The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 7 Episode 1

September 12, 1954: The Darryl F. Zanuck Story

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Sep 12, 1954 on CBS
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September 12, 1954: The Darryl F. Zanuck Story

Broadcast from Hollywood:
A tribute to movie producer and 20th Century Fox executive Darryl F. Zanuck.
Filmed segments include highlights from some of 20th Century Fox's biggest movies, along with Marilyn Monroe's screen test.

Verified guests:
--Darryl F. Zanuck is interviewed by Ed Sullivan.
--Tony Martin (singer) performs a selection of songs from Fox musicals: "Alexander's Ragtime Band" (from the movie 'There's No Business Like Show Business'), "Mademoiselle" (from 'What Price Glory'), "Three Coins In The Fountain," "It Might As Well Be Spring" (from 'State Fair'), "It's a Woman's World" (from the movie 'Woman's World'), and "Thanks A Million."

Additional guests (scheduled to appear):
Jack Benny, Dan Dailey, Shirley Temple, Gloria DeHaven, Ruby Keeler, Sheree North, Dick Powell, Tyrone Power, Clifton Webb, and The Ken Darby Choir.


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