The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 16 Episode 13

December 29, 1963: Hank Williams Jr.; Janet Blair; Jerry Vale; The Kim Sisters; Otto Preminger (cameo)

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Dec 29, 1963 on CBS
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December 29, 1963: Hank Williams Jr.; Janet Blair; Jerry Vale; The Kim Sisters; Otto Preminger (cameo)
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Music:
--Hank Williams, Jr. - medley of Hank Williams Sr. songs ("On The Bayou," "Your Cheatin' Heart" "Cold, Cold Heart" and "Lonesome Blues").
--Janet Blair sings "Some People" (from 'Gypsy') and "And This Is My Beloved" (from 'Kismet').
--Jerry Vale (singer) - medley of Italian songs including "O Solo Mio" and "Mama."
--The Kim Sisters - 'Al Jolson' medley ("Swanee," "Mammy," "Sittin' on Top of the World," "April Showers," "California Here I Come" and "Toot-Toot Tootsie").
--The Kim Sisters - "The Mysterious East."

Comedy:
--Twice Over Nightly, Upstairs At The Downstairs (New York nightclub revue) - troupe (which includes Paul Dooley, Jane Connell and Dick Liberti) parody people's excuses for arriving late for work.
--Billy Reed (Vaudeville novelty act) - plays "I'm Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover" on dinnerware (that gradually breaks apart as he keeps playing).

Also appearing:
--Audience bow: movie director Otto Preminger (appearance follows a clip from his movie "The Cardinal").
--The Maxwells (2-man pantomime & balancing act) - one man balances wicker boxes on his feet while the other climbs atop the boxes.
--Cameo: Paul Davis (football coach).
--The Pusztai Troupe(6 or 7-man acrobatic troupe from Hungary).
--Rene Lavand (illusionist) - does one-handed card tricks.

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    Announcer (1948-1949)

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    Art Hannes

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    Otto Preminger

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    Hank Williams Jr.

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    Jerry Vale

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    Janet Blair

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