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Ted Knight

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Ted Knight (December 7, 1923 – August 26, 1986) was an American actor best known for playing the comedic role of Ted Baxter on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Henry Rush on Too Close for Comfort, and Judge Elihu Smails in Caddyshack. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ted Knight  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Dec 7, 1923 In Terryville, Connecticut, U.S.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series General Electric Theater 1953-02-01
Latest Project:
Movie Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration 2015-10-13
Known For
Poster of Lassie's Rescue Rangers
Poster of Fantastic Voyage
Poster of Cage of Evil
Poster of The Twilight Zone
Movie Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration Ted Baxter (archive footage) 2015-10-13
Movie Family Guy Presents: It's a Trap! Judge Elihu Smails (archive footage) (uncredited) 2011-05-22
Movie Scooby-Doo Meets Batman The Penguin / Troll (voice) (archive footage) 2002-08-20
Movie Caddyshack: The 19th Hole Judge Elihu Smails (archive footage) 1999-05-05
Movie Night of 100 Stars 1982-03-08
Series Too Close for Comfort Henry Rush 1980-11-11
Movie Olivia Newton-John: Hollywood Nights 1980-04-13
Movie Caddyshack Richter Elihu Smails 1980-07-25
Series The Ted Knight Show Roger Dennis 1978-04-08
Series The All-New Super Friends Hour 1977-09-10
Series The Love Boat Unknown 1977-09-24
Series Donny & Marie Unknown 1976-01-23
Movie Mitzi & 100 Guys Self 1975-03-24
Series Cher Unknown 1975-02-16
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Paradise Dickie 1974-03-12
Series Rhoda Unknown 1974-09-09
Series Tony Orlando and Dawn Unknown 1974-12-04
Series Star Trek: The Animated Series Unknown 1973-09-08
Series Super Friends 1973-09-08
Series Super Friends 1973-09-08
Series Lassie's Rescue Rangers 1972-11-11
Movie Cold Turkey Mr. Slick (uncredited) 1971-02-19
Series The Mary Tyler Moore Show Ted Baxter 1970-09-19
Series The Immortal Unknown 1970-09-24
Movie Anatomy of a Crime 1969-06-13
Series The Outsider Unknown 1968-09-18
Series The Adventures of Batman Commissioner Gordon / Narrator (voice) 1968-09-14
Series Fantastic Voyage 1968-09-17
Series Garrison's Gorillas Unknown 1967-09-06
Series Judd for the Defense Unknown 1967-09-08
Movie Countdown Walter Larson 1967-08-20
Series The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure 1967-09-09
Series Journey to the Center of the Earth Unknown 1967-09-09
Series Aquaman 1967-09-09
Movie Blindfold Dr. Bob Berford 1966-05-23
Series The New Adventures of Superman 1966-09-10
Series Run for Your Life Unknown 1965-09-13
Movie Young Dillinger Johnsyn 1965-04-28
Series The Dean Martin Show Unknown 1965-09-16
Series Get Smart Unknown 1965-09-18
Series The Wild Wild West Unknown 1965-09-17
Series The F.B.I. Unknown 1965-09-19
Movie Nightmare in Chicago Commissioner Lombardo 1964-04-02
Series Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Unknown 1964-09-25
Series The Young Marrieds 1964-10-05
Movie The Candidate Frank Carlton 1964-10-07
Series The Lieutenant Unknown 1963-09-14
Series The Outer Limits Unknown 1963-09-16
Series The Fugitive Unknown 1963-09-17
Series Kraft Suspense Theatre Unknown 1963-10-10
Movie 13 West Street Baldwin 1962-02-23
Movie Hitler Maj. Buch 1962-03-21
Series Sam Benedict Unknown 1962-09-15
Series Combat! Unknown 1962-10-02
Series The Virginian Unknown 1962-09-19
Series Cain's Hundred Unknown 1961-09-19
Movie The Great Impostor Reporter 1961-03-01
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Movie Twelve Hours to Kill Sgt. Denton 1960-04-02
Movie 13 Fighting Men Samuel 1960-03-31
Movie Psycho Policeman in Hallway Opening Door (uncredited) 1960-06-22
Movie Cage of Evil Lt. Dan Ivers 1960-07-01
Series Surfside 6 Unknown 1960-10-06
Series Pete and Gladys Unknown 1960-09-19
Series The Twilight Zone Adams 1959-10-02
Series Lock-Up Unknown 1959-09-28
Series Mr. Lucky Unknown 1959-10-24
Series Peter Gunn Unknown 1958-09-22
Series Sea Hunt Unknown 1958-01-04
Series The Donna Reed Show Unknown 1958-09-24
Series Lawman Unknown 1958-10-05
Series Gunsmoke Unknown 1955-09-10
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Series Highway Patrol Unknown 1955-10-03
Series Lassie Unknown 1954-09-12
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01