The Jack Paar Tonight Show (1957–1962)
Ed Sullivan mentions Major Johnson was recently on the show.
Charlie Fleischer appears on the show with Hugh Downs substituting as host.
Wondering why Beaver wasn't on TV, Wally jokes, "probably when they turned the camera on, then he went flaky and started bawlin' worse than Jack Parr". Jack Parr was known to cry on occasion, while hosting his show.
Frank says he wants to watch the Jack Paar Show
B.J.'s mother mentions that her mother never got over Jack Paar leaving "The Tonight Show."
Mentioned in dialogue.
The baby is named Jack-Jack Paar
Craig Ferguson discusses the history of various significant late-night talk shows
Betty White says that she used to travel from California to New York to appear on the show
Grace says she's been working for NBC since "The Jack Paar Show"
Terry Bradshaw says he was on the old "Tonight" show with his Pop Warner football team when he was 10 years old
Bill Cosby says that his television debut was on the show with Allan Sherman as guest host
Betty White talks about appearing on the show
Barbra Streisand mentions being a guest on the show
footage from this show exists in this special
Clips are shown.
Rich Little spoofs the show.