George Schlatter


George Schlatter still goes to the office every day. He is the founder of the American Comedy Awards and for his work on television, he has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (at 7030 Hollywood Blvd.).

Opened in 2018, the National Comedy Museum complex encompasses 37,000-square-feet of space in Lucille Ball’s hometown of Jamestown, NY. The Center has collaborated with dozens of artists and estates to preserve materials that represent comedy’s significant artistic, social, and political contributions to American culture. An immersive multimedia theater is to be named in honor of George and Jolene Schlatter in 2023.

Books by George Schlatter

Still Laughing: A Life in Comedy


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