Bob Sweeney - Rotten Tomatoes

Bob Sweeney

Lowest Rated:   82% Marnie (1964)
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Bob Sweeney got his start in the entertainment industry as a radio announcer and as part of a radio comedy team. Later Sweeney began playing supporting roles on early television comedies. He played the part of Fibber McGee on the NBC television sitcom Fibber McGee and Molly opposite Gale Gordon. The show didn't last long and afterward Sweeney became a television director. He did occasionally return to acting and appeared in a few feature films, notably The Last Hurrah (1958), where he played the undertaker, and Marnie (1964), in which he played Cousin Bob. As a director, he helmed most of the episodes of The Andy Griffith Show during its first three years. Later in the decade, Sweeney began producing television shows such as Hawaii Five-0 as well as continued as a director until the mid-'80s.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Born to Ride
  • Gus
1991
No Score Yet Book of Love
  • Mr. Snow
1991
No Score Yet Murder 101
  • Tilden Crane
1991
No Score Yet If It's Tuesday, It Still Must Be Belgium
  • Director
1987
No Score Yet Return to Mayberry
  • Director
1986
90% How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
  • 3rd Executive
1967
82% Marnie
  • Cousin Bob
1964
86% Son of Flubber
  • Mr. Harker
1963
No Score Yet Moon Pilot
  • Sen. McGuire
1962
No Score Yet Toby Tyler
  • Harry Tupper
1960
89% The Last Hurrah
  • Johnny Degnan
1958
No Score Yet South Sea Woman
  • Lt. Miller
1953
No Score Yet Mr. Scoutmaster
  • Hackett
1953
No Score Yet It Grows on Trees
  • McGuire
1952

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet MacGyver
1985-1992
  • Director
  • 1987

Quotes from Bob Sweeney's Characters