Whitmanmayo

Whitman Mayo

Whitman Mayo (1930 - 2001) was an actor best known for his role as Grady Wilson on the sitcom Sanford and Son, and the short-lived spin-off Grady.

A friend (and briefly agent) of Roscoe Orman, Mayo appeared on Sesame Street in the mid-70s, reciting the alphabet, and playing several animal guessing games.

Among his many television appearances are ER, Diff'rent Strokes, and Full House.

Sketches

Picture Appearance Description
Mayo-Alphabet
Episode 0886 Mayo recites the alphabet.
1037f
Episode 0778 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Lions)
1037i
Episode 0778 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Turtle)
1037u
Episode 0778 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Fish)
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Episode 0778 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Camel)
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Episode 0778 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Hippo)
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Episode 0778 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Skunk)
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Episode 0778 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Horse)
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Episode 0945 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Tiger)
1037r
Episode 1037 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Giraffe)
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Episode 1167 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Penguin)
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Episode 1167 Mayo's Animal Guessing Game (Snake)
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Episode 1162 Mayo tries to display the concept of UP, but soon discovers that he can't stay up in the air when he jumps. However, a group of kids can jump and stay up in the air (with the help of video trickery).

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