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Uncle Miltie's guests include: The Andrews Sisters; and Gertrude Berg and Arlene McQuade from TV's The Goldbergs. Milton believes that Molly has asked for his help in getting Rosalie's reluctant boyfriend to propose marriage. He doesn't realize that, in actuality, she's scheming with Max to trick him into a trip down the wedding aisle. The Andrews Sisters volunteer their musical services.moreless
The Buick-Berle Show Berle's guests this week are Gertrude Berg and Arlene McQuade from TV's The Goldbergs, and Bob Cummings. Molly's (Berg) daughter Rosalie (McQuade) wants to move away and join the theater. It's up to Berle and Cummings to persuade the star-struck teen that show biz isn't all it's cracked up to be.moreless
This is the first episode of The Buick-Berle Show. Frank Sinatra and Tallulah Bankhead join Berle in the season premiere. Miltie reads that Bankhead is producing a Broadway play and he wants to take over the starring role from Sinatra.
Other performers include Milton Frome and Jack Collins. The singing "men of Texaco" make a brief appearance at the top of the show.
Berle's guests this week include: actor Victor Jory; singer Fran Warren; acrobatic dance trio The Charlivels; and singer Rudy Vallee.
Berle opens dressed as Cinderella. He leads the audience in a "Sing the Headlines" bit. Fran Warren sings "Love Walks Out" and a medley of her hits. A takeoff on the movie "Spellbound"stars Jory as apsychiatrist who hypnotizes patient Miltie into repeating everything he sees and hears. Vallee performs a medley of his 1930's songs. In the finale, a gap-toothed Berle leads a motley college glee club in butchering songs; guest soloist Vallee is pelted with fish during his attempted tune.
Milton's guests this episode include: host of the series Four Star Review Danny Thomas; Beatrice Kraft and her oriental dancers; singer Fran Warren; opera singer Vivian Della Chiesa; singer/actor Carlos Ramirez; 15 year old violinist Michael Rabin; dancers Harold and Lola; announcer/host of the TV series Lights Out Frank Gallop.
Berle enters as a June bride. Later, he coaches Thomas on how to host a weekly variety series while cracking a bullwhip at his writers. The finale is a succession of performers of the "United Nations of Show Business" production.
Milton Berle's guests this week include: comic actor Edward Everett Horton, jugglers the Pieros, Mazzone-Abbott Dancers, singer Mary Small, and Phil Regan.
Horton tries to tell Berle about a play he's written. To please the censors, Berle says he'll blow a whistle when something objectionable is said; he blows it constantly. The Mazone-Abbott Dancers perform an apache dance with Milton as an irritating Frenchman. In a sop to Berle's new movie, performers who "always leave them laughing" are saluted with impressions of Danny Kaye, Betty Hutton, Jimmy Durante, Al Jolson, the Marx Brothers and Charlie Chaplin. Fatso Marco, as Walter Pigeon, unleashes the pesky birds in the studio.
The Milton Berle Show Broadcast live in color from USS Hancock stationed at San Diego, CA. Milton's guests include Elvis Presley, Esther Williams, Buddy Rich, regular Arnold Stang and the Harry James Orchestra. Berle does a monologue and then is joined by Esther Williams for some banter. The two sing "Memories Are Made of This" with new lyrics about sailors. Elvis and his band perform "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Blue Suede Shoes." Presley introduces his "twin brother Melvin," a hick dufus played by Berle. The two launch into a reprise of "Blue Suede Shoes" with Berle destroying his guitar and dancing Elvis-style like a lunatic. Francis (Arnold Stang), now a sailor, is the winner of the date with Ester Williams contest; the two exchange their usual insults. Harry James leads his band in "You Made Me Love You" followed by Buddy Rich joining for "Two O'Clock Jump." As James, Rich, and the orchestra play "Tiger Rag," Berle attempts to join them on trumpet, with little success. Berle performs a musical number with Esther Williams as a wave who gets doused with water.moreless
The Milton Berle Show This color telecast from California features guests Mickey Rooney and Peggy King.
Miltie'spsychiatrist suggests he hire an understudy to relieve the pressureof carrying the show alone.Mickey Rooney takes the job, sending Miltie back to the doctor because Rooney's too good.Berle and King star in a production number saluting New York; Rooney has a tiny part, but weasels his way into the lead. Peggy sings "I Could Have Danced All Night" in a production number. Rooney steals the scene in a dramatic boxing sketch; Berle recasts it so that he plays the boxer himself.
Berle's scheduled guests this week include: vocalist Billy Eckstine; Dorothy Collins; comedians Morey Amsterdam and Henny Youngman; musical/comedy performer Jack Durant; Kenny Sharpe; actor Jack Albertson; Billy Barty; acrobat and trampoline act The Schaller Brothers; actress/singer Mary Beth Hughes; Jimmy Nelson; and the Harriet Hoctor Dancers.
Berle refuses to sign a contract for next season, so the Texaco rep (Albertson) threatens to replace him with Amsterdam or Youngman; Collins sings "Treat Me Rough"; the finale, "Around the Town", looks at entertainment offered at various New York City locations.
Uncle Miltie's guests this week include: former boxers Max Baer and "Slapsie" Maxie Rosenbloom; the Ben Yost Singers; vaudeville singer Benny Fields; dancers Teddy and Phyllis Rodriguez; Grecian dancer Bella Smaro; and swing harpist Robert Maxwell.
Berle's guest list this week includes singer Johnny Johnston, comedienne Nancy Walker, song and dance trio Buster Shaver, Olive (Shaver) and George (Shaver), Bert Gordon, and twelve child patients from the Department of Correction of Motor Disabilities.
Nancy Walker performs a comedy song "Irving"; Buster Shaver, Olive and George sing "I'm Just Wild About Harry" and dance "All the Things You Are"; Johnson does "That Old Black Magic"; Berle interviews Gordon portraying an opera coach.
Milton's guests this show include: movie cowboy star William Boyd, comic Henny Youngman, acrobatic team the Vanderbilt Boys, the Lane Brothers, child performer Verna Raymond, and singer Jane Froman. Comedy includes a take-off on Boyd's signature role, Hopalong Cassidy.
"Mr. Television" welcomes scheduled guests including: vocalists Evelyn Knight, the Boliana-Ivanko adagio dance troupe, vocal group the Ink Spots, and singer Brian Sullivan.
The Milton Berle Show Comedian Jan Murray fills in for Berle who fell ill during this week's rehearsals. Murray's guests include Gale Storm, Dick Contino and his accordion, comics Ben Blue, Sid Fields, and Joe Kirk.
Jan performs monologues and show clips from from the 9/29/1953 episode of The Buick-Berle Show featuring Frank Sinatra and Tallulah Bankhead.
Comedian Georgie Price fills in for Berle as host this week. His guests include: singer/dancer Bobby Van; singer/actress Louise Kirtland; Adrian and Charlie; and comic actor Jack Gilford; Carl Reiner from Your Show of Shows; actress June Havoc.
Uncle Miltie is the host of this election night episode. His scheduled guests include: comics the Calgary Brothers, Pierro Brothers, and vocalist Gertrude Niesen.
Milton Berle's scheduled guests this week include: Verna Raymond; Sid Caesar; exotic Apache dance group the Appletons;and singer Louis Prima.
Milton Berle's scheduled guests include: Vivian Blaine, comedian Buddy Lester, tap dancer Hal Le Roy, bandleader Ted Lewis, dance act Andre and Bonnie, and animal act Pallenberg's Bears.
Berle's scheduled guests this week include: comedians Henny Youngman and Morey Amsterdam (from Dumont's The Morey Amsterdam Show; singer/actress Lisa Kirk; acrobatic tumblers The Morrocans; comedy team Arnaut Brothers; O'Connell and Blair; and singer Alan Dale.
Kirk performs "The Lady is a Tramp," then clowns with Berle on "Charlie My Boy."
Uncle Miltie's scheduled guests include: Mel Allen, baseball players Yogi Berra and Phil Rizzuto, comedian Jack Norton, singer Donald Richards, composer Frank Losser, singer/actress Marie MacDonald, and guitarist Tito Guizar.
Milton Berle's guests include: Ethel Merman; Keye Luke; acrobat act Los Gattos; tap dancer Teddy Hale; and composers Joan Whitney and Alex Kramer, Charles Tobias, Maud Nugent and Lou Brown.
Berle makes his entrance dressed as a Roman riding in a chariot. He joins Merman for "The Varsity Drag" and "Friendship". Teddy hale tap dances. The finale is a salute to songwriters.
Berle's scheduled guests this week include: Bob Hope; singer/actor Sam Levene; singer Mary Hatcher; vocalist Toni Harper; opera baritone Robert Merrill; dancers The Dunhills; child performer Verna Raymond; and songwriter J. Fred Coots.
Milton's guests this week include: comedienne/impressionist Florence Desmond; Cole Porter; singer Carlos Ramirez; actor Jerome Cowan; and singer Eileen Wilson. A tribute to Cole Porter features a medley of his hits featuring Desmond (as Marlene Dietrich) and Berle (with a bad French accent and mustache) massacring "I Get a Kick Out of You". The whole cast comes out at the end as Porter takes a bow.moreless
Uncle Miltie's guests for this show include: actor Robert Alda; Moe Howard, Larry Fine and Shemp Howard (The Three Stooges); Rose Marie; Victoria Troupe; singer Morton Downey; vocalist Jane Froman; Max "Slapsie Maxie" Rosenbloom; child vocalist Herbert Coleman; and The Lee Sherman Dancers.
The Three Stooges interrupt Berle and do their famous three watches routine. And in a sketch, French Foreign Legion commander Alda has to contend with his Stooge soldiers.
"Mr. Television" begins his third season this week. His scheduled guests include: actors Robert Alda and Charles Coburn; ballroom dance team Adam and Jayne Digitano (The Digitanos); dancer Pat Rooney; comic actress Iris Adrian; Irene Farrell and Borrah Minevitch and His Harmonica Rascals.
In comedy segments, the smallest member of the "Rascals" performs in a "Little Lord Fauntleroy" costume. Alda appears in a sketch set at an insurance office where Berle undergoes a slapstick physical exam.
This week, Berle's scheduled guests include: accordion player Dick Contino; quick-change artist (formerly with "Ken Murray's Blackouts") Owen McGiveney; comic actors Arnold Stang and Beatrice Kay; and Chinese acrobats The Jim Wong Troup.
Uncle Miltie's scheduled guests include: Judy Canova, singers/comic brothers Dick and Gene (Wesson Brothers), dancers Mario and Florio, comic dance act Stump and Stumpy, and acrobatic act the Jansleys.
Berle starts the new year with guests including: actor John Boles; singer/songwriting team Noble Sissel and Eubie Blake; banjo player Eddie Peabody; vaudeville comedy team O'Donnell and Blair; dancers the Berry Brothers; and singer Patrice Munsel.
The Buick-Berle Show Milton salutes the start of racing season with guests The Will Mastin Trio (starring Sammy Davis, Jr.), Charlie Applewhite, and jockey Sam Renick, plus regulars Arnold Stang and Ruth Gilbert.
Berle buys a horse, names it "Mr. Television" and enters it in the big race.He also has an encounter with gangsters.
The Will Maston Trio performs a song and dance segment with Sammy Davis Jr. doing impressions of singers including Nat "King" Cole, Billy Eckstine, and Vaughn Monroe.
Milton Berle's scheduled guests include: dancers the Four Step Brothers, Latin bandleader Xavier Cugat, and Frank Marlowe.
Uncle Miltie's guests this week include: composer Sammy Cahn; actor Bruce Cabot; comic acrobats The Remys (Dot and Dick Remy); and comic actor Phil Silvers.
In one sketch, Berle plays Cleopatra with Cabot as Julius Ceasar. In a stand-up bit, Silvers gives Berle hands-on singing lessons.
Berle's scheduled guests this week include: vaudeville performer/songwriter Joe Howard, musical/comedy act the Slate Brothers, dancer who lifts furniture with his teeth Bobby 'Tables' Davis, child blues singer and pianist "Sugar Chile" Robinson, and comic/singer Gracie Fields.
Berle's guests this week include: songwriter Johnny Mercer; Max "Slapsie Maxie" Rosenbloom; Ella Logan; dancing trio the Dunhills; and Irish tenor Phil Regan.
Milton's guests include: actor/vaudevillian James Barton,Metropolitan Opera star Lauritz Melchior. and drummer Buddy Rich.
Melchior performs the song "Because". For his encore, he does "Figaro" in a Barber of Seville spoof. Set in a barbershop, he's giving customer Berle a shave. Berle ends up with a bucket of lather being dumped on his head. The bucket goes down hard, cutting Milton's nose. Berle finished out the show with tape on his beak.
Berle's guests this week include: vocalists Harry Richman and Kay Armen, vaudeville comedian/dancer Joe Frisco, dancers the Blackburn Twins, and singer Helen Kane.
Milton's guests this week include: the Les Paul Trio, comic actor Jack Carson, the dance team of Peggy Ryan and Ray McDonald, and Gloria DeHaven.
Milton's guests this week include: The Andrews Sisters; singer Eddie Fisher; novelty act Senor Carlos; knife throwers The Gibsons; actor Robert Alda, and Rex Weber who sings with his mouth closed.
The Andrews Sisters so "Pennsylvania Polka," the comedy number "Peony Bush," and "Girls of the Golden West.. Patty does a solo on "I Wanna Be Loved," and joins Berle and Alda on "The Pussy Cat Song."
Milton Berle's scheduled guests include: actor Robert Alda; vaudevillian and actor James Barton; dancer/furniture lifter Bobby 'Tables' Davis; and composer W.C. Handy.
Performers include Harry Richman, Valerie Bettis, Bill "Bojangles" Robinson. Milton Berle may have hosted.
Miltie's guests this week include: actor Chester Morris; singer Rudy Vallee; comedienne Martha Raye; vocalists/dancers the Magid Triplets; comic Dick Buckley; radio personality Norman Brokenshire; hillbilly comics Kitty and Fanny, song-and-dance act the Watson Sisters; Milton's wife Sandra Berle; and dancer Hal LeRoy.
"Mr. Television" welcomes guests including: dancers Peg Leg Bates and Gus Van; and comedy team Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis.
Berle's guests this week include: baseball player Phil Rizzuto; manager of the New York Giants Leo Durocher and his wife, actress Laraine Day; actor Raymond Massey; comedy dance act Helene and Howard; and comedian Jan Murray.
Uncle Miltie's guests this week include: guitarist Les Paul and singer Mary Ford; and from TV's The Goldbergs, Gertrude Berg, Eli Mintz, and Arlene McQuade.
Scheduled guests this week include: singer Perry Como; singer/actor Louis Jordan; comic performer Bert Lahr; comedian Herb Shriner; vocalists the Fontane Sisters; acrobatic act the Acromanics; singer Frances Williams; and Mindy Carson.
Uncle Miltie's scheduled guests include: singers Martha King, Anne Shelton, and the DeMarco Sisters, famed Yiddish vocalist Leo Fuld, dancer John Conrad, and trained animal act Sandy the Seal.
Milton Berle's guests include actor Robert Montgomery.
Uncle Miltie's guests this week include: Carmen Miranda; pianist Pupi Campo; dance team the Blackburn Twins; singers Eddie Fisher and Martha Stewart; furniture lifter Bobby "Tables" Davis; The Ray Charles Singers; and comics Jack Durant and Frank Mitchell.
Miranda performs several numbers, with Berle barging into her first one. Martha Stewart and the Blackburn Twins sing "Thou Swell" (with Miltie's help) and the Twins do "Shimmy Like My Sister Kate". Durant and Mitchell join Milton in a slapstick sketch; Eddie Fisher vocalizes with the Ray Charles Singers; Davis lifts three tables, on atop the other, using only his teeth; Martha Raye makes a cameo.
This show marks Milton Berle's "official" start as host of Texaco Star Theater, having been given the job earlier in the summer. His guests include: big band singer Evelyn Knight, vaudeville comedy team Smith and Dale; skating act Four Carters; vaudevillians Park and Clifford; harmonica player Stan Fisher; and Phil Silvers.moreless
Comedian Jack Carter fills in as host for an ill Berle. His guests include: actress Beatrice Lillie, the Harmonicats, and songwriter Johnny Burke.
Milton Berle's guests this week include: songwriter Mack Gordon; the Look magazine All-American football team; sports writer Grantland Rice; male dance team Lewis and Van; and singer Kay Starr.
Starr perfomns "Maybe You'll Be There" and "Honky-Tonk Hardwood Floor"; In sketchs, Berle plays an aspiring songwriter with Gordon singing some of his hit songs, and plays Snow White in a fairy tale take-off; Rice introduces the 1951 Look All-American Football Team and Jim Thorpe, his choice for all-time All-American.
Berle's scheduled guests include singer/actress Kay Armen and pioneers of the "Vegas lounge" sound, the Mary Kaye Trio.
The Buick-Berle Show Berle's guests include Hildy Parks and Elizabeth Patterson. Milton plays sleuth Professor Higgins, one of four characters he portrays in this comic mystery. Higgins tries to solve a case with little help from his wife (Parks) and mother-in-law (Patterson).
Milton's guests this week scheduled include: Basil Rathbone; dancers Steve Condos and Jerry Brandow; singer Eric Thorsen; and singer Denise Darcel.
Milton Berle's scheduled guests include: musical/comedy actress Mary McCarty; comic Lou Costello; tap dancers the Three Wiles; comedian Garry Moore; and Joe Phillips.