The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 19 Episode 8

October 30, 1966: James Brown, Nancy Sinatra, Stan Freberg, Rich Little

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Oct 30, 1966 on CBS
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October 30, 1966: James Brown, Nancy Sinatra, Stan Freberg, Rich Little
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Music:
--James Brown - medley of hits: "I Got You (I Feel Good)," "Papa's Got A Brand New Bag," "Prisoner of Love," "Please, Please, Please" & "Night Train."
--Nancy Sinatra - "Strangers in the Night" & Sugar Town."
--Mrs. Miller - medley: "Downtown," "How Gentle is the Rain," "Second Hand Rose" and "Bill Bailey."
Drama:
--Judith Anderson & Donald Davis (actors) - perform a scene from Maxwell Anderson's play "Elizabeth the Queen."
Comedy:
--Stan Freberg (satirist) comedy routine: A "Father Of The Year" award is presented to the father of the H-Bomb; Stan then sings a folk song about men & women having same hair lengths.
--Rich Little - does impressions of Walter Brennan, Jack Benny, John Wayne, Art Carney, Jackie Gleason, Jimmy Stewart, Kirk Douglas, others.
--Arthur Haynes (comedian) - Barbershop sketch (barber is rude to a customer who only wants a shave).
Also appearing:
--U.S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Team - do precision tricks with rifles.
--Audience bows: Mrs. Frank Sinatra, Bob Whiteman (head of MGM).
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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)

James Brown

James Brown

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Guest Star

Stan Freberg

Stan Freberg

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Guest Star

Mrs. Miller

Mrs. Miller

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Guest Star

Nancy Sinatra

Nancy Sinatra

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Recurring Role

Rich Little

Rich Little

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Recurring Role

Arthur Haynes

Arthur Haynes

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Recurring Role

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