Joey Forman

Joey Forman

About Joey Forman

Joey Forman (November 18, 1929-December 9, 1982) was an American comedian and comic actor. He first attracted attention in Las Vegas as the opening act for Mickey Rooney. He also co-starred in Mickey Rooney's 1954-1955 NBC sitcom The Mickey Rooney Show: Hey, Mulligan, as Mickey's best friend, Freddy. Forman was considered a standard Borscht Belt comic, and he performed standup comedy both live and on television (including shows like The Hollywood Palace). He also took on comedic roles in movies and on television. Forman appeared in two episodes of The Monkees, first as jealous kids show host 'Captain Crocodile' in an eponymous episode, then as Asian criminal 'Dragonman' in 'Monkees Chow Mein'.

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