Doodles Weaver

Doodles Weaver

Original Name Winstead Sheffield Weaver
Birth
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 13 Jan 1983 (aged 70)
Burbank, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Avalon, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Memorial ID 2238 · View Source
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Actor. Nicknamed "Doodles," he began his career in the 1940s as a comedian on radio and touring with the Spike Jones Music Revue. In 1951, he broke into television with NBC's "The Doodles Weaver Show" going on to appear in on TV shows Batman, Land of the Giants, Dragnet, The Andy Griffith Show and The Monkees. He appeared in more than 90 films, including The Great Imposter (1961), The Birds (1963), The Nutty Professor (1963) and Under the Rainbow (1981). He was the brother of NBC-TV executive Sylvester Weaver and the uncle of actress Sigourney Weaver.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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ACTOR, COMEDIAN, INTELLECT
MAY HIS NAME LIVE ON FOREVER


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 2238
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Doodles Weaver (11 May 1912–13 Jan 1983), Find a Grave Memorial no. 2238, citing Avalon Cemetery, Avalon, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .