Date of Birth:
14 August 1909
Ed Herlihy played in 2 movies in the Comedy, Drama, Crime, Music, Action, Romance genres.
Ed Herlihy got succeed with average imdb rating 5.8.
Herlihy was a (non-buffoon) equivalent of 'Ed McMahon (I)' (qv) on "The Tonight Show" before 'Johnny Carson (I)' (qv) 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' (qv) when the latter went over to host NBC's "Today" A handsome man, the mellifluous-voiced Herlihy had earlier worked on 'Perry Como' (qv)'s broadcasts, known originally as "The Chesterfield Supper Club." ... Read more