Johnny Carson

Johnny Carson

  • Born on
    • October 23rd, 1925
  • Died on
    • January 23rd, 2005
John William Carson was an American television host, comedian, writer, and producer. He is best known as the host of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992). Carson received six Emmy Awards, the Television Academy's 1980 Governor's Award, and a 1985 Peabody Award. He was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 1987. Carson was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1992 and received a Kennedy Center Honor in 1993.


Himself (12 Credits)

2019Mike Wallace Is Here as Himself (archive footage)
2019Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice as Self (archive footage)
2018The Front Runner as Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
2017Jerry Before Seinfeld as Himself
2017Whitney: Can I Be Me as Himself (Archive Footage) (uncredited)
2014The Battered Bastards of Baseball as Himself (Archive Footage)
2014Life Itself as Self - TV Host (archive footage)Watch Free
2013Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic as Self (archive footage)
2012Johnny Carson: King of Late Night as Himself
2011Paul Williams Still Alive as Himself (archive footage)
2007Jimmy Carter Man from Plains as Himself (archive footage)
1962The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson as Self - Host


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