Ed McMahon


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  • Birth Name: Edward Leo Peter McMahon Jr.
  • Birth Place: Detroit, MI
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/06/1923, Pisces
  • Date of Death: 06/23/2009
  • Profession: TV host
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TV's 60 Greatest Catchphrases

These indelible and infinitely quotable words spoken by our favorite TV characters and personalities are forever etched in our brains. Not that there's anything wrong with that...read more

Monday TV: Remembering Johnny, Smash Finale, House

Imagine a TV world where the late-night comedy audience is not fragmented in a clutter of Dave or Jay or Stewart/Colbert, Conan, the Jimmys and Craig. read more

Dick Clark Dies at Age 82

Dick Clark, the legendary radio and television personality who hosted American Bandstand and Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve, has died. He was 82.

Clark died after suffering a massive heart attack, his rep said in a statement to The New York Times.

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Not only was Clark an enduring presence in front of TV cameras for six-plus decades, he was a power behind them as a producer and head of Dick Clark Productions.

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Jerry Lewis Remembers Ed McMahon
The Last Remake Of Beau Geste
The Weather Man
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That 80's Show: Road Trip
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Treehouse of Horror IX
Halloween - The Final Chapter

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Year Title Description
2008 Jerry Lewis Telethon TV Show Series, Host
2007 Jerry Lewis Telethon TV Show Series, Host
2006 Jerry Lewis Telethon TV Show Series, Host
2005 The Weather Man Movie, Actor - Himself
2005 Bewitched Movie, Actor - Himself

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Our Favorite Johnny Carson Moments

To celebrate what would have been Johnny Carson's 85th birthday, let's look back at some of the late-night king's greatest moments. From his outrageous characters to his winning banter with sidekick Ed McMahon to even a few emotional moments, heeeeeere's our favorites!

The Tomahawk Toss

On April 25, 1965, actor Ed Ames stopped by The Tonight Show to promote the TV show Daniel Boone, on which Ames played a Native American named Mingo. Carson asked Ames to demonstrate his tomahawk-throwing skills, and Ames' first toss landed squarely on the silhouette target's crotch. The instant classic moment was marked by uproarious laughter, which only worsened when Carson quipped, "I didn't even know you were Jewish!" ... read more

Johnny Carson Website Being Enhanced for Fans

Johnny Carson — the longtime King of Late Night — can reign again with a bigger presence on the Web than ever before, The Associated Press reports.

The full Carson collection, which reaches back to October 1962, has been restored, digitized, annotated and transcribed for viewers on... read more

Castle Takes a Playful Stab at the Late-Night Wars

Castle playfully asks the question: What would have happened if the recent late-night wars resulted in murder?

Castle renewed for third season

When Rick Castle (Nathan Fillion) appears to promote his latest novel on a talk show hosted by Bobby Mann (guest star Tom Bergeron), Mann tells Castle that somebody wants him put him off the air permanently... read more

Paula Abdul Not Joining Star Search Reboot

Paula Abdul won't be returning to the judges table just yet.

Talks for the former American Idol judge to join ABC's possible Star Search reboot as a judge and host have ended, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Abdul's decision not to participate puts the show's fate into question, as the idea was largely tied to Abdul... read more

Paula Abdul to Reboot Star Search?

Has Paula Abdul's job search led her to Star Search?

The former American Idol judge is in final negotiations to ...
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The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts: Men of the Hour, Johnny Carson & Ed McMahon
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Charlie Rose with Pat Summitt; Ice Cube; Ed McMahon (April 14, 1998)
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