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Dick Smothers Net Worth is $1 Million. Dick Smothers is Comedian | Actor | Musician | Composer. Dick Smothers Date of Birth is 1939-11-20. Dick Smothers Nickname is Richard Remick Smothers, Smothers, Dick, the Smothers Brothers. Dick Smothers Country is Governors Island.. Richard...

Dick Smothers Net Worth is $1 Million.

Dick Smothers Net Worth is $1 Million. Dick Smothers is Comedian | Actor | Musician | Composer. Dick Smothers Date of Birth is 1939-11-20. Dick Smothers Nickname is Richard Remick Smothers, Smothers, Dick, the Smothers Brothers. Dick Smothers Country is Governors Island. Richard Remick "Dick" Smothers is an American actor, comedian, composer and musician. He is best known for being half of the musical comedy team the Smothers Brothers, with his older brother Tom.
Smothers was born in New York City, the son of Ruth e Remick), a homemaker; and Thomas B. Smothers, an army officer who died a POW in April 1945. After moving to Southern California, Dick attended Verdugo Hills High School in Tujunga, California, and graduated from Redondo Union High School in Redondo Beach, California, and later attended San Jos? State University then called San Jos? State College. At SJSC, Smothers participated as a distance runner for the track team Winter).
The Smothers Brothers have appeared on numerous television shows over the past three decades, including two shows of their own: The Smothers Brothers Show, a sit-com from 1965 to 1966; and The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, a variety show in 1967. Withou...
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Dick Smothers to appear in iO's Musical Improv Festival

Dick Smothers, one part of the famous comedy duo the Smothers Brothers, will appear in iO Theater's Chicago Musical Improv Festival this weekend. Smothers will appear as the guest monologist with the cast of the Musical Armando on Friday and will also be ...
Posted: August 13, 2017, 10:00 pm

Comedian, raconteur Dick Smothers as politically savvy as ever

Dickie Smothers is ready to tell some stories. And he has plenty of them. As one-half of the comedy duo The Smothers Brothers, he and his brother Tommy made their mark on the early folk music scene as a musical-comedy duo before starring in a ...
Posted: August 14, 2017, 10:21 am

The Smothers Brothers: Laughing at Hard Truths

The brothers, Tom and Dick Smothers, had had a successful run of appearances in nightclubs and on television variety shows with subversive takes on folk songs. When “The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour” made its premiere on Feb. 5, 1967, CBS figured the ...
Posted: February 5, 2017, 4:17 am

Dick Smothers on Comedy and Censorship

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB)--In recent weeks we've seen comedians such as Bill Maher, Kathy Griffin and Stephen Colbert face backlash for using certain language, images, and jokes. Legendary comedian, musician and actor Dick Smothers spoke to ABC7 at 7's Alan ...
Posted: June 8, 2017, 5:20 am

Why political satire may become even more important in Trump era

“Great moments of satire come in opposition to some sense of totalizing control.” In 1967 comedian brothers Tommy and Dick Smothers starred in their wildly successful variety show on CBS, “The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour.” But after President ...
Posted: December 29, 2016, 12:37 pm
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