Site Migration

The server migration is on hold. Check here for more info.

Casey Kasem

From The TV IV
Jump to: navigation, search
Casey Kasem
Casey Kasem.jpg
Birth name Kemal Amin Kasem
Born April 27, 1932 in Detroit, Michigan, USA
Died June 15, 2014 in Gig Harbor, Washington, USA from complications from Lewy body dementia
Notable Shows Norville "Shaggy" Rogers in Kasem
America's Top 10: Host

Casey Kasem was an American disc jockey, radio personality and actor.



Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
The Batman/Superman Hour Dick Grayson / Robin 1968–1969 1
The Scooby-Doo Show Norville "Shaggy" Rogers 1969–1985 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Josie and the Pussycats Alexander Cabot III 1970–1971 1
Josie and the Pussycats in Outer Space Alexander Cabot III 1972 1
Super Friends Dick Grayson / Robin 1973–1974 1
Battle of the Planets Mark 1978–1980 1

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
Hawaii Five-O Freddie Dryden 6x22 - Mother's Deadly Helper February 12, 1974
Hawaii Five-O Swift 7x04 - Steal Now -- Pay Later October 1, 1974
Ironside Lab Technician 8x13 - Fall of an Angel December 19, 1974
Quincy, M.E. Sy Wallace 2x10 - An Unfriendly Radiance April 29, 1977
Charlie's Angels Tom Rogers 3x06 - Winning Is for Losers October 18, 1978
Saved by the Bell Himself 1x01 - Dancing to the Max August 20, 1989
Amen Himself 5x11 - Ernie and the Sublimes February 2, 1991
Saved by the Bell Himself 3x22 - Rockumentary November 30, 1991

Awards and Accolades

  • star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame


  • Kasem had done a local music show in Los Angeles called Shebang! His first cartoon voice was that of Robin the Boy Wonder in 1968 on Filmation Associates' Batman cartoon for CBS. His American Top 40 countdown show started in 1970, and the first song that charted no. 1 on the list was "Mama Told Me Not To Come" by Three Dog Night.
  • Kasem's most popular and prolific cartoon role was that of Shaggy on Scooby-Doo. His very first line as Shaggy, from the debut episode "What a Night for a Knight": "What a nervous night to be walking home from the movies, Scooby-Doo. And all because you had to stay and see Star, Dog Ranger of the North Woods twice!"


"Keep your feet on the ground and keep reaching for the stars."