Fact of the Day

Despite his tremendous popularity, Jackie Gleason never won an Emmy Award. But his sidekick, Art Carney, won five Supporting Actor Emmys for both The Jackie Gleason Show and The Honeymooners. Reportedly, this irked good friend Carney, who hid his trophies so that Gleason wouldn’t be reminded of the industry snub when he visited Carney at his home.

 

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