The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 13 Episode 2

October 2, 1960: Bob Newhart, Mickey Rooney, Danny Thomas, The McGuire Sisters

0
Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Oct 02, 1960 on CBS
9.3
out of 10
User Rating
2 votes

EPISODE REVIEWS
By TV.com Users

Write A Review

Episode Summary

EDIT
October 2, 1960: Bob Newhart, Mickey Rooney, Danny Thomas, The McGuire Sisters
AIRED:

Guests:
--Bob Newhart (comedian) - does a monologue about an employee who releases all of his pent-up resentment at his retirement party.
--Mickey Rooney & Joey Foreman (comedy sketch) - Rooney plays a drunken, inept Senator interviewed by reporter Forman.
--Danny Thomas (stand-up routine: sings a little & tells jokes about marriage)
--The McGuire Sisters - "I Love You"
--The McGuire Sisters & the Kane Triplets - "Kids" (from "Bye Bye Birdie"); "Hound Dog" excerpt, "When the Saints Go Marching In" & "That Old Soft Shoe"
--Earl Grant (singer-organist) - "Old Man River" and "El Cumbanchero"
--Harvest Moon Dancers (perform various dances: the rhumba, waltz, polka, jitterbug, and the fox trot)

Audience bows: Roger Maris, Elston Howard, Whitey Ford; Bill "Moose" Skowron (of the New York Yankees); Wilma Rudolph (Olympic track star who won 3 gold metals); Marjorie Lord; Andy Griffith; Al Mingert (Mingert bows from stage).

CBS repeated this show on July 16, 1961.

moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Monday
No results found.
Tuesday
No results found.
Wednesday
No results found.
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)

Joey Forman

Joey Forman

Himself

Guest Star

The Kane Triplets

The Kane Triplets

Themselves

Guest Star

Bob Newhart

Bob Newhart

Himself

Recurring Role

Danny Thomas (I)

Danny Thomas (I)

Himself

Recurring Role

Mickey Rooney

Mickey Rooney

Himself

Recurring Role

Episode Discussion

Join the discussion of this episode Episode Discussion

Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions

See All Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions Trivia & Quotes