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Jonathan Harshman Winters III (November 11, 1925 – April 11, 2013) was an American comedian, actor, author, television host, and artist. Beginning in 1960, Winters recorded many classic comedy albums for the Verve Records label. He also had records released every decade for over 50 years, receiving 11 Grammy nominations, including eight for Best Comedy Album, during his career. Two of his most memorable characters, cranky granny "Maude Frickert" and bumpkin farmer "Elwood P. Suggins" ("I think eggs 24 hours a day"), were born from his early television routines. Robin Williams once told Playboy why Mr. Winters inspired him. "It was like seeing a guy behind a mask, and you could see that his characters were a great way for him to talk about painful stuff," he said. 1993: Best of Jonathan Winters (audio cassette). 1995: Crank(y) Calls.
These selections originally appeared in Verve albums by Jonathan Winters - The Wonderful World Of Jonathan Winters (V/V6-15009), Here's Jonathan (V/V6-15025), Humor Seen Through The Eyes Of Jonathan Winters (V-15035), Whistle Stopping With Jonathan Winters (V-15037). Other Versions (2 of 2) View All.
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Jonathan Winters was the worthy custodian of a sparkling and childish comedic genius. The humor most often was based in reality - his characters Maude Frickert and Elwood P. Suggins, for example, were based on people Winters knew growing up in Ohio. A devotee of Groucho Marx and Laurel and Hardy, Winters and his free-for-all brand of humor inspired Johnny Carson, Billy Crystal, Tracey Ullman and Lily Tomlin, among many others. But Williams and Carrey are his best-known followers. The best stuff was before the cameras were on, when he was open and free to create," Williams once said. Jonathan would just blow the doors of. Carson, meanwhile, lifted Winters' Maude Frickert character almost intact for the long-running Aunt Blabby character he portrayed on "The Tonight Show.
Her best bits ask audiences to confront their own prudishness, selfishness and ignorance – she can take a bit about diamonds that sit on the tailbones of Ethiopian babies and imagine her own sort of Swiftian "Modest Proposal" for American consumers. Using just a single prop or bit of costuming, Jonathan Winters could use his imagination, voice and the elastic mask of his face to create solo vignettes with well-defined characters and exchanges with actual punchlines. Cosby was the uncontroversial champ of Sixties/Seventies stand-up; the best of his impressive collection of albums and Bill Cosby: Himself put him in the hall of fame on sheer chops. His legacy is beyond tarnished now, but there'd be no Pryor, no Chappelle, no Louis .
Jonathan Winters on his "Maude Frickert" character. Jonathan Winters on advice to those starting out in comedy. Jonathan Winters on the special quality Johnny Carson brought to The Tonight Show. Jonathan Winters on what is "funny" and what the word means to him. Jonathan Winters on the format of his first show, the 15-minute Jonathan Winters Show on NBC - which introduced his famous characters "Maude Frickert" and "Elwood P. Suggins". Jonathan Winters on advice for creating characters.
The humor most often was based in reality–his characters Maude Frickert and Elwood P. Winters’ only Emmy was for best-supporting actor for playing Randy Quaid’s father in the sitcom Davis Rules (1991). He was nominated again in 2003 as outstanding guest actor in a comedy series for an appearance on Life With Bonnie.
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Maude Frickert -Elwood P. Suggins -Chester Honeyhugger. Lennie Pike (It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World) -Mearth (Mork & Mindy) -Other. Jonathan Winters the best of a mad world. A humble tribute to the comic genius of the late Mr. Winters. Certifiably Jonathan. Please help us keep Jonathan Winters' legacy alive. Everyone should know and enjoy the true comic genius of Jonathan Winters. Certifiably Jonathan Jonathan Winters' last feature film. April 12, 2013 ·. We are sorry to announce the sad demise of the world's greatest comedy legend, Jonathan Winters. For 87 years he brought the world joy. The memories and laughter will last forever.
|A1||New Flying Saucer (Maude & Elwood)||7:07|
|A2||Old Age Speaks Out (Maude)||4:25|
|A3||The Oldest Airline Stewardess (Maude)||6:12|
|B1||Elwood P. Suggins' Automobile||8:50|
|B2||The American Farmer (Elwood)||4:12|
|B3||Flying Saucer (Elwood)||6:35|
|V-15052, W-91064||Jonathan Winters||The Best Of Maude Frickert & Elwood P. Suggins (LP, Comp, Club)||Verve Records, Verve Records||V-15052, W-91064||US||1965|
|V-15052||Jonathan Winters||The Best Of Maude Frickert & Elwood P. Suggins (LP, Comp, Mono)||Verve Records||V-15052||US||1965|
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