The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 21 Episode 3

October 13, 1968: The Beach Boys, Richard Pryor, Pearl Bailey

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Oct 13, 1968 on CBS
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October 13, 1968: The Beach Boys, Richard Pryor, Pearl Bailey
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Music:
--The Beach Boys - "Do It Again" & "Good Vibrations."
--Pearl Bailey sings "Tower Of Strength," "I Believe" & "That's Life."
--Denny McLain Quartet (baseball player playing organ, with his combo) - "Girl From Ipanema."
--Bob Gibson (baseball pitcher on guitar) and the Denny McLain Quartet - instrumental song, unknown title.
--Gilbert Becaud - "Je T' Attends" & "What Now My Love."
Comedy:
--Richard Pryor (stand-up comedy) - re: "being cool," personal grooming & hygene.
--Jim Henson's Muppets - Muppets jump in & out of trash cans, scaring little girl.
--Bill Dana (comedian) - astronaut routine with Ed.
Sports:
--Sugar Ray Robinson (boxer) - talks with Ed.
--Ed interviews jockey Stanley Dancer, appearing with million dollar racing horse Cardigan Bay.
Audience bows: Mrs. Babe Ruth, Irving Rudd, Sugar Ray Robinson, Mickey Lolich (1968 World Series pitching hero), H. Lesslie Ward Jr, Benjamin Preston.
On film : Clip from the movie "Goodbye Mr. Chips" with Petula Clark & Peter O'Toole. Ed interviews Clark & O'Toole. Ed & O'Toole sing "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling."
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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 Beach Boys

The Beach Boys

Themselves

Guest Star

Gilbert Bécaud

Gilbert Bécaud

Himself

Guest Star

Petula Clark

Petula Clark

Herself, on film

Guest Star

Pearl Bailey

Pearl Bailey

Herself

Recurring Role

Bill Dana

Bill Dana

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Recurring Role

Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor

Himself

Recurring Role

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