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Jerry Van Dyke (born July 27, 1931, in Danville, Illinois) is an American comedian and actor. He is the younger brother of comedian and actor Dick Van Dyke, and made his acting debut on The Dick Van Dyke Show with several guest appearances as Rob Petrie's brother, Stacie. July 27 is the 208th day (209th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 157 days remaining. ... 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link is to a full 1931 calendar). ... Danville is a city located in Vermilion County, Illinois. ... Richard Wayne Van Dyke (born December 13, 1925 in West Plains, Missouri), usually credited as Dick Van Dyke, is a noted American television and movie actor. ... The Dick Van Dyke Show was an American television situation comedy which aired on CBS from October 3, 1961 to September 7, 1966. ...


Van Dyke began his stand-up comedy career while still in High School in Danville, and was already a veteran of strip joints and nightclubs when he joined the Air Force Special Services in 1952. In the service he performed at military bases around the world, twice winning the All Air Force Talent Show. Following his first guest appearances on The Dick Van Dyke Show and two appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show, CBS made him a regular on The Judy Garland Show where he was given the astounding task of insulting Judy. Audiences cringed. He was also given hosting chores on the game show Picture This. In that same year, movie audiences saw him in supporting roles in the films McLintock! and The Courtship of Eddie's Father. The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ... High school - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerospace branch of the United States armed forces. ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Dick Van Dyke Show was an American television situation comedy which aired on CBS from October 3, 1961 to September 7, 1966. ... Ed Sullivan The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety show that ran from June 20, 1948, to June 6, 1971, and was hosted by Ed Sullivan. ... For other uses, see CBS (disambiguation). ... The Judy Garland Show was an American musical variety television series that aired on the CBS Network during the 1963-1964 season. ... Picture This is a 1980 album by Huey Lewis & the News. ... McLintock! is a 1963 comedy Western starring John Wayne and Maureen OHara, and loosely based on Shakespeares The Taming of the Shrew. ... The Courtship of Eddies Father is a 1963 comedy film directed by Vincente Minnelli. ...


Eager to capitalize on his exposure, CBS made plans to set him up in his own series. After turning down the role of Gilligan in Gilligan's Island, and also turning down the chance to replace Don Knotts on The Andy Griffith Show (a move he later regretted), he accepted the lead role in the outlandish and short-lived My Mother the Car (1965), the misadventures of a man whose dead mother is reincarnated into a restored antique car. Although the series failed, Van Dyke continued to work steadily in supporting roles in Television and Film throughout the rest of the decade. The cast of Gilligans Island. ... Don Knotts in his thirties. ... The Andy Griffith Show was an American television series that aired from 1960 to 1968. ... My Mother the Car was an American television situation comedy which aired for a single season on NBC between September 14, 1965 and September 6, 1966. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... Film refers to the celluloid media on which movies are printed. ...


During the 1970's, Van Dyke returned to stand-up comedy virtually full time. He spent much of the decade touring Playboy Clubs around the country, and headlining at venues in Las Vegas, Reno and Atlantic City, returning infrequently to Television for guest appearances on Love, American Style and Fantasy Island, and recurring roles on the series The Amazing Cosmic Awareness of Duffy Moon (1976) and 13 Queens Boulevard (1979). 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... Playboy redirects here. ... This article is about the city of Las Vegas in Nevada. ... Places Reno, Nevada Reno, Pennsylvania Reno, Lamar County, Texas Reno, Parker County, Texas A valley in Italy Other Uses Reno, a Turk from the popular videogame and CG movie by Square-Enix, Final Fantasy VII. Reno a 1939 film A band named Reno Reno is a drug Reno 911! - A... Alternate meanings: See Atlantic City (disambiguation) Atlantic City is a city located in USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 40,517. ... Love, American Style is an hour-long television anthology which originally aired between September 1969 and January 1974. ... Tattoo and Mr. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1976 calendar). ... This page refers to the year 1979. ...


In 1989 Jerry Van Dyke began entertaining a new generation of fans with his work as the beloved, yet befuddled assistant coach on the long running series Coach (1989-1997) for which he received four consecutive Emmy nominations for "Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series" (1990,1991,1992,1993). 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Coach was an American television sitcom that aired on ABC from 1989 to 1997,The show was created and executive produced by Barry Kemp. ... An Emmy Award. ... This article is about the year. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ...


Jerry Van Dyke continues to make frequent television appearances and perform stand up comedy in major venues around the country. When not performing, he spends his time on his 800-acre ranch in Arkansas, where he raises, "everything from horses to llamas," and where he evidently picked up his oddly Southern accent. Official language(s) English Capital Little Rock Largest city Little Rock Area  - Total   - Width   - Length    - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 29th 53,179 sq mi  137 732 km² 239 miles  385 km 261 miles  420 km 2. ... Binomial name Equus caballus Linnaeus, 1758 nugget For other uses, see Horse (disambiguation). ... Binomial name Lama glama (Linnaeus, 1758) The llama (Lama glama) is a large camelid that originated in North America and then later on moved on to South America. ...


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Jerry Van Dyke - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (368 words)
Jerry Van Dyke (born July 27, 1931, in Danville, Illinois) is an American comedian and actor.
Van Dyke began his stand-up comedy career while still in High School in Danville, and was already a veteran of strip joints and nightclubs when he joined the Air Force Special Services in 1952.
In 1989 Jerry Van Dyke began entertaining a new generation of fans with his work as the beloved, yet befuddled assistant coach on the long running series Coach (1989-1997) for which he received four consecutive Emmy nominations for "Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series" (1990,1991,1992,1993).
Corporate Entertainment -Jerry Van Dyke booking information! (593 words)
Jerry was born and raised in Danville, Illinois, this is where he began his career, in the local high school.
In 1962, Jerry got a television break on his brother’s number one show, "The Dick Van Dyke Show." He received immediate acclaim for his portrayal of a dual personality and was promptly signed to a contract with CBS-TV, as the show continued to air Jerry became increasingly in demand.
Jerry Van Dyke has never stopped working in the last 40 years and he says, " I have no intentions of stopping now." Jerry continues his comedic and acting endeavors and explains what keeps the thrive in his work, "to me, life is like a soap opera.
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