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Brenda Carlin (1936–1997)

Brenda Hosbrook was born in Dayton, Ohio on August 5th, 1936. In 1960, she met and fell in love with comedian George Carlin and on June 3rd, 1961, they married (George proposed in January). Two years and Twelve days after their marriage, their first and only daughter, Kelly, was born. She remained with George for 34 years until her death from liver... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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On Location Producer


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 1997 George Carlin: 40 Years of Comedy (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1997 George Carlin: Personal Favorites (TV Special) (executive producer)
 1996 George Carlin: George's Best Stuff (Video documentary) (executive producer)
 1996 George Carlin: Back in Town (TV Special documentary) (executive producer)
 1992 George Carlin: Jammin' in New York (TV Special documentary) (executive producer)
 1990 George Carlin: Doin' It Again (TV Special documentary) (executive producer)
 1988 George Carlin: What Am I Doing in New Jersey? (TV Special documentary) (executive producer)
 1986 George Carlin: Playin' with Your Head (TV Special documentary) (executive producer)
 1984 George Carlin: Carlin on Campus (TV Special documentary) (producer)
 1977-1982 On Location (TV Series documentary) (producer - 2 episodes)
- Carlin at Carnegie (1982) ... (producer)
- George Carlin at USC (1977) ... (producer)
 1978 On Location: George Carlin at Phoenix (TV Special documentary) (associate producer)
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Alternate Names:

Brenda Hosbrook Carlin


5' 4" (1.63 m)

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Produced eight of George's HBO comedy specials including "Playin' With Your Head". Brenda (up until her death in 1997) was a CEO of Cablestuff productions. See more »



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