Jim Nabors

Actor, Producer, Soundtrack

Actor, Producer, Soundtrack


Tall, spade-jawed, hopelessly genial balladeer/actor Jim Nabors was born in James Thurston Nabors on June 12,1930, in Alabama and raised there, graduating from the University of Alabama. A typing clerk at the UN in his salad days, he eventually moved to Los Angeles due to his asthmatic condition and became a film cutter for NBC. Jim was discovered ...
Birth date
1930-06-12
Death date
2017-11-30
Awards
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination.
Height
6' 1" (1.85 m)

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Carol Burnett Show
(TV Series) Skit Characters - Episode dated 8 November 1991 (1991) ... Skit Characters
1991
ActorHi Honey, I'm Home
(TV Series) Gomer Pyle - Hi Mom, I'm Not Home (1991) ... Gomer Pyle
1991
ActorEasy Street
(TV Series) Jim Nabors - Charity Begins at Home (1986) ... Jim Nabors
1986
ActorSylvan in Paradise
(TV Short) Sylvan Sprayberry
1986
ActorReturn to Mayberry
(TV Movie) Gomer Pyle
1986
ActorCannonball Run II
Pvt. Homer Lyle
1984
ActorKnight Rider
(TV Series) Passerby / motorist - Soul Survivor (1983) ... Passerby / motorist (uncredited)
1983
ActorStroker Ace
Lugs
1983
ActorThe Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
Deputy Fred
1982
ActorThe Love Boat
(TV Series) Wayne Bouton, the valet / Robert Tanner - Farnsworth's Fling/Three in a Bed/I Remember Helen/Merrill, Melanie & Melanesia/Gopher Farnsworth Smith: Part 2 (1981) ... Wayne Bouton, the valet - Farnsworth's Fling/Three in a Bed/I Remember Helen/Merrill, Melanie & Melanesia/Gopher Farnsworth Smith: Part 1 (1981) ... Wayne Bouton, the valet - Isaac the Groupie/Mr. Popularity/Help! Murder! (1977) ... Robert Tanner
1977-1981
ActorThe Carol Burnett Show
(TV Series) Court Stenographer - Episode #11.1 (1977) - Episode #3.11 (1969) ... Court Stenographer (uncredited)
1969-1977
ActorThe Krofft Supershow
(TV Series) Fum (in 'The Lost Saucer')
1976
ActorThe Lost Saucer
(TV Series) Fum - Valley of the Chickaphants (1975) ... Fum - The Tiny Years (1975) ... Fum - The Laughing Years (1975) ... Fum - Return to the Valley of the Chickaphants (1975) ... Fum - Polka Dot Years (1975) ... Fum Show all 16 episodes
1975
ActorThe Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour
(TV Series) Various Characters - Aired Feb 6, 1974 (1974) ... Various Characters
1974
ActorThe Rookies
(TV Series) Corley Curlew - Down Home Boy (1973) ... Corley Curlew
1973
ActorGomer Pyle: USMC
(TV Series) Pvt. Gomer Pyle - Goodbye Camp Henderson, Hello Sergeant Carter (1969) ... Pvt. Gomer Pyle - My Fair Sister (1969) ... Pvt. Gomer Pyle - Showtime with Sgt. Carol (1969) ... Pvt. Gomer Pyle - Hare Today, Gone Tomorrow (1969) ... Pvt. Gomer Pyle - Flower Power (1969) ... Pvt. Gomer Pyle Show all 150 episodes
1964-1969
ActorOff to See the Wizard
(TV Series) Wee Willie Winkie / Ronnie Long - Who's Afraid of Mother Goose? (1967) ... Wee Willie Winkie - Rhino (1967) ... Ronnie Long
1967
ActorThe Lucy Show
(TV Series) Pvt. Gomer Pyle - Lucy Gets Caught Up in the Draft (1966) ... Pvt. Gomer Pyle (uncredited)
1966
ActorValentine's Day
(TV Series) Hank Smith / Goofy Movie Patron - Climb Upon My Knee, Sonny Boy (1965) ... Hank Smith - I'll Cry at My Wedding (1965) ... Hank Smith - A Muffin Is Not a Tart (1965) ... Hank Smith - Farrow's Fling (1965) ... Hank Smith - Tell Me in English (1965) ... Hank Smith Show all 11 episodes
1964-1965
ActorThe Andy Griffith Show
(TV Series) Gomer Pyle - Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1964) ... Gomer Pyle - Back to Nature (1964) ... Gomer Pyle - Barney and Thelma Lou, Phfftt (1964) ... Gomer Pyle - The Rumor (1964) ... Gomer Pyle - Fun Girls (1964) ... Gomer Pyle Show all 23 episodes
1962-1964
ActorTake Her, She's Mine
Clancy
1963
ActorThe Great Adventure
(TV Series) Crew Member - The Hunley (1963) ... Crew Member
1963
ActorMr. Smith Goes to Washington
(TV Series) Claude - To Be or Not to Be (1963) ... Claude - Grand Ol' Opry (1963) ... Claude
1963
ActorI'm Dickens, He's Fenster
(TV Series) - The Carpenters Four (1963)
1963
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Jim Nabors Show
(TV Series) (executive producer - 75 episodes) - Episode #1.69 (1978) ... (executive producer) - Episode #1.75 (1978) ... (executive producer) - Episode #1.74 (1978) ... (executive producer) - Episode #1.73 (1978) ... (executive producer) - Episode #1.72 (1978) ... (executive producer) Show all 75 episodes
1978
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackCondo Painting
(Documentary) (performer: "You'll Never Walk Alone")
2000
SoundtrackCeltic Pride
(performer: "The Impossible Dream")
1996
SoundtrackThe Epic of Detective Mandy: Book Three - Satan Claus II: The Elves of Doom
(TV Short) (performer: "O Little Town of Bethlehem")
1993
SoundtrackEasy Street
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Charity Begins at Home (1986) ... (performer: "New York, New York" - uncredited)
1986
SoundtrackThe Best Little Special in Texas
(TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Rocky Top")
1982
SoundtrackThe Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
(performer: "20 Fans")
1982
SoundtrackThe Jim Nabors Show
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Episode #1.11 (1978) ... (performer: "For Once in My Life")
1978
SoundtrackThe Muppet Show
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Jim Nabors (1976) ... (performer: "Gone With The Wind", "Thank God I'm A Country Boy")
1976
SoundtrackThe Lost Saucer
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Beautiful Downtown Atlantis (1975) ... (performer: "Beautiful Downtown Atlantis")
1975
SoundtrackGomer Pyle: USMC
(TV Series) (performer - 22 episodes) - Showtime with Sgt. Carol (1969) ... (performer: "Music from Pagliacci" (uncredited), "Row, Row, Row Your Boat", "Frère Jacques", "Kookaburra", "The Bonnie Banks o' Loch Lomond", "My Bonnie Lies Over The Ocean", "The Whiffenpoof Song", "Drink, Drink, Drink" (uncredited), "Blow The Man Down", "Drink To Me Only With Thine Eyes", "Dark Eyes (Ochi Chyornye)" (uncredited), "She'll Be Coming 'Round The Mountain") - Flower Power (1969) ... (performer: "Blowin' In The Wind" - uncredited) - Two on the Bench (1969) ... (performer: "You Can't Have Your Kate And Edith, Too" - uncredited) - A Little Chicken Soup Wouldn't Hurt (1968) ... (performer: "Di Grine Kuzine") - A Star Is Not Born (1968) ... (performer: "For He's A Jolly Good Fellow", "Vive L'Amour" - uncredited) Show all 22 episodes
1964-1969
SoundtrackMondo Trasho
(performer: "Holy, Holy, Holy")
1969
SoundtrackThe Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Jim Nabors, Jill St. John, Danny Thomas, Ed Sullivan (1967) ... (performer: "The Impossible Dream" - uncredited)
1967
SoundtrackThe Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Jim Nabors Show
(TV Special) (performer: "There's a Meetin' Here Tonight")
1965
SoundtrackThe Danny Kaye Show
(TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes) - Episode #2.25 (1965) ... (performer: "Swanee") - Episode #1.29 (1964) ... (performer: "I Ain't Down Yet")
1964-1965
SoundtrackThe Andy Griffith Show
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode) - Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1964) ... (performer: "Marines' Hymn")
1964
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentBernardine
(vocal arranger - uncredited)
1957
RoleTitleYear
ThanksEntertainment Tonight
(TV Series) (in memory of - 1 episode) - Episode #37.70 (2017) ... (in memory of)
2017
ThanksShaken Daddy Syndrome
(the producers wish to thank)
2010
ThanksWar, Inc.
(thanks)
2008
ThanksHeadliners & Legends with Matt Lauer
(TV Series documentary) (footage & stills by - 1 episode) - Jim Nabors (2000) ... (footage & stills by)
2000
RoleTitleYear
SelfCelebrating Laughter: The Life and Films of Colin Higgins
(Documentary) (post-production) Self
2021
SelfPioneers of Television
(TV Series documentary) Self / Gomer Pyle - Carol Burnett - A Celebration (2019) ... Self - Variety (2008) ... Self - Sitcoms (2008) ... Self / Gomer Pyle
2008-2019
SelfThe 60th Annual Grammy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Singer, Actor (In Memoriam) (credit only)
2018
SelfSecond Chance
(TV Short documentary) Self
2006
SelfCMT: The Greatest - 20 Greatest Country Comedy Shows
(TV Special) Self
2006
SelfLarry King Live
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 1 March 2006 (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfTV Land's Top Ten
(TV Series documentary) Self
2004
SelfAll Access Pass: The TV Land Awards
(TV Short documentary) Self
2004
SelfThe 2nd Annual TV Land Awards
(TV Special) Self
2004
SelfJim McKay: My World in My Words
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2003
SelfThe Andy Griffith Show Reunion: Back to Mayberry
(TV Special documentary) Self / Gomer Pyle
2003
SelfCBS at 75
(TV Special documentary) Self
2003
SelfTV Land Real Estate
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2002
SelfHeadliners & Legends with Matt Lauer
(TV Series documentary) Self - Jim Nabors (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfInside TV Land
(TV Series) Self - Inside TV Land: The Andy Griffith Show (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfE! True Hollywood Story
(TV Series documentary) Self - Andy of Mayberry (2000) ... Self
2000
SelfAndy Griffith Show Reunion
(TV Special) Self
1993
SelfThe Power and the Glory
(TV Series documentary) Performer - The Richest Prize (1991) ... Performer (uncredited)
1991
SelfIntimate Portrait
(TV Series documentary) Self - Carol Burnett ... Self
1990
SelfSally Jessy Raphael
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 27 March 1990 (1990) ... Self
1990
SelfThe Annual Variety Club's Big Heart Awards
(TV Special) Self
1986
SelfNight of 100 Stars II
(TV Special) Self
1985
SelfThe 35th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Performer
1983
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
(TV Series) Self / Self - Guest / Self - Guest Host - Episode #22.11 (1983) ... Self - Guest - Episode #15.161 (1978) ... Self - Episode #14.233 (1977) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 10 May 1976 (1976) ... Self - Guest - Episode #11.147 (1974) ... Self - Guest Host Show all 8 episodes
1972-1983
SelfAll-Star Party for Carol Burnett
(TV Special) Self
1982
SelfThe Best Little Special in Texas
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1982
SelfChristmas in Hawaii
(TV Movie) Self
1981
SelfMacy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
(TV Special) Self
1981
SelfAll-Star Salute to Mother's Day
(TV Special) Self
1981
SelfThe 7th Annual People's Choice Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
1981
SelfAloha Paradise
(TV Series) Self - Alex and Annie/Honeymoon Blues/Everything Else (1981) ... Self
1981
SelfThe Hollywood Squares (Daytime)
(TV Series) Self - Panelist - Episode dated 7 January 1980 (1980) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 3 October 1977 (1977) ... Self - Panelist
1977-1980
SelfA Different Approach
(Short) Self
1978
SelfThe Comedy Shop
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.5 (1978) ... Self
1978
SelfAmerica 2-Night
(TV Series) Self - The Condensed Bible (1978) ... Self
1978
SelfThe Jim Nabors Show
(TV Series) Self - Host - Episode #1.69 (1978) ... Self - Host - Episode #1.75 (1978) ... Self - Host - Episode #1.74 (1978) ... Self - Host - Episode #1.73 (1978) ... Self - Host - Episode #1.72 (1978) ... Self - Host Show all 75 episodes
1978
SelfCBS: On the Air
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Co-Host - Episode #1.6 (1978) ... Self - Co-Host
1978
SelfThe 1978 Annual Iris Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
1978
SelfDinah!
(TV Series) Self / Self - Guest Host - Episode #3.200 (1977) ... Self - Episode #2.182 (1976) ... Self - Guest Host - Episode #2.177 (1976) ... Self - Guest Host - Episode #2.168 (1976) ... Self - Episode #2.108 (1976) ... Self Show all 10 episodes
1974-1977
SelfThe Hollywood Squares (Syndication)
(TV Series) Self - Panelist - Episode dated 27 February 1977 (1977) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 26 February 1977 (1977) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 25 February 1977 (1977) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 24 February 1977 (1977) ... Self - Panelist - Episode dated 23 February 1977 (1977) ... Self - Panelist Show all 7 episodes
1977
SelfThe Sonny and Cher Show
(TV Series) Self / Various Characters - Episode #2.18 (1977) ... Self / Various Characters - Episode #2.14 (1977) ... Self / Various Characters - Episode #2.6 (1976) ... Self / Various Characters - Episode #2.3 (1976) ... Self / Various Characters - Episode #1.4 (1976) ... Self / Various Characters Show all 6 episodes
1976-1977
SelfThe Carol Burnett Show
(TV Series) Self / Self - Guest / Various Characters / ... - Episode #10.1 (1976) ... Self - Episode #9.1 (1975) ... Self - Episode #8.1 (1974) ... Self - Episode #7.1 (1973) ... Self - Guest / Various Characters / Golly Gee - Episode #6.1 (1972) ... Self - Guest / Various Characters Show all 11 episodes
1967-1976
SelfThe Muppet Show
(TV Series) Self - Special Guest Star - Jim Nabors (1976) ... Self - Special Guest Star
1976
SelfThe Diahann Carroll Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.2 (1976) ... Self
1976
SelfDonny and Marie
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.9 (1976) ... Self
1976
SelfTony Orlando and Dawn
(TV Series) Self - Jim Nabors/Kate Smith/Arlene Golonka (1976) ... Self - Jim Nabors/Phyllis Diller/Neil Sedaka (1975) ... Self
1975-1976
SelfThe Mac Davis Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.13 (1975) ... Self
1975
SelfCelebrity Sweepstakes
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 31 March 1975 (1975) ... Self
1975
SelfMitzi & 100 Guys
(TV Special) Self (uncredited)
1975
SelfThe 1974 Annual Las Vegas Entertainment Awards
(TV Special) Self
1974
SelfThe Sonny Comedy Revue
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.5 (1974) ... Self
1974
SelfABC Late Night
(TV Series) Self - Phyllis Diller's 102nd Birthday Party (1974) ... Self
1974
SelfHamburgers
(TV Movie) Self
1974
SelfThe Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour
(TV Series) Self / Various Characters - Episode #4.23 (1974) ... Self / Various Characters - Episode #4.7 (1973) ... Self / Various Characters - Episode #3.18 (1973) ... Self
1973-1974
SelfSesame Street
(TV Series) Self - Episode #5.43 (1974) ... Self - Episode #2.97 (1971) ... Self
1971-1974
SelfDinah's Place
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 11 January 1974 (1974) ... Self
1974
SelfThe Bobby Goldsboro Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 18 November 1973 (1973) ... Self
1973
SelfNBC Follies
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.7 (1973) ... Self
1973
SelfThe Mike Douglas Show
(TV Series) Self - Co-Host / Self - Comedian / Singer - Episode #13.45 (1973) ... Self - Co-Host - Episode #13.44 (1973) ... Self - Co-Host - Episode #13.43 (1973) ... Self - Co-Host - Episode #13.42 (1973) ... Self - Co-Host - Episode #13.41 (1973) ... Self - Co-Host Show all 6 episodes
1970-1973
SelfBurt Reynolds' Late Show
(TV Special) Self
1973
SelfThe Addams Family Fun House
(TV Special) Jim Nabors
1973
SelfThe Julie Andrews Hour
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.16 (1973) ... Self
1973
SelfFlip
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.15 (1973) ... Self - Episode #2.21 (1972) ... Self
1972-1973
SelfThe Merv Griffin Show
(TV Series) Self - Child Rearing (1972) ... Self - Jim Nabors, Lainie Kazan, Pat Boone & Shirley Boone, Richard Dawson, Dr. Lee Salk (1972) ... Self - Jim Nabors, Craig Stevens, Ann Elder, Roman Gabriel, Pat Paulsen, Carl Carlton (1970) ... Self - From Las Vegas guests are Rory Calhoun, Mamie Van Doren, Glen Campbell, Jim Nabors, Paul Anka, Jack Carter, Baby Doll (1970) ... Self
1970-1972
SelfThe Ken Berry 'Wow' Show
(TV Series) Self / Cameo - Episode #1.4 (1972) ... Self - Episode #1.0 (1972) ... Self / Cameo
1972
SelfThe David Frost Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #4.140 (1972) ... Self - Episode #4.46 (1971) ... Self - Episode #3.151 (1971) ... Self
1971-1972
SelfThe Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour
(TV Series) Self - Jim Nabors, Helen Reddy, Shecky Greene, Jeannine Burnier, the Four Leaves (1972) ... Self - Jim Nabors, Bobbie Gentry (1969) ... Self
1969-1972
SelfThe Bob Hope Vietnam Christmas Show
(TV Special) Self
1972
SelfThe Pet Set
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.17 (1971) ... Self
1971
SelfThis Is Your Life
(TV Series) Self - Andy Griffith (1971) ... Self
1971
SelfThe Jim Nabors Hour
(TV Series) Self - Host - Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash (1971) ... Self - Host - Jackie DeShannon (1971) ... Self - Host - Tennessee Ernie Ford (1971) ... Self - Host - Episode #2.22 (1971) ... Self - Host - Episode #2.21 (1971) ... Self - Host Show all 52 episodes
1968-1971
SelfThe Johnny Cash Show
(TV Series) Self - Singer - Episode #2.19 (1971) ... Self - Singer
1971
SelfThe Leslie Uggams Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.5 (1969) ... Self
1969
SelfThe Tommy Leonetti Show
(TV Series) Self
1969
SelfThe Don Rickles Show
(TV Series) Self / Various - Episode #1.16 (1969) ... Self / Various
1969
SelfThe Dean Martin Show
(TV Series) Self - 1968 Christmas Show (1968) ... Self (uncredited)
1968
SelfThe Joey Bishop Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.132 (1968) ... Self - Episode #1.15 (1967) ... Self
1967-1968
Self...And Debbie Makes Six
(TV Special) Self
1968
SelfThe 39th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Audience Member
1967
SelfThe Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour
(TV Series) Self - Jim Nabors, Jill St. John, Danny Thomas, Ed Sullivan (1967) ... Self
1967
SelfThe Ed Sullivan Show
(TV Series) Self - Singer / Self - singer - Episode #20.7 (1966) ... Self - Singer - Dinah Shore, Jose Feliciano, Jim Nabors, Jackie Vernon, Dick Capri, The Four Tops, Barry Sadler (1966) ... Self - singer
1966
SelfDanny Thomas Special: My Home Town
(TV Special) Self
1966
SelfHollywood Talent Scouts
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 24 January 1966 (1966) ... Self
1966
SelfThe Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Jim Nabors Show
(TV Special) Self
1965
SelfDanny Thomas Special: The Wonderful World of Burlesque
(TV Special) Self
1965
SelfThe Danny Kaye Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #2.25 (1965) ... Self - Episode #1.29 (1964) ... Self
1964-1965
SelfThe Les Crane Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.74 (1965) ... Self
1965
SelfTo Tell the Truth
(TV Series) Self - Guest Panelist - Episode dated 26 October 1964 (1964) ... Self - Guest Panelist
1964
SelfThe Garry Moore Show
(TV Series) Self - Final Series Show with guests: Carol Burnett, Marion Lorne, Allen Funt, Alan King, Jim Nabors (1964) ... Self
1964
SelfThe New Steve Allen Show
(TV Series) Self - UCLA (1961) ... Self
1961
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageEntertainment Tonight
(TV Series) Self - Episode #37.95 (2017) ... Self - Episode #37.70 (2017) ... Self
2017
Archive footageThe Year in Memoriam
(TV Special) Self - In Memoriam Subject
2017
Archive footageThe Carol Burnett 50th Anniversary Special
(TV Special) Self
2017
Archive footageThe O'Reilly Factor
(TV Series) Gomer Pyle - Watters' World (2014) ... Gomer Pyle
2014
Archive footageCarol Channing: Larger Than Life
(Documentary) Self
2012
Archive footageJeff Foxworthy's Comedy Classics
(Video documentary)
2000
Archive footageDumb, Dumber & Dumbest
(Video documentary) Self
1995
Archive footageThe Best of the Don Lane Show
(TV Special) Self
1994
Archive footageThe Carol Burnett Show: A Reunion
(TV Special documentary) Self
1993
Archive footageMichael Jackson: The Legend Continues
(Video documentary) Self
1989
Archive footageThe Carol Burnett Show
(TV Series) Self - 10th Anniversary Show (1977) ... Self
1977