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Wendell Niles Net Worth

Wendell Niles Net Worth is
$300,000

Wendell Niles Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Wendell Niles (December 29, 1904 – March 28, 1994) was one of the great announcers of the American golden age of radio. He was an announcer on such shows as The Bob Hope Show, The Burns & Allen Show, The Milton Berle Show and The Chase and Sanborn Hour . On February 15, 1950, Wendell starred in the radio pilot for The Adventures of the Scarlet Cloak along with Gerald Mohr.He began in entertainment by touring in the 1920s with his own orchestra, playing with the Dorsey Brothers and Bix Beiderbecke.Niles moved to Los Angeles, California, in 1935 to join George Burns and Gracie Allen.He and his brother, Ken, developed one of the first radio dramas, which eventually became Theatre of the Mind.He toured with Bob Hope during World War II and narrated a 1936 Academy Award-winning short film on the life of tennis great Bill Tilden.Among his film credits is Knute Rockne, All American with Ronald Reagan.Niles was also the original announcer for Let's Make a Deal during that show's first season in 1963 and 1964; he was later replaced by Jay Stewart.Wendell and his brother Ken Niles are the first brothers to have stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.He died of cancer in his Toluca Lake home at the age of 89.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthDecember 29, 1904
Died1994-03-28
Place Of BirthTwin Valley, Minnesota, USA
ProfessionActor
Star SignCapricorn
#Fact
1He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Radio at 1725 Vine Street in Hollywood, California.
2Father of Wendell E. Niles Jr. and Denny Niles.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Joey Bishop Show1965TV SeriesJules the M.C.
Jet Pilot1957Major (uncredited)
Circus Boy1956TV SeriesChester Blake
Hollywood or Bust1956Wendell Niles (uncredited)
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt1956Announcer
A Strange Adventure1956Broadcaster (uncredited)
The Square Jungle1955Chicago Ring Announcer (uncredited)
I Died a Thousand Times1955Radio Announcer (uncredited)
The Colgate Comedy Hour1955TV SeriesAnnouncer
Ring of Fear1954Radio Announcer (voice, uncredited)
Money from Home1953Race Announcer (uncredited)
The Caddy1953Golf Announcer (voice, uncredited)
The Hitch-Hiker1953Wendell Niles (as Wendel Niles)
My Friend Irma Goes West1950M.C. (uncredited)
The Star-Spangled Revue1950TV MovieFridgidaire Pitchman
Street Corner1948Wendell Niles
The R.C.A. Thanksgiving Show1948TV MovieHost
Screen Snapshots Series 25, No. 2: Radio Shows1945ShortWEndell Niles - Radio Announcer
Swingin' on a Rainbow1945Radio Announcer
Hitchhike to Happiness1945Wendell Niles (uncredited)
Sensations of 19451944Wendell Niles (uncredited)
Here Comes Elmer1943Announcer
The Masked Marvel1943Newscaster [Ch. 1]
Wings for the Eagle1942Silent Radio Announcer (uncredited)
The Big Shot1942Radio Broadcaster (uncredited)
A Tragedy at Midnight1942Show Announcer
Harmon of Michigan1941Wendell Niles
Puddin' Head1941Randall, Program Announcer
Strange Alibi1941Niles - 1st Police Broadcaster (uncredited)
A Man Betrayed1941Radio Announcer (uncredited)
Fight, Fish, Fight1941ShortNarrator
Ladies Must Live1940Radio Commentator (voice, uncredited)
Three Faces West1940Man-on-the-Street Radio Announcer
Gaucho Serenade1940Radio Announcer
Tear Gas Squad1940Radio Announcer (uncredited)
Four Wives1939Concert Radio Announcer (uncredited)
Espionage Agent1939Radio Announcer Introducing Garrett (uncredited)
Indianapolis Speedway1939First Radio Announcer (uncredited)
Broadway Musketeers1938Police Announcer (uncredited)
Cowboy from Brooklyn1938Radio Announcer (uncredited)
The Kid Comes Back1938Radio Announcer (as Wen Niles)
Sh! The Octopus1937Police Broadcaster (uncredited)
Ever Since Eve1937Monteray Police Announcer (uncredited)
Marked Woman1937Radio News Commentator (voice, uncredited)
The Crowd Roars1932First Radio Announcer (edited from 'Indianapolis Speedway') (uncredited)

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Joey Bishop Show1968TV SeriesHimself - Co-host
Chain Letter1966TV SeriesAnnouncer
Let's Make a Deal1963TV SeriesHimself - Announcer
Your First Impression1963TV SeriesHimself
It Could Be You1959-1961TV SeriesHimself - Announcer
The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show1958TV SeriesHimself - Announcer
The Colgate Comedy Hour1955TV SeriesHimself - Announcer
The New Truth and Consequences1950TV SeriesAnnouncer (1957-1958)
Screen Snapshots Series 26, No. 6: Behind the Mike1947ShortHimself
Screen Snapshots Series 25, No. 6: Wendell Niles and Don Prindle Show1946ShortHimself
Big Bill Tilden1941Documentary shortSpectator (uncredited)
Fashion Horizons1940Documentary shortWendell Niles
The Roaring Twenties1939Himself - Announcer (uncredited)

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sakima and the Masked Marvel1966TV MovieNewscaster

Known for movies


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