Sylvester Wiere

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Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary
Sylvester Wiere was born in Prague, in 1910, into a family having a long tradition in show business. He was the youngest of three brothers. In 1922, at the age of twelve, he and his brothers, Herbert Wiere and Harry Wiere, formed The Wiere Brothers comedy act and began performing in theatres and on stages. They came to America for the first time in 1935 and remained in 1937. The Wiere Bros. were an exceptionally talented comedy team, having the ability to play numerous instruments, sing, dance and perform acrobatics, while being extremely funny in the process. Read more...


Character: Chapman's Cheerful Chappies / The Stradivarians

The Great American Broadcast 1941

Character: One of the Wiere Brothers

Road to Rio 1947

Character: One of the Wiere Brothers

Vogues of 1938 1937

Character: Himself - Guest Performer

Laugh-In 1967