The Ed Sullivan Show (1948–1971)

Buddy Holly, Polly Bergen, Sam Cooke, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Bobby Helms, The Crickets, Jean Carroll, The DeMarcos 

The Glenn Miller Orchestra appear as well as several Pop and R&B acts singing their hits of the day. Buddy Holly and The Crickets perform "That'll Be The Day" and "Peggy Sue". Sam Cooke ... See full summary »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Ed Sullivan ... Himself - Host
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jerry Allison Jerry Allison ... Himself (as The Crickets)
Martha Ann Bentley Martha Ann Bentley ... Herself
Polly Bergen ... Herself
Jean Carroll Jean Carroll ... Herself
The Collier's All-American Football Team The Collier's All-American Football Team ... Themselves (as The General Mills All-American Football Team)
Sam Cooke ... Himself
Sally De Marco Sally De Marco ... Herself
Tony De Marco Tony De Marco ... Himself
Douglas Fairbanks Jr. ... Himself
Glenn Miller and His Orchestra ... Themselves (as The Glenn Miller Orchestra)
Bobby Helms Bobby Helms ... Himself
Buddy Holly ... Himself
Lefty James Lefty James ... Himself
Joe B. Mauldin Joe B. Mauldin ... Himself (as The Crickets)
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Storyline

The Glenn Miller Orchestra appear as well as several Pop and R&B acts singing their hits of the day. Buddy Holly and The Crickets perform "That'll Be The Day" and "Peggy Sue". Sam Cooke sings "You Send Me"and "I Love You For Sentimental Reasons. The Rays, who encountered an auto accident on the way to NYC, sing "Silhouettes", with two members of the group replaced by relatives in order to "go on with the show". Bobby Helms sings "My Special Angel". Written by efffee@aol.com

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Genres:

Comedy | Music

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 December 1957 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

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CBS Television Network See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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