The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 9 Episode 16

January 6, 1957: Elvis Presley (3rd appearance), Carol Burnett, Sugar Ray Robinson

0
Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Jan 06, 1957 on CBS
10
out of 10
User Rating
1 votes
0

EPISODE REVIEWS
By TV.com Users

Episode Summary

EDIT
January 6, 1957: Elvis Presley (3rd appearance), Carol Burnett, Sugar Ray Robinson
AIRED:

Music:
--Elvis Presley (3rd appearance) performs "Hound Dog," "Heartbreak Hotel," "Love Me Tender," "Don't Be Cruel," "Too Much," "When My Blue Moon Turns to Gold Again" and "Peace in the Valley."
--Lonnie Satin - "I Believe" (from "Cotton Club")
--Leny Eversong (from San Paulo, Brazil) sings "El Cumbanchero" and "Cante Afre Cubano" (powerful gutsy female singer).

Comedy:
--Carol Burnett (stand-up comedy) - portrays different types of singers auditioning: a nervous girl singing "Paper Moon" & an overly confident woman singing "I Feel A Song Coming On."
--Arthur Worsley (British ventriloquist) - dummy recites the alphabet.
--The Six Gutis (comedy acrobatic act from Germany; clowns, men in gorillas suits)

Also appearing:
--Sugar Ray Robinson (boxer) - after losing title fight, is interviewed by Sullivan. In jest, Ed shows Robinson how to box.
--Nancy Crompton (dancer, does hyper ballet)
--Bory & Bor (novelty act) - sight gag: a man is wearing a costume which makes him looks like 2 people dancing.
--Audience bows: Don Budge, Jackie Robinson (newly retired), Gene Ward, Jimmy Lannon

moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Wednesday
No results found.
Thursday
No results found.
Friday
No results found.
SUBMIT REVIEW
    Bern Bennett

    Bern Bennett

    Announcer (1948-1949)

    Ed Sullivan

    Ed Sullivan

    Host

    Ralph Paul

    Ralph Paul

    Announcer (1959-61, 1964-71)

    Art Hannes

    Art Hannes

    Announcer (1949-1964)

    The Jordanaires

    The Jordanaires

    Themselves

    Guest Star

    Nanci Crompton

    Nanci Crompton

    Herself

    Guest Star

    Lonnie Satin

    Lonnie Satin

    Guest

    Guest Star

    Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley

    Himself

    Recurring Role

    Carol Burnett

    Carol Burnett

    Herself

    Recurring Role

    Sugar Ray Robinson

    Sugar Ray Robinson

    Himself

    Recurring Role

    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions

    FILTER BY TYPE

    More
    Less