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Who is Willard Scott?
Willard Scott: Willard Herman Scott, Jr. is an American actor, author, media personality, clown, and comedian, best known for his TV work on Today and as the creator and original portrayer of Ronald McDonald.
- also known as Willard Herman Scott, Jr.
- born on (81 years ago) in Alexandria
- nationality: United States of America
- education: American University
- profession: Author, clown, actor, comedian, media personality, tv meteorologist
- Marriage with Mary Dwyer Scott between and (43 years and 3 months)
- parent of
- written works: "The Thanksgiving Book", "For the Birds: Creating a Sanctuary", "America is my neighborhood"
- TV series: "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade"
- some of the nominations and awards:
- nominated to Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Program - "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade", with Al Roker, Bill Bracken, Brad Lachman & Katie Couric
- Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Program - "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade", with Brad Lachman, Katie Couric, Bill Bracken & Al Roker
- nominated to Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Program - "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade", with Bill Bracken, Katie Couric, Brad Lachman & Al Roker
- Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Program - "Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade", with Al Roker, Brad Lachman, Bill Bracken & Katie Couric
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An Encyclopedia of What We Love to Eat by Andrew F. Smith
In the program, Willard Scott played Bozo. It was a successful combination and Scott ...
Encyclopedia of Television (2014)
by Horace Newcomb, Lambdin Kay Distinguished Professor for the Peabody Awards Horace Newcomb
Matt Lauer, Katie Couric, Willard Scott,. Several of the sketches from the series became favorites of fans but not necessarily of the performers. “The Ministry of Silly Walks” virtually ...
by Carol Haddix, Bruce Kraig
During the early '60s, entertainer Willard Scott appeared in several television spots as “Ronald McDonald, the HamburgerHappy Clown.” Ronald McDonald became the McDonald's “mascot” and later the figurehead for one of the most ...
by Robert Gregg, Gary W. McDonogh, Cindy H. Wong
Successive hosts/ partners, including Barbara Walters, Hugh Downs, Jane Pauley, Bryant Gumbel, Debra Norville, Katie Couric and Matt Lauer, have updated the formula, with comic relief supplied by Weathermen like Willard Scott (19804).
by Lois A. Vitt
and "Successful Aging, Willard Scott, and Dental Floss" (the health dynamics of individual longevity).
by B. Murphy
Even Willard Scott, the Today show host, has written a ...
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Willard Scott on the read carpet at the 1990 Emmy Awards 9/16/90 - Permission granted to copy, publish, broadcast or post but please credit "photo by Alan Light" if you can
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- That's Willard Scott in the passenger's seat
Photo credit: Dan Bock
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