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Don Rickles

Born: 1926

Biography

Don Rickles, Donald Jay Rickles (May 8, 1926 – April 6, 2017) was an American stand-up comedian and actor. He enjoyed a sustained career as such, thanks to his distinctive humor, wit, and impeccable timing. Rickles frequently appeared as a guest on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.
Known For Acting
Gender Male
Place of Birth Queens, New York City, New York, USA
Died 06/04/2017

Resources

Movies

Casino

Billy Sherbert in Casino

Toy Story

Mr. Potato Head (voice) in Toy Story

Toy Story 2

Mr. Potato Head (voice) in Toy Story 2

Toy Story 3

Mr. Potato Head (voice) in Toy Story 3

Kelly's Heroes

Staff Sergeant "Crapgame" in Kelly's Heroes

X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes

Crane in X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes

Beach Blanket Bingo

Big Drop in Beach Blanket Bingo

Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project

Self in Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project

Muscle Beach Party

Jack Fanny in Muscle Beach Party

Innocent Blood

Emmanuel 'Manny' Bergman in Innocent Blood

Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work

Himself in Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work

Dirty Work

Hamilton in Dirty Work

Enter Laughing

Harry Hamburger in Enter Laughing

The Aristocrats

Self in The Aristocrats

Dennis the Menace Strikes Again!

George Wilson in Dennis the Menace Strikes Again!

Bikini Beach

Big Drag in Bikini Beach

Run Silent, Run Deep

Quartermaster 1st Class Ruby in Run Silent, Run Deep

Quest for Camelot

Cornwall (voice) in Quest for Camelot

The Wool Cap

Ira in The Wool Cap

Hawaiian Vacation

Mr. Potato Head (voice) in Hawaiian Vacation

Keaton's Cop

Jake in Keaton's Cop

Redux Riding Hood

The Boss (voice) in Redux Riding Hood

The Rat Race

Nellie in The Rat Race

Goodnight, We Love You

Himself in Goodnight, We Love You

The Rabbit Trap

Mike O'Halloran in The Rabbit Trap

Toy Story of Terror!

Mr. Potato Head (Voice) in Toy Story of Terror!

For the Love of It

Jim Joy in For the Love of It

Don Rickles: One Night Only

Self - Honoree in Don Rickles: One Night Only

Toy Story That Time Forgot

Mr. Potato Head (voice) in Toy Story That Time Forgot

Comedy Central Roast of Bob Saget

Self in Comedy Central Roast of Bob Saget

The Money Jungle

Harry Darkwater in The Money Jungle

Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers

Himself - Roaster in Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers

Partysaurus Rex

Mr. Potato Head (voice) in Partysaurus Rex

Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's

Self in Off the Menu: The Last Days of Chasen's

The Story Behind 'Toy Story'

Self in The Story Behind 'Toy Story'

Joys

Self in Joys

The Love Machine

Announcer (uncredited) in The Love Machine

Tony Bennett Celebrates 90

Self in Tony Bennett Celebrates 90

Where It's At

Willie in Where It's At

Phyllis Diller: Not Just Another Pretty Face

Self in Phyllis Diller: Not Just Another Pretty Face

Rickles... On the Loose

Self in Rickles... On the Loose

Toy Story 4

Mr. Potato Head (voice) in Toy Story 4

Small Fry

Mr. Potato Head (voice) in Small Fry

Frank Sinatra: The First 40 Years

Self in Frank Sinatra: The First 40 Years

Working with a Master: John Landis

Self in Working with a Master: John Landis

Rickles

in Rickles

Zookeeper

Frog (voice) in Zookeeper

The Best of the Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts

Self (archive footage) in The Best of the Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts

Toy Story at 20: To Infinity and Beyond

Self in Toy Story at 20: To Infinity and Beyond

The Dean Martin Christmas Show

Self (uncredited) in The Dean Martin Christmas Show

Don Rickles: Alive And Kicking

Self in Don Rickles: Alive And Kicking

Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC

Self in Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC

Pajama Party

“Big Bang” The Martian in Pajama Party

Hollywood's Funniest All-Star Bloopers

Self (archive footage) in Hollywood's Funniest All-Star Bloopers

The People's Command Performance: '77

Self in The People's Command Performance: '77

US Against the World

Self - Host in US Against the World

Don Rickles Live Pine Knob Music Theatre

Self in Don Rickles Live Pine Knob Music Theatre

Classic TV Bloopers Uncensored

Himself in Classic TV Bloopers Uncensored

Don Rickles Live in Casino Rama 2010

Self in Don Rickles Live in Casino Rama 2010

Don Rickles LIVE in Arizona 2014

Self in Don Rickles LIVE in Arizona 2014

Happy Birthday, Las Vegas

in Happy Birthday, Las Vegas

Don Rickles Live At Mohegan Sun 2011

Self in Don Rickles Live At Mohegan Sun 2011

Bob and Don: A Love Story

Self (archived footage) in Bob and Don: A Love Story

Sinatra: 80 Years My Way

Self in Sinatra: 80 Years My Way

The Best of Carson, Volume 1

in The Best of Carson, Volume 1

The Ultimate Collection Starring Johnny Carson - The Best of the 60s and 70s

in The Ultimate Collection Starring Johnny Carson - The Best of the 60s and 70s

Don Rickles Live in Pala 2013

Himself in Don Rickles Live in Pala 2013

Kraft Salutes the George Burns 90th Birthday Special

Self in Kraft Salutes the George Burns 90th Birthday Special

TV Shows

The Munsters

in The Munsters

Gilligan's Island

in Gilligan's Island

LIVE with Kelly and Mark

in LIVE with Kelly and Mark

The Daily Show

Self in The Daily Show

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Hunter

Harold Schwan in Hunter

Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In

Self in Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In

Run for Your Life

Leo Mazinov in Run for Your Life

The Dean Martin Show

in The Dean Martin Show

The Don Rickles Show

Don Robinson in The Don Rickles Show

Daddy Dearest

Al Mitchell in Daddy Dearest

The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts

Self in The Dean Martin Celebrity Roasts

The Andy Griffith Show

Newton Monroe in The Andy Griffith Show

Cain's Hundred

Dave Malloy in Cain's Hundred

Larry King Live

Self in Larry King Live

Burke's Law

Lou Kronkeit in Burke's Law

F Troop

in F Troop

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

in Jimmy Kimmel Live!

C.P.O. Sharkey

C.P.O. Otto Sharkey in C.P.O. Sharkey

The Bernie Mac Show

Don Rickles in The Bernie Mac Show

Today

Self in Today

The Beverly Hillbillies

Fred in The Beverly Hillbillies

The Single Guy

in The Single Guy

The Lucy Show

Eddie Rickles in The Lucy Show

The Unit

in The Unit

Tales from the Crypt

Mr. Ingels, Ventriloquist in Tales from the Crypt

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.

in Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.

Sanford and Son

in Sanford and Son

Newhart

in Newhart

The Early Show

Self - Guest in The Early Show

Medical Center

in Medical Center

Get Smart

Sid Krimm in Get Smart

The Twilight Zone

Bettor in The Twilight Zone

Muppets Tonight

Self in Muppets Tonight

The Flip Wilson Show

Self in The Flip Wilson Show

The Wild Wild West

Asmodeus in The Wild Wild West

The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour

Self in The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour

The Thin Man

in The Thin Man

Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre

in Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre

The Jim Nabors Hour

in The Jim Nabors Hour

M Squad

in M Squad

The Addams Family

Claude in The Addams Family

The DuPont Show with June Allyson

Announcer in The DuPont Show with June Allyson

Summer Playhouse

in Summer Playhouse

Saturday Night Live

Self - Host in Saturday Night Live

The Dick Van Dyke Show

Lyle Delp in The Dick Van Dyke Show

Gimme a Break!

Max in Gimme a Break!

The Julie Andrews Hour

Self in The Julie Andrews Hour

I Dream of Jeannie

Kiski in I Dream of Jeannie

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

Self in Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

The Carol Burnett Show

Self in The Carol Burnett Show

Hot in Cleveland

Bobby in Hot in Cleveland

The Dick Cavett Show

Self - Guest in The Dick Cavett Show

The Kraft Music Hall

Self in The Kraft Music Hall

Kraft Music Hall

Self in Kraft Music Hall

Kraft Music Hall

Self - Host in Kraft Music Hall

Inside Comedy

Self in Inside Comedy

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

Self in The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

Burke's Law

Frank Cross in Burke's Law

Burke's Law

Swifty Piedmont in Burke's Law

The DuPont Show with June Allyson

Newscaster in The DuPont Show with June Allyson

The DuPont Show with June Allyson

Reporter in The DuPont Show with June Allyson

The Ed Sullivan Show

Self - Comedian in The Ed Sullivan Show

Run for Your Life

Willy Hatch in Run for Your Life

The Carol Burnett Show

Self - Guest / Various Characters in The Carol Burnett Show

The Mothers-in-Law

Don Rickles in The Mothers-in-Law

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

Self in The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

Self - Guest Host in The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

Buzz Lightyear Mission Logs

Mr. Potato Head (voice) in Buzz Lightyear Mission Logs

The Mike Douglas Show

Self - Co-Host in The Mike Douglas Show

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Self in The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

The Mike Douglas Show

Self in The Mike Douglas Show

Comedy Central Roasts

Self in Comedy Central Roasts