What did Flip Wilson always say? Her trademark quips — ‘‘When you’re hot, you’re hot; when you’re not, you’re not,” ”The devil made me do it” and ”What you see is what you get” — became national catch phrases, part of everyone’s vocabulary in the 1970’s, when Mr. Wilson’s variety show became one of America’s best-watched programs.
What was the name of the lady that Flip Wilson played? Geraldine Jones is a fictional African American character and the most famous recurring persona of comedian Flip Wilson. Geraldine was played as a sassy and liberated Southern woman who was coarsely flirty yet faithful to her (unseen) boyfriend “Killer”.
How much was Flip Wilson worth when he passed away?
|Net Worth:||$6 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Dec 8, 1933 – Nov 25, 1998 (64 years old)|
|Profession:||Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Who was the comedian that did Geraldine? Flip Wilson, who became the first successful black host of a television variety show with his turns as sassy Geraldine, the Rev. Leroy and other characters he mined for ethnic humor, died Wednesday night.