The Steve Allen Show

Season 4 Episode 27

Sammy Davis Jr.; Frank Gorshin; Joanne Gilbert; Carlos Montoys; Sessue Hayakawa

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Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Mar 22, 1959 on NBC
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Sammy Davis Jr.; Frank Gorshin; Joanne Gilbert; Carlos Montoys; Sessue Hayakawa
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Guests (90 minute episode):
--Sammy Davis, Jr. (singer) - "Let's Face The Music And Dance", a medley including "Birth of the Blues", and "Fascinating Rhythm" with Steve
--Frank Gorshin (comedian) - impressions of Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Alfred Hitchcock, Rod Steiger and others
--Joanne Gilbert (actress) - "It Ain't Necessarily So" (with dancers) and "Hello Bluebird"
--Carlos Montoya (guitarist) - plays Spanish/Latin songs
--Sessue Hayakawa (silent movie star) - joins in silent commercial parody; clip of Hayakawa's 1914 silent film The Typhoon
--Nikolais Dancers (dance troupe)
Also: "The Nutley/Hinkley/Butley/Winkley Report" looks at spring activities including mountain climbing and fashion. Poston quizzes "The Question Man." Steve gives dramatic readings to livid "Letters to the Editor." "Crazy Shots." The jazz group The U.F.O.'s performs with Steve (steel drum), Nye (scraping a block of ice), Knotts (guitar) and Harrington (violin).moreless

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Sessue Hayakawa

Sessue Hayakawa

Himself

Guest Star

Sammy Davis Jr.

Sammy Davis Jr.

Himself

Guest Star

Frank Gorshin

Frank Gorshin

Himself

Guest Star

Skitch Henderson

Skitch Henderson

Series Regular / Bandleader

Recurring Role

Dayton Allen

Dayton Allen

Series Regular

Recurring Role

Tom Poston

Tom Poston

Series Regular

Recurring Role

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