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Jean Shepherd

Highest Rated: 89% A Christmas Story (1983)

Lowest Rated: 52% Scarlet Diva (2000)

Birthday: Mar 16, 1921

Birthplace: Not Available

Jean Shepherd was a renowned PBS and radio personality, responsible for creating some of the most nostalgic and truly American pieces of humorous storytelling, which often led to his being compared to the likes of Mark Twain. Naturally, some of his stories were adapted to film, most notably the 1983 holiday classic A Christmas Story for which he also provided the narration.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
No Score Yet Flickers Actor 2006
52% Scarlet Diva Actor 2000
No Score Yet Babe Ruth Actor 1998
No Score Yet It Runs in the Family Narration, Ralph (as an adult) Executive Producer Screenwriter 1994
No Score Yet Ollie Hopnoodle's Haven of Bliss Narrator 1988
No Score Yet MLB: Chicago White Sox - A Visual History Host 1987
89% A Christmas Story Ralphie Screenwriter 1983
No Score Yet Lenny Bruce: Without Tears Actor 1972
No Score Yet Tiki Tiki Narrator 1971
No Score Yet Adventures of Don Juan Donna Carlotta 1948
No Score Yet The Silver Darlings Mrs. Hendry 1947

TV

Credit
No Score Yet American Playhouse
1982-1996
Voice Narrator Screenwriter 1985
1982

QUOTES FROM Jean Shepherd CHARACTERS

Adult Ralphie says: He had yellow eyes! So help me God yellow eyes!

Adult Ralphie says: Only one thing in the world could've dragged me away from the soft glow of electric sex gleaming in the window.

Adult Ralphie says: The heavenly aroma still hung in the house. But it was gone! All gone! No turkey! No turkey sandwiches! No turkey salad! No turkey gravy! Turkey hash! Turkey a la king! Or gallons of turkey soup! Gone! All gone!