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Gilda Radner Edit Profile


Gilda Radner, American comedienne. Recipient Emmy award as outstanding actress in variety series. Member American Federation of television and Radio Artists.


Radner, Gilda was born on June 28, 1946 in Detroit, Michigan, United States.


Educated, University of Michigan.


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  • Other Work

    • With Second City company, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Appeared in Canada performance of Godspell. Also various Canadian Broadcasting Company productions.

      Wrote and performed National Lampoon Radio Hour. Appeared National Lampoon Show, off-Broadway, 1974. Regular on NBC's Saturday Night Live, 1975-1980.

      Theatre appearances include: Broadway, 1977, Lunch Hour, 1980. Broadway debut in Live from New York, 1979. Films include: Mister Mike's Mondo Video, 1979, Gilda Live, 1980, First Family, 1981, Hanky Panky, 1982, It Came from Hollywood, 1982, Woman in Red, 1984, Movers and Shakers, 1985, Haunted Honeymoon, 1986.


Member American Federation of television and Radio Artists.


Married General Electric Smith, April, 1980 (divorced). Married Gene Wilder, 1984.

General Electric Smith

Gene Wilder