Ed Herlihy (1909–1999)


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 724 this week
Trailer
2:17 | Trailer
Herlihy was a (non-buffoon) equivalent of Ed McMahon on "The Tonight Show" before Johnny Carson came along in 1962, bringing McMahon with him. Before there was Carson, Herlihy was the announcer during 'Jack Paar's tenure as Tonight Show host, having replaced Hugh Downs when the latter went over to host NBC's "Today" A handsome man, the ... See full bio »

New Holiday Movies to Stream Now

If you've already rewatched your old holiday favorites, here are three new films to keep the cheer going all season long.

Get some picks

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment
Tue, Dec 08 7:52 AM PST on ACMAX (552)
Malcolm X
Tue, Dec 08 9:00 PM PST on KMEXDT3 (207)

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 676 people
created 10 Sep 2014
 
a list of 11 images
created 22 Apr 2019
 
a list of 245 images
created 27 Jan 2019
 
a list of 35 people
created 30 Jan 2017
 
a list of 124 people
created 14 Aug 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ed Herlihy's work have you seen?

User Polls

Photos

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (22 credits)
 2014 The King of Comedy: Deleted and Extended Scenes (Video short)
Ed Herlihy
 1994 Don't Drink the Water (TV Movie)
Narrator
 1992 Malcolm X
Joe Louis Announcer
 1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit
Newscaster
 1986 A Fine Mess
TV Reporter
 1985 Pee-wee's Big Adventure
Mr. Buxton
 1983 Zelig
Pathe News Announcer (voice)
 1982 The King of Comedy
Ed Herlihy
 1981 The Chosen
Newsreel Announcer
 1979 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Banshee Spokesperson
- Bill Russell/Chicago (1979) ... Banshee Spokesperson (uncredited)
 1975 First Ladies Diaries: Rachel Jackson (TV Movie)
Livingston
 1973 Ten from Your Show of Shows
The Narrator
 1967-1971 The Kraft Music Hall (TV Series)
Announcer
- A Salute to the Oscars (1971) ... Announcer
- Surburbia U.S.A. (1971) ... Announcer
- A Festival of Music (1971) ... Announcer
- Eddy Arnold and the Young Americans (1971) ... Announcer
- Locker Room Follies (1971) ... Announcer
 1960 Mel-O-Toons (TV Series)
Narrator
- Aladdin (1960) ... Narrator (voice)
 1947-1958 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
Announcer
- Presumption of Innocence (1958) ... Announcer
- Riddle of a Lady (1958) ... Announcer
- A Cup of Kindness (1958) ... Announcer
- Trick or Treat (1958) ... Announcer
- Back Track (1958) ... Announcer
 1954 Max Liebman Spectaculars (TV Series)
Oldsmobile Announcer
- Best Foot Forward (1954) ... Oldsmobile Announcer (uncredited)
 1954 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series)
Pitchman for Colgate Toothpaste / Commercial Announcer / Pitchman for Colgate Tooth Paste
- Episode #4.30 (1954) ... Pitchman for Colgate Toothpaste
- Episode #4.28 (1954) ... Commercial Announcer
- Episode #4.21 (1954) ... Pitchman for Colgate Tooth Paste (uncredited)
 1954 Universal Newsreel (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1952 Knights of the Highway (Short)
Narrator
 1945 World Without Borders (Short)
Narrator
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (46 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (28 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Radio: Announcer on "The Falcon" detective series (NBC Radio). See more »

Alternate Names:

Ed Hurley
Edit

Did You Know?

Star Sign:

Leo

Contribute to This Page

Everything That's New on Netflix in December

No need to waste time endlessly browsing—here's the entire lineup of new movies and TV shows streaming on Netflix this month.

See the full list



Recently Viewed