Charles Nelson Reilly

Charles Nelson Reilly II (January 13, 1931 – May 25, 2007) was an American actor, comedian, director, and drama teacher known for his comedic roles on stage and in films, television shows, and cartoons.

He was in the original Broadway casts of Bye Bye Birdie; How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying; and Hello, Dolly!.

He is best known for his television work on the television sitcom series The Ghost & Mrs. Muir and the game show Match Game. One of his last works was an autobiographical one-man play Save It for the Stage: The Life of Reilly that was also filmed and released as an independent movie.

NFT Credits

Credit Type Production Season
Director One Good Nerve: A Visit with Ruby Dee 1997-98 Season