Danny Kaye

Highest Rated:
100% Wonder Man (1945)
Lowest Rated:
20% The Madwoman of Chaillot (1969)
Birthday:
Jan 18
Birthplace:
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Bio:
Inimitable, multi-talented entertainer Danny Kaye first gained fame on Broadway by upstaging the great Gertrude Lawrence in Lady in the Dark in 1941 with an unforgettable rendition of the "Tchaikovsky," in which he rapidly fired off the names of 54 Russian composers in 38 seconds. Born David Daniel…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Bing Crosby - Bing Crosby's White Christmas USO All Star Show
  • Actor
-- 2009
Bing Crosby - Bing Crosby's White Christmas All Star Show
  • Actor
-- 2007
Hidden Hollywood II
  • Actor
-- 2000
Silver Screen: Color Me Lavender
  • Actor
-- 1998
Best of Danny Kaye, The: The Television Years
  • Actor
-- 1993
Skokie
  • Actor
-- 1990
25 Years of Entertainment
  • Actor
-- 1990
A.F.I. Life Achievement Awards - John Ford
  • Actor
-- 1983
Skokie
  • Max Feldman
-- 1981
Pinocchio
  • Actor
-- 1976
The Emperor's New Clothes
  • Director
  • Actor
-- 1972
Emperor's New Clothes
  • Actor
-- 1972
Here Comes Peter Cottontail
  • Narrator
-- 1971
20% The Madwoman of Chaillot
  • The Ragpicker
-- 1969
The Man from the Diners' Club
  • Ernie Klenk
-- 1963
On the Double
  • Private First Class Ernie Williams
-- 1961
The Five Pennies
  • Loring "Red" Nichols
-- 1959
Merry Andrew
  • Andrew Larabee
-- 1958
Me and the Colonel
  • S.L. Jacobowsky
-- 1958
96% The Court Jester
  • Hawkins
-- 1956
76% White Christmas
  • Phil Davis
-- 1954
Knock on Wood
  • Jerry Morgan / Papa Morgan
-- 1954
80% Hans Christian Andersen
  • Hans Christian Andersen
-- 1952
On the Riviera
  • Henri Duran
-- 1951
89% The Inspector General
  • Georgi
-- 1949
It's a Great Feeling
  • Himself
-- 1949
Family Fables
  • Actor
-- 1949
43% A Song Is Born
  • Prof. Robert Frisbee
-- 1948
83% The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
  • Walter Mitty
-- 1947
60% The Kid from Brooklyn
  • Burleigh Sullivan
-- 1946
100% Wonder Man
  • Buzzy Bellew
-- 1945
Up in Arms
  • Danny Weems
-- 1944
Chasing Those Depression Blues
  • Actor
-- 1935
Moon Over Manhattan
  • Actor
-- 1935
Comedy Masters of Yesteryear, V. 2
  • Actor
-- 1933
Live From Lincoln Center - An Evening With Danny Kaye
  • Actor
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Quotes from Danny Kaye's Characters

    1. Phil Davis: When what's left of you gets around to what's left to be gotten, what's left to be gotten won't be worth getting, whatever it is you've got left.
    2. Bob Wallace: When I figure out what that means I'll come up with a crushing reply.
    From White Christmas. Submitted by Brigita S (2 years ago)
    1. Hawkins: The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.
    From The Court Jester. Submitted by Chris P (3 years ago)
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