller had reportedly fallen recently, but the accident isn't believed to be associated with her death.

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Comedy Writer Hal Kanter Dies at 92

Hal Kanter, the Emmy-winning comedy writer behind the groundbreaking series Julia, has died. He was 92.

Kanter died Sunday of complications from pneumonia at California's Encino Hospital, his daughter, Donna Kanter, told the Los Angeles Times.

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"What a dear man," friend Carl Reiner said. "He was considered one of the wits of the industry; there's no question about it. Any time he ...
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Eddie Murphy to Host the Oscars

Brett Ratner got his wish: Eddie Murphy will host the 84th Academy Awards, the academy announced Tuesday.

"Eddie is a comedic genius, one of the greatest and most influential live performers ever," Ratner, who's producing the Oscars, said. "With his love of movies, history of crafting unforgettable characters and his iconic performances — especially on stage — I know he will bring excitement, spontaneity and ...
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Jane Russell, Hollywood Screen Siren, Dies at 89

Jane Russell, one of Hollywood's biggest sex symbols in the 1940s and '50s, died Monday, The Los Angeles Times reports. She was 89.

Her son, Buck Waterfield, said she died at her home in Santa Maria, Calif., but did not specify a cause... read more

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