ERNIE KOVACS REHEARSAL, THE (TV)

Summary

The following summary was provided by Ben Model:

Cold open with commercial for toothpaste called Kodadent - the Top Hatters perform "Go Baby Go" - Ernie does opening chat - "auditions" Alec Guinness for the show by running a clip of "To Paris With Love" - Kovacs reads some humorous news items from the Herald Tribune - Edie Adams sings "To Keep My Love Alive" - Kovacs as Pierre Ragout tells the story of "Snow White" - Top Hatters joined by Archie Blyer, perform "Leave-a My Girl Alone" - Peter Hanley sings "I Only Have Eyes For You" - Ernie as Edward B. Furrow in "Back to Back" spoof of "Person to Person" - Kovacs interviews Jim Fassett who plays selections from his new audio LP "Strange To Your Ears."

Details

  • NETWORK: DuMont
  • DATE: March 21, 1955
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:31:22
  • COLOR/B&W: B&W
  • CATALOG ID: T85:0619
  • GENRE: Variety
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Variety
  • SERIES RUN: DuMont - TV series, 1954-1955
  • COMMERCIALS: TV - Commercials - Prell^TV - Commercials - El Producto^TV - Commercials - Sentrol

CREDITS

    • Frank Bunetta … Supervising Producer
    • Ernie Kovacs … Producer, Writer, Host
    • Barry Shear … Director
    • Four Tophatters, The … Guest
    • Jim Fassett … Guest