Don Pardo

Actor, Soundtrack

Actor, Soundtrack


Don Pardo was born on February 22, 1918 in Westfield, Massachusetts, USA as Dominick George Pardo. He was an actor, known for Radio Days (1987), Stay Tuned (1992) and 'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection (2003). He was married to Catherine Anne (Kay) Lyons. He died on August 18, 2014 in Tucson, Arizona, USA.
Birth date
1918-02-22
Death date
2014-08-18
Height
6' 1" (1.85 m)

Known For


Radio Days
Radio Days
'Guess That Tune' Host (1987)
Stay Tuned
Stay Tuned
Game Show Announcer (1992)
'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection
'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection
Self - Jeopardy Announcer (I Lost on Jeopardy) (2003)
Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live
Self - Announcer / Dad / Ford Aide / Fred de Cordova / God / Hawk Man / Radio Anchorman / Ron Waldo / Self (1975-2014)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Simpsons
(TV Series) Don Pardo - Moonshine River (2012) ... Don Pardo (voice) - Moe Letter Blues (2010) ... Don Pardo (voice)
2010-2012
Actor30 Rock
(TV Series) Sid - Cutbacks (2009) ... Sid
2009
ActorHoneymoon in Vegas
Announcer (uncredited)
1992
ActorStay Tuned
Game Show Announcer
1992
ActorDr. Demento 20th Anniversary Collection
(Video)
1991
ActorThe Earth Day Special
(TV Special) Weekend Update Announcer (voice, uncredited)
1990
ActorTotally Minnie
(TV Movie) Announcer (voice)
1988
ActorRadio Days
'Guess That Tune' Host
1987
ActorThe Sex O'Clock News
Announcer
1985
Actor'Weird Al' Yankovic: I Lost on Jeopardy
(Video short) Don Pardo
1984
ActorSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) Radio Anchorman / Self - Announcer - Lily Tomlin (1975) ... Radio Anchorman / Self - Announcer (voice, uncredited)
1975
ActorStandard Oil New Jersey Presents Its 75th Anniversary Entertainment
(TV Movie) Announcer
1957
ActorStanley
(TV Series) Announcer - Christmas show (1956) ... Announcer - Stanley and the Blonde Bandit (1956) ... Announcer - Folk Song Festival (1956) ... Announcer
1956
ActorThe Tony Bennett Show
(TV Series) Announcer - Tourists' Broadway (1956) ... Announcer (uncredited)
1956
ActorMax Liebman Spectaculars
(TV Series) Announcer - Best Foot Forward (1954) ... Announcer (uncredited)
1954
ActorAll Star Revue
(TV Series) Announcer - Episode #3.24 (1953) ... Announcer (voice)
1953
ActorFireside Theatre
(TV Series) - A Little Night Music (1951)
1951
ActorNBC Presents
(TV Series) - Anything But Love (1949)
1949
RoleTitleYear
Soundtrack'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection
(Video) (performer: "I Lost On Jeopardy")
2003
Soundtrack'Weird Al' Yankovic Live!
(Video) (performer: "I Lost On Jeopardy")
1999
Soundtrack'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Videos
(Video) (performer: "I Lost On Jeopardy")
1996
RoleTitleYear
ThanksNBC Nightly News with Lester Holt
(TV Series) (special thanks - 1 episode) - Episode dated 22 November 2013 (2013) ... (special thanks)
2013
ThanksOz
(TV Series) (special thanks - 2 episodes) - Conversions (2001) ... (special thanks) - Medium Rare (2001) ... (special thanks)
2001
RoleTitleYear
SelfSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) Self - Announcer / Self / Fred de Cordova / ... - Andy Samberg/St. Vincent (2014) ... Self - Announcer (voice) - Charlize Theron/The Black Keys (2014) ... Self - Announcer (voice) - Andrew Garfield/Coldplay (2014) ... Self - Announcer (voice) - Seth Rogen/Ed Sheeran (2014) ... Self - Announcer (voice) - Anna Kendrick/Pharrell Williams (2014) ... Self - Announcer (voice) Show all 725 episodes
1975-2014
SelfSNL Sports Spectacular
(TV Movie) Self - Announcer (voice)
2014
SelfSaturday Night Live: Best of This Season
(TV Special) Self - Announcer (voice)
2014
SelfSaturday Night Live: Halloween
(TV Special) Self - Announcer (voice)
2013
SelfThe Oprah Winfrey Show
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - SNL All-Stars (2011) ... Self - Announcer (voice)
2011
SelfSaturday Night Live Backstage
(TV Special documentary) Self - Announcer (voice)
2011
SelfSaturday Night Live Presents: Sports All-Stars
(TV Special) Self - Announcer (voice)
2010
SelfThe 19th Annual Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame
(TV Special) Self - Honoree
2010
SelfSNL Presents: A Very Gilly Christmas
(TV Special) Self - Announcer (voice, uncredited)
2009
SelfLate Night with Jimmy Fallon
(TV Series) Self - Guest Announcer - Episode dated 13 November 2009 (2009) ... Self - Guest Announcer
2009
SelfThe Interviews: An Oral History of Television
(TV Series) Self - Don Pardo (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfSaturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse
(TV Special) Self (voice)
2006
SelfLive from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live
(TV Special documentary) Self
2005
SelfSaturday Night Live Weekend Update Halftime Special
(TV Special) Self - Announcer (voice)
2003
SelfSaturday Night Live Christmas 2002
(TV Special) Self - Annoucer (uncredited)
2002
SelfOz
(TV Series) Self - Conversions (2001) ... Self (uncredited) - Medium Rare (2001) ... Self (uncredited)
2001
SelfSaturday Night Live Christmas
(Video) Self - Announcer (uncredited)
1999
SelfSaturday Night Live 25
(TV Special documentary) Self - Announcer (voice, uncredited)
1999
SelfThe Godson
Self
1998
SelfLate Night with Conan O'Brien
(TV Series) Self / Self - Guest - Dave Foley/Myron Kandel/Clyde Peeling (1997) ... Self (uncredited) - Harry Shearer/Don Pardo/The Story (1994) ... Self - Guest
1994-1997
SelfDream On
(TV Series) Self - Domestic Bliss (1992) ... Self (voice)
1992
SelfThe 'Weird Al' Yankovic Video Library: His Greatest Hits
(Video short) Self / Announcer (I Lost On Jeopardy) (uncredited)
1992
SelfThe Best of Eddie Murphy: Saturday Night Live
(Video) Self - Announcer (voice, uncredited)
1989
SelfWheel of Fortune
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Radio City Music Hall 10 (1988) ... Self - Announcer - Radio City Music Hall 9 (1988) ... Self - Announcer - Radio City Music Hall 8 (1988) ... Self - Announcer - Radio City Music Hall 7 (1988) ... Self - Announcer - Radio City Music Hall 6 (1988) ... Self - Announcer Show all 10 episodes
1988
SelfLate Night with David Letterman
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 3 February 1988 (1988) ... Self
1988
SelfThe Compleat Al
(Video) Self - "Jeopardy!" Announcer
1985
SelfThose Wonderful TV Game Shows
(TV Special documentary) Self - Announcer
1984
SelfSteve Martin's Best Show Ever
(TV Special) Self - Announcer (voice)
1981
SelfNews 4 New York
(TV Series) Self - News 4 Live at Five (1980) ... Self
1980
SelfJackpot
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode dated 26 September 1975 (1975) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 3 January 1975 (1975) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 5 August 1974 (1974) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 24 July 1974 (1974) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 16 July 1974 (1974) ... Self - Announcer Show all 10 episodes
1974-1975
SelfWinning Streak
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode dated 15 October 1974 (1974) ... Self - Announcer - Premiere (1974) ... Self - Announcer
1974
SelfJeopardy!
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode dated 24 April 1974 (1974) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 7 May 1973 (1973) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 21 February 1972 (1972) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 3 January 1967 (1967) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 27 September 1966 (1966) ... Self - Announcer Show all 40 episodes
1964-1974
SelfThree on a Match
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode dated 8 February 1974 (1974) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 15 March 1973 (1973) ... Self - Announcer
1973-1974
SelfCelebrity Doubletalk
(TV Special) Announcer (voice)
1967
SelfEye Guess
(TV Series) Self - Announcer / Self - Episode dated 3 January 1967 (1967) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 21 October 1966 (1966) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 20 October 1966 (1966) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 19 October 1966 (1966) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 18 October 1966 (1966) ... Self - Announcer Show all 11 episodes
1966-1967
SelfThe Match Game
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode #4.79 (1965) ... Self - Announcer - Episode #4.78 (1965) ... Self - Announcer - Episode #4.77 (1965) ... Self - Announcer - Episode #4.76 (1965) ... Self - Announcer - Florence Henderson & Edd "Kookie" Byrnes (1965) ... Self - Announcer Show all 70 episodes
1964-1965
SelfThe Price Is Right
(TV Series) Self - Announcer / Self - Guest Host / Self - Host - Episode dated 6 September 1963 (1963) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 29 August 1963 (1963) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 20 August 1963 (1963) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 6 August 1963 (1963) ... Self - Announcer - Episode dated 31 July 1963 (1963) ... Self - Announcer Show all 160 episodes
1956-1963
SelfCharge Account
(TV Series) Self - Announcer
1960
SelfThe Tonight Show Starring Jack Parr
(TV Series) Self - guest Announcer - Jonathan Winters, Jose Melis, Don Pardo, Jack Haskell, Betty White, Elaine Stritch, Maury Scher (1959) ... Self - guest Announcer
1959
SelfConcentration
(TV Series) Sub-Announcer (1962-1963)
1958
SelfHigh Low Quiz
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode #1.10 (1957) ... Self - Announcer - Episode #1.9 (1957) ... Self - Announcer - Episode #1.7 (1957) ... Self - Announcer - Episode #1.6 (1957) ... Self - Announcer - Episode #1.5 (1957) ... Self - Announcer Show all 9 episodes
1957
SelfThe Jonathan Winters Show
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode #1.2 (1956) ... Self - Announcer
1956
SelfThe Patti Page Show
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode #1.2 (1956) ... Self - Announcer (voice)
1956
SelfMax Liebman Spectaculars
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Heaven Will Protect the Working Girl (1956) ... Self - Announcer - Fanfare (1954) ... Self - Announcer
1954-1956
SelfCaesar's Hour
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode #2.13 (1956) ... Self - Announcer - Benny Goodman, Gene Krupa, Mel Powell, Steve Jordan, Charlie Shavers and Eddie Safranski (1954) ... Self - Announcer
1954-1956
SelfMax Liebman Presents: Promenade
(TV Movie) Self - Announcer
1955
SelfX Minus One
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - The Parade (1955) ... Self - Announcer (voice) - No Contact (1955) ... Self - Announcer (voice)
1955
SelfJudge for Yourself
(TV Series) Self / Announcer
1954
SelfBabes in Toyland
(TV Special) Self - Announcer
1954
SelfMax Liebman Presents: Spotlight
(TV Special) Self - Announcer
1954
SelfDroodles
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Premiere (1954) ... Self - Announcer
1954
SelfThe Jo Stafford Show
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Premiere Show (1954) ... Self - Announcer
1954
SelfChoose Up Sides
(TV Series) Self - Announcer
1953
SelfThree Steps to Heaven
(TV Series) Self - Announcer
1953
SelfThe Ford 50th Anniversary Show
(TV Special) Announcer
1953
SelfThe Colgate Comedy Hour
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode #3.37 (1953) ... Self - Announcer (uncredited) - Episode #3.14 (1952) ... Self - Announcer - Hosts: Abbott & Costello; Guests: Vera Zorina, Tony Bavaar, The Ashtons, Monique Van Vooren, "Sport" Morgan, Sid Fields, Gemze de Lappe, Joe Kirk, Bobby Barber, Jean Cleveland, Charlie Bollinder, Three Beaus & a Peep, Al Goodman & his Orchestra (1952) ... Self - Announcer - Host: Eddie Cantor; guest star: Cesar Romero (1951) ... Self - Announcer - Hosts: Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis Guest: Janis Paige, The Johnny Conrad Dancers, Danny Arnold, Dick Stabile & his Orchestra; cameos by Tony Martin and Joe Louis (1951) ... Self - Announcer Show all 8 episodes
1951-1953
SelfWinner Take All
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Final Show on the NBC Network and of the series (1952) ... Self - Announcer - Premiere on the NBC Network (1952) ... Self - Announcer
1952
SelfRemember This Date
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Premiere (1950) ... Self - Announcer
1950
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageA Saturday Night Live Mother's Day
(TV Special) Announcer
2020
Archive footageSaturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special
(TV Special) Self - Announcer (In Memoriam)
2015
Archive footageThe 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
(TV Special) Self - In Memoriam
2015
Archive footageThe 66th Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self (In Memoriam)
2014
Archive footageMike & Mike
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Episode dated 19 August 2014 (2014) ... Self - Announcer
2014
Archive footageSaturday Night Live: The Best of Jon Lovitz
(TV Special) Self - Announcer (uncredited)
2005
Archive footageSaturday Night Live: The Best of Tom Hanks
(TV Special) Self - Announcer (uncredited)
2004
Archive footage'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Ultimate Video Collection
(Video) Self - Jeopardy Announcer (I Lost on Jeopardy) (uncredited)
2003
Archive footageSaturday Night Live
(TV Series) Self - Announcer - Jonny Moseley/Outkast (2002) ... Self - Announcer
2002
Archive footageSaturday Night Live: The Best of Molly Shannon
(Video) Self - Announcer (uncredited)
2001
Archive footageSaturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Rock
(TV Special documentary) Self - Announcer
1999
Archive footageSaturday Night Live: The Best of Mike Myers
(Video documentary) Self - Announcer (uncredited)
1998
Archive footage'Weird Al' Yankovic: The Videos
(Video) Self - Jeopardy Announcer (I Lost On Jeopardy)
1996
Archive footageSaturday Night Live: The Best of Robin Williams
(Video documentary) Self - Announcer (uncredited)
1991
Archive footageThe Best of Dan Aykroyd
(Video) Self - Announcer (uncredited)
1986