Orson Welles

Mostly Credited As: Orson Welles
Sometimes Credited As: O.W. Jeeves
G.O. Spelvin

Birth Name: George Orson Welles
Date Of Birth: May 06, 1915 (Age 70)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Kenosha, Wisconsin
Date Of Death: October 10, 1985
Cause Of Death: heart attack (Hollywood, California, USA)
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)

Orson Welles

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Scene of the Crime (US) (1985)As: Host
Jack London's Tales Of The Klondike (1981)As: Narrator -- [Voice]
Shogun (1980)As: Narrator -- [Voice]
A Woman Called Moses (1978)As: Narrator -- [Voice]
Orson Welles' Great Mysteries (1974)As: Himself
Episode Cast Credits 

Moonlighting (1985) 
  The Dream Sequence Always Rings Twice 02x04: (Oct/15/1985) As Himself 

Magnum, P.I. (1980) 
  Luther Gillis: File #001 05x10: (Dec/06/1984) As Robin Masters 
  Squeeze Play 04x07: (Nov/17/1983) As Robin Masters 
  The Big Blow 03x22: (Apr/07/1983) As Robin Masters 

Dean Martin Celebrity Roast (1973) 
  Angie Dickinson 01x40: (Feb/08/1977) As Himself 
  Danny Thomas 01x39: (Dec/15/1976) As Himself 
  Joe Garagiola 01x37: (May/25/1976) As Himself 
  Muhammad Ali 01x34: (Feb/19/1976) As Himself 

Hallmark Hall Of Fame (1951) 
  The Man Who Came to Dinner 22x03: (Nov/29/1972) As Sheridan Whiteside 

Night Gallery (1970) 
  Silent Snow, Secret Snow 02x18: (Oct/20/1971) Voiced  Narrator 

The Academy Awards (1953) 
  The 43rd Annual Academy Awards 19x01: (Apr/15/1971) As Winner: Academy Honorary Award 

The Dean Martin Show (1965) 
  Eubie Blake / Petula Clark / Orson Welles / Leonard Barr 06x25: (Mar/11/1971) As Himself 
  Orson Welles / Charles Nelson Reilly / Don Rice 06x17: (Jan/14/1971) As Himself 
  Orson Welles / Petula Clark / Joey Bishop /Laurie Ichino 06x01: (Sep/17/1970) As Himself 
  Lou Rawls / Rocky Graziano / Orson Welles / Virna Lisi 05x17: (Jan/22/1970) As Himself 

Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1968) 
  Episode #73 04x07: (Oct/26/1970) As Himself 

The Name of the Game (1968) 
  The Enemy Before Us 03x05: (Oct/16/1970) As narrator 

The Steve Allen Show (1956) 
  Season 3, Episode 28 03x28: (Apr/06/1958) As Himself 
  Season 2, Episode 29 02x29: (May/05/1957) As Himself 

I Love Lucy (1951) 
  Lucy Meets Orson Welles 06x03: (Oct/15/1956) As Himself 

The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) 
  Lucille Ball, Orson Welles, Desi Arnaz 09x20: (Feb/05/1956) As Himself 
  Orson Welles, Orson Bean 09x13: (Dec/18/1955) As Himself 

Omnibus (US) (1952) 
  King Lear 02x03: (Oct/18/1953) As King Lear 
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He died on the same day as Yul Brynner.

He founded the Mercury Theatre in 1937 with John Houseman.

Played the title role on the classic radio program The Shadow from 1937-39.

Did commercials for Paul Masson wine during the 1970's.

First movie was Citizen Kane which was based on the life of publisher William Randolph Hearst and considered by many critics to be the best film ever made.

Was a frequent guest host of the Tonight Show during the 70's and 80's.

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