The Red Skelton Show

Season 13 Episode 32

Crime Doesn't Pay Like It Used To

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM May 12, 1964 on NBC
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Crime Doesn't Pay Like It Used To

Red's guests are "Perry Mason" star Raymond Burr and rock group The Beach Boys.

Musical Highlights: The Beach Boys perform "I Get Around" and "In My Room."

Comedy Sketch: "Crime Doesn't Pay Like It Used To" - With the help of dishonest San Fernando Red, janitor George Goodguy (Burr) has been elevated to the office of district attorney. Now Red wants to discredit his former protégé. Also appearing in this courtroom sketch is Julie Redding portraying a defendant named Fifi.

Silent Spot: Red plays a vaudeville magician who serves dinner to a young lady in a rooming house where the rules prohibit female visitors.


Who was the Episode MVP ?

Raymond Burr

Raymond Burr

DA George Goodguy

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The Beach Boys

The Beach Boys


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Julie Redding

Julie Redding


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