George Carlin

George Carlin

American stand-up comedian (1937-2008)
Visionary standup comedian, social critic, and actor of the '60s-2000s whose musings on the language are legendary.
BornMay 12, 1937
HometownNew York City, New York, United States of America
Net worth$10 million
Height5'9" (1.75m)
SpouseSally Wade (m 1998 - 2008) , Brenda Hosbrook (m 1961 - 1997)
ChildrenKelly Carlin
ParentsMary Bearey , Patrick Carlin, Sr.
Profile

Photos

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Videos

George Carlin stand-up routine from 1996 calls out anti-abortionists

George Carlin stand-up routine from 1996 calls out anti-abortionists
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Dick Cavett Show: Inside The Minds Of: Vol. 2
Dick Cavett Show: Inside The Minds Of: Vol. 2
2019
Thomas & Friends: James Goes Buzz Buzz
Thomas & Friends: James Goes Buzz Buzz
2013
Thomas & Friends: Engine Friends
Thomas & Friends: Engine Friends
2012
The Ed Sullivan Comedy Special
The Ed Sullivan Comedy Special
2011
George Carlin: It's Bad for Ya
George Carlin: It's Bad for Ya
2008
Thomas & Friends: Trust Thomas
Thomas & Friends: Trust Thomas
2007
George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing
George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing
2005
Tarzan 2
Tarzan 2
G
1h 12min
2005
Jersey Girl
Jersey Girl
PG-13
1h 42min
2004
Thomas & Friends: Thomas' Snowy Surprise
Thomas & Friends: Thomas' Snowy Surprise
2003
George's Best Stuff
George's Best Stuff
2001
George Carlin: What Am I Doing in New Jersey?
George Carlin: What Am I Doing in New Jersey?
2000
Dogma
Dogma
R
2h 10min
1999
George Carlin: You Are All Diseased
George Carlin: You Are All Diseased
1999
Jerry Seinfeld: I'm Telling You for the Last Time: Live on Broadway
Jerry Seinfeld: I'm Telling You for the Last Time: Live on Broadway
1998
George Carlin: 40 Years of Comedy
George Carlin: 40 Years of Comedy
1997
The George Carlin Show
The George Carlin Show
1994
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures
TV-Y7
0h 30min
1990
Working Tra$h
Working Tra$h
1h 32min
1990
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
PG
1h 30min
1989
George Carlin in Concert: Playin' With Your Head
George Carlin in Concert: Playin' With Your Head
1986

Albums

Camp Counselor [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, May 10, 1970]
Camp Counselor [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, May 10, 1970]
2021
Hippy Dippy Weatherman [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, December 24, 1967]
Hippy Dippy Weatherman [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, December 24, 1967]
2021
Daytime Television [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, March 19, 1967]
Daytime Television [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, March 19, 1967]
2020
Television [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, February 8, 1970]
Television [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, February 8, 1970]
2020
News Report [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, January 29, 1967]
News Report [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, January 29, 1967]
2020
News [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, May 18, 1969]
News [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, May 18, 1969]
2020
Big City Crime [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, October 27, 1968]
Big City Crime [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, October 27, 1968]
2020
Going to the Movies [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, October 1, 1967]
Going to the Movies [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, October 1, 1967]
2020
Election Year [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, April 28, 1968]
Election Year [Live on The Ed Sullivan Show, April 28, 1968]
2020
I Kinda Like It When a Lotta People Die
I Kinda Like It When a Lotta People Die
2016
It's Bad for Ya
It's Bad for Ya
2008
Brain Droppings
Brain Droppings
2007
More Napalm and Silly Putty
More Napalm and Silly Putty
2007
Napalm and Silly Putty
Napalm and Silly Putty
2007
Life Is Worth Losing
Life Is Worth Losing
2006
George Carlin on Comedy
George Carlin on Comedy
2002
Complaints and Grievances
Complaints and Grievances
2001
Little David Years: 1971-1977
Little David Years: 1971-1977
1999
You Are All Diseased
You Are All Diseased
1999
Back in Town
Back in Town
1996
Jammin' in New York
Jammin' in New York
1992
Classic Gold
Classic Gold
1992
Parental Advisory
Parental Advisory
1990
What Am I Doing in New Jersey?
What Am I Doing in New Jersey?
1988
Playin' with Your Head
Playin' with Your Head
1986
Carlin on Campus
Carlin on Campus
1984
Place for My Stuff!
Place for My Stuff!
1981
Killer Carlin
Killer Carlin
1981
Indecent Exposure (Some of the Best of George Carlin)
Indecent Exposure (Some of the Best of George Carlin)
1979

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1999Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music ProgramGeorge Carlin: You Are All DiseasedNominated
1997Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music ProgramGeorge Carlin: 40 Years of ComedyNominated