Joe Hamilton

Producer, Director, Composer
Award-winning veteran TV producer and executive who became the youngest producer on TV when he took over the reins of "The Garry Moore Show" in 1958 at age 28. Most closely associated with the TV career of his then-wife ... Read more »
Born: 01/06/1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA

Filmography

Producer (20)

Dorf's Family Stump 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Mama's Family (Syndicated) 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Mama's Family 1982 - 1984 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Tim Conway Show 1979 - 1981 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Carol Burnett and Company 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Producer

The Carol Burnett Show 1967 - 1978 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Uncle Tim Wants You! 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Producer

Sills and Burnett at the Met 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Producer

The Primary English Class 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Producer

The Smothers Brothers Show 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Twigs 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Producer

Once Upon a Mattress 1972 - 1973 (TV Show)

Producer

Julie and Carol at Lincoln Center 1971 - 1972 (TV Show)

Producer

The Tim Conway Special 1969 - 1970 (TV Show)

Producer

The Garry Moore Show 1958 - 1964, 1966 - 1967 (Tv Show)

Producer

The Entertainers 1964 - 1965 (TV Show)

Producer

6 Rms Riv Vu (TV Show)

Producer

Eunice (TV Show)

Producer

The Tenth Month (TV Show)

Producer

Biography

Award-winning veteran TV producer and executive who became the youngest producer on TV when he took over the reins of "The Garry Moore Show" in 1958 at age 28. Most closely associated with the TV career of his then-wife Carol Burnett, Hamilton is best remembered for her award-winning TV specials including "Julie and Carol at Carnegie Hall", "Calamity Jane" and "Once Upon a Mattress" as well as her long-running hit TV series "The Carol Burnett Show" and "Carol & Company". He also produced series for long-time Burnett associates Vicki Lawrence, Tim Conway and Ken Berry.

Relationships

Joseph Henry Michael Hamilton

Father

Marie Hamilton

Mother

Joseph Henry Michael Hamilton III

Son
born on June 7, 1952 mother, Gloria Hamilton

Elizabeth Hamilton

Sister

Joanne Hamilton

Sister

Carol Burnett Actor

Wife
Married May 4, 1963 Divorced May 11, 1984

Gloria Hamilton

Wife
Together had eight children Divorced

Carrie Hamilton

Daughter
born on December 5, 1963 in NYC conducted highly publicized battle with substance abuse mother, Carol Burnett

Erin Hamilton

Daughter
born on August 14, 1968 mother, Carol Burnett

Frances Hamilton

Daughter
born on August 5, 1950 mother, Gloria Hamilton

Jennifer Hamilton

Daughter
mother, Gloria Hamilton

Jody Hamilton

Daughter
born on January 18, 1967 mother, Carol Burnett

Judith Hamilton

Daughter
born on September 2, 1955 mother, Gloria Hamilton

Kathleen Hamilton

Daughter
born on March 7, 1949 mother, Gloria Hamilton

Nancy Hamilton

Daughter
mother, Gloria Hamilton

Jeffrey Hamilton

Son
born on June 8, 1954 mother, Gloria Hamilton

John Hamilton

Son
born on December 5, 1957 mother, Gloria Hamilton

Lee Troggio

Wife
Married 1991 until his death June 1991

EDUCATION

Los Angeles Conservatory of Music and Arts

Los Angeles , California 1951

Milestones

1977

Produced and composed theme music to TV show, "The Primary English Class"

1962

Directing debut (also produced) and first collaboration with Carol Burnett, "Julie and Carol at Carnegie Hall"

1958

Associated produced first TV series, "The Ginger Rogers Show"

1956

Regular on radio series, "The Dinah Shore Show" (as group vocalist, arranger and composer)

Worked as a musician and singer

Served in the US Navy

Executive produced Emmy-winning, "The Carol Burnett Show"

Worked as writer and associate TV producer

Fully produced first TV series, "The Garry Moore Show"; became the youngest producer on TV at the time

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