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Encyclopedia > Clint Howard
Clint Howard
Born April 20, 1959 (1959-04-20) (age 48)
Burbank, California
Official website

Clinton E. "Clint" Howard (born April 20, 1959) is an American film and television actor. is the 110th day of the year (111th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Burbank is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... is the 110th day of the year (111th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about motion pictures. ... For other uses, see Actor (disambiguation). ...

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Biography

Television

As a child actor, Howard starred on Gentle Ben. He was sometimes seen on The Andy Griffith Show as "Leon", a toddler in a cowboy outfit who wandered freely around Mayberry and would silently offer people a bite of his sandwich. They would respond to him "no thank you". The term child actor is generally applied to a child acting in motion pictures or television, but also to an adult who began his or her acting career as a child; to avoid confusion the latter is also called a former child actor. ... Gentle Ben is the name of a book of fiction for children by author Walt Morey, which was later made into a film and television series in the 1960s, as well as made-for-TV movie in 2002. ... The Andy Griffith Show is an American television series that aired on CBS from October 3rd, 1960 to April 1st, 1968. ...


One of Howard's other roles as a child actor was the voice of the elephant Hathi's son Hathi, Jr. in 1967's The Jungle Book from Disney. He also was the voice of Roo in Disney's The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh. Genera and Species Loxodonta Loxodonta cyclotis Loxodonta africana Elephas Elephas maximus Elephas antiquus † Elephas beyeri † Elephas celebensis † Elephas cypriotes † Elephas ekorensis † Elephas falconeri † Elephas iolensis † Elephas planifrons † Elephas platycephalus † Elephas recki † Stegodon † Mammuthus † Elephantidae (the elephants) is a family of pachyderm, and the only remaining family in the order Proboscidea... Hathi is a fictional animal character created by Rudyard Kipling for the Mowgli stories collected in The Jungle Book (1894) and The Second Jungle Book (1895). ... Year 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the 1967 Gregorian calendar. ... The Jungle Book is a 1967 animated feature film, released on October 18th. ... The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh is a full-length animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions and first released on March 11, 1977. ...

Howard as Creepy Rodney in My Name Is Earl(2006)

Howard appeared in various Star Trek episodes: My Name Is Earl is an Emmy Award-winning American sitcom created by Greg Garcia. ... This article is about the entire Star Trek franchise. ...

He played "Johnny Bark" on a first-season episode of Arrested Development, which was produced and narrated by his brother, Ron Howard. He was seen in an episode of Married...With Children as a creepy janitor. He played a car thief/murderer in a fourth-season episode of Seinfeld. Also, he plays Creepy Rodney in the My Name is Earl episode, "Stole a Badge" (Season 1 Episode 22). The Corbomite Maneuver is a first season episode of Star Trek: The Original Series, first aired November 10, 1966, and repeated May 11, 1967. ... The starship Enterprise as it appeared on Star Trek Star Trek is a culturally significant science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry in the 1960s. ... The Corbomite Maneuver is a first season episode of Star Trek: The Original Series, first aired November 10, 1966, and repeated May 11, 1967. ... Comedy Central is an American cable television and satellite television channel in the United States. ... William Alan Shatner (born on March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor who gained fame for playing James Tiberius Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the television show Star Trek from 1966 to 1969 and in seven of the subsequent movies. ... Two 21st century policeman patrol the Sanctuary District of San Francisco Past Tense was a two part episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine in which the crew of the USS Defiant is thrown back in time to the mid 21st century on Earth. ... Space station Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (ST:DS9 or STDS9 or DS9 for short) is a science fiction television series produced by Paramount and set in the Star Trek universe. ... Acquisition is the 18th episode (production #119) of the television series Star Trek: Enterprise. ... The starship Enterprise (NX-01) Star Trek: Enterprise is a science fiction television series set in the Star Trek universe. ... Key Decisions was the fourth episode aired of the TV comedy series Arrested Development. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954 in Duncan, Oklahoma) is an American actor, and an Academy Award winning film director, and producer, known for his roles on sitcoms, movies and television. ... Married. ... The Trip, Part 2 is a Seinfeld episode which concludes The Trip, Part 1. It aired on August 19, 1992. ... Seinfeld is an Emmy Award-winning American sitcom that originally aired on NBC from July 5, 1989 to May 14, 1998, running a total of 9 seasons. ... My Name Is Earl is an Emmy Award-winning American sitcom created by Greg Garcia. ... List of episodes of the sitcom My Name Is Earl. ...


Film

Howard as a masked Ricky, joining the initiation in Initiation: Silent Night, Deadly Night 4, 1990

Howard has appeared in many films that were directed by his brother, Ron Howard, often playing unpleasant characters, including a callous morgue attendant in Backdraft, a sour Little League parent who taunts Steve Martin in Parenthood, an uncaring retirement home worker in Cocoon, and Flynn, a demanding, abusive factory overseer in Far and Away. Image File history File links Silent_night_deadly_night_4_vhs_screenshot. ... Image File history File links Silent_night_deadly_night_4_vhs_screenshot. ... Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954 in Duncan, Oklahoma) is an American actor, and an Academy Award winning film director, and producer, known for his roles on sitcoms, movies and television. ... Backdraft is an American movie released in 1991, directed by Ron Howard and written by Gregory Widen. ... For other uses, see Steve Martin (disambiguation). ... This article is about the film Parenthood. ... Cocoon is a 1985 science fiction film about a group of elderly humans who were rejuvenated by aliens. ... DVD cover Far and Away is a 1992 drama film directed by Ron Howard and starring Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman. ...


He also appeared as the head usher in Get Crazy, a television director in EdTV, a Southern-fried college football fan in The Waterboy, Seymour Liebergot in Apollo 13 (a role he reprised in the episode 'We Interrupt This Program' of the HBO miniseries From the Earth to the Moon), a father of one of the main characters in Uwe Boll's Heart of America and in That Thing You Do (1997), as a radio interviewer, a space tracking agent in the spy series of the Austin Powers series, and a crossdresser named 'Nipples' in Little Nicky,. Get Crazy is a 1983 film directed by Allan Arkush and starring Malcolm McDowell, Allen Garfield, Daniel Stern, and Ed Begley, Jr. ... This article is about a movie. ... For other uses, see Water boy (disambiguation). ... Seymour Liebergot, in the blue shirt, in the former Mission Operations Control Room Seymour Sy Abraham Liebergot (born 15 February 1936 in Camden, New Jersey) was a NASA flight controller during Project Apollo. ... Apollo 13 is a 1995 film portrayal of the ill-fated Apollo 13 lunar mission in 1970. ... The projectile, as pictured in an engraving from the 1872 Illustrated Edition. ... Uwe Boll (pronounced []), born June 22, 1965 in Wermelskirchen, Germany) is a German director, producer and screenwriter of films often adapted from video games. ... Heart of America is a 2004 drama film by German director Uwe Boll about a fictional school shooting in a suburban high school. ... That Thing You Do! is the name of a 1996 film, written and directed by Tom Hanks. ... The Austin Powers series is a series of comedy films beginning in 1997 and ending in 2002 that was written and star Mike Myers as the title character, directed by Jay Roach and distributed by New Line Cinema. ... This articles is about cross-dressing in general, that is the act of wearing the clothing of another gender for any reason. ... Little Nicky (2000) is a comedy film written, produced by and starring Adam Sandler, Rhys Ifans, Tom Tiny Lister, Jr. ...


Music

In 1981, Clint formed The Kempsters, a New Wave Rock & Roll group. The band was composed mostly of Clint's friends who were neighbors with him on Kemp street, hence the band's name. In 1982, their original drummer, Mike "Spooner" Bauer was replaced by Tony Rodriquez and the band began to play regularly at Madame Wong's West. Clint retired the band in 1983. Although The Kempsters never released an album while together, Clint Howard has recently begun distributing a CD featuring 4 tracks the band recorded in various studios and 7 tracks recorded live October 17, 1982 at Madame Wong's. Clint is currently selling autographed copies of the album, which is titled No Brains At All. AUGUST 25 1981 US Marine Sean Vance is Born on the 25th of August {ear nav|1981}} Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... New Wave was a music genre that existed during the late 1970s and the early-to-mid 1980s. ... Rock and roll (also spelled Rock n Roll, especially in its first decade), also called rock, is a form of popular music, usually featuring vocals (often with vocal harmony), electric guitars and a strong back beat; other instruments, such as the saxophone, are common in some styles. ... Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ... Esther Wong was born August 13, 1917 in Shanghai, China, and emigrated to the U.S. in 1949. ... CD may stand for: Compact Disc Canadian Forces Decoration Cash Dispenser (at least used in Japan) CD LPMud Driver Centrum-Demokraterne (Centre Democrats of Denmark) Certificate of Deposit České Dráhy (Czech Railways) Chad (NATO country code) Chalmers Datorförening (computer club of the Chalmers University of Technology) a 1960s...


Clint Howard is the subject of the song Ron Howard's Brother by the Trailer Park Troubadours [1].


Recognition

In 1998, Howard was awarded the MTV Lifetime Achievement Award. The Phoenix, a Boston-based newspaper, listed Howard as 22nd in their list of "100 unsexiest men in the world," one spot behind his brother Ron.[2] This article is about the original U.S. music television channel. ... The MTV Movie Awards is a film awards show presented annually on MTV (Music Television). ... The Phoenix is an alternative weekly newspaper company based in Boston, Massachusetts that emphasizes arts and entertainment coverage, as well as alternative political viewpoints. ...


Mad magazine spoofed his cameo appearance in his brother's films with the article "The Clint Howard Collection". Mad is an American humor magazine founded by editor Harvey Kurtzman and publisher William Gaines in 1952. ...


Personal life

Howard was born in Burbank, California, the son of actors Rance Howard and Jean Speegle Howard, and the younger brother of actor-turned-director Ron Howard. Married twice: first in 1986 to ?, divorced 1987, and secondly in 1995 to Melanie. An avid golfer carrying a ten handicap, Howard boasts of playing 150 rounds a year. He is also known for his activity in the game World of Warcraft. Howard plays the game under the name Extas of the guild <Peekay> on the Dark Iron realm.[3] Burbank is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. ... Rance Howard, born November 17, 1928 in Oklahoma, is an American actor who has starred in film and on television, appearing in over 100 films. ... Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954 in Duncan, Oklahoma) is an American actor, and an Academy Award winning film director, and producer, known for his roles on sitcoms, movies and television. ... Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays 1987 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... World of Warcraft (commonly abbreviated as WoW) is a massive multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed by Blizzard Entertainment and is the fourth game in the Warcraft series, excluding expansion packs and the cancelled Warcraft Adventures: Lord of the Clans. ...


References

  1. ^ Trailercana Lyrics and Liner Notes
  2. ^ The 100 unsexiest men in the world - Home Entertainment - The Phoenix
  3. ^ MySpace.com - Clint - 48 - Garçon - Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA - www.myspace.com/mrclinthoward

External links

  • Clint Howard's Official MySpace
  • The Kempsters on MySpace
  • Clint Howard at the Internet Movie Database
  • About Me, Howard's biographical page from the website for The Clint Howard Variety Show
  • Clint Howard article at Memory Alpha, a Star Trek wiki
The Internet Movie Database (IMDb) is an online database of information about movies, actors, television shows, production crew personnel, and video games. ... Memory Alpha (often abbreviated to MA) is a collaborative project to create the most definitive, accurate and accessible encyclopedic reference for topics related to the Star Trek fictional universe. ... This article is about the entire Star Trek franchise. ... Wiki wiki redirects here. ...

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Clint Howard - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (413 words)
He was born in Burbank, California, the son of actor Rance Howard and the younger brother of actor-turned-director Ron Howard.
Howard appeared as a crazy thief in an episode of My Name Is Earl, and as a serial killer on Seinfeld.
Clint has also had major roles in many low-budget horror movies including the title role of the Ice Cream Man, Ricky in part 4 and 5 of the Silent Night, Deadly Night series, and a role in House of the Dead.
Ron Howard - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (699 words)
Howard is of Dutch, Scottish, English, Irish, German and Cherokee Indian descent.
Howard is also well known for his role as Richie Cunningham in television's Happy Days where he played the likeable foil to Henry Winkler's Fonz.
Howard is the co-chairman with Brian Grazer of Imagine Entertainment, a major film and television production company, which has produced notable projects like Friday Night Lights, 8 Mile, and the television series 24 and Felicity.
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