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Bob Newhart

Actor / Comedian | * 09/05/1929 (92) | Oak Park, Illinois (United States of America (USA))
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George Robert Newhart (born September 5, 1929) is an American stand-up comedian and actor known for his deadpan and slightly stammering delivery style. Newhart came to prominence in 1960 when his album of comedic monologues, The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart, became a bestseller and reached number one on the Billboard pop album chart; it remains the 20th-best selling comedy album in history. The follow-up album, The Button-Down Mind Strikes Back!, was also a success, and the two albums held the Billboard number one and number two spots simultaneously. Newhart later went into acting, starring as Chicago psychologist Robert Hartley in The Bob Newhart Show during the 1970s and then as Vermont innkeeper Dick Loudon on the 1980s series ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Drama | Documentaries

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Awards & Nominations for Bob Newhart

Primetime Emmy Awards Grammy Award for Best New Artist Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame Grammy Award for Best New Artist

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Movies with Bob Newhart as Actor(35)

as Arthur Jeffries (archive footage)2019 Unraveling the Mystery: A Big Bang Farewell
as Lou Sherman2011 Horrible Bosses
as Dr. Roth2011 Five
as Papa Elf2003 Elf
as Doc Waddems2001 The Sports Pages
as Tom Halliwell1997 In & Out
as Todd Wilson1991 The Entertainers
as Bernard (voice)1990 The Rescuers Down Under
as Walter Burton1980 Marathon
as Regret1980 Little Miss Marker
as President Manfred Link1980 First Family
as Bernard (voice)1977 The Rescuers
as Marvin Ellison1974 Thursday's Game
as John Hobson1971 Decisions! Decisions!
as Maj. Major Major1970 Catch-22
as Willard C. Gnatpole1968 Hot Millions
as himself1965 Salute to Stan Laurel
as James E. Driscoll1962 Hell Is for Heroes

TV Shows/Series with Bob Newhart as Actor(37)

Movies with Bob Newhart as Crew(1)

Writing/Writer1992 Bob Newhart: Off the Record

TV Shows/Series with Bob Newhart as Crew(1)

Writing/Writer1961 The Bob Newhart Show

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Bob Newhart
Born: Thursday, 09/05 1929 (September) in Oak Park, Illinois (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 92 years + 22 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Loyola University Chicago, St. Ignatius College Prep
Record Label: Warner Bros. Records
Influenced by/Role models: Irwin Corey
Bob Newhart frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (33x, Actor)
Bill Hader (26x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (21x, Actress)
Maya Rudolph (15x, Actress)
Will Forte (15x, Actor)
Alec Baldwin (14x, Actor)
Martin Short (14x, Actor)
George Carlin (12x, Actor)
Tony Bennett (12x, Actor)
Conan O'Brien (11x, Actor)
Sean Hayes (11x, Actor)
Noah Wyle (5x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:3297, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/06/2021