The Bob Hope Show - Season 25

NBC (ended 1975)




Episode Guide

  • April 17, 1975
    April 17, 1975
    Episode 5

    Sear's Presents Bob Hope On-Campus,  guests are actor John Wayne, singer Aretha Franklin, comedian Flip Wilson and pop group America, filmed at the campus of UCLA Paley's Pavilion, Columbia University, Vassar, Florida Southern College and Howard Payne University (Brownwood, Texas).

  • April 8, 1975
    April 8, 1975
    Episode 4
    The Gillette Cavalcade of Champions Hosted by Bob Hope and Barbara Walters with guests David Janssen, Steve Allen, Dyan Cannon, Eva Gabor, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Alan King, Dean Martin, Jennifer O'Neill and Tony Randall. Award recipients are Muhammad Ali, John Havlicek, Olga Korbut, Archie Griffin, Bobby Orr, Lou Brock, Johnny Miller, Ken Stabler, Sandra Haynie, Jimmy Connors, and Chris Evert. In a short segment, David Janssen co-presented with Bob Hope an award to Lou Brock. Highlights: Best Achievement in Baseball: Lou Brock, Steve Garvey, Mike Marshall. Best Achievement in Basketball: Julius Erving, John Havlicek, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Best Achievement in Football: Ken Anderson, Jim Hart, Ken Stabler Best Achievement in Golf: Jane Blalock, Joanne Carter, Sandra Haynie, Johnny Miller, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player. Best Achievement in Hockey: Bobby Clarke, Bobby Orr, Bernie Parent. Best Achievement in Tennis: Chris Evert, Evonne Goolagong, Billie Jean King, Bjorn Borg, Jimmy Connors, John Newcombe. Best Female Athlete in Other Sports: Swimmer Shirley Babshoff, Runner Mary Decker, Gymnast Olga Korbut. Male Amateur: Archief Griffin, David Thompson, Bill Walton. Best Male Pro Athlete in Other Sports: Muhammad Ali, Richard Petty, Johnny Rutherford.moreless
  • December 15, 1975
    December 15, 1975
    Episode 3

    Bob Hope's guests are Olivia Newton-John, Dean Martin, Dyan Cannon and the Singing Angels. Also the 1974 AP All America Football Team join Bob for an hour of music and comedy. Look for All Americans Randy White, Anthony Davis, Joe Washington and Steve Bartkowski.

    Bob and Olivia duet to "Silver Bells".
    Olivia Newton-John sings "I Honestly Love You".
    Bob and Dyan in a sketch depicting life in a swinging singles unit.
    Bob and Dean do a takeoff on disaster movies.

  • November 20, 1974
    November 20, 1974
    Episode 2
    From Caesar's Palace, it's the Las Vegas Entertainment Awards. Bob Hope hosts the Awards with guests Paul Anka, Wayne Newton, Juliet Prowse, Sammy Davis Jr., Charo, Rich Little, Robert Goulet, Ann-Margret, Bobbie Gentry, Mitzi Gaynor, Alan King, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Shecky Greene, Marty Allen, Carol Channing and Roy Clark.
  • September 25, 1974
    September 25, 1974
    Episode 1
    From Central Park in New York City, Bob Hope celebrates his 25th Anniversary on NBC. Bob Hope's guests are Jackie Gleason, Carol Channing, Glen Campbell, Chaka Khan & Rufus and Miss America, Shirley Cothran. Also with Les Brown and His Band of Renown. Highlights: Glen Campbell sings "Bonaparte's Retreat". Bob and Jackie do Noel Coward's tongue-in-cheek "Why Must the Show Go On?" Bob and Jackie play a pair of vice cops who dress as women. Carol Channing whistles sibilants as she tells "The Inside Story of Cicely Cisson".moreless