American actor, comedian and director Charles Nelson Reilly is best known for his comic roles in movies and television shows. His highest rated performance as an actor on the big screen has been in the documentary movie ‘Toots’ (2008). His other highly rated performances include ‘Charlotte’s Web’ (1973), ‘Queen Margot’ (1994), ‘Broadway: The Golden Age’ (2004) and ‘The Life of Reilly’ (2007). During the course of his career that spanned over 60 years a few of his movies like ‘Cannonball Run II’ (1984), ‘Rock-a-Doodle’ (1992) and ‘A Troll in Central Park’ did not do too well at the box office.
Reilly received positive reviews for his appearance on ‘The Larry Sanders Show’ (1996). His role as Jose Chung in ‘The X-Files’ (1996) also got the thumbs up. He appeared in the series ‘Charles in Charge’ (1989), ‘Family Matters’ (1996) and ‘The Drew Carey Show’ (1998 – 1999). His voice was dubbed for the animated series ‘Sponge Bob Square Pants’ (2001 – 2002) and he appeared a guest on the show ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ (2011).
Ben Harris' life is quite empty and lonely. Due to his anger, one day, he decides to kidnap a beautiful young girl, but is disappointed when he can only find a housewife in her 40s. However, it turns out that she is also dissatisfied with her life like him, and they both develop a rapport with each other.
Cannonball Run II is an action comedy film which revolves around an illegal cross-country race, where the participants race on various vehicles, hoping to win a million dollar prize.
The animated feature follows German Shepard Charlie Barkin, a casino-owner, who is killed by his former partner Carface. Seeking revenge, Charlie manages to return to earth and meets his friend Itchy. With the help of little orphan Anne-Marie, Charlie conspires against Carface. But then Charlie and Anne-Marie end up in danger where Charlie can save either Anne-Marie’s life or his own.
Charles Nelson Reilly Awards
|Winner||Best Original Cast Show Album||1962|