• Born date: 1932-12-09
  • Born in: Los Angeles
  • Death date: 2001-03-12
  • Death in: Los Angeles
Morton Downey, Jr.

Sean Morton Downey (December 9, 1932 – March 12, 2001) was an American singer, songwriter and later a television talk show host of the 1980s who pioneered the "trash TV" format on his program The Morton Downey, Jr. Show.The film company Ironbound Films produced a biopic about Downey entitled Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie, which premiered April 19, 2012, at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival.