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Tom Bosley

 
Date of Birth: October 01, 1927
Date of Death: October 19, 2010 (83)

Birth Place: Chicago, IL, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1998
Herr Schultz [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1994
Maurice
Maurice [Replacement]
Maurice
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1968
Hyman Kaplan
  [Broadway]
1965
Performer
  [Broadway]
1964
Cabouche
  [Broadway]
1963
Vince Brinkman
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1962
Performer
Izzy Einstein
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1959
Fiorello LaGuardia
  [Off-Broadway]
1956
Yakov
  [Off-Broadway]
1955
Homer Bolton
  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1981
Performer

Photos

Tom Bosley & wife at "Elaines", NYC.  10/1/1981 Photo

Tom Bosley & wife at "Elaines", NYC. 10/1/1981

From: 
Date:
12/31/2010
Tom Bosley & Bill Noble - "BEAUTY & THE BEAST" 4/18/1994 Photo

Tom Bosley & Bill Noble - "BEAUTY & THE BEAST" 4/18/1994

From: 
Date:
10/19/2010
Tom Bosley & Bill Noble - "BEAUTY & THE BEAST" Gypsy Robe Ceremony 4/18/1994 Photo

Tom Bosley & Bill Noble - "BEAUTY & THE BEAST" Gypsy Robe Ceremony 4/18/1994

From: 
Date:
10/19/2010
Tom Bosley & wife - New York City, 198 Photo

Tom Bosley & wife - New York City, 198

From: 
Date:
10/19/2010
Tom Bosley & wife - New York City, 198 Photo

Tom Bosley & wife - New York City, 198

From: 
Date:
10/19/2010

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 1998
Herr Schultz [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1994
Maurice

Maurice [Replacement]

Maurice

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1968
Hyman Kaplan

  [Broadway]
1965
Performer

  [Broadway]
1964
Cabouche

  [Broadway]
1963
Vince Brinkman

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1962
Performer

Izzy Einstein

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1959
Fiorello LaGuardia

  [Off-Broadway]
1956
Yakov

  [Off-Broadway]
1955
Homer Bolton

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1981
Performer


Tom Bosley Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 1960 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Tom Bosley, Fiorello!

Tom Bosley News

World Premiere of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD to be Presented by The Y Photo World Premiere of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD to be Presented by The York Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2021

The York Theatre Company in association with Riki Kane Larimer, will present the world premiere of Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin, with book by Barry Kleinbort, music direction by David Hancock Turner, and directed by Randy Skinner.

BWW Review: RICKY RITZEL'S BROADWAY Has Staying Power at Don't Tell Mama Photo BWW Review: RICKY RITZEL'S BROADWAY Has Staying Power at Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 4, 2021

In 1985 Great Performances on PBS presented a television special titled 'The Best of Broadway' that featured Tom Bosley hosting a treasure trove of performers from the American Musical Theater performing the numbers that they made famous on the Broadway stage.

BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest Television Episodes of All Time - from I LOVE LUCY to Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest Television Episodes of All Time - from I LOVE LUCY to BETTER CALL SAUL
by Peter Nason - Apr 22, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best TV episodes from the 1950's to 2020; see if your favorites made the list!

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams- Jerry Herman's Broadway  Photo BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams- Jerry Herman's Broadway at the Hollywood Bowl
by Ben Rimalower - Apr 13, 2020

In this episode, Ben and Daniel discuss the 1982 concert 'Showstoppers: The Best of Broadway.' The evening is hosted by Tom Bosley and features Broadway favorites such as Ethel Merman, Barry Bostwick, Susan Browning, Len Cariou, Nell Carter, Diahann Carroll, Carole Demas, David Haskell, Glynis Johns, Donna McKechnie, Robert Morse, Pamela Myers, Stephen Nathan, Jerry Orbach, Anthony Perkins, Debbie Reynolds, Alexis Smith, and Ray Walston.

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams- Showstoppers: The Best o Photo BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams- Showstoppers: The Best of Broadway
by Ben Rimalower - Apr 6, 2020

In this episode, Ben and Daniel discuss the 1982 concert 'Showstoppers: The Best of Broadway.' The evening is hosted by Tom Bosley and features Broadway favorites such as Ethel Merman, Barry Bostwick, Susan Browning, Len Cariou, Nell Carter, Diahann Carroll, Carole Demas, David Haskell, Glynis Johns, Donna McKechnie, Robert Morse, Pamela Myers, Stephen Nathan, Jerry Orbach, Anthony Perkins, Debbie Reynolds, Alexis Smith, and Ray Walston.

York Theatre Company Will Present The World Premiere Of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN Photo York Theatre Company Will Present The World Premiere Of CHEEK TO CHEEK: IRVING BERLIN IN HOLLYWOOD
by Stephi Wild - Feb 10, 2020

The York Theatre Company will present the Off-Broadway premiere of Cheek to Cheek: Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a song and dance celebration featuring the music and lyrics of the legendary Irving Berlin, with book by Barry Kleinbort (13 Things About Ed Carpolotti) and music direction by David Hancock Turner (York's Desperate Measures), directed and choreographed by four-time Tony Award nominee Randy Skinner (42nd Street, Dames at Sea, Irving Berlin's White Christmas, and Ain't Broadway Grand). Performances begin Friday, April 17, 2020 for a limited engagement through Sunday afternoon, May 17, 2020 at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). Opening Night is set for Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 6:45 p.m. Cast and creative team will be announced shortly.

Broadway Playwright Bernard Slade Passes Away at 89 Photo Broadway Playwright Bernard Slade Passes Away at 89
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 30, 2019

Bernard Slade, (born Bernard Slade Newbound), the Canadian/American writer best known for his Broadway play SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR  and the TV series THE PARTRIDGE FAMILY, has died.  He passed away peacefully at home early this morning (October 30) in Beverly Hills from complications of Lewy Body Dementia. He was 89.

Sony Movie Channel Will Showcase Rarely-Shown Horror Films Photo Sony Movie Channel Will Showcase Rarely-Shown Horror Films
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 21, 2019

Calling all horror enthusiasts! Sony Movie Channel will showcase rarely-shown horror films, mostly from the '70s, with double features played twice every night beginning at 8 p.m. EST on Friday, October 25 through Wednesday, October 30. A Halloween marathon will air Thursday, October 31 between 9 a.m. and 2 a.m.

BWW INTERVIEW: Shannon Cain's Interview With Jeanmarie Simpson - Previewing The 2020 Release Of HERETIC - THE MARY DYER STORY
by Herbert Paine - May 10, 2019

The June 2020 release of the filmed production of Jeamarie Simpson's HERETIC, timed for the 350th Anniversary of Mary Dyer's execution, has just been announced. Although the premiere is a year away, it seems fitting that, coinciding with Mother's Day and the abiding relevance of issues related to free speech, we offer an exclusive interview with the author about the work and the person ('the mother of the First Amendment), conducted by her associate, Shannon Cain.

Did You Know... Our Favorite Fun Facts About the 2019 Tony Nominees! Photo Did You Know... Our Favorite Fun Facts About the 2019 Tony Nominees!
by Alan Henry - Apr 30, 2019

Over the course of each Broadway season, unexpected and unique storylines inevitably pop up. This morning, with the announcement of the 2019 Tony Award nominations, a number of new narratives have come to life.

Tom Bosley Videos

STAGE TUBE: Rick McKay Releases Unseen Footage from Acclaimed Documentary GREENWICH VILLAGE: A WORLD APART
by Stage Tube - Nov 4, 2016

To celebrate his second consecutive win at the Greenwich Village Film Festival on October 26th, 2016, award-winning filmmaker RICK McKAY (Broadway: The Golden Age, Broadway: BEYOND the Golden Age, A&E Biography, PBS's City Arts and Egg: The Arts Show), releases a six-minute sample of his 2015 winning short film, 'Greenwich Village: A World Apart'. The never-before-seen footage can be seen below or on YouTube at:https://youtu.be/i2-wjVAqwsA

Tony Awards Close-Up: DAMES AT SEA's Randy Skinner Has Tapped His Way to Another Nomination!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 21, 2016

Randy Skinner is a tap dancing master and his resume is proof of it. The four-time Tony nominee just earned a nod for his work on DAMES AT SEA (Best Choreography) and he is just as happy about it as he was the first time!

STAGE TUBE: Henry Winkler Remembers Mr. C
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2010

Happy Days star Tom Bosley has passed away in his home in Palm Springs. He was 83 years old. In the following clip, 'Happy Days' co-star Henry Winkler remembers his dear friend on 'The Today Show'.

BWW TV: ER Farewell: Soundstage Dedication Ceremony
by Craig Brockman - Apr 3, 2009

Last night the world said goodbye to the hit TV show - 'ER' which takes its place in history as one of the longest dramatic series on television.


Tom Bosley Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Tom Bosley been in?
Tom Bosley has appeared on Broadway in 8 shows.

How many West End shows has Tom Bosley been in?
Tom Bosley has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Tom Bosley been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Fiorello! .

What awards has Tom Bosley won?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Fiorello!.