Stubby Kaye

Stubby Kaye

Highest Rated: 97% Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Lowest Rated: 33% Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? (1969)

Birthday: Nov 11, 1918

Birthplace: New York, New York, USA

Actor Stubby Kaye appeared in a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. Kaye's early roles were in comedies like "You Can't Run Away From It" (1956) with June Allyson and Jack Lemmon, "Li'l Abner" (1959) with Peter Palmer and "40 Pounds of Trouble" (1963) starring Tony Curtis. He also appeared in "Sex and the Single Girl" (1964) with Tony Curtis and Natalie Wood. He had an early role on the television special "Pinocchio" (NBC, 1957-58). His passion for acting continued to his roles in projects like the Jane Fonda comedy adaptation "Cat Ballou" (1965), the dramatic adaptation "The Way West" (1967) with Kirk Douglas and "Sweet Charity" (1969) with Shirley MacLaine. He also appeared in the Anthony Newley musical comedy "Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness?" (1969). Kaye's music was most recently used in the dramatic adaptation "A.I. Artificial Intelligence" (2001) with Haley Joel Osment. In the eighties, Kaye lent his talents to projects like "Goldie and the Boxer Go to Hollywood" (NBC, 1980-81), "The Wonderful World of Philip Malley" (CBS, 1980-81) and "Minsky's Follies" (HBO, 1981-82). His credits also expanded to the Bob Hoskins and Christopher Lloyd box office smash "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" (1988). Kaye was married to Angela Kaye. Kaye passed away in December 1997 at the age of 79.

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
97% 84% Who Framed Roger Rabbit Marvin Acme (Character) $152.8M 1988
No Score Yet 45% Doctor Who - Delta and the Bannermen Unknown (Character) - 1986
No Score Yet No Score Yet Goldie and the Boxer Go to Hollywood Babe (Character) - 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cool It, Carol Unknown (Character) - 1970
No Score Yet 40% The Monitors Self - 1969
83% 73% Sweet Charity Herman (Character) - 1969
No Score Yet 71% The Cockeyed Cowboys of Calico County Bartender (Character) - 1969
33% 0% Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? Fat Writer (Character) - 1969
No Score Yet 39% The Way West Sam Fairman (Character) - 1967
88% 74% Cat Ballou The Sunrise Kid (Character) - 1965
50% 56% Sex and the Single Girl Cab Driver "Speed" Vogel (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Cool Mikado Judge Herbert Mikado / Charlie Hotfleisch (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet 63% Li'l Abner Marryin' Sam (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet 27% You Can't Run Away From It Fred Toten (Character) - 1956
91% 83% Guys and Dolls Nicely Nicely Johnson (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Taxi Unknown (Character) - 1953

TV

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No Score Yet No Score Yet Laverne & Shirley Unknown (Guest Star) 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet What's My Line? Guest 1972
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Smothers Brothers Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1965
No Score Yet No Score Yet Alfred Hitchcock Hour Unknown (Character) 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Startime Unknown (Character) 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Love and Marriage Stubby Wilson (Character) 1959-1960

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