The Bob Hope Show

Season 12 Episode 1

December 13, 1961

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Dec 13, 1961 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • News announcement: December 26, 1961.

      The 24th annual Academy Awards will be televised and broadcast over the television and radio facilities of the American Broadcasting Company from the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium.

      Hope's selection as master of ceremonies marks the third successive year he has been its sole master of ceremonies and the 10th time the comedian has taken the Emcees role for the presentation since 1939.