Jackie Gleason

Born Feb 26, 1916
  • Actor, Musician, Television producer, Comedian, Film Score Composer, Film director, Screenwriter, Stunt Performer
Net Worth
$10 Million
John Herbert “Jackie” Gleason was an American comedian, actor, and musician. He was known for his brash visual and verbal comedy style, exemplified by his character Ralph Kramden in The Honeymooners. Among his notable film roles were Minnesota Fats in the 1961 drama The Hustler and Buford T. Jus...
Jackie Gleason

Jackie Gleason Stats


: J. Gleason, Herbert John Gleason, Jackie C. Gleason, John Herbert Gleason, The Great One, Mr. Miami Beach, Herbert Walton Gleason Jr., The Abdominal Showman


: Actor, Musician, Television producer, Comedian, Film Score Composer, Film director, Screenwriter, Stunt Performer


: 5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: February 26, 1916

Place of Birth

: Bushwick

Date of Death

: June 24, 1987

Place of Death

: Lauderhill

Cause of Death

: Colorectal cancer

Jackie Gleason Film Roles

  1. Gigot
  2. Izzy & Moe
    Izzy Einstein
  3. Nothing in Common
    Max Basner
  4. Smokey and the Bandit
    Buford T. Justice
  5. The Toy
    Ulysses Simpson Bates
    The Toy
  6. Skidoo
    Tough Tony Banks
  7. The Hustler
    Minnesota Fats
    The Hustler
  8. Soldier in the Rain
    MSgt. Maxwell Slaughter
  9. Smokey and the Bandit Part 3
    Buford T. Justice
  10. Smokey and the Bandit II
    Buford T. Justice

Jackie Gleason Film Director

  1. The Honeymooners Specials: Second Honeymoon

Jackie Gleason Film Appearances

  1. Don't Drink the Water
  2. Louis Armstrong: The Portrait Collection
  3. A Bing Crosby Christmas
  4. Jackie Gleason: Genius at Work
    Jackie Gleason: Genius at Work
  5. The Fabulous '50s

Jackie Gleason TV Starring Roles

  1. The Honeymooners
    Ralph Kramden
  2. Cavalcade of Stars
    Fenwick Babbitt
  3. The Jackie Gleason Show
  4. You're in the Picture
  5. The Life of Riley
    Chester A. Riley

Jackie Gleason TV Guest Roles

  1. scheduled: Jackie Gleason; Pearl Bailey; Linon
  2. Jackie Gleason Show
  3. 6th Anniversary Show with Jackie Gleason; Harold Arlen; Rise Stevens
  4. Luise Rainer, Jackie Gleason, W.C. Handy, Pat Henning
  5. Short Cut
  6. scheduled: Jackie Gleason; Jan Peerce; Dorothy Kirsten
  7. Jackie Gleason
  8. The Laugh Maker
  9. The Time of Your Life
  10. Jackie Gleason and Fred Allen

Jackie Gleason Albums

  1. A Taste of Brass for Lovers Only / Doublin' in Brass
  2. Best of Jackie Gleason & His Orchestra
  3. Body and Soul
  4. Lush Moods
  5. Music, Martinis and Memories
  6. Riff Jazz
  7. Shangri-La
  8. The Romantic Moods of Jackie Gleason
  9. Velvet Brass
  10. Music for Lovers Only