'''Jonathan Harshman Winters III''' (November 11, 1925 April 11, 2013) was an actor and improvisational comedian. He had three comedy-variety TV shows (including ''The Wacky World of Jonathan Winters'') and several comedy albums, appeared in such films as ''Film/ItsAMadMadMadMadWorld'' and ''Film/TheRussiansAreComingTheRussiansAreComing'', was featured in an episode of ''WesternAnimation/TheNewScoobyDooMovies'', and gave improvisation lessons to Creator/NancyCartwright.

Creator/RobinWilliams cited Winters as a major influence upon him and Winters got to return the favor in becoming his co-star in the last season of ''Series/MorkAndMindy''.