Dick Clark's Live Wednesday

Season 1 Episode 1

September 20, 1978

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Sep 20, 1978 on NBC
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September 20, 1978
The series premiered with guests including Tiny Tim, Eric Estrada from CHiPs, Diana Ross, comedian Johnny Yune, singer Ricky Nelson, teen vocalists Jimmy and Kristy McNichol, and the L.A. Rams Cheerleaders.
The McNichol siblings sang "He's a Dancer", and stuntman Dar Robinson jumped on a trampoline that was suspended 300 feet in the air by a helicopter.
The finale was a music "supergroup" made up of conductors Paul Williams and Doc Severinsen, Charlie Daniels, Marvin Hamlisch, Hot, Chuck Berry, Charlie Rich, Frankie Avalon, Doug Kershaw, Walter Murphy, Eddie Money, Pete Best, Elvin Bishop, Donald Byrd, Stanley Clarke, Jim Seals and Dash Crofts (Seals & Crofts), Hoyt Axton, Rick Danko, Johnny Rivers, Mongo Santamaria, Bo Diddley, James Guercio, Nigel Olsson (from the Elton John Band), and Billy Preston.moreless

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