The Bob Hope Show - Season 6

NBC (ended 1975)




Episode Guide

  • October 4, 1955
    October 4, 1955
    Episode 1
    Bob Hope's guests are Jane Russell, Wally Cox, Janis Paige and Roy Rogers. Also the Hollywood Deb Stars for 1955. Les Brown and His Band of Renown.
  • November 15, 1955
    November 15, 1955
    Episode 2
    Bob Hope welcomes Betty Hutton and Jeanne Crain to the show. Also with Les Brown and His Band of Renown. Highlights: Bob repeats last year's filmed sketch of "This Is Your Life, Lassie". He salutes the well-known canine star by inviting several other dog stars to take part in the tribute.moreless
  • December 27, 1955
    December 27, 1955
    Episode 3
    USO Xmas Iceland Show Bob Hope's guests are actor James Mason, pinup queen Betty Grable and strongwoman Joan Rhodes. With Les Brown and His Band of Renown.
  • February 7, 1956
    February 7, 1956
    Episode 4
    From London, England, Bob Hope's guests include Fernandel, Diana Dors, Yana, Nanci Crompton, Zena Marshall and the Ted Heath Orchestra. Also performing are the Nick Castle Dancers. With Les Brown and His Band of Renown.
  • February 28, 1956
    February 28, 1956
    Episode 5
    From England, Bob Hope's guests include French chanteuse Line Renaud, actor Douglas Fairbanks Jr., British comedian Tommy Trinder and The Bernard Brothers. Highlights: Fairbanks joins Hope in a satire on British commercials. Line Renaud and Bob are caught smuggling California wine into Paris. Tommy Trinder presents his version of "A Night at the Palladium". The Bernard Brothers perform an excerpt from their act at Pigalle in Paris. Bob Hope presents six lovely ladies in costume representing their respective countries: Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, Scotland and Sweden.moreless
  • March 20, 1956
    March 20, 1956
    Episode 6
    Bob Hope's guests are Greer Garson, Hedda Hopper, Vivian Blaine and Dick Foran .
  • May 1, 1956
    May 1, 1956
    Episode 7
    Bob Hope's guests are actress Kathryn Grayson, actor George Sanders, singer Pearl Bailey and comedian George Gobel. Highlights: Bob and Kathryn appear in a sketch satirizing opera and hillbilly music, in which she portrays an Italian opera singer and Hope plays the "king of the hillbilly recording stars". Sanders joins Hope in a tongue-in-cheek routine depicting the chicanery of agents trying to close a deal. Pearl does a sketch with Hope set against the background of Las Vegas in which she auditions for Hope.moreless
  • May 15, 1956
    May 15, 1956
    Episode 8
    Bob Hope's guests are Vic Damone, Kim Novak, Leo Durocher and Ken Murray. With Les Brown and His Band of Renown. Highlights: Hope is meeting with a group of network executives - a bunch of pre-teens.
  • June 17, 1956
    June 17, 1956
    Episode 9

    Bob with George Sanders and Steve Allen surrounded by beauties Dorothy Lamour, Jane Russell, Betty Grable and Marilyn Maxwell.

    Steve Allen conducts the tour that goes into a story conference, into dressing rooms, backstage, on the set and finally right off the cutting room floor.
    Latter comes when a film clip is shown that never got into the movie "That Certain Feeling".