The Ed Sullivan Show

December 3, 1967: Ray Charles, Billy Preston, Gordon McRae & Carol Lawrence, Jackie Kahane, Bill Dana

Season 20, Ep 13, Aired 12/3/67
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  • Episode Description
  • Music: --Ray Charles & Billy Preston perform "Double-O-Soul." --Ray Charles & orchestra - "Yesterday."--Ray Charles with Billy Preston (playing organ) and The Raelettes - "What'd I Say?"--Gordon McRae & Carol Lawrence perform "I Do, I Do," "My Cup Runneth Over," and "I Love My Wife" (songs from their Broadway musical "I Do I Do").--Frankie Fanelli sings "This Is All I Ask."--Grand Music Hall of Israel (musical troupe of dancers, singers, boys playing flutes & drums) - perform songs in Hebrew & English.Comedy: --Bill Dana (in character as Jose Jimenez) plays an Olympic hopeful. --Jackie Kahane - stand-up topics include NYC, Hippies, bus & air travel. Also appearing: --The All-American Offensive football team (including Ron Yarey, O.J. Simpson, Lary Czonka, Ted Hendricks)--The Mecners (balancing trio act from Poland).--Audience bows: David Merrick (Broadway producer), John Strachan (NYC Post Master), and Jane Keane (actress). New segment added to August 4, 1968 repeat:--The Blue Comets (Japanese Surf/psych band) perform "Gagaku" & "Blue Chateau."(The Blue Comets were shown in place of the audience bows & All-American team.)moreless

  • Cast & Crew
  • Bern Bennett

    Announcer (1948-1949)

  • Ed Sullivan

    Host

  • Ralph Paul

    Announcer (1959-61, 1964-71)

  • Art Hannes

    Announcer (1949-1964)

  • Ray Charles

    Himself

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  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Notes (1)

    • CBS repeated this show on August 4, 1968.

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