Jackie Gleason

Feb 26, 1916


Rotund comedian-actor Jackie Gleason (born Herbert John Gleason) broke into show business at age 15 by winning an amateur-night contest and went on to perform in vaudeville, carnivals, nightclubs, and roadhouses. In 1940 he was signed to a film contract by Warner Bros., and he debuted onscreen in Navy Blues (1941). His career was interrupted by World… More


Jackie Gleason Videos

Smokey And The Bandit 2
2 minutes 27 seconds
Don't Drink The Water: Hijack
2 minutes 47 seconds
Nothing In Common
2 minutes 4 seconds

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