Jackie Mason

Comedian, Actor, Writer
Jackie Mason was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1996, he wrote and starred in the comedy special "Jackie Mason at the London Palladium" (BBC). In 1988, he wrote and starred in the comedy special "The ... Read more »
Born: 06/09/1936 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA

Filmography

Actor (41)

The Simpsons 1991, 2003, 2009 - 2012, 2014 (Tv Show)

Voice

When Comedy Went To School 2013 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

30 Rock 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

So Jewtastic 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

Rosie O'Donnell's Kids Are Punny 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Voice

The Entertainment Business 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Jackie Mason & Raoul Felder Crossing the Line 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Steve Allen's 75th Birthday Celebration 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Jackie Mason: Look Who's Laughing 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Meyer Lansky: Mob Tycoon 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

But... Seriously 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

Steve Allen 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

More of the Best of the Hollywood Palace 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

The Full Wax 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

The Jackie Mason Show 1991 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

The 45th Annual Tony Awards 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Performer

The Very Best of the Ed Sullivan Show 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

The World of Jewish Humor 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

ABC's Comedy Sneak Peek 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

The 3rd Annual American Comedy Awards 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Performer

The Comedy Club Special 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Caddyshack II 1988 (Movie)

Jack Hartounian (Actor)

Jack Paar Is Alive and Well! 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

New York City Marathon 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

The 2nd Annual American Comedy Awards 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Performer

The 30th Annual Grammy Awards 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Performer

The Perils of P.K. 1986 (Movie)

(Actor)

History of the World Part I 1981 (Movie)

1st Jew (Actor)

The Best of Times 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

The Jerk 1979 (Movie)

Harry Hartounian (Actor)

The Stoolie 1971 (Movie)

Roger Pitman (Actor)

A Laugh, a Tear, a Mitzvah (TV Show)

Actor

An Evening at the Improv (TV Show)

Actor

Chicken Soup (TV Show)

Actor

Jackie Mason on Broadway (TV Show)

Actor
Producer (1)

The Stoolie 1971 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Biography

Jackie Mason was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. In 1996, he wrote and starred in the comedy special "Jackie Mason at the London Palladium" (BBC). In 1988, he wrote and starred in the comedy special "The World According to Me." In 1962, he released his debut comedy album "I'm the Greatest Comedian in the World, Only Nobody Knows it Yet!." In 2003, he released the album "All New! Much Ado About Everything." In 2008, he starred in the one-man show "Jackie Mason: The Ultimate Jew." Mason started off his acting career mostly in film roles, appearing in "The Stoolie" (1972), "The Jerk" (1979) with Steve Martin and "History of the World Part I" (1981) starring Mel Brooks. He also appeared in the Naura Hayden comedy "The Perils of P.K." (1986) and "Caddyshack II" (1988). He had an early role on the television special "The Best of Times" (ABC, 1980-81). He also appeared in the TV special "The Comedy Club Special" (ABC, 1988-89). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Chicken Soup" (ABC, 1989-1990). Additionally, he could be seen on a variety of television specials like "Steve Allen" (1993-94), "Meyer Lansky: Mob Tycoon" (1995-96) and "Jackie Mason: An Equal Opportunity Offender" (1996-97). He also appeared in "Empire of Crime: A Century of the New York Mob" (1996-97) and "Jackie Mason: Look Who's Laughing" (PBS, 1996-97). Most recently, Mason appeared on "When Comedy Went To School" (2013) with Jerry Stiller. Mason was married to Jyll Rosenfeld.

Relationships

Jyll Rosenfeld

Wife
together since 1974 secretly married August 14, 1991 born c. 1954

Milestones

2008

Starred in the one-man show "Jackie Mason: The Ultimate Jew"

2003

Released the album "All New! Much Ado About Everything"

1996

Wrote and starred in the comedy special "Jackie Mason at the London Palladium" (BBC)

1992

Hosted the locally produced public affairs talk show "The Jackie Mason Show" for WWOR in NYC

1991

Cast to voice the character Rabbi Hyman Krustofski on Fox's animated series "The Simpsons"

1989

Starred in the short-lived ABC-TV sitcom "Chicken Soup"

1988

Starred in "Caddyshack II"

1988

Wrote and starred in the comedy special "The World According to Me"

1984

Feature writing debut, "A Stroke of Genius"; also produced and appeared in film

1979

Cast as Harry Hartounian opposite Steve Martin in "The Jerk"

1972

Made his feature film debut in "The Stoolie"

1964

During an appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show" (CBS), allegedly gave host Sullivan the middle finger on air

1962

Released his debut comedy album "I'm the Greatest Comedian in the World, Only Nobody Knows it Yet!"

1960

Regularly appeared on "The Garry Moore Show" (CBS)

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