Flip Wilson

Born Dec 8, 1933
  • Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter
Net Worth
$6 Million
Flip Wilson was an American comedian and actor. In the early 1970s, Wilson hosted his own weekly variety series, The Flip Wilson Show. The series earned Wilson a Golden Globe and two Emmy Awards. In January 1972, Time magazine featured Wilson's image on their cover and named him "TV's first black su...

Flip Wilson Stats


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: Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: December 8, 1933

Place of Birth

: Jersey City

Date of Death

: November 25, 1998

Place of Death

: Malibu

Cause of Death

: Liver cancer

Flip Wilson Film Roles

  1. Skatetown, U.S.A.
    Harvey Ross
  2. Uptown Saturday Night
    The Reverend
    Uptown Saturday Night
  3. Flip Wilson: Vols. 3 & 4
  4. Pinocchio

Flip Wilson TV Starring Roles

  1. The Flip Wilson Show
    The Flip Wilson Show
  2. People are Funny
  3. Charlie & Co.
    Charlie Richmond

Flip Wilson TV Guest Roles

  1. Burl Ives / Dyan Cannon / Flip Wilson / Mimi Hines
  2. Episode #43
  3. The Georgie Awards: Barbra Streisand / Blood Sweat & Tears / Tom Jones
  4. Double Trouble
    Double Trouble
  5. scheduled: Dionne Warwick; Tiny Tim; Tony Bennett
  6. Host: Flip Wilson
  7. Mary's Cookies
  8. Ike & Tina Turner Revue / Sonny James / Tiny Tim
  9. Host: Flip Wilson
  10. Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, Flip Wilson, Vogues

Flip Wilson TV Appearances

  1. People are Funny
  2. The Flip Wilson Show
    The Flip Wilson Show

Flip Wilson Albums

  1. Live at the Village Gate - Flip Wilson's Pot Luck
  2. The Devil Made Me Buy This Dress