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Dick Cavett

Yale-educated Dick Cavett established his reputation as the most erudite of American talk show hosts in the late 1960s and early '70s. Although there were many contenders who took on Johnny Carson, the undisputed heavyweight champion of late-night TV, Cavett generally was considered the most successful of the pretenders to Carson's throne. There ...

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Nov 19, 1936 In Gibbon, Nebraska, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Inside Story
Latest Project:
Movie Altman 2014-11-04

Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 7 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Inside Deep Throat
Poster of The Dick Cavett Show
Poster of Frequency
Poster of Woody Allen: A Documentary
Movie Before I Do Jonathan Chance 2017
Movie The Last Days of Edward Gorey Unknown 2017
Movie Acting: Lee Strasberg and the Actors Studio Himself 2017
Movie Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago Unknown 2016
Series The Seventies Unknown 2015
Movie Janis: Little Girl Blue Unknown 2015
Movie Dick Cavett's Vietnam Unknown 2015
Movie Best of Enemies Unknown 2015
Series Inside Edition Unknown 2015
Series Pioneers of Television Unknown 2014
Series The Sixties Unknown 2014
Movie Altman Himself 2014-11-04
Series Imus in the Morning Unknown 2014
Movie The Book of Saunders Unknown 2014
Movie Katharine Hepburn: The Great Kate Unknown 2014
Movie Dick Cavett's Watergate Unknown 2014
Movie Hellman v. McCarthy Unknown 2014
Movie A Venue for the End of the World Unknown 2014
Movie River of Fundament Unknown 2014
Series Park Bench with Steve Buscemi Unknown 2014
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Movie Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You Unknown 2013
Series Tom Green Live Unknown 2013
Series Larry King Now Unknown 2012-07-17
Movie Crossfire Hurricane Unknown 2012
Movie Driving Me Crazy Unknown 2012
Movie Woody Allen: A Documentary Unknown 2012
Movie Excuse Me for Living Unknown 2012
Movie Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay Unknown 2012
Movie The Harmony Game Unknown 2011-02-12
Movie That Is All Unknown 2011
Series Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf Unknown 2011
Movie Cinema Verite Unknown 2011-04-23
Movie Bobby Fischer Against the World Unknown 2011-06-06
Movie Mel Brooks and Dick Cavett Together Again Unknown 2011
Movie Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Unknown 2011
Series Ebert Presents: At the Movies Unknown 2011
Series Are We There Yet? Unknown 2011
Movie Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy Unknown 2010-05-04
Movie The Battle for Late Night Himself 2010-04-27
Movie Smash His Camera Unknown 2010
Movie Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel Himself: TV Talk Show Host 2010-06-05
Movie Nixon's the One: The '68 Election Unknown 2010
Movie Norman Mailer: The American Unknown 2010
Movie The Age of Aquarius: The New Left and the Counterculture Unknown 2010
Series Bored to Death Unknown 2010
Movie Unforgettable Unknown 2010
Movie Muppets 201: Rarities from the Henson Vault Unknown 2009
Series Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America Unknown 2009
Series Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2009-03-02
Series In the House with Peter Bart & Peter Guber Unknown 2009-12-03
Series Childrens Hospital Unknown 2008-12-08
Series Celebrity Ghost Stories Unknown 2008-10-25
Movie Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired Unknown 2008
Movie James Brown: The Man, the Music, & the Message Unknown 2008
Series Gossip Girl Unknown 2008
Movie Shine a Light Unknown 2008
Movie Anita O'Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer Unknown 2007
Movie Tension: Who's Guilty Now? Unknown 2007
Movie Where Danger Lives: White Rose for Julie Unknown 2007
Movie Brando Unknown 2007
Series Wheel of Fortune Unknown 2007
Movie Decoy: A Map to Nowhere Unknown 2007
Movie Black White + Gray: A Portrait of Sam Wagstaff and Robert Mapplethorpe Unknown 2007
Movie To My Great Chagrin: The Unbelievable Story of Brother Theodore Unknown 2007
Movie The U.S. vs. John Lennon Unknown 2006-12-07
Movie Cavett Backstage Unknown 2006
Movie The Dick Cavett Show with Mel Brooks Unknown 2006
Movie Stardust: The Bette Davis Story Unknown 2006
Movie Cavett Remembers the Comic Legends Unknown 2006
Movie The Dick Cavett Interview Unknown 2005
Movie Cavett and the Lennons Unknown 2005
Movie Duane Hopwood Unknown 2005
Movie Cavett Meets The Rolling Stones Unknown 2005
Series The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Unknown 2005-01-03
Movie Inside Deep Throat Himself 2005-04-21
Movie Cavett Remembers Ray Unknown 2005
Movie Celsius 41.11: The Temperature at Which the Brain... Begins to Die Unknown 2004
Series The Yesterday Show with John Kerwin Unknown 2004
Series The Fight Unknown 2004
Movie Brian Williams Reports: John Kerry: Bringing the War Home Himself 2004-07-25
Series Hollywood Greats Unknown 2004
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Movie Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry Unknown 2004
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series MythBusters Unknown 2003-10-03
Movie Jack Paar: Smart Television Unknown 2003
Series Bravo Profiles Unknown 2002
Movie Jimi Hendrix: The Dick Cavett Show Unknown 2002
Series NewsNight with Aaron Brown Unknown 2001-09-11
Movie The 55th Annual Tony Awards Unknown 2001-06-03
Series The John Kerwin Show Unknown 2001-09-01
Movie Long Island's Lighthouses Unknown 2001
Movie Heroes of Magic Unknown 2000
Movie Behind the Seams Unknown 2000
Series Parkinson Unknown 2000-01-04
Movie Frequency Unknown 2000
Movie Once Upon a Sleigh Ride: The Music & Life of Leroy Anderson Unknown 2000
Series ESPN SportsCentury Unknown 1999-01-21
Movie NY TV: By the People Who Made It - Part I & II Unknown 1998
Movie Elvis Meets Nixon Unknown 1997
Movie Good Money Doug 1996-10-10
Series Lauren Hutton and... Unknown 1996
Series The History of Rock 'n' Roll Unknown 1995
Series Newton's Apple Unknown 1995
Movie Forrest Gump Unknown 1994-07-06
Series American Masters Unknown 1994
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America Himself 1993
Movie Fallen Champ: The Untold Story of Mike Tyson Unknown 1993-02-12
Movie Barbarians at the Gate Unknown 1993
Series Dateline NBC Unknown 1992-03-31
Movie Year of the Gun Unknown 1991-11-01
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie The One, the Only... Groucho Unknown 1991
Movie The 12th Annual CableACE Awards Himself - Winner 1991-01-13
Movie Night of 100 Stars III Unknown 1990-05-21
Series The Howard Stern Show Unknown 1990-07-01
Movie Crosby, Stills & Nash: Long Time Comin' Unknown 1990
Series True Blue Unknown 1989
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series The Pat Sajak Show Unknown 1989-01-09
Series Inside Story Unknown 1989
Series 48 Hours Unknown 1988-01-19
Movie Moon Over Parador Unknown 1988
Movie Beetlejuice Unknown 1988-03-30
Movie After School Unknown 1988
Movie Funny Unknown 1988
Movie Imagine: John Lennon Himself 1988-10-07
Movie A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Unknown 1987
Series Super Password Unknown 1987
Series College Bowl Unknown 1987
Movie Invisible Thread Unknown 1987
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Errol Flynn: Portrait of a Swashbuckler Unknown 1987-03-01
Series Faces of Japan Unknown 1986
Series Amazing Stories Unknown 1986
Movie Bye Bye Kipling Unknown 1986
Movie Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce Himself - Player 1986-03-05
Series The Dick Cavett Show Himself 1986-09-23
Series The New Hollywood Squares Unknown 1986-09-15
Series It's Garry Shandling's Show. Unknown 1986-09-10
Series Bodywatch Unknown 1986
Movie Harry Belafonte in Concert Unknown 1985
Series Larry King Live Unknown 1985-06-03
Series Kate & Allie Unknown 1984-03-19
Series Hotel Unknown 1983-09-21
Series The 35th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 1983
Movie Parade of Stars Unknown 1983
Series Tom Cottle: Up Close Unknown 1982
Series Yesteryear Unknown 1982
Series Cheers Unknown 1982-09-30
Movie Catch a Rising Star's 10th Anniversary Unknown 1982
Movie The Marx Brothers in a Nutshell Unknown 1982
Series Late Night with David Letterman Unknown 1982-02-01
Series Remember When... Unknown 1981
Movie Rich and Famous Unknown 1981-10-09
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie HealtH Unknown 1980
Movie Simon Unknown 1980
Movie The Annual Friars Club Tribute Presents a Salute to Johnny Carson Unknown 1979
Movie Cocksucker Blues Himself 1979-04-01
Series Time Was... Unknown 1979
Series Dick Cavett und... Unknown 1978
Movie Hocus Pocus, It's Magic Unknown 1978
Movie Power Play Unknown 1978
Movie Annie Hall Unknown 1977
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1977
Series Live from Lincoln Center Unknown 1976-01-30
Movie Backlot USA Himself - Host 1976-03-01
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Funny Girl to Funny Lady Unknown 1975
Series The Dick Cavett Show Himself / ... 1975-08-16
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Series Feelin' Good Unknown 1974
Movie Janis Unknown 1974-10-18
Series Dinah! Unknown 1974-10-21
Movie Nightside Unknown 1973
Series The $10,000 Pyramid Unknown 1973
Series Alias Smith and Jones Unknown 1972
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie VD Blues Unknown 1972
Movie Imagine Himself 1972-12-23
Movie Hollywood: The Dream Factory Unknown 1972
Movie John & Yoko in Syracuse, New York Unknown 1972
Movie Fight of the Century Himself - Audience Member 1971-03-08
Movie The 25th Annual Tony Awards Himself - Presenter 1971-03-28
Movie Plimpton! Did You Hear the One About? Unknown 1971
Series The Odd Couple Unknown 1970-09-24
Series All My Children Unknown 1970-01-05
Series The Most Deadly Game Unknown 1970
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1970
Series The Edge of Night Unknown 1969
Series The Joe Namath Show Unknown 1969-10-06
Series This Is Tom Jones Unknown 1969-02-07
Series The Dick Cavett Show Himself - Host / ... 1968-03-04
Series Operation: Entertainment Unknown 1968
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1968
Series ABC Stage 67 Unknown 1967
Series The Kraft Music Hall Unknown 1967
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1967-09-09
Series Another World Unknown 1964-05-04
Series The Jerry Lewis Show Unknown 1963-09-21
Series The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series To Tell the Truth Unknown 1960
Series Playhouse 90 Unknown 1956-10-04
Series The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Series The Phil Silvers Show Unknown 1955-09-20
Series What's My Line? Unknown 1950-02-02