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Art Carney – MovieActors.com

_art-carney-top-pic-the-honeymooners Carney in THE HONEYMOONERS.

Art Carney: Best Actor 1974: MovieActors.com


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HARRY AND TONTO (Comedy/Drama – R )

Art Carney received his Oscar for playing the 72 year-old widower who, evicted from his NY apartment, travels through the USA with his cat (Tonto).


















About Art Carney (1918 – 2003)

Art Carney served in the military in World War II and was wounded in the leg, which left him with a permanent limp.  He began working in television as a guest actor, in 1948.

Art Carney is an American actor, who rose to prominence fame in the 1953-1955 television program, THE HONEYMOONERS, in which he played a sewer worker who was the neighbor and partner in get rich schemes, with the lead character, a comically volatile bus driver, played by Jackie Gleason.

He then worked again with Gleason on THE JACKIE GLEASON SHOW, from 1952-1957.

In 1974, Art Carney played a guy traveling cross-country with a cat in the movie, HARRY AND TONTO.  His performance earned him an Oscar.

Art Carney worked steadily in television and some films, including THE MUPPETS TAKE MANHATTAN; [1984], until 1993. 

Art Carney's notable movie credits include...

POT O'GOLD (1941)
THE YELLOW ROLLS ROYCE (1964) 
A GUIDE FOR THE MARRIED MAN (1967)
WON TON TON: THE DOG WHO SAVED HOLLYWOOD (1976)
THE LATE SHOW (1977)
MOVIE MOVIE (1978) 
SUNBURN (1979)
STEEL (1979) 
GOING IN STYLE (1979) 
DEFIANCE (1980)
ST. HELENS (1981) 
TAKE THIS JOB AND SHOVE IT (1981) 
BETTER LATE THAN NEVER (1983) 
FIRESTARTER (1984) 
THE NAKED FACE (1984) 
THE EMPEROR'S' NEW CLOTHES (1985) 
NIGHT FRIEND (1987) 
LAST ACTION HERO (1993)

Art Carney's television credits include...

THE HONEYMOONERS (series 1955)
LANIGAN'S RABBI  (1976-1977)
IZZY AND MOE (1985)
THE BLUE YONDER (1985) 
MIRACLE OF THE HEART: A BOYS TOWN STORY (1986)
THE CAVANAUGHS (1986 series)
WHERE PIGEONS GO TO DIE (1990)
THE MOREY AMSTERDAM SHOW (TV SERIES 1948-1950)
THE CAVANAUGHS (TV SERIES 1987-1989)
THE BLUE YONDER (TV MOVIE 1985)
FAERIE TALE THEATRE (TV SERIES 1985)
IZZY & MOE (TV MOVIE 1985)
THE UNDERGRADS (TV MOVIE1985)
THE NIGHT THEY SAVED CHRISTMAS (TV MOVIE 1984)
THE LEPRECHAUNS' CHRISTMAS GOLD (TV SHORT 1981)
BITTER HARVEST (TV MOVIE 1981)

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Art Carney, Shirley MacLaine, and
George C. Scott in The Yellow Rolls Royce (1964).
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Art Carney with Val Avery in an episode of
The Twilight Zone (The Night of the Meek) (1960).
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Art Carney in an appearance with
Jonathan Winter on The Tonight Show (1962).
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Carney and Walter Matthau in
a stage production of The Odd Couple (1965).
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Carney in The Late Show (1977).
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Carney in The Jackie Gleason Show (1961)... top picture
with Joyce Randolph... bottom picture with Jackie Gleason.
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Carney in The Honeymooners (1951-56)... top picture with Jackie Gleason and Audrey Meadows... fifth picture with Gleason and Meadows... sixth picture with Meadows and Joyce Randolph... seventh and ninth picture with Gleason... bottom picture with Gleason, Meadows, and Randolph.
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With Jane Darwell in an episode of the
TV series Climax! (The Bigger They Come) (1955).
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As ill-fated lodge owner Harry Truman in St. Helens (1981).
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With Rhonda Bates in Roadie (1980).
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In the role that won him a Best Supporting Actor Oscar in
Harry and Tonto (1974)... third picture with
Larry Hagman... fourth picture with Barbara Rhodes.
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Art Carney, George Burns, and
Lee Strasberg in Going in Style (1979).